Articles written by: Alan Rebescher

Editor, author, PR man—Alan Rebescher has done it all in a 25 year career in the high performance industry. He has written and photographed many feature stories and tech articles for Summit Racing and various magazines including Hot Rod, Car Craft, and Popular Hot Rodding, and edited Summit Racing’s Street & Strip magazine in the 1990s. His garage is currently occupied by a 1965 Ford Mustang.

Tech / Tech Projects

Project Firebolt Q&A: Get Background, Insight and Other Info on Tom Tharp’s Latest Project

Why did Tom Tharp of Tom’s Turbo Garage go with an LS engine instead of a Toyota 2JZ for his Project Firebolt Tacoma? Where does he get his ideas for […]

Featured Vehicles / Tech / Tech Projects

Rutledge Wood Porsche 911 Carrera Update: MOAR Power, New Color

If you’re like us, your project cars usually up being different from what you originally envisioned. Such is the case with Rutledge Wood’s 1986 Porsche 911 Carrera. Sure, it will […]

Tech / Tech Projects

The Fox Body That Could: BMR Racing’s Mustang Takes on BMWs and Porsches in American Endurance Racing

It’s fun to root for the underdog. It’s even more fun to help the underdog win a few. Summit Racing and PowerNation TV’s Engine Power have teamed up with BMR […]

Buyer's Guides / Parts

F-150 Fixer Upper: Top 11 Repair Parts for Ford F-150s

Dorman keeps a very sharp eye on what gets fixed or repaired most often on hundreds of vehicles. Take the venerable and durable Ford F-Series for example. With over 32 […]

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Events

Summit Racing-Sponsored UMP Modified Race Car to be Auctioned at Illinois Race Sept. 29

PowerNation TV’s Engine Power is finishing up the UMP DIRTcar Modified race car which will be sold at auction September 29 during the Summit Racing Modified Mania at Tri-City Speedway […]

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Featured Vehicles

Family Circle: Wild Wes Paintworks Custom 1956 Ford Fairlane

Wes Adkins, proprietor of Wild Wes Paintworks in Dover, Ohio, is currently working on customizing a very special 1956 Ford Fairlane. What’s so special about it? The car was originally restored […]

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Parts

Parts Bin: Edelbrock Pro-Flo 4 Electronic Fuel Injection Systems

Most common types of electronic fuel injection (EFI) conversion kits rely on a single throttle body to deliver fuel into the intake manifold—very much like a traditional carburetor. But a […]

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Car Culture & Entertainment

A Build with a Purpose: D.A. Short Bus 1957 Ford School Bus

Some times a hot rod project goes beyond metal and motors. This custom 1957 Ford B500 bus build is one of those times. Chris Pulley is turning this vintage people-hauler […]

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Featured Vehicles

One for Mom: Tinman 2 Kustoms’ 1940 Chevy “Tinmama”

Our pals at Summit Racing have been helping out on a really slick custom 1940 Chevy two-door sedan build affectionately dubbed “Tinmama.” The hot rod is being built by Tinman […]

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Events

Come See No-Prep Kings Racers Jeff Lutz and Ryan Martin Race at Super Summit 2018!

Fans of no-prep drag racing in the vicinity of northern Ohio won’t want to miss the 2018 edition of Super Summit, Summit Racing’s annual homage to all things internal combustion, […]