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NEW OIL PAN KITS FROM WEIAND

 
Weiand's fabricated oil pan kits feature an all-aluminum construction to keep excess weight off of the nose of your car, whether you're running down the 1320, shaving seconds at a local autocross, or just showing up at the local cruise-in. They also feature trap door baffles to keep oil under control during hard acceleration, turning, and braking. When combined with the increased oil capacity, 

STRANGE 9” FORD BILLET PINION YOKES

 
The all-new 9” Ford billet pinion yokes from Strange Engineering are constructed from 4340 Chrome Moly. The billet yokes provide exceptional strength to weight ratio when compared to other pinion yokes on the market. Available for both 28 spline (U1603B) and 35 spline (U1604B) pinions, the 1350 series billet yokes can be used in any 9” Ford application.  

AMERICAN MUSCLE DASH KITS NOW AVAILABLE FROM AUTOMETER

 
Outfit your classic muscle car with an AutoMeter direct-fit American Muscle gauge kit. Every easy-to-install kit comes complete with a durable replacement dash panel, six iconic American Muscle gauges, a universal wiring harness, sending units, LED lighting dimmer and all the necessary mounting hardware. Easy, no fab installation guarantees a professional result. The LED through dial lighting insures optimal visibility during low-light conditions and looks great.

MUSTANG CARBON FIBER DRIVESHAFTS FROM QA1

 

QA1 now offers its REV™ Series carbon fiber driveshafts for 1979-2004 Mustangs.

These award-winning carbon fiber driveshafts are designed for vehicles with up to 750 HP with a max rated torque of 500 lb*ft. They are specifically designed to fit 1979-1995 Mustangs and Capri 5.0L vehicles with T-5/SROD/C-4/AOD transmissions; 1979-1993 Mustangs with Tremec transmissions and 7.5” or 8.8” axles; 1996-2004 Mustangs; and 1996-1998 4.6L Cobras with manual transmissions. For Mustangs with higher horsepower, custom carbon fiber driveshafts are also available.

MCLEOD RACING EXPANDS SFI 6.1 APPROVED ALUMINUM BELLHOUSING LINEUP TO INCLUDE FORDS

McLeod’s new Spun Aluminum SFI 6.1 Approved Bellhousings have proven that an SFI approved spun aluminum bellhousing can be bought at a very affordable price. Now McLeod offers the same high quality and affordable product for Ford applications.

NEW XTREME TRANSMISSION FLUID FROM HUGHES

Hughes Performance has announced the availability of our new Xtreme Transmission Fluid. Blended exclusively for Hughes Performance by High Performance Lubricants. Formulated around a high quality synthetic Type F additive package, which has a long track record of success in drag racing. Some of the key features are listed below.

RACEPAK VIRTUAL DASH APP AND MODULE

 

 

Introducing the Racepak Virtual Dash App and module. This combination turns any IOS device, such as iPhone or iPad into an on-the-fly display by streaming data directly from any Racepak data recorder or digital dash.

The Racepak Bluetooth V-Net module can be added to any Racepak V-Net system, and after downloading the Racepak Bluetooth App, data can be streamed instantly. The display is based on the popular Racepak IQ3 dash display, and like the IQ3, it features four pages of display that can be swiped left or right to view. Each page shows six user-definable data channels, with programmable warnings.

NEW BILLET CASE FROM STRANGE

The Strange Billet Case and billet pinion support offer an unmatched strength to weight combination to withstand the most brutal Drag Racing applications. The goal was to manufacture the finest billet case- regardless of material and process costs- and we have achieved that goal. The case is manufactured from 7075-T73 aerospace aluminum that offers superior strength and is highly resistant to stress corrosion. 

TEN STEPS TO BECOMING A SPARK PLUG PRO PRESENTED BY E3 SPARK PLUGS

In the last 100 years, the only advancement in spark plug technology has been to add harder metals to help extend the life of plugs, and more efficient manufacturing techniques to make them cheaper to build – not better. But finally that’s started to change. New ideas and new technology are making today’s spark plugs more efficient, which generates more power, saves gas, helps engines last longer, and keeps the environment cleaner.

QUICK FUEL TECHNOLOGY LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE

Finding good, accurate information about fuel systems for street performance and racing is getting more difficult every year, so Quick Fuel Technology® (QFT) launched its new content-rich website dedicated to the mysteries of what components to buy, how to set them up and how to tune high performance fuel systems. Although the information is specific to QFT products in many cases, the information is applicable to most fuel systems industry-wide.

www.QuickFuelTechnology.com's homepage is organized with a bold photo rotator that showcases the new and different products that set QFT apart from the competition, below which QFT’s product line has been broken down into six categories. For instance, carburetors are broken down into Street, Drag Race, Circle Track, Marine and Custom Builds. If you click on “Street” you are shown five different Series of carburetors. Selecting the ultimate QFT carb for your application can be complicated – with the new QFT website, it’s foolproof.

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