Shop Solutions July 2021
About 20 years ago, cam lifts and valve spring pressures were on the increase. Today, 1,000 lbs. open pressure is not unheard of.
Adding Additional Shop Capabilities
Many engine shops are opting to control their projects and builds from point A to point B, leaving the customer with a ready-to-run package. In order to do this, shops have to add capabilities such as installation work, fabrication work, transmission work, and even suspension and chassis work, in some cases.
Wiring is important because ultimately, it is part of ensuring your engine makes reliable horsepower. We spoke to a couple wiring specialists to get their take on best practices and things to avoid when it comes to engine wiring, no matter if you’re doing a motorcycle, street car or an all-out race car.
Pat Musi’s Love of Nitrous
These days, it’s impossible to look at a nitrous engine without recognizing Musi’s influence on the combination. He made advancements with nitrous power that no one saw coming, earning him prestige in the industry.
Gauging Engine Data
Gauges not only provide vital data about your car or truck’s engine, but can also add some style to the vehicle. There are many different routes to take and angles to consider when deciding on what gauges to add to your vehicle.
Popular Engine Swaps
Engine swaps belong in a world of their own. After a little digging, you can find multitudes of ingenious swap ideas, whether it be small block to big block, diesel to gas, or many other combinations.
Ed Iskenderian of Isky Racing Cams Celebrates 100
July 10, 2021 marked the 100th birthday of Isky Racing Cams founder Ed Iskenderian. The man is an icon in the industry.
Running the Right ECU
It’s important that the ECU you choose for your vehicle’s engine makes sense for its application. Many people are not aware that the stock ECU simply isn’t going to cut it it many performance applications.
Picking a Turbocharger Kit
Turbocharger kits come with many different parts that all require attention when buying. This is why searching through quality kits is important.