Performance & Hotrod Business May '14

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108 n Performance & Hotrod Business n May 2014 n Performance Products In-Tank Power Modules Fuelab, Litchfield, Ill., presents its Prodigy In-Tank Power Modules that bring the company's external fuel pump technology inside the fuel tank, easier than before. Developed for racing and capable for street use, the fuel systems can provide fuel for up to 1,800 hp. Power Modules, like all Prodigy Fuel Pumps, are compatible with gasoline, E85, methanol or diesel fuels and they can be coupled with Fuelab's electronic fuel pressure regulator, bringing high-flow capacity with automatic-demand speed control with no pro- gramming, calibration or additional control boxes. Patented Fuel System Zero Tolerance Industries, Warrenton, Va., introduces the patented Pinsker Fuel System, featuring a 900-cfm, four-injector throttle body, stainless fasteners and billet air filter housing. The PFS fits any four- barrel manifold, and features FAST man- agement from COMP Cams. Increased efficiency is gained by hyper-atomization due to the variable venturi, venturi air booster and dual air valves that replace butterflies. Audi & VW Control Arms Steinjäger Inc., Bushnell, Ill., introduces a new family of Audi and VW Control Arms that fit directly into the stock spindle. The design is made possible by special rod end studs that are staked/ swaged directly into the bore of chromoly spherical rod ends. The new designs fit the 1996-2008 Audi A4, 1998-2004 Audi A6, 2007- '08 Audi RS4 and Audi S4 models. Gas Tanks for Fuel Injection Classic Performance Products, Placentia, Calif., offers its Original Style Gas Tanks for 1955-'66 Chevy full-size, 1962-'72 Nova, 1967-'73 Camaro and 1964-'72 Chevelle and El Camino fuel-injected applications. The fuel injection-ready tanks fea- ture built-in trays and appropriate fittings, and require no modifications to mount. The kits include all the necessary pieces to mount to the vehicle, and pumps and sending units are also available. Bert/Brinn Starters Powermaster Performance, West Chicago, Ill., offers its durable High Torque Starters for Bert/Brinn transmis- sions. Weighing 8.5 pounds, the 1.8-hp starters are capable of turning engines with up to 18:1 compression and can be used on either 12- or 16-volt sys- tems. Heavy-duty brush assemblies and coil leads are resistant to damage from vibration, and the entire starter is sealed to keep moisture out and maintain per- formance. They are available as a static mounting block or with the Inficlock mounting block that allows the starter to rotate 360 degrees. Diesel Pistons Wiseco Performance Products, Mentor, Ohio, presents its new line of Diesel Pistons, developed through extensive testing and consultation with leading diesel experts. The pistons are created on dedicated forg- ings designed around the OE connecting rod to maximize pin contact and minimize pin bending and forging distortion. Wiseco's ArmorPlating hardens the ring grooves and deck area of the piston, while 1/16-inch ring grooves provide engine builders with many ring choices. Skirt coatings reduce friction, noise, and wear. Stud Puller Sets Assenmacher Specialty Tools, Boulder, Colo., offers a selection of Stud Puller Sets covering a broad range of both standard and metric sizes. The #202 set includes 1/4-, 5/16-, 3/8-, 7/16- and 1/2-inch stud removers and installer tools. AST stud removers have replaceable internal parts. PHBMAY.indd 108 4/2/14 2:07 PM

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