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Jake Amatisto

Jake Amatisto

Freelance

A writer, mechanic and photographer since 2001 and is currently producing content for Source Interlink Media.

Articles Jake has contributed to
How to Install Speedway Motors' Rear Disc Conversion Kit
Do it yourself with this budget brake install using Speedway Motors' rear disc conversion kit. When you can stop your muscle car ... » Read More
Jake Amatisto Sep 24, 2014
brakes
How to Install Speedway Motors' Rear Disc Conversion Kit
Installing Glass and Trim - Project Hardtop Hellion
Once the mechanical, electrical, and fluid systems were in place on our 1963 Nova project car, we could focus on making it look the way we ... » Read More
Jake Amatisto Aug 21, 2014
project cars
Installing Glass and Trim - Project Hardtop Hellion
681 HP and 617 LB-FT Supercharged LS3 Crate Engine - Twisted LS3
If you’re looking for a crate engine for under ten grand, Chevrolet Performance’s LS3 is a solid foundation. » Read More
Jake Amatisto Jul 11, 2014
engines drivetrain
681 HP and 617 LB-FT Supercharged LS3 Crate Engine - Twisted LS3
Plumbing and Fluid Dynamics - Project Hardtop Hellion
We dive into the fuel, coolant, and oiling systems of the Hardtop Hellion, our 1963 Chevrolet Nova project car, by installing the ... » Read More
Jake Amatisto Jun 23, 2014
project cars
Plumbing and Fluid Dynamics - Project Hardtop Hellion
1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Project - Leaf Spring and Brake Swap
Get get a sturdier grip for our 1957 Bel Air project car by revamping the rear suspension. Find out how to swap the leaf spring and brakes ... » Read More
Jake Amatisto Jun 20, 2014
project cars
1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Project - Leaf Spring and Brake Swap
1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Project - A Challenger Appears
Over the course of the next several issues, expect this 1957 Chevy Bel Air to go through a series of transformations that will showcase ... » Read More
Henry De Los Santos May 30, 2014
chassis suspension
1957 Chevrolet Bel Air Project - A Challenger Appears
Easy LS Bolt-On with Kenne Bell's Mammoth Supercharger - Power Play!
Big horsepower on pump gas with a modern EFI powerplant is becoming easier and easier to come by these days. Power-adders, such as ... » Read More
Jake Amatisto May 21, 2014
engines drivetrain
Easy LS Bolt-On with Kenne Bell's Mammoth Supercharger - Power Play!
1956 Chevrolet Bel Air Hardtop - Silver Sultan
Check out this 'bagged Tri-Five! When we spotted Mike Mendoza's clean machine on the rollers at Westech's chassis dyno, we had to share it. » Read More
Jake Amatisto May 12, 2014
features
1956 Chevrolet Bel Air Hardtop - Silver Sultan
How to Build a Budget 637hp 385ci Small-Block Engine
In this Tech article, we get 637hp out of a 385ci small-block build using products from Speedway Motors, TorqStorm, Performance ... » Read More
Henry De Los Santos Mar 21, 2014
project cars
How to Build a Budget 637hp 385ci Small-Block Engine
Installing an Exhaust System and Headers - Project Hardtop Hellion
To get that muscle car sound, we install a Flowmaster header and exhaust system on our Project Hardtop Hellion 1963 Chevrolet Nova! Check ... » Read More
Jake Amatisto Mar 17, 2014
exhaust
Installing an Exhaust System and Headers - Project Hardtop Hellion
1970 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 - Carbon-Carver
McGilton contacted one of the best in the business when it comes to making old muscle cars out-handle even modern day sports cars: Kyle and ... » Read More
Jake Amatisto Mar 14, 2014
features
1970 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 - Carbon-Carver
How to Wire a 1963 Chevrolet Nova - Project Hardtop Hellion
This month we're wiring the electrical gadgetry on our Project Hardtop Hellion, a 1963 Chevrolet Nova! » Read More
Jake Amatisto Mar 12, 2014
interior
How to Wire a 1963 Chevrolet Nova - Project Hardtop Hellion
2013 Holley LS Fest in Bowling Green - Festival Of Power
We highly recommend attending Holley’s LS Fest in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Whether you’re into old or new muscle cars, wheels-up drag ... » Read More
Henry De Los Santos Mar 10, 2014
events
2013 Holley LS Fest in Bowling Green - Festival Of Power
1963 Chevy Impala - Fullsize Mojo
When it comes to sunny Saturday morning cruises, nothing beats taking a ride in a fullsize Chevy muscle car. » Read More
Jake Amatisto Feb 20, 2014
features
1963 Chevy Impala - Fullsize Mojo
1967 Chevy Chevelle - Thunder Blue Brute
We could tell Mike Cuthbertson is the type of guy who's never satisfied. Most people would take one look at his car when we shot it a ... » Read More
Jake Amatisto Feb 18, 2014
features
1967 Chevy Chevelle - Thunder Blue Brute
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