Chevy and Ford pickup owners can now upgrade their valve covers for less with bitchin Summit Racing Die-Cast Logo Valve Covers. Available in hot orange or old-school black, the standard small- and big-block Chevy valve covers feature the popular Bow Tie emblem and lettering, while the Chevy 383 valve covers are emblazoned with "383 Stroker". The standard small Ford valve covers feature a classic finned design; the Ford 347 valve covers come in polished, black, or blue and have a "347 C.I. Stroker" logo.
Summit Racing Die-Cast Logo Valve Covers are crafted in the USA from high-grade aluminum that will clear most roller rockers, and they feature installed oil baffles. For more information on Summit Racing Die-Cast Logo Valve Covers, customers can call 800-230-3030 or visit
Designed for performance application for the popular LS1, LS2, and LS7 engines, March Performance's lightweight, extra strength, race-proven Pro-Track LS1 pulley systems are just the thing for mounting accessory components on the popular LS motors when used in classic truck, hot rod, and street rod applications. The LS1 system is a precision CNC serpentine belt assembly machined from 6061-T6 aluminum for strength and perfect fit that's hard coated on high wear areas for durability. An OEM-style tensioner ensures perfect belt tension and a canister-style power steering pump provides compact hydraulic pressure for power steering. The LS1 Pro-Track system is clear powdercoated for maintenance-free operation and is available in black powdercoating as well. The LS1 kit includes an aluminum water pump, Powermaster alternator, alternator pulley with fan and nose cover, alternator bracket, A/C bracket, Sanden A/C compressor, power steering brackets, canister-style power steering pump, power steering pulley with nose cover, an OEM-style spring tensioner, crank pulley/balancer hub adapter, idlers, and all needed mounting hardware too! For the full scoop on the new Pro-Trac LS1 assembly, contact March Performance at 888-729-9070 or on the web at
Once again the crew at CON2R has turned the steering wheel on its head-or skull if you will. Their newest design is this limited edition "Jolly Roger" wheel that features a detailed white resin skull and crossbones built on a full steel frame with a 2-inch offset, a 15-inch outside diameter ABS grip, and a standard three-bolt mounting pattern. This wheel is available with your choice of eight different grip colors and the skull and crossbones can be customized to your heart's content with paint, patina, or pummeling to achieve the dead-on look you want for your ride. Priced at $259.95 plus shipping, only 101 complete "Jolly Roger" wheels will be produced in this one-time production run. Dig up more information at
www.con2r.com or call 503-626-6390 for the inside scoop.
Starting in 2005, Mustangs came equipped with the 5R55S transmission (a fully computerized five-speed automatic in a compact one-piece design). This transmission has proven to be a tough little unit. Performance Automatic has stepped it up a notch and made a great tranny even better with some high-performance tricks that make it an even desirable swap. High-performance clutches and bands along with several hydraulic circuit modifications make the 5R55S a blast to drive. Thanks to Performance Automatic's Pro Fit bellhousing system, anyone can bolt in this transmission behind a 5.0 and slide it into their classic pickup! Great for daily driven classic trucks and street rods with limited space, the 5R55S is now available with a stand-alone computer system. Performance Automatic, is a leader in classic Ford truck performance transmissions. For more info, go to www.performanceautomatic.com.