Check out latest episode of Overhaulin’ where the crew will take on a 1967 Firebird. Watch Detroit Speed fabricator, Aaron Elenbaum, assist the team with a Detroit Speed Hydroformed Subframe and QUADRALink™ install. The show airs tomorrow at 9:00 PM EST only on Velocity. http://youtu.be/kzNuoagyggo
Now’s your chance to save some green this holiday week as Detroit Speed will once again be offering 10% off of any website purchase starting at noon EST on Thursday, November 27, 2014 and running until Friday, November 28, 2014 at 11:59 PM. (WEBSITE PURCHASES ONLY)
Detroit Speed Employee Spotlight – Craig Royal
1. Name and Occupation?
Craig Royal – Shipping/Receiving Associate
- How many years at Detroit Speed?
- Hometown and State?
- Favorite Detroit Speed Test Car and why?
The 1965 Chevelle, always had been a fan of Chevelles
- What do you like best about your job?
I truly enjoy what I do and enjoy the people I work with.
- What’s your dream car/truck?
A charcoal grey 1970 El Camino SS
- Favorite interest/hobby when not at work?
Working on projects in my garage and home improvement projects.
- Favorite movie/movies?
Oh brother Where Art Thou & Smokey and the Bandit
- Pet Peeve?
- Favorite quote/best advice to give?
You’re burning daylight.
Detroit Speed 600 Steering Gear
http://goo.gl/FnhUWh Now you can achieve rack and pinion steering performance with a bolt-in steering gear. This steering gear can be used to replace the common GM 800 series power steering gear used from 1964 to 1992.
Its features include:
- All new steering gear unit, not rebuilt
- Increased steering feel due to low friction gear design Precision rack and pinion valve technology
- Late model performance car feel
- Quick ratio 12.7:1
- 6 lbs lighter than stock
- Original power pitman arm may be used
- A new 3/4 x 30 spline rag joint is available through DSE
- New o-ring power steering hoses are needed
- 600 Steering Gear Outlet Fittings not included
New #DetroitSpeedProject to follow – Robert Taylor’s 1969 #Camaro. He is looking for a signature #Pro-Touring vehicle with road manners that he can use and enjoy on the street. This project will be a complete build. The Camaro already has Detroit Speed Mini-Tubs, Hydroformed Subframe as well as the QUADRALink™ rear suspension. DSE plans to update some of the suspension parts, install @JRiShocks Double Adjustable Shocks a 4 point roll cage and a new driveline in the car including a @MastMotorsports LS7 and a 6 speed transmission. We will repaint the car with a new color theme and also update the interior, gauges and @VintageAir system. The Camaro will sit on some new wheels mounted on @BFGoodrichTires. Follow it here http://goo.gl/kxir2U
Come spend your Thanksgiving with Detroit Speed and the 41st annual Turkey Rod Run in Daytona November 27 – 30th. Come out and see the Swap Meet, all the cars for sale in the Car Corral, and get your tickets for this years Raffle Car – a 1970 Mustang. Look for us at the DSE hauler and get a close up look at the 1970 DSE Camaro Test Car. http://www.turkeyrun.com/Turkey_Run_Home.html