Category Archive: Apex Spotlight, Autocross / Pro Touring, BangShift Galleries

NMCA West Street Car Nationals Autocross Action Photos

(Photos by Cole Reynolds) The third race of the NMCA West series at Auto Club Dragway in Fontana was action packed, with lots of cars on the property. In addition to the drag racing action you expect...

LS Fest 2016: Speed, Steering And Stopping…The Baer Brakes/Super Chevy 3S Challenge!

Speed, steering and stopping. Sounds easy, right? That’s the basic rundown of racing…you get up to speed as fast as possible, corner without balling the car up, and stop before you test...

Autocross Action From Holley’s LS Fest 2016 Starts Right Here

The best of the best are on site at Holley’s LS Fest in Bowling Green Kentucky, going for the overall championship that rewards the one car who’s driver put it through all the paces...

Drifting Action From Holley’s LS Fest Right Here! Tire Smoke And Carnage Baby

We’re not huge drifting fans here at BangShift.com, but we do have to admit that being sideways and smoking the tires is a good time no matter who you are. And the drifting action at...

Ha Ha, We’re At LS Fest And You Aren’t: Check Out What You Are Missing!

Wow, we just went there. Sorry. It’s hard not to give you a hard time about LS Fest, because it happens every year in September and you should know that by now. Plus, did you see this stick...

More LS Fest Photo Coverage: It’s Bigger And Better Than Every Before!

We’ve told you just how cool Holley LS Fest really is, and we’re not blowing smoke up your butt. Folks that attend for the first time are hooked, and make sure that every September they...

Holley LS Fest 2016 Is On, And Here Is Our First Gallery Of Photos!

We’ve been doing Holley LS Fest since it’s inception, and can tell you that it is unlike any other event you’ll attend. LS Fest isn’t about any one of the many events...

More Killer Cars From The 2nd Annual Goodguys/Speedway Motors Day In The Hay – Nebraska Fun!

(Photos by Scott Liggett) – When Scott Liggett moved from southern California to Nebraska he had to have been wondering what the car culture shock would have been like, right? After all, SoCal...

Hot-Lapping In The Heat: Check Out Our Gallery From Optima’s Search For The Ultimate Street Car 2016 at NCM Motorsports Park!

When Bowling Green, Kentucky, gets hot in the summer, it doesn’t just get hot…it’s that sticky, sweaty, funky kind of hot that makes you sweat in the shade as your sunscreen sweats...

Time Killer: A Massive Treasure Trove of Vintage Late 1960s Trans Am Photos

One of the most romanticized periods in American racing is the late 1960s. Drag Racing was huge, stock car racing featured the wild winged warriors on America’s super speedways and on the road...

Sunny SoCal Weather And Bitchin Hot Rods At Goodguys Del Mar Nationals

We’re at the Goodguys Del Mar Nationals enjoying amazing sunny SoCal weather, and a boat load of bitchin hot rods while I announce and Daphne runs the computer at the Goodguys Autocross. Day...

Hotchkis Autocross Takes Over At NMCA West Finals In Fontana

We got there at exactly the wrong time, as the lunch break was just about to start, but the Hotchkis Autocross was on like Donkey Kong this weekend in Fontana! While we were over running on the...

LS Fest 2015 Quick Gallery: Racing In The Rain On The Autocross Course At Beech Bend

On Friday, everything started off nice. Temperatures were pushing towards the “hot” end of the scale but unlike most events at Beech Bend, it wasn’t sweltering. The autocross course...

LS Fest 2015 Gallery: American Powertrain Track-X At NCM Motorsports Park

Not all of the action at the 2015 LS Fest is not happening on the grounds of Beech Bend Raceway. This year is the first year that the National Corvette Museum’s Motorsports Park has been...