OVERVIEW
Custom Cars was published in the small, pocket-sized format from September, 1957 to August, 1960.  It was owned by Petersen Publishing and published under Teens Publications with Dick Day was the editor.

Coverage of customs was generally more limited since they are more expensive and labor intensive to build.  As Detroit introduced big cubic inch factory cars, magazines shifted to drag racing and/or muscle cars.  However, this was a professionally produced magazine in all regards.

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PUBLICATION DATA
Custom Cars had three years of publisher provided print volume data.  It started strong in #3 position in 1958, but dropped to #8 or #9 position the next two years. Average monthly net paid circulation was reported as 41,667 in 1958 then dropped to 21,993 by 1960.

CONTENT COMPLETENESS
A total of 36 issues were published. Cover images and table of content pages are complete for this title.

Sept 1957
Sept 1957 Vol 1 No 1
Oct 1957
Oct 1957 Vol 1 No 2
Nov 1957
Nov 1957 Vol 1 No 3
Dec 1957
Dec 1957 Vol 1 No 4
Jan 1958
Jan 1958 Vol 1 No 5
Feb 1958
Feb 1958 Vol 1 No 7
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Mar 1958
Mar 1958 Vol 1 No 7
Apr 1958
Apr 1958 Vol 1 No 8
May 1958
May 1958 Vol 1 No 9
June 1958
June 1958 Vol 1 No 10
July 1958
July 1958 Vol 1 No 11
Aug 1958
Aug 1958 Vol 1 No 11
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Sept 1958
Sept 1958 Vol 2 No 1
Oct 1958
Oct 1958 Vol 2 No 2
Nov 1958
Nov 1958 Vol 2 No 3
Dec 1958
Dec 1958 Vol 2 No 4
Jan 1959
Jan 1959 Vol 2 No 5
Feb 1959
Feb 1959 Vol 2 No 6
Mar 1959
Mar 1959 Vol 2 No 7
Apr 1959
Apr 1959 Vol 2 No 8
May 1959
May 1959 Vol 2 No 9
June 1959
June 1959 Vol 2 No 10
July 1959
July 1959 Vol 2 No 11
Aug 1959
Aug 1959 Vol 2 No 12
Sept 1959
Sept 1959 Vol 3 No 1
Oct 1959
Oct 1959 Vol 3 No 2
Nov 1959
Nov 1959 Vol 3 No 3
Dec 1959
Dec 1959 Vol 3 No 4
Jan 1960
Jan 1960 Vol 3 No 5
Feb 1960
Feb 1960 Vol 3 No 6
Mar 1960
Mar 1960 Vol 3 No 7
Apr 1960
Apr 1960 Vol 3 No 8
May 1960
May 1960 Vol 3 No 9
June 1960
June 1960 Vol 3 No 10
July 1960
July 1960 Vol 3 No 11
Aug 1960
Aug 1960 Vol 3 No 12
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