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Steven Rupp

Steven Rupp

Brand Manager - Vette

Started at Tech Editor for Popular Hot Rodding in 2004 and moved to Camaro Performers in 2008.

Articles Steven has contributed to
Get More Power from a Chevrolet Performance ZZ502 Crate Engine
Crate engines have really made upgrading our Corvettes easy. Grab a keyboard or pick up a phone, if you roll old school, and in a few days ... » Read More
Steven Rupp Feb 13, 2015
engines drivetrain
Get More Power from a Chevrolet Performance ZZ502 Crate Engine
Chevy Action Rocks the 2014 Optima Ultimate Street Car Invitational from Las Vegas
Two-time OUSCI winner Mark Stielow found the competition to be ruthless. His freshly built, supercharged ’69 worked and looked great all ... » Read More
Steven Rupp Feb 10, 2015
events
Chevy Action Rocks the 2014 Optima Ultimate Street Car Invitational from Las Vegas
How to Build a 4L60E Transmission That Can Handle 1,000+ HP
Engines get all the glory, but without a stout transmission backing it up even the most exotic mill is nothing more than a noisemaker. » Read More
Steven Rupp Feb 4, 2015
transmission
How to Build a 4L60E Transmission That Can Handle 1,000+ HP
How to Install QA1 Race Series Control Arms on a 1973 Camaro
QA1 makes the conversion as painless as can be, and due to the unique design of their lower control arm, you could buy this kit in stages. » Read More
Steven Rupp Feb 3, 2015
chassis suspension
How to Install QA1 Race Series Control Arms on a 1973 Camaro
Corvette Deals from the 2014 Mecum Auction in Anaheim
We thought this ZR1 was a smoking deal. I mean come on, it went for $64,000 which is around half of what it sold for new in 2010. » Read More
Steven Rupp Feb 2, 2015
news
Corvette Deals from the 2014 Mecum Auction in Anaheim
How to Install an IRS Under a Second Gen Camaro - Independence Day
Independent rear suspensions have been around for a long time and, while complicated, offer several benefits over the live axles found in ... » Read More
Steven Rupp Jan 28, 2015
chassis suspension
How to Install an IRS Under a Second Gen Camaro - Independence Day
2014 Super Chevy Suspension and Handling Challenge - Church Boys' 1967 Nova
We all know the formula for going fast and one of the key factors is cash. Spend more money and most likely you’ll have faster lap times. » Read More
Steven Rupp Jan 27, 2015
features
2014 Super Chevy Suspension and Handling Challenge - Church Boys' 1967 Nova
2014 Super Chevy Suspension and Handling Challenge - TCI's 1968 Camaro
Total Cost Involved’s entry this year looks a lot like their ’68 Camaro validation car, but in fact, it’s another ’68 owned by one ... » Read More
Steven Rupp Jan 26, 2015
features
2014 Super Chevy Suspension and Handling Challenge - TCI's 1968 Camaro
How Build a 440CI/632HP Twin-Throttle Body LSX Engine
When GM first introduced the LS series of engines back in the late ’90s, these all-aluminum mills set the Chevy performance world on end, ... » Read More
Steven Rupp Jan 12, 2015
engines drivetrain
How Build a 440CI/632HP Twin-Throttle Body LSX Engine
2014 Holley LS Fest - Take Five
For five straight years, the folks at Holley have been feeding the LS engine craze by taking over Beech Bend Raceway in Bowling Green, ... » Read More
Nick Licata Jan 9, 2015
events
2014 Holley LS Fest - Take Five
How to Install the Wilwood Big-Brake Kit on a C7 Corvette - Braking Badder
Sure, the new brake system might shave a few feet off the stopping distance, but the big payoff is the new brakes will pull off repeated ... » Read More
Steven Rupp Dec 30, 2014
brakes
How to Install the Wilwood Big-Brake Kit on a C7 Corvette - Braking Badder
LS Legacy - Idle Chatter
GM frankly hit it out of the park with the design of the LS series of engines. And they did it with good old-fashioned pushrods. » Read More
Steven Rupp Dec 29, 2014
news
LS Legacy - Idle Chatter
1968 Chevrolet Camaro Project Track Rat - Rebuilding Doors
Our project Track Rat Camaro was your typical “old car.” The door parts worked, but they were sticky and not aligned properly with the ... » Read More
Steven Rupp Dec 26, 2014
project cars
1968 Chevrolet Camaro Project Track Rat - Rebuilding Doors
1958 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible - Sheep’s Clothing
At first glance you might be tempted to think, “Hey, that’s a nicely restored Corvette.” But look closer and you’ll see bits of ... » Read More
Steven Rupp Dec 24, 2014
features
1958 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible - Sheep’s Clothing
2014 Super Chevy Suspension and Handling Challenge - Speedtech's 1968 Camaro
When people pick a Chevy to build for handling, they often choose a Camaro. With this in mind it shouldn’t shock anyone that half of the ... » Read More
Steven Rupp Dec 15, 2014
features
2014 Super Chevy Suspension and Handling Challenge - Speedtech's 1968 Camaro
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