SLP Engineering makes an exhaust system called the Loudmouth, which is basically a rear section with no mufflers. While I like the idea, I really don\’t like the tips that come on it, and I also really didn\’t feel like spending $500+ for something I could build myself. So I decided to build my own […]

Report on Bassani \”Off-Road\” X-pipe setup for my 2001 Z06 (This was recently posted on the C5 Registry listserve and I received several questions which prompted some revisions and updates included here.) 1. Description, quality, fit & finish, price Bassani makes an \”off road\” X-pipe setup that is particularly handy for those who want to […]

The exhaust manifold in your Chevrolet Corvette will most likely be constructed of cast iron or stainless steel. The job of the exhaust manifold is to collect the gases vented by your Corvette engine’s multiple cylinders, and collect it into one pipe, the exhaust pipe. A particular kind of manifold, a header (extractor in Australia), […]