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Highway Star: Tom & Jan Stepp’s ’59 Cadillac Series 62 Sedan
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Highway Star: Tom & Jan Stepp’s ’59 Cadillac Series 62 Sedan

This story originally appeared on SummitRacing.com on 4/9/2010. Daily drivers are like opinions, everyone has one, and some are better than others. We’re betting you’d be hard pressed to find […]

How to Diagnose Electrical Ground Issues
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How to Diagnose Electrical Ground Issues

Chasing down electrical gremlins in a motor vehicle can be an exercise in frustration—the kind of frustration that makes young men old and old men talk to themselves. But many […]

Ron Wood’s 1967 Chevelle SS
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Ron Wood’s 1967 Chevelle SS

Editor’s note: This story appeared originally at SummitRacing.com on 8/26/2005. Ron Wood was Pro Street when Pro Street wasn’t popular. Back in the early 1970s, he ran Goodyear Indy oval […]

Ford Racing’s Boss 302 Block
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Ford Racing’s Boss 302 Block

It’s a wonderfully wacky world we car people live in. The things that turn our cranks would only puzzle those outside the fraternity. After all, who but a fellow gearhead […]

Blue Bullet Si: Mike Gbur’s 2000 Honda Civic Si
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Blue Bullet Si: Mike Gbur’s 2000 Honda Civic Si

The ponycar-era effectively began when the first Mustang rolled off the assembly line in 1964. It unceremoniously ended in the mid-1970s with the passage of stricter emissions laws and the […]

5.0 Revival: Summit Racing’s SN95 Mustang Project
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5.0 Revival: Summit Racing’s SN95 Mustang Project

It’s easy to dream about turning your daily driver Mustang into a tire-smokin’ horsepower-house with looks to match. Finding the time and money to do it all can be another […]

Step-by-Step: Upgrading a Ford 8.8 Rear Axle
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Step-by-Step: Upgrading a Ford 8.8 Rear Axle

Although the 8.8-inch rear axle found under zillions of 5.0L and 4.6L Ford Mustangs is a pretty good piece right from the factory, there are a couple of drawbacks: a […]

Step-by-Step: Installing TCI’s Powerglide Trans-Brake
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Step-by-Step: Installing TCI’s Powerglide Trans-Brake

The most popular automatic transmission in drag racing is GM’s two-speed Powerglide. A lot of those ’Glides have trans-brakes in them. Put those two thoughts together and voila—instant tech story. […]

Ultimate Challenger: Bob Motz’s 1970 Challenger
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Ultimate Challenger: Bob Motz’s 1970 Challenger

“I knew it had to have a big engine…” Bob Motz said of his 1970 Challenger R/T, “…and I wanted it to be different. I’ve seen my fair share of […]

Installing a Richmond Gear 6-Speed on a B-Body Mopar
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Installing a Richmond Gear 6-Speed on a B-Body Mopar

Nothing says horsepower quite like rowing through the gears in a 1960s vintage, big block-powered muscle car. But like all good things, there is a price to be paid for […]