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Speed Secrets: 6R80 TCI Billet Converter Upgrade!

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Making more power with a camshaft and head swap or by adding boost is incredible but what if you’ve found a power level you’re comfortable with but still want to improve your vehicles acceleration or driving habits? Sometimes improving a vehicles performance doesn’t require more power. Sometimes a good transmission is just what a vehicle needs. For example, in the ... Read More »

TCI 4x Four-Speed Auto Transmission, Non-electronic 700R4-based

TCI 4x Four-Speed Auto Transmission Non-electronic 700R4

The new 4x Four-Speed Auto Transmission, Non-electronic 700R4-based from TCI allows the use of a 700R4 transmission with non-GM applications, without the need for difficult-to-install mid-plates. TCI designed the 700R4-based version of its new 4x Four-Speed transmission line with interchangeable SFI-spec bellhousings for easy installation of a 700R4 behind a Small or Big Block Ford, Ford Mod, Small or Big Block Chrysler, ... Read More »

TCI 4x Four-Speed Auto Transmissions Adapt 4L80E and 700R4 for Non-GM Applications

TCI 4x Four-Speed Auto Transmissions

TCI has expanded its drivetrain lineup with the new 4x Four-Speed Auto Transmission series that allows the use of a popular 4L80E or 700R4 transmission with non-GM performance applications. Both the 4L80E-based and 700R4-based versions of the 4x Four-Speed feature an SFI-spec adapter bellhousing for easy installation of the transmission behind a Small or Big Block Ford, Ford Mod, Small or ... Read More »

TCI Expert Talks Drivetrain

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CPG Nation Live’s “Ask The CPG Expert” video series recently continued on Facebook Live, with TCI drivetrain expert Jeff Reed as guest. Reed fielded transmission, torque converter and shifter questions submitted through social media, as well as some of the most commonly addressed questions by TCI tech support. Be sure to follow the @CpgNationLive page on Facebook to be notified of future “Ask The CPG ... Read More »

Eric Gullett Returns To Drag Racing With Unexpected Combo

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Following a three-year hiatus, Eric Gullett has returned to drag racing in a brand new ride that might appear to be under-powered for its class. The 45-year-old is confident, however, his engine and drivetrain are strong enough to put him in Victory Lane. “We finally have got a nice competitive package,” the Pennsylvania resident says of his team, which is ... Read More »

Customer Spotlight: Ed Kiebler And His 1965 Chevelle

Ed Kiebler's 1965 Chevelle

Ed Kiebler knew what he wanted. The Hot Rod Power Tour had caught his attention, and he could think of nothing better than a rolling vacation with his car buddies. The chariot of choice would be a ‘65 Chevelle that was built for comfort and modern performance but still retained a classic muscle car appearance. His other goal was to ... Read More »

Emily Williams Reeves tours TCI

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Emily Williams Reeves recently toured TCI Automotive‘s headquarters in Mississippi and got hands-on assembling a 4L80E transmission for the her “Border Runner” 1964 Impala SS, which she plans on taking on the Hot Rod Power Tour. You can see Emily install the transmission during her episode of “In The Shop with Emily” Read More »

TCI Offers Behind The Scenes Look

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TCI Automotive recently opened its doors in Ashland, Mississippi, to show what goes on behind the scenes at the company, a member of the COMP Performance Group (CPG) family. In a new video, the leader in drivetrain technology offers a look at the manufacturing and testing process that keeps TCI on the cutting edge in drivetrain performance. Additional TCI and ... Read More »

COMP Cams Camaro Progress Update!

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Progress on the COMP Cams Camaro is underway! Kelle Oeste of V8 Speed & Resto brought her trusty car hauler out to COMP Cams and gave the Camaro a thorough inspection in September. With a passing grade and a clean enough bill of health that would enable her crew to meet our requested deadline, the white convertible was loaded up and ... Read More »

TCI Quick Tech Video: Transmission Installation Tips

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Ashland, MS – The latest Quick Tech Video from TCI offers a variety of simple tips to keep in mind when installing a transmission. Since transmission installation is never a direct bolt-in, the staff at TCI has come up with a new video featuring a few easy, but helpful tips to ensure that the process goes smoothly the first time. TCI Product Manager ... Read More »