If you tow a medium to large trailer, you know what a hassle it can be when you have to use cinder blocks or wood under the tongue jack to get the right height. Attaching the sturdy Flip Jack Foot from Fastway solves that problem. When secured to the trailer’s tongue jack, it adds up […]

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The Amalgam Collection is a company that sells scale replicas of some of the most exciting street and racing cars ever built. New to the inventory is a large 1:8 scale Alfa Romeo 8C 2300 that won the 1932 Monaco GP race. At 1:8 scale, it’s about two feet long and costs $13,830. Another new […]

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Electric GT, a company specializing in electric-vehicle conversions, is developing a “crate” motor that’s roughly the same size and shape as a gasoline V-8 engine and is completely self-contained. The basic single-motor version makes 140 horsepower and 240 pound-feet of torque, while the dual-motor setup increases output to 240 horsepower and 340 pound-feet. Each kit […]

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Some cars provide only minimal interior light when you need it most, and dome lights seem to be a thing of the past. A cure for this is the Starlight magnetic rechargeable LED reading light. It works by sticking a metal pad to the headliner with two-sided tape (claimed to not damage the surface) and […]

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Any car nut will have a few pictures/posters of their favorite classic and/or competition cars hanging on the walls around the house. If this describes you or someone you know, check out the collection of historic-racing-car posters produced by illustrator Arthur Schening of Schening Creative. The subjects in his collection include such notables as the […]

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For the connoisseur of the game of chess who is also into all things automotive — and who also appreciates the finer things in life — the unique Custom Chess Set from Ceiba Racing Technologies just might make the perfect play. The 32 chess pieces, from pawns to the king and queen, have been specially […]

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If you’re wondering what to give this holiday season, Concepts International sells racing-themed Christmas cards depicting Santa Claus behind the wheel of his Formula One machine (sponsored by Good Cheer). Apparently Santa also likes motorcycles: One card shows him performing wheelies and another leaning into a corner. A set of 15 cards — 6.25 x […]

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Whether you’re a Ford, GM or Chrysler fan, Liberty Classics has just the engine for you, or rather scale-model replicas of your brand’s more iconic powerplants. Examples include a variety V-8s, both original-style and modified hotrod versions. Each of the nine different 1:6 replicas is highly detailed, including removable air cleaner, working pulleys and belts, […]

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Not all vehicles have multizone air conditioning systems that help people and/or pets stay comfortable when they’re seated in the back. That’s where the dual-head Auto Cooling Fan from Zone Tech could help. Attached to the front-seat headrest supports or any flat surface using the supplied 3M adhesive tape, the unit’s two adjustable two-speed fans […]

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On frosty days, many people go searching for a cheap plastic ice scraper, or they use the edge of a credit card on their windshields. A more effective and elegant way is the Eva Solo scraper. This Danish-designed device folds up when not needed so it stores in your car’s glove compartment, door pocket or […]

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