Steel Is Real
Save yourself the time and money it takes to rescue a rusted-out '55-57 Chevy cab and start with a brand-new steel cab. Street Rod Headquarters now has an all-steel cab for early Chevy trucks from Dynacorn Classic Bodies that are officially licensed by GM. This all-new replacement '55-57 truck cab comes with doors mounted with new hinges, a steel original style dash, and more. Cabs come crated and are shipped primered to protect from rust and corrosion. For more details, call Street Rod Headquarters at 800-952-1752 or visit their website at www.streetrodhq.com.
LS Spoken Here
Edelbrock has combined engineering and technology to bring consumers a more powerful, modern EFI system with user-friendly simplicity to Chevy LS engine owners and those planning an LS transplant. The Pro-Flo XT electronic fuel injection system includes a new, more powerful ECU (computer) featuring fully sequential injection, exclusive handheld calibration module for tuning on the fly without the use of a laptop, pre-defined calibrations, and wideband O2 sensor compatibility. If laptop tuning is desired, the user can tune via laptop through the Pro-Flo XT software (included). Pro-Flo XT also receives a new modern intake manifold design packaged with a 90mm front-mount throttle body. For more information, contact Edelbrock online at www.edelbrock.com or by calling 310-781-2222.
Slots Are Hot
What's old is new again and Stockton Wheel Service's new SLT aluminum wheel brings back the "dish mag" design that was extremely popular in the '60s and '70s. The SLT wheels are available in sizes ranging from 15x4.5 to 17x8 to fit most all vintage domestic bolt patterns, including five- and six-lug five-on-five patterns. The SLT is one of the best ways to add that retro style to your vehicle, while complementing modern tire diameters and widths. The SLT is a high-quality cast-aluminum wheel that comes in a mirror finish. For more information, contact Stockton Wheel Service at 800-395-9433; or visit them on the web at www.stocktonwheel.com.
Hey Man, Be Cool
Be Cool has done it again with Be Coolant, an extended-life, super-duty coolant and antifreeze. Be Coolant features a new-generation earth-friendly biodegradable, propylene glycol formula that protects cooling systems and aluminum components down to 26 degrees below 0 (F). Be Coolant provides 300,000 miles of extended-life coolant protection that is ideal for all performance and severe-duty applications. Additionally, Be Coolant features a self-sealing capability that is able to seal hairline cracks in aluminum blocks and heads. Be Coolant is made in the USA and is compatible with all colors and brands of coolant and all types of radiators. For more information, contact Be Cool at 800-691-2667 or visit them on the web at www.becool.com.
Pour In Protection
With the current government regulations, today's oils are missing many of the critical ingredients needed for engine protection. Engine builders and performance hobbyists are being forced to add in extra protection additives in order to maintain engine safety and performance-but not anymore. Engineers at COMP Cams and Endure Performance Lubricants have been working hand in hand to develop a full line of automotive lubricants. The first being the ZDDP-enhanced Engine Break-In Oil that provides maximum protection during initial engine break-in and is fully formulated requiring no additives or supplements. For more details about this product, contact COMP Cams by calling 800-999-0853 or log onto www.compcams.com.
Need a new way to dress up your home, garage, shop, or patio? New from Hagan Street Rods are these heavy steel wall signs. They are cut from 1/8-inch-thick mild steel and are then clear powdercoated to stay looking fresh as the day they were made. There are many different designs to choose from. To see all of them, contact Hagan Street Rods online at www.haganauto.com or call 419-629-1969.
Cover Your Hub
Vintique has been making high-quality reproduction Ford parts for many decades now and released their new reproduction stainless steel hubcaps for '61-66 Ford trucks. Vintique's hubcaps exact reproductions of the original and are polished to a high luster. They fit stock 16-inch steel '40-48 Ford passenger car rims, and all Ford pickups from '40 to '66 and make a great alternative cap for painted or powdercoated steel wheels. For dealer info or to find out more from Vintique, call 714-634-1932, or log onto www.vintiqueinc.com.
A Belt That Fits
New to the lineup of Street Drives from Rocky Hinge is their small-block Ford serpentine system. This compact unit is designed for use with the stock timing cover and enables the use of a mechanical fuel pump. Included is a Ford Motorsport shorty water pump, providing extra space and making installation in short engine bays easier. Also supplied is a polished Powermaster alternator with a fan and pulley, SD-7 AC compressor with clutch cover, and a Unisteer power steering pump and pulley. Rocky Hinge's one piece mid-plate design eliminates the use of multiple brackets on each component, providing a cleaner look and added strength for correct belt alignment. Find out more by calling Rocky Hinge at 888-539-6295 or log onto www.rockyhinge.com.
No Nitty, No Gritty
OER's new Car Care System has practically everything you need to keep your vehicle's delicate finish protected and looking its best. Included with the OER system is the unique Grit Guard wash, but what's so unique about a bucket you ask? It has an exclusive Grit Guard insert that sits in the bottom of the pail to extract particles and contaminants from mitts and brushes. Gravity causes sand and dirt to settle below the guard so the wash water stays scratch-free clean. With the spin-on, spin-off lid, the wash bucket creates a perfectly sealed storage place for all of your favorite cleaning supplies and allows for easy transportation of supplies to and from your favorite show. To find out more, contact OER at www.oerparts.com.