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Q&A / Tech

Mailbag: Whistling Challengers, Torque Converter Tech & More

Got questions? We’ve got the answers—every Monday when the Summit Racing tech department tackles your automotive-related conundrums. This week, we’re talking vacuum leaks, torque converter stall speed, and setting the […]

How Tos

How to Degree Your Camshaft

You spent a lot of time searching the Internet for the right camshaft for your latest engine project. You drove your friends crazy babbling about intake, duration, and lobe separation, […]

Product Installs

Installing a Milodon Gear Drive on a Big Block Chevy

If you’re thinking of buying a gear drive, chances are it’s for one of two reasons: you want more accurate cam timing than a chain can provide or you want […]

Featured Vehicles / Tech / Tech Articles / Tech Projects

Step-by-Step: Testing Out Trick Flow Super 23 Heads on a Chevy 388

Allow us to make a big giant generalization: building a dedicated drag race engine is pretty cut and dry. Since the aim is to cover a quarter-mile of straight asphalt […]

Featured Vehicles / From the Summit Racing Catalog

Showstopper: Ron & Lynda Carpenter’s ’48 Chevy Pickup

This story originally ran in the Summit Racing catalog and on SummitRacing.com on 8/29/2008. If by chance you ever meet Ron and Lynda Carpenter, odds are it will be while […]

From the Summit Racing Catalog

Reggie Triggs’ 1968 Mustang GT

Editor’s note: This story appeared previously at SummitRacing.com. It’s not hard to pigeonhole an early Mustang guy. Restorers keep their Ford Mustangs just like the factory made them—hose clamps, chalk […]

Featured Vehicles / From the Summit Racing Catalog

Ultimate Edition: Ron & Cheryl Robinson’s ’62 Corvette

The 1962 C-1 Corvette—it was the final edition of the first generation of American sports cars to carry the famed crossed flags, and the first ride to put a serious […]

Water/Methanol Injection 101: Frequently Asked Questions
Q&A / Tech / Tech Articles

Water/Methanol Injection 101: Frequently Asked Questions

Water/methanol injection is nothing new. Like nitrous oxide and superchargers, it has been used as far back as World War II to help power German fighter planes. Yet it never seemed […]

Product Profiles

Pypes Performance Exhaust System

What’s the secret to Pypes Performance exhaust systems and components? Is it some proprietary design that allows a Pypes exhaust system to reduce restriction and increase power? Is it a […]

Time Machine: John Susong’s 1964 Plymouth Sport Fury
Featured Vehicles / From the Summit Racing Catalog

Time Machine: John Susong’s 1964 Plymouth Sport Fury

Check out John Susong’s time machine. The spectacular 1964 Plymouth Sport Fury doesn’t have a flux capacitor, but its race-ready Hemi has the power to transport John from one end […]