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    1945 Speed & Custom T-Bucket built with Speedway Motors parts. Want to see your car here? Photo Credit: Jeremy Baye
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    1937 Ford 3 Window Coupe. Taken at Goodguys PPG Nationals in Columbus, OH by Jason Lubken. See More
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    Founder "Speedy" Bill Smith showing off the 17th & N Street shop in 1962.

Making Dreams Come True for 62 Years

"The smart guy will outsmart himself. The lucky guy will run out of luck. The money guy will never have the desire. But hard work will take you anywhere you want to go!"
- "Speedy" Bill Smith

Industry Leading Performance

Speedway Motors' continued growth and success are the result of the business principles it was founded upon: giving car enthusiasts quality components at affordable prices with quick delivery and courteous service.

Top Picks
1968-1972 Chevelle Bucket Seat Adapter
                    

This bolt-in seat adapter from Scat is for your 1968-1972 Chevelle with factory bucket seats. Its custom steel design allows for an easy installation and are vehicle-specific to avoid time-consuming modifications. These seat adapters make it easy to be more comfortable, save money, and have the satisfication of doing the job yourself.

  • Hardware Included
  • Sold Individually
  • Choose Driver or Passenger Seat

 

Sway Bar End Link Kit, 8 Inch
                    

These sway bar end link kits come with all necessary hardware for a successful installation. They are designed with durable polyurethane bushings and steel material so you know that you are getting a quality kit.

  • Sold as Kit
  • 8" bushing to bushing working length, 11" overall length
  • Polyurethane Bushings
  • Hardware Included
Hyper Racing 366-050 HBS Micro Sprint Front Left Brake Caliper
                    This two piston front brake caliper is specifically  designed for use with Micro Sprint racing applications. Its mounting ears extend directly to the spindle  so no adapter plate is needed. 
  • Two 1" pistons
  • 2.125" bolt spacing
  • Brake pads are included
Note: It will not clear a normal wheel half unless a big bell wheel half (deep dish) is used with this caliper.
Speedway Universal 20 Circuit Wiring Harness
                    Whether you're building an option loaded car or just want to have extra circuits available for future updates, this harness is perfect and makes any job painless. Compact 5-1/2"L x 4-1/2"W x 3-1/4"H  fuse block holds 18 standard push-in fuses and can be mounted almost anywhere. 

Each high temperature wire is color coded and labeled every six inches. Also includes GM type steering column connectors. To keep costs down and the quality high, this harness does not include any switches, light sockets or plugs that you would normally already have.

  • Harness has 20 circuits, of which 18 are fused
  • Taillight leads measure 17' long
  • Includes plug for GM column, headlight switch, dimmer switch, and signal flashers

Wiring Harness Installation Instructions (PDF)

Universal Rear Brake Hose, T-End Fitting
                    

This universal rear brake hose comes with a combo tee fitting. It includes an integral mounting hole and a "T" end for mounting to rear-end housing. Its perfect for a neat and tidy brake plumbing with minimal junctions.

  • No Bracket Required
  • EPDM Rubber Hose
  • Female Ends: 3/8"-24
  • 18-1/2" long



Disc Brake Kit, 1978-88 GM Caliper to Early Ford Spindle, 5 on 4-1/2 Inch
                    

Easily installs 11" rotors and the 1978-up GM Metric calipers to your 1937-48 Ford passenger car and 1937-47 1/2 ton Ford spindles. No machine work needed. This kit works well with bolt-on steering arms. The 11" rotor brake kits are great for street rods based on 1932-48 Fords. Uses Ford/Mopar wheel bolt pattern of 5 on 4-1/2".

910-31945 Instructions (PDF)

T-Bird Power Steering Rack and Pinion Fittings, Steel, -6 AN
                    

This steel fittings kit will convert your T-bird power rack type rack such as # 910-35341 that utilizes 9/16"-18 and 5/8"-18 o-ring thread fittings to -6 AN. These zinc coated fittings are sold in pairs.

  • Sold as a pair
  • Zinc Finish
  • Steel Construction
  • Converts T-bird style power rack fittings using 9/16"-18 and 5/8"-18 o-ring thread to -6 AN
Midget Sprint Tel-Tach Mount Kit
                    

This 3-piece aluminm design holds the tach firmly in position while making it easily removable for washing or maintenance. Requires two quarter-turn fasteners for installation and removal.

  • Aluminum Material
  • Natural Finish
  • Midget Sprint applications
  • Sold Each
Chevy Weld-In Motor Mounts
                    

More often than not, we are trying to put an engine in something that no one has built bolt-in mounts for. If that's your story, we have just the deal for you! This S/B Chevy and B/B Chevy motor mount has a poly bushing in it giving you a vibration free installation.

This mount will use replacement bushing 916-34545.

Welding and fitting required.

Rocket Racing Solid-Fire Lug Cover-Knockoff Assembly Kit, Deep Angle Spinners
                    

This Fire-Solid lug cover assembly set from Rocket Racing Wheels requires open ended conical lugs with a 3/4" hex to avoid clearance issues. The lug cover is attached with a threaded adapter that locks in the o-ring seat and pair of vintage knockoffs. Choose a polished or painted gray finish.

  • Choose Polished or Painted Gray
  • Sold as a Set
  • Covers 2 wheels
  • Threaded Adapters
  • Polished Deep Angle Spinners

Includes:

  • (1) Left Hand threaded adapter 
  • (1) Right Hand threaded adapter
  • (1) Left Hand Polished Vintage Knockoff
  • (1) Right Hand Polished Vinage Knockoff
  • (1) Pair of lug covers

Note: These lug cover/knockoffs require open ended conical lug nuts with a 3/4" hex to avoid clearance issues.  Open End Lugs Sold Separately.

Stallard Chassis Sprint Short Throttle Pedal Linkage
                    

This anodized aluminum throttle rod will connect your throttle pedal to your bell crank. It has 1/4"-28 RH threads on both ends.

  • 7.25" Overall Length
  • Sold Individually
  • 1/4"-28 RH threaded ends
  • Stallard Sprint Chassis
Henchcraft Chassis Radiator and Fan Assembly
                    This single row, single pass, upright radiator from Henchcraft Chassis is for your Henchcraft Lightning Sprint. Its engineered for 1000cc cars that run on methanol. 
  • 2011 to current chassis
  • Includes fan
  • Down-flow design
  • Fastens directly to chassis
  • 1" inlet / outlet with 1/2" NPT bung for temp gauge
Schroeder Enterprises TQ/Mini Sprint Steering Gear
                    

These Schroeder steering gears are specifically engineered for the Henchcraft chassis. The left hand gear has an 8:1 ratio and ball bearings are used throughout, including the self-aligning bearing on the shaft.

  • Aluminum construction
  • Overall Length: 29.00"
  • 8:1 ratio
  • Designed for Henchcraft chassis
  • Sold each
  • Natural finish

 

Plain Tie Rod/Drag Link Kit with 5/8 Heim Rod Ends
                    

These tie rod/drag link kits are pre-cut and tapped lengths of 7/8" O.D. tubing available in multiple lengths. Each kit comes complete with 5/8" heim joint rod ends and jam nuts. Tubing will be tapped with right-hand & left-hand threads for adjustability.

Select your length based on the center-to-center of the heim rod ends, which will also be the eye-to-eye distance between the steering arms (the acutal tube will be 3" shorter than length selected). At selected length, the link will be adjustable from 1/4" shorter to 1/2" longer.

Normally used with '49-'54 Chevy style spindles and flat steel steering arms. Can be used with stock type Ford arms if drilled out to 5/8".

Measuring Tie Rod or Drag Links (GIF) 

Flat Steering Arm Illustration (GIF)

Note: Always use anti-seize to prevent galling the treads during final installation. 

Schnee Chassis Sprint Front Tube Axle, 50 Inch
                    

This steel front Sprint axle from Schnee Chassis is perfectly welded with rectangular shock brackets and threaded shock spuds. There are sold individually and come in a natural finish.

  • 10/12 Degree camber
  • 2 Degree caster split
  • 2.5" Tube O.D.
  • 50" length
  • .85" King Pin Diameter
Sweet Mfg Steering U-Joint, 3/4 Inch DD to 3/4 Inch DD, Universal
                    Don't jeopardize your safety with inferior quality steering components. Speedway offers only the finest steering U-joints available. Made by Sweet Manufacturing. This universal joint is 3.875 inches long and 1.375 inches in diameter.
  • Full compliment bearings
  • Forged Vanadium steel yokes and u-joint
  • Highest quality for racing
  • Features needle bearing u-joints
  • U-Joint=3.875" L x 1.375" D
Learn more about u-joints and steering systems by reading our tech article. U-Joint Selection and Design.

Note: GM columns measure slightly less than 1" while IDIDIT and Flaming River columns measure a true 1".  DO NOT interchange these u-joints.

Sway Bar End Link Kit, 5 Inch
                    

These sway bar end link kits come with all necessary hardware for a successful installation. They are designed with durable polyurethane bushings and steel material so you know that you are getting a quality kit.

  • Sold as Kit
  • 5" bushing to bushing working length, 8" overall length
  • Polyurethane Bushings
  • Hardware Included

 


Tight-Fit Stainless Steel Small Block Chevy Block Hugger Headers
                    

The most universal shorty header just got better! Now made of durable stainless steel, these tight-fit headers feature a heavy duty 3/8" thick flange to minimize warpage with 1-5/8" diameter primary tubes and 2-1/2" diameter collectors. Block hugger headers are ideal for street rod engine swaps and can make tight installations easy. They tuck in close to the engine block to provide clearance for frame rails, steering boxes and motor mounts, but please see dimension chart to verify fit for your application.

The head flange features tall oval ports, so they will fit a variety of small block Chevy cylinder heads (EXCEPT angle plug heads). The collectors exit parallel with the oil pan rail to provide maximum ground clearance. Headers include gaskets, collector reducers with a 2" diameter outlet, and stainless steel installation hardware.

Header Dimensions (GIF)

NOTE: Stainless header tubing when exposed to exhaust temperature will cause the finish to change color which will vary with the exhaust temperature. Please note that the finish of the header when the engine is started, will change to a light champagne color to a darker gold finish and in some instance may even turn dark blue or purple. This can be polished back out when utilizing Blue-away or Simi-chrome polish, but please note that when the headers reach running temperature again, they will immediately change color.