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Viva Las Vegas 2017: More Photos From The Rocking Event In The Desert

(Photos by Wes Allison) – We’re getting weird, old, cool, and interesting with this batch of photos from Viva Las Vegas 2017. Heck, just look at the front end on the car in the lead...

Viva Las Vegas 2017: Our First Batch Of Photos From This Awesome Event

(Photos by Wes Allison) – We’re back with another great year of Viva Las Vegas photo coverage! When you combine a great city with great music, culture, and cars, you get a memorable...

2017 Street Machine and Muscle Car Nationals Autocross Action – Our Last Look

(Photos by Wes Allison) – Well we have finally made it to the end of our expansive week-long photo diary from the 2017 Street Machine and Muscle Car Nationals. We showed you the display cars...

2017 Street Machine and Muscle Car Nationals: More Autocross Action In The Sea Of Cones

(Photos by Wes Allison) – When the whole Pro Touring movement got started no one could have legitimately envisioned where it would lead. What began with some guys trying to make their old cars...

2017 Street Machine and Muscle Car Nationals: Autocross Action At The Show

(Photos by Wes Allison) – So we showed you a bunch of cool cars and trucks sitting still, how about a fresh load of cars and trucks hammering through the cones?! Autocross Action, baby!...

2017 Street Machine and Muscle Car Nationals: More Fun From The Pomona Fairplex

(Photos by Wes Allison) – We are back with more fun and frivolity from the 2017 Street Machine and Muscle Car Nationals at the Pomona Fairplex. There are people that bag on this location for...

2017 Mopar Spring Fling Coverge: The Best Of The Rest At The Show

(Photos by Wes Allison) – If you think that the Mopar Spring Fling is one of those shows completely obsessed with only having the best and most rare Chrysler models ever, you are wrong. This...

Event Photos: NMCA WEST-West Coast Spring Nationals at Auto Club Dragway

(Words and Photos by Darr Hawthorne)  The NMCA WEST kicked off their West Coast Spring Nationals over the weekend at Auto Club Dragway in Fontana, California. The pits were full with all kinds of...

Goodguys Spring Nationals Scottsdale Autocross And Car Show Photos

There is no finer place to start off the Goodguys season than sunny Scottsdale Arizona, and the 2017 season opener certainly was not lacking in sunshine and warmth. With temps in the high 80’s...

BangShift What’s In The Shop Series: We Visit The Legendary Roadster Shop

(Words and photos by Bob Chiluk) – With the BangShift Windy City in the grips of middle winter and outdoor car stuff non existant,we venture out in search for more of our “What’s...

BangShift Winter Shop Tour Series: Schwartz Performance Shop Visit

(Words and photos by Bob Chiluk) – Some parts of the country are lucky enough to enjoy their cars all year round while the rest of us are locked in waiting for the ice to melt and the snow to...

2017 Boston Auto Show Gallery: Shiny New Stuff From Mild To Exotic

The Boston Auto Show is the yearly “big one” for people looking to get out and see what many of the car companies will be offering for sale in the coming years. It is a place where you...

Best of 2016: BoatShift: This Collection Of Historic Hot Rod Boats At Disney’s Boathouse Blew Us Out Of The Water

So back in December, Kerri and I took the boys to Disney World for a few days of rest and relaxation as well as rides. My wife loves the place, my kids love the place, and since I’m allowed to...

SEMA 2016 Gallery: The Cars Of The Optima Ultimate Street Car Challenge

With no doubt, if you are a gearhead in Las Vegas, the SEMA week has been your primary focus and the Las Vegas Convention Center has been your home away from home, but once SEMA Ignited is finished...