Detroit Speed Employee Spotlight – Alex Stivaletti

Detroit Speed Employee Spotlight – Alex Stivaletti

1. Name and Occupation?
Alex Stivaletti – Project Technician

2. How many years at Detroit Speed?
8 months

3. Hometown and State?
Philadelphia, PA

4. Favorite Detroit Speed Test Car and why?
The Chevy II because it’s wild

5. What do you like best about your job?
Getting to see these cars built from start to finish

6. What’s your dream car/truck?
A mint grey single turbo FRC C5 Z06

7. Favorite interest/hobby when not at work?
Riding motorcycles and shooting guns (not at the same time)

8. Favorite movie/movies?

9. Pet Peeve?

10. Favorite quote/best advice to give?
No one ever died from going too fast, stopping suddenly is what gets you.alex-stivaletti

Detroit Speed, Inc. 1982 – 1992 F-Body – Part 4 – Front Suspension Install

Watch as Detroit Speed Engineering and Technical Sales Associate, Dan Oddy and Fabricator Mark McDonald walk you through the installation of the Front Suspension products on a 1982-1992 F-Body.

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Detroit Speed Windshield Washer Pump Kit

The Detroit Speed Inc. Windshield Washer Pump Kit is designed to be used with the DSE Selecta-Speed Wiper Kit to replace the OEM washer pump. The DSE Wiper Kit has a push button function on the wiper switch. The Wiper kit also has a power and ground wire in the wiring harness to install the DSE Washer Pump Kit.

Detroit Speed, Inc. 1982-1992 F-Body – Part 3 – Rear Axle Install

Watch as Detroit Speed Engineering and Technical Sales Associate, Dan Oddy and Fabricator Mark McDonald walk you through the installation of a stock GM Rear Axle and a Ford 9″ Rear Axle on a 1982-1992 F-Body.

Detroit Speed, Inc. – Moe’s 1969 Charger, “May-Hem” – Final Dyno Tune

Moe’s Detroit Speed built 1969 Charger, “May-Hem” up at Arrington Performance for a final dyno tune before it is delivered to Moe. We used Holley Performance Products Multi-Map switch for the Dominator EFI to tune it for pump gas, race gas and E85. After hearing this thing we are all a bit sad to see it go. Get ready Moe…it’s coming!

Detroit Speed Teams with Norton | Saint-Gobain for 2016

Detroit Speed Teams with Norton | Saint-Gobain for 2016

January 18, 2016 (Mooresville, NC) – Detroit Speed has teamed up with Norton Saint-Gobain, a brand of Saint-Gobain, as supplier of their abrasive products in all our refinishing applications of our business. During the year, we will also display, promote, and sell the Norton brand of products in the Detroit Speed booth at all shows and events.


“We are excited to partner with an industry leader like Norton to use their premium product line not only in the manufacturing of our products but also with our one-of-a-kind customer project builds,” said Kyle Tucker, President and Founder of Detroit Speed. “The quality of their product is top of the line and will help improve efficiency throughout the entire company.”

This alliance will be visible through the Detroit Speed website, technical videos, social posts, annual catalog and within the Mooresville, NC shop as well as our hauler travelling across the country to our various stops.
“The team at Detroit Speed embodies the same values and American-inspired entrepreneurial spirit of the Norton brand,” says Ron Cuccia, Saint-Gobain Sales Manager & RSG member. “If we can be part of helping them deliver the highest customer satisfaction of their components, systems and builds with a superior finish they can count on, we will both gain mutual benefit in our branding experiences as will customers.”


About Norton|Saint-Gobain

Saint-Gobain is the world leader in abrasives and the only international manufacturer to offer a full complement of abrasives products to customers worldwide and leading with their premier Norton brand. Saint-Gobain’s Abrasives business employs nearly 11,000 people at 64 manufacturing facilities in 27 countries. In the United States and Canada, the Abrasives business has more than 2,200 employees at 10 manufacturing sites. For more than 30 years, Norton|Saint-Gobain has supported the United States Luge Association by providing engineering expertise to improve the performance and speed for luge athletes and by donating abrasive products. Since 2009, the Norton brand has been the primary sponsor of the USA Luge team.


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