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

Ride Along With Pro Mod Racer Benjamin Board On A Wall Banging Pass At Tulsa

The world of pro mod racing had advanced at an incredible rate even over just the last few years. Why? Manufacturers of chassis and power components continue to drive technology. Ben Board is a...

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...

The DeMarco Radial vs The World Buick Is For Sale – Want A Proved 3.80s Commodity?

If you love G-bodies and you love Radial vs The World or other forms of small tire racing, the literal car of your dreams is for sale. David DeMarco has decided to sell the Buick Grand National that...

Project Weapon X Update: Some Unexpected and Unwanted Curveballs Strike The Build

(By Robert Williams) – 6 weeks into the Weapon X build and here’s where it stands… After writing and sending Part 1, I lost my work assistant Craig, due to a serious injury to one...

The Other Monster Run From NHRA Topeka ’93 – Ride With Chuck Etchells For The First Funny Car 4

The late Chuck Etchells notched his name into the stone tablet of funny car history back in 1993 when he became the first driver to punch his way into the four second zone in a nitro funny car. On a...

Back In 1993 Jim Epler Ripped The Heartland Park Topeka Quarter Mile At 300mph For The First Time In A Funny Car (Video)

This weekend I’ll be a yellin’ and a screamin’ at Heartland Park Topeka one of the finest drag strips in the country. This is a place that came back from literal death a couple of...

Watch Lizzy Musi Make The Quickest Pro Nitrous Pass Of All-Time Next To Melanie Salemi’s Blistering Blown Run

(Video Credit: TheRacingVids YouTube Channel) – Now THIS is a drag race! Nitrous vs Blown pro mod action featuring two of the quickest door-slammin’ ladies on the planet, Lizzy Musi and...

Street Car Takeover Indy Coverage: The Popular Series Loads Up The Historic Strip!

(Words and photos by Jacob Marshall) – Even if I lived under a rock, I would have still known Street Car Takeover was in Indy. When I was eating my waffles downtown on Saturday, I was graced...

Spring Fling Galot: Our Final Load Of Drag Racing Action Photos From The Big Buck Bash!

(Photos by David Whealon) – When bracket racing exploded in popularity in the 1970s as an answer to the escalating costs of heads up class racing no one could have foreseen the sport as it is...

Sportsman Drag Action: K&N Spring Fling Galot! Big Money Bracket Racing In North Carolina

(Photos by David Whealon) – The world of big money bracket racing is booming again and one of the reasons is because of two guys. Kyle Seipel and Peter Biondo have truly captured lightning in...

Video: Here’s What Spending A Day With Kalitta Motorsports Looks Like

This video rules on a couple of levels. Firstly it rules because we get to spend some quality time with the Kalitta Motorsports team and their fleet of nitro powered race cars. Secondly it rules...

Watch Larry Morgan’s Wild Slip and Slide Pro Mod Ride From Atlanta – Tire Shake Makes Things Weird Quick

Larry Morgan had a bit of a wild ride for himself during J&A Service Pro Mod Eliminations at the NHRA Southern Nationals last weekend. Morgan is driving the Brad Anderson owned and tuned...

The Legend Of Roy Hill – This Long Form Interview With Hill Is Great! Petty, Illiteracy, Success, and Secrets

Roy Hill is one of drag racing’s most interesting characters. He grew up in poverty and discovered the sport in the early 1960s. He managed to fake a birth certificate and get his...

2017 FE Race and Reunion Coverage: More Classic and Muscle Bound Fords From Beaver Springs

(Words and photos by Joe Grippo) – If you wanted a break from the on-track action, the midway had Jay Brown’s FE Power and Barry Robotnick’s Survival Motorsports and their bad ass parts...