Keeping Your Car Cool: Expansion Vs. Overflow Tank

With summer coming, making sure your cooling system is up to date is crucial. Nobody likes to have their car overheat and be stuck on the side of the road. If you're trying to do some driving events such as the Hot Rod Power Tour, then having a proper cooling system is absolutely essential. Usually the Power Tour is hours of driving through heat, sitting in some traffic, and … [Read more...]

Holley LS Fest: GOES TO TEXAS!

Holley LS Fest Invades Texas Motor Speedway June 17-18, 2022 With two amazing shows, Holley LS Fest West and East, it made sense to add a third. Now they teased us for a few days with the new announcement, but didn't say where it was at. Earlier today it was announced that it's LS FEST TEXAS, located in Fort Worth, Texas at the Texas Motor Speedway June 17-18th, … [Read more...]

How It’s Made: CPP Tubular Control Arms

Video: Classic Performance Products Control Arms Last year we installed a complete set of CPP Tubular Control Arms on our Project 1955 Bel Air build. Naturally when we took them out of the box, we were checking them out and admiring how nice the welds were and just how well built they seemed. That got us thinking a bit on how exactly does a tubular control arm get built? … [Read more...]

Goodguys 12th LMC Truck Spring Lone Star Nationals!

Goodguys 12th LMC Truck Spring Lone Star Nationals Kicking off the 2022 season, the Goodguys Lone Star Nationals showed up at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas! Now normally you'd think being Spring, in March and in Texas that the weather would be nice, right? Friday was insanely cold with highs in the 30's! What the heck Texas - we thought you were known for heat? … [Read more...]

The Flair Witch Project: Suzy Bauter’s 1963 Rambler Wagon

1963 Rambler Wagon: The Flair Witch If you've been in the Pro Touring/Autocross scene for any amount of time, it's likely you've met Suzy Bauter. She originally got into the scene in Southern California, but relocated to Tennessee. That means you'll see her and her partner Rodney Prouty at events in the northeast to deep down south and all over. Everywhere she goes she has a … [Read more...]

Holley LS Fest West Pre-Registration Now Open!

Holley LS Fest West Pre-Registration Now Open! We are excited to announce that pre-registration for LS Fest West 2022 is now open! Are you ready to join us at Las Vegas Motor Speedway for three days of automotive action centered around late-model General Motors power? There is no mystery to it, the LS and Gen-V LT engine … [Read more...]

GoodGuys 2022: The Updated Autocross Rules, Shootout Changes, And New Vehicle Eligibility

Updated GoodGuys Rules, Shootout Changes, and New Vehicle Eligibility GoodGuys is by far the biggest nationwide car series out there. You know that when you go to a GoodGuys event exactly what you're going to get. From shows in California to Texas, they with hold the same standard nationwide. But they are always looking to improve and make the show even better. There's a … [Read more...]

Project No-Name: 79% Increase In Power With TorqStorm!

Getting Blown with TorqStorm Editors Note: When I wrote this I totally messed up - actual percentage change is 79% increase in power, not 43% as I originally had.  In our previous stories, we showed you how we grabbed an junkyard LY6 6.0L and built it up to handle boost. That boost is coming from a TorqStorm supercharger! Now we could have used the factory brackets and … [Read more...]

Choosing The Right Wiring Harness Type

What's The Right Wiring Harness For Your Car? Wiring a car can be a daunting task even for a professional. Not all wiring is created equal including how they are laid out. Sort of like how some people prefer to buy a complete suspension kit and others prefer to piece things together. We all work differently and wiring is the same way. We see there are several different … [Read more...]

Installing Dakota Digital Universal HDX Gauges

Installing Dakota Digital Universal HDX Gauges One of our side projects has nothing to do with auto crossing or Pro Touring, but we are having a blast with it. It's our 1923 Ford T-Bucket that we are installing a modern LS into. One thing we ran across was the need for gauges. Now if you've been following Lateral-G over the years we've installed just about every version of … [Read more...]