About Us

Traditional Hot Rods.

My passion runs deep on the salt flats racing or building hot rods.

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Established 1998 on the Bonneville Salt Flats.

Shug Hanchard began racing in 1998 on the Bonneville salt flats UT as well Muroc and El Mirage dry lakes in southern CA.  Shug continues building traditional and nostalgic Hot Rods in Southern California under the So What Speed Shop banner setting over 42 Land Speed Records.

Experience counts over 30 years strong.

I have been a mechanic over 30 years building driving and racing hot rods.

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Specializing in complete and partial builds. 


So What Speed Shop

Shug (909) 810-8432


Monday thru Friday  9AM to 5PM