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Horsepower Wars

Horsepower Wars: LS vs. Coyote Shootout 2, Episode 3

Everyone who enjoys or has participated in the Ford vs. Chevrolet rivalry for the past 108 years can appreciate the implications of the Horsepower Wars folks revisiting an engine-building contest […]

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Product Profiles / Videos & Galleries

Video: Intro to the Edelbrock 1906 Carburetor

The Edelbrock 1906 carburetor, according to Summit Racing tech adviser Carl Pritts, represents decades of Edelbrock research and development, and tuning experience, designed to optimize performance in small cubic-inch (and […]

Readers' Rides

VOTE NOW: The Top 10 Facebook Fan Rides of April 2019

Winter is behind us (we think), and we’ve now got a full spring, summer, and early fall filled with car shows to look forward to. Of course, on the Summit […]


Mailbag: Recommending Parts for Swapping a 440 into an ’87 Dodge Pickup

Q: I have a 1987 Dodge ½ ton pickup with a 360, and this old kid’s really hoping to reach 425-450 horsepower. As luck would have it, I happen to […]


NHRA Wrap-Up: Torrence, Capps & Hines Win in Atlanta

Andrew Hines earned the 100th win for Harley-Davidson, Ron Capps ended a drought and Steve Torrence went back-to-back at the NHRA Southern Nationals. Andrew Hines brought home the 100th win […]

Events / Motorsports

NHRA’s Wilkerson to Compete in 500th Nitro Funny Car Race in Atlanta

COMMERCE, GA. – The 39th annual Arby’s NHRA Southern Nationals at Atlanta Dragway will be the seventh race of 24 in the 2019 Mello Yello Drag Racing Series. For Springfield, […]


Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: What Those Nitrous Bottle Codes Mean & Why They Matter

What does this code on my nitrous bottle signify? — M.A. Jeff Smith: The stamp on your bottle represents the date it was certified—in your case December 2017. Each nitrous […]

Featured Vehicles / Tech / Tech Projects

Rutledge Wood Porsche 911 Carrera Update: MOAR Power, New Color

If you’re like us, your project cars usually up being different from what you originally envisioned. Such is the case with Rutledge Wood’s 1986 Porsche 911 Carrera. Sure, it will […]

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Buyer's Guides

Great Gifts for Gearhead Moms this Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is less than two weeks away, and if you haven’t bought anything for mom yet it could be because you’re forgetful. Or maybe just a procrastinator. Or an […]

Videos & Galleries

Photo Gallery: 2019 Atlanta Motorama

The 2019 edition of the Summit Racing Equipment Atlanta Motorama was bigger, better, louder, and faster (or at least seemed that way) than ever. It’s the South’s premier outdoor automotive […]