Lateral-G’s Top 12 Articles of 2017!

Since the end of the year is approaching, we like to stop and take a look back on the year and see everything that went on. With that, we started looking at which stories were the most popular and we decided to compile those into a list for you to check out. Without further ado, here's the Top 12 most popular stories for 2017, right here on Lateral-G. 12. Holley LS … [Read more...]

Lateral-G Meet And Greet SEMA 2017

SEMA 2017 Meet And Greet While SEMA 2017 is a few weeks behind us, the memories are still fresh in our minds. A week of the best cars in the world surrounded by the best people in the world. The Lateral-G Meet and Greet was the highlight of our week. Where else can you meet up with 150 of your closest car buddies, relax, and watch the strip at the same time? There was … [Read more...]

UMI Performance Goes Big and Buys a Race Track!

We love seeing our sport grow. Whether that's through the growth of people entering events, the amount of events, or through the growth of the companies in this industry. There's no denying that the sport of Pro Touring and Autocross is a growing segment in the car industry. What started out as sponsoring or hosting their own events, these companies are now investing into … [Read more...]

UMI Performance Cruise In and Autocross 2017

UMI Performance Cruise-In and Autocross 2017 The 2017 UMI Performance Cruise-In and Autocross was a huge success! While not the first year of the car show, it was the first year that they’ve hosted an autocross. With an autocross going on, we knew that we had to be there to cover the action! The entire weekend was split up nicely into different events. We were afraid … [Read more...]

Suspension Tech: The GM A-Body

A-Body Suspension Problems Solved In the Pro Touring scene, the F-body platform seems to be the most popular platform due to its broad selection of aftermarket parts. But what if you want to go down a different route? The GM A-body is your next choice, with such a wide variety of models utilizing that platform. Anything from the ‘64-’72 Malibu, El Camino, Skylark, Lemans, … [Read more...]

Event Alert: UMI Performance Cruise In And Autocross!

2017 UMI Performance Cruise In and Autocross The 2017 UMI Performance Cruise In and Autocross will feature two days of autocross as well as a UMI open house and our traditional Cruise In car show followed by a car cruise downtown Philipsburg, PA. Attendees may choose to participate in all the activities, the autocross or just the annual Saturday evening Cruise In show. UMI … [Read more...]

Installing UMI Performance’s New Chassis Brace

For those familiar with racing, they know that with more G-force comes more frame stress. Every frame could use the extra support to keep it stabilized. How did UMI Performance assess this issue? They recently brought out their chassis brace for the ’64-’72 A-Body and ’70-’81 F-body. A simple, bolt in installation that takes roughly 15 minutes depending on how time consuming … [Read more...]

Car Feature: Brian Coyle’s 1971 Chevelle “Green Hell”

After growing up in the back of multiple different muscle cars, it was no surprise that Brian Coyle was going to be a gearhead himself one day. Getting the knack for tearing things apart and putting them back together started as early as five years old. In 1989, fresh out of High School, Brian was on the search for a piece of American machinery. He bought a ’71 Chevelle that … [Read more...]

Lateral-G SEMA 2015 Meet and Greet

Another Lateral-G Meet and Greet is in the books. When you're in Las Vegas there's no shortage of things to do and places to go. With all the other options for your time I appreciate that you decided to spend an evening with the members of Lateral-G. On behalf of myself and the Lateral-G staff I personally want to thank everyone who attended. I also want to thank our sponsors. … [Read more...]

Newsletter Exclusive: Free Shipping From UMI Performance

As part of our newsletter, we are going to offer you newsletter-only exclusive deals. There's no catch to them, nothing to sign up, just use the code and enjoy! This month UMI Performance is offering FREE SHIPPING on everything they have to offer by simply using the discount code "LATG" on their site or when you phone in your order. It's that easy! For their complete line … [Read more...]