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Videos & Galleries

Video: Installing QA1 MOD Shocks on a Chevy Nova

In today’s video QA1’s Marshall and Dave give us a closer look at the company’s QA1 MOD shocks released at SEMA 2018, and walk us through an installation on a […]

Product Profiles

Parts Bin: QA1 MOD Series Redefines Adjustable Shocks

QA1’s MOD Series shocks take the adjustable shocks concept and move it forward about a hundred notches. What sets these MOD shocks apart is QA1’s QuickTune technology—removable, modular valve packs […]

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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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How Tos

Installation Tips for Adjustable Shocks on Dual-Purpose Street and Race Cars

There is a simple truth in making a car work for both the street and the strip: The shock absorber is key. The reason is simple. If you can control […]

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Product Profiles

Parts Bin: King Off-Road Performance OEM Upgrade Shocks & Coilovers

The King Off-Road Racing Shocks company is known for, well, off-road racing shocks. But that doesn’t mean you can’t get a set for your own daily-driven truck, Jeep, or SUV. […]

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Videos & Galleries

Video: How to Measure for the Right Shock Fit on Your Car or Truck

Travel, compression, rebound, ride height—you’ve got a lot of factors to consider when installing aftermarket shock absorbers. Thankfully, the suspension experts at QA1 can explain what you need to know […]

Bilstein 5100 Shock
Parts

Why Leveling Shocks Outperform Coil Spacer Kits in Off-Roading

A lot of truck and SUV owners choose coil spacer kits to add an inch or two of lift to their vehicles. They are a cost-effective solution, and viable if […]

Q&A / Tech

Mailbag: Understanding Shock-Damping Ratios for Dual-Purpose Street and Drag Cars

Q: I have a 1967 Camaro Rally Sport that is about 85-percent completed. The car will be a street machine with some occasional drag racing at the local track. My […]

Buyer's Guides / Parts

Tame the Suburbs: Low Buck Bolt-Ons for the 2009 Toyota Tundra

The Toyota Tundra is becoming more and more popular here in the United States. Thanks to its increased popularity, there are some great pre-owned Tundras on the market. In fact, the […]

Buyer's Guides / Parts

Afternoon Delight: How to Upgrade a 2012 GMC Sierra in an Afternoon (and for Under a Grand)!

The GMC Sierra is a great truck to grab on the cheap. There were a lot of engine options for the 2012 year, like the 4.3L Vortec V6, and V8s in […]