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Sick Week 2022: The Hardest Vacation You’ll Ever Take

The first ever ‘Sick Week’ was a phenomenal event, with enthusiasts and pros from all over the country coming together to show off their rides and burn some rubber!

Sick Week
Copper vs. MLS Gaskets for 1,500 HP

For a 1,500-hp capable engine, should it be sealed with copper or MLS gaskets?

HCCI Engines Offer a Promising Jump in ICE Technology

HCCI engines are an incredibly promising engine, with many benefits including its decrease in emissions as well as an increased efficiency.

CPR Engines

CPR Engines and Coast High Performance are two shops that do high-quality engine work in a shared 12,000 sq.-ft. space in Gardena, CA. The facility features a machine shop, an engine shop, an engine dyno and chassis dyno, overflow storage, a metal working area, and three installation bays.

CPR Engines
The Benefits of Billet: Inside Noonan Race Engineering’s LS Engine Development

When it comes to high-performance engine work, the old adage, ‘you get what you pay for,’ certainly applies. That’s doubly true when you start talking about billet engines and key components such as blocks, cylinder heads and manifolds. In the still very popular world of LS engines, some engine shop customers are opting more and more for billet engines. 

The Benefits of Billet
QMP Racing’s MC-1: A Game Changer for Measuring Components

Brad Lagman’s MC-1 is a holistic approach specifically designed to eliminate human error and support the engine builder with value-added tooling that brings accuracy, repeatability, reproducibility and assurance to the high-performance engine building community. As more and more long-time experts in this industry become scarce, the need to replace their knowledge of touch and feel with instruments such as a micrometer is imperative. 

QMP Racing MC-1
Warm up Your Vehicle this Winter with Pennzoil Synthetics

Winter weather can be harsh on your vehicle with cold temperatures, snow, sleet and the inevitable potholes. One of the simplest ways to protect your engine against the possible effects of cold weather is using a low viscosity full synthetic motor oil.

Pennzoil Synthetic
Back on Track: 2021 PRI Show Preview

The Performance Racing Industry (PRI) trade show is back and ready to roll in Indianapolis on December 9-11, 2021.

PRI Crowd
Vote for the 2021 Diesel of the Year

Our Diesel of the Year contest, sponsored by AMSOIL INC., is now open, and this year’s crop of diesel engines are top notch!

Vote for the 2021 Engine of the Year

IT’S BAAACK! Now in a milestone 5th year, it’s time for YOU to vote for our Engine of the Year!

Internal Combustion Engines vs. Electric Vehicles (EV)

Electric Vehicles May not be Able to Dominate the Automotive Industry in the Near Term: Challenges Still Remain.

Electric Vehicle
Beth Paretta, Team Principal, Paretta Autosport

Paretta Autosport showcased their all women team for the first time at the 2021 Indianapolis 500, but for Beth Paretta, it was more than a race.