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Hey Buddy, Got a Jump?

Personal-Sized Battery Jump Boxes Serve a Purpose By Jeff Smith - Photography by the Author From the day of the first dead car battery 100 years ago,...
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Old Rat, New Tricks

Refreshing the Appearance of an Outdated Big-Block Chevy By Tommy Lee Byrd - Photography by the Author Making horsepower requires a special skill set, which includes attention...
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Under Pressure

Building a More-Durable Street 700-R4 Overdrive Automatic Transmission By Jeff Smith - Photography by the Author The world is full of compromises. What we’d really like to...
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Jettin’ Up

Installing Holley Sniper Quadrajet Fuel injection on a 1972 Nova By Evan Perkins - Photography by the Author Cars were meant to be driven. David Whitmer’s 1972...
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Accessory Solution

Vintage Air’s Latest Front Runner for LS and LT1 Engines By Todd Ryden - Photography by the Author One challenge that everyone faces when making the move...
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A Flair for Flaring

How to Make Tubing Flares the Right Way By Jeff Smith - Photography by the Author There are certain skills that every car guy worth his 9/16-inch...
Bang For Your LS Buck

Bang For Your LS Buck

10 Smart Spending Strategies for Building Your Next LS Engine By Barry Kluczyk - Photography by the Author A few years ago, a colleague of ours spent...
377ci Small-Block

Tested, Tuned & Torque for Days

Our 377ci Small-Block Build Concludes With the Accessory Drive System and Dyno Results By Ryan Manson - Photography by the Author Building an engine from scratch isn't...
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Homebuilt Old-School Small-Block

Part 2: Top-End Revival By Jason Lubken - Photography by the Author If you have been following along, in last month’s issue we gave you the rundown...
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21st Century ZL1

A Tribute Build of the Legendary All-Aluminum Big-Block Delivers Big Torque and Greater Street Performance By Barry Kluczyk - Photography by the Author It’s been said that...
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Homebuilt, Old-School Small-Block Chevy

Part 1: Bottom-End Assembly By Jason Lubken - Photography by the Author We all deserve the best bang for our buck, and that goes for anything we...
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CLASSIC NOT PLASTIC

TURN THAT CRATE LS ENGINE INTO A VINTAGE WORK OF ART WITH LS CLASSIC SERIES BY LOKAR By Ryan Manson - Photography by the Author It's not...
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Better Boost

We Test Whipple’s New 3.0L Supercharger to See if it Can Make Power on a Big-Inch LS Build By Jeff Huneycutt - Photography by the Author Whipple...
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Crankcase Ventilation – Yes, it’s Important

An Optimized PCV System for Street Engines Can Minimize Oil Leaks and Might Improve Driveabilty By Jeff Smith - Photography by the Author Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV)...
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One-of-a-Kind Chevy Six

Automotive Specialists and Johnson’s Hot Rod Shop Turn a Run-of-the-Mill Straight-Six into Something No One has Ever Seen Before By Jeff Huneycutt - Photography by the...
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LS Chevelle Swap – Part 2

Part II: The Finishing Touches By Jeff Smith - Photography by the Author In Part I of our story, Eric Rosendahl wanted a 5.7L LS engine in...

Continuing With Carbs

Keeping Things Simple With the New AVS 2 Carburetor From Edelbrock By Todd Ryden - Photography by the Author Modern technology has certainly crept into our world...

LS Chevelle Swap

Part I: Details on Replacing a Small-Block Chevy With an LS and 4L60E By Jeff Smith - Photography by the Author An LS swap into a Chevelle...

Critical Camshaft Criterion

Degreeing a Camshaft and Deciphering Static Compression Ratio By Ryan Manson - Photography by the Author When it comes to installing a camshaft, the operation is...

Horsepower From Nothing

We Test to See How Much Power You Can Make Simply by Creating a Vacuum in an Engine’s Crankcase By Jeff Huneycutt - Photography by the...

Stepping Up Stingray Power

Nitrous and Other Tricks to Juice up the C8 Corvette By Cam Benty - Photography by the Author For most performance fans, the 2020 Corvette is...
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LS1 to L79

How to Look SBC With a Gen III By Todd Ryden - Photography by the Author About the only downfall of the GM LS engine platform is...
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Blueprint Your Driveline

A Quick-and-Easy Way to Measure Driveline Alignment By Jeff Smith - Photography by the Author Engine and driveline swapping has long been a staple of building performance...
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HOW TO SET LASH

A Simple Technique for Setting Mechanical Clearance or Hydraulic Lifter Preload By Jeff Smith - Photography by the Author With all modern engines either net lash or...
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Short-Block Wrap-up

Rounding Out the Rotating Assembly By Ryan Manson - Photography by the Author With the crankshaft installed in our Summit Racing small-block Chevy short-block, we've hit...

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