Go Low
Who: McGaughys
What: 4/6-inch Deluxe Drop kit for 2014 GM 1500 trucks
Why: McGaughys has been working nonstop since the release of the 2014 GM trucks to develop a high-quality, comprehensive lowering kit for the new body style. This is that kit, and it includes everything you’ll need to give your Silverado or Sierra a sleek custom look.
Where: (888) 318-9628, mcgaughys-suspension.com


Level Altitude
Who: Suspension MAXX
What: MAXX Cam 3-inch leveling kit for ’99-’06 Silverado 1500 4WD
Why: Leveling your truck’s stance doesn’t get much easier than this. These upgraded torsion keys are formed from 4140 heat-treated alloy steel, and allow you to lift your Chevy or GMC’s front end up to 3 inches.
Where: (888) 629-9226, suspensionmaxx.com


Precision Geometry
Who: Ridetech
What: Coilover front suspension system for ’63-’72 Chevy C10
Why: This bolt-on front suspension kit allows installation of either coilovers or air-ride ShockWaves without the hassle of welding and fabrication. Ridetech put serious R&D time into this kit, so it aligns properly, rides smoothly, and gains more camber under hard cornering. Now your classic C10 can finally handle like a true sports car.
Where: (812) 482-2932, ridetech.com


High-Tech Shocks
Who: Skyjacker
What: M95 monotube shocks
Why: This single-tube design helps operating temps stay cool, even under extreme loads. High-pressure nitrogen gas and floating piston technology also help these shocks respond fast, resulting in quicker and smoother handling.
Where: (866) 423-3253, skyjacker.com


Superior Aggression
Who: Trail Master
What: 6-inch lift for ’11-’13 F-250/F-350
Why: Trail Master’s 6-inch system uses tuned coil springs up front and add-a-leaf springs out back, resulting in an aggressive look and improved ride quality. The kit allows you to clear up to 37x12.50-inch tires.
Where: (877) 695-7812, trailmastersuspension.com


Winning Combination
Who: Daystar
What: 2-inch leveling kit with Scorpion shocks for ’99-’14 F-250/350 4WD
Why: Daystar’s new combo kits include front and rear shocks for a smooth ride, as well as 2-inch leveling spacers for an even stance. It’s everything you need to improve your truck’s looks and handling, all in one inexpensive package.
Where: (800) 595-7659, daystarweb.com



Heavy Duty
Who: ReadyLIFT
What: SST 4-inch front/1-inch rear lift for 2011+ GM 2500HD/3500HD
Why: ReadyLIFT’s SST lift kit is designed to help you clear bigger wheels and tires without breaking the bank. The kit also includes CNC-machined diff drop brackets for 4WD trucks, maintaining safe CV joint angles for maximum reliability.
Where: (877) 759-9991, readylift.com



Split Spacers
Who: Performance Accessories
What: Leveling kit for 2014 Silverado/Sierra 1500
Why: These leveling spacers are split in two, with one ring above the strut and one on the coil spring mount. This eliminates excessive spring preload and provides your truck with a smoother ride.
Where: (928) 636-7080, performanceaccessories.com