Category Archive: 1320 Videos, BangShift 1320, FORD

Holy Freakshow! This Homebuilt Hot Rod Packs Twin Big-Block Fords And Straight Moves!

The twin 429 cubic inch Fords that power this freakshow of a hot rod might be the third most interesting thing about Littrell Family Racing. This is just one vehicle out of a fleet of race machines...

Drag History Gallery: More Fantastic Photos From The 1978 NHRA Le GrandNational At Sanair!

(Photos by Bob Boudreau) –  The racing action photos are beyond awesome, there’s never before seen Linda Vaughn photos in here to dozens of  other awesome cars to boot. If you like old...

The Run: Watch An Underground Racing Lamborghini Run 250mph In The Half Mile!

Being the head timer of a standing mile racing organization myself (the ECTA) I have seen my fair share of stuff run fast thorough the lights in 5,280ft. I have never, nor has anyone else seen a...

The Pilgrimage Is Coming: NHRA New England Nationals X275 Shootout Is Next Week – The Mod Father Joins The Fray!

After a successful Friday of fun in Houston with Shannon Morgan’s Redemption No Prep racers, the NHRA is back at it next week in Epping, New Hampshire during the New England Nationals at New...

Nitro Fueled Mishaps Video: Here’s What Happens When The Most Volatile Race Fuel On Earth Goes Bad

The title of this video is “Don’t Play With Nitro!” and frankly there has never been more sage advice given by anyone over the years. Here you are going to see some of the craziest...

Back In 1996 Tony Pedregon Accidentally Unhooked His Seat Belts As He Was Pulling The Parachutes – Wild Video!

I went looking for this video as a result of two conversations over the last three days. The first was with Tony Pedregon himself as we were in the television booth at the NHRA Heartland Nationals...

Pricing And Options For Challenger Demon Announced – Seats Are A Buck! Demon Crate Is A Buck!

Well we now know that you can be driving a Challenger Demon for right around $86,000 if you’d like it the way it comes or about $100,000 if you want to load it with the available options that...

Want To See What 1950s Drag Racing REALLY Looked Like? This Footage From Akron, Ohio Is Amazing

It is always kind of miraculous when we find video like the one you will see below. Why? What are the chances some kid that shot a bunch of film at a couple of Akron, Ohio area drag races more than a...

This Pontiac Firebird Hooks Harder At A No Prep Race Than Many Guys Do On A Perfect Track!

We have come to expect certain things out of videos that are taking during no prep races, right? Sideways runs, tons of steering, wall to wall action, massive wheelies…wait, what? Yeah, in the...

Modified Elimintaor Bliss From The 1976 NHRA SportsNationals at Beech Bend Raceway In Bowling Green, Kentucky

Every time I darken the timing tower door at Beech Bend Raceway in Bowling Green, Kentucky, I think of all the ghosts of the thousands of cars that had clamored down the drag strip. Because of this,...

It’s Killin’ Time! Stevie Fast Jackson Takes First NHRA Pro Mod Win In Topeka!

By his own account, this is the biggest most important race win of Stevie Fast Jackson’t career. The final round re-match from the NHRA Atlanta race saw Jackson looking over to see Mike...

Check Out The Final Race For Nostalgia Muscle Car At The NMCA Bluegrass Nationals – Too Close!

After days of downpours that varied between a gentle shower and the kind of rain that would have Noah running around yelling, “I told you so!”, the NMCA Bluegrass Nationals finally got a...

Bumper Dragging Small Tire Nova: David Holtgrew’s Wheelstand At The Battle Grudge Race

It sounds weird to say, but there are times on a dragstrip when too much bite actually does exist, and David Holtgrew experienced it first had when his cool small tire Nova stood up at the hit during...

This 1967 Shelby GT500 Mustang Clone Is One Bad Ass Hot Rod

I’m a Chevrolet fan. A diehard Chevrolet fan. And if I was going to own a Ford, a Maverick or Pinto would be the first two on my list. But coming in third would be a 1967 or 1968 Mustang...