Adding Lightness To The Track 1 Camaro
Wednesday, February 14th, 2018

With the 48 Hour Corvette sold and the new 48 Hour 70 Camaro done, we are turning our attention back towards the new Track 1 Camaro project. Smitty’s has already completed the chassis, drivetrain and cockpit. Now it’s time to …

Fabrication Showcase: Sharon’s Chevelle Gets A Custom Front Bumper, Exhaust System and More
Thursday, February 8th, 2018

Everyone at RideTech is proud to work for a company that makes great suspension products. But, we are even more proud to work for a company that can build trophy-winning street machines and race cars as showcases for our great …

Is There Such Thing As A Pro-Touring Rear End? Currie Enterprises Has The Answer
Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Despite the RideTech 48 Hour Camaro’s fast-paced build schedule, we somehow found time to learn about the trick parts installed throughout the car. We have already talked about many of the car’s innovative components and systems including the engine, transmission, …

Made to Order Gauges by Classic Instruments
Wednesday, January 24th, 2018

As a suspension company, RideTech strives to continuously improve a critical concept called “Driver Experience” — the connection between the road, your car and your five senses. Though they are not under the car, steering wheel, seats and gauges are …

Gallery from the 48 Hour Camaro Project at Barrett-Jackson
Thursday, January 18th, 2018

“Hey, nice car. Let’s take it apart….” For our fourth 48 Hour project, we decided to disassemble the most popular car in RideTech’s current R&D fleet — our 1971 StreetGRIP Camaro — and upgrade it to full-on Pro-Touring specification. During …

Wiring The 48 Hour Camaro Just Became Painless
Thursday, January 11th, 2018

The new 48 Hour Camaro build is about to begin and parts are arriving in droves. Like Christmas in January, the crew is having all kinds of fun opening boxes from Summit Racing and select manufacturers. We are also reminded that …

Bowler Builds a Secret Weapon for the 48 Hour Camaro
Monday, January 8th, 2018

  We spend a lot of time thinking up ways to shave time from our autocross runs to stay ahead of our competition. Lately, we have been thinking that the right automatic transmission might give us an edge. Quicker launches …

Lingenfelter Power and Reliability for the New 48 Hour Camaro
Friday, January 5th, 2018

We like to drive our cars hard. Everyone makes that claim, but RideTech lives it. Lap after lap and from one weekend to the next, we pound our cars mercilessly. That means we need more than just a powerful engine. …

REWIND: RideTech’s Hi-Speed Year In-Review
Wednesday, December 27th, 2017

While RideTech is an engineering and manufacturing company, we always find ways to peg the fun meter with fast, colorful cars and great people.  Help us celebrate our great hobby and ring in the new year with a look back …

Thrill Rides: We Burn Serious Rubber At Chevy Truck’s Centennial
Wednesday, December 20th, 2017

What would you say if Chevrolet called and asked you to be part of their “100 Years of Chevrolet Trucks” celebration two weeks before Christmas? We said “Sure thing! How many Chevy trucks can we bring?” What they said next …