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2019 Grand Sport Supercharged

2019 Grand Sport Supercharged

Sometimes it's just not enough.....So Greg with his 2019 Grand Sport had the need for more speed! LOL So, The latest addition is his new A&A Vortech Supercharger! Here is the rub with the new supercharger....so you all know FUEL FUEL FUEL! The Grand Sport just...

2020 Jeep Gladiator Customization

2020 Jeep Gladiator Customization

2020 Jeep Gladiator! That's right....a brand new 240 mile Jeep came to our shop, and we had some fun!!! We had an amazing time installing a brand new Magnuson Supercharger into this beast. We also custom-designed a new front grill that now features an LED light strip...

March’s C5

March’s C5

Mr. And Mrs. March's C5 Corvette is ready to go! This car is amazing in power and in appearance! This bad girl now holds a new Magnuson TVS2300 Supercharger, new Cam and Springs, Long Tube Headers, B&B Bullet, Carravaggio Hood, and exhaust system. To top this off...

2019 Corvette Grand Sport

2019 Corvette Grand Sport

We recently finished Greg's 2019 Corvette Grand Sport! We are THRILLED with how this baby turned out. We installed an all new American Racing Full Header System, Borla Atak switchable exhaust, Airlie CAI, and last but certainly not least.....We did a full E85...

Complete Disassembly of Todd’s C3

Complete Disassembly of Todd’s C3

It has been a long week at our Mundelein shop as we are wrapping up some of the old builds along with our ElCamino project finished. Now we have begun the complete disassembly of Todd's C3! This C3 is going from its factory 190 HP to 650 HP fuel injected! I cannot...

Wikked Rebuild

Wikked Rebuild

Follow us as we rebuild this WIKKED Corvette as the parts are rolling in. We are adding a new Level 7 transmission, rebuilding the Power tube and adding a New “beast” torque converter. Dual core radiator and giant fan ready for install.

Rick’s true Indy Pace Car!

Rick’s true Indy Pace Car!

Rick's true Indy Pace Car! Sometimes we get requests to change a clients car into what he wants....not what the collector's want! Here is Rick's beautiful Pace Car that is numbered 210. He is going to drive this car and that I applaud! Too many of these cars become...

1990 Corvette Convertible with a blown air bag DERM module!

1990 Corvette Convertible with a blown air bag DERM module!

1990 Corvette Convertible with a blown air bag DERM module! GM made it for only 6 months. Found one and then had to do this to install it! Thankfully it is completed and fixed! Wow!!! Our team of corvette specialists really can tackle any of your repair,...

Recent Projects Being Worked On

Recent Projects Being Worked On

Our Current situation in the shop.....Dave's beautiful 442 W-30 ready to roll, Bill's C6 Vette is just about wrapped up, and Dennis's spotless IROC Z getting under way as we speak! It's always crazy here at H.P. and today is no different! Stop on by and check em out!...

National Corvette Day

National Corvette Day

In 2008, the United States House of Representatives passed a resolution that June 30th would annually be known as “National Corvette Day.” Below is an excerpt from the resolution. “H. Res. 970 In the House of Representatives, U. S., June 26, 2008. Whereas the...

2017 ZO6 Corvette

2017 ZO6 Corvette

Tony's C7 2017 ZO6 Corvette is wrapping up and with the new Comp Cam and Springs added to the Long Tube Headers, Modified Supercharger, and a few other goodies.....she is a force to be reckoned with!!  

71 Caprice

71 Caprice

We are wrapping up on Joe's 71 Caprice! Joe was previously experiencing some over heating issues that we were able to resolve by adding a new Edelbrock Carb, as well as 4 Core Radiator with dual electric fans and electronic controls. We then full tuned this baby. We...

The H. P Performance Difference

We offer something that no other shop in the Midwest offers…that is friendship. We are home to the “Mancave” a place where allour customers meet on a weekly basis to visit, compare builds,and ideas, or to simply relax. Come on in and have a hot cup of coffee and a donut…. Take a seat and relax….Make some new friends and rekindle old relationships.