Articles written by: Paul Sakalas

Paul is the editor of OnAllCylinders. When he's not writing, you'll probably find him fixing oil leaks in a Jeep CJ-5 or keeping a 1972 Corvette from overheating. An avid motorcyclist, he spends the rest of his time synchronizing carburetors and cleaning chain lube off his left pant leg.

Car Culture & Entertainment

What is a “Day Two” Muscle Car?

The gearhead performance world has a dictionary all itself—with terms like Rat Rod, Slapper Bars, Lake Pipes, and countless others. But while most of those phrases are easily defined and […]

Tech Articles

How Transparent Fuel Lines Helped Solve a Decades-Old Motorcycle Idle Problem

I’ve had an on-again/off-again love affair with my father’s 1970 Honda CB350 motorcycle. With twin megaphone mufflers, chrome fenders, and a hipster-chic kickstart, the little street bike just oozes retro […]

Tech Articles

The Lineman’s Splice: How to Make Reliable Electrical Connections in Your Vehicle’s Wiring Harness

Whether you’re retrofitting an EFI kit, replacing a crusty bulb socket, or installing a new stereo, if you work around cars long enough, you’ll eventually have to splice some wires. […]

Motorsports

Check Out the New Nissan NISMO Z Sports Car in Super GT GT500 Race Spec

When Nissan finally revealed the all-new Nissan Z sports car back in August, we couldn’t wait to see it in track fighting trim. As it turns out, neither could Nissan. […]

Car Culture & Entertainment

5 Things Model Trains Teach You About Wrenching on Cars

Because my father was an avid model train fan, putting a small train track around the Christmas tree was a mandatory part of the holidays. And while I never got […]

Car Culture & Entertainment / PowerSports

What’s the Highest-Selling Motor Vehicle of All Time? (Hint: Santa Claus Rides One)

Over 100 million. One. Hundred. Million. That’s how many Super Cubs Honda’s cranked out since 1958. For perspective, the world’s highest-selling car, the Toyota Corolla, has about half that, with […]

Car Culture & Entertainment

Too Marvelous for Words: Frank Sinatra’s Special Edition Imperial

Too Marvelous for Words As we celebrate Frank Sinatra’s birthday on December 12, it’s also the perfect time to remind ourselves about the exclusive 1981 & 1982 Imperial Frank Sinatra […]

Holiday Gift Guides

Tools Under $30 Gift Guide: Claw & Magnetic Retrieval Tools

Whether it’s for a holiday or birthday, this Tools Under 30 Dollars Gift Guide Series shows you important, yet somewhat uncommon, tools that any gearhead would want. Today, let’s talk about Retrieval […]

Holiday Gift Guides

Tools Under $30 Gift Guide: Electrical Test Light Circuit Checkers

Whether it’s for a holiday or birthday, this Tools Under 30 Dollars Gift Guide Series shows you important, yet somewhat uncommon, tools that any gearhead would want. Today, let’s talk about automotive […]

Holiday Gift Guides / Product Profiles

Tools Under $30 Gift Guide: Soldering Irons & Soldering Guns

Whether it’s for a holiday or birthday, this Tools Under 30 Dollars Gift Guide Series shows you important, yet somewhat uncommon, tools that any gearhead would want. Today, let’s talk about Soldering […]