Jason Patison and his new E3 Sparkplugs/Dixie Chopper team traveled to Irwindale this past weekend to debut their #17 Super Late Model in a pair of 40 lap races at Toyota Speedway. After spending most of the Friday night session working all of the “bugs” out of the recently finished car, the team knew they had their work cut out for them to get up to speed on Saturday. After making the most of the 35 minute practice session, Patison qualified at a time of 18.48 around the half mile oval, missing the pole by .06 but still good enough for second quick. [Read more…]
Racing a Mopar just got serious now that MAHLE has introduced a PowerPak piston kit for the 5.7L New Hemi engine. The PowerPak race ready, drop-in kit includes deburred, dual coated, pistons, ultra flat 1.5, 1.5, 3mm low drag rings, high grade German steel pins, and round wire locks. [Read more…]
Want to convert your tired Jeep to modern EFI? Or drop a fuel injected small or big block Chevy into your project truck or car? Give Howell EFI a call. Howell Engine Developments, longstanding experts in EFI conversions, offers an extensive line of stand alone and integrated wiring harnesses adapting the late model GM V-8 or 4.3L V-6 engines to any vehicle with simple wiring connecting the harness to battery and ignition power. Complete throttle body kits are available for virtually any engine application. [Read more…]
Irvine, CA (May 25, 2008)…Hunting and fishing requires a lot of gear and there’s no better way to haul it or access it than with the AMP Research BedStep™ and Bed X-Tender™.
The Bed X-Tender has long been a favorite of sportsmen who appreciate the added carrying capacity that is available with extra tailgate space. Designed to be lightweight for easy handling, yet strong enough to secure an ATV, the Bed X-Tender is available in either a durable silver or black powder coat finish. Easy to use mounting brackets lock this versatile tailgate enclosure in place or allow it to be completely removed when loading most any sized hunting or fishing gear. Flipped forward with the tailgate up creates a smaller contained area to keep smaller gear from sliding around the pickup bed. Made of high-strength aluminum, it is even strong enough to double as a bench or stool in camp or in the field. [Read more…]
Get more power, performance and results from your Chevy LS7 with the new PowerPak piston kit from MAHLE Motorsport. This high performance all forged piston kit includes MS124 aluminum alloy pistons designed with ultra flat ring grooves. De-burred at the factory, these pistons are ready to drop-in with only minimal ring filing required. [Read more…]
E3® Spark Plugs makes it’s debut in off-road racing as event sponsor for the Lucas Oil World Series of Off-Road Racing’s (WSORR) opening race weekend May 31 and June 1 at Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland, MO., airing nationally on the Speed TV Network. Considered to be the “Diamond of Dirt Tracks,” there could be no more fitting sponsor than E3 Spark Plugs, known for their breakthrough “Diamond Fire” design which employs electrode technology to help users increase power, improve fuel efficiency and reduce engine emissions that contribute to global warming. [Read more…]
Irvine, CA (May 15, 2008)… The AMP Research BedStep™ is the easy, practical way to access your motorcycle or ATV from your truck bed even when towing a trailer. Black anodized and featuring a powder coat finish for long-term durability, the BedStep is a simple, no drill, bolt-on process to install leaving the hitch receiver free for towing. AMP’s patented BedStep utilizes a spring-loaded cam to deploy with an easy nudge. Step up safely, grab what you need and then a tap of the foot will stow the step assist securely under the bumper. [Read more…]
E3 Spark Plugs has launched an all new website, with strong visual graphics and more complete test information. The new site provides consumers with everything they need to know about the only spark plug on the market that provides both environmental gains and improved power.
A major section of the site is devoted to the technology that has made E3 the fastest growing spark plug company in the U.S., as well as the environmental impact of using a plug that provides significant increases in fuel economy and reduced carbon and hydrocarbon emissions, especially in 2 and 4 cycle small engines or carbureted automotive engines. [Read more…]
Cherry Bomb’s all new social community website, www.cherrybomb.com, explodes on the page with video, high charging sound and sharp new graphics. The new highly functional site is designed to give users all the information they need to purchase the right system for their vehicle including hp, torque, sound, sizes and more. With six different exhaust brands and multiple selections of catback systems, tips and accessories, Cherry Bomb has refined the search process by providing a rotisserie style products page, and either airflow illustrations or animation of each system. And all six Cherry Bomb branded exhaust options – Pro, Elite, Vortex, Extreme, Glasspack and Turbo, can be further searched by make and model for current available sizes. [Read more…]
In racing, it is absolutely mandatory that the fuel pressure regulator provides stable and proper fuel pressure to the carburetor, especially under extreme conditions. Until recently, changing out a regulator, or testing the fuel supply with traditional fittings required dealing with leaky dripping fuel lines, and then making sure the fittings are properly torqued. The quicker, easier solution is to use Jiffy-tite® Quick Connect Fluid Fittings. These Quick-Connects provide a safe leak-proof seal and unsurpassed performance even under the most extreme racing conditions; allowing changeovers or checks to the fuel to occur in seconds, not minutes. [Read more…]