HRIA Hot Rod Hall of Fame was founded to honor and recognize those outstanding individuals in the hot rod industry whose creativity, dignity, integrity, industriousness and accomplishments on a national basis have enhanced the status of the industry while significantly contributing to its growth.
- The individual must have made a significant contribution to the Hot Rod/Street Rod hobby or industry.
- The individual must have demonstrated their effort over a period of not less than 20 years.
- The individual must be of the highest integrity, character and respect in our industry
- The individual may not be a sitting member of the HRIA select committee.