The OPTIMA Batteries “Search for the Ultimate Street Car heads down south to the high banks of Daytona International Speedway during the latest episode airing on MAVTV Friday, August 22nd at 8:00 PM EST. If you don’t have MAV, demand it here!
http://goo.gl/IB7eZJ ‪#‎DriveUSCA‬ ‪#‎becausestreetcar‬
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N59cffxcV9k

The  Detroit Speed project shop working on Moe’s 1970 #Chevelle.  Check out more pics here http://bit.ly/moes70chevelle  #dseprojects

The Detroit Speed project shop working on Moe’s 1970 #Chevelle. Check out more pics here http://bit.ly/moes70chevelle #dseprojects

Detroit Speed project - Mike & Janie’s 1941 #Willys. See the full progress on our projects page at http://bit.ly/mikejaniewillys #dseprojects

Detroit Speed project - Mike & Janie’s 1941 #Willys. See the full progress on our projects page at http://bit.ly/mikejaniewillys #dseprojects

Detroit Speed Employee Spotlight - Chris Stein-Martin

Detroit Speed Employee Spotlight - Chris Stein-Martin

1. Name and Occupation?
Chris Stein-Martin – Product Engineer

2. How many years at Detroit Speed?
9 years

3. Hometown and State?
Miami, FL

4. Favorite Detroit Speed Test Car and why?
The DSE 1966 Mustang because it gave me a chance to design new products for a different platform.

5. What do you like best about your job?
I enjoy the variety of different products that I get the opportunity to design.

6. What’s your dream car/truck?
Black 1970 Dodge 4-speed Hemi Challenger with black interior

7. Favorite interest/hobby when not at work?
Taking our boat out on Lake Norman with the family.

8. Favorite movie?
Vanishing Point, Pulp Fiction, Fight Club…

9. Pet Peeve?
People who drive around talking on their cell phones and not paying attention.

10. Favorite quote/best advice to give?
“It’s hard to get anywhere in life without hard work.”

PRESS RELEASE -  Detroit Speed 2010+ Camaro V8 Engine Mount Kit. The V8 Engine Mount Kit locates the engine more securely than the OEM engine mounts without being harsh. It also reduces powertrain shake associated with the soft, stock mounts. The mounts feature black anodized aluminum housings with powder coated steel brackets and are adjustable rearward up to 1” in 1/4” increments and downward up to 1/2” in 1/4” increments. http://goo.gl/6WJFJR  

Detroit Speed’s Forged Aluminum Spindle

Forged in the USA from 6061 Aluminum and heat treated to a T6 condition. Stronger than OEM die or “squeeze” cast designs. Height, drop, and kingpin angle optimized for ‘Detroit Tuned’ suspension geometry resulting in outstanding vehicle handling on the street or the track. Accepts factory GM or SKF bearing packs for convenient servicing.

Detroit Speed’s Forged Aluminum Spindle

Forged in the USA from 6061 Aluminum and heat treated to a T6 condition. Stronger than OEM die or “squeeze” cast designs. Height, drop, and kingpin angle optimized for ‘Detroit Tuned’ suspension geometry resulting in outstanding vehicle handling on the street or the track. Accepts factory GM or SKF bearing packs for convenient servicing.

Follow Optima’s search for the ultimate street car as it moves to Texas Motor Speedway in search of the next worthy car to compete in the end of the year finale, the Optima Ultimate Street Car Invitational.  Catch the episode on @MAVTV today at 8PM Eastern and Sunday at 5AM Eastern.  Looking for MAVTV? Check here. http://www.mavtv.com/get-mavtv/find-mavtv.html

Check out the latest project updates from the fabricators at Detroit Speed. See updates of Moe’s Chevelle and Charger, Tom Tomlinson’s 1966 Mustang and the finished product of Angelo Vespi’s Goodguys Street Machine of the Year Finalist 1969 Camaro. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sa0t41evD9w

Project Update Tom Tomlinson’s 1966 #Mustang.  See all the project updates on our projects page at detroitspeed.com

Project Update Tom Tomlinson’s 1966 #Mustang. See all the project updates on our projects page at detroitspeed.com

Detroit Speed owner Kyle Tucker personally delivering Angelo Vespi’s 1969 Camaro. Everyone at Detroit Speed would like to say thank you for being such a great customer and we hope you enjoy it!