Engine News
Tony Kanaan is the 100th ‘Face’ on the Borg-Warner Trophy

The Borg-Warner Trophy stays on permanent display at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum. The 100th image on the Borg-Warner Trophy, featuring 2013 Indianapolis 500 winner Tony Kanaan, was unveiled to the general public at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum in early December. Cast in a checkerboard pattern with the winner’s

Maserati Enters its 100th Year as a Company

Maserati produced its first car in 1926 – a race car named Tipo 26. With the month of December, Maserati officially enters the 100th year of its history. It does so in a period of unprecedented health and unparalleled growth. More than 23,000 orders worldwide up to date are propelling Maserati into a new dimension.

IDUSA Launches New Premium Guard Extended Life Oil Filter

The new Premium Guard line is designed to deliver engine protection up to 10,000 miles when used with synthetic oil. International Distributors USA Inc. (IDUSA), a global supply network of automotive replacement parts, has announced its new line of Premium Guard Extended Life Oil Filters to meet the growing need for filters that are able

Aeromotive Fuel Systems

Aeromotive successfully debuted a handful of new products at the 2013 SEMA Show in Las Vegas. The new smaller Phantom 200 Fuel System was awarded Best New Product in the Street Rod / Custom Car category.

Ocean to Ocean World Record Set by Vintage Adventurer in 83 Year-Old Ford

The non-stop drive was completed in 50 hours, 20 minutes and 6 seconds, beating his goal by almost 10 hours. Australian motoring enthusiast Rod Wade, aka the Vintage Adventurer, has set a new world record in the Ocean to Ocean Driving Challenge with Evans Waterless Coolant running through the engine of his 1930 Model A

Holley To Hold EFI Seminar At 2013 PRI Show

The hour long seminar will begin at 9:00 a.m., Thursday morning, December 12th in Room 233 of the Indiana Convention Center. Holley EFI  Technical Representative Rick Anderson will conduct the seminar covering the basic functions and capabilities that span the Holley EFI product line.  Tuning will also be discussed and a fifteen minute time slot

King Engine Bearings to Sponsor Technical Racing Forum At PRI Show

Get your questions answered and hear the latest trends in engine building. King Engine Bearings is sponsoring a unique technical forum at the 2013 Performance Racing Industry (PRI) Trade Show that features a rare gathering of five leading championship race engine builders. This free event will take place at 3 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 13

SEMA’s Gen-III Innovator Award Presented to MSD Performance’s Todd Petersen

Todd Petersen, the Chief Innovation Officer of MSD Performance, was awarded the SEMA Gen-III Award during the 2013 SEMA Banquet. The SEMA Gen-III Award credits a young individual that generates a game-changing product or service to our industry. Petersen has been instrumental in leading the MSD Performance team to develop their line of Atomic EFI

ExxonMobil And Toyota Racing Development U.S.A. Extend Lubricant Technology Partnership

Underscoring the performance benefits of high-quality motor oil technology, ExxonMobil has renewed its multi-year technological partnership with Toyota Racing Development U.S.A. (TRD). ExxonMobil will continue to provide its Mobil 1 racing oil technology to TRD-supported NASCAR teams. Since the 2010 season, TRD-supplied NASCAR engines have been filled with specifically customized synthetic motor oil based on

LeSueur Joins VP Racing Fuels Sales Team

VP Racing Fuels, Inc. today announced that Steve LeSueur, a fixture on the NHRA national tour for over 30 years, is the newest addition to its sales team. LeSueur will be based at VP’s Regional Distribution Center in Newark, Delaware with primary responsibility for servicing the Mid-Atlantic region, where he and his family enjoyed great

JASPER Offers Remanufactured Turbochargers

Jasper Engines & Transmissions, the nation’s leader in remanufactured drivetrain products, is offering a line of remanufactured Borg Warner, Garrett and Holset turbochargers. JASPER has over 100 different stock numbers on hand, including turbos for popular diesel units such as the Ford/International 6.0L, 7.3L Powerstroke, Cummins ISB and Caterpillar engines. “We wanted to control our

Custom Titanium Valves from Manley Performance

Manley’s one-piece forged titanium valves have long been a standard of the industry, having earned a reputation for reliability in many racing venues. There are currently more than 250 different off-the-shelf part numbers for Manley titanium valves, covering a wide range of applications and valve sizes. The company now offers an expanded range of custom