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Apr
24
2017

10 Reasons to Visit Bentonville, AR

Everyone knows that Bentonville is home to Walmart’s headquarters, but the town is actually so much more than that. Image credit: gppande Located in northwest Arkansas,...

Apr
10
2017

5 of the Most Important Classic Chevys

With Chevys prowling our streets for the last 106 years, it’s no surprise that the Chevrolet brand has had a major influence in the automobile industry. All it took was a few extra special...

Mar
27
2017

5 Unbelievably Fast Street Legal Novas

During its 16-year stint, the Chevy Nova was one of Chevrolet’s most popular models. Originally designed as a compact car, the Nova transitioned into one of the most popular muscle cars...

Mar
13
2017

5 of the Most Awesome Custom Chevy Truck Interiors You’ll Ever See

We love seeing mods made to the exterior of a car, but we tend to fall head over heels for a stunning custom interior. All the time you spend driving is inside the vehicle, so you might as well...

Jan
25
2017

Chevy Stand-Outs Sold Well at Barrett-Jackson's First Auction of the Year

Barrett-Jackson always starts the New Year with some classic Chevys on the block, and we always look forward to seeing the restored and updated classics for sale. Here are some stand-outs from the...

Jan
20
2017

Can You Guess This Chevy By Its Headlights?

If you walk into an old diner in a sleepy town, you could probably sit down at any table and talk about old Chevys. Before you finish your first cup of coffee, you'd probably have a crowd of...

Dec
20
2016

A Brief History of the El Camino

In the history of the automotive world, no car has evoked the existential stoicism of the El Camino. Is it a truck, or is it a car? We'll try to answer that question in this post. But first, a...

Nov
21
2016

Build Your Own 1968 El Camino SS 396 Paper Model

One of the great all-time automotive questions: Is the El Camino a car, or is it a truck? The world may never know. What we do know is that it's a classic. Built as a competitor to the...

Nov
14
2016

11 Classic Chevys Worthy of a Country Song

There are, quite literally, hundreds of Chevy references in country songs. They're so ingrained in a lyricist's psyche that it's almost required to mention them by the second verse of a radio...

Oct
31
2016

What We're Looking Forward To At This Year's SEMA Show

As anyone who's been to SEMA knows, it's where some of the most important players in the auto industry showcase their latest technology and products. Last year, showrunner Chevrolet showcased...

Oct
6
2016

How Does the 2017 Camaro 1SS Compare to the First Generation’s SS396?

To celebrate the Camaro's 50th anniversary, H&H Classic Parts has created a detailed chart, comparing a 1967 SS 396 (L78 pkg) to a 2017 Camaro 1SS. Here’s how they compare:...

Sep
30
2016

11 Nostalgia Inducing Impala Ads

WARNING: This post is extremely sensitive and may invoke feelings of nostalgia due to classic Americana automobile imagery, specifically the Impala. Side effects include: smiles, heavy sighs, and...

Sep
23
2016

7 Two Door Wagons That'll Make You Green With Envy

Maybe the whole "station wagon" thing didn't take to the United States like we'd hoped. Neither did the metric system. However, it's ok to admit you're wrong. And if you don't think these 2-door...

Jul
14
2016

10 Classic Chevrolet Emblems We Love

Sporting a distinctive emblem can set your custom classic apart from the rest. Here are a few of our favorite classic Chevy emblems to inspire you. 1. 55 Chevy Hood Emblem Though nobody...

Jun
30
2016

10 Cool Classic Chevy Wagons

The words "station wagon" and "cool" might seem out of place in the same sentence, but that doesn't apply to these restored Chevys that make us wish we had a wagon of our own. 1. 1960 Chevrolet...

Jun
29
2016

5 Custom Chevy Interiors That'll Make You Never Want to Get Out of the Car

Do your ears perk up when someone says “wanna go for a ride?” If so, that either means A. You’re a dog, or B. Your car has an awesome interior, and you can't get enough....

May
29
2016

10 Vintage El Camino Ads

Like any great civilization, the Chevrolet El Camino left behind some telling artifacts when production shut down in 1987—namely these ads and commercials. Scroll down below for a look back...

Apr
19
2016

10 Chevelle Facts You May Not Know

The Chevy Chevelle is a vehicle we hold near and dear to our hearts. It’s an iconic muscle car that lead the pack during its time. If you love the Chevelle as much as we do, you'll probably...

Apr
6
2016

10 Awesome Bel Air Gassers To Get You Through The Day

A gasser is an iconic and specific type of hot rod born in the late 50s. This modification trend continued through the late 70s. A gasser is a production model that has been jacked up using a beam...

Mar
17
2016

10 Nostalgia Inspiring Tri-Five Ads

The Chevy Tri-Five run represented one of the greatest eras for the American automobile. To celebrate this awesome time and group of cars, here are some of the coolest Tri-Five ads. This...

Mar
2
2016

Low and Slow: Slammed Impalas That Own The Road

Classic Chevy Impalas are slick cars. They are the king of style meets performance. Check out these low and slow slammed Impalas to get you through the day. This slammed ’65 Impala...

Feb
2
2016

Impressive Chevys Showed Up at First 2016 Barrett Jackson Auction

The first Barrett-Jackson auction of 2016 attracted some awesome automobiles. Amongst the inventory were some head turning classic Chevys. Here are a few of the many cool Chevys that invaded the...

Jan
21
2016

Chevy's 5 Best Classic Station Wagons, Ranked

The classic Chevy wagon recently saw a sharp increase in popularity. While it wasn’t something most saw coming a few decades ago, the trend makes sense. They’re harder to find, and...

Jan
6
2016

Tri-Five Trivia Every Enthusiast Should Know

If you're reading this, you're probably a loyal classic Chevy fan, and you love the Tri-Five family. This group of automobiles falls into a class of their own. Here are some fun facts you may...

Dec
16
2015

5 Lowered Chevy Trucks We Love

Classic Chevys are dominating shows across the country. That's because people are restoring and customizing them to reach new levels. This collection highlights the slammed classic Chevy trend....

Nov
26
2015

Customized Classic Novas to Get You Through the Day

The Chevy Nova is one of the best cars made during the muscle car era; no one in their right mind would argue with that. However, the classic Nova is also one of the most underrated cars of the...

Nov
9
2015

Classic Camaro Trivia

The Chevy Camaro is one of the most well-recognized and well-loved cars ever made. However, some aspects about the origins of this car are a little mysterious. Here are 10 facts you may not know...

Sep
11
2015

Why The Nomad Might be the Coolest Tri Five

Initially pitched to the public as a concept based on the Corvette, the Nomad production vehicle was much closer to the Bel Air. As a matter of fact, it’s often referred to as a Bel Air...

Sep
6
2015

The Craziest Vintage Chevy Truck Commercials

Most vintage ads had a dash of strange as the world of advertising was trying to figure out what landed with consumers — and sometimes things got weird. That’s especially true for...

Aug
11
2015

5 Awesome Modded Chevelles: A Photo Gallery

The Chevy Chevelle is the king of the muscle car and one of America’s favorite cars ever made. To this day, the Chevelle continues to be very popular amongst enthusiasts. That’s why...

Jul
28
2015

10 Classic Chevys That Make the Case for Flame Paint Jobs

Flame paint jobs, or vinyl wraps, are one of those things you either love or hate. We have to admit, when they’re done wrong, it’s really hard to look at. But when a flame paint job or...

Jul
3
2015

Top 5 Coolest Chevy Museums to Visit

Whether you looking to do something on summer vacation, or planning a fall trip, visiting at least one Chevy museum this year is a must. Since you can’t see them all, here’s our picks...

Jun
25
2015

The Coolest Custom Tri Five Interiors

The Chevy Tri-Five lineup is host to some of the best looking cars ever made. These sleek automobiles had a distinct look that nothing on the market came close to then, and certainly not now....

Jun
15
2015

Our 5 Favorite Nova Burnout Videos

There are few things more memorizing than a cement-melting, rubber-killing Nova burnout! Here are our favorite Chevy Nova videos. Slow-Mo-Va Burnout This video is somewhat of a...

Jun
8
2015

5 Rare Classic Chevys

Visit any classic car show in the United States and what will you see? As far as Chevy models go, chances are you’ll see some Tri-Fives, Impalas, Camaros, a Corvette or two, and a mix of SS...

Jun
3
2015

10 Great Reasons To Restore A Classic Chevy Truck

Thinking of buying a classic to restore? Be it for personal use or a vehicle flip, here are 10 smart reasons to restore a classic Chevy Truck. 1. They’re Easy to Find Well, maybe...

May
21
2015

Awesome Vintage Nova Ads

The Chevy Nova is an amazing classic Chevy. Available from the early 1960s through the late 1980s, the Nova was an important vehicle in the Chevy line up and had some fun advertising behind it....

May
11
2015

History of the Chevy Truck: 1963-1972

In the first part of this series, we covered the history of the classic Chevy truck from 1955 through 1962. It was there where we discussed the transition from the Advance Design in early 1955,...

May
7
2015

Awesome Chevelle Drag Racing Videos

Drag racing is one of the most exhilarating sports in the world. Even just as a spectator, it’s hard not to have a racing heart when you see an awesome car tear down a track. It’s even...

Apr
12
2015

5 Odd Options for Classic Chevys

The evolution of the automobile has required a lot of trial and error over the last few decades. Much of what a car once was has changed considerably, but many features still have roots in...

Apr
8
2015

History of the Chevy Truck: 1955-1962

The Chevy truck is an iconic automobile and a powerful influencer today. Here’s what went down between the years of 1955 and 1962 in the world of Chevy trucks. Advance Design...

Mar
5
2015

A Brief History of the Chevelle

Muscle, power, and rumble — you’re thinking about the Chevelle now, aren’t you? That’s because this classic Chevy embodied American muscle cars like no other. Here's brief...

Feb
9
2015

Classic Chevy Bargains - 5 Beloved Models That Are Still Affordable

If you’ve been paying attention to auctions like Barrett-Jackson, or eBay, you know the value of classic Chevys has skyrocketed over the past few years. With record-breaking sales and...

Jan
26
2015

Five Forgotten Chevy Models From the 70s

When you think of the 1970s on American roads, certain cars come to mind, The Camaro, the Chevelle, the Impala — all Chevys we know and love. What we often forget is that there were many...

Jan
12
2015

Vintage Chevelle Ads From the 1960s: Part II

Since we had such a good time bringing you some of the coolest, oddest, and most unique ads by GM for the Chevelle in the 60s, it’s time to post some more. Plus, there were a few we wanted...

Jan
5
2015

$75 Well Spent! 38 Years Worth of Commuting for Less Than a Hundred Bucks

38 years ago, a Prinsburg, MN man purchased a 1957 1/2 ton Chevy pickup truck for $75. In need of a truck to get him back and forth to work, Bob Sportel haggled his way into this truck that...

Jan
4
2015

Vintage Chevelle Ads From the 1960s: Part I

Vintage advertisements take us back to a simpler time. A time of sunsets, beaches, ladies with scarves on their heads, and almost humorous (unintentionally) and awkward catch phrases -- but we...

Dec
28
2014

The Classic Impala Years: 1958-1970

Coming out in 1958, the original Impala is as iconic now as it was then. The captivating look of it still manages to turn heads today. The individual taillights swooped over by the protruding fins...

Dec
26
2014

History of the Chevy Nova

From its start as an economical small car, to its rise to one of the best known muscle cars of its era, the Chevy Nova has long been a consumer favorite. Where did it all begin, and...

Nov
5
2014

Top 7 Chevy Muscle Cars in Hollywood

Everyone has a favourite type of car, and everyone has a favourite TV show. Every now and again, these two will form a Venn diagram and the resulting crossover of the two leads to hours of...

Sep
29
2014

1955 Chevrolet Bel Air: a Timeless Icon From the Nifty Fifties

Half way through the nifty fifties, the second generation Chevrolet Bel Air, appropriately dubbed the “hot one,” appeared with all new “motoramic” styling and an optional,...

Mar
3
2014

1950-1957 Chevrolet Bel Air: The Car Next Door

The Bel Air model debuted under the Chevrolet brand name in 1950 and was the height of the Chevy lineup. For the following 2-1/2 decades, this car would charm drivers everywhere. Here’s...

Aug
21
2013

How H&H Got Started

H&H was started by Herman, Liz, and Tray Smith in 1987 as a part time business that would go along with their full service automotive center. Herman and Liz have been in the automotive service...