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Tech Articles Trans-Brake Tell-All: What a Trans-Brake Does & How to Use It

Trans-Brake Tell-All: What a Trans-Brake Does & How to Use It

Before the advent of the trans-brake, racers using automatic transmissions were at the mercy of the foot brakes installed in their respective cars. The stick shift guys had a big advantage, […]

Product Installs Saving Silverado (Part 5): Updating and Upgrading Your Factory Mirrors

Saving Silverado (Part 5): Updating and Upgrading Your Factory Mirrors

In this installment of Saving Silverado, we have a super easy upgrade that most anyone can perform without the need for any special tools. We’re upgrading the stock power side mirrors […]

Automotive & Aftermarket News “Whoa!” Matt LeBlanc to Join Top Gear

“Whoa!” Matt LeBlanc to Join Top Gear

Everyone’s favorite “Friend” is joining Top Gear. Well, unless you’re like us and your favorite “Friend” is Rachel. So, everyone’s second-favorite friend – Joey Tribbiani – is joining Top Gear. Matt […]

Car Culture & Entertainment Super Bowl Preview! See Super Bowl 50 Automotive Commercials Now!

Super Bowl Preview! See Super Bowl 50 Automotive Commercials Now!

We can’t wait for the “Big Game” this weekend. Will Cam Newton “dab” his way to the winner’s podium? Will Peyton Manning ride off into the sunset as a champion? […]

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Trans-Brake Tell-All: What a Trans-Brake Does & How to Use It
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Trans-Brake Tell-All: What a Trans-Brake Does & How to Use It

Before the advent of the trans-brake, racers using automatic transmissions were at the mercy of the foot brakes installed in their respective cars. The stick shift guys had a big advantage, […]

Farewell, Scion: 10 Other Defunct American Auto Brands That Left a Mark
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Farewell, Scion: 10 Other Defunct American Auto Brands That Left a Mark

Toyota Motor Co. is eliminating the Scion brand and plans to re-badge several Scion models as Toyota models beginning with the 2017 model year. Scion sales are down 68 percent […]

Super Bowl Preview! See Super Bowl 50 Automotive Commercials Now!
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Super Bowl Preview! See Super Bowl 50 Automotive Commercials Now!

We can’t wait for the “Big Game” this weekend. Will Cam Newton “dab” his way to the winner’s podium? Will Peyton Manning ride off into the sunset as a champion? […]

Vote Now! The Top 10 Fan Rides of January 2016!
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Vote Now! The Top 10 Fan Rides of January 2016!

The groundhog didn’t see his shadow this morning, meaning winter will soon be over and it will be time for spring! Not so fast. We have to make it through […]

Quick Tech: High-Volume Oil Pumps and When You Might Need One
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Quick Tech: High-Volume Oil Pumps and When You Might Need One

Most people know Jason Line for his on-track accomplishments. But Line and teammate Greg Anderson are hands-on gearheads. Both spend countless hours wrenching on their Pro Stock engines as well as their […]

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Smokey and the Bandit Trans Am Fetches $550,000 at Barrett-Jackson 45th Anniversary Auction

It was a record-setting year for the Barrett-Jackson auction in Scottsdale, AZ. A total of 1,469 collector cars sold at the 45th annual auction — none more recognizable than a […]

Is an F-150 Diesel on the Way? This Video Suggests Yes!
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Is an F-150 Diesel on the Way? This Video Suggests Yes!

Is Ford going after the Ram 1500 EcoDiesel? A video posted by the automotive spy photography specialists at SpiedBilde seems to suggest a Ford F-150 diesel is well into the development […]

Monday Mailbag: Finding Possible Causes (and Cures) for Engine Bog
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Monday Mailbag: Finding Possible Causes (and Cures) for Engine Bog

You’ve got questions. We’ve got answers—Mondays, when the Summit Racing tech department tackles your automotive-related conundrums. This week in our Monday Mailbag, we’re tracking down some possible causes of engine bogging. M.T.  San […]

The Vortec iron small-block Chevy head offer 1.94/1.60-inch vales and 64cc combustion chambers and flow better than any other production iron small-block Chevy head. Their limitation is a limited valve lift potential. Machining the guides to increase the retainer-to-seal clearance is an inexpensive way to convert these heads to use a bigger cam with valve lifts up to 0.550-inch.
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Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Blueprint for a Budget Small Block Chevy Build

I want to build a mild, 350ci small-block Chevy for a ’77 Chevy pickup I’ll use as a daily driver. The trans will be a TH-350 with a stock torque […]

Head Start (Part 2): A Basic Guide to Choosing Aftermarket Cylinder Heads
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Head Start (Part 2): A Basic Guide to Choosing Aftermarket Cylinder Heads

In our Head Start series, we’re giving you the dos and don’ts of choosing aftermarket cylinder heads. Part One covered the don’ts — the most common mistakes people make when cylinder head shopping. Now we’re […]