How to Make Sure It's Safe


There are safety issues associated with any vehicle, but when you’re building one from scratch – especially from a collection of parts from various sources – safety can be a much larger issue. In this chapter, you’ll learn about the safety features every rod should have, items to keep in your car in case of emergency, and things to keep in mind for the future that can become safety issues. Even if you’re hiring a professional for some of the work, there are plenty of things you need to think about as the owner of a street rod.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2007/06/02/how-to-make-sure-its-safe