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Postal Jeeps on assembly line in the former Studebaker plant in South Bend, IN. (Image/Curbside Classic)
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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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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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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 […]

George Poteet: An Interview with the Famous Hotrodder & Speed Record Racer
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George Poteet: An Interview with the Famous Hotrodder & Speed Record Racer

George Poteet is known across the automotive universe as a gearhead with exceptional taste in hot rods and an unquenchable thirst for speed. He’s the guy who works with some […]

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Pick the Winner of the 2018 Muscle Car Match-Ups (1968 Edition)

They are not who we thought they were. This is not the championship match-up we expected to see in the finals of the 2018 Muscle Car Match-Ups (1968 Edition). And […]

Say Happy Valentine’s Day with Gearhead Candy Hearts
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Say Happy Valentine’s Day with Gearhead Candy Hearts

Happy Valentine’s Day! Or, if you prefer, (in a wooden and laconic tone of voice): Well, flippity-doo. It’s Valentine’s Day again. Neato. Whether you’re in the mood for romantic sonnets […]

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You Voted on the Best Decade in Auto History—and the Winner Is…

Last week, we started counting down (or up?) the decades from 1950 through today, making a case why each subsequent 10-year span could be considered the Best Decade in Automotive […]

Tesla has jumpstarted (pun intended) the electric vehicle market.(Image/Tesla.com)
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Are the 2010s the Best Decade in Automotive History?

What a time to be a gearhead! We have 250+ horsepower 4-cylinders and 300+ horsepower sixes. It’s not uncommon for V8 performance motors to tickle 500 horsepower and the top-tier […]

The Ford GT hearkened back to the legendary GT-40, which terrorized  the Le Mans circuit back in the 1960s. (Image/Autoblog.com)
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Are the 2000s the Best Decade in Automotive History?

Similar to old-school turbochargers, the 2000s took a little while to get going as the world faced new threats, battles and challenges beyond the streets, and racetracks—but get going the […]

The Nissan 300ZX was one of the Japanese halo cars to change the automotive performance landscape during the 1990s. (Image/Road and Track)
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Are the 1990s the Best Decade in Automotive History?

The 1990s had several significant milestones that could easily cement it as the best decade in automotive history. For starters, Ford launched its new Explorer, which kicked the SUV market […]