As a re-titling of Motorsport magazine, Auto Craftsman was an East Coast, large-format magazine published every other month from December, 1956 through June, 1958. The publishers were Joseph Hardie and Raymond Kelly as H-K Publications at 1250 Camden Ave SW, Canton, Ohio. The first issue is whole number 52 and matches numbering from its predecessor. Although geared to the automotive enthusiast who wanted to upgrade performance, drag racing was also featured. Only 10 issues have been found.

At some point, How to Soup-Up Your Car was folded into this magazine.

The table of contents, if available, can be seen by clicking on the icon.

The publisher provided net paid circulation data to N.W. Ayer from 1957 through 1959. Annual print production ranged from 123,700 to 140,000.

Only 10 issues were published from 1956 to 1958. All cover images are complete, and table of content pages are still being collected.

Auto Craftsman Dec December 1956
Dec 1956 Vol 7 No 7 #52
Auto Craftsman Feb February 1957
Feb 1957 #53
Auto Craftsman Apr April 1957
April 1957 #54
Auto Craftsman June 1957
June 1957 #55
Auto Craftsman Aug August 1957
Aug 1957 #56
Auto Craftsman Oct October 1957
Oct 1957 #57
Auto Craftsman Dec December 1957
Dec 1957 #58
Auto Craftsman Feb February 1958
Feb 1958 #59
Auto Craftsman April 1958
April 1958 Vol 9 No 2 #60
Auto Craftsman June 1958
Jun/Jul 1958 #61