ROCKER’S ROD: SPEED IS THE NEW BLACK!

Hit Velocity series kicks off its second season with Noah Alexander and his team of master craftsman at Classic Car Studio building a head-turning hot rod for rocker Dale Stewart.

ROCKER’S ROD: SPEED IS THE NEW BLACK!ROCKER’S ROD: SPEED IS THE NEW BLACK!Following its debut in 2017, Speed is the New Black has become Velocity’s most watched freshman series ever. Thanks to this popularity, Velocity has renewed the series for a second season to continue to give fans what they crave – speed, style and performance. Season two starts on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 9pm ET/PT on the Velocity channel.

“We focus on showcasing the technical side of car building,” said Noah Alexander, owner of Classic Car Studio. “We talk shop, not drama and build cars that not only look great, but run great too. We enjoy producing legitimately awesome restorations that keep our clients coming in and fans inspired.”

ROCKER’S ROD: SPEED IS THE NEW BLACK!ROCKER’S ROD: SPEED IS THE NEW BLACK!This season Speed is the New Black will feature all styles of custom builds and restorations. In the first episode, Dale Stewart, bassist of the high-energy rock band Seether, will bring Classic Car Studio the shell of a ‘31 Model A Ford. Stewart wants to turn the Model A into a mean-looking, Hemi-engined, open-wheel hot rod that he can cruise around in when he’s not on tour.

’31 FORD MODEL A SEDAN

ENGINE & POWERTRAIN

331 cubic-inch Chrysler Hemi

Weiand 6-71 Supercharger

Holley dual-quad 600-cfm Carbs

Hot Heads Camshaft

Holley Fuel System

MSD Ignition

TCI 700R4 Automatic Transmission

John’s Industries 9-inch Ford Rear

CHASSIS & SUSPENSION

Speedway Motors’ suspension, shocks, steering column,

front axle, grille shell, plus miscellaneous parts.

CCS handcrafted Chassis

Wilwood Master Cylinder

Modified CCS Steel Wheels: 18×4 Fronts, 20×8 Rears                                                    

Firestone Tires from Coker Tire

BODY

Radiator relocated to the rear

Roof chopped 5 inches

Channeled 3 inches

Handmade seats, dash, door panels, floors, transmission tunnel and firewall

Brass Aircraft Rivets

Custom Zebra Wood Roof by Goebel & Co. Furniture

ROCKER’S ROD: SPEED IS THE NEW BLACK!Additional highlights for Season Two include a ‘57 Chevrolet Nomad built to rival the performance of modern day sports cars, a modified five-speed ‘65 Cadillac Eldorado Convertible, ‘05 Chevy SSR with a Nelson Racing Engines twin-turbo GM LSX engine and air ride suspension, plus a variety cars and trucks.

For more information about Classic Car Studio and Speed is the New Black vehicle builds please visit http://www.classiccarstudio.com/speedshop/speed-is-the-new-black/

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