Fellow Racer Remembers His Mentor Ernie Pereira, 200 MPH Club Member, Belly Tank Racer, And Overall Land Racing Bad Ass.

(Words by Robert Dalton, Photos provided by Robert Dalton) Robert Dalton is the owner and driver of the “Flash Point” Streamliner, and a guy who has become a good friend of ours over the...

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Start The Week Of Right With Hot Rods From The Goodguys Summer Get-Together

We’ve got tons of photos from the Goodguys Summer Get-Together in Pleasanton, and we figured there was no better way to start off the week than with killer photos of hot rods in the sun in...

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Our Photo Coverage From The NMCA West Race In Fontana Continues

(Photos by Cole Reynolds) Yesterday we shared a gallery of photos from the NMCA West in Fontana last weekend. Today we’ve got a second gallery, featuring autocross and some drag racing...

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Autocross And Drag Racing Photos From The NMCA At AutoClub Dragway In Fontana

(Photos by Cole Reynolds) When the NMCA comes north to Fontana for a weekend of racing at the AutoClub Dragway that means drag racing, and autocross action, throughout the weekend. Big and Small tire...

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These Tips Will Help You Weld Chromoly Tubing Like A Pro, Thanks To Tips From Bentley Garner

The welders in my shop are blue, as in Miller, and not only do I prefer the power of blue for my welding projects, but I also find their YouTube Channel to be FULL of great videos. Training videos,...

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This Flared Datsun 240Z Would Be Pro Touring Fun Like None Other

There is something so cool about Datsun Z cars, and there always has been. No matter whether stock, on the dragstrip with big tires out back, or with giant flares and super wide tires, they are all...

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Ride With Rhys Millen As He Rips Up Pikes Peak In His Time Attack Hyundai Genesis!

Let’s take a moment and appreciate two things that have our respect in full: Rhys Millen and Pikes Peak. Millen is a driver in the top-tier percentile. The man can make any task behind the...

The Ultimate Car Drive/Review: Running A Rally-Prepared Audi With The Owner In The Passenger Seat!

I don’t know about you, readers, but unless there is an outstanding reason for such an event to happen (like being drunk, in massive pain, or being dangerously tired) I find that being driven...

2017 LA Roadster Show: We’re Not Done Yet By A Long Shot – More Photo Fun

The 2017 LA Roadster Show was huge. We have run half a dozen photo galleries now and there are still plenty more to come from the event. We happened to be talking to some guys over the weekend that...

Morning Symphony: An Opel Kadett Mashed Up With A 1990s ZR-1 Corvette And A Flat Plane Crank LT-5

A flat-plane crankshaft can really change up how a V8 engine behaves. Ask anybody who has heard…or better yet, driven…a new Mustang Shelby GT350. They rev like none other and sound...

Watch Two 350 Supermodifieds Tangle And Rip Down The Fence At Star Speedway In New Hampshire

We’re taking you to a favorite little short track of ours known as Star Speedway in Epping, New Hampshire. Located (literally) about two miles down the road from New England Dragway, it is a...

The Way It Should Have Been: This Ex-Group A Toyota Celica Rally Machine Makes The Regular Car Look Weak!

“Rally Rocket” brings up some correlating images for anyone who knows what rally racing is. Scenes like watching Colin McRae making a Subaru Impreza fly, or watching Tommi Mäkinen making...

2017 LA Roadster Show Coverage: The Photo Onslaught Continues – Check These Out!

We’re just loving these images from the 2017 LA Roadster Show. Why? It’s fun in the sun with what looks like about half a gazillion cars, that’s why! In this collection of photos we...

The 2018 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE Can Run The Nurburgring In 7:16.04 – Here’s The Gear-Banging In-Car Proof!

When Chevrolet ran a standard sixth-gen Camaro ZL1 around the Nurburgring Nordschliefe in 7:29.60, many were quick to praise it. That’s a brutally fast time for a sub-$100K car, let alone one...

This Four-Speed Equipped 1973 Pontiac GTO Is A Large and Rare Bird – Late Muscle Coolness

Late muscle cars are growing on us. Seriously. A few years ago we would not have given a second thought, glance, or care about a ’em. Now? Now we’re kind of interested because the cars...

2017 LA Roadster Show Coverage: Roadsters, Racers, Coupes VWs and More!

You may think that because the show is called the LA Roadster show that’s all you’d see at the Pomona Fairplex but you’d be very, very wrong about that. As we have showed you in the...

Must See Car TV – A Look Back At Crime Story, One Of The Best Car Casts Ever

(By Greg Rourke) – Back in 1986 one of the better television series ever debuted as a made for tv movie, Crime Story. Since when do we review old TV shows on BangShift? When they are full of...

This 1973 Camaro May Be The Most Original One Left On Earth – Bonus Desert Patina For No Extra Charge

Outside of the air in the tires, this well-worn, completely original 1973 Camaro is as delivered from the factory. The original 350ci small block is still there, the original jack is in the trunk, no...

Ever Seen A 1973 Ford Torino Station Wagon? This One Is Cool, But It Needs Some Help

Maybe I have simply lived a sheltered life but until I happened upon this 1973 Ford Torino station wagon, I had never actually seen one before. The thing is huge and its curves and general shape seem...

Ride With Mike Hawthorn As He Laps Le Mans In A D-Type Jag Circa 1956! With Commentary

This could be the single coolest video we have ever posted here at BangShift and we have posted literally thousands. Shot in 1956, this is 1955 Le Mans champion Mike Hawthorn, then a factory Jaguar...