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Speed Secrets: Unleashing That Coyote Kenne Bell Magic!

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The Coyote engine is one of the most potent modern engines available on the market. Even though the displacement is ‘only’ a 5.0-liter engine, it hits very hard against its Camaro and Dodge competition. Not to mention, the technology and design allows for amazing performance potential when it comes to modifications. When Mustang owners are looking for a major bump ... Read More »

COMP Cams Parts Help to Update Mopar Slant-Six

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The 225 cubic-inch Dodge slant-six engine is rearguard by the automotive enthusiast community as a virtually indestructible engine. This popular colt engine is used in many builds, but rarely gets the recognition it deserves in terms of spotlight builds, shows, and magazines – but PowerNation recently decided to change that by updating the bulletproof engine with the help of select ... Read More »

Speed Secrets: Understanding Timing For Your Best Tune

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So you’ve done your research and picked out the perfect parts for your application, put it all together, and now all you’ve gotta do is find a way to control the beast. That’s where FAST comes in with their impressive XFI management system. No matter the engine or combination, when it comes to tuning there are really two major elements ... Read More »

Valve Spring Tech: Secrets of the Industry Revealed

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  Here’s the valve spring technology breakdown that only top industry experts have known about, until now! With 50 years of race-winning engine building experience, David Vizard hosts episode 4 of Power Tec 10 with the goal to educate race engine builders and the home mechanic engine builder alike on new valve spring tech. Taken at face value, a valve spring ... Read More »

COMP Cams Micro Surface Enhancement Better Than Traditional Polishing

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COMP Cams is the first in the automotive aftermarket to employ a new camshaft finish technology for increased strength and performance that far exceeds traditional polishing. Micro Surface Enhancement (MSE) is a finishing process that improved the traditional camshaft lobe and bearing journal through a 65-percent reduction in surface peak roughness and provides a 250-percent improvement in the effective load bearing ... Read More »

Camshaft Heat Treatment Explained

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We’ve all heard the term, but have you ever wondered what that heat treatment actually looks like, or how it’s done? Well, you are in luck. Heat-treating a camshaft ensures the lobes will hold up under the demands of the valve train. Pushrods can apply as much as 2,000- to 6,000-lb loads between the lobe and roller wheels in a ... Read More »

Which FAST EZ-EFI System Is Right For You?

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Converting from a carbureted to electronic fuel injection system doesn’t have to be hard thanks to FAST, especially when asking yourself the right questions. FAST‘s latest video will walk you through the things to consider when determining whether you need the original FAST  EZ-EFI Fuel System or EZ-EFI 2.0 Fuel + Ignition. Read More »

COMP Cams Hydraulic Roller Lifters: 101 Video

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Memphis, TN – The latest video from COMP Cams covers the basics of hydraulic roller lifter prep and installation, as well as provides troubleshooting tips to reduce excessive valve train noise. Class is in session with COMP Performance Group host Lauren Rosado as she delivers a three-minute video course on all you need to know about hydraulic roller lifters. These lifters ... Read More »

COMP Performance Group Launches Updated CPGNation.com

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Memphis, TN – CPGNation.com is the go-to resource for news and information from all of the COMP Performance Group brands. The website has recently gotten a facelift that makes it easier to use and features more content than ever. Whether it’s the latest product information, technical advice or anything in between, CPGNation.com provides performance enthusiasts with everything they need to ... Read More »

Can EFI Make Saturday Night Racing More Affordable?

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Dave Arce has put together a race engine from junkyard parts and an off-the-shelf efi system that is standing toe-to-toe with custom built race engines. By Jeff Huneycutt Photos courtesy Arce Engines NASCAR made waves a couple years ago when it finally introduced electronic fuel injection to its Cup Series engines. Lots of people proclaimed this to be a really ... Read More »