Articles written by: Matt Griswold

Matt Griswold is the editor of OnAllCylinders. After a 10-year career writing for newspapers, he has spent the past six years writing about the automotive aftermarket and motorsports. He takes credit for coming up with the OnAllCylinders name even though it's only partially true. He has been with OAC since its launch in 2012. He likes eight-second cars but has never driven one (unless half-miles count).

Video: Go Behind the Scenes at Summit Motorsports Park with Track Owner Bill Bader Jr.
Motorsports / News & Car Culture

Video: Go Behind the Scenes at Summit Motorsports Park with Track Owner Bill Bader Jr.

NORWALK, OH. — Sitting in his office at Summit Motorsports Park, Bill Bader Jr. pulled his mobile phone from his pocket to play a voicemail message. The unmistakable voice of […]

"If you ain't first, you're last," is apparently one of the best pieces of fatherly advice people have gotten from their dads. We think some of them might be fibbing. But it's fun that we're not entirely sure. (Image/Uproxx)
Car Culture & Entertainment

The Best (or Worst) 34 Pieces of Car Advice From Dads

We got together with our friends on Summit Racing Equipment’s social media team, and asked them to pose a simple question to their audience: What’s the best car advice your […]

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Events / Super Summit 2017

See Vintage Nitro Funny Cars at Super Summit 2017 in Norwalk

In the 1970s and 1980s, alcohol funny cars were the kings of the quarter-mile. Nostalgia funny cars provide a step back in time, while still providing racetrack thrills even by […]

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Car Culture & Entertainment / Shows and Events

The 2017 Hot Rodder’s Summer Bucket List: 10 Must-See Automotive Events

Looking for things to do this summer? You can make the boring choice and do the same things you always do, or you can start checking off more things on […]

Buyer’s Guide: Father’s Day Gifts for Car Guys
Buyer's Guides / Car Culture & Entertainment / Father's Day

Buyer’s Guide: Father’s Day Gifts for Car Guys

You need Father’s Day gift ideas. We have Father’s Day gift ideas. We mined long-time customer favorites as well as some new dad-approved items among the diverse selection at Summit […]

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Car Culture & Entertainment / Motorsports

The Best Day in Motorsports?: The Case for Watching 15 Consecutive Hours of Racing

Nielsen says only two percent of U.S. viewers will watch all three races. Which, one might argue, means 98 percent of us are doing it wrong. The Sunday of every […]

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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. […]