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Video: How to Use RideTech’s Online Calculator Tool to Pick the Best Spring Rates for Your Car or Truck

Make no mistake: choosing the right spring rates for your suspension project is absolutely an exact science. That’s why we’re awfully fond of the folks at RideTech for developing an […]

Videos & Galleries

Video: How to Measure Shock Absorber & Coilover Length

If you’re building a custom chassis or trying to optimize your vehicle’s handling with a unique suspension setup, knowing how to measure for the best shock and coilover length is […]

Product Profiles

Parts Bin: Stiffen Your Fox Body Mustang’s Chassis for Better Handling, with Help from Detroit Speed

The Fox Body (1979 to 1993) Ford Mustang has been the go-to choice for racers for decades now—but when you start adding power and tossing it into corners, you’ll probably […]

Tech Articles

Spring Time: What’s the Difference Between a Coil Spring and Leaf Spring?

While most gearheads probably already know the difference between a leaf spring and a coil spring in a car or truck suspension, we wanted to provide a simple 101 for […]

Parts / Performance Parts Expo / Product Profiles

Parts Bin: All American Chassis Suspension Kits for 1963-72 Chevy/GMC Trucks

It’s fair to say that 1963-72 Chevy and GMC C-Series Trucks are now bonafide classics. Which also means the aftermarket is stepping up with plenty of performance and restoration parts. […]

Tech / Tech Articles

3 Reasons to Upgrade to Tubular Control Arms

You hear about tubular control arms a lot these days when talking about performance suspension systems.  But is all the buzz really warranted? Are tubular control arms really worth your […]

Parts

Upgrading 2nd-Gen Camaro with Aldan Suspension Kits

Editor’s Note: The following tech story and product profile from Aldan American was previously published on Aldan’s website, and is being shared here with permission. … The second-generation Chevrolet Camaro […]

Parts

Using Tubular A-Arms to Improve Race Car Suspension Geometry

Decades ago, there was only one way to “fix” the front suspension on a stock suspension door slammer race car. It involved cutting, pasting, and tweaking the A-arms to increase […]

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SEMA 2019

SEMA Preview: Aldan Intros 1963-1987 Chevy/GMC C10 Truck Front Coilover Conversion Kits

Performance suspension parts maker Aldan American will feature its newly launched 1963-1987 Chevrolet/GMC C10 coilover conversion kits at the 2019 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, NV, November 5-8. Aldan C10 […]

Tech Articles

Improving Hook with Sway Bars on Drag Cars

In the past, we’ve taken a look at the forces at work when a vehicle is accelerating. To recap: “…as each cylinder in the engine fires, the pistons (and consequently […]