Articles written by: Brian Nutter

After a stint in the U.S. Air Force, Brian Nutter studied at the Houston, TX-based School of Automotive Machinists in 1997. The early part of his automotive career included working for engine builders Scott Shafiroff and C.J. Batten, followed by several years developing performance pistons at Wiseco Piston Co. Today, Brian develops performance parts for Summit Racing Equipment and is a regular OnAllCylinders contributor. For fun, he runs his 427-powered C5 Z06 in ECTA land-speed racing, at OPTIMA® street car events, and at a mix of autocross, drag racing, and track days.

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LS Engines

L76 Car Engine Upgrade Guide: Expert Advice for L76 Car Engine Mods to Maximize Performance

[Editor’s Note: This L76 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 L76 engine […]

Tech Articles

Camshaft Secret Weapon: Choose Perfect Cam with New Summit Racing Cam Timing Calculator

It isn’t always obvious which camshaft we should choose for our engine build. Even when we fully understand the individual timing events and how each of them interact in a […]

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LS Engines

L59 5.3L Engine Upgrade Guide: Expert Advice for L59 Mods to Maximize Performance

[Editor’s Note: This L59 engine upgrade guide is part of a series of LS engine upgrade guides assembled by a team of LS experts at Summit Racing that we are sharing at […]

Parts

Summit Racing Adds New Pro LS Truck Swap and Turbo Cams to Pro LS Line (Video)

The new Summit Pro LS camshafts have been a hit. The new product line launched in July and quickly developed a following. Just a quick recap: Summit Pro LS cams […]

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LS Engines

L99 6.2L Engine Upgrade Guide: Expert Advice for L99 Mods to Maximize Performance

[Editor’s Note: This L99 engine upgrade guide is part of a series of LS engine upgrade guides assembled by a team of LS experts at Summit Racing that we are sharing at […]

LMG 5.3L engine swap
LS Engines

LMG 5.3L Engine Upgrade Guide: Expert Advice for LMG Mods to Maximize Performance

[Editor’s Note: This LMG engine upgrade guide is part of a series of LS engine upgrade guides assembled by a team of LS experts at Summit Racing that we are sharing at OnAllCylinders. […]

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LS Engines

LC9 5.3L Engine Upgrade Guide: Expert Advice for LC9 Mods to Maximize Performance

[Editor’s Note: This LC9 engine upgrade guide is part of a series of LS engine upgrade guides assembled by a team of LS experts at Summit Racing that we are sharing at OnAllCylinders. […]

L96 turbocharged
LS Engines

L96 6.0L Engine Upgrade Guide: Expert Advice for L96 Mods to Maximize Performance

[Editor’s Note: This L96 engine upgrade guide is part of a series of LS engine upgrade guides assembled by a team of LS experts at Summit Racing that we are sharing at […]

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LS Engines

LS9 6.2L Engine Upgrade Guide: Expert Advice for LS9 Mods to Maximize Performance

[Editor’s Note: This LS9 engine upgrade guide is part of a series of LS engine upgrade guides assembled by a team of LS experts at Summit Racing that we are sharing at […]

L77 supercharged engine
LS Engines

L77 6.0L Engine Upgrade Guide: Expert Advice for L77 Mods to Maximize Performance

[Editor’s Note: This L77 engine upgrade guide is part of a series of LS engine upgrade guides assembled by a team of LS experts at Summit Racing that we are sharing at […]