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Project Possum: The Scamp Is A Running, Driving, Machine And It Is Headed For Power Tour…Tomorrow!

(Words and photos by Kaleb Kelley) – After many months and hundred dollar bills, my project has finally transformed from a plain slant-6 grandma’s car into a seriously fun street machine....

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This 1930 Hudson With Twin Blown Big Blocks Is The Craziest Thing On eBay Right Now

BangShifter Matt DuCharme gets 100% credit for finding the craziest thing we have ever seen for sale on eBay before. Normally we don’t double down on eBay posts on a normal day but this is...

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Watch This Awesome And Crazy Turbine Powered T-Bucket Fire Up And Drive Down The Street

Over the winter time we showed you car show photos of a turbine powered t-bucket and we kind of marveled at how awesome it was. We also wondered if the thing actually ran or if it was just a show...

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Epic Alky Funny Cars At Memorial Day Classic – A Nostalgia Invasion Measured In The Dozens!

Photos by Bob and Ginger Snyder with words by the Great Lakes Nostalgia Funny Car Circuit. According to the promoters and racers, this year’s Quaker City Nostalgia Classic & Great Lakes Funny...

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Bouncers! More Photos Of The Great Iron At The Dirty Turtle Off Road Rock Bouncer Event

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – Due to the events we mentioned in our previous entry from this race, we didn’t see the rock buggy racing we planned on but the day certainly was not...

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Awesome! Watch Jungle Jim Liberman’s Actual 1969 Chevy Fire Up On Nitro, Do Dry Hops And Make A Pass!

Friend O’ BangShift Ron Huegli has the greatest job on Earth. We think we have it pretty good sometimes but Ron is living the dream working as the curator as the freshly opened World of Speed...

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Project Possum: The Scamp Is A Running, Driving, Machine And It Is Headed For Power Tour…Tomorrow!

(Words and photos by Kaleb Kelley) – After many months and hundred dollar bills, my project has finally transformed from a plain slant-6 grandma’s car into a seriously fun street machine....

Action Video Bonanza: A Look At Several Of The RideTech Equipped Cars And Trucks That Competed In Nashville

(Videos by RideTech) – Last week we teased you with a quick video of Bret Voelkel hammering the RideTech 1969 Mustang around and through the cones at the Goodguys Nashville autocross. This...

Someone Put A Jet Powered Mini On A Road Course In England And It Wrecked On Turn One (Video)

The idea of a jet powered Mini isn’t exactly original as thrust driven cars have been a “thing” since Walt Arfons introduced the concept of building a thrust powered, jet engined...

This 1930 Hudson With Twin Blown Big Blocks Is The Craziest Thing On eBay Right Now

BangShifter Matt DuCharme gets 100% credit for finding the craziest thing we have ever seen for sale on eBay before. Normally we don’t double down on eBay posts on a normal day but this is...

Nissan Gives Jay Leno A Preview Of Their New GT-R LM Nismo Le Mans Racer, Plus Footage Of The Car Testing At NCM Motorsports Park

On June 13th, the 2015 24 Hours of LeMans will begin, and there are two vehicles that have been making headlines for weeks now. One is the new Ford GT, which we assure you we will be following, and...

Going EFI? Have Fuel Pump Questions? Aeromotive’s FAQ Section May Give You The Answers You Need

When you are diving into uncharted hot rodding waters in your world, arming yourself with information is the best thing you can do. Thankfully companies like Aeromotive know that an informed buyer is...

This Vintage AMC TV Spot For The AMX Shows That Even American Motors Wasn’t Past Calling Out Others

“The Ugly American”. You’ve no doubt heard the phrase, which describes the obnoxious, loud and frankly rude behavior stereotypes that a lot of foreign countries have about American...

TS Performance Outlaw Diesel Show And Shine: The First Gallery Of The Biggest And Brightest From The Field

If you think that diesel trucks can’t work a show and shine course, then it is time to come out from underneath your rock and take a look at what is around. Diesel trucks are big, chromed, and...

Ford Releases Video Of 2015 GT350 Screaming At 9,000 RPM – We Listen Until Our Ears Bleed

Ford has seemingly embraced performance cars in a way no other domestic manufacturer has lately. With the ever increasing numbers being pumped out of the EcoBoost family of engines, the new GT that...

Would You Pay $1.1 Million For A 2003 Volkswagen Beetle?

Is the Volkswagen Beetle…yes, the Type 1, Bug, whatever your pet nickname for it…is it iconic? Absolutely. The shape has been around for what seems like forever and it takes sincere...

Watch This Awesome And Crazy Turbine Powered T-Bucket Fire Up And Drive Down The Street

Over the winter time we showed you car show photos of a turbine powered t-bucket and we kind of marveled at how awesome it was. We also wondered if the thing actually ran or if it was just a show...

Boss Find: $50,000 Is The Asking Price For These 429 Parts With Yunick and Holman-Moody Ties

As we have often talked about, the market for rare muscle car era parts will continue to accelerate and rise for years to come and more of more of this stuff is “discovered” and put on...

Coming To Australia: 24 Hours of LeMons! See What Happens When Crapbox Endurance Racing Goes Down Under!

A few years ago, PowerCruise was exported to the United States from Australia in goodwill. The Aussies knew that we love roasting tires as much as they do, but wanted us to try it their way: louder,...

Massive Wrecks, Poor Driving Cause FIA Officials To Halt Formula 3 Event At Monza Last Weekend

People were posting the story about FIA officials halting the Formula 3 program at Monza mid-race last weekend because of poor driving all over social media yesterday. It was normally done under the...