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 Articles

iRacing 101: The Ins and Outs of iRacing

What’s a racer with an itchy accelerator foot to do when they can’t be at the track? Do what thousands of your fellow competitors do and go iRacing. iRacing is […]

Garage Goal #7: Maintaining or Repairing Your Brakes
Buyer's Guides

Garage Goal #7: Maintaining or Repairing Your Brakes

With your shop and tools organized — see our first six Garage Goal articles if it’s not — it’s time to look at some universal goals to get any ride […]

Product Profiles

Parts Bin: Customize Tires with Tire Stickers Permanent Raised Letter Kits (Video)

Remember using Porta-walls and tire crayons to make your tires look snazzy? It’s the 21st century, for Pete’s sake—so getting a Tire Stickers permanent raised letter kit is the modern […]

SEMA 2019

SEMA Project Car Update: Cat House Customs ‘Pro Rat’ 1918 Ford Model TT

Right about now, Ryan Hopkins and his crew at Cat House Customs are on the road to the 2019 SEMA Show in Las Vegas with a fresh hot rod—and wondering […]

SEMA 2019

SEMA 2019 Project Car Update: Beyond D.A. Bus 1957 Ford Bus

Chris Pulley is on a mission. He has Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), a form of Muscular Dystrophy. But don’t think that’s stopped him from doing stuff he loves—Pulley goes water […]

SEMA 2019

Summit Racing Equipment to Host Celebrity Guest Appearances at SEMA

Summit Racing Equipment, the world’s largest e-commerce, mail order, and retailer of performance automotive parts and accessories, will play host to racing, media, and vehicle builder personalities at its 2019 […]

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 […]

Featured Vehicles

SEMA 2019 Project Update: Driven Restorations’ ‘Mom’s T-Bird’ 1959 Thunderbird

The 2019 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, NV is less than four months away, something the folks building display vehicles for the show know all too well. Steve and Molly […]

Featured Vehicles

The World’s Luckiest El Camino Gets a Big Block Built at KB Racing

Dallas Glenn must be living right. His day job is crewing for three-time NHRA Pro Stock champion Jason Line at KB Racing. His personal race car is a 1968 Chevy […]

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 […]