Build Your Own Splitter

As racers, we are always looking for that little edge against our competitors. Some of those advantages come at great cost and time, like...

The Driver and Handling – How to Tell When the Driver Is Causing the...

THE DRIVER Often overlooked as a handling factor, the driver is actually one of the biggest factors affecting handling balance. The driver influences weight transfer...

String Alignment

As a racecar driver, I have learned to hate alignment shops. When I have told shop technicians I want 3.5 degrees of negative camber,...

Rocket Science – Achieving Better Engine Cooling With Proper Aerodynamic Principles

Keeping a C5 Corvette cool on a racetrack in 100-degree heat isn’t easy. Just ask NASA Utah’s George Smith, who had been trying different...

Understanding Performance Fittings – Straight and AN Threads vs. Tapered Thread

If you are confused by the nomenclature of hoses and fittings associated with racecar plumbing, you’re not alone. Fittings are often measured in terms...

NASA Introduces New Endurance Series – No Comp License Required

The Team Racing Endurance Challenge (TREC) is a new NASA enduro series that focuses on fun and lots of track time — and you...

Cold-Air Intakes: How and Why They Work

Whether we’re talking about a street car, a racecar or even a tow vehicle, one of the easiest-to-install and most cost-effective performance parts we...

Budget Build: Honda Challenge Part 3 – Suspension and Brakes

After we found our Honda Challenge project car for $500 at a tow yard, and then had Autopower put a roll cage in it,...

Increasing Cornering Speeds

Q: How do I increase my cornering speeds while not destroying consistency? A: Maximizing cornering speed while maintaining consistency has as much to do with vehicle setup...

The Ultimate Auto Racing Helmet Buyers Guide

Competition Motorsport has sold tens of thousands of helmets and, in the process of doing that, answered as many questions about them. With that...

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