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Howell EFI Announces Expanded TBI Kit Coverage – Fuel Inject All The Things!

Howell EFI Has long established itself as a premier place to go when making the switch from a carb to EFI. The company has diversified itself so many times and over such a large swath of engines...

NEW PRODUCT: Holley Introduces Revolutionary Mid-Mount LS Accessory Drive – No Brackets!

Leave it to Holley to keep the ball rolling on the ease of LS swaps. The company has introduced a new Mid-Mount LS accessory drive that is clean, compact, and actually uses no brackets. Seriously,...

Cool New Product: COMP Cams Billet Valve Covers For GM LS Engines – More Than Just A Clean Look!

When is a valve cover more than a valve cover? When it is a COMP Cams billet valve cover for GM LS engines, that’s when. Way more than just a clean solution to keeping the oil in the engine,...

Holley Introduces 2300 Two Barrel EFI – Swap Your Two Barrel Equipped Car To EFI Easier – 350hp Capable!

Just when you thought that it couldn’t be easier to make the swap to Holley EFI, the engineers drop this one on us! Holley introduces the 2300 Two Barrel EFI system as a solution for those hot...

Swapping an S10/S15 T-5 Transmission Into Your Hot Rod? Hurst Has Your Shifter Needs Covered With The Blackjack

These days many people are swapping GM T-5 manual transmissions into their hot rod projects. These are the transmissions commonly found in S10 and S15 trucks from years back and they can be bought...

PRI 2017: RideTech Is All About Freedom Of Movement With Their R-Joint and Adjustability With Their Modular Spindles

When it comes to things of importance, freedom of movement is at the top of our list. No, not just in the ability to hop in the car and drive anywhere we want but other types as well. RideTech is all...

Performance Racing Industry Show 2017: MAHLE Motorsport Rolls Out New Rings, Pistons

The Performance Racing Industry Show 2017 is being hailed by many industry insiders as the largest in the 30 year history of the event. The guys and girls at MAHLE Motorsport were inhabiting their...

Performance Racing Industry Show 2017: Racepak Unveils Four Versions Of Vantage CL1 Cloud Based Data Acquisition System

When we last told you about the completely and utterly amazing Racepak Vantage CL1 system around the time of the 2017 SEMA show, we talked about the fact that the company had rolled it the first...

COMP Cams Releases New DOD (displacement on demand) Delete Kits For Gen IV LS Engines

When the OEM companies design an engine and the associated technology around it they have a million factors to consider. Fuel economy, emissions, harshness, noise, packaging, and a list that goes on...

Hooker BlackHeart LS Engine Swap Systems For 1996-2004 Mustangs Have Arrived

Let’s face the facts here, people. LS swaps are not only NOT going away, they seem to continue to gain popularity. It seems to defy the odds but when you look a the variety of part and pieces...

Ridetech’s New RidePro-X Is The Ultimate Air Ride Suspension Control System

(Words and Photos by Steve Chryssos) Now You See It – Now You Don’t: RidePRO-X is about simplicity and cleanliness Any way you want it…  RideTech’s new RidePRO-X system is designed to be...

SEMA 2017: Cool New Blocks Ford Ford and Chevy Diesel Fans, and A Yeoman’s Crate Engine That’s Kind Of Neat

While there are plenty of mud flaps, bedazzled valve covers, and lame junk at SEMA there’s also loads of cool hard parts that are introduced at the show. In this blog we’re looking at a...

SEMA 2017 Coverage: Let’s Play A Game! Identify These Moroso Oil Pans By Application!

We admire companies like Moroso. Why? Because they make stuff. They design, fabricate, and build parts that racers and hot rodders rely on and most of that stuff is done from scratch. From their...

SEMA 2017 Coverage: Racepak’s New Vantage CL1 Data Kit Can Prove You Know How To Lap A Track!

So you think you can lap a track, do you? Good for you…so does every other kind-of driver who is hot-lapping the local track to make YouTube videos that proclaim how they are the ultimate...