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National Street Rod Association


NSRA -  National Street Rod Association -
the official organization of street rodders.
NSRA sponsors the annual  Street Rod Nationals.

Imagine 11,000 Street Rods In One Place!

The Street Rod Nationals serves as a showplace for the majority of the hot rodding and street rodding world to display their cars.

Each August, the world's biggest street rod event returns to Louisville, Kentucky, drawing over 11,000 pre- 1949 vehicles. Vehicles manufactured in 1950 or later are not allowed to enter the Street Rod Nationals, in part to maintain a certain integrity of antique cars, but primarily due to space limitations.


Louisville freeway to NSRA Nationals

Every Hot Rod Part And Supply You'll Need

In addition to being the biggest street rod event in the world, the NSRA Street Rod Nationals also has distinction as the biggest automotive participation event in the world. No matter where in the world a hot rod owner lives, the annual Street Rod Nationals show is the focal point for the entire street rodding industry. 

As if drooling over all those gorgeous antique cars were not enough, nearly any part needed to complete a rod can be located at the Nationals. If you are looking to modify or build a street rod, this is the can't-miss hot rod event of the year.

Until you've been there, it's hard to imagine the rumble of hundreds of street rod engines firing up at every hotel and motel in Louisville, heading for the show. What a sight - the streets of Louisville lit up with every conceivable color and design!

NSRA events are truly outstanding weekends of fun. Four days packed with lots to see, get involved in, and entertainment for the whole family to enjoy.

So What Are You Waiting For?
Pack Up Your Bags and Head For Lousiville!

A typical Street Rod Nationals agenda includes: 
  •    Nearly 400 commercial exhibitors in a giant indoor and
        outdoor retail trade show
  •    Display of New Street Rod Products
  •    Vintage auto parts swap meet covering live,
        on-stage entertainment in Freedom Hall
  •    Builder's Showcase where the creations of the most renown
       builders are on display
  •    Special Vintage Air sponsored under-29-years-old rodders show
  •    Color awards
  •    UPS sponsored commercial way
  •    Mopar Country display
  •    NSRA Vehicular Safety Inspection
  •    And, on Sunday morning, a special street rodders
       church service.


About the NSRA From Their Website:
"The National Street Rod Association’s great slogan is “Fun With Cars.” And it’s really that simple.

"We are heavily involved in the specialty automotive vehicle participant sport, from the people that enjoy participating with their vehicles to the industry that has evolved from within.

"NSRA is the organizing body that made the sport what it is today, and it is the reason the growth of enthusiast participation has continued at a steady pace since the association was founded in 1970. NSRA provides leadership, guidance, and fun events for enthusiasts who favor driving their specialty vehicles wherever and whenever they want to."


Click Here for the 2010 schedule of events for the National Street Rod Association or

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