Teaser Pics: 48 Hour Camaro Update
Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

To celebrate RideTech’s Instinct Electronic Shock Program, our favorite team race car, the 48-Hour Camaro is being freshened up for the season. Chris Smith at Smitty’s Custom Automotive laid down a fresh coat of Butternut Yellow paint. We’re also installing …

Cruise Missile: Radical Improvements for 58-64 Chevy B-Body Suspension
Wednesday, March 1st, 2017

  This particular article focuses on the 1958-1964 B-body Chevrolets. Available in two door, four door, and station wagon configurations, all three options offer comfortable, spacious cabins and acres of trunk space.  For family cruising, a B-body station wagon is one of …

Legendary Builder Rick Dobbertin Makes Suspension Kit
Friday, February 24th, 2017

Remember Rick Dobbertin? You should. He is unquestionably one of the best known hotrodders in our great hobby. As one of the forefathers of the Pro Street movement, Rick’s most famous builds have a reputation for going straight. His blown, …

Future Tech: Electronic Shocks Are Here Today
Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

It might be the toughest word in the automotive vocabulary: “Magneto-rheological”. That’s eight syllables. Don’t worry, though; all that matters is that it the technology is awesome. “Magneto-rheological” fluid, aka MRF, is a type of oil that, when subjected to a …

Installation Highlights: 73-87 GM “Square-Body” StreetGRIP System
Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

With the values of 67-72 GM C/K pickups on the rise, some enthusiasts are turning to GM’s 3rd generation or “Square-Body” pickups.  In production for 15 years, “Square Body” pickups are more plentiful than prior generations. Though they have always been …

Let’s Go Racing: Goodguys 8th Annual Spring Nationals at Westworld
Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

The start of the Goodguys AutoCross Racing Season kicks off in beautiful Scottsdale, Ariz., March 10 through 12. RideTech will be out in full force with our Display Rig as well as two highly-competitive race cars: The 48-Hour Camaro and …

RideTech G.M. B.J. Elmore to Head SEMA Hot Rod Industry Alliance
Friday, February 10th, 2017

  For Immediate Release February 10, 2017 Automotive Suspension giant RideTech is pleased to announce that the company’s General Manager, B.J. Elmore, has been appointed Chairman-Elect of the Specialty Equipment Market Association’s Hot Rod Industry Alliance.  Mr. Elmore’s election to …

Behind The Scenes: New Tubing Bender Installed At RideTech
Thursday, February 9th, 2017

RideTech is proud to announce the acquisition of a new, high capacity CNC Tubing Bender.  The equipment punctuates our commitment to high quality standards as well as a nearly perfect order fill rate.  Likewise, RideTech is committed to maintaining complete …

4-Link Swap: A Smart Upgrade for Your Muscle Car or Truck
Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

4-Link Swap: A Smart, Bolt-In Upgrade for Your Muscle Car or Truck A 4-Link is one of the best upgrades you can make to your leaf spring-equipped muscle car or truck. Invented in the 1700s, leaf springs are a tried …

48-Hour C10 on C10Talk Podcast!
Friday, February 3rd, 2017

C10 Talk is a podcast about all things C10 Trucks.  Builders, aftermarket, and most importantly – the C10 community!  While we were at Barrett-Jackson, Ronnie from C10 Talk kept a close eye on the build and stopped in to talk …