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Video: Installing a K&N Cold Air Intake System

In this short video, our friends at K&N show you how easy it can be to install one of their cold intakes. The installation team uses a 2011 Dodge Challenger […]

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Blower Basics (Part 1): A Guide to Supercharger Types & Terminology

  Many people have the impression that a supercharger is an exotic performance part found on wild street machines or race cars. There’s also the impression a supercharged vehicle is […]

Brakes & Suspension / How Tos / Tech / Tech Articles

How to Choose Aftermarket Brake Rotors

As is true with the selection of almost any automotive part, how you’re going to use the part you’re shopping for means everything. Brake rotors are no different. A good […]

Basic Maintenance Series: Our Top 5 DIY Vehicle Maintenance Projects Anyone Can Do
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Basic Maintenance Series: Our Top 5 DIY Vehicle Maintenance Projects Anyone Can Do

NOTE: For newbie car enthusiasts, the thought of doing your own maintenance and simple repairs may seem intimidating. For some seasoned gearheads, the thought of maintenance and light repair tasks may seem like […]

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Video: How to Choose the Proper Timing Set for Your Vehicle

In this Summit Racing Quick Flicks video, Al discusses the basic differences between timing chain, timing gear, and timing belt drive systems. Learn how to determine which timing set will […]

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How Do I Identify My Transmission? Your Top Tech Questions Answered!

We recently reached out to the guys in Summit Racing’s renowned tech department—the largest full-time staff in the industry—to identify and answer five common tech questions they hear on a […]

Swap Sizing: Engine Dimensions & Tips for Popular Swaps
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Swap Sizing: Engine Dimensions & Tips for Popular Swaps

Ever since that first hot rodder dumped his Model A’s four-banger for a flathead V8, engine swaps have been a proven way to get the extra horsepower we all crave. Some swaps […]

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Video: Calculating Your Header Primary Tube Diameter

Turns out our math teachers were right. We really will use this stuff! Crazy! Check out this video and learn how to get the most power and performance from your […]

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Cheat Sheet: Quick Guide to Engine Firing Orders

Do small, simple projects become extremely large and a little out of your league when it comes to your ride? Has a simple distributor cap and rotor change quickly turned ugly? […]

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Drop That Chevy: McGaughy’s Suspension Drop Parts for 1960-72 GM Pickups

    There is not a truck guy out there who doesn’t love (or at least really like) the classic 1960-72 Chevy and GMC pickups. It’s a no-brainer, really. The […]