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Video: 4 Things to Know When Choosing a High-Amp Alternator

There are four things to know when considering whether to use a high-amp alternator. First, do you really need a high-output alternator? Most factory alternators are rated at 65 to […]

Buyer's Guides

Garage Goal #10: Get Your Engine Looking Its Best

We’ve reached the last of our Garage Goals — “quarantine projects” if you will. Our Garage Goals projects are bite-sized tasks that anyone can do as budget and time allows […]


Mailbag: Is a 3-Row Radiator Better Than a 2-Row One?

Cooling Basics – Row Quantity vs. Tube Size In the radiator core, coolant flows through tubes. The tubes are joined together by the fins. More heat can be exchanged when […]

Tech Articles

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Camshaft and EFI Advice for 540 Big Block Chevy

I’m building a street 540 big block Chevy with a mild hydraulic COMP Thumpr cam, rectangle-port heads, and 9.5:1 compression ratio that looks like a stock L88 to go in […]

Automotive & Aftermarket News

Lincoln, Rivian End EV Project Amid COVID-19 Crisis

It was only a few months ago that Lincoln, Ford’s luxury vehicle brand, announced a partnership with electric vehicle startup Rivian to build the first fully-electric Lincoln vehicle. But that […]

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Automotive & Aftermarket News

Gale Halderman, Original Mustang Designer, Dies at 87

Gale Halderman, the original designer of the Ford Mustang, passed away after battling liver cancer. He was 87. Halderman sketched the first Mustang in 1962. “To have lived 87 years […]

Tech Articles

3 Automotive Myths That May Be Costing Your Vehicle Performance

Some are common misconceptions we hear from customers. Others are outright falsehoods we see propagated on forums, videos, and Facebook groups. They’re performance myths—and they could be keeping your vehicle […]

Featured Vehicles

Herb Stuart’s 1969 Shelby GT500: In His Own Words

Editor’s Note: In 2019, our friends at Summit Racing posted some parts combos for Herb Stuart’s 1969 Shelby GT500 Mustang. The 428-powered car has been in the Stuart family since […]

How Tos

Engine Building 101: How to Install Piston Rings on LS Engine (Video)

Piston rings play an important role in the efficient operation of your engine. They create the seal between the cylinder wall and piston necessary for good compression. Plus, they keep […]

How Tos / Tech

Garage Goal #9: Cleaning and Detailing Your Vehicle the Actual Right Way

You’re stuck at home. It’s Car Care Month. Now’s the absolute best time to get your vehicle’s exterior in shape. Or at the very least, you can make your latest […]