Announcing: The 2016 Garage Games

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The Advance Auto Parts Garage Games are upon us! Check out all the possible games below and join us in the competition. To enter, just choose a game(s), take a photo or video of your performance (depending on the game you enter), and post it on … [Continue reading]

Pennzoil Goes Off-Roading in Baja for Latest JOYRIDE Film

In the latest installment of their JOYRIDE film series, Pennzoil ventures to Baja California to test out the performance of their synthetic oil in the desert environment. With a focus on off-roading, the Baja edition features professional driver Rhys … [Continue reading]

The Tantalizing New Shelby Mustang Terlingua

Shelby Mustang Terlingua

What does Terlingua mean? It's pretty much common knowledge that Carroll Shelby was a fun-loving son-of-a-gun. Back in the 1960s, when he fielded a racing team with his buddies Bill Neale and Jerry Titus, Shelby and his Mustang mates would unwind at … [Continue reading]

So, What Is a Trickle Charger?

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Trickle chargers, also called battery maintainers, can come in handy if you have a struggling car battery or when it’s time to dust off the long-garaged cars or recreational vehicles like boats, jet skis, RVs, motorcycles, and golf carts. Even though … [Continue reading]

Car + Culture: Going Off-Road in Albuquerque

Sometimes the best roads are just outside your doorstep. For off-roaders, the outdoors is an adventure zone, a place to test their vehicle's chops and explore places few people get to see. For a select few, 4x4ing is more than that—it's about … [Continue reading]

Top 5 Collector Cars at the Boca Raton Concours d’Elegance

1967 Chevrolet L88 Corvette

Every year, the Boca Raton Resort and Club plays host to the Boca Raton Concours d'Elegance. This exclusive event highlights and displays an incredible array of antique automobiles and motorcycles, many of which can usually only be found in small … [Continue reading]

Our Favorite American Muscle Cars of Each Decade

1955 Chevy Classic V8

The fireworks may be shooting off this weekend in celebration of our nation's birthday, but it always sounds like the 4th of July to us when we hear the rumble and exhaust of a 650 hp V8 engine. What better way to honor the holiday than to pay homage … [Continue reading]

Advance Dads: Steve Reeves Tells Us About His Stepfather

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Most of us look to our dads or father figures for guidance throughout life. If you were lucky, your dad made sure you were handy with a wrench and socket set too. Many of our Team Members were raised by car guys who taught their kids to do regular … [Continue reading]

Advance Dads: Tamekia Richardson’s Dad Had Some Tricks Up His Sleeve

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Most of us look to our dads or father figures for guidance throughout life. If you were lucky, your dad made sure you were handy with a wrench and socket set too. Many of our Team Members were raised by car guys who taught their kids to do regular … [Continue reading]

Eight Facts You Didn’t Know About the Ford F-150

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You can't drive down a road in America without spotting at least a handful of Ford F-150 trucks. No surprise, really; the F-150 has been our country's best-selling truck for years (keep reading to find out how many Ford has sold). You're all pretty … [Continue reading]