A roll cage is an essential safety component, but how does it work and what is it really for?
Installs, modifications, how-to guides and tech tips for drag race vehicles and engines including LS engine swaps and LS engine mods, small block info, carburetor adjustments, EFI, brakes, shocks, struts, chassis, frame, tires, wheels and all of the types of adjustments that can be made to a drag vehicle to either get it to the strip and increase performance once its there. This also includes guides to NHRA race classes and NHRA rules.
For a reliable swap, it pays to choose quality parts. A good swap should be as durable as a factory car and offer a lot of fun per dollar, for the owner.
Learn about rebuilding a car’s distributor with Jeff Schlemmer from Advanced Distributors.
Hot rodding is full of traditions and connecting with a good parts house is one of the most important of them. But finding a place that feels like part neighborhood garage and part corner hook-up for the drug that is racing and modding is getting harder every day.
Every time we get ready to punch the pedal when the yellows go out on the tree or the flag drops, there’s always that nagging thought, “What if X goes wrong?”
Five big tools every hot rodder needs to get the job done.
Welding is often a necessary part of keeping a race car functional. But where to start?