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Pit Tools Guide: 10 Essential Items Every Pit Area Should Have

The calendar says one more month of winter. We say otherwise. The NHRA has already launched its 2012 season, and we can practically smell the nitro fumes and tire smoke […]

Buyer's Guides / Parts

How to Choose an OPTIMA Battery

All automotive and marine batteries are not created equal. And the folks at OPTIMA Batteries make a pretty compelling case for their products being among the very best. If you’re […]

Parts / Product Profiles

The New Demon Carburetion: Bringing More Power to the Street and Track

We’ve seen these new carburetors up close and we’re very impressed with them. All models benefit from uniquely contoured throttle entries and smooth, concentric venturi bores (no more ridge lines […]

New Products / Parts

Summit Racing AN Hose Ends Now Available in Black

Traditional red and blue automotive fittings aren’t for everyone. That’s why Summit Racing Equipment, a leading direct-mail and Internet supplier of high performance automotive parts, now offers its own brand of AN hose ends and […]

Product Profiles

Pypes Performance Exhaust System

What’s the secret to Pypes Performance exhaust systems and components? Is it some proprietary design that allows a Pypes exhaust system to reduce restriction and increase power? Is it a […]

How to Install an Air Compressor in Your Garage
How Tos / Parts / Product Installs / Tech

How to Install an Air Compressor in Your Garage

Elbow grease. It’s valuable stuff. That’s why professional mechanics and serious auto enthusiasts love their air tools; one squeeze of the trigger blows away all of the drill-it-/hammer-it-/shear-it-/sand-it-yourself muscle you […]

Product Installs / Product Profiles

Step-by-Step: Choosing MSD Ignition Components for our Project ’Stang

Ignitions have come a long way from the breaker points and coil setup Charles Kettering designed before World War I (and starting the Delco company in the process). Now there […]

Parts / Product Profiles

Exhaustive Braking: BD Diesel Takes the Benefits of Exhaust Braking to the Next Level

It’s a beautiful Saturday afternoon. You’re towing your race car merrily along with your diesel-powered rig, when you suddenly encounter a hilly, winding stretch of highway. You pump the brakes […]

Product Profiles

Meziere True Start Starters

Take a heaping cup of cubic inches. Add in lots of compression, big horsepower, and a dash of extreme operating conditions. Mix well and pour into your race car of […]

Parts / Product Profiles

Closer Look: GMPP Carbureted LS 364 Crate Engine

Is there such thing as too much technology? For many old school hot rodders, the answer is a resounding “yes.” Take engine technology, for example. Today’s innovative engines deliver unsurpassed […]