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Shop Tour: From Shocks to Carbon Fiber Driveshafts At QA1

Check out this guided tour of QA1's massive facility in Lakeville, Minnesota, where company President Melissa Scoles walks us through their research and development processes and discusses product development. Read More

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Video: B&M Ratcheting Automatic Shifters For Positive Shifts

If you've manually shifted a factory automatic transmission, you probably spent some time looking down at the shift lever. B&M builds a ratcheting shifter that lets you keep your eyes on the road. Read More

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Video Tour: We Take A Look Behind The Welds At Flowmaster Mufflers

Flowmaster recently opened their doors to the nearly 160,000 square foot facility where they manufacture their mufflers and cat-back systems. It takes a lot of pride to produce 46,000 mufflers every month! Read More

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Touring The Ron Francis Wiring Facility

We got the opportunity to check out the inner workings at the Ron Francis Wiring facility in Pennsylvania, and chat with the owner, Scott Bowers, about how he brings the company's large product line to life. Read More

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Shop Tour: Quarter Mile Performance (QMP)

With advanced machine equipment and strict discipline in the assembly room, Brad Lagman has turned Quarter Mile Performance (QMP) into one of the nation's leading engine shops. Read more about his strategy and success in this shop tour. Read More

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Shop Tour: Nelson Racing Engines

Tom Nelson's expertise with twin-turbo engines and other boosted applications is quite celebrated. Follow along as EngineLabs takes a tour of Nelson Racing Engines and learns a few of his secrets. Read More

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Shop Tour: How ProTorque Converters Started The Revolution

We recently got a firsthand look at the ProTorque Converters facility and had the chance to chat with ProTorque's main man, Joe Rivera, Jr. about his company's philosophy towards racing. Check out the details inside. Read More

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Behind The Scenes: CV Products Shop Tour

For the average performance consumer, CV Products is usually viewed as a great one stop place to get whatever your needs are for your vehicle. After spending an entire day with the team at CV, to simply sum them up as a distribution center would not only be a huge understatement, it simply wouldn't be true. Read More

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Shop Tour: How ARP’s Fasteners Are Made, Start To Finish

Point at any high-end race car and most car and truck builds, and you’ll be able to find ARP fasteners on it. The team at ARP in California recently invited is in for a tour of their facility, check it out here! Read More

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Behind The Scenes: Dart Machinery Shop Tour

If you've been to the drag strip, chances are pretty good you've seen Dart parts in action. We take a first hand look at how this company keeps innovating and producing top quality products for racers and street enthusiasts, while building their products here in the USA. Read More

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Aerospace Meets The Automobile: Touring The Aeromotive Headquarters

From billet aluminum fuel pumps and radiators to NASCAR engines in a dragster, join us as we take an all-access tour of the Aeromotive offices and manufacturing facility in Lenexa, Kansas. Read More

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ProCharger Shop Tour: How Superchargers Are Made

The innovative team at Accessible Technologies Inc., the name behind the ProCharger supercharger brand, opened their doors to the powerTV team, allowing us a virtually all-access look inside the design, manufacturing, and assembly process that goes into their self-contained supercharger systems. Read More

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How High Performance Wheels Are Made At Weld Racing

Weld Racing recently invited us inside their production facility in Kansas City, Missouri - just a stones throw from where the Kansas City Chiefs and Royals play ball - to see how one of the most recognizable and respected brands in the racing industry constructs the wheels used by racers all across the globe. Read More

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Building a Legendary Name: Touring American Racing Wheels

We visit American Racing to see how the legendary hot rod wheel manufacturer went about creating possibly the single-most iconic drag racing and muscle car wheel in the industry and how they're continuing to make new legendary designs. Read More

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How It’s Coated: Touring Jet-Hot’s North Carolina Coating Facility

The team at Jet-Hot recently opened the doors to their corporate offices and primary coating facility in Burlington, N.C. to powerTV, allowing us to take an all-access tour of the coating facility and its intricate processes, allowing us to share with you what goes on behind closed doors. Read More

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Touring AFCO And Dynatech’s Southern Indiana Facilities

Recently, the good folks at AFCO Racing Products and Dynatech invited us to tour their manufacturing facilities to get a behind-the-scenes look at - and share with our readers - something that most will never get to see. Read More

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