Articles written by: Matt Griswold

Matt Griswold is the editor of OnAllCylinders. After a 10-year newspaper journalism career, he has spent the past seven years writing about the automotive aftermarket and motorsports. He has been with OAC since its launch in 2012.

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News & Car Culture

Top Cars of the ’60s: #8 – 1969 Plymouth Road Runner

Editor’s Note: The decade of the 1960s is considered by many to be the greatest in American automotive history. There’s little mystery why. The 1960s gave birth to the “muscle […]

News & Car Culture

Over 700 Rare Vehicles from Ron Hackenberger Collection to Sell at Auction July 15-16

NORWALK, OH. — Hundreds of rare vehicles—most of them orphan cars—collected over the past few decades by Ron Hackenberger with the original intent of displaying them in a museum will […]

Motorsports / News & Car Culture

Video: Go Behind the Scenes at Summit Motorsports Park with Track Owner Bill Bader Jr.

NORWALK, OH. — Sitting in his office at Summit Motorsports Park, Bill Bader Jr. pulled his mobile phone from his pocket to play a voicemail message. The unmistakable voice of […]

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Car Culture & Entertainment

The Best (or Worst) 34 Pieces of Car Advice From Dads

We got together with our friends on Summit Racing Equipment’s social media team, and asked them to pose a simple question to their audience: What’s the best car advice your […]

Events / Super Summit 2017

See Vintage Nitro Funny Cars at Super Summit 2017 in Norwalk

In the 1970s and 1980s, alcohol funny cars were the kings of the quarter-mile. Nostalgia funny cars provide a step back in time, while still providing racetrack thrills even by […]

Car Culture & Entertainment / Shows and Events

The 2017 Hot Rodder’s Summer Bucket List: 10 Must-See Automotive Events

Looking for things to do this summer? You can make the boring choice and do the same things you always do, or you can start checking off more things on […]

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Buyer's Guides / Car Culture & Entertainment / Father's Day

Buyer’s Guide: Car-Guy Gifts for Fathers

We mined some long-time customer favorites as well as some new dad-approved items among the diverse selection at Summit Racing Gifts, Clothing, and Memorabilia. We hope you find some inspiration. […]

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Car Culture & Entertainment / Motorsports

The Best Day in Motorsports?: The Case for Watching 15 Consecutive Hours of Racing

Nielsen says only two percent of U.S. viewers will watch all three races. Which, one might argue, means 98 percent of us are doing it wrong. The Sunday of every […]

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Events / Super Summit 2017

Improve Your Racing Skills at Super Summit June 9-10 in Norwalk, OH

Want to smoke your tires, mash the gas pedal, and see how fast your car will go with zero risk of getting a speeding ticket? Want to test your road-course […]

Ohio’s Dragway 42 Opens for Drag Racing May 26, Track Officials Say
Motorsports / News & Car Culture

Ohio’s Dragway 42 Opens for Drag Racing May 26, Track Officials Say

After a two-year string of several construction- and weather-related delays that have postponed the reopening of Dragway 42, it appears the end is finally here. Racetrack officials said the brand-new, […]