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WATCH Live Streaming Coverage Of The Nitto Tire NMCA/NMRA Super Bowl RIGHT HERE! — STARTS NOON FRIDAY

CLICK HERE TO WATCH OUR STREAM OF THE NMRA/NMCA SUPER BOWL From July 31st through August 2nd BangShift.com will provide live streaming video coverage of the 10th Annual Nitto Tire NMRA/NMCA Super...

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Pulling Action Gallery: The NTPA Piedmont 300 – Getting Wild In North Carolina With Big Horsepower!

(Words an photos by David Whealon) – While the Saturday night action was hot and heavy across town at the fabled Bowman Gray Stadium, the action was equally exciting at the Dixie Classic Fair...

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Meltdown Drags 2015: Our Final Blast Of Action From Byron Dragway – Burnouts, Launches, More

(Photos by Greg and Jason Rourke) – It seems hard to believe but we’re finally at the end of the vast supply of photos that Greg and Jason Rourke shot for us at Meltdown Drags 2015...

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Howell EFI Install: We Upgrade A Classic C10 With Modern Horsepower Fed By The Easiest EFI Install Ever

(Words and photos by Matt Graves) – LS engines are absolutely the hottest thing going. You cannot deny their presence and effect they have on our hobby. They are currently being dropped into...

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Rides Of Our Lives: We Sit Shotgun With Ken Block And Brendan Reeves In Full Bore Ford Fiesta Rally Cars

(Words by Nutting/Lohnes – Videos by Nutting) – It was an invitation that I would not have turned down in the face of anything. When Ford contacted BangShift eastern world HQ and asked...

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In Memoriam: This Incredible Retrospective On The Life Of Jeff Jahns Tells The Story Of An Legendary Hot Rodder’s Life And Times

(By Scotty Gosson – Photos: Gosson/Jahns Collection) – We were pitted next to each other at the drags. I needed to borrow some tool I’d forgotten to bring, and went over to...

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WATCH Live Streaming Coverage Of The Nitto Tire NMCA/NMRA Super Bowl RIGHT HERE! — STARTS NOON FRIDAY

CLICK HERE TO WATCH OUR STREAM OF THE NMRA/NMCA SUPER BOWL From July 31st through August 2nd BangShift.com will provide live streaming video coverage of the 10th Annual Nitto Tire NMRA/NMCA Super...

The Greatest Drag Racing Wheelstand Video Ever Made? We Think So – More Than Four Minutes Of Bumper Dragging Fury

We love wheelstand videos and we know that you do as well. Know who else does? Sean Melton of Urban Hillbilly Action Video and he’s got an archive of footage from his years at the drag strip...

Watch This Fully Restored And Regularly Flown P-51 Mustang Test Out Its .50 Caliber Machine Guns – This Is Awesome

There are few people in the world that own operational P-51 Mustangs. Those that do own them did not just fall into them by some sort of happy accident. Nope, those men and women are captains of...

Watch The Planet’s Two Meanest Big Rigs Clash Both Loaded And Unloaded – Couture VS Noel On The Streets Of Canada

Sounds like an undercard at an MMA fight or something, right? This is main event level competition here especially if you love ridiculously powerful big rigs racing each other. In this video you...

Lunatic Video: Watch The Driver Of This Altered Get It Totally Vertical ON PURPOSE!

It takes a special kind of maniac to enter his altered into a wheelstand contest in the first place but said maniac kicks it up like 50 notches when he pulls the wheelie bars off the car and gets all...

This Is Our Kind Of Drift Machine: Hot Rodded 1946 Seagrave Fire Truck Spins Smokey Donuts For Fun

It is Saturday and therefore we can run a fun little video that features a dream vehicle for lunatics like me, anyway. This is a bobbed, chopped down, slammed, repowered, and otherwise unrecognizable...

This 1973 Jeep J2000 Truck Sales Promotional Film Has Us Looking For A Dealer – 70s Greatness

It is pretty hard to argue against the overt coolness of the Wagoneers and J-trucks of the early 1970s. They were really well built, intentioned to get out there into the wild, and they look great as...

Wild Russian Video: Watch This Sawmill Worker Cut A Cable And Nearly Kill Everyone

It has been a while since we have shown you a good Russian video of someone doing something completely insane and getting away with it. In this case we find ourselves at a huge Russian sawmill in the...

Like The Idea Of An SUV, But Can’t Stand The Thought Of Actually Owning One? How About This 1959 Ford Station Wagon?

Sport utility vehicles are everywhere, and long gone is the memory of the family station wagon complete with wood paneling being the trusty do-it-all vehicle. It’s kind of nice to see wagons...

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Come Race With Us At CAM Challenge East Aug 7th-9th!

With less than a week to go before the Speedway Motors CAM Challenge East in Peru, Indiana, where for three days I’ll be running my Monte Carlo SS against some of the biggest names (And...

Drag Photos: The NHRA Images Keep Rolling In From DRD Photos

(Photos by Dom Damato/DRD Photos) – We’ve still got a ton of fantastic Dom Damato photos to run from the NHRA race in Chicago and we’re going to run them. Why? Why not! We never...

Plastic Fantastic Video: Watch This Visible V8 Engine Spin To Over 7,000 RPM – The Sound Is INCREDIBLE

Hey we all have our automotive passions, right? As it turns out there is one guy on YouTube pretty much obsessed with taking a little plastic Visible V8 engine and hot rodding it to see exactly how...

Four Minutes Of Slick Wrapping, Ant’s Eye View, Slow Motion Drag Launches

Our pal Javier Padron made this video last summer and it is four minutes of drag car launches shot with what we’d consider to be an “ant’s eye” view. Even more neat is the...

Barnstormin': Menace, Tumult, And Gulliver Starts To Strain Against The Ropes

This is likely going to be a bit of a ramble, so I am warning you of that right off the hit of the throttle here. People have asked me if the races I announce run together. For the most part the...