An uncontrolled combustion process that occurs when some part of the air/fuel mixture is compelled to burn at supersonic rates, detonation probably accounts for nearly 100% of racing engine failures.
Our tech editor gives us some of his hands-on experience with the often-neglected parts that hold everything together.
If you’re involved in the high performance sector of the aftermarket and haven’t heard of Motovicity, stay “tuned.”
In this issue of HOT ROD Professional, we’ll cover threaded fasteners, ignition timing, detonation, suspension tightening technology and more – including Chrysler OEM News, HOT ROD Pro-Files, and Information station.
This series is as hands-on as possible, and informs you of subtleties you just won’t find anywhere else.
Owners of 2011-2014 Ford Raptors can now experience a more aggressive exhaust note with CORSA Performance’s new Xtreme sound level Cat-Back exhaust system. The system is designed with a deep, throaty growl to enhance the driving experience under acceleration. It features CORSA’s exclusive patented Reflective Sound Cancellation technology, which dials out the low frequencies that […]
DynoMax Performance Exhaust has announced the launch of its new “Mobile Sound Lab” app, designed to help consumers shopping for a performance muffler to experience each muffler’s unique sound. Available in the iTunes App Store, the DynoMax Mobile Sound Lab iPad app allows the user to compare the sound tones and differences between each of the company’s mufflers. iPad users can also visit www.DynoMax.com and […]
Bosch has added “Pin to Pin” designs to its OE Fine Wire Iridium spark plug program, designed to provide better ignitability in today’s high-tech engines. The plugs have a fine-wire tipped center electrode and a fine-wire pin on the ground electrode. They are tailored to match the OE design spark plugs of specific Asian vehicles, […]
Ranger Products, a division of BendPak Inc., is bringing new tire changer to market. The R980ATF is a variable speed model that functions on a wide variety of wheels, including virtually all OEM and performance tire and wheel configurations. The company says the changer is equipped with a powerful variable-speed motor and gear box that […]
GOJO Industries has announced the launch of its new ECOPREFERRED Pumice Hand Cleaner. The product has been awarded a green certification by Underwriter’s Laboratory’s ECOLOGO Certification. The certification is awarded to products that demonstrate both effective performance compared to traditional products on the market and environmental leadership based on the product’s proven ability to meet or […]