Category Archive: 1320 Videos, BangShift 1320

Easter Egg: A 1970 Promotional Film From Great Lakes Dragaway and Bristol By Schlitz Beer!

This video, produced by the Schlitz Beer company is called, “Drag  Race U.S.A” and it examines the sport of drag racing at what was arguably the height of popularity in 1970. In fact,...

Crazy Video: Watch This Aussie Jet Dragster Pilot Daniel Miocevich Wreck At 270mph and Walk Away

When Daniel Miocevich strapped into the Aftershock jet dragster at the Perth Motorplex recently he was not expecting the car to live up to its name, literally. Miocevich was on a normal and speedy...

NHRA Hosting x275 Category At Upcoming New England Nationals – Local Team To Take On Out Of Town Racers!

With the announcement that the small tire stars of the Redemption No Prep series would be running a Friday showcase at the upcoming Houston NHRA national event, there’s more news of the...

Fun Video: Look Through These Clear Valve Covers To Watch Rocker Arms Working At Idle

(Video Credit: Victory Red Colorado Channel) – We love videos like this. Nothing crazy fancy, nothing over the top, just pure gearheaded entertainment. What you are going to see is pretty...

Today Is 4/13 – Let’s Watch Some Chrysler 413 Videos To Celebrate!

The Chrysler 413 is an interesting engine because it lived a long life in multiple roles and a very wide range of equipment. Hot rodders like to think about the hot rodded Max Wedge 413 (that gave...

Cool Video: Motorcycle Dirt Drags Action – From Nitro Bikes To Screaming Four Cylinders!

It is a weird thing to think about but we’d hazard to say that the majority of motorcycle racing happens on dirt and it has been happening on dirt since the beginning. Think about the legendary...

Watch Awesome Footage of Garrett Turbochargers Exploding in Super Slow Motion

When a reader sent a tip email to us yesterday with the first line containing several expletives regarding the coolness of this video, we knew it was going to be good. According to the description,...

Happy 4/10! No We’re Not Talking Sprint Car Engines, Rather A Pair Of Forgotten Oldies From The MEL and FE Families

We’re here with a pair of blue oval products that were both short-lived and while of the same displacement they were not related at all. Interestingly Ford produced a 410ci of the MEL engine...

Watch This 255hp Rated Stock Eliminator 350 Spin To Nearly 7,600 RPM, Make Nearly 500 lb/ft And Close To 500hp?!

If you are unfamiliar with NHRA or IHRA stock eliminator racing, cars are classed by using a formula that takes the cars weight divided by the advertised horsepower of the engine combo from the...

In Argentina They Put The Motors Inside Their Chevys….Literally Inside Their Chevys

I love falling down the various worm holes that the internet opens up for me because I get to share stuff with all of you that otherwise we’d collectively never know about. Take these videos...

Hellacious Dyno Video: A Twin Turbo 481x Pro Mod Engine On The Dyno At Darren Mayer Performance Engineering

We’ve been showing you some engine videos this week ranging from old chuffing stationaries to some wicked drag race engines. Well those engines are going to look like a couple of pea shooters...

4/09 Dyno Videos: Watch A Pair Of Vintage Chevy 409 Mills Make Beautiful Noise On The Pump!

Today is 4/09 and that means it is time to recognize one of the great Chevy mills of high performance lore. Of all the engines that have risen to legendary status long after their production run...

A Neon SRT-4 Engine On 35psi Of Boost In A Mini-Van Makes For The Greatest Burnout Machine Ever

(By Jay Mazzotta) – Under no circumstances does anyone ever find a mini-van cool unless maybe you’re planning on driving the neighborhood on a pub crawl. Then again, if it was a complete...

The Saturday Shift: Watch This Lenco Equipped, 588ci NA Chrysler Powered, Top Sportsman Rocket Run 7s At Atco

I’ll admit it. I was in a Lenco kind of mood this week when it came to Parting Shift videos because it has been a while since we have featured a driver ripping the levers on the way down the...