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Machinist Jimmy Rivera Joins Get’M Garage

Veteran machinist and carburetor specialist Jimmy Rivera has joined the management team at GET’M Garage. In this role as general manager, Rivera will be responsible internally for the coordination and execution of production and new product development.

Edelbrock Victor II EFI Intake Manifold for Gen III HEMI Engines

Edelbrock has announced the release of its much-anticipated Victor II EFI intake manifold for Gen III HEMI engines. This manifold is designed for use with Eagle Chrysler 5.7L, 6.1L and 6.4L Gen III HEMI engines with fuel injection.

Arrington Performance Purchase

Mike Copeland, CEO of Diversified Creations, has purchased Virginia-based Arrington Performance. The more than 50-year-old company is in parts sales, engine assembly, and vehicle builds for Chrysler and Dodge HEMI-powered vehicles.

Power Test Acquires Superflow

Power Test Inc., a dynamometer and custom test stand manufacturer, has acquired SuperFlow Technologies/Hicklin Engineering. Power Test CEO Alan Petelinsek will be working closely with former owner and now general manager Scott Giles and division manager Dave Arsenault to integrate best practices between the companies.

PERA Elects New Directors

The Production Engine Remanufactures Association (PERA) has announced its newly elected officials for the 2018 term during their 72nd annual convention in Clearwater Beach, Fla.

McLaren Ends Partnership with Honda, Teams Up Renault

Formula 1 team, McLaren Racing, and engine supplier Honda have agreed to bring their partnership to an end after three years. McLaren recently announced the team has signed a partnership with Renault Sport Racing for the 2018, 2019 and 2020 seasons

Sonoma Raceway President Urges Congress to Protect American Motorsports

Sonoma Raceway President and General Manager, Steve Page, recently testified before a key Congressional subcommittee, urging members to continue to allow street vehicles to be modified and converted for motorsports competition.

Chicago Pneumatic to Launch New Vehicle Service Tools at SEMA 2017

Chicago Pneumatic announced it will be introducing several new vehicle service tools at SEMA 2017. Launches at the show will include the new CP8849 cordless impact wrench, Chicago Pneumatic cordless angle grinders, and Chicago Pneumatic Vehicle Service composite drills.

Manley Expands Selection of Big Block Chevy Rotating Assemblies

Manley Performance, an engine components manufacturer based in N.J., has expanded their line of big block chevy assemblies, with a total of now 23 different BBC assemblies in various bore sizes and crank strokes.

Champ Synthetic Oil Filters

Champ’s synthetic oil filters provide cutting-edge filtration technology, specifically engineered to help leverage the unique benefits of synthetic oil blends and extend engine life.

Edelbrock Releases New EFI Manifolds for Chrysler HEMI

Edelbrock has released a new manifold designed for the “Eagle” Chrysler 5.7L, 6.1L and 6.4L Gen III HEMI engines with fuel injection. The overall design of the manifold is similar to the factory 6.1L SRT intake manifold, but features raised injector bosses that are angled outward to decrease port restriction and added nitrous bosses along the near vertical runners.

Quality Power 6.7L Cummins Crankshaft

Quality Power has announced its new 6.7L Cummins Crankshaft. The crankshaft is for industrial, truck and marine applications, weighs 140 lbs., and features a stroke/bore of 4.8818″/4.2122″-4.2130″.