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Ride With Dorsey Schroeder In A Porsche 935 Around Sebring! This Thing Is Lightning Fast

Dorsey Schroeder is one of the guys I remember watching on TV and cheering for as a kid during the 1980s in the Trans Am series and others. He was the ’89 Trans Am series champ and spent many...

Photo Blast: NHRA Sportsman Action From Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park In Phoenix

(Photos by Jeff and Mike Burghardt) – If there is one thing that I love more than all else at the NHRA national events I go to, it is the sportsman racing categories. Last weekend at Wild...

Jiffy-Tite’s Carburetor Kits Are A Great Solution To Speed Up Carb Removal And Eliminator Fuel Spillage

If you are a racer, chances are that the carb comes on and off your race engine with regularity. Heck, if you are a hot rodder than can’t leave anything alone for five minutes the same can be...

Big 3 Swap Meet 2015: Cool And Interesting Cars – Lots of BangShift Approved Stuff In Here!

So we have been taking you through the huge and historically awesome Big 3 Swap Meet in San Diego the last few days. To this point we have just showed you cool trucks from the event but as you well...

Pro Street Lawn Mower! Want To Buy This One Off, Homebuilt Creation? Video, Photos, and Info Here –

This is one of those things that you immediately laugh at but the more time you actually spend studying the machine the more you appreciate all the work that went into it. This is not a couple of...

Killer 1980s Vintage Pro Street Photos From The Street Machine Nationals!

(Photos by BS forum member DragBike425) – The last gallery of 1980s pro street photos from the famous Street Machine Nationals in Du Quoin, Illinois was a big smash hit so we’re back for...

The F1 Track That Wasn’t: How Korea Wound Up With The Race Track And How It’s Started A Racing Culture

(Lead Photo: New York Times) In October 2010 the Korea International Circuit hosted it’s first F1 race. The course had been built with the promise that it would be on the F1 circuit, that...

Watch An FIA Racing Big Rig Powerslide Its Way Through A European Hill Climb

(Editor’s Note: I ran this video on Saturday as part of our weekend content but  it is so damned good I’m running it again today to help you perk up on a Monday morning!) It is Saturday,...

This Nissan GT-R Launches Hard…Not Off The Line, But Over The Barrier!

The Nissan GT-R may have not been designed as a drag racer, but when you combine the twin-turbo 3.8L V6 with a brilliant all-wheel-drive system and a launch control system that can best be described...

This Incredible Video Of A Funny Car Hitting The Tree Reminds Us How Tough These Are To Drive

We have not idea how we missed this video for more than a year and it seems that most everyone else has missed it, too. In this clip you’ll see driver Ron Deedy commence a burnout in a Firebird...

Chatsworth Street Racing Crash: What We Know And How The Community Is Responding

The scene played out exactly as you’d expect it to: a highly worked over Nissan GT-R in the right lane, a Shelby Mustang with a reported $100,000 in modifications in the left lane, a crowd of...

Mini-Jeep Off Road Racing In The Netherlands Looks Like A Blast! (Video)

Like us, when you see this video you’re wheels will start turning and you’ll be trying to figure out how to build one of these bad ass little mini-Jeeps that are tearing around a dirt...

Ebay Find: A 1935 International Harvester C35 Armored Truck…And One Of The Strangest Photo Sets We’ve Seen Yet To Sell A Truck

Finding an 80-year-old armored truck on eBay is sweet. Finding a fully restored one that is running, driving and as gorgeous as this truck is a needle in a haystack, and finding one with documented...

Gearhead Americana: Another Great Load Of Vintage Gas Station Photos From Decades Past – So Cool

It was a week ago that I posted a collection of images that I had found at the Library Congress photo archive and since those got a great response, I decided to crank up the way back machine again...