Hot Rod Conspiracy is a group of gearheads and professionals led by Matt Markstaller. By day Matt works for Daimler Trucks in Portland Oregon, where he has worked in many capacities in R&D, and currently manages their real estate and facilities group. By night he orchestrates the creations of Hot Rod Conspiracy. While he is driven by an intense artistic passion to create beautiful and innovative things, he injects 25 years of engineering experience to apply rigorous engineering analysis tools and methods to develop reliable, very high performance solutions. His interests and creations are diverse and include custom and racing motorcycles, cars, trucks, and boats, furniture, homes, and wind tunnels.