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Hot Rod of the Year debuts at the Aims Automotive & Technology Center

Submitted on: 05-19-2010

Take the fastest engine technology out there, add highbrow fabrication and throw in some of the most famous names in the hot rod industry and you've got the Magnacharger Magnatude Muroc. This '32 Ford Coupe, named Hot Rod Magazine's Hot Rod of the Year for 2010, will be on display at the Aims Automotive & Technology Center on Saturday, May 29, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Don't miss the opportunity to view this marvel of automotive technology at the Aims Drive In event, located at 1120 South Gate Drive in Windsor. The "Magnatude" is a collaboration between Chip Foose, former star of the reality TV series Overhaulin', Jerry Kugel hot rod building icon, and local guy made famous, Jerry Magnuson, inventor of the MagnaCharger. "This is your chance to see the Hot Rod of the Year before it goes on tour at the biggest car shows in the country," said Aims Automotive Director Fred Brown. "Come check it out, show off your own wheels, and, while you're at it, take a tour of Aims' cutting-edge automotive technology center." For more information, contact Fred Brown at 339-6640 or

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