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Ever Play Pole Position? It’s The Racing Video Game That Introduced a Legion of Fans to Motorsports

Before iRacing, before Gran Turismo, heck, before OutRun, there was one racing video game that blistered our fingers and drained our quarters faster than all the rest. And considering it […]

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Wings & Things: A Quick History of the Dodge Charger Daytona & Plymouth Superbird

On September 14, 1969 an odd-looking Mopar rumbled onto the track for NASCAR’s first-ever Talladega 500—its sky-high rear wing making it stand out like a biplane amongst the other cars […]

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Get Ready to Vote in the 2021 OnAllCylinders Readers’ Choice Awards!

The 2021 edition of our annual OnAllCylinders Readers’ Choice Awards is finally here! While voting begins on the Summit Racing Facebook and Summit Racing Instagram channels this Friday, we’re opening […]

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George Barris’ California-Based Custom Car & Hot Rod Shop Is Officially for Sale

When George Barris passed away in 2015, the hot rod community was left wondering how long his legendary Los Angeles, California-based “Barris Kustom Industries” shop would soldier on. Turns out, […]

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Results: What’s the Strangest Thing You’ve Found In Your Vehicle’s Airbox?

Recently, our pals over at Summit Racing asked a very simple question on their Facebook page: “What is the strangest thing you’ve ever found in your air box while cleaning […]

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What Do Checker Cabs, Coachbuilt Luxury Cars & Gibson Guitars Have in Common?

If you said Raymond H. Dietrich, then you probably don’t need to read the rest of this article. But if you didn’t, let’s continue… Meet Ray Dietrich Born in 1894, […]

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Pontiac’s Innovative OHC Sprint Inline 6 Proved That You Didn’t Need to Bring a V8 to the Musclecar Party

In an earlier article on the Crosley Hotshot, we mentioned that it carried a groundbreaking engine with an overhead camshaft. That got us thinking about another innovative OHC powerplant that […]

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Rusty Off-Roading: Shaking Down Some Old Jeeps in the Wilds of British Columbia

Story and Photos by Bryan Irons/4WD Canada Magazine The ubiquitous “shakedown” run is a time-honored tradition carried out by gearheads across the world. The trip could be after completing a frame-off […]

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Meet the Crosley Hotshot: America’s First Postwar Sports Car

Last month, we ran an article commemorating the Corvette’s birthday, in which we mentioned that it was not America’s first sports car—suggesting instead that title should go to a lesser-known […]

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Ever Hear About Chevy’s 1974 “Spirit of America” Special Edition Cars?

Picture this: The year is 1973, Skylab has just been launched into space, Elvis’ “Aloha from Hawaii” is on TV, and “Dark Side of the Moon” is blaring out of […]