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Tech Talk: Talking Aluminum Connecting Rod Pros and Cons With GRP Connecting Rods

Bet you didn’t think you were going learn anything today, did you? Well we’re going to prove that idea wrong here with this awesome video discussion with the guys at GRP Connecting Rods...

Save BIG With OPGI’s SUMMER20 Promo Code – Up To 40% Savings On The Parts You Want and Need!

We live in weird, uncertain times. There’s some new wrinkle in the way we live our lives nearly every day. The good thing? Our cars are still there to keep us sane. You can socially distance...

Beef Your Rear: Mark Williams Enterprises Introduces Their Corvette C2-C3 Rear Axle Improvement Kit

The C2/C3 Corvette platform has not been more popular than it has become at this moment in the aftermarket. What that means is not just restorations but people taking these cars and upgrading them...

MAHLE Motorsport Expands Power Potential for 3.0L BMWs – PowerPak Piston Kits Now Available for S55 and N55 Engines

We know at this point that the engineers at MAHLE Motorsport don’t sleep. How can they? It seems like every week they are raising the piston game with new releases, innovative products, and...

The American Powertrain Halfway Through 2020 Sale Is ON – Save Big, Get Free Stuff, Outrun the End Times

Let’s just say that 2020 has not exactly gone according to plan, shall we? Between the complete and utter disruption of every facet of American life and the ensuing impact of that on, well,...

Unkillable: This Video Talks About And Shows A JE Piston That Lived Through Two Hours Of Racing And 10 Minutes At WOT

Racers are a punishing lot, right? During competition they are using their machines to go as fast and as hard as possible, pushing the bounds of physical and mechanical endurance. What do they do...

Sniper EFI Releases Ford Falcon & C3 Corvette EFI Tanks – Bolt In Tanks Make EFI Conversion A Breeze!

If you are the owner of a cool Ford Falcon or a C3 Corvette that’s been thinking about making the swap to EFI, your life and decision just got a whole lot easier. Why? Sniper EFI has released...

Wrenching On A 1949-1951 Ford? Make Sure You Upgrade To Power Steering With Borgeson!

We all love old cars around here. The fact that they represent history, they represent evolution, and they represent the kind of mechanical progress that an industry was built on all play a part into...

MAHLE Motorsport Introduces Chrysler Hemi 5.7L Dome PowerPak Plus Forged Piston Kits 

There’s just something about pistons, right? These hard working little engine anvils are what can make or break the hopes and dreams of a project. They are subjected to incredible forces and...

Mark Williams Enterprises New CV-Driveshafts Keep You Out Of A Bind – Strong and Versatile!

If there are two things that every drag racer knows it’s that the strength of the driveshaft transferring the power from the transmission to the axle is vitally important and that then...

Chris Alston’s Chassisworks gStreet Chassis Isn’t Just Beautiful, It’s Functional And Customizable

There are many things that you can bolt on to your car to make it handle better but if you are going to get serious about things, if you are taking your program to the next level in handling,...

Holley Releases New Gen III Hemi Swap Systems for Mopar 1966-1972 B-Body!

Great news for Mopar fans continues to pour out of Holley as the company continues to roll out more and more awesome products for those lovers of classic Chrysler products. Holley Releases New Gen...

Next Level: MAHLE Motorsport Promotes Custom Piston Program for Gasoline and Diesel Engine Applications

There’s just something about getting custom made parts that’s really cool, right? There’s also just something about getting the perfect pistons for your engine build that’s...

Gear Up: American Powertrain Announces Pfitzner Gear Upgrades for TREMEC® Magnum 6-Speed

In an effort to make themselves the most comprehensive one-stop manual transmission shop on the planet, American Powertrain has announced that they are now offering Pfitzner Gear upgrades for TREMEC...