When designing your project’s theme, sometimes it’s hard to get everything perfected, and in the past we were left choosing off-the-shelf parts. With Auto Meter’s CustomShop lineup, that’s no longer the case.
by Jake Headlee on September 19, 2013
by Lindsey Fisher on August 22, 2013
For over 30 years, Classic Instruments has offered the latest and greatest technology when it comes to the instrumentation sector of the automotive industry. But beyond that, Classic has also changed the face of str
by Clifton Klaverweiden on August 1, 2013
When it comes to muscle cars there are both good noises and bad noises. Follow along as we treat our 1971 Nova – Project Swinger – to a full regimen of Dynamat Xtreme using their pre-cut Custom Cut kits to keep vibrations and resonance out, while letting us better hear all the sounds we do want to hear.
Longtime readers of our magazine are well aware that we’ve been keeping busy with our 1971 Nova, Project Swinger. We recently brought you the last two updates regarding our exterior trim and getting our LSA engine running, so now it’s time we tackle the interior installation.
by Sean Haggai on December 20, 2012
Dakota Digital’s Vehicle Hybrid Instrument System (VHX) represents the latest electronic dashboard with the ultimate in driver information. No doubt, there’s a surplus of options at your fingertips to keep an eye on engine stats. But what if you could get most of what you needed in one easy-to-read display?
by Sean Haggai on November 18, 2011
Project Swinger is nearly up and running. This month we update you on its interior, more specifically, it’s all digital hardware from Dakota Digital. This all-in-one unit supplies the driver with every running feature via included sensors and easy-to-read display. We’ve got the update here, check it out!
by Lindsey Fisher on October 20, 2011
We know you’re waiting to see what Project Swinger looks like since she’s been painted, but we aren’t quite ready to let you in on that little secret. However, we do have some eye candy for you, giving you a sneak peak into what the interior of our pro-touring Nova is going to look like.
Today we install the new Dakota Digital VHX Gauges into our factory dash of our ’69 Camaro – Orange Crusher. Advertised as “The Future of Traditional”, the VHX gauges are a modern throwback to the older analog gauges of years past. Check out how easy it is to install the VHX gauges here.
by Andrew Wolf on March 15, 2011
With our subframe and rack and pinion box in place, we just needed to finish up the rest of the steering system before we could check this part of our project off the to-do list. And so we called upon our good friends at Flaming River to supply us with some of their industry-renowned components for our buildup.
by Andrew Wolf on February 14, 2011
Our Project “MaxStreet” 1966 Chevy II has been nearly eight months in the making here in the powerTV garage, and to say that we’re itching to get the old girl out and stretch her legs a little would be an understatement. With our suspension modernization project nearly complete, we’re close to taking that step.