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.

Car Culture & Entertainment / News & Car Culture

Demon on Wheels: Film Showcases One Man’s Quest to Restore a One-of-a-Kind Mustang

It’s the stuff gearhead dreams are made of. Believe it or not, this battered 1968 Mustang was infamous in the late 1960s and early ‘70s as the ride of choice […]

Tech / Tech Projects

Top Class 565 (Part 2): Trick Flow’s Big-Cube Rat Receives Its Top End

In our first Top Class 565 post, we outlined the short block assembly for the 565 cubic inch big block that will be part of the prize package awarded to […]

Tech / Tech Articles

565 To Go: How Summit Racing’s 565 Big Block Anvil Came Together

Drag racers can be a discontented bunch. If a car is quick, it’s still not quick enough. Running five miles-per-hour faster is cool, but a couple more would be cooler yet. […]

Featured Vehicles / From the Summit Racing Catalog

Iron Man: Jay Porter’s 1964 Pontiac GTO

This story originally appeared in the Summit Racing catalog and at SummitRacing.com. Jay Porter is an ironworker for Local 17 in Akron, OH. And as everyone knows, a guy with […]

Events / How Tos / Motorsports

Drag School: How to Stage Your Drag Car

We taught you the basics of bracket racing in a previous post. Now, we’re going to give you the next lesson—how to stage. There is more to staging than simply rolling […]

Events / How Tos / Motorsports

Bracket Racing 101: What is It and How Does it Work?

There’s no time like the present to get out and enjoy shows, cruise-ins, and races. And by enjoy the races, we mean actually go out and race. If you’ve never […]

Father's Day / Featured Vehicles / From the Summit Racing Catalog

Like Father, Like Son: Buzz & Andy Sollers’ Pair of Fords

Editors Note: This story originally appeared on SummitRacing.com on 4/30/2008. Everyone knows the old saying about the apple not falling far from the tree. In the case of Buzz Sollers […]

Automotive & Aftermarket News / Featured Vehicles / News & Car Culture

Summit Racing Equipment and Factory Five Racing Build a Mk4 “By the Book”

Summit Racing Equipment and Factory Five Racing have teamed up to build a Factory Five Mk4 replica that anyone armed with a Summit Racing “Big Book” catalog can duplicate. “What […]

Tech / Tech Projects

Top Class 565: Trick Flow Builds a Chevy 565 Short Block Assembly

Back in 2012, the Summit Racing SuperSeries Top Class Champion won a brand new American Racing Cars dragster with a 565 cubic inch big block Chevy built by Trick Flow Specialties. […]

From the Summit Racing Catalog

One Ton of Fun: Todd Collins’ 600HP Chevy Dualie

Editor’s note: This story originally appeared at SummitRacing.com on 3/22/2005. To paraphrase a Bruce Willis flick: We see slammed dualies. We see them with big motors. We see them with […]