News & Car Culture

Though the hobbies can overlap, overlanding goes far beyond the simple premise of "car camping." (Image/Summit Racing - Smittybilt)
News & Car Culture

Overlanding 101: What It Is and How to Get Started

Overlanding is a relatively new phenomenon in the United States. In essence, overlanding is a fusion of camping and off-roading, combining elements of each to form a distinct automotive/outdoor hobby. […]

Postal Jeeps on assembly line in the former Studebaker plant in South Bend, IN. (Image/Curbside Classic)
Car Culture & Entertainment

Neither Snow Nor Rain: A Brief History of the Postal Mail Jeep

Jeep is sometimes referred to as one of the most “patriotic” vehicle brands, and for good reason: Jeeps are often credited with helping the allies to victory during World War […]

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Car Culture & Entertainment

10 of the Most Significant Performance Cars from 1968-2018

In light of our favorite speed shop’s 50th birthday in 2018, we took a look at some of the gearhead milestones in both Summit Racing’s history and automotive history in […]

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News & Car Culture

Sprint Car Driver Jason Johnson Dies Following Crash in Wisconsin Race

Jason Johnson succumbed to injuries he sustained in a crash on Saturday during a sprint car race at Beaver Dam Raceway in Beaver Dam, WI. Johnson, 41, and a Eunice, […]

The new 2019 Blazer was revealed at a special event in Atlanta Georgia, June 21st. (Image/Mark Naijar - Chevrolet)
Automotive & Aftermarket News

The Blazer is Back: Chevy Revives Famous Nameplate

Chevrolet just revealed that it is bringing the Blazer name back to its lineup. It is expected that this new vehicle will slot in between the compact Equinox and midsize […]

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Car Culture & Entertainment / Father's Day

Fatherly Advice: 20 Life Lessons from Dear-Old-Dad

Every year, we ask readers to chime in with some of the best bits of advice they’ve received from their Fathers. …And without fail, every year we get the same […]

Legendary NHRA Driver Tom “The Mongoose” McEwen Passes Away
Automotive & Aftermarket News / News & Car Culture

Legendary NHRA Driver Tom “The Mongoose” McEwen Passes Away

Tom “The Mongoose” McEwen, one of the NHRA’s all-time greatest drivers and most colorful personalities, passed away on June 10. He was 81. McEwen began racing in 1953 and eventually […]

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Father's Day / Holiday Gift Guides

10 Mopar Gifts That Dads Will Love

The Omega symbol is the final letter of the Greek alphabet. It’s commonly used to symbolize something great, or to denote the end of—and the best, or ultimate version of—a […]

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Automotive & Aftermarket News

Dodge Builds Last 2018 Dodge Demon

When Dodge initially teased the Challenger SRT Demon, it was poised to be the world’s fastest, most powerful production muscle car. With 800+ horsepower, a 9.65-second 1/4-mile ET, and the […]

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News & Car Culture

7 Lesser-Known Times Automakers Helped the War Effort

During World War II, nearly every domestic industry adapted its operations to assist the War Effort. For some companies, that simply meant rationing raw materials, but others (namely those in […]