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Motorsports

C7 vs. C8 Corvette Track Test (Part 2): Danny Popp Compares the Grand Sport Z07 with the New C8!

During the pandemic, automotive events have started very late, leaving us performance-minded individuals looking for events. Any events. And the travel range for those events has been expanded. Recently, Akron […]

Motorsports

C7 vs. C8 Corvette Track Test (Part 1): We Put a C8 Corvette to the Test on the Autocross!

When I decided to sell my 2004 Z06 and order a C8, I wondered if the car would be everything I had read and heard it was: Incredibly quick 0-60 time, […]

Tech Projects

Monte Makeover (Part 8): AR5 Transmission Swap Step-by-Step

Editor’s Note: Perhaps the only things Travis Jones loves more than his 1986 Monte Carlo SS are autocross courses and a good challenge. That’s why Travis is on a mission to transform his […]

Tech Projects

Monte Makeover (Part 7): Selecting and Sourcing Parts for the Transmission Swap

Editor’s Note: Perhaps the only things Travis Jones loves more than his 1986 Monte Carlo SS are autocross courses and a good challenge. That’s why Travis is on a mission to transform his […]

Featured Vehicles

Monte Makeover (Part 5): The Accidental Rear-Axle Upgrade

Editor’s Note: Perhaps the only things Travis Jones loves more than his 1986 Monte Carlo SS are autocross courses and a good challenge. That’s why Travis is on a mission to transform his […]

Tech Projects

Monte Makeover (Part 4): Track Testing and Dyno Testing our LS Swap

Editor’s Note: Perhaps the only things Travis Jones loves more than his 1986 Monte Carlo SS are autocross courses and a good challenge. That’s why Travis is on a mission to transform his […]

Tech / Tech Projects

Monte Makeover (Part 1): Transforming an ’86 Monte Carlo into an Autocross Killer Starts with a 56-Hour Suspension Overhaul

Editor’s Note: Perhaps the only things Travis Jones loves more than his 1986 Monte Carlo SS are autocross courses and a good challenge. That’s why Travis is on a mission […]

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Featured Vehicles

Lot Shots Find of the Week: 1971 Porsche 911 Track Car

We typically shy away from trailered cars for our Lot Shots features, but when a track-prepped classic Porsche 911 rolls into the Summit Racing retail store lot, we gleefully make […]

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Events

Super Summit Mini Feature: The Datsun/Nissan 510

Never heard of a 510? Well, when Datsun (the company that would eventually become Nissan) wanted to build a new passenger car, it picked a lofty benchmark: the popular BMW […]

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Motorsports

UMI Performance Buys PA Racetrack for New Product Testing and Motorsports Events

Philipsburg, PA-based UMI Performance Inc. has acquired CNB Bank Raceway Park in Clearfield, PA where the performance chassis and suspension parts maker plans to open a road-racing and autocross motorsports […]