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Engine & Exhaust / Tech / Tech Articles

6.2L LS Engine Guide: Block Specs, Swap Resources & Build Info

Over the course of its 20-plus years of production, the trusty GM LS engine came from the factory in a wide range of displacements, from a humble 4.8L to a […]

Featured Vehicles

Love Story: Dennis Stiffler’s 1969 Chevy Camaro

“Every car has a story, and every car guy wants to tell you that story.” Dennis Stiffler To hear him tell it, the story behind his fantastic F-body was many […]

Tech Projects

GRM Swaps LS6 for New LS3 to Power C5 Z06 Racecar (Video)

The Chevrolet Corvette C5 Z06 was produced between 2001 and 2004 and has been a formidable weapon at autocross and road racing since day one. As depreciation sets in, these […]

LSA engine swap photo
Engine & Exhaust / Q&A

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Engine-Building Strategies for 700 HP in a ’71 El Camino

I’m asking this for a friend and I know you will have suggestions. He’s building a ’71 El Camino and has decided on an LS swap. He wants 650-700 hp […]

Featured Vehicles

This Custom 1972 Stingray Will Please Even the Most Steadfast Corvette Purist

The vintage Corvette community can place a lot of importance on originality, and things like factory-correct chalk marks, tank stickers, and matching numbers are a big, big deal. But after […]

GM LS3 Upgrade Guide, Engine Performance
Engine Guides / LS Engines

LS3 Engine Upgrade Guide: Expert Advice for LS3 Mods to Maximize Performance

[Editor’s Note: This LS3 engine upgrade guide is the second in a series of LS engine upgrade guides assembled by a team of LS experts at Summit Racing. The LS3 engine […]

Tech / Tech Projects

(Updated with Video) Project Thunderbolt LS3 V8 Miata, Part 1: The Master Plan and Teardown

Light car + big engine = silly go-fast fun. Back in the 1940s and ‘50s it was Ford flathead, Olds, and Caddy V8s in Model As. Pontiac stuffed a 389 […]

1953 Packard Caribbean convertible
Hot Rod Power Tour / Uncategorized

Video Feature: LS-Powered ’53 Packard Caribbean

Bob’s 1953 Packard Caribbean convertible was already unique. Then he dropped an LS3 engine and 4L65E tranny in it, and topped it off with special “Packard”-etched coilover covers and valve […]

Automotive & Aftermarket News / Featured Vehicles / News & Car Culture / Videos & Galleries

Exclusive Dyno Video: LS-Powered BMW E30 Guns for 600 Horsepower

Smokey’s Dyno & Performance in Akron, OH isn’t the first shop to mate a GM LS engine with a BMW E30 (3 Series). “The E30 is a very popular chassis […]