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Dodge Challenger Hellcat is a Tribute to the 1970 Challenger 426 Hemi

Dodge HellCat Against Chicago Skyline

By Matthew C. Keegan / Originally Published April 14, 2017 / National Automotive Parts Association / Not since the 707-horsepower 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat broke cover have we seen anything like this super-powered sport coupe. Neither the Ford Mustang nor the Chevrolet Camaro has matched the Hellcat’s performance numbers — only the newly announced 2018 Dodge Challenger

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Keep on Truckin’ with the American Truck Historical Society: Featured Car Club Follow-Up

We’d like to thank the members of the SoCal Chapter of the American Truck Historical Society for joining us at the March 5, 2017 Pomona Swap Meet & Classic Car Show. We enjoyed seeing their pickups, semis, and military vehicles. It’s not every day we get to see a restored 1959 Mack, Ford F900 RV,

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A Breath of Fresh Air: Syndicate Customs

One of the first things people usually upgrade on a new project vehicle is the suspension. Whether you’re working on a project or you just want to improve the suspension of your ride, Syndicate Customs can help bring your vision to life! Syndicate Customs (formerly known as Syndicate Motorsports) does it all, from custom jobs to kits

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3 Types of Spark Plugs: What’s the Difference?

Old Spark Plugs

By Blair Lampe / Originally Published April 5, 2017 / National Automotive Parts Association / Gasoline-powered engines come in different shapes and sizes, but they all require three essential elements: air, fuel and spark. The spark makes its way through a distributor, which sends an electrical current along an insulated wire to the individual spark plugs, timed

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Win This Shirt!

Official 2017 Pomona Swap Meet Event t-Shirt

Want to win an official 2017 Pomona Swap Meet & Classic Car Show event t-shirt? It’s easy… just sign up for the Pomona Swap Meet Newsletter, then click on the “Win This Shirt!” link in the e-newsletter that we send before each of our 2017 events. Five winners will be randomly chosen from the eligible participants every

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Are You Following Us? Our Favorite Posts From March

Pomona Swap Meet's Instagram

Whether you come to every Pomona Swap Meet or you’ve never actually made it to a show, you can find fresh content straight from Pomona on our Facebook and Instagram. Here are a few of our favorite posts from March 2017… and this time around we thought we’d focus on the Car Clubs! 1. We caught some of the Lady

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Is a Grease Gun Missing From Your DIY Toolbox?

Sailor Using a Grease Gun

By Benjamin Jerew / Originally Published March 6, 2017 / National Automotive Parts Association / From the engine to the axles and everything in between, there are tens of thousands of metal and plastic parts moving you down the road or through a field. Without lubrication, those moving parts would quickly wear out and grind to a screeching

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Headlight Restoration in 4 Easy Steps

Classic Ford Patina

By Benjamin Jerew / Originally Published February 8, 2017 / National Automotive Parts Association / Every mile you drive, your plastic headlight lenses are under chemical and radiation attack. Your headlight lenses don’t stand a chance against ultraviolet rays from the sun and volatile compounds in vehicle exhaust, which is why they start to yellow and “fog” over

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How do you define “Modern Classic?”

2005 Ford GT

By John L. Stein / Originally Published December 20, 2016 / Hagerty / They say The Rolling Stones never retired. From 1963’s “Come On” to this year’s “Hate to See You Go,” the band’s artistry evolved in one long, winding progression – kind of like the Mother Road, only with staff lines instead of lane lines.

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Are You Following Us? Our Favorite Posts From February

Pomona Swap Meet Instagram Feb 2017

Whether you come to every Pomona Swap Meet or you’ve never actually made it out to a show, you can find original content straight from Pomona on our Facebook and Instagram. Here are some of our favorite posts from February. 1. People seem to love or hate the cat’s eyes tail lights that Chevy used on their 1959

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Why Choose a Four-Door Over a Coupe

Oldsmobile Omega

By Benjamin Preston / Originally Published December 21, 2016 / Hagerty / If you’re into cars, there’s a good chance you’ve lusted after some sort of sporty two-door coupe at some point in your life. I’m 38 years old, and like many people my age, grew up watching “The Dukes of Hazzard,” “Night Rider” and other

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ATHS – Truckin’ To Pomona In Their Old Iron

GMC 100 1/2 Ton Pickup Truck

If you follow classic vehicle trends, you already know that vintage trucks are the hot ticket right now… Options for restoring and customizing your classic Chevy C10 or Ford F Series truck are everywhere. We’ve even seen a rebirth of the “mini-truck” scene from the 80s and 90s. Of course, we’ve always had an affinity

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