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HOW TO ADD 200 HP TO YOUR SBC CHEVY WITH A CAM SWAP! HOW CAN THE RIGHT SBC CAM BE WORTH 200+ HP?

Can a cam swap really be worth 200 horsepower? How about 250? Or is 100 even feasible? Watch the Richard Holdener video below and find out. Video Description: HOW MUCH POWER IS A CAM SWAP WORTH ON A...

Video: Shades Of The Past Car Show Cancelled After 39 Years!

Shades of the Past in Pigeon Forge Tennessee is one of the more iconic shows that goes on in the area. Pigeon Forge is known for being a stunning and cool vacation spot in the beautiful Smoky...

How To: Measure For A Simpson Hybrid Frontal Head Restraint

We’re all about safety around here, and I’m a HUGE fan of head restraint systems like the NecksGen, HANS, and Simpson’s Hybrid system, just to name a few. It doesn’t matter...

Halfass Kustoms 1955 Chevrolet NAPCO 4×4 Project: Test Fitting The Body And Chassis To See If This Will Even Work!

NAPCO was a company that built 4-wheel drive conversion parts for domestic trucks and was founded in 1918. Although they made parts for Ford, Chevrolet, GMC, and Studebaker trucks, they are most well...

RAD Torque Systems Fall Fling From Thunder Valley At Bristol Dragway – LIVE!

Big Money Bracket Racing Baby!!! The Fling races are some of the biggest and baddest big money races in the country and the Fall Fling in Bristol is a favorite of many. All the action will be coming...

FREE LIVESTREAMING VIDEO: Hot Rod Magazine’s Drag Week Is LIVE All Week Long Right Here!

Hot Rod Magazine’s Drag Week, the one that started the Drag and Drive movement, visits Indianapolis Raceway Park for the second day of Hot Rod Drag Week. Racing action started Monday at World...

Dyno Video: Watch a Seriously Pissed Aussie Nissan Straight Six Make 1250hp on 50lbs of Boost!

To answer your first question, no, that header is not painted orange. To answer your second question about how a 180ci straight six makes 1250hp, well that one is easy. Lots and lots of glorious...

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This Is Awesome: This 1972 Chevrolet Truck vs Ford Truck Film Is Wacky, Destructive, and Perfect

There’s nothing like an old school comparison film, especially when that comparison film is complete propaganda full of insane tests and information that borders on the meaningless. In the case...

Outlaw Pro Mod Drag Racing – Ozark Raceway Park Street Machine Shootout Pro Mod Action

Urban Hillbilly Video is back at it again with some killer Outlaw Pro Mod action from Ozark Raceway Park. This track is cool as hell, but it’s small and rough at the top end, so this is one of...

WHAT IS THE BEST CYLINDER HEAD FOR MY 5.0L FORD? WHY I CHOOSE THE 185 AFR OVER THE 165 AFR HEAD.

Is bigger always better? No, it isn’t always better. But it might be in some cases. So how about a mild 5.0 Ford Small Block? Does the big head lose torque? Does the small head miss out on...

Hemi Swapped C10 Build Part 6: First Start Attempt! Will It Actually Run In Time?

Here is Part 6 of the Gen III HEMI C10 build that Derek has dubbed the HemiHalf. It’s “together” but will it start and run so it can go to Moparty? It’s been torn apart,...

Iron Trap 1932 Ford “DeLorean” Roadster: New Brookville Subrails and Floors. It’s Time To Cut Some Stuff Up!

Iron Trap has got all kinds of great projects, but this ’32 Ford Roadster is going to be something. It’s weird to see them getting new parts for a car like this, but it is the right...

Finnegan’s Garage Drag Week Adventures: Blasphemi Makes 1,000 Horsepower Before Drag Week, Hangs The Throttle Day One, And More.

We were super stoked that Finnegan was going to be back at Drag Week with Blasphemi, after it’s two year hiatus, but man they are already on a tough road. We’ve got all the adventures...

Windshield Tech: Clay Bar Your Windshield! You, Your Wipers, And Your Passengers Will Thank You.

I know this seems like a bit of weird content coming from us, but why is it that we get so excited when our windshield is super clean, but we tend to wash it less when it really matters? It’s...