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Features

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Friday Night Beat Off Latest Craze Limbo Cars and More! Worlds Largest Car Stereo Competition Tattoo Contest Music Festival Bikini Contest Trucks and More! Hydraulic Demo Awards

Gauge Magazine, Number 187, July 2014, is published monthly by Gauge Media Group. Copyright Š 2014 Gauge Media Group Inc.


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Special Features 56 Gauge Girl Nicole Herr

This month’s cover photo shot by Jason Carroll featuring Gauge Girl Nicole Herr


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MASSI

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IVE SHOW COVERAGE!

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....or was it just a dream?!


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FRIDAY NIGHT BEAT OFF

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OFF!

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ound off and party

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FRIDAY NIGHT BEAT OFF

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LATEST CRAZE LIMBO

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LIMBO! Page 17

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LATEST CRAZE LIMBO

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LATEST CRAZE LIMBO

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WAGON

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LATEST CRAZE LIMBO

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WHY SO SE

DUSTIN SEAMAN

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“Why So Serious” 1988 Chevy Blazer

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ERIOUS?

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COVER VEHICLE


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“Why So Serious” 1988 Chevy Blazer



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“Why So Serious” 1988 Chevy Blazer



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“Why So Serious” 1988 Chevy Blazer



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CARS AND MORE

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CARS AND MORE! Page 33

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CARS AND MORE

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CARS AND MORE

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CARS AND MORE

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CARS AND MORE

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CARS AND MORE

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ENGINE

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CARS AND MORE

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STEREO

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WORLD’s LARGEST CAR AUDIO CONTEST IN 2014 WE OFFICIALLY BECAME THE LARGE

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WORLD’S LARGEST CAR AUDIO CONTEST! Page 47

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EST CAR AUDIO CONTEST IN THE WORLD!

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WORLD’s LARGEST CAR AUDIO CONTEST

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WORLD’s LARGEST CAR AUDIO CONTEST

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WORLD’s LARGEST CAR AUDIO CONTEST

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WORLD’s LARGEST CAR AUDIO CONTEST

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JULY 2014 GAUGEGIRL Nicole Herr photos by Jason Carroll

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July Gauge Girl: Nicole Herr



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July Gauge Girl: Nicole Herr



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July Gauge Girl: Nicole Herr



PAINT

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July Gauge Girl: Nicole Herr


TATTOO


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TATTOO CONTEST!

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ATTOO CONTEST! Page 65

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TATTOO CONTEST!

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TATTOO CONTEST!

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MEMPHIS MUSIC

Music is in the air here, it’s in our blood. Memphis isn’t just a catchy name for us, it’s who we ARE. It’s also in our product. You know when that favorite track comes around and you feel like turning it up just a little bit more? Memphis gear delivers. Visit us at www.memphiscaraudio.com to find an authorized dealer near you and see what we mean when we say MEMPHIS MUSIC!

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TATTOO CONTEST!

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MC LAREN SOUND SYSTEMS

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“The Jeep” 2012 Jeep Wrangler JK


2 Door WRANGLER JK

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“The Jeep” 2012 Jeep Wrangler JK



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“The Jeep” 2012 Jeep Wrangler JK



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“The Jeep” 2012 Jeep Wrangler JK



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MUSIC FESTIVAL

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MUSIC FESTIVAL

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MUSIC FESTIVAL

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MUSIC FESTIVAL

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BIKINI CONTEST

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BIKINI CONTEST

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BIKINI CONTEST

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TRUCKS AND MORE!

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Wholesale and Supply House

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TRUCKS AND MORE!

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TRUCKS AND MORE!

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TRUCKS AND MORE!

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TRUCKS AND MORE!

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TRUCKS AND MORE!

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INTERIOR

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TRUCKS AND MORE!

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HUG

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HYDRAULICS DEMO

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HYDRAULICS! Page 111

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HYDRAULICS DEMO

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HYDRAULICS DEMO

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HYDRAULICS DEMO

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Slamology Awards

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AWARDS! Page 119

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Slamology Awards

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Slamology Awards

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Slamology Awards

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Slamology Awards

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