Post Tagged with: "chassis"

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Q&A

Mailbag: Unibody vs. Body-on-Frame Chassis

Q: Which is better between a body-on-frame and unibody chassis design? … A: Most vehicles are built using either “body-on-frame” or “unibody” design. The terms refer to the style of […]

Summit Racing Wheelie Bars
Parts

Parts Bin: Summit Racing Wheelie Bars

As a kid, impressing your BMX buddies with a sick wheelie down the sidewalk is cool. But if you’re at the track, trying to shave previous milliseconds off of your […]

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Parts

Suspension Tuning Suggestions: A Talk with a Koni Automotive Product Manager

The Koni roadshow pulled into Summit Racing’s retail store this week to chat with folks about the merits of proper suspension tuning. We got a chance to sit down with […]

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Parts

Parts Bin: Roadster Shop SPEC Chassis

The foundation of a vintage vehicle build is the frame. Any damage, whether its from rust or a wreck, can cause havoc when its time to get the car roadworthy. […]

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Videos & Galleries

Video: What are Subframe Connectors and Why Do You Need Them?

Before we get into the importance of subframe connectors, let’s first talk about what vehicle subframes are. What is a Subframe? A subframe is a discrete structural component in vehicles. […]

Videos & Galleries

Video: New QA1 Ford Mustang K-Member Offers Major Advantages Over Factory Parts

Listen to QA1’s Dave Kass demonstrate how QA1’s new K-Member for Fox-Body and SN95 Ford Mustangs (model years 1979-2004) provide enormous performance advantages and project flexibility over the factory K-Members. […]

Baileigh Industrial TN-250 tube notcher
Parts / Product Profiles / Videos & Galleries

Video: How to Use Baileigh Industrial’s TN-250 Tube & Pipe Notcher

In this video from Baileigh Industrial, master builder Bryan Fuller of Fuller Moto will show you the ins and outs of Baileigh’s entry-level TN-250 hole saw tube notcher. Versatility and […]

Tech / Tech Articles

Weight Plan (Part 2): How to Properly Place Ballast for Drag Racing

Plenty of racers use ballast to meet specific class weight breaks. Clever racers use the ballast as a tool to effectively tune the car too. As we covered in Weight […]

Tech / Tech Articles

Suspension 101: An Introduction to Harnessing Your Engine Power

Nearly a decade old, a Grassroots Motorsports magazine article titled “Soccer Moms’ Revenge,” recounts a day at Michelin’s Laurens Proving Grounds in Laurens, SC when the magazine’s staff took a […]

Featured Vehicles / From the Summit Racing Catalog

Shoebox Hero: Denny Terzich’s 1956 Chevy

This story originally appeared in the Summit Racing catalog and also appeared on SummitRacing.com. It’s a minor miracle Denny Terzich Jr.’s head isn’t about 10 times larger than it is. […]