ACME Speed Shop announces the launch of its Artist Signature Series, a new line of hot rod- and custom-inspired T-shirts. These high-quality shirts are tagless, heavy 6.1-ounce cotton with the ACME logo screened into the neck. Shirts come in an assortment of colors and are available for men and women. Designs by various artists, including: John Bell, Keven Carter, Dan Collins, Ruben Duran, Mr. G., Jack Hamilton, Makoto, Jeff Norwell, Jason Cruz, Ger Peters, Michael Shoaf, Jeral Tidwell and Tuck (Jeff Tuckner).
Archive for March, 2010
The Cobra-H3 from U.S. Products can tackle the toughest auto carpet, floor mat or upholstery cleaning jobs. The upright and lightweight Cobra-H3 system has on demand 100 psi of power and on demand 212 degrees Fahrenheit heat at the wand tip. Heat improves the effectiveness of cleaning chemicals, making your job easier and faster. The Cobra-H3 also has an internal heat exchanger that consistently maintains this temperature. The Cobra-H3′s 10-gallon solution and recovery tanks also deliver long run times, helping to significantly improve productivity.
The Competition Race Series wheels are designed specifically for race cars, muscle cars and street machines. These wheels are street driven and strip proven, tastefully designed and available in sizes 15.0,17.0,18.0 and 20.0. These wheels are lightweight and forged strong for the fastest street and strip cars, (SFI 15.1 Approved / D.O.T Street Legal). The Competition Race Series 721 Qualifier one-piece, rotary forged wheel is constructed out of 6061 T6 aircraft-quality aluminum.
Airaid is proud to announce the release of the new MXP Intake System for the all-new 2010 4.6L Mustang GT. Utilizing Modular Ventri Technology, which maintains the proper air/fuel ratio with stock electronic tuning, Airaid’s newest kit generates an additional 15 hp and 18 lb-ft of torque over the stock system. The new Airaid MXP Intake System features a large Airaid Premium filter, which is isolated from engine heat by a computer-designed, one-piece roto-molded air box. A massive intake tube creates an unrestricted air path to the engine for increased airflow. All Airaid premium filters are hand-poured with urethane instead of inferior substitutes to prevent cracking and shrinkage. Each kit also comes with all the necessary hardware and easy-to-follow instructions.
ThermoStick is a dipstick that shows the temperature of the engine or transmission oil, as well as the oil level. It also has an electronic handle with a digital readout. When the activation button in pressed, the temperature of the oil is displayed with the LCD readout. The handle automatically shuts off in 4-to-5 seconds to preserve battery life, and has a temperature range from 68-to-250 degrees Fahrenheit. ThermoStick is offered as a universal size. The standard stem comes 48 inches long, and can be cut to the user’s desired length. ThermoStick can be used in engines and transmissions for almost all vehicles, including ATVs motorcycles, tractors, marine power systems and generators. ThermoStick’s handle will be offered in black, blue and red colors, with a shiny chrome stem.
Blair Rotabroach Cutters are available in a 15-piece kit perfect for every tool box. Rotabroach Cutters make holes three times faster and reportedly last 10 times longer than twist drills or hole saws. Designed for materials up to 1/4-inch thick, these tools are ideal for any type of metal fabrication or automotive restoration.
The Ron Francis Electric Cooling Fan Shutdown Kit (PN#: CS-07) reportedly automatically shuts off your electric cooling fan above 50-to-60 mph to let the air flow through the radiator and improve engine cooling at highway speed. The unit is fully adjustable, and control freaks can even override it if they want to with the supplied dash-mounted toggle switch. Speed is recognized by a signal generator that goes into the speedometer cable. The fan shutoff comes as a complete kit, and lists for $179.95.
Camaro restorers can now add a complete reproduction heater control assembly to their ’67-’68 Chevrolet Camaro. These all-new complete heater control assemblies, manufactured by OER, are available fully assembled with housing, lenses, levers, knobs and cables. Each heater control assembly is manufactured to original specifications for a perfect fit, appearance and function. Classic Industries also makes installation of the heater control unit easy by including the necessary control cables if necessary. Classic Industries retails the units with cables for $219.95 each. Units without the cables retail for $189.95.
Billet Specialties new Pro Touring wheels are engineered for classic to modern muscle cars. Featuring caliper clearances up to 1 7/8-inch clearing most six-piston brake systems and your choice of polished or black stainless hardware. Available sizes include 18, 19, 20 and 22 inches.
CON2R has announced the availability of its animated skull shift knob. In addition to being anatomically correct with individual teeth and properly shaped eye sockets, this skull has a jaw that is fully articulated and able to be positioned anywhere from “shut up” closed to a full open scream. Starting life as a 3-D model, it has been brought to life as an investment cast, chrome plated and hand-polished in the same manner and with a material from the same family as a bronze sculpture. Separating this skull from all others are the two accessory helmets available that have each been designed for a custom look and fit.