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Holley: A Complete History

History of Holley Holley, the massive powerhouse it is, wasn’t always that way. Today Holley is an international company that owns around 70 different brands/companies

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Single Vs. Multi Piston Calipers

Single Vs Multi-Piston Calipers: What’s The Difference and What’s Better? Single, Two-Piston, Four-Piston, Six-Piston, which is the right amount of pistons in your calipers? If

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The GM Strike Of 1970

The General Motors Strike of 1970 In 1970 General Motors experienced the biggest worker strike they’ve ever seen. During this time, General Motors was the

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Brake System Break Down

The Basics of Brakes As engines, transmissions, suspension, and tires have all been upgraded, you need to upgrade your brakes too. There’s a reason that

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Z/28
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Camaro Z/28: The History

Camaro Z/28: History of Horsepower In December 1966, the Chevrolet Camaro and Z/28 were unveiled. Vince Piggins was the man responsible and forever changed the

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Coil Overs
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Shocks VS. Coil Overs

Shocks VS Coil Overs: What’s The Difference? If you have shocks and have been hearing about coil overs, you might be wondering what exactly are

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body styles
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Deciphering Chevrolet Body Styles

Most people assume that determining a car’s body style is pretty self-explanatory, a two door’s a coupe, a four door’s a sedan, and if it has no roof it’s a convertible, right? Simple. It’s anything but simple when it comes to vehicles from this era, and even worse when you begin to explore different manufacturer’s models and terminology.

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