Guide To Muscle Cars was published by Argus Publishing Corporation in Los Angeles, California. Desireable muscle cars were featured with technical specifications, options and performance data. The magazine provided restoration tips and was an advertising platform for manufacturers of reproduction parts. Publishing increased in 1985 to quarterly, and in 1986 it went to a bi-monthly schedule.
George Elliott was the publisher, and the first editor was Cam Benty. He was replaced in short order by Jim McGowan who stayed as editor to the end. Mr. McGowan later joined Hemmings Muscle Machines.
Argus also published other titles such as Street Rodder, Popular Customs and Popular Hot Rodding.
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The publisher provided net paid circulation data to The Standard Periodical Directory in 1988 through 1993. Except for the first year, annual print production ranged from 110,200 to 126,600.
A total of 44 issues was printed from 1983 through June, 1992. All cover images are complete.