Hot Rod Articles
Everything You Need to Know About Converting Drum Brakes to Disc
Just about any classic vehicle’s drum brakes can be upgraded to the increased braking performance of a disc brake system. Our Buyer’s Guide provides an overview of disc brake benefits and what you need to succeed with your upgrade.
Built With Speedway Motors: Josh's Story
Josh's grandpa got him hooked on hot rods and racing. This is the story of how Josh brought his old, long lost show truck back into the family.
Performance Spark Plug Buyer’s Guide
There is a lot to consider when choosing the proper spark plug for your engine's intended application and power level. Let us take some of the guesswork out with our spark plug buyer's guide.
Historic Drag Cars from the Museum of American Speed
The '21 season marks the 70th year of NHRA drag racing. Here's look at a few great drag cars from that 70 year history from the Museum of American Speed.
Create the Perfect Exhaust Note with Performance Mufflers
We all want that tough, aggressive exhaust note emanating from our hot rod, muscle car, or classic truck's tailpipes, but which muffler is best suited for your project vehicle? We're here to help with our muffler buyer's guide!
Best Brake Boosters for Better Braking
Power brake boosters offer lower pedal effort and better braking characteristics, but which one is right for your hot rod, muscle car, or truck? We take the guesswork out of that question with our latest buyer's guide.
Speedway Motors Museum of American Speed & Darryl Starbird’s National Rod & Custom Car Hall of Fame Announce Merger
Speedway Motors Museum of American Speed and Darryl Starbird’s National Rod & Custom Car Hall of Fame announced their merger at Darryl Starbird’s National Rod & Custom Show in Tulsa, Olka.
Built With Speedway Motors: Jennifer's '60 Cadillac
Jennifer Helgoth is a painter and prolific builder who has amassed an fleet of Cadillacs, including this '60 Series 62 with one amazing paint job.
Solid Axle Choices for Your Traditional Hot Rod
When it comes to a traditional style build on an early hot rod it just has to be rolling on a solid front axle of some sort. In this buyer's guide we take you through I-beam and round tube solid axles, spindle choices, radius rod needs, and more.
Spring is Here—Let's Get Out and Drive!
It's been a long, cold winter for many of us. But spring is finally here, and it's time to hit the road!