Gen V LT Engine: Technology Abounds

Tech Articles The GM Gen V LT engine family offers some great technological improvements over prior engine families, but will it replace the popular LS for engine swaps?   While the release of the 2014 C7 Corvette marked the debut of the Gen. V LT engine, it didn’t truly become GM’s go-to powerplant until the […]

Brake Fluid – Reaching the Boiling Point

Tech Articles All brake fluids are NOT the same, especially when it comes to performance applications. Selecting the proper brake fluid can mean the difference between victory and a DNF – or worse. Often taken for granted, brake fluid is a critical ingredient in the preparation of any high-performance vehicle, particularly if it’s expected to […]

Getting Lit: LED Lights Take Off in Automotive

LED lights are fast-becoming the standard for OEM lighting systems. An incredible selection of aftermarket options make them a practical and cost-effective upgrade for older vehicles, as well.

AN Fittings and Hoses Done Right

AN fittings and hoses are a popular solution for plumbing race cars and other high-performance vehicles. Which ones are right for your application?

Don’t Sell Safety Gear Short

When it comes to safety gear, racers often tend to put it towards the bottom of their “to do” list. Selecting the right gear can save your life!

Avoiding Charging System Problems

Tech Articles A properly functioning charging system is critical for a vehicle’s operation. Often taken for granted and rarely inspected, the charging system in today’s modern performance vehicle is responsible for keeping the battery fully charged and supplying the proper amount of voltage to the electrical system. This sounds relatively simple, yet whether it’s a […]

Blow-by – Causes and Solutions

Tech Articles Measuring, troubleshooting, and minimizing blow-by in racing engines is a valuable tool to help boost horsepower.   The term blow-by certainly isn’t viewed in a positive light, yet each and every internal combustion engine, regardless of brand, builder, or budget, is subjected to it. Blow-by, also referred to as crankcase pressure, occurs during […]