Parts Bin: QA1 MOD Series Redefines Adjustable Shocks Parts Bin: QA1 MOD Series Redefines Adjustable Shocks
The Hottest Instagram Photos from 2019 Woodward Dream Cruise The Hottest Instagram Photos from 2019 Woodward Dream Cruise
Project Firebolt: The LSX Turbo Tacoma (Part 11): Wiring Up and Cooling Off Project Firebolt: The LSX Turbo Tacoma (Part 11): Wiring Up and Cooling Off
Mailbag: A Quick Guide to Torque-to-Yield Fasteners Mailbag: A Quick Guide to Torque-to-Yield Fasteners
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The Hottest Instagram Photos from 2019 Woodward Dream Cruise

One of the greatest spectacles in the entirety of car culture, and a common bucket-list item for hot-rodders everywhere is the Woodward Dream Cruise in Detroit, MI. Thousands gathered in […]

Tech Projects

Project Firebolt: The LSX Turbo Tacoma (Part 11): Wiring Up and Cooling Off

In this update we’re starting on our big wiring job and keeping that turbocharged tornado frosty with a front mount intercooler and methanol injection kit. LS-based engine swaps are popular […]

Q&A

Mailbag: A Quick Guide to Torque-to-Yield Fasteners

Q: What is a TTY bolt? … A: Torque to Yield (TTY) fasteners are used in many modern engines. When torqued properly, they provide better clamping force than standard fasteners. […]

Product Profiles

Parts Bin: QA1 MOD Series Redefines Adjustable Shocks

QA1’s MOD Series shocks take the adjustable shocks concept and move it forward about a hundred notches. What sets these MOD shocks apart is QA1’s QuickTune technology—removable, modular valve packs […]

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NHRA Wrap-Up: Line Wins Pro Stock at Home Track; Pritchett & Capps Also Win

Minnesota native and Team Summit driver Jason Line won a race for an NHRA-record 16th straight season Sunday, racing victory at his home track during the 38th annual Lucas Oil […]

Jesel automotive tools
Product Profiles

Using Jesel’s Special Tools to Work on Special Parts

Special parts often require special tools. For example, something like an adjustable crescent wrench has no place when it comes to setting valve lash! Which is no secret to anyone […]

Motorsports

Bangshiftin’ & Roadtrippin’: 2019 Bonneville Speed Week Photo Gallery

The world’s fastest land-speed racers are back at Utah’s Bonneville Salt Flats for the 2019 edition of Bonneville Speed Week. As they usually do, our friends at BangShift made the […]

Videos & Galleries

Video: Installing Mr. Gasket Valve Covers on Gen III HEMI

In today’s video, Jeremy Stoermer installs Mr. Gasket fabricated valve covers on a 6.1L Gen III HEMI powering a 2006 Chrysler 300C SRT8. These Mr. Gasket fabricated valve covers are […]

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Tech Articles

AN Fittings Torque Chart for Automotive Plumbing

AN stands for Army-Navy. The size specifications were established by the U.S. military during World War II and were originally used in the aerospace industry. AN fittings use a 37-degree […]

Racing slicks
Q&A

Mailbag: How Long Do Drag Slicks Last?

Q: How long will a set of drag slicks last? … A: The life of a drag racing tire can be determined by many factors. Tire compound, track conditions, vehicle […]

Featured Vehicles

SEMA 2019 Project Update: Cool Hand Customs’ 1960 Simca Autocross Wagon

When our friends E.J. and Amy Fitzgerald at Middleton, WI-based Cool Hand Customs told us what their 2019 SEMA Show project would be, we raised a collective eyebrow. Somewhere they […]

Tech Articles

Improving Hook with Sway Bars on Drag Cars

In the past, we’ve taken a look at the forces at work when a vehicle is accelerating. To recap: “…as each cylinder in the engine fires, the pistons (and consequently […]

Videos & Galleries

Lot Shots Find of the Week: Custom Chevy Fleetmaster

Last week, we shared photos of a beautiful 1964 Ford Fairlane 500 that we spotted outside of the Summit Racing retail store in Tallmadge, OH. You can see today’s Chevy […]