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The End is Near! 6 Events (As Voted by You) to Attend Before Time Runs Out
Car Culture & Entertainment / Events / Shows and Events

The End is Near! 6 Events (As Voted by You) to Attend Before Time Runs Out

Five months. That’s all that stands between us and a painful, fiery Mayan meltdown. But look on the bright side—that’s five months to enjoy some of the best events in […]

Old Meets New: Dennis Foley’s 1950 Olds Holiday 88
Featured Vehicles / From the Summit Racing Catalog

Old Meets New: Dennis Foley’s 1950 Olds Holiday 88

This story originally ran in the Summit Racing catalog and first appeared on SummitRacing.com on 8/21/2006. The 1949-52 Oldsmobile 88 is an American automotive icon. The car’s 303-cubic-inch “Rocket” engine was […]

Project LSX: Trick Flow Specialties Builds a 440 with a Bowtie (Part 1 of 2)
Tech / Tech Projects

Project LSX: Trick Flow Specialties Builds a 440 with a Bowtie (Part 1 of 2)

440 cubic inches used to be the domain of rip-snorting big block engines. Even more specifically, the number 440 denoted the rip-snorting big blocks produced by Mother Mopar and the […]

Anderson, Line On a Mission to Conquer the Mountain
Events / Motorsports

Anderson, Line On a Mission to Conquer the Mountain

Throughout the course of the 2012 Full Throttle Drag Racing season, teams will be challenged to adapt to a variety of conditions, from differing racing surfaces to myriad atmospheric changes. […]

Photo Gallery: All Ford Show
Events / Featured Vehicles / Shows and Events / Videos & Galleries

Photo Gallery: All Ford Show

There is a place in our hearts for every type of car or truck. Ford and Chevy. Mopar. Even a foreign vehicle or two. But not this past Sunday at […]

Mk4 Anatomy, Part 1: A Closer Look at the Summit Racing/Factory Five Mk4 Roadster
Featured Vehicles / Tech / Tech Projects

Mk4 Anatomy, Part 1: A Closer Look at the Summit Racing/Factory Five Mk4 Roadster

OK, we’ve had several people ask for the specs on the Summit Racing/Factory Five MK4 roadster project. You ask, and we deliver—sort of. In today’s post, we’ll show you what […]

Lot Shots Find of the Week: 1949 Willys Jeepster
Featured Vehicles / Videos & Galleries

Lot Shots Find of the Week: 1949 Willys Jeepster

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 can […]

7 Steps to Keeping Your Four-Stroke Dirt Bike Well-Tuned
PowerSports / Tech / Tech Articles

7 Steps to Keeping Your Four-Stroke Dirt Bike Well-Tuned

Do your dirt bike and yourself a favor: Keep your bike tuned. It’s going to save you gobs of cash in the long run as you extend engine life, and […]

Video: How Brake Master Cylinders Work
Q&A / Tech Articles / Videos & Galleries

Video: How Brake Master Cylinders Work

Do you want to know how a master cylinder works or how to know if your master cylinder is going bad? Or the difference between a single reservoir versus a […]

Mailbag: Standard-Volume vs. High-Volume Oil Pumps
Q&A / Tech

Mailbag: Standard-Volume vs. High-Volume Oil Pumps

Got questions? We’ve got the answers—the Summit Racing tech department tackles your automotive-related conundrums. This week, we’re covering the benefits of high-volume, high-pressure oil pumps.   R.B. • Mannford, OK […]