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News & Car Culture

NASCAR’s Robert Yates—Famed Engine Builder & Team Owner—Gone at 74

NASCAR team owner and famed engine builder Robert Yates died this week after a battle with liver cancer that began in 2016. Yates was 74. We’re not happy about adding […]

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Featured Vehicles

Lot Shots Find of the Week: Dodge Viper ACR

A parking lot is a parking lot is a parking lot—unless it’s the Summit Racing parking lot. On any given day or time, the lot outside a Summit Racing store […]

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Car Culture & Entertainment / Motorsports

The Best Day in Motorsports?: The Case for Watching 15 Consecutive Hours of Racing

Nielsen says only two percent of U.S. viewers will watch all three races. Which, one might argue, means 98 percent of us are doing it wrong. The Sunday of every […]

Car Culture & Entertainment / News & Car Culture

Driving Like a Girl: A Winning Trend 50 Years in the Making

NORWALK, OH — It’s nothing most of us haven’t seen before, so we think little of it. Two drivers suiting up, making their way through the staging lanes and water […]

Tech / Tech Articles / Tech Projects

Stock Eliminator LS7: How SAM Tech Got 825 Horses from a Naturally Aspirated, NHRA-Legal LS7

Anyone can slap a supercharger on a stock 505-horse LS7 and pick up an extra 200 horsepower. And thanks to the incredible untapped potential of GM’s factory LS7 cylinder heads, gaining huge […]

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 […]

Q&A / Tech

Mailbag: Budget Tips for Lowering 60-Foot Times (and ETs, Too)!

  Q: I need some help getting my 1969 Camaro in the 12s at the track. The car has a 350 small block (bored .010-inch over) with 10:1 compression, .488/.510-inch lift […]

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Car Culture & Entertainment / Events / Featured Vehicles / Motorsports / News & Car Culture

Fountain of Youth: My Father’s 1,000-HP LSX-Powered Drag Racing Corvette

Author’s Note: This story is about my father. His name is Steve Griswold. He’s a lifelong racing enthusiast who didn’t always have the resources to participate. He golfed a lot instead. […]

Parts / Product Profiles

Parts Bin: Just-N-Time Trans Brake Button Offers Maximum Adjustibility

Collector Tethers’ Just-N-Time Button™ is a trans brake button relatively new to market that provides drivers with maximum adjustibility. The button is NHRA-accepted. Collector Tethers has labeled it a “hybrid.” […]