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New Chevy small block engine LT1
Automotive & Aftermarket News / News & Car Culture

GM Introduces New Small-Block Chevy V8 LT1 to Debut in 2014 Corvette

General Motors Corp. on Wednesday introduced its new small-block Chevy engine—the LT1 6.2-liter V8—which will debut in the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette. The base C7, powered by this fifth-generation small block […]

Events / SEMA / Shows and Events

SEMA Coverage to Hit OnAllCylinders! Watch Here for Live Updates from the Largest Aftermarket Trade Show

The SEMA (Specialty Equipment Market Association) Show, the automotive aftermarket’s premier trade show, is coming to your desktop, your laptop, or palm of your hand. It’s true—OnAllCylinders is bringing the […]

Tech / Tech Articles / Videos & Galleries

Head Games (Part 2): Understanding Principles of Combustion Chamber Design

In Head Games (Part 1), we covered the importance of cylinder head intake runner size and design. Now we’re going to look at another key factor in choosing the right […]

Q&A / Tech

Monday Mailbag: Locating a Donor for a Hotrod Transplant

Got questions?  We’ve got the answers—Mondays when the Summit Racing tech department tackles your automotive-related conundrums. This week, we’re swapping IROC-Z components into an ’86 Monte Carlo SS. H.M. • Milton, […]

Events / Motorsports

Berner Ends ADRL Season on High Note with Shootout Finals Appearance

Accustomed to final round appearances and championship runs, Pete Berner has become more familiar with first round losses as he’s been off form throughout the 2012 ADRL racing season. However, […]

Tech / Tech Projects

Top Class 565 (Part 3): Finishing Touches and Dyno Results (with Video)!

In our Top Class 565 (part two), we showcased cylinder head and valvetrain assembly for Trick Flow’s 565-cubic-inch big block Chevy. This time around, we’re gonna find out what this […]

Tech / Tech Projects

Factory Five/Summit Racing Mk4 Build (Part 1): Front Suspension and Steering

When Summit Racing chose to a build a Sixties-style Cobra roadster, focusing solely on the past was not an option. This project not only captures the sound and fury of […]

Counting Cars, 1967 Pontiac GTO
News & Car Culture

History Channel’s Counting Cars Goes Interactive with Help from Summit Racing

We like television. We like cars. And we really, really like television about cars. One of our favorite current car-related shows is History Channel’s Counting Cars, which follows the car conquests […]

How Tos / Tech / Tech Articles

How to Choose an Alternator

Good thing: Kickin’ audio system with megawatt amps, big subs, zillions of speakers, crossovers, and enough wire to hook up your average city. Bad thing: Melted, smoking, fried vehicle electrical […]

Featured Vehicles / Videos & Galleries

Lot Shots Find of the Week: 1965 Ford Falcon

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 […]