Performance & Hotrod Business - April '15

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April 2015 n Performance & Hotrod Business n 107 Pro Bracket Radial Mickey Thompson Performance Tires & Wheels, Stow, Ohio, introduces the Pro Bracket Radial. Specially designed for the weekend bracket racer, the Pro Bracket is an affordable, tubeless radial tire that produces consistent, quick elapsed times and reliable performance. Features include low rolling resistance, no rollout contrast and zero growth for consistent down-track times. It debuts in five popular 15-inch fitments. GM F-Body Subframe Connectors BMR Suspension, Seffner, Florida, offers its fourth-generation GM F-Body Subframe Connectors. The four-point subframe connectors improve handling and are manufactured from a mix of 2-by-2-inch square tubing, 2-by-1-inch rectangular steel tubing and laser-cut CNC-formed 3/16-inch steel plate. The four-point design connects the front subframe to the rear subframe to the rear lower control arm mounts to the transmission tunnel brace. BMR has designed the SFC019 and SFC020 for street performance, drag race and handling applications. Modified Stainless Steel 604 Crate Engine Headers Dynatech Headers, Boonville, Indiana, part of A-FAB LLC, presents its Modified Stainless Steel 604 Crate Engine Headers that add power and torque to the crate engine package. Made of high-quality stainless steel for increased header life and exhaust velocity versus mild steel, the headers are fully TIG welded and feature a triple- step long-tube design. The 9-inch-long collector meets IMCA rules, and the headers accommodate raised and offset engine positions. Half sets are available for crash replacements. Nissan GTR Transmission Brace Titan Motorsports, Orlando, presents its Nissan GTR Transmission Brace. CAD- designed, laser-cut from a combination of 1/4- and 1/2-inch steel, and TIG-welded in a structural jig then powder-coated, the mount incorporates multiple points of contact with the factory castings at crucial points to reduce torsional flex under load. It also features integrated solid mounts that replace the factory rubber mounts and provide an additional reduction of flex. Installation requires removal of the transmission from the car. Mini-Tubbed Camaro EFI Fuel Tank Tanks Inc., Monticello, Iowa, offers a narrowed-corner EFI tank for first-generation Camaros and Firebirds. Built to clear up to a 345 tire with 3-inch exhaust, the stock- style, powder-coated gas tank is ready for fuel injection. When installed, it has the appearance of a stock gas tank, but includes all the internal baffling needed for late-model engines. In also features a recess for the fuel pump and sending unit to ensure adequate space for all fuel lines and wiring with no modification to the floor. It includes a standard SAE five-bolt sending unit. Forged Wheel American Racing, Cerritos, California, introduces its new Vintage Forged VF489 style wheel, offering a new twist on the iconic Torq Thrust style. The forged wheel is offered in American Racing's brand-new Vintage Forged product line, designed for hot rod and vintage enthusiasts. The directional wheel features a smooth lip for clean styling. It is forged from lightweight 6061 aluminum. All of the American Racing two-piece Vintage Forged wheels are made entirely in the USA and are built-to-order by the Wheel Pros Custom Shop.

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