New HYDRAMAX Under-Dash Hydraulic Clutch System for Chevrolet/GM C10 Trucks

Cookeville, TN (November 12, 2021) - American Powertrain now introduces to its growing line of HYDRAMAX true bolt-in, under-dash Hydraulic Clutch Systems, a kit designed for 1967-1972 Chevy C10 trucks. The new system features an integrated under-dash hydraulic master cylinder and a bolt-in clutch pedal. The included clutch pedal allows for an easy conversion to hydraulic, or an … [Read more...]

The 2021 OPTIMA Ultimate Street Car Invitational Champion Is Crowned

MILWAUKEE (Nov. 9, 2021) – OPTIMA® Batteries, a leading brand of Clarios (NYSE: BBU) (TSX: BBU.UN), crowned Jake Rozelle and his 2003 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 as the winner of the 14th annual OPTIMA Ultimate Street Car Invitational (OUSCI) presented by Advance Auto Parts which took place at Las Vegas Motor Speedway this past weekend, November 6-7, 2021. Rozelle, an eight-time … [Read more...]

GOODGUYS ANNOUNCES 2022 SHOW SCHEDULE AND ADDS 25-YEAR ROLLING RULE TO OPEN SHOW TO MORE VEHICLES

PLEASANTON, Calif. (October 26, 2021) – Goodguys, America’s favorite car show, today announced its 2022 event schedule along with several date and guideline changes for the coming year. The 2022 season will feature 17 events across the U.S. and new vehicle eligibility criteria that will open the events to a new generation of automotive enthusiasts. The most notable shift for … [Read more...]

Lokar Introduces New LS Classic Series Classic Intake Kits

Lokar Introduces New LS Classic Series Classic Intake Kits Knoxville, TN - Lokar recently introduced new additions to the LS Classic Series line of vintage appearing intake kits for Chevrolet’s line of LS engines. LS Classic new products include five new styles of intake kits; Chevy Full Size, Chevy L79, Chevy 409, Ford 289, and Ford FE.  The intake kits give you … [Read more...]

Holley In-Tank Retrofit Fuel Pump

Installing Holley In-Tank Retrofit Fuel Pump Back in August, we took our 1962 Cadillac on the Hot Rod Power Tour and had a blast. With an LS, A/C, Disc Brakes and lots of other upgrades, this car is a blast to drive. This was the farthest we had ever driven it and naturally a few issues raised up. One of them being a fuel supply issue where the car would sputter, lose power, … [Read more...]

Project Chicken Coupe: LS Swapped 1983 Cadillac Coupe DeVille Hits Hot Rod Power Tour

Pro Luxury LS Swapped 1983 Cadillac Coupe DeVille If you've been following along, we've been documenting the progress a bit on Matt Graves' 1983 Cadillac Coupe DeVille. This car is a culmination of luxury and power into what he dubs as "Pro-Luxury." After months of hard work this Caddy hit the road and completed the Hot Rod Power Tour, then went to LS Fest all without a … [Read more...]

Good Guys Lone Star Nationals 2021

2021 Lone Star Nationals by Good Guys This past weekend was the Good Guys Lone Star Nationals at Texas Motor Speedway and it did not disappoint! Friday was a typical Friday with people still rolling in and getting off work. But Saturday was flat out insane! We pulled in a little late around 9:30AM and had a hard time finding a spot. Good Guys was going off! During the … [Read more...]

The Ultimate Air Conditioning Test

Cool In The Texas Heat With Restomod Air 20 years ago, adding air conditioning to a classic car wasn't a necessity. Nowadays, you won't catch many classics without it! Aftermarket AC has come a long ways by developing kits to bolt into our cars and even fully universal kits to add AC to just about any car you can imagine. We've done a few different air conditioning installs … [Read more...]

Going Floatless: Fuel Sending Unit

Installing TANKS INC Floatless Fuel Sending Unit In any classic cars fuel tank, you'll find a sending unit for the fuel gauge. They all work the same basic way, a float attached to a resistance mechanism that gives the gauge an OHM reading to provide you with a fuel reading. When upgrading to a modern fuel injection tank, the sending units are often universal. You have to … [Read more...]

Holley LS Fest East 2021!

What does a Corvair, a Lamborghini, a Jeep, a Nissan Frontier, a Volvo wagon and a BMW all have in common? LS power! That can only mean one thing, Holley LS Fest was happening! During the three days of Holley LS Fest, you'll see thousands of LS powered vehicles. Some of them you'd expect, such as a classic Camaro or Nova, and then the odd ones where you'd never expect … [Read more...]