Automotive Sites of Interest

 

The following links have been posted with the car enthusiast in mind.  Their appearance does not constitute an endorsement of their services or products.
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AUTO PARTS
1A AUTO PARTS
Auto parts for all makes and models.  Selling parts online since 1999.
ADVANCE AUTO PARTS
Several locations nationally to pick up car maintenance parts & supplies.
CLASSIC INDUSTRIES
Large distributor of original GM parts. Located in Huntington Beach, CA.
GM PARTS GIANT
Supplier of new Genuine General Motors parts.
HAWKS THIRDGEN PARTS
Specialize in Camaro & Firebird Restoration.  Located in Easley, SC.
PHOENIX GRAPHIX
Impressive collection of factory restoration decals and striping kits.
SPEEDWAY MOTORS
America’s Oldest Speed Shop with parts for street & racing.
YEARONE MUSCLE CAR PARTS
Factory and Replica Restoration Parts.  Based out of Braselton, GA.
  
ELECTRONICS
CRUTCHFIELD CATALOG
Mail order superstore for stereos, speakers, and other electronics.
WOOFERS ETC
One of the largest online audio superstores. Based out of Los Angeles, CA.
   
RACE & COMPETITION
NATIONAL HOT ROD ASSOCIATION
NHRA was founded in 1951, with its headquarters in Glendora, CA.
INTERNATIONAL HOT ROD ASSOCIATION
IHRA was founded in 1970, and is based out of West Palm Beach, FL.
SPORTS CAR CLUB OF AMERICA
SCCA was formed in 1944, and is headquartered in Topeka, KS.
NATIONAL AUTO SPORT ASSOCIATION
NASA was founded in 1991, and is based out of Napa Valley, CA.

 

Talking Tire Basics

The right tires can bring an older car back to life, tighten up a sloppy handling, quell apprehension on wet, curvy roads, and silently perform years of faithful service.  The wrong tires, on the other hand, can make you think the shocks and bushings have failed, the alignment is out of spec, the steering is demon-possessed, and the water on the road is a foot deep.

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