When you’re pushing the limits of an engine to absolute extremes, sometimes things don’t always go your way. Jacob Riordan can certainly attest to that as he was attempting to finish his triple turbo LB7 Duramax engine in time to
When Gregoire Blachon wants to accomplish something, he goes all out to make it happen. Case in point, the Frenchman is currently at Pike’s Peak for the entire month of June to test his triple-turbo, 4-cylinder, 2.0L, TDI-powered VW Beetle
Chris Buhidar and his shop, Truck Source Diesel & Off-Road out of San Antonio, TX, are no strangers to the Ultimate Callout Challenge (UCC). In fact, Truck Source Diesel has been the shop behind Wade Minter’s triple turbo 7.1L Duramax
The world is collectively trying to manage a health crisis, and families and businesses are suffering. Quality customer service has never been more important to your business. Your customers need to feel taken care of, now more than ever.
With the ongoing COVID-19 situation, classrooms, as we know them, are not in session. You can’t physically distance in a small class in real life, but you can online. Virtual learning is now the new norm across the country. The
The Industry has changed, so should you. “One picture I posted got 7,600 likes, it reached 112,000 people, I got 982 profile visits from that post, 758 people saved it, and 208 people sent it to other people,” says Aaron
What You Learn In Tuning School It’s a giant leap between torqueing down rod caps of an engine built with today’s latest high-performance parts and rooting around inside an engine’s computer. The big picture of computer tuning is getting inside
Does this sound familiar? “We are experiencing issues within the supply chain that has created manufacturing delays, temporary stock-outs, longer lead times and increased cost. You may experience delays in shipment and product shortages. We are committed to working through
This month’s column is for all those folks in automotive performance with a small business, as well as those looking to get into this segment of the industry. Automotive performance is this gray area that comes with risks and rewards
Two years ago this month, I was promoted to editor of this fine publication and brand we call Engine Builder. After having been in the managing editor role for the five years prior, I got my chance to run the
This is kind of a gray area for me. Obviously, being a passionate car guy who’s willing to throw turbochargers on anything and really enjoys performance, it creates this internal conflict between wanting to be somebody who participates in a
Total Seal Piston Rings’ Lake Speed Jr. came to Akron, OH toward the end of 2020, and Engine Builder took the opportunity to sit down with him to discuss his new position at Total Seal, how his background in tribology has translated to rings, and what he sees happening in...
We caught up with Leah Pruett at the 2019 SEMA Show to talk about her path to becoming a driver in the upper echelon of drag racing and what keeps her motivated to be the best driver out there – male or female.
You've seen her on TV for years. Cristy Lee is the co-host of shows such as All Girls Garage, Barrett-Jackson and Garage Squad on Motor Trend TV. We caught up with the busy TV personality to see how her 2020 has been shaping up.
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