Latest Rat rod Stories

2014-09-30 12:27:45

SHAKOPEE, Minn., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Minnesota based Rat Rod Magazine announces plans to expand its operation in 2015 - an expansion that includes the launch of another magazine title along with increased national event participation. "We're all in," says Rat Rod Magazine Editor Steve Thaemert, who attributes the magazine's growth to a loyal reader-base. "It's not about money, it's about community." Rat Rod Magazine was started in 2010 by Thaemert and his father, with...

2014-09-30 12:21:33

SHAKOPEE, Minn. and ST. LOUIS, Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Minnesota based Rat Rod Magazine announces the launch of Raw Bike Magazine later this year. This new national newsstand title will be dedicated entirely to the blue-collar, home-built motorcycle enthusiast - something Raw Bike Magazine Editor Jerry Ripley says is missing from the shelves. "There's a void on the newsstand with most magazines in this category catering to high-buck bikes. We're going to give the working class...

2014-08-06 08:21:12

SHAKOPEE, Minn., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of the annual Rat Rod Magazine Tour - a tour that has traveled more than 10,000 miles through such places as Route 66, the Rocky Mountains, and more - the build-off pits 3 classes of builders against each other in a head to head competition. Last year's rat rod champion and 24 rat rod and rat bike builders will have 30 days and a $3000 budget to build and then drive their creation from St Louis MO to Lebanon TN, with a stop in...

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