Your Street Rod: Insurance, Appraisal, Title and Registration


Getting your street rod properly titled, registered and insured can be one of the most demanding aspects of the project and will vary according to the vehicle and your state. In some states it’s quite a challenge to register a newly built rod, so it’s a smart idea to do some preliminary research early into the project. This way, you’ll have an idea of what you’ll need to provide the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) or Secretary of State’s office as well as your insurance company. While these procedures can vary widely by state, let’s take a look at some things you should think about as well as what you may experience along the way.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2007/07/11/Your-Street-Rod-Insurance-Appraisal-Title-and-Registration