Among the many benefits of being a member of the National Street Rod Association® (NSRA) is the free subscription to StreetScene® Magazine, the NSRA's members only, full color monthly publication. The magazine is mailed direct to the members each month, and is not available on newsstands.
StreetScene Magazine, now well into its third decade of continuous publication, has long been considered one of the best information sources in the hobby. With shorter lead times than other publications of its quality, the news, coming events listings and cars and parts for sale sections are as up-to-the-minute as is possible. Because of the timeliness of publication, all of the various departments are extremely popular and therefore the best in the hobby. StreetScene's cars and parts for sale, trade or wanted sections are unrivaled, and the members are able to use the service for two free ads (there is a minimal fee for photos) in each monthly issue. The coming events section lists every automotive type activity imaginable from local swap meets, car shows and cruise nights to the NSRA Nationals and other large events across the country.
In addition to the direct member service monthly departments, there are editorials, letters to the editor and a safety column, news of the NSRA National events and the street rod industry, a place for members to show their vehicles, and coverage of more than 100 activities from around the world each year. StreetScene has monthly full color features of members' vehicles. This new addition is receiving acclaim from the readers, and is a "regular feature" status. The magazine has display advertising from the leaders in specialty parts and accessories, and according to a recent reader survey, StreetScene Magazine is among the most thoroughly read publications in most enthusiasts' homes. NSRA members feel StreetScene Magazine itself is more than worth the annual membership fee.
Gary and Nancy Pettigrew’s ’35 Hupmobile may have taken a few tries to get the look just right, but the result is a rod that has been a staff favorite for years.
It may seem that UPS has been a fixture at the Street Rod Nationals Plus forever, but the relationship actually evolved out of the NSRA making Louisville the permanent home for the Nationals nearly two decades ago.
Wayne Powell, the current owner of this sweet ’55 Oldsmobile, has been going on vacation in this car since his parents bought the Olds new in 1955.
When Dave Leonard started his business, he was selling used GM parts at swap meets. Over the years, Original Parts Group (OPG) has morphed into the industry-leading manufacturer of GM reproduction parts, providing almost anything a car builder or restorer could want for GM cars from the mid-‘50s through the late-‘80s.
In 2007 a group of friends from a small church in Barrington, Illinois, decided to do something for our U.S. military warriors but what?
Easy Street Rides & Rods builds cars and sells parts for the do-it-yourselfer, but it’s what they do above and beyond this that makes their business so much more unique than your typical rod shop.
If there’s one thing we run into at almost every event it’s guys who are totally stoked on the car they just built.
For more information on StreetScene Magazine and membership in the National Street Rod Association, contact:
NSRA, 4030 Park Ave., Memphis, TN 38111, or phone 901-452-4030.