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Dale Armstrong Dead At 73 – Greatest Fuel Car Innovator Of Modern Times

Dale Armstrong, perhaps the most innovative and creative mind in modern nitro drag racing history has died at age 73. Armstrong had been hospitalized recently we understand and he passed away on...

Shocker! Doug Cline’s 6-Second All Metal Drag Week ’69 Camaro Is For Sale! Best Christmas Present Ever

Doug Cline, who’s only goal for Drag Week 2014 was running a 6 second ET each day, gave us one of the greatest battles in Drag Week history when he went toe to toe with Jeff Lutz. And now Doug...

The Parting Shift: An Epic Video Of Gear Banging Expertise, Plus How To Drive The Stripe

Most people say you can’t effectively bracket race a stick shift car, but this dude proves otherwise. An .047 light that the driver says was slow, and a pass that was “right on with a...

Ass Over Tea Kettle Video: Watch Two Guys Wreck Hard At The World Championship Roto-Tiller Races – Hilarious and Painful Looking!

So let’s start by telling you that there is such a thing as the World Championship Roto-Tiller Races and those races are held in the bustling metropolis of Emerson, Arkansas. There are classes...

Junkyard Coolness Finale: Our Last Look At Fleming’s Junkyard In Egg Harbor, New Jersey

(Photos by Joe Grippo) –¬†Well we have finally come to an end of the awesome photos that Joe Grippo shot inside Fleming’s Junkyard in Egg Harbor, New Jersey. These shots of old trucks,...

Hilarious Video: Terrorizing the Neighborhood With a 125cc Shifter Kart

When it comes to bang for the buck insanity, shifter karts are hard to beat. While it is true that massive sums of money can be drained into kart racing, most guys in the sport are grassroots types....

Watch An Aussie Burnout Competitor Blow The Supercharger COMPLETELY Off His Motor!

Hot rodding season is in full swing all across Australia and that means that tires are being destroyed by the truckload each week at burnout contests. We’ve often marveled at the punishment the...

Insane Maniac Stores Yugo For 20 Years, Keeps It Mint, Wants To Sell It For Twice Original Price

We got sent this link by BangShifter Nick Dixon and he may or may not have referred to the seller as a psychopath. Funny thing is, we’re kind of agreeing with him here because the more you...

Ken Box Is Back! Is Crazy Cart Gymkhana Actually Better Than The Real Thing? Hilarious Video

Ken Box is the brilliant creation of the people who make the Razor Crazy Cart kid’s toy. The Crazy Cart is a go cart with a set of caster wheels that can be applied with the use of a handle...

25% Off EVERY Hotchkis Sport Suspension Product Through 12/1 – Save Big RIGHT NOW!

We told you that the internet was about to blow up with crazy deals on speed parts as the industry releases a torrent of deals and savings over this weekend that is traditionally one where people do...

No THIS Is The Truck You Should Be Buying This Black Friday – 1961 Ford F100 Freaky Weirdo Swap

Chad’s opinion on the “Tonka” themed truck is honest but completely wrong. THIS is the truck you should be buying today on Black Friday. Why? The workmanship is super well done and...

If Only Toys R Us Had This Kind Of Tonka Truck On Sale For Black Friday – Big, Big Chevy K5 Blazer!

The old saying that the only difference between men and boys is the size of their toys, is completely true. When we were kids, we always played with Hot Wheels cars, trucks, tractors, and machines....

How To Disassemble, Clean, and Rebuild A Muncie 4-Speed Transmission

The name BangShift.com didn’t come by accident. When trying to figure out a name for the site, I had a giant list of possibilities, but it was not by accident that BangShift was one of them. I...

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Would You Rather: The Bourne Identity or The Bourne Supremacy Car Chase?

We love playing the Would You Rather game around here, and after seeing some cool old movies that are playing on cable this holiday weekend, it got us thinking about car chases. Specifically the car...