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Ride Guides: A Quick Guide to Identifying Early Dodge Chargers
Car Culture & Entertainment / News & Car Culture

Ride Guides: A Quick Guide to Identifying Early Dodge Chargers

We know, we know. You watched every single episode of Dukes of Hazzard and then watched them again on The Nashville Network — or whatever they’re calling it these days. That […]

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Automotive & Aftermarket News / News & Car Culture

New DeLoreans to be Available in 2017, Car Maker Says

It’s back. DeLorean Motor Company plans to build 300 brand-new DeLoreans and begin selling them in early 2017, the Humble, TX-based automaker told several media outlets. The car made famous […]

Video: How to Choose the Right Crate Engine
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Video: How to Choose the Right Crate Engine

If you’ve decided to go with a crate engine instead of the original engine or a used engine on your vehicle build, there are several choices you’ll need to make. […]

Monday Mailbag: Tips for Choosing and Installing Header Fasteners
Q&A / Tech

Monday Mailbag: Tips for Choosing and Installing Header Fasteners

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 debating header bolts vs. header studs. Q: I am installing […]

Buyer’s Guide: Mechanix Wear Gloves
Buyer's Guides / Parts

Buyer’s Guide: Mechanix Wear Gloves

Most people who spend a lot of time working with their hands are accustomed to wearing work gloves and might already have a favorite brand. Maybe Mechanix Wear gloves are already […]

How to Use an Oil Filter Cutter — and Why You Need One!
How Tos / Tech

How to Use an Oil Filter Cutter — and Why You Need One!

Oil analysis. If you’re an advanced DIYer, you’ve probably heard that term before. The proper nomenclature is actually “spectrographic oil analysis,” and it has been used for decades by oil companies, fleet operators, […]

Interview: Greg Anderson and Jason Line on NHRA’s Pro Stock Changes and What They Learned in Bradenton
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Interview: Greg Anderson and Jason Line on NHRA’s Pro Stock Changes and What They Learned in Bradenton

NHRA Pro Stock drivers Greg Anderson and Jason Line expect big things every season. Why wouldn’t they? The Summit Racing/KB Racing teammates have six NHRA world championships and 115 national […]

Lot Shots Find of the Week: 1973 Dodge Charger
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Lot Shots Find of the Week: 1973 Dodge Charger

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 […]

How to Install and Break In a New Set of Wheels (the Actual Right Way)
How Tos / Tech

How to Install and Break In a New Set of Wheels (the Actual Right Way)

The hard part is over, right? After much hand-wringing about fitment and flip-flopping between styles, you’ve finally selected a new set of wheels for your ride. Now all you have to […]

Video: Automotive Wiring Tips and Tricks
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Video: Automotive Wiring Tips and Tricks

Intimidated by automotive wiring? Do you know how to determine the proper wire gauge (or thickness) you need for your job? In this Summit Racing Quick Flicks video, you will […]