SEMA 2014 – Everything Gear Head in One Place!

Welcome back to everyone! I have been to the promised land and have returned with a higher knowledge of automotive art, exposure to technical education, and a larger network of friends. Your author was lucky enough to attend the SEMA 2014 show, which is the best dang car show around. SEMA is an acronym for … Read more

Flex-a-lite Fan Fits !

Recently, Flex-a-lite fans for the G-body projects Hot Rod Regal and LSX El Camino were ordered from Flex-a-lite  (part # 295).  I chose the Flex-a-lite dual electric fan because it fits with MAXIMUM radiator coverage and provides a very modern look. If you are wanting a variable speed, dual electric fan that is capable of moving 4600 … Read more

Ultimate Headers = Ultimate G-body

3… 2… 1… Go!!!  Go 321 stainless steel headers that is… 321 stainless steel is an aerospace quality material that contains some titanium and is used in high heat and high strength applications.  This performance material is being used by Ultimate Headers in Berea, Ohio. Ultimate Headers produces the most attractive stainless steel headers on the … Read more

Custom Driveshaft – Certified Power Inc.

The project: Hot Rod Regal, perhaps not unlike your project, makes use of many high quality aftermarket parts. These aftermarket parts are designed to perform under different circumstances when compared to OEM parts. It is understood we are seeking higher performance and that some engineering and customization will need to take place to make these … Read more

Taylor 9mm spark plug wires

The spring and summer months are probably my favorite time of the year. Everything gets shifted into high gear! Its been no exception here working on the Hot Rod Regal. My latest additions were these Taylor 9mm spark plug wires. I went with Taylor part # 92045 9mm fire power plug wires that have the … Read more