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Shop Tour: See How Probe Industries Manufactures Its Premium Pistons

Follow along and see how Probe Industries manufactures pistons in its Torrance, California, facility. The company offers two series of pistons, and both are fully machined to meet most engine builders' needs. Read More

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Shop Tour: From Shocks to Carbon Fiber Driveshafts At QA1

Check out this guided tour of QA1's massive facility in Lakeville, Minnesota, where company President Melissa Scoles walks us through their research and development processes and discusses product development. Read More

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Video: B&M Ratcheting Automatic Shifters For Positive Shifts

If you've manually shifted a factory automatic transmission, you probably spent some time looking down at the shift lever. B&M builds a ratcheting shifter that lets you keep your eyes on the road. Read More

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Video Tour: We Take A Look Behind The Welds At Flowmaster Mufflers

Flowmaster recently opened their doors to the nearly 160,000 square foot facility where they manufacture their mufflers and cat-back systems. It takes a lot of pride to produce 46,000 mufflers every month! Read More

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Shop Tour: Bending Tubes And Making Power With Pertronix

Making a set of headers is a little bit more involved than bending tubes and welding them together. We toured Pertronix Performance to see what it takes to turn a tube into a set of quality headers. Read More

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281 Motorsports Celebrates Five Years and a New Location

Focused on modern Mustangs, 281 Motorsports is all about outfitting Mustangs with the ultimate performance parts. Earlier this month, they celebrated what they do best at an open house. Read More

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Touring The Ron Francis Wiring Facility

We got the opportunity to check out the inner workings at the Ron Francis Wiring facility in Pennsylvania, and chat with the owner, Scott Bowers, about how he brings the company's large product line to life. Read More

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Video Shop Tour: Visiting Heidts Automotive Group

Heidts Automotive Group has been helping musclecars and street rods handle the bumps in the road, and helping them handle the autocross tracks with IFS and IRS systems. We visited their facility to see what they do, and how they do it. Take a look inside. Read More

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Shop Tour: Nelson Racing Engines

Tom Nelson's expertise with twin-turbo engines and other boosted applications is quite celebrated. Follow along as EngineLabs takes a tour of Nelson Racing Engines and learns a few of his secrets. Read More

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Shop Tour: How ProTorque Converters Started The Revolution

We recently got a firsthand look at the ProTorque Converters facility and had the chance to chat with ProTorque's main man, Joe Rivera, Jr. about his company's philosophy towards racing. Check out the details inside. Read More

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Shop Tour: How ARP’s Fasteners Are Made, Start To Finish

Point at any high-end race car and most car and truck builds, and you’ll be able to find ARP fasteners on it. The team at ARP in California recently invited is in for a tour of their facility, check it out here! Read More

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Event Recap of JPC’s Fall Dyno Day 2012

JPC Racing in Maryland held their 2012 Fall Dyno Day recently. Dino Rallis lit up the screen with 936 rear-wheel horsepower from his street car to take the top spot in the shootout. Read More

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Living Large: A look at Michigan Powerhouse Livernois Motorsports

We head to Dearborn Heights Michigan, to get inside access to Livernois Motorsports' massive 36,000 square foot facility. We sat down with Engine Department Supervisor Mike Schropp for the low down on this mechanical Mecca. Read More

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From Rags To Riches: The Story-Telling Brenspeed Shop Tour

Like countless other speed shops around the country, Brenspeed has its own unique story of challenges and humility as it's transitioned from a part-time venture in a farmhouse to its current 20,000 square foot digs in rural Pierceton, Ind. Read More

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Behind The Scenes: Dart Machinery Shop Tour

If you've been to the drag strip, chances are pretty good you've seen Dart parts in action. We take a first hand look at how this company keeps innovating and producing top quality products for racers and street enthusiasts, while building their products here in the USA. Read More

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Aerospace Meets The Automobile: Touring The Aeromotive Headquarters

From billet aluminum fuel pumps and radiators to NASCAR engines in a dragster, join us as we take an all-access tour of the Aeromotive offices and manufacturing facility in Lenexa, Kansas. Read More

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