Post Tagged with: "autocross"

Tech / Tech Articles

So, You Think You Know How To Use The Gas Pedal? Get Some Driving Tips from a Professional Racer

The loud pedal. Your right foot. The throttle. The gas.  Or in the words of a favorite YouTuber, Vice Grip Garage, The Make-It-Happener.  We love what it does, but YouTube is loaded with […]

Brakes & Suspension / Interior

Monte Makeover (Part 9): The Quest for Good Steering

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 […]

Motorsports

Looking to Put Your Speed Parts to the Test? Why Track Days, AutoX and Entry-Level Road Racing are Ticket!

So you’ve got a cool hot rod you really love to drive. Loaded it with go-fast goodies from your favorite aftermarket performance parts shop, but you don’t want to end […]

Featured Vehicles / From the Summit Racing Catalog / Motorsports

Triple Trouble: Check Out the Leisinger Family’s Autocross-Winning 1964 Corvettes & 1970 Camaro

The Leisingers are back. You may remember Karen and Dave Leisinger from an earlier feature story on their 1970 Chevy Camaro autocross car, the “Crusher.” Well, their sons Josh and Jared […]

Electric Vehicles / New Products / Product Profiles

Parts Bin: Unplugged Performance Suspension Parts Help Your Tesla EV Hug the Pavement

As the Summit Racing folks found out with their White Lightning Tesla Project Car, the Tesla Model 3 is a potent performer right out of the box. But while there […]

Featured Vehicles / From the Summit Racing Catalog / Motorsports

Family Car: Dave and Karen Leisinger’s Autocross 1970 Camaro

Choosing a new family vehicle is an exercise in compromise for most car guys. The list of must-haves handed down from the front office often includes heated leather seats, satellite […]

Events / Shows and Events

Summit Racing Announces AutoCross Week: A Weeklong Autocrossing Event & Road Trip Debuting in 2022

With all the popularity surrounding multi-day racing/road-tripping events like Hot Rod Drag Week and the Summit Racing Equipment Midwest Drags, the gearheads over at Summit Racing asked the question “why […]

Featured Vehicles

Check Out This 1972 Honda Z600—It’s All Original & a Former Autocross Champ

Amidst a sea of ground-pounding Detroit muscle at the 2021 Goodyguys Summit Racing Nationals, this pocket-size Honda stood out like a chipmunk running in the Kentucky Derby. It’s easily a […]

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, […]