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Automotive & Aftermarket News

Edelbrock Owner Acquires COMP Performance Group

The owner of Edelbrock LLC is acquiring COMP Performance Group and relocating Edelbrock’s distribution center to Memphis, TN where COMP is based. Edelbrock will maintain a major presence in Torrance, […]

Q&A

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Cam Swap Tech for 5.3L LS/Vortec Engines

I’ve seen in a 4.8L LS engine story where you used a COMP short duration hydraulic roller cam and the engine made really good power. That cam, if I recall […]

Clay and Dalton Millican
Featured Vehicles

Clay Millican Finds Peace in Loss Through ‘Project Dently’

Our vehicles often take on a life of their own, carrying memories of moments lost in time and in-jokes shared by close friends and family. In some cases, they even […]

FAST LSX HR 103mm Tunnel Ram Intake Manifold
New Products / SEMA

FAST Launches New High-HP Polymer Tunnel-Ram Intake for LS Engines

LAS VEGAS, NV — FAST has developed the industry’s first polymer tunnel ram-style intake manifold, optimized for producing maximum power in boosted and natural aspirated engines, and launched it at […]

Cam and Lifter Failure
Videos & Galleries

Video: Top 10 Reasons for Camshaft and Lifter Failure

Camshafts are often erroneously blamed for valvetrain problems. Our friends at COMP Cams set the record straight in today’s video. It highlights several critical issues that are related to camshaft […]

comp cams timing chain double roller
Tech / Videos & Galleries

Video: A Quick Overview of Timing Sets

There are four basic types of timing sets, and each have different pros and cons attached to them. The timing set that will work best for you is largely dependent […]

Q&A / Tech

Mailbag: Choosing the Right Valve Springs for Your Hydraulic Camshaft

Q: I’m going to drop a GM LT4 Hot Cam into my Gen I small block Chevy. What valve springs do you recommend for the best match? A: Summit Racing put together […]

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: How and Why Camshaft Manufacturers Grind Advance Into Camshafts
Q&A / Tech / Tech Articles

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: How and Why Camshaft Manufacturers Grind Advance Into Camshafts

I’ve read something about camshafts that some cam companies grind advance into the camshaft. I thought that you could only advance the cam once it was installed in the engine? […]

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Product Installs / Tech / Videos & Galleries

Video: Upgrading Valve Springs to Accommodate Cam Swap

When the gang at COMP Cams decided to swap the camshaft in a 454-cubic-inch V8 L29 L.4-liter Gen. VI motor with an aggressive profile, they were also forced to upgrade […]

Product Installs / Tech / Videos & Galleries

Video: Performing a Cam Swap on a 454 Big Block Chevy

Discover how adding a more-aggressive camshaft to a factory engine can dramatically increase power, when the good people at COMP Cams show you how to perform a cam swap in […]