Driving Like a Girl: A Winning Trend 50 Years in the Making Shirley Muldowney, Don Garlits, and Connie Kalitta (Image/Pinterest)
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Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Tips for Choosing and Installing an Electric Fan Here’s a photo of a typical 16-inch fan mounted without a shroud on an aluminum radiator. You can easily see that the fan will only pull cool air through the portion of the radiator covered by the fan. If we install a fan shroud in between that covers the entire radiator, the fan will be able to pull cool air through the radiator’s entire core. Simple, no?
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Tech Articles HANS 101: How to Choose the Right HANS Device

HANS 101: How to Choose the Right HANS Device

Editor’s Note: June is OnAllCylinders safety month and will feature stories and tips on a variety of safety equipment. The HANS Device has been around since the early 1980s but gained […]

How Tos Video: How to Set Your Clutch’s Throwout Bearing Clearance

Video: How to Set Your Clutch’s Throwout Bearing Clearance

Quarter Master makes high performance racing clutches. Good ones. But no matter how good or well-built a clutch may be, it can’t last long if the throwout bearing clearances aren’t […]

Automotive & Aftermarket News First Self-Driving Car Death Involving Tesla S Driver Using Autopilot

First Self-Driving Car Death Involving Tesla S Driver Using Autopilot

The NHTSA is now investigating a fatal crash involving a Tesla Model S with the Autopilot system activated — the first known fatality involving the Tesla Model S Autopilot. The accident […]

Product Installs It’s mounted and ready to hook up. Some states no longer allow a tow bar to be mounted and secured upright while driving the Jeep on roads and highways, so I remove it for storage between trips.

Flat Towing Tech: The Hows and Whys of Installing a Tow Bar

It’s time to hit the highway for a little summer adventure. Our getaways often include four-wheeling on new and distant trails, and that means towing our Jeep behind a motorhome or some other tow […]

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It’s mounted and ready to hook up. Some states no longer allow a tow bar to be mounted and secured upright while driving the Jeep on roads and highways, so I remove it for storage between trips.
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Flat Towing Tech: The Hows and Whys of Installing a Tow Bar

It’s time to hit the highway for a little summer adventure. Our getaways often include four-wheeling on new and distant trails, and that means towing our Jeep behind a motorhome or some other tow […]

Our custom valley plate was machined from .250” thick 6061 billet stock. Unlike the OEM cover, the plate runs flush front and rear. The casting depressions at the front top of the block were filled with All-Metal body filler to create a flush-front block area.
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Back in Black Nighthawk LS (Part 2): Heads, Valvetrain, Oiling System & More

Editor’s Note: Mike Mavrigian’s shop, Birchwood Automotive, specializes in street performance and racing engines as well as vehicle restoration. We covered his last build, a 499 cubic inch Mopar 400 big […]

Video: How to Set Your Clutch’s Throwout Bearing Clearance
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Video: How to Set Your Clutch’s Throwout Bearing Clearance

Quarter Master makes high performance racing clutches. Good ones. But no matter how good or well-built a clutch may be, it can’t last long if the throwout bearing clearances aren’t […]

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Volkswagen Settles with U.S. for $14.7B Over Diesel Emissions Scandal

The U.S. Justice Department and Volkswagen AG have agreed to a $14.7 billion settlement over the German automaker’s cheating of diesel emissions tests. The settlement will be filed today in […]

Photo Gallery: 2016 Summit Racing All Ford Show and Shine
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Photo Gallery: 2016 Summit Racing All Ford Show and Shine

The Fords took over Summit Racing Equipment in Georgia this past weekend. The 9th annual All Ford Show and Shine took place at the Summit Racing Retail Store in McDonough and drew some […]

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Trouble at Top Gear: LeBlanc Threatens to Quit Top Gear BBC; History Channel Cancels Top Gear USA

Well this is going well. After a disappointing debut, the reboot of Top Gear BBC may be poised to hit another speed bump. According to sources at The Sun, which has been […]

Video: Jay Leno Involved in Violent Crash While Filming Episode of “Jay Leno’s Garage”
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Video: Jay Leno Involved in Violent Crash While Filming Episode of “Jay Leno’s Garage”

The Hurst HEMI Under Glass Plymouth Barracuda was a crowd-pleaser at dragstrips back in the day. With its 2,500-horse HEMI engine moved to the rear of the car and displayed […]

Monday Mailbag: Building a Potent, Pump-Gas Pontiac on a Budget
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Monday Mailbag: Building a Potent, Pump-Gas Pontiac on a Budget

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 helping to build a street-pounding small […]

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Revisiting Common Causes and Cures for Vapor Lock
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Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Revisiting Common Causes and Cures for Vapor Lock

What exactly is vapor lock? The weather is warming up now and last summer I had trouble with my small block Nova dying a various times when he engine ran […]

Ron Capps (Funny Car), Jason Line (Pro Stock), Eddie Krawiec (Pro Stock Motorcycle), and Shawn Langdon (Top Fuel) celebrate winning the 2016 Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals on Sunday at Summit Motorsports Park in Norwalk, OH. (Image/Competition Plus)
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NHRA Wrap-Up: Line Continues Team Summit Streak; Langdon, Capps & Krawiec Also Win in Norwalk

NORWALK, OH — Are we having fun yet, Team Summit? Through 12 races—the halfway point of the 2016 Mello Yello Drag Racing Series—Summit Racing Pro Stock drivers Jason Line and […]