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Hey Ken Block… Ford Of Romania Is Giving You A Run For Your Money. Romanian Gymkhana

In honor of 40 years of production, the folks at Ford of Romania decided that they could take a page out of Ken Block’s playbook and put Simone Tempestini, two-time Rally Champion, behind the...

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Holley Announces Inaugural LS Fest West For Las Vegas In 2017! Be There!

  With the continuing growth and success of Holley’s LS Fest in Bowling Green Kentucky, it was only a matter of time before Holley decided to bring LS Fest to the west, and we...

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Get 10% Off On Racepak Data Systems, Dashes, SmartWire, And Anything Else Racepak Through December 31st!

Guessing is a stupid way to keep track of your engine, or any other system in your car. Most people would drive their commuter car back and forth to work without working gauges, so why do the same...

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We’ve Got Awesome Redemption 6.0 No Prep Wheelstand Photos And More Right Here!

(Words by Bad Brad Klaassen, shots by Patrick and Jen Williams at Red’s Drag Racing Photos) With over $100,000 in payouts the Redemption 6.0 No Prep Series kicked off at its new and larger venue,...

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This De Tomaso Mangusta Could Be The Most Expensive eBay Find We’ve Ever Posted…But It Rules

So posting something up here on BangShift.com that is listed for $339,995.00 isn’t likely to get much action from a truly interested, and able to afford it, party. But we do know people that...

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Top Fuel Pilot, Nostalgia Pioneer Dan Horan Sr. Passes Away

  (Photos by Tim Marshall, Keith Burgan, John Ewald and Jeff Burghardt – Words by Darr Hawthorne)  Dan Horan Sr. has passed away, he was a cool guy who was a diehard dragster racer...

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This Is The Ford Probe That Sent Everyone Packing At Redemption 6.0!

Jerry Bird showed up at Osage Casino Tulsa Raceway Park with a mission on hand: win. Pure and simple, he would go walking through the Outlaw class for the $20,000 purse that was being offered, and he...

Dead Car Rolling: Take In The Final Moments Of A Condemmed Mercedes

The only thing worse than seeing the frontal offset crash of a 2017 Mercedes E-class actually happening is the moment just before the car starts to roll towards the barriers at Mercedes’...

Buy This S&S Sand Car For A Fraction Of What It Cost New

When high horsepower sand cars became the thing that everyone had to have here in SoCal, they were commanding huge huge money, and then a lot of people lost their butts in the housing market and had...

This C7 ZO6 Runs 9’s In The Quarter, And Pulls The Wheels At The Start, With Bolt Ons!

New cars are amazing with regards to power, but most are big heavy pigs. The Hellcat for example. Makes 700, drives like it has 400, because it weighs eleventy thousand pounds. The new Z06 is a bit...

This Steyr Puch Expedition RV Would Look Right At Home Anywhere In The World, On Any Terrain

There is something about expedition rigs that just turns our crank. Ever since I was a kid reading about the Turtle Expedition, because of the stories in my favorite off-road magazines and especially...

Scrapple, Your Guide To The “meh”-Worthy News! This Week: High-Speed Idiot, Rolls-Royce’s Rolling Brick House, And More!

I know that cooking late is for the birds, but it’s that time of year where it’s difficult to tell whether it’s late or not. The sun isn’t supposed to set at four in the...

Wheelies, Rooster Tails, Jumps, More Wheelies, And More Rooster Tails From Glamis Halloween

Watching this video, which is pure fun on the sand, and features nothing but buggies, trucks, bikes, and UTVs doing wheelies, throwing rooster tails, and jumping at the dunes of Glamis over...

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Unhinged: Going Nighty-Night On Purpose For G-LOC Training

G-force induced loss of consciousness (abbreviated as G-LOC) is what can happen when gravitational forces effectively drain blood away from the brain. While the condition is best known as a serious...

Rough Start: Splashing Through The Slush In A Ready-To-Go 1993 Ford Ranger Splash

The itch for a four-wheel-drive has been appearing again, as it usually does during the beginning of winter. Taking the hot rod out for snow donuts is fine, but driving it every day when the weather...

Ramp Truck Heaven: This 1963 Dodge Club Cab Hauler Is Big-Blocked Awesome!

There are tons upon tons of 1970s Dodge-powered motorhomes out there in the world, and for the most part, all we see are massive engine donors and rolling crime scenes. But one enterprising...

A Ferrari An Adult Can Drive, And That Will Only Cost You $3000! A Ferrari Tractor That Is…

It’s the real deal. Made in Italy. An actual Ferrari. This one without a body designed by Pininfarina, but a Ferrari none the less. This particular Ferrari Model 85 isn’t listed with...

Take A Ride In A Lamborghini Diablo SV – V-12, Rear-Drive and Wet Track…What Could Go Wrong?

The poster car. The successor to a line of cars that had taken the world by storm, from the achingly pretty Miura to the psychotic, expletive-inducing Countach. The car that was the true test of the...

Racepak “We Are You”: Meet Tim Anderson BangShifter, Innovator, And Aspiring Funny Car Driver

Creating the title for this blog item was hard because there are at least ten other descriptors to use for Tim Anderson, including his actual title of President. He’s one of the good ones. No,...

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Biondo And Seipel’s Spring Fling To Add A Third Event In 2017 And Purse Increases!

You know how much we love the Spring Fling events here at BangShift.com and we can’t wait for the Spring Fling Million 2017 in Vegas this year, but we’re also incredibly excited to...