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SEMA Boosts Efforts to Preserve Off-Roading on Public Lands

Federal government action to expand the National Wilderness Preservation System (which bans motorized vehicles) is threatening off-road enthusiasts’ ability to use public land and back-country trails they’ve enjoyed for decades, […]

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: How to Decode a COMP Cams Camshaft
Q&A / Tech

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: How to Decode a COMP Cams Camshaft

I purchased a used hydraulic roller camshaft from a friend that was originally used in an LS1 engine. My buddy says it’s a mild cam that’s bigger than a stock […]

Our Top 10 Cartoon Cars of All Time
Car Culture & Entertainment / News & Car Culture

Our Top 10 Cartoon Cars of All Time

When we start talking about some of our favorite cars, we can get very animated. That’s because many of our favorite rides come from the world of animation. These cartoon cars aren’t […]

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Blown Away: 15 Installation Mistakes that Can Lead to the Dreaded Blown Head Gasket

Blown head gasket. Those three words can strike fear in car novices and seasoned gearheads alike. A blown head gasket can mean costly repairs if you farm out your mechanical […]

Lot Shots Find of the Week: International Harvester Scout 800
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Lot Shots Find of the Week: International Harvester Scout 800

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 […]

Unconventional Weapons: Remington (Yes, that Remington!) Adds Wheels and Off-Roading Gear to its Arsenal
Parts / Product Profiles

Unconventional Weapons: Remington (Yes, that Remington!) Adds Wheels and Off-Roading Gear to its Arsenal

As companies go, you can’t get much more American than Remington. Remington has been manufacturing firearms and ammunition in the United States since 1816—nearly 200 years! It’s the only U.S. company that produces […]

Video: A Closer Look at Tanks Inc. Fuel Tank Kits
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Video: A Closer Look at Tanks Inc. Fuel Tank Kits

If you are interested in replacing or retrofitting a fuel tank, there are a variety of issues you’re likely to encounter. In this Summit Racing Quick Flicks video, you will hear […]

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Car Culture & Entertainment / News & Car Culture

This Day in History: The Electric Starter Patented 100 Years Ago

The electric starter is officially a centenarian. On Aug. 17, 1915, Charles Kettering was issued a patent for his “engine-starting device”—the first automotive electric starter. Kettering, co-founder of Dayton Engineering Laboratories […]

Ride Guides: A Quick Guide to Identifying 1970-74 Dodge Challengers
Car Culture & Entertainment / News & Car Culture

Ride Guides: A Quick Guide to Identifying 1970-74 Dodge Challengers

One of the most popular Mopar platforms ever, the 1970-74 Dodge Challengers (and their E-body brethren, the Plymouth Barracuda) represent the tail end of the Muscle Car Era and remain […]

Monday Mailbag: Tracking Down Potential Charging System Issues
Q&A / Tech

Monday Mailbag: Tracking Down Potential Charging System Issues

You’ve got questions. We’ve got the answers—Mondays, when the Summit Racing tech department tackles your automotive-related conundrums. This week, we’re troubleshooting a weak charging system. J.W. Dix Hills, NY Q: I own a 1969 […]