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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 […]

Motorsports

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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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 […]

Ignition & Electrical / Q&A

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Why is There Wet Engine Oil on My Spark Plug Threads?

I have a 355ci small block Chevy that was rebuilt about a year ago and we included a set of Edelbrock aluminum heads, a Comp flat tappet cam, and an […]

Videos & Galleries

Video: How to Pick the Right Wire Wheel Brush for the Job

No doubt about it, a wire wheel can save you a ton of time and effort when you’re removing rust, deburring surfaces, or preparing metal for paint and bodywork. But […]

Electric Vehicles / News & Car Culture

Video: Chevrolet Announces Hybrid & Electric Corvette Coming Soon

G-A-S-P. Chevrolet just confirmed suspicions that the C8 Mid-Engine Corvette will soon be electrified, per Chevy: *** “In addition to the amazing new Chevrolet Corvette Z06 coming this year, an […]