Courtney Force Explains the Thrill of Driving a Funny Car

Courtney Force and Team

NHRA Funny Cars deliver some of the most exciting racing on earth, backed by extreme engineering, precision teamwork, and fearless drivers. Nothing quite matches the fury of two racers blistering the track at more than 300 miles per hour. We wanted … [Continue reading]

Crucial Cars: Dodge Li’l Red Express

Dodge Li'l Red Express

The mid- to late-1970s were rightfully regarded as the darkest days of performance. In an effort to meet ever-tightening emissions standards, engines were detuned as compression ratios were lowered and outputs were further strangled by emissions … [Continue reading]

5 Things You Need to Do Before Modifying Your Ride

Brake rotor

Did you pick up a classic project car? Or did you simply decide that it's time to start modifying your current vehicle? Before you kick off the projects, there are a few things you should take care of—especially if you're planning on adding extra … [Continue reading]

Road Trip: Super Bowl LI in Houston

Houston Super Bowl LI

Source | Augustinedelosdolores2002/commons.wikimedia.org Super Bowl LI takes place on February 5th in Houston, Texas. The last time Space City hosted the Super Bowl was 2004 (do the words "wardrobe malfunction" ring a bell?), and a lot has changed … [Continue reading]

Upgrade Your Car with Modern Stereo Tech

New car stereo

Whether you're shopping for your first classic car, handing down a beloved vehicle to a high schooler, or looking to upgrade your current ride, adding modern stereo tech to an older car can bridge the generational gap. It may seem like a daunting … [Continue reading]

Forefixers: Innovations in Suspension

Innovations in suspension - Egyptian chariot

On the list of things we take for granted, automobile suspension is definitely up there near the top. Without it, every seemingly harmless car ride down an uneven street would have the potential to knock out your fillings. Thankfully, from the … [Continue reading]

What Is Lead Substitute and Do You Need It?

Lead substitutes for classic cars

Source | Clem Onojeghuo If you own a classic car or have been thinking about getting one, chances are someone has told you that you need to use a lead substitute. But what is lead substitute, and why might you need it? Does it really work? The … [Continue reading]

Are You Neglecting Your Windshield Wipers? Here’s How to Make Them Last

troubleshooting windshield wipers

Windshield wipers are one of the most commonly replaced items on a car. Coincidentally, they're also one of the most neglected parts as many DIYers are unsure when to change windshield wiper blades. Wiper blades come in numerous shapes and sizes, and … [Continue reading]

Crucial Cars: The Datsun Z

Datsun Z

Yutaka Katayama. You may not have heard of him, but you've surely seen his influence on the automotive world. Affectionately known as "Mr. K" and the "Father of the Z car," Katayama is to many a hero and a legend. Source | Matthew Davis In … [Continue reading]

Road Trip: Hot Spring Havens

Winter road trip

Source | Flickr When it comes to winter road trips, you could go one of two ways. Either embrace the snow and head to mountain slopes or flee to warmer waters. But why not combine the two with a soak in a natural hot spring? These gems boast … [Continue reading]