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Carbon Fiber Spreader Bars For 1963 – 1982 Corvettes
Announcing carbon fiber suspension spreader bars. These carbon fiber bars are half the weight of the standard aluminum bar, while being as stiff and strong as steel. Update your Vette to a more modern look while lessening weight with a stronger component.

SteerRods Builder Steering & Suspension Kits
Custom builder series kits including Steeroids Rack & Pinion Conversion Kits and Shark Bite Suspension to fit almost any Passenger Car or 2WD Light Truck up to 1/2 Ton Capacity.

Rod Links Custom Links
Custom length Rod Links PTFE lined spherical bearing linkages are now available in lengths from 4″ to 23″ center to center in 1/2 increments.

C3 Ashtray Replacement Power Source
Replace your unused or junk collecting ashtray with something useful. Announcing a direct replacement for the 1968 – 1982 Corvette ashtray with USB power ports.

Adjustable Rear Strut Rod Kit for 1963-1979 Corvette
Allowing for more camber adjustment and better freedom of motion, eliminates binding in the suspension that creates unpredictable handling. Self-cleaning PTFE lined rod ends require no lubrication. Lightweight aluminum improves overall vehicle performance by reducing mass.

Complete Steering & Suspension Stage Kits for 1967-1969 Camaro / Firebird & 1968-1974 Chevy II / Nova
These Performance Packages will take a beautiful classic and make it drive as great as it looks. The foundation of these suspension packages a complete Front Coilover Conversion & Rear Suspension Upgrade and the legendary Steeroids Rack & Pinion Conversion Kit.

Steeroids Rack & Pinion Conversion Kits with Tilt Column for 1967-1969 Camaro / Firebird
Steeroids bolt-on power rack & pinion conversion kits are now available with tilt columns. 2 column finishes are available: Black Painted, or Unpainted for you to apply the finish of your choice.

Power Steering Flow Valve For GM Style Pumps
Introducing a revolutionary new design Power Steering Flow Valve. The new valve allows you completely customize the feel of your steering. Now you can fine tune your steering effort to your individual preferences, something never
available before.

WedgeLock Washer Kit to Replace French Lock
Replace the french lock on your 1963 – 1982 Corvette with better technology WedgeLock Washers for half-shaft attachment.

C10 Rod Links Clutch Linkage
Spherical rod end clutch linkage for 1963 -1987 C10 2WD Chevy & GMC Trucks. This linkage replaces sloppy, worn clutch linkages with a new style, zero free play, rod end bearing linkage.

SpeedDirect Upgrades Shark Bite & Vector Series To Double Adjustable Shocks
SpeedDirect has upgraded all their Shark Bite (C2-C3 Corvette) and Vector Series (65-70 Mustang) suspension & handling kits to double adjustable shocks.

C1 Corvette Rod Links Clutch Linkage
Rod Links spherical rod end clutch linkage is now available for 1955 – 1962 C1 Corvettes. This linkage replaces sloppy, worn clutch linkages with a new style, zero free play, rod end bearing linkage.

C6 Z06 and Grand Sport Front & Rear Brake Upgrades for C2 & C3 Corvettes
Complete front and rear brake upgrades for C2 & C3 Corvettes. Available in two options: with new C6 Z06 red powder coated calipers, or Grand Sport silver powder coated calipers. Both options include the sought after Chevrolet Corvette insignia calipers, bringing modern brake technology to the 1963-1982 Corvette.

SpeedDirect announces Fold-Up Cruisers
SpeedDirect announces the first edition of their Fold-Up Cruisers Series. Remember building models as a kid? Remember all the glorious paper models? SpeedDirect is recreating the nostalgia for you with their new Fold-Up Cruisers.

Spice up your pumpkin with SpeedDirect’s Cast Aluminum Differential Cover for C2 & C3 (1963-79) Corvettes
Cast aluminum differential covers for 1963 – 1979 C2 & C3 Corvettes. Improve appearance and decrease weight with one easy installation. Designed to replace the ugly, bulky OE cover; this new cover weighs only 12 Lbs. nearly half the weight of the OE cover.

Gas Shock Hood Strut Kit for 1973-1982 Corvettes
Complete Gas Shock Hood Strut Conversion Kits for 73-82 C3 Corvettes. Eliminate the outdated, quirky hood lock mechanism with a new gas filled strut conversion kit.

Steeroids Plus Front Disc Brake Conversion for C1 Corvettes
Now available in one combination kit: Convert your C1 Corvette to Steeroids Rack & Pinion and Wilwood Front Disc Brakes.

SpeedDirect products featured on Jimmie Johnson Corvette
SpeedDirect is the proud suspension and brake supplier for the Jimmie Johnson Corvette debuted at The 2014 SEMA Show by General Motors.

Shark Bite Aluminum Lower A-Arm for C2-C3 Corvettes
Shark Bite Aluminum Lower Control Arms for C2-C3 Corvettes (1963-82). These are the latest product in their quest to transform vintage Corvettes into modern handling machines. The new alloy control arms offer a significant reduction in un-sprung weight for the front suspension.

Vector Series Complete Steering & Suspension Stage Kits for Classic Mustangs
The foundation of this customizable suspension package is the innovative Vector Series front coil over suspension and legendary Steeroids Rack & Pinion Conversion. This coil over kit allows owners of 1965-70 Mustangs the ability to convert to coil over suspension using the factory control arms.

Steeroids Power Rack and Pinion Conversion Kits
Steeroids bolt-on power rack and pinion kits are now available for 1967-69 F-Body (Camaro and Firebird), 1968-74 Nova, 1953-82 Corvette and 1964-70 Mustangs.

Shark Bite Complete Suspension Stage Kits for C2 & C3 Corvettes
Shark Bite suspension kits for 1963-82 Corvettes are now available. Designed to put fun in every corner, these kits upgrade C2-C3 Corvettes to the latest in suspension technology. Offered in four versions – Stage 1 through 4 – enabling an iconic classic to drive and handle incredibly. All versions bolt directly into place using existing mounting locations – no drilling, cutting or modification required.

Rod Links Clutch Linkage
Rod Links spherical rod end clutch linkage is now available for select cars, trucks, and Jeeps. This linkage replaces sloppy, worn clutch linkages with a new style, zero free play, rod end bearing linkage.

SpeedDirect Sponsors Team Mustang Girls’ Courtney Barber for 2014
SpeedDirect is pleased to announce sponsorship of Courtney Barber from Folly Beach, South Carolina. Barber is a member of Team Mustang Girls. She campaigned her 1965 Mustang in 2012-2013 in cross country rallies, autocross, and drag racing. Her Mustang will be sporting SpeedDirect’s Vector Series performance stage kit for vintage Mustangs.

Matching Donations for Multiple Sclerosis
SpeedDirect is supporting the search for a cure for Multiple Sclerosis by matching all donations made to Team Mustang Girls for Rally North America in 2014.

SpeedDirect Announces S. Kellie Colf as National Sales & Marketing Manager
SpeedDirect announces the addition of S. Kellie Colf as National Sales & Marketing Manager. Colf brings with her 14 years professional sales and management experience in the wholesale and retail aftermarket. Her background includes Corporate Sales Development Manager at Stainless Steel Brakes, Market Development Manager at EATON Detroit Spring, President of Colf Creative Resources, and service on several SEMA Select Committees. Colf was awarded the SEMA Businesswomen’s Network Woman of the Year award in 2010.