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Know-How Notes: Exhaust Clamps and Hangers

Know-How Notes: Exhaust Clamps and Hangers

Unless you have to replace the entire exhaust system, basic maintenance of your vehicle’s exhaust system can be done with just a few hand tools and the right parts. But what parts are the right parts? There all kinds of different components in the exhaust. The big pieces—mufflers, pipes, and catalytic converters require cutting and...

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Is Driving With the Gas Light on Really That Bad?

A car dashboard shows an odometer and fuel measurements. Driving with the gas light on can cause damage.

Driving with the gas light on might not seem like a big deal, but doing so consistently may eventually cause serious problems.

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Ron Capps Closes Out 2018 with a No. 1 Qualifier and Semifinal Finish

Ron Capps Closes Out 2018 with a No. 1 Qualifier and Semifinal Finish

Ron Capps and the NAPA AUTO PARTS Funny Car team were impressive during qualifying for the 54th annual Auto Club NHRA Finals, posting a 3.848-second pass in the final session for Capps to stake his claim on the No. 1 spot. The 2016 world champion made three runs in the three-second range on race day...

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Elliott Finishes 23rd after Being Collected in Late Accident at Phoenix

#9: Chase Elliott, Hendrick Motorsports, Chevrolet Camaro NAPA Auto Parts

Chase Elliott and the NAPA AUTO PARTS team led 16 laps and won the opening stage Sunday afternoon at ISM Raceway. In the end, Elliott was collected in a late-race accident that relegated the NAPA AUTO PARTS team to a 23rd-place finish. Elliott started on the outside pole and held that position for the entirety...

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Kraus Scores Top-Ten in NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Debut

Kraus Scores Top-Ten in NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Debut

Derek Kraus came away with a top-ten finish in making his debut in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series in the Lucas Oil 150 at ISM Raceway on Friday night. The 17-year-old NASCAR Next driver from Stratford, Wisconsin, drove the Bill McAnally Racing No. 19 NAPA AUTO PARTS Toyota Tundra to an eighth-place finish in...

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