Hotels and Camping

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Camping reservations are opening to the public on March 11. By this time the fairgrounds will have an accurate account for the total number of spots to camp. There are many hotels in the region ready to take your reservations as well. PLEASE mention the Vintage Torque Fest when you call them up. This matters… Read more »

New Site!

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we hope you enjoy the new look of the website…. Many over the years have commented that the website needs help. we agree.  Hope the new site meets everyones expectations

Torque Fest Pre Party

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30th Annual Quad City Rod and Custom show will take place at the QCCA in Rock Island IL Jan 25-27. Fifth of Country will be playing.  Retro Relics, Todd Jones, and a few others will be at the show vending. We will again be showing the vintage drag races, stock car footage, and classic movie… Read more »

Independent Syndicate

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Please visit for the best traditional shows in the midwest. There are MANY great shows out there – but there are only a handful that have entry guidelines that adhere to keeping the traditional rod and kustom scene alive. This is what the Independent Syndicate is all about.

2012 Wrap Up

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We have called and you have answered. We thought the excitement of the Jalopy Showdown in PA would be a great thing to bring back to Iowa. We didn’t have the funds to get it started so we got some seed money from Los Punk Rods out of KC. We got the word out through… Read more »