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Author Archive: Bryan McTaggart

Corvette Coverage: Mystery Car Unveiled! And It Is…

The silver cover draped over the shell of a car that I could not figure out. One guy got booted out of the museum the day before yesterday for trying to take a peek. The shape was kind of Corvette,...

With Friends Like These, Who Needs Enemies? Watch As Chris Forsberg Gets Tased While Drifting!

The Taser is meant to be a security device meant to deter an attacker. Instead the handheld device is responsible for more friendships being ruined than Jenga, King’s Cup and a new girlfriend...

Question Of The Day: The National Corvette Museum Is Opening Up Their New Racetrack Tomorrow And Is Holding A Three-Day Party: What Do You Want To See?

You can’t live in Bowling Green, Kentucky and not know what is going on with Corvettes. From the evil car-eating sinkhole to a certain silver ’75 that was abandoned behind Holley’s...

Ferrari Sends Cease-And-Desist Letters To Deadmau5 Over His “Purrari”

Ferrari as a company acts like owning their car is a gift given to you by the Mafia. If the model is particularly rare (or is intended to be rare) you have to be invited personally by the company for...

Racing Carnage: R32 Golf Tries To Drive Through a Honda S2000 At Nurburgring

Utilization of  the Nurburgring Nordschliefe, Rule 3: Vehicles must drive on the right, in particular when overtaken, on crests, in bends or in case of breakdown. Regulations of Vehicle Speed on...

Movie Car Chase Video: A Gran Fury vs. A Grand Ville in “Short Time”

Dabney Coleman plays Burt Simpson, a Seattle detective, learns that he has a disease that will kill him within two weeks, and that the only way his family receives any benefits is if he dies within...

Unhinged: Someone Put The Kia Hamsters Back In The Cage, Please.

Before I get into the meat and potatoes of this train of thought, I will say that a Kia was the first thing I ever owned. That was in 1988, and it was a red bicycle…and I was five. The first...

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What Do You Get When You Cross Australian Touring Car and Drifting? Awesome. You Get Awesome.

We love V8 Supercars here at BangShift. Real cars (ok, more real than NASCAR) hauling serious amounts of speed around killer road courses in a land that seems to always be ready for a track...

Is It True: Has GM Finally Green-Lit A Mid-Engined Corvette?

Right as I’m about to hit the sack to rest up for tomorrow’s big opening day celebration of the track at the National Corvette Museum, my phone goes absolutely ballistic. Several friends...

Foam Party! Just Don’t Mind The Helicopters On The Floor…

When there is something leaking from the hangar bay doors where your multi-million aircraft are stored, it’s always a bad thing. Always. In the case of the Oklahoma National Guard, their bad...

Man Who Drove A Bugatti Into A Salt Marsh Pleads Guilty to Fraud, Facing 20 Years

The pelican has officially been cleared of any and all wrongdoing. Andy House, the dumbass man who intentionally drove his 2006 Bugatti Veyron into a salt marsh in Texas plead guilty to wire mail...

Ebay Find: This V8 Pinto Could Be A Lot Of Fun! Burnout Contests, Here We Come!

The Ford Pinto has one of the most maligned reputations of any car ever made. Yes, it’s known that in a hard enough rear-end collision the gas tank could be shoved into the rear axle bolts and...

This 1941 Willys Is The Last Vehicle You’d Expect To Find For Sale At A Volvo Dealership!

Volvo dealerships pride themselves on selling for a company that believes first and foremost in the safety of their customers. It’s a nice thing, if not a little dull. But Volvos have never...

Why Go For A “Mini Command Center” When We Can Have Everything Under One Roof?

Yesterday Lohnes showed you guys the Lloyd van. You remember, that German thing that looked like a Stout Scarab decided to puff itself up and look huge for the ladies. Bleeech! Nothing against the...

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