Category: Industry News

Kelly Night Under Fire at Summit Motorsports Park Was One for the Record Books

Kelly Night Under Fire at Summit Motorsports Park Was One for the Record Books

The flames and fireworks were flying just as fast as the cars at the 42nd Annual Kelly Night Under Fire, Aug. 10, 2019 at Summit Motorsports Park in Norwalk, Ohio. The flames and fireworks were flying just as fast as the cars at the 42nd Annual Kelly Night Under Fire, Aug. 10, 2019 at Summit […]

August 13, 2019 More
Tornado Does Not Cancel Kelly Night Under Fire at Summit Motorsports Park

Tornado Does Not Cancel Kelly Night Under Fire at Summit Motorsports Park

After a tornado touched down yesterday, Aug. 6, 2019 at Summit Motorsports Park and surrounding areas in Norwalk, Ohio, minimal damage occurred, no one on-site was injured and a story was posted to the park’s website and social media to assure fans that repairs would be made in time for the 42nd Annual Kelly Night […]

August 7, 2019 More
Switch Panels, Gauges, and LS Throttle Bodies: The Latest Summit Racing-Brand Products Now Available

Switch Panels, Gauges, and LS Throttle Bodies: The Latest Summit Racing-Brand Products Now Available

It’s not always the big shiny parts that make the biggest performance improvement. These new Summit Racing-brand products are great examples: Dash-Mount Switch Panels A Summit Racing Dash-Mount Switch Panel is perfect for grouping the controls for electric fuel pumps, fans, ignition, alternator, and electrically-controlled devices you have in one convenient place. The universal-fit panels […]

August 6, 2019 More
PROFORM® LS HARMONIC BALANCER INSTALLER/REMOVAL TOOL

PROFORM® LS HARMONIC BALANCER INSTALLER/REMOVAL TOOL

A Handy Kit to Remove & Install Aftermarket Balancers for LS Gen III-V Engines (P/N – 66518) PROFORM® Parts has released a new tool kit to help make life a little easier, and potentially less expensive with the LS Harmonic Balancer Installer and Removal Tool for LS Gen III-V Engines. Performing two jobs in one, […]

July 30, 2019 More
DEI Introduces a Full Line of GOLD™ Heat Protection Products

DEI Introduces a Full Line of GOLD™ Heat Protection Products

Avon Lake, OH, (July 30, 2019) – DEI’s new GOLD™ product line, developed for high performance street and grassroots and professional motorsports, protects critical components – lines, hose and wire from excessive heat that can reduce performance or cause failure. Avon Lake, OH, (July 30, 2019) – DEI’s new GOLD™ product line, developed for high […]

July 30, 2019 More
MAHLE Motorsport Introduces Cutting Edge Ceramic Thermal Barrier Coating for PowerPak Pistons

MAHLE Motorsport Introduces Cutting Edge Ceramic Thermal Barrier Coating for PowerPak Pistons

Insulates crown from thermal shock; reduces heat transfer Fletcher, NC, (July 29, 2019) – MAHLE Motorsport now offers a proprietary thermal barrier coating application for any PowerPak performance forged piston – gas or diesel. This ceramic-based thermal application greatly reduces heat transfer for improved performance and adds a layer of insulation to the piston crown […]

July 30, 2019 More
Strange Engineering Introduces “Inline” Ultra-Series Shocks

Strange Engineering Introduces “Inline” Ultra-Series Shocks

Strange Engineering continues to evolve its product line to meet the demands of today’s racers by bringing the latest in shock technology to the drag racing market .The all new double adjustable “inline” Ultra-Series shocks are a mono-tube design that reduce undesired changes in shock dampening during use. The large 48mm piston is manufactured from […]

July 23, 2019 More
S&W LAUNCHES NEWLY REVAMPED WEBSITE

S&W LAUNCHES NEWLY REVAMPED WEBSITE

Spring City, PA – July 19th, 2019 – The S&W Performance Group has launched their newly revamped website, which has created a user-friendly browsing and shopping experience, for desktop, mobile phone and tablet visitors. The 60 year old USA performance component manufacturer is confident their valued customers and vendors will be extremely pleased. Do-it-yourselfers and […]

July 23, 2019 More
EDELBROCK ADVANCES LS ENGINE PERFORMANCE THROUGH NEARLY 100 INDUSTRY-LEADING PRODUCTS

EDELBROCK ADVANCES LS ENGINE PERFORMANCE THROUGH NEARLY 100 INDUSTRY-LEADING PRODUCTS

The renowned aftermarket brand leverages its experience and new technologies to provide performance-enhancing manifolds, cylinder heads, superchargers and supporting components TORRANCE, CA (June 18, 2019) – Edelbrock, a leading manufacturer and distributor of aftermarket performance parts, has created a number of LS engine-specific products designed to enhance the capabilities of these popular engines while maintaining […]

June 19, 2019 More
J.W. Performance Transmissions – NEW PRODUCT INFORMATION

J.W. Performance Transmissions – NEW PRODUCT INFORMATION

• GM LT (Gen V) Bellhousings • Works with 2014 to current Gen V LT Engines • These bellhousings feature the slightly different bellhousing pattern required for the new generation LT engines. • Available in Powerglide, TH400 and TH350 applications. • SFI 30.1 Certified • P/N# 92450LT: Powerglide to GM LT Engine (Gen V) • […]

June 11, 2019 More
Summit Racing Now Offers Canadian Customers Free Shipping on Orders Over $299.00

Summit Racing Now Offers Canadian Customers Free Shipping on Orders Over $299.00

Summit Racing Equipment now offers its Canadian customers free shipping on orders over $299.00 USD! if you live north of the border, you can save big money compared to current freight shipping charges—money you can use to get the parts you really want. You are still responsible for customs duties, taxes, and fees, but Summit […]

June 11, 2019 More
MAPLE GROVE RACEWAY CONTINUES WHILE SEEKING NEW OWNERSHIP

MAPLE GROVE RACEWAY CONTINUES WHILE SEEKING NEW OWNERSHIP

Now that the news has officially been released and many have already shared the listing via social media, we would like to take a moment to explain. The first question many have asked, “Is it true, is the track really for sale?” The simple answer is yes, Maple Grove Raceway is for sale. The more […]

June 5, 2019 More
New Ultra Fab housing from Strange Engineering

New Ultra Fab housing from Strange Engineering

Strange Engineering, the leader in driveline and suspension for over 50 years, is proud to introduce the new Ultra Fab housing to its line of rear end components. The ultra fab housing features a 0.375” thick face plate and triangulated design that improves rigidity and superior tube support, which increases overall housing stiffness. The housing […]

June 4, 2019 More
New Products from Holley, iNTECH, NOS, Sniper, and Brawler

New Products from Holley, iNTECH, NOS, Sniper, and Brawler

Holley is pleased to announce the release of a giant assortment of new products from Holley, iNTECH, Sniper, and Brawler – high and low accessory-mount kits, two types of 2-piece LS valve covers, cold-air intakes, dry-nitrous systems lower manifolds, retro-fit carbureted fuel modules, carb hats, and street/race carburetors. HIGH & LOW MOUNT ACCESSORY DRIVE MOUNT […]

May 30, 2019 More
The Changing of the Guard: Joe VanO

The Changing of the Guard: Joe VanO

Kelly and Sue Cooper are pleased to announce that they have purchased the complete mold inventory from Joe Van Overbeek Race Car Bodies and are now in full production. They will be operating under the name “Joe VanO“. Kelly has 27 years of race car fabrication experience and has been involved in drag racing in […]

May 23, 2019 More
Holley News – STS Ball Bearing Turbos, Journal Bearing Turbos & Frostbite Intercoolers

Holley News – STS Ball Bearing Turbos, Journal Bearing Turbos & Frostbite Intercoolers

Holley is pleased to announce the release of three new products for turbocharged applications – STS Ball Bearing Turbochargers, STS Journal Bearing Turbochargers, and Frostbite Intercoolers. STS BALL BEARING TURBOCHARGERS STS Ball Bearing Turbochargers spool quickly, build boost at low RPM, and increase power throughout your entire power band. A universal design compatible with virtually […]

May 22, 2019 More
Strange Engineering Street Floater

Strange Engineering Street Floater

Strange Engineering, the leader in driveline and suspension for over 50 years, continues to evolve its product line to meet the needs of today’s car enthusiasts with the introduction of the new pro touring street floater kit. The street floater kit is highlighted by the forged Chrome-Moly spindles, Chrome-Moly hubs and 35 spline drive plates […]

May 21, 2019 More
Truck Hero, Inc. Announces Strategic Acquisition of Lund International

Truck Hero, Inc. Announces Strategic Acquisition of Lund International

ANN ARBOR, MICHIGAN – May 10, 2019 – Truck Hero, Inc. (“Truck Hero” or the “Company”) today announced the strategic acquisition of Lund International Holding Company (“Lund”), a portfolio company of Highlander Partners, LP. Lund, based in Buford, Georgia, is a leading designer, manufacturer, and marketer of branded automotive accessories for a full assortment of […]

May 17, 2019 More
Holley News – New Hooker BlackHeart Header & Exhaust Applications Released

Holley News – New Hooker BlackHeart Header & Exhaust Applications Released

Holley is pleased to announce the expansion of Hooker BlackHeart’s unparalleled line of exhaust products. Newly available are axle-back designs for Cadillac CTS-V wagons and Jeep® Wrangler JLs (both with and without mufflers), cat-backs for Dodge SRT Chargers, Hellcats, and Charger 300s, header-backs for Chargers and 300 RTs, long-tube headers for Camaros, shorty headers for […]

May 15, 2019 More
PROCHARGER VS CAKE VIDEO: CELEBRATING OUR 25TH ANNIVERSARY RIGHT!

PROCHARGER VS CAKE VIDEO: CELEBRATING OUR 25TH ANNIVERSARY RIGHT!

Back in 1994 our founders and staff set out to do one thing…build the best darn centrifugal superchargers on the planet. With a laser focus on that goal we are proud to say that not only was that goal accomplished, but 25 years later we are still blowing it out of the water! 25 years […]

May 14, 2019 More