Good Guys Lone Star Nationals 2018: The Best Of Texas

Good Guys Lone Star Nationals 2018 Our first time at the Good Guys Lone Star Nationals and were we ever impressed! Texas knows how to have a car show. Located at Texas Motor Speedway, just north of Dallas, the Good Guys show was one amazing event. There's not too many other events that can hold a flame to this show. With over 4,000 cars, there was no shortage of … [Read more...]

Billet Braces: Installing Eddie Motorsports Hood Braces

Installing Eddie Motorsports Hood Braces While we were installing the new Holley LS valve covers on our 1955 Bel Air, we noticed the big ugly bracket supporting the hood. This bracket is what stabilizes the hood and holds the hood latch. This bracket does a good job, but is less than stellar looking. We looked for options and saw that our friends at Eddie Motorsports had just … [Read more...]

LS Fest 2018: The Biggest and Baddest Ever!

Holley LS Fest East 2018 The record was officially broken this past weekend at Holley LS Fest. It was the biggest LS Fest ever and the biggest event ever held at Beech Bend! All weekend long there was talks about the weather. We feared the chance of rain might keep some competitors away - but that didn't seem to be the case. Luckily there was no rain on Friday or Saturday … [Read more...]

Event Alert: Sammy Hagar’s High Tide Beach Party and Car Show

Cars, beach, brew, and music - does it get any better? Sammy Hagar is throwing one hell of a party on Saturday, October 6th in Huntington Beach, CA. This event will feature amazing cars along with a massive concert, right on the beach. Even the Beach Boys couldn't have imagined a concert and car show as cool as this one. For more information and to buy tickets, hop on … [Read more...]

SEMA 2018 Lateral-G Dinner Tickets – NOW AVAILABLE!

Last years Lateral-G SEMA Meet And Greet was a great success. The event was held at Margaritaville in Las Vegas, during SEMA week. This year the Meet and Greet will be just as great! Like last year, we will have our own private room, a wonderful fajita bar with all you can eat food, a free drink, and seating for 130. There is a private bar, bathroom, and servers in the room. … [Read more...]

UMI Performance Autocross and Cruise In 2018!

Last year UMI Performance purchased a defunct racetrack. This year that track was officially opened after thousands of hours of work were completed - now called UMI Motorsports Park. Located in Clearfield, PA the track features a ⅝-mile oval, with a road course paved inside. This past weekend was the UMI Performance Autocross and Cruise In.  The doors officially opened … [Read more...]

Self-Tune Showdown: FiTech Vs. Holley Vs. FAST

FiTech GoStreet Vs. Holley Sniper Vs. FAST EZ-EFI In the aftermarket automotive world, there's one product out there that's really taken leaps and bounds of improvement over the last few years. Fuel Injection has dramatically improved allowing just about any engine to have a high-tech and efficient fuel delivery system. Carburetors and their issues are a thing of the past now … [Read more...]

Cleaning Up LS Valve Cover Coils

Holley LS Valve Covers There's no doubts about the power and performance you can get from an LS engine. These engines have been swapped into just about every make and model of vehicle ever made. You can take a junkyard engine, throw a turbo on it and make 600HP all day long. Or build them to the moon and make over 1,000HP. They are amazing motors that have spawned entire car … [Read more...]

Good Guys Columbus 2018!

Good Guys Columbus 2018 We've heard that the Good Guys Columbus show is the big daddy of Good Guys events. With somewhere between 5,000 and 6,000 cars, we can see why. This was our first time attending this event, and we can hardly wait till next year. If you've ever been to the SEMA show, this show is almost like a mini-SEMA. We spent hours walking around, talking with … [Read more...]

Why Driving Classic Cars Rules!

This past weekend, I drove one of my projects the farthest I had ever driven it. Now it was only about 300 miles each way, but still something I had never done in the car before. As I was cruising across the hot California desert with nothing in sight, my mind started wandering. As I'm passing cars, or they are passing me, I'm getting thumbs up and excited smiles. At the … [Read more...]