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Ignition & Electrical / Tech

Wire Works: When It Comes To Electrical Wire, The Right Mix Is Important

The wire you use to hook up electrical equipment in your car is important stuff. How important? We’d say it’s absolutely crucial. And if you don’t believe it, just ask […]

Engine & Exhaust / Q&A

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Should I Hone the Cylinder Walls on a 5.3L LS with 200K Miles Before My Rebuild?

I have a used 5.3L LS truck engine that I’d like to swap into an earlier Chevy pickup. The engine was running when it was pulled out of a wrecked […]


Photo Gallery: 2022 Jeep Beach in Daytona, Florida

Every year, Jeepers descend onto the sun-drenched sand of Daytona Beach, Florida to participate in Jeep Beach. The event attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors, and a seemingly endless parade […]

Car Culture & Entertainment

May the Ford Be With You—Whether You’re Piloting a Ford Falcon or the Millennium One

There’s been a disturbance in the Force, and its name is Star Wars Day. Unless you’ve spent the last decade living inside a giant space slug hanging around with mynocks, […]

Engine & Exhaust / Videos & Galleries

Video: How to Choose the Right Valve Springs for Your Engine

For as important as they are, there can be some confusion when it’s time to choose the right valve springs for an engine. That’s probably because there are so many […]


NHRA Wrap-Up: Force, Salinas & Johnson Grab Wallys at 2022 4-Wide Nationals in Charlotte, NC

We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again: NHRA Four-Wide racing is a jaw-dropping, chest pounding display of horsepower. And despite no Pro Stock Car racing this past weekend, […]

Featured Vehicles / From the Summit Racing Catalog

One Mean Martian: Scott Leber’s 1963 Corvette Sting Ray Gasser

You’d assume the owner of ScottRods—a company that specializes in creating custom fiberglass gasser bodies—would race something. Especially since he also runs ScottRods AA/Gassers, a nostalgia drag racing organization packed with […]

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Product Profiles

Parts Bin: Give Your Ride a Quick & Easy Performance Boost with a Bully Dog BDX Tuner

When it comes to getting more power from late-model gas and diesel vehicles, we put a lot of emphasis on tried-and-true upgrades like exhaust systems, performance headers, cold-air intakes, and […]

Tech / Tech Articles

So, You Think You Know How To Use The Gas Pedal? Get Some Driving Tips from a Professional Racer

The loud pedal. Your right foot. The throttle. The gas.  Or in the words of a favorite YouTuber, Vice Grip Garage, The Make-It-Happener.  We love what it does, but YouTube is loaded with […]

Product Profiles / Tools

The Great Coverup: How Mechanic Grip Gloves Can Save The Day

True Story: More than a dozen years ago, I was sitting in an emergency clinic waiting for a doctor to stitch me up from a shop accident. He walked in, took […]