OVERLOADED – Are Your Wheels And Tires Up To Par?

Tires are just about the biggest limiting factor in any form of racing. The size, style, and treadwear rating all limit how much tire is on the ground and how much it's sticking to the ground. We try to put larger wheels on there to allow for a larger tire and more surface area touching the road to increase traction. We expect a lot from a set of wheels. They are expected to … [Read more...]

Installing FiTech EFI’s $1495 Ultimate Induction LS Kit!

The last few years FiTech EFI has made big waves in the fuel injection market. Their throttle body fuel injection units are packed with all the options and more of their competition, yet are often priced for half the cost. While they are still producing these fuel injection units, they have started to expand their product line as well. Enter their new Ultimate LS Induction … [Read more...]

Year End Recap: Top 20 Stories

With 2016 coming to a close, we are already looking at 2017. This year was a great one for Lateral-G, and we wanted to take a quick look back before moving onto 2017. Without getting long-winded, here's the Top 20 stories from 2016 on Lateral-G! Check it out and see if there are any that you may have missed or revisit your favorite. 20. May the Force of Induction Be With … [Read more...]

Factory Tour: Restomod Air

Restomod Air was a must-see stop when we were on the Hot Rod Power Tour earlier this year. We first met Restomod Air a few years back at SEMA and were extremely impressed with their new approach to bringing style to the aftermarket air conditioning world. You've heard of Classic Auto Air, their parent company which offers basic off-the-shelf air conditioning kits. One day … [Read more...]

Bored and Stroked: 600HP LS3 Build – Part Two

Back in Part One of our quest for a 600HP bored and stroked LS3, we discussed that building an engine is a lot like making a cake. You need to have the right ingredients in the proper measured amounts in order to ensure you get not only an engine that builds lots of power, but is reliable as well. For Part Two, we are going to start with the base of the engine, the flour and … [Read more...]

TMI Products’ New Pro-Series Seats Vs. Sport Series Seats

There comes a time when you've reached the limit of a design, and have to start over to reach new levels. That might be reaching the limit on a stock frame, and having to start from scratch with a new one. Perhaps it's maxing out your weight in the gym where only a new regiment will bring a new personal record. Whatever the case is, at some point you have to change things up to … [Read more...]

Hottest New Products Of SEMA 2016!

Hottest New Products of SEMA 2016 One thing we all love about the SEMA show is all the new cars. SEMA is that one special time of year where everybody in the industry gets together and shows off their latest builds. This goes from lifted trucks, slammed imports, or bad ass Pro Touring rides. We all want to see last years work come from literally the best shops in the … [Read more...]

The Chevrolet Experience: Putting Chevy Products to the Test

For many automotive companies, preparing for the annual SEMA Show in Las Vegas is a year-long job, with research and development, prototyping, testing, manufacturing and finally, debuting a product or concept after months of investment. For manufacturers like Chevrolet, the process is similar, although instead of one product or idea, it's dozens, and instead of them being … [Read more...]

Factory Tour: Painless Performance Products

This year while on the Hot Rod Power Tour, we added another stop on our way - Painless Performance Products. If you're unfamiliar with Painless Performance, they are in the business of wiring. Not only does Painless make some amazing wiring harnesses, they make a ton of other cool things to make wiring your vehicle a painless experience. From actual wiring, to relays, switches, … [Read more...]

SEMA Meet and Greet 2016: Friends, Fun and Fajita’s

The 2016 SEMA Lateral-G party went off with a bang on Wednesday night! Over 150 people showed up to eat, drink and hang out with the Lateral-G┬ácommunity. We know that during the week of SEMA, there's countless activities and events for people to attend. For that, we thank you for choosing to hang out with us during a very hectic week. We hope that you all had a great time and … [Read more...]