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2015 Search for a Champion Winning Entry Video

Watch the video that won 20-year-old drag racer Carly Jo Ellingson the $50,000 sponsorship from Champion Spark Plugs.

Gettin’ Schooled Visiting SAM Tech

We couldn’t spend a few days in the Houston, TX area without taking some time to check out the School of Automotive Machinists & Technology, aka SAM Tech. This accredited trade school founded and operated by the Massingill family, has been getting people educated in engine building and machining for nearly 40 years, and over

SAM Tech

We couldn't spend a few days in the Houston, TX area without taking some time to check out the School of Automotive Machinists & Technology, aka SAM Tech. This accredited trade school founded and operated by the Massingill family, has been getting people educated in engine building and machining for nearly 40 years, and over that time roughly 2,500 graduates have gone on to work for shops or start their own. Check out the tour of the SAM Tech facilities.

Aviaid Dry Sump Oil Systems

The company offers two basic pump designs (Series 1 and Series 2), and can customize them for the application.

Aviaid dry sump oiling systems
Check Out What’s New at Dura-Bond Bearing

New transmission bearings, cam bearings and valve seat options.

ARP Special Chaser Taps

ARP has expanded its tap offerings to include some 22 different sizes.

ARP chaser taps
Summit Racing Forged Pro Pistons

Made in the USA, Summit Racing Forged Pro Pistons are made using ultra-modern technology and materials so they’re stronger and lighter.

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Bullet Racing Engines’ 5.000″ Bore Space Billet Big Block Chevy Engine

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Bullet Racing Engines Big Block Chevy engine
CP-Carrillo Pistons and Rods for VW/Audi

This piston and rod combination is designed as a perfect fit and meant to withstand large boost levels.

Eneos Racing Pro 10w-50 Oil

With Racing Pro 10w-50, a 50/50 ester mix provides exceptional wear protection, extra high horsepower, and further anti-oxidation stability.

Eneos 10w-50 motor oil
Mild vs. Wild: Scheid Diesel and a Pair of 6.7L Cummins Engines

When it comes to building diesel engines, Scheid Diesel is a shop perennially at the top of people’s lists. As such, we made the trip to Terre Haute, IN to visit with owner Dan Scheid and to see the various aspects of the business and discuss the builds of two 6.7L Cummins engines. Check out