Category Archive: 1320 Drag News, 1320 Spotlight, BangShift 1320

1972 NHRA Sanair – New Never Before Published Photos From The Race, Cars, Stars, History In Living Color!

(Photos by Bob Boudreau) – It was a while back that Bob Boudreau was generous enough to share some of his awesome photos from the 1972 NHRA national event at Sanair Super Speedway in Canada...

Historic Drag Video: Garlits Does England Circa 1976 — An Awesome Look At Big Daddy In The Mid-1970s!

We never tire of finding old drag racing films and sharing them with you. Why? It is like bringing some history back to life. This time it is a two part video showing Don Garlits taking on all comers...

Leah Ochs Suffers A Hard Hit In The Lead Sled Wagon In Texas – She Is OK, Wagon Hammered

(Video Credit: NXGonzoVideo channel YT) – The Lead Sled wagon is a fan favorite wherever it shows up to run. Last weekend it happened to be at the Texas Motorplex for the Redemption No Prep...

Awesome Historic Drag Photos: Super Stock Nationals At York US30 Dragway Circa 1972/73

(Photos by Thomas Sayers) – York US30 Dragway stood as one of the great hot spots of the drag racing world for a period of nearly 20 years. The track was an airport that would suspend...

Dyno Rip: Watch And Listen To Aaron Strong’s Holley EFI’d NHRA Pro Stock Engine Pull To 10,500

Aaron Strong has been an NHRA comp eliminator competition in Division 6 for some time and last year he made the move to pro stock, making his debut during the Western Swing in Sonoma. Like many...

NHRA Sanair 1972: The Vintage Photos From This Historic Race Continue!

(Photos by Bob Boudreau) – The cool thing about these photos from the 1972 NHRA Le Grandnational at Sanair Super Speedway outside of Montreal, Canada is that they have some big time historical...

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...

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...

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...

This Outside Car Video Of Benjamin Board’s Wild Ride Shows How Crazy It Got And His Awesome Top End Driving Job

The other day we showed you in-car video of Benjamin Board’s crazy pro mod ride at the 2017 Throwdown in T-Town. Urban Hillbilly Action Videos released their out-of-car video and it really...

Here’s What The First 3-Second Run On A 275 Radial Tire Looked Like – Smooth As Glass!

(Video Credit: FreeLife Films YouTube) – It is always cool when you see someone achieve a goal that they are working their fingers to the bone for. Ziff Hudson had been the the man closest to...

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...

Here’s What A Bad Day In A Fuel Altered Looks Like – Wild Video From Georgia

(Video credit: NitroArtVideo YouTube Channel) – They are among the hardest things to drive in the sport of drag racing and they are among the greatest things to watch. Fuel Altereds developed...