Skip to main content

chip foose

  • 0
    SEMA: Chip Foose tastefully enhances his personal Ford GT

    Typically, we'd expect a vehicle from 2006 to fall well short of a more modern vehicle, both in terms of performance and style. Of course, the Ford GT is not your average offering from the Bush era. That's doubly true when the 2006 GT in question belongs to one Chip Foose. Purchased by his wife ...

  • 0
    Auctions: Chip Foose custom 1953 Ford F-100 sells for $170k at Barrett-Jackson [UPDATE: w/video]

    There may not be a more recognizable name in the world of custom cars than Chip Foose, and those star-struck (and well-healed) fans of Foose just had the opportunity to purchase one of the designer's custom creations for their very own garage. This 1953 Ford F-100 pickup was created to ...

  • 0
    Video: Nothing says "Chip Foose" like... Volkswagen?

    To help tell the story of the 256-horsepower 2012 Golf R, Volkswagen has enlisted aid from an unexpected quarter: hot rodder and kandy-kolored-tangerine-flake-inclined Chip Foose. Turns out that Mr. Overhaulin' owned a 1985 Golf GTI and thought the world of it, and he engages in a couple minutes ...

  • 0
    Poll: Foose/Deere 4020 vs John Deere 620 Orchard

    Which one would you choose? The Chip Foose John Deere 4020 or a John Deere 620 orchard model? Vote after the jump!
    Chip Foose's John Deere 4020 is pretty kickass, but the reality is this: You needn't enlist the services of a famous pro rodder to get a slick-lookin' John Deere tractor. Take, for ...

  • 0
    Chip Foose builds a custom 2010 Ford Mustang that you can win

    2010 Foose Ford Mustang GT - click above for a high-res gallery
    If you've ever seen Chip Foose at work, it's hard not to admire the guy. He's got more natural talent in his pinky finger than most of us car guys can dream of, and each of the vehicles he builds ends up being a work of art. He ...

  • 0
    SEMA 2008: Chip Foose unveils his latest creation, the Terracuda

    Click above for a high-res gallery of the Foose Terracuda Only Chip Foose could make brown look so good. The story goes that one of his customers brought in a Breitling watch and asked Chip to make his car the same color. This was the result, a 1970 Plymouth Barrauda painted in Terracuda Brown with ...

  • 0
    We're out too! Foose Design also cuts ties with Unique Performance

    Foose Design and the man for which the company is named, Chip Foose, announced last Friday that it is severing all ties with Unique Performance. The Dallas-based company had agreements with Foose to produce the Foose Mustang Stallion (pictured), Foose Camaro, Foose Challenger and Foose Motorcycle, ...

  • 0
    SEMA 2007: 1,000 HP ProPane Chevelle by Mothers

    Click image for live gallery from SEMAIt seems that a lot of companies are realizing that unless your horsepower claims are in the four-digit range, they barely get noticed anymore. With that in mind, the team at Mothers Polish cooked up a very special 1970 Chevelle SS hot rod with 1,000 HP under ...

  • 0
    In the Autoblog Garage: RIDEMAKERZ Ford Super Chief

    Click the pic above for a high-res gallery of images var digg_url = ''; The common mantra for most people that have made the unfortunate transition to adulthood goes something like this: "Wish I would have had that when I was a kid." We feel ...

  • 0
    Ridemakerz coming to a mall near you

    Great, another retail establishment that can't spell. Here's a tip: "Z" does not equal "S." Using Z to pluralize words will also not make you hip or cool. Rather, it will point out that it's an obvious stab at being cool, without actually attaining coolness. Alphabet abuse aside, the concept of ...

  • 0
    Possible Cuda for Chrysler? Foose thinks so, we don't

    The interweb is atwitter today thanks to a piece published by the Detroit News that hints Chrysler may revive the storied Cuda nameplate. Such a car would obviously share a platform with the upcoming Challenger, though would be sold as a Chrysler model since its original parent brand, Plymouth, is ...

  • 0
    New York Auto Show: Chip gives us the scoop on his upcoming Foose F-150

    Click the image above to view the Autoblog Chip Foose interviewQuestions remained surrounding the Ford Chip Foose F-150, so we set out in search of answers and found ourselves speaking to the man whose name appears on the truck. A couple of questions and a Chip riff or two later, here's what we ...

  • 0
    New York Preview: Ford F-150 Foose Edition debuts

    click above image to view five desktop wallpaper-sized pics of the F-150 Foose EditionWe reported late last year that Chip Foose had hooked up with Ford to produce some special Foose-ified Blue Oval models, and the F-150 is the first vehicle to get the famous tuner's treatment. Based on the F-150 ...

  • 0
    What's in a name? "Hemisfear" becomes Foose Coupe as production nears

    Click image for gallery of live and press picsWhen we saw this car at SEMA, it wore the Hemisfear moniker. But something happened on the way to (limited) production. Rumor has it Chrysler balked at the use of "HEMI" in the name, and so the Foose Coupe was born. Still available with a 392 crate ...

  • 0
    2007 Barrett-Jackson, Scottsdale: CNN Warrior One Hummer tops $1 MIL

    Click image for high-res galleryThey say a picture is worth a thousand words. Well, apparently each of the pictures in the custom mural paintjob on this Hummer were worth $1,000. More a thank-you gift for making a huge donation than anything, the Overhauled Hummer was perhaps the biggest star in ...

  • 0
    Foose Stallions galloping into a Ford dealer near you

    Yet another custom Mustang story. OK, we understand you might be getting overwhelmed by all of the special 'Stangs on the market right now, but as America's only affordable sportscar with a V8, it's an obvious tuner choice. And this happens to be a Mustang by one of our favorite customizers, Chip ...

  • 0
    SEMA: Foose Hemisfear and no loathing in Las Vegas

    SEMA may have been overrun with sport compacts and speaker boxes years ago, but the hot rod still rules and the Foose Hemisfear found at the DaimlerChrysler display is one of the best we've seen this trip. It's a car that's captivating from every angle. From the exposed carbon fiber to the ...

  • 0
    SEMA: Foose P-32 Hot Rod

    Chip Foose is a magician. And not the David Blaine, look-at-me-while-I-live-underwater-for-a-month kind of magician. He's the kind we like. He's a wizard with metal. Famous for turning muscle cars into resto-mods or all-out customs that manage to grab their fair share of awards over the year, he ...

  • 0
    A Foose and your money... Die-cast collectibles from the king of custom

    Once upon a time filling a garage with Chip Foose dream cars involved either a check with lots of zeros or help from Nicolas Cage and Angelina Jolie. Now anyone with a "minimum deposit required" from their bank can park Foose's creations next to their daily driver. Yes, of course we're talking ...

  • 0
    GM supplying MTV with fleet of custom E85 vehicles and Chip Foose Tahoe Concept

    General Motors has teamed up with the 2006 MTV Video Music Awards to supply the event with a fleet of 60 E85 capable Chevy Tahoe, Avalanche and Suburban vehicles. The fleet will be used to transport "talent" (we use that term loosely) to the event and also get the word out about the first E85 ...


Autoblog iPhone App
Shop for a vehicle