Articles written by: Matt Griswold

Matt Griswold is a former newspaper reporter. Now he writes here and is happier.

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Events / Super Summit 2017

Improve Your Racing Skills at Super Summit June 9-10 in Norwalk, OH

Want to smoke your tires, mash the gas pedal, and see how fast your car will go with zero risk of getting a speeding ticket? Want to test your road-course […]

Ohio’s Dragway 42 Opens for Drag Racing May 26, Track Officials Say
Motorsports / News & Car Culture

Ohio’s Dragway 42 Opens for Drag Racing May 26, Track Officials Say

After a two-year string of several construction- and weather-related delays that have postponed the reopening of Dragway 42, it appears the end is finally here. Racetrack officials said the brand-new, […]

Here Are 9 Possibly Decent Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for 2017
Buyer's Guides / Car Culture & Entertainment

Here Are 9 Possibly Decent Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for 2017

I can’t promise these are good ideas. Just, possibly decent. Maybe. Let me explain. Last year, I wrote this handy guide to last-minute Mother’s Day gift shopping. It was met with […]

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Motorsports

NHRA Wrap-Up: Streaking Capps, Torrence & Longlet Earn Consecutive Wins; Butner Wins Twice in Three Events

No, this isn’t déjà vu or a glitch in the Matrix. We don’t think. But sure looked like it the NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway Sunday in Commerce, GA. […]

Video: How to Connect InduraPower Battery Bluetooth to Your Phone or Tablet
New Products / Parts / Videos & Galleries

Video: How to Connect InduraPower Battery Bluetooth to Your Phone or Tablet

InduraPower batteries are premium-quality lithium ion batteries built for automotive, powersports, and marine applications, and include a ridiculously cool tech feature that allows your Bluetooth-enabled mobile device to wirelessly connect […]

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Videos & Galleries

Photo Gallery: Chicago World of Wheels Highlights & Legend Cup-Winning 1936 Packard

Thousands of hot rodders, car builders, and auto enthusiasts descended on the Windy City for the annual Chicago World of Wheels, which is the largest show of its kind this […]

How to Troubleshoot a Noisy Alternator
How Tos / Tech

How to Troubleshoot a Noisy Alternator

There are some vehicle functions we can probably live without. A properly working charging system isn’t one of them. Among the various common charging system problems you might encounter, one is […]

Ranking The Most Iconic Aftermarket Brands: #2 Holley
Top Iconic Aftermarket Brands

Ranking The Most Iconic Aftermarket Brands: #2 Holley

Iconic — adj. \ī-ˈkä-nik\ — widely recognized and well-established; acknowledged for distinctive excellence What are the most iconic brands in the automotive performance aftermarket? We thought about that for a while and collected votes […]

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Top Iconic Aftermarket Brands

Ranking The Most Iconic Aftermarket Brands: #4 Hooker Headers

Iconic — adj. \ī-ˈkä-nik\ — widely recognized and well-established; acknowledged for distinctive excellence What are the most iconic brands in the automotive performance aftermarket? We thought about that for a while and collected votes […]

Ranking The Most Iconic Aftermarket Brands: #6 Mickey Thompson
Car Culture & Entertainment / News & Car Culture / Top Iconic Aftermarket Brands

Ranking The Most Iconic Aftermarket Brands: #6 Mickey Thompson

Iconic — adj. \ī-ˈkä-nik\ — widely recognized and well-established; acknowledged for distinctive excellence What are the most iconic brands in the automotive performance aftermarket? We thought about that for a while and collected votes from […]