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July 4th Gallery of Red, White, & Blue!

Happy Fourth of July! We’re saluting America’s Independence Day and your love for high performance American automobiles with our gallery of red, white, and blue hot rods. We’ve compiled this […]

Line, Anderson “All In” with New Pro Stock Camaros
Events / Motorsports

Line, Anderson “All In” with New Pro Stock Camaros

JOLIET, IL—The switch was inevitable. Had the new Chevrolet Camaro Pro Stock race cars been available at the start of the 2012 NHRA Full Throttle Series racing season, the Team […]

How Tos / Tech Articles / Videos & Galleries

Video: Carburetor Basics

Few parts are more synonymous with a classic American hot rod than the carburetor. Ironically, few parts are more misunderstood than the venerable carb, which still came equipped on some […]

Car Culture & Entertainment / News & Car Culture

The 5 Best Superhero Cars

  Which superheroes have the best cars? It didn’t take long to realize the list is pretty short. Superman flies magic-style. Wonder Woman rocks an invisible jet. Thor gets pulled […]

Q&A / Tech

Mailbag: How and When to Measure Pushrod Length

Got questions? We’ve got the answers—the Summit Racing tech department tackles your automotive-related conundrums. This week, we’re talking pushrod length and how to measure it! J.L. • Florence, AZ Q: […]

Featured Vehicles / News & Car Culture

It’s Alive! More Summit Racing/Factory Five Mk4 Spy Photos

The guys at SKJ Customs in St. George, UT aren’t messing around. Since we last updated you on the Summit Racing/Factory Five MK4 project about two weeks ago–back when bodywork and […]

Events / Motorsports

Anderson Pads Points Lead with Runner-Up Finish in Joliet

Greg Anderson and the Summit Racing team overcame a three-hour rain delay and horsepower-robbing hot and humid conditions on Sunday to score a runner-up finish at the NHRA Route 66 […]

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Happy 59th Birthday, Chevy Corvette!

1953. The polio vaccine was released. TV Guide began publication. RCA started selling color televisions. And Chevrolet started producing the Corvette—America’s first sports car. For those of us not around […]

Automotive & Aftermarket News / News & Car Culture

Garlits’ Swamp Rat 32 Leaves Summit Racing, Makes 2,346-Mile Pass (that’s 9,384 Quarter-Miles)!

The Summit Racing Retail Super Store in Tallmadge, OH has been open for 10 years. And for 10 years, “Big Daddy” Don Garlits’ Swamp Rat 32 dragster has greeted customers from […]

Buyer's Guides / How Tos / Tech

Sound Advice: A Quick Guide to Selecting the Right Muffler

What does high performance sound like? Depending on the muffler, the sound of high performance can be anything from a low, throaty growl to an ear-splitting roar—and everything in between. […]