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Reading 101: How to Read Your Spark Plugs
How Tos / Tech

Reading 101: How to Read Your Spark Plugs

Listen closely because your spark plugs may be trying to tell you something. Is your engine running too lean? Too rich? Is there an issue with oil control or ignition timing? Or is everything […]

Doomsday Derby: The 7 Vehicles of the Apocalypse
Car Culture & Entertainment / News & Car Culture

Doomsday Derby: The 7 Vehicles of the Apocalypse

So, this may be it, folks—the last thing we ever publish. The much-publicized end of the Mayan Long Count calendar is Dec. 21, 2012—the end of the 13th b’ak’tun. The […]

Lot Shots Find of the Week: 1965 Chevrolet Impala
Featured Vehicles / Videos & Galleries

Lot Shots Find of the Week: 1965 Chevrolet Impala

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 […]

Video: Installing an MSD Atomic LS EFI Fuel Injection System
Product Installs / Tech

Video: Installing an MSD Atomic LS EFI Fuel Injection System

  In this 15-minute video, you will learn how to install an MSD Atomic LS EFI Fuel Injection System. You can learn more about this innovative system by reading our […]

Mailbag: Timing is Everything
Q&A / Tech

Mailbag: Timing is Everything

Got questions?  We’ve got the answers—the Summit Racing tech department tackles your automotive-related conundrums. This week, we’re dialing in timing and straightening out a few cam/valvetrain issues.. C.S. • Currie, […]

How to Choose an Aftermarket Radiator
How Tos / Tech

How to Choose an Aftermarket Radiator

What’s more frustrating than sitting on the side of the road with an overheated vehicle? Whether it’s the sight of the steam coming from the hood or the smell of […]

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Buyer's Guides / Holiday Gift Guides / Parts

10 Great Tool Gift Ideas Under $50

We’re getting down to it, and that hard-to-shop-for hotrodder in your life is doing absolutely nothing to help you figure out what to get him or her for Christmas. Hey, […]

Let it Snow: An Introduction to Snow Plows for ATVs and UTVs
How Tos / PowerSports / Tech

Let it Snow: An Introduction to Snow Plows for ATVs and UTVs

Are you thinking about adding a snow plow to your ATV or side by side? Great idea. Whether you’re looking to more efficiently remove snow from your driveway, or perhaps […]

Lot Shots Find of the Week: 1957 Chevrolet Bel-Air
Featured Vehicles / Videos & Galleries

Lot Shots Find of the Week: 1957 Chevrolet Bel-Air

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 […]

Video: A Closer Look at Flexplates
Tech / Tech Articles / Videos & Galleries

Video: A Closer Look at Flexplates

Watch this video from our friends at TCI Auto to better understand a flexplate’s role in automatic transmission operation. You learn how the flexplate connects the torque converter to the engine’s crankshaft, functioning […]