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Tuning a 600-HP, Time Attack S13

Tuning a 600-HP, Time Attack S13

With help from the bright minds at AEM, Will Wattawongkiri set up his monstrous S13's motor to be flexible, responsive, and still immensely powerful to decimate the competition of a variety of time attack events. Read More

Clearing The Air On Ethanol And Performance Engines

Clearing The Air On Ethanol And Performance Engines

We sat down with the fuel system and engine management pros from AEM Electronics, Fuel Injector Clinic and VP Racing to set the facts straight on ethanol's use in late-model import and domestic performance engines.Read More

Video: How to Embarrass a 997 GT3 Cup with a Nissan 370Z

Video: How to Embarrass a 997 GT3 Cup with a Nissan 370Z

With homebrewed ingenuity, Valkyrie Autosport's 370Z racer manages to beat a fully-blown 997 Cup Car, thanks to clever traffic management and late braking.Read More

Want to Get on Track? The SCCA has an Offer You Shouldn't Refuse!

Want to Get on Track? The SCCA has an Offer You Shouldn’t Refuse!

Overall, this is a really fun event and exposes enthusiasts to the viral-bug of high performance driving — a chance to really stretch the legs of your car. Read More

Tom’s Take: Feinstein, Harris, Lowenthal— Enemies of Car Culture

Tom’s Take: Feinstein, Harris, Lowenthal— Enemies of Car Culture

"As a passionate advocate for protecting the environment and fighting climate change, I am reluctant to make any changes relaxing EPA regulations." -- Congressman Alan LowenthalRead More

What Does It Take To Be A Rabid Enthusiast? Ask Bruce Meyer!

What Does It Take To Be A Rabid Enthusiast? Ask Bruce Meyer!

Bruce Meyer is an elite car collector that prefers to be called a rabid enthusiast. He talked to us about his passion in the automotive industry and bringing hot rodders in t-shirts to the concours crowd. Read More

Racing a Porsche 968 Part 4: School, Upgrades and Getting Ready for Willow Springs!

Racing a Porsche 968 Part 4: School, Upgrades and Getting Ready for Willow Springs!

In the previous installments of the adventure of acquiring, repairing and racing a Porsche 968, getting our initial shakedown at Spring Mountain was key.Read More

Behind The Wheel Of An Economy-Class Fox Road Racer

Behind The Wheel Of An Economy-Class Fox Road Racer

We take a few laps around Thunderhill Raceway in an economy-class Fox Mustang road racer and it feels good.Read More

Alfa Romeo Returns To The USA: Behind The Wheel Of The 4C and Giulia

Alfa Romeo Returns To The USA: Behind The Wheel Of The 4C and Giulia

We get some seat time in the two models that represent Alfa Romeo's re-emergence into the American market: The 4C coupe and Giulia Quadrifoglio sedan.Read More

Getting to the Grid: Shaun Coleman — Wonderkind

Getting to the Grid: Shaun Coleman — Wonderkind

Child prodigies are far from common, but they entrance in us what the human mind is capable from an early age. While not an F1 driver, the same can be said of Shaun Coleman and his career in technology — which has aRead More

Driving A 431HP 2000 Cobra R Modded With Prototype Parts

Driving A 431HP 2000 Cobra R Modded With Prototype Parts

Paul Svinicki tossed us the keys to his newly revitalized Cobra R, a machine that preserves the Cobra R theme, but extends its performance with a series of upgrades from the Special Vehicle Team’s prototype bins.Read More

Video: How Air Filters Are Made At K&N Engineering

Video: How Air Filters Are Made At K&N Engineering

Speed Society stopped by K&N's manufacturing facility in Riverside, California, and got an all-access tour of the building and how it's all made.Read More

Mazda Balances Speed With Beauty in IMSA DPi Sportscar Design

Mazda Balances Speed With Beauty in IMSA DPi Sportscar Design

When the wraps came off the Mazda RT-24P at the LA Auto Show last November, many observers were struck by the new IMSA sports-prototype’s swoopy good looks.Read More

The Wild and Wonderful Bill Thomas Cheetah

The Wild and Wonderful Bill Thomas Cheetah

The #006 competition Cheetah, built in 1964 at Bill Thomas Race Cars in Anaheim, CA. Going across the block at Barrett-Jackson, but not netting it’s reserve, this Cheetah is only one of 15.Read More

Racing a Porsche 968 Part 3: Spring Mountain, Beating John Morton?

Racing a Porsche 968 Part 3: Spring Mountain, Beating John Morton?

Over the next several sessions — and throughout the weekend — I improved from my initial session better than 13 seconds per lap. Read More

Mad Modded 1994 ZR-1 - New Benchmark Of Corvette Cool

Mad Modded 1994 ZR-1 – New Benchmark Of Corvette Cool

You've probably seen this ZR-1 on the internet. We've seen it too and we set out to find the car and tell the story. With no further ado, we give you Mike Gill's awesome, 1994 Admiral Blue Corvette ZR1. Enjoy!Read More

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