Billetproof California
HOT CARS|Vol 4, Issue No.9, Winter 2020
The rules at Billetproof are simple; if you’re driving a big buck street rod or custom covered in billet aluminum pieces, you’re not welcomed here!

But if your driving a good old homebuilt hot rod or custom, come on in! Billetproof has been one of my favorite shows for years. So my wife and I jumped in BOB and headed for the fairgrounds in Antioch, CA for this one day event.

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