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EB Takeover: Engine Rebuilders & Supply

We were recently in the Chicago area and made a stop at Engine Rebuilders & Supply in Stone Park, IL to visit owner Andy Frontzak. This shop has been around since 1940, and Andy has owned it since the ’90s. ERS does all sorts of engine work, head work and machine work for gas and

EB Takeover: Grose Racing Engines

Our latest Instagram Live Takeover features Joey Grose of Grose Racing Engines located in Lodi, CA. This engine and machine shop does high-performance work for car and boat racing applications, and just got some new machine equipment as well. Check it out!

August 2022 Shop Solutions

August tips and tricks for the shop!

EB Takeover: Livernois Motorsports

Join the folks of Livernois Motorsports & Engineering as they take you through their Dearborn Heights, MI-based engine and machine shop. This place does a ton of cool work and has the capability to build, machine, tune, dyno, and install your car/engine setups. See for yourself! *EB Takeovers occur on Instagram Live originally. That is

Women in Motorsports: Jillian McLaughlin

Not all of us start out in this industry. Take Jillian McLaughlin for example. The once hairdresser is now an engine builder helping do a little bit of everything at Precision Machine Engine in California.

Women in Motorsports: Katie Coleman

Katie is an engine builder and cylinder head specialist for LinCo Diesel Performance (LDP) who has more than 15 years of engine shop experience. Her level of experience, knowledge and talent is always in high demand.

EB Takeover: VAC Motorsports

Join shop owner and president Tony Salloum as he shows you around VAC Motorsports located in Philadelphia, PA. This engine machine shop specializes in BMW performance, among many other things, and recently took over EB’s Instagram for a live video. Check it out!

Most Versatile Tool and Die Shop in Wisconsin

Metal Crafters, Inc., of Stevens Point, WI, claims to be the “most versatile tool and die shop in Wisconsin.” Joe Thorn’s business does parts design and production, metal and machinery repair of all kinds.

Machine Shop Market Profile

As we move through our 51st year of covering this industry, the staff of Engine Builder recognizes that old adage – the more things change, the more they stay the same. What’s changed about this industry is, well, pretty much everything. What’s stayed the same is the dedication and hardwork of the professionals who keep engines running and customers happy.