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Top Fan Ride of September: Frans’ V16 Detroit Diesel Hot Rod
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Top Fan Ride of September: Frans’ V16 Detroit Diesel Hot Rod

Sitting in his shop in the Netherlands, Frans was mulling over a dilemma. He had a 16-cylinder Detroit Diesel engine and nothing to do with it. Then, Frans got an […]

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Tech Articles

How to Remove Rusted Bolts and Loosen Stuck, Seized or Frozen Nuts and Bolts

A rusted, seized bolt or nut can turn an easy project into a nightmare. In fact, mechanics have been known to hold a lucky rabbit’s foot or refuse to work […]

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Videos & Galleries

The Hottest Rides and Gearhead Photos from Instagram (#BrassEra) – October 2017

On Oct. 1, 1908, the first Ford Model T was sold to the public. The rest, as they say, is history. But while the Model T ushered in several innovations, […]

Tech Articles

Return or Returnless: Which Fuel System is Right for You? (Video)

Returnless fuel systems are becoming more common in new vehicles. As we learned in a recent Jeff Smith Ask Away! column, the increased use is due in part to tightening federal […]

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Product Profiles

Parts Bin: QuickJack Vehicle Lifts

Think putting a vehicle lift in your home garage is a pipe dream? Think again, friend. QuickJack Vehicle Lifts are plenty strong enough for most cars and pickup trucks, yet […]

Need parts for a 30th-anniversary Chevy Camaro? You never know what you'll find at a junkyard.

Junkyard Jewels: 13 Tips for Scrapyard Parts Scrounging

Going to a junkyard is gearhead rite-of-passage. Whether it’s to save money, source rare parts, or repurpose components for a custom build, every experienced wrencher has made at least one […]

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Car Culture & Entertainment

NHRA Funny Car to Wear Special Summit Racing Texas Livery in AAA Texas NHRA FallNationals

To commemorate the grand opening of the new Summit Racing retail store in Arlington, TX, NHRA driver Dan Wilkerson’s Funny Car will feature a unique graphics scheme during the upcoming […]


Parts Bin: AutoMeter DashLink OBD-II Digital Gauge/Monitor System

Got a smartphone? Then, with AutoMeter’s DashLink system, you’ve got a powerful vehicle diagnostic system, gauge package, and datalogger all rolled in there too. Just download the DashLink app to […]

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LS Engines

LS Engine Spotter’s Guide, Part 2: Matching The Engine to the Vehicle

Junkyard-sourcing a specific LS engine? If you’ve already got the LS or LS-based Vortec engine picked out for your project, this guide will tell you which vehicles came from the […]

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Featured Vehicles

Lot Shots: A Pair of Ford T-Bucket Hot Rods

A parking lot is a parking lot is a parking lot—unless it’s the Summit Racing parking lot. On any given day or time, the lot outside a Summit Racing store […]