World of Rods was published quarterly then bi-monthly by Action Pursuit Group in California. Content focused on traditional rods and customs with modern conveniences. It competed against those magazines offering "kustom kulture" lifestyle content such as Ol' Skool Rodz and Hot Rod Deluxe. The title ended in January, 2011 and was then folded into Muscle Car Power magazine with the March, 2011 issue.
Action Pursuit Group also published Drag Racer and Muscle Car Power magazines.
No publisher-provided circulation data has been found at this time.
A total of 23 issues was printed from Spring, 2007 through January, 2011. All images are complete for this title.