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Category Archive: BangShift Galleries, Gallery

NHRA Le Grand National Sanair More Historic And Never Before Published Photos! Epic Linda Vaughn Shots Inside!

  (Photos by Bob Boudreau) – So this is one of those “quality over quantity” galleries. Why? Well there are two sequences of photos we have actually removed from this gallery...

KingSpeed Race And Repair Open House: Food And Friends Before The Races!

KingSpeed Race and Repair is such an unassuming building most of the time. There’s a sign out front, there might be a truck or two within sight, but overall you wouldn’t expect to see a...

Jegs NHRA SPORTSNationals 2017: Our Final Gallery From The All-Sportsman Showdown!

Many people picture Top Fuel dragsters and Funny Cars when NHRA is mentioned, and I can’t say that I blame them. If you’ve ever been near either one of those monsters when they launch and...

Awesome Historic Photos From New England Dragway – Classic Garlits, Sportsman Cars, Etc

This weekend is the 2017 NHRA New England Nationals at New England Dragway in Epping, New Hampshire. Because to that we’re back with another installment of bad ass photos from the 1970s. These...

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Jegs NHRA SPORTSNationals 2017 Gallery: More Sportsman Racing Goodness From Beech Bend!

By sheer luck, the weather that was expected to spoil the fun of the Jegs NHRA SPORTSNationals at Beech Bend had all the ferocity of a kitten mewling. Things might not have looked cheery at first...

JEGS NHRA SPORTSNationals 2017 Gallery: All-Sportsman Racing From Kentucky!

Sportsman-only drag racing at Beech Bend on a gorgeous late Spring day…if you can find me a better way to kill a few hours, have at it. The JEGS NHRA SPORTSNationals race brings together the...

Never Before Seen Photos From The 1978 NHRA Le GrandNational! Linda Vaughn, Snake, Garlits, More!

(Photos by Bob Boudreau) – We’ve reveled in Bob Boudreau’s cool photos from 1970s NHRA drag races for the last several months. After the last gallery Bob had mentioned that his...

1973 NHRA SummerNats – Photos Of Funnies, Top Fuel, Pro Stocks, and More!

(Photos by Bob Boudreau) – Oh, the SummerNationals. This is one of the most historic and heralded races on the NHRA tour. E-Town stands as one of the major tap roots that continue to anchor the...

2017 GoodGuys Music City Mayhem And 12th Annual Nashville Nationals Gallery: In The Shadow Of The Stadium, They Gather…

Nissan Stadium, home of the Tennessee Titans, had a much different rumble taking place on this Saturday afternoon. The 12th annual GoodGuys Nashville Nationals and the Music City Mayhem autocross...

2017 NMCA Bluegrass Nationals Gallery – Come Hell Or High Water, Racing Will Go Down In Kentucky!

I knew a week out that the NMCA Bluegrass Nationals was going to have a rough go of it at Beech Bend Raceway. Bowling Green’s weather has been a grab-bag of storms and sun, and the weather...

2017 Spring Throwdown In T-Town: Doorslammer Action In Tulsa! Awesome Cars and Racing

(Photos by Bad Brad Klaassen) – If you watched BangShift’s LIVE streaming coverage of the 2017 Spring Throwdown in T-Town you know how bad ass a race it was. The opening salvo of the...

From The Rodder’s Journal Vault: Incredible Vintage Photos And The Stories Behind Them

Sincere thanks to the staff at The Rodder’s Journal for sharing these amazing images. We’re going to let them do the talking on this one! Vintage Photos from The Rodder’s Journal One of...

Roadtrippin’: Exploring A Closed Down Salvage Yard Still Filled With Gearhead Gold

(Words and photos by Scott Liggett) – This past weekend, a buddy and I jumped into my ’64 Galaxie 500 to see how it would hold up on a road trip. Tour Nebraska is coming up soon and I...

Holley LSFest West 2017 – Here’s Our Last Look Back At The First One Ever!

(Photos by Cole Reynolds) – The best thing about a multi-faceted event like Holley LSFest West 2017 is the fact that you can show up with a car you have done one automotive activity in a bunch...