There’s nothing like rockabilly music mixed with the smells of pomade and raw fuel – hang out in the Suede Palace at the Grand National Roadster show, and you can get a heavy dose of it to fill your ultimate car culture need.

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Each year at the GNRS, the Suede Palace gives show goers something that no other building does – a unique dose of rockabilly culture.  With these rat rodders, their cars are an extension of their lifestyles.

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Finish is just as important as fit on these vehicles, each distressed exterior has been carefully planned and expertly executed.

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One finish always found in the Suede Palace is this gloss over matte, which accentuates the curves and angles of these cars in a way that no other finish does.

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There are far too many rockabilly rods to fit inside the Suede Palace, so the show must continue outside…

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These vintage stunners give us a lesson in the little details – they’re everywhere on these rods!

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The Suede Palace proves, year in and year out, that it is a mainstay at the GNRS that is not to be missed.  Come for the cars, stay for the culture – we can’t wait to see what’s in store for next year’s show!

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