1001 High Performance Tech Tips

Author: Wayne Scraba

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 176

View: 264

A collection of brief, informative, how-to tips from performance experts designed for the enthusiast or racer, this book offers helpful secrets, suggestions, techniques, and hints to help solve common problems and generally enhance all areas of a car's performance. 400+ photos.

1001 More High Performance Tech Tips

Author: Wayne Scraba

Publisher: Hp Books

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 186

View: 148

Short, useful, easy-to-apply performance tips for any hot rod or race car. A follow-up to the successful first volume, this handy reference tool contains brief, informative how-to tips to enhance the performance and appearance of the reader's car. It covers many aspects of the car that are necessary to monitor like the engine, chassis, driveline, brakes, tires, wheels, body, paint, and interior. All tips can be easily performed in a single weekend, and offer quick solutions to fixing nagging problems in order to extract maximum performance.

Street Rodding Tips and TechniquesHP1515

Hundreds of Technical Tips on Engine, Chassis, Suspension, Drivetrain,Bodywork, Electrical and Interior for Any Street Rod Project

Author: Frank Oddo

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 144

View: 636

How to build and maintain a show-winning street rod. A collection of brief, informative technical tips that cover the entire range of building and maintaining street rods. Includes tips on every aspect of the mechanicals, exterior, and interior.

Fiberglass and Other Composite MaterialsHP1498

A Guide to High Performance Non-Metallic Materials for AutomotiveRacing and Mari ne Use. Includes Fiberglass, Kevlar, Carbon Fiber,Molds, Structures and Materia

Author: Forbes Aird

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 160

View: 529

A guide to fiber reinforced plastic materials, including fiberglass, Kevlar, and carbon fiber. It also includes sections on mold making, plugs, materials, structures, gel coats, advanced building techniques, tools and equipment.

Street TurbochargingHP1488

Design, Fabrication, Installation, and Tuning of High-Performance Street Turbocharger Systems

Author: Mark Warner

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 208

View: 232

Transform an average car or truck into a turbocharged high performance street machine. A handbook on theory and application of turbocharging for street and high-performance use, this book covers high performance cars and trucks. This comprehensive guide features sections on theory, indepth coverage of turbocharging components, fabricating systems, engine building and testing, aftermarket options and project vehicles.

Chassis Engineering

Author: Herb Adams

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 133

View: 582

Chassis Engineering for HP Cars Manual Chassis Design Covers Center Of Gravity And Roll Center Enhancing Road Handling Ability Step-By-Step Guide Tire Technology And Front and Rear Suspensions Brakes; Shocks And Springs

Turbochargers

Author: Hugh MacInnes

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 160

View: 543

Provides instruction in installing turbochargers, surveys the design, manufacture, and testing of turbocharger kits, and explains the economy and other advantages of turbocharging small engines

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Carburetors, Manifolds and Fuel Injection

Author: Mike Urich

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 224

View: 855

Explains how carburetors, manifolds, and fuel injection systems work

How to Build a Winning Drag Race Chassis and SuspensionHP1462

Author: Wayne Scraba

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 160

View: 529

A guide to setting up your car for maximum handling performance on the street or strip. This instructional handbook shows readers how to set up their street machine chassis for high performance street or amateur drag strip racing. Not only are chassis and suspension the most popular types of modification, but their technology is constantly evolving. It offers the latest techniques for maximizing car performance on streets and strips. This definitive guide includes in-depth sections on chassis fabrication, rear axle selection and setup, rear and front suspension, shocks and springs, brakes, steering, and wheels and tires.

Chevy LS - LS6 Performance

Author: Chris Endres

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN:

Category: Transportation

Page: 154

View: 885

A complete performance guide for Chevrolet's newest generation LS1 small-block Chevy engine. Includes sections on bolt-ons, cylinder heads, intake manifolds, camshafts and valvetrain, fuel injection, block prep, final assembly, exhaust, and forced induction.