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Q&A

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Engine-Building Strategies for 700 HP in a ’71 El Camino

I’m asking this for a friend and I know you will have suggestions. He’s building a ’71 El Camino and has decided on an LS swap. He wants 650-700 hp […]

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Featured Vehicles

This Custom 1972 Stingray Will Please Even the Most Steadfast Corvette Purist

The vintage Corvette community can place a lot of importance on originality, and things like factory-correct chalk marks, tank stickers, and matching numbers are a big, big deal. But after […]

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LS Engines

LS3 Engine Upgrade Guide: Expert Advice for LS3 Mods to Maximize Performance

(Updated 12/7/17) [Editor’s Note: This LS3 engine upgrade guide is the second in a series of LS engine upgrade guides assembled by a team of LS experts at Summit Racing. The […]

SEMA Show ‘n’ Tell: Edelbrock’s New Cross-Ram Intake Manifold for LS3
SEMA 2015 / Videos & Galleries

SEMA Show ‘n’ Tell: Edelbrock’s New Cross-Ram Intake Manifold for LS3

After three years of product development, Edelbrock unveiled its new Cross-Ram Intake Manifold for GM LS3 engines at the 2015 SEMA show in Las Vegas, NV. It’s a dual-plenum design […]

Tah-dah! Having never done anything like this before, Tom says it was a pretty wild moment. “I’m filing this photo under “things I do that my wife will never, ever, ever understand,” he explained. It’s OK, buddy—we do.
Tech / Tech Projects

(Updated with Video) Project Thunderbolt LS3 V8 Miata, Part 1: The Master Plan and Teardown

Light car + big engine = silly go-fast fun. Back in the 1940s and ‘50s it was Ford flathead, Olds, and Caddy V8s in Model As. Pontiac stuffed a 389 […]

Video Feature: LS-Powered ’53 Packard Caribbean
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Video Feature: LS-Powered ’53 Packard Caribbean

Bob’s 1953 Packard Caribbean convertible was already unique. Then he dropped an LS3 engine and 4L65E tranny in it, and topped it off with special “Packard”-etched coilover covers and valve […]

Exclusive Dyno Video: LS-Powered BMW E30 Guns for 600 Horsepower
Automotive & Aftermarket News / Featured Vehicles / News & Car Culture / Videos & Galleries

Exclusive Dyno Video: LS-Powered BMW E30 Guns for 600 Horsepower

Smokey’s Dyno & Performance in Akron, OH isn’t the first shop to mate a GM LS engine with a BMW E30 (3 Series). “The E30 is a very popular chassis […]