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Engine & Exhaust / Tech Projects

The Serpentine Belt Wrench: An Unsung Hero Tool for Swapping Belts in a Cramped Engine Bay

In our experience, swapping out a serpentine belt goes one of two ways: It’s either an easy job done in a few minutes while you’re chatting with your pals… …or […]

Tech / Tech Projects

Project S71 2021 Chevy Silverado Overland Build, Episode 8: The Wrap-Up

Over the course of several video installments, we’ve seen the tech aces at Summit Racing transform a stout 2021 Chevy Silverado into a no-compromise off-the-grid expedition rig. Dubbed “Project S71,” […]

Exterior / Tech / Tech Projects

Project S71 2021 Chevy Silverado Overland Build, Episode 7: Adding the Roof Top Tent, Fridge & Camping Gear

We’re nearing the completion of Project S71, as the Chevy Silverado truck has already received a bounty of off-road and overlanding upgrades, including a bed rack, suspension lift, and LED […]

Exterior / Tech / Tech Projects

Project S71 2021 Chevy Silverado Overland Build, Episode 6: Installing a Bed Rack & Cargo Storage Solutions

While it’s easy to get caught up in the fun of bolting-up cool off-road gear like big wheels and tires, a suspension lift, and rugged bumpers, a major focus of […]

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Project S71 2021 Chevy Silverado Overland Build, Episode 5: Bolting-On Some LED Off-Road Lights & a Light Bar

After installing a suspension lift, bigger wheels and tires, and some vital trail armor, the Summit Racing Project S71 Chevy Silverado is well on its way to becoming a serious […]

Exterior / Tech / Tech Projects

Project S71 2021 Chevy Silverado Overland Build, Episode 4: Adding Off-Road Bumpers & Trail Protection

By now, you probably know that the Summit Racing folks are turning a 2021 Chevy Silverado into a serious off-the-grid expedition vehicle. While they’ve addressed its suspension, engine, exhaust, wheels, […]

Engine & Exhaust / Tech / Tech Projects

Project S71 2021 Chevy Silverado Overland Build, Episode 3: Bolt-On Engine & Exhaust Performance Upgrades

In the last episode of its Project S71 overlanding build, the Summit Racing team upgraded the Silverado’s suspension while bolting on an off-road wheel and tire package. Now, it’s time […]

Tech / Tech Projects / Wheels & Tires

Project S71 2021 Chevy Silverado Overland Build, Episode 2: Suspension, Wheels & Tires

We recently introduced you to Summit Racing’s Project S71 Chevy Silverado overlanding build video series. Over the course of several episodes, the Summit Racing folks are transforming an already-capable 2021 […]

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Introducing Summit Racing’s “Project S71” Silverado Build

Summit Racing is home to all-things high performance. And that’s not limited to performance vehicles built for dragstrip–or even Main Street. High performance doesn’t stop where the road ends, so […]

Ignition & Electrical / Tech / Tech Projects

What is a Blower Motor Resistor? And How Can You Tell if Yours is Bad?

It all started during our drive to check out the Cavalcade of Customs in Cincinnati, Ohio. It was a bitterly cold day and we noticed that our vehicle’s cabin was […]