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Tim Matthews's Articles
Tim Matthews
Member since Jun 20 2016
Tim's a regular celebrity here at Speedway Motors - you've probably seen him featured in our Tuesday's with Tim videos on Facebook and YouTube, you may have talked with him on the phone, or have seen his picture in the catalogs! With his passion for all things automobiles and people - he's the perfect guy to have in our garage!

Tim Matthews's Articles

by Tim Matthews - Posted in Tech
10/11/2018
Tim M. has tried to stay true to the vintage route, but sometimes, exceptions must be made. For example, the original oiling system's paper element and canister are functional, but an upgraded system will be more reliable.
by Tim Matthews - Posted in Tech
10/11/2018
Tim M. is all about the classic, traditional hot rod style when it comes to his projects, he’s no stranger to knowing when modern parts mean better performance. Follow along as he adds a bit of modern technology to his Red Ram Hemi!
by Tim Matthews - Posted in Tech
10/11/2018
Tim M. continues his quest to breathe life into a tired old 241 Dodge baby Hemi. This round, Tim dives into giving the 241 an electrifying makeover, courtesy of a Pertonix electronic ignition system, all cleverly hidden inside existing hardware.
by Tim Matthews - Posted in Videos
2/6/2018
Tim demonstrates the brake assembly with a Wide 5 drum brake and Speedway's new self-energizing backing plate.
by Tim Matthews - Posted in Videos
1/26/2018
Tim explains the process of adjusting Buick Finned Drums to fit Speedway's self-energizing backing plate assembly.
by Tim Matthews - Posted in Videos
1/16/2018
Tim explains the history and development of Spindle Mount Wheels. He continues into present day describing the latest features of Radir Wheels. If you are looking for old school wheels, this video is for you!
by Tim Matthews - Posted in Videos
1/31/2017
Part 1 of Model A roadster windshield parts. Learn how we created posts from Tim's own roadster.
by Tim Matthews - Posted in Tech
7/11/2016
Speedway Motors employee Tim M. Decided to take us along as he revives his 241 "Baby Hemi". In this installment, Tim walks us through updating the old wire covers with a nice set of Offenhauser Finned Wire Covers.
by Tim Matthews - Posted in Tech
7/12/2016
In this follow-up installment, Speedway Motors employee Tim M. continues his journey to revive his 241 Hemi destined for his '29 roadster build. We pick up as Tim prepares to drop his disassembled long block with a machine shop to be inspected.
by Tim Matthews - Posted in Tech
10/25/2016
Speedway Motors employee Tim M. keeps his cool with a custom install of a 1932 radiator in his 29 roadster project. Follow along as he walks step by step through the process.
by Tim Matthews - Posted in Videos
4/26/2016
Tim talks about the new SA2015 helmets and what we have to offer.
by Tim Matthews - Posted in Videos
5/10/2016
Tim talks about OER steering wheels and the options we have to offer.
by Tim Matthews - Posted in Videos
5/17/2016
Our Tru-Ram Exhaust Manifolds are one of our most popular items. Tim provides more details about them and gives you a great look at them.
by Tim Matthews - Posted in Videos
5/28/2016
Tim talks about what options we have for hot rod shocks.
by Tim Matthews - Posted in Videos
7/5/2016
Tim talks about the options we have for early Ford drum brakes.
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