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Lot Shots Find of the Week: 1948 Ford F1 Pickup
Featured Vehicles / Videos & Galleries

Lot Shots Find of the Week: 1948 Ford F1 Pickup

  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 […]

Fab Forums: Your Unofficial Top 10 Automotive Forums of 2012
Car Culture & Entertainment / News & Car Culture

Fab Forums: Your Unofficial Top 10 Automotive Forums of 2012

  What is the best automotive forum on the Web? It’s not really a fair question. It’s like asking: What’s the best car? Or, what’s the best pizza? Or, what’s […]

Operation Appreciation: Andrew Hines Reflects on “Eye-Opening Experience”
Events / Motorsports / News & Car Culture / Operation Appreciation

Operation Appreciation: Andrew Hines Reflects on “Eye-Opening Experience”

This year, Summit Racing Equipment and Armed Forces Entertainment-sponsored “Operation Appreciation” has visited troops in Bosnia and Kosovo. The last stop was a meet-and-greet on Friday night at Camp Butmir, outside […]

Operation Appreciation: Runte Enjoys Small Group Atmosphere of this Year’s Trip
Events / Motorsports / News & Car Culture / Operation Appreciation

Operation Appreciation: Runte Enjoys Small Group Atmosphere of this Year’s Trip

  The final stop on the Team Summit/Armed Forces Entertainment visit to troops based overseas was Camp Butmir, the NATO headquarters outside Sarajevo. There are 22 Americans amongst the several […]

Video: Chambered vs. Straight-Through Mufflers (and Turbo-Style, Too!)
Tech / Tech Articles / Videos & Galleries

Video: Chambered vs. Straight-Through Mufflers (and Turbo-Style, Too!)

Choosing a muffler for your vehicle is almost like picking a soundtrack for your driving adventures. Do you want a low-pitched growl, a raspy exhaust tone, or just an all-out […]

Mailbag: Rocker Arm Ratio…What Does it Mean?
Q&A / Tech

Mailbag: Rocker Arm Ratio…What Does it Mean?

Got questions?  We’ve got the answers—the Summit Racing tech department tackles your automotive-related conundrums. This week, we’re covering rocker arm ratio and how it affects performance. S.B. • Atlanta, GA […]

A group of soldiers passes by the Summit Racing group (from bottom) Dan Runte, Greg Anderson, Andrew Hines, Jason Line and Eddie Krawiec.
Events / Motorsports / News & Car Culture / Operation Appreciation

Operation Appreciation: Greg Anderson “Honored and Blessed” to Visit with Troops

Summit Racing driver Greg Anderson took a few moments between flights to talk about his experiences during this year’s Summit Racing Equipment-sponsored holiday visit to U.S. troops stationed overseas, which […]

Jason Line climbed up the Blackhawk’s frame to peruse the main rotor’s engine.
Events / Motorsports / News & Car Culture / Operation Appreciation

Operation Appreciation: Jason Line & Team Venture into Kosovo

The Summit Racing group: Summit Pro Stock drivers Greg Anderson and Jason Line, Summit Racing/BIGFOOT Monster Truck driver Dan Runte, and Harley-Davidson Pro Stock Motorcycle riders Eddie Krawiec and Andrew […]

Tool Dependency: The Top 12 Tools You Absolutely, Positively Can’t Do Without (Says You)
Buyer's Guides / News & Car Culture

Tool Dependency: The Top 12 Tools You Absolutely, Positively Can’t Do Without (Says You)

“What’s the one tool in your toolbox or garage than you absolutely cannot do without?” Summit Racing recently put that question to its Facebook fans and received an impressive amount of input, […]

“X” Marks the Spot: A Look at MagnaFlow’s Tru-X Crossover Pipes
Parts / Product Profiles

“X” Marks the Spot: A Look at MagnaFlow’s Tru-X Crossover Pipes

  It’s funny how a couple pieces of steel tubing can affect a vehicle’s performance. Yessir, get that exhaust system right and you’ll be rewarded with more power, better throttle […]