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Lot Shot Find of the Week: 1947 Plymouth Special De Luxe
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Lot Shot Find of the Week: 1947 Plymouth Special De Luxe

A parking lot is a parking lot is a parking lot—unless it’s the Summit Racing parking lot. On any given day or time, the lot outside a Summit Racing store can […]

Power Tour Rewind (Part 2): Inside the Coker Tire Museum
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Power Tour Rewind (Part 2): Inside the Coker Tire Museum

Stop #6 of the Hot Rod Power Tour included a visit to Coker Tire world headquarters in Chattanooga, TN. Jeff Lee snapped a few pics while touring the Coker Tire museum, which […]

5 Wallys, 3 Weeks: The Amazing NHRA Hot Streak No One is Talking About
Events / Motorsports

5 Wallys, 3 Weeks: The Amazing NHRA Hot Streak No One is Talking About

In the world of NHRA drag racing, guys like John Force, Tony Schumacher, and Jason Line get most of the attention—and deservedly so. But there’s one drag racer who’s been hotter than […]

Video: An Introduction to Differentials
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Video: An Introduction to Differentials

Watch this Summit Racing Quick Flicks video and learn the basics of differentials, including the differences between open, limited-slip, and locking, and how each style works in your vehicle.   […]

Mailbag: Making Gear Swap Calculations
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Mailbag: Making Gear Swap Calculations

Got questions? We’ve got the answers—the Summit Racing tech department tackles your automotive-related conundrums. This week, we’re answering some important questions about swapping gears. E.B . • Lake Ronkonkonia, NY Q: I […]

Power Tour Rewind (Part 1): A Look Back at the Hot Rod Power Tour
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Power Tour Rewind (Part 1): A Look Back at the Hot Rod Power Tour

The Hot Rod Power Tour took place June 1-7, stopping at seven cities along the way. As we mentioned in our earlier post, The 2013 Hot Rodder’s Summer Bucket List, the Power […]

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NHRA Wrap-Up: J. Force Ends Drought, Joins Torrence and Brogdon in Winner’s Circle

John Force broke a 31-race winless drought Sunday by driving his Ford Mustang Funny Car to a Father’s Day victory. It was Force’s 135th career win, and it came against […]

Like Father, Like Son, Like Car: Father-Son Builds
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Like Father, Like Son, Like Car: Father-Son Builds

Everyone’s heart strings are tugged by different things. Maybe you have a soft spot for cute puppies, Nicholas Sparks novels, or sappy love songs. Us? We’re moved by great father-son […]

2nd Annual Dad’s Advice Awards: A Father’s Day Look at Some of Dad’s Best Advice
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2nd Annual Dad’s Advice Awards: A Father’s Day Look at Some of Dad’s Best Advice

Where would we all be without the encouragement, support, and friendly advice of our fathers? Whether it’s positive words of wisdom or a verbal kick in the you-know-what, dads have a unique way of […]

Ram Introduces “Man of Steel” Truck to Celebrate New Superman Film
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Ram Introduces “Man of Steel” Truck to Celebrate New Superman Film

Check it out. It’s the Man of Steel Power Wagon Ram pickup. We haven’t confirmed whether or not it flies. Chrysler and Warner Bros. created this one-of-a-kind rig as part of […]