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Tech Articles

Location, Location, Location: Swapping Mounts to Find the Best Engine & Transmission Position

Everyone’s heard the old real estate mantra “Location-Location-Location.” And while that’s obviously important in the property game, that pithy statement also holds true for a car’s engine and transmission—even if […]

New Products / Product Profiles

Parts Bin: Summit Racing’s Shifter Platform Lets You Put Your Race Car’s Shifter Exactly Where You Want It

Ever miss a shift because you were fumbling for your race vehicle’s transmission shifter lever? Maybe it’s sitting too low because you had to secure it directly to the floor […]

Automotive & Aftermarket News / News & Car Culture

Congressional Bill Seeks to Protect Race Car Enthusiasts

Known as the RPM Act, the Recognizing the Protection of Motorsports Act of 2016 was drafted to ensure that turning street vehicles into race cars driven exclusively in competition does […]

Automotive & Aftermarket News

EPA Looking to Prohibit Conversion of Street Vehicles into Race Cars

Hot rodders unite. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing a new regulation that would prevent you from converting your street car into a race car. This regulation would […]

How Tos / Tech

Weight Plan: How to Properly Place Ballast for a Faster Race Car

Proper ballast placement is actually a free speed secret. Getting the ballast located correctly is a key component for a faster race car and will allow you to go faster around the turns […]

Featured Vehicles / From the Summit Racing Catalog

Bred for Power: Ken Belanger’s 1967 Mustang Coupe

This story originally appeared in the Summit Racing catalog and first appeared on SummitRacing.com on 2/22/2010. “When I pulled up to the burnout box, people grabbed their cameras. Tons of […]

Motorsports

Line Eager to Start Title Defense in Pomona

Eleven weeks after leaving California as the 2011 NHRA Pro Stock champions, Jason Line and the Summit Racing team will return to the Auto Club Raceway at Pomona ready to […]

From the Summit Racing Catalog

Ron Wood’s 1967 Chevelle SS

Editor’s note: This story appeared originally at SummitRacing.com on 8/26/2005. Ron Wood was Pro Street when Pro Street wasn’t popular. Back in the early 1970s, he ran Goodyear Indy oval […]