Nobody influenced contemporary hot rodding quite like the late Boyd Coddington. He was loyal to the core, a huge fan of Goodguys and friend to Gary Meadors, and one of the most influential people our hobby has ever seen. His hot rod builds, wheel business and television show put hot rodding on the international map for good.

 

Fuel Curve freelancer Tony Thacker filed this piece sharing his experiences with Boyd – from friendship, employment and all of the 80s and 90s hot rod glory, Thacker had a ringside seat for the rise of Hot Rods by Boyd. You really should to take a few minutes to read it!