Category Archive: Apex Online Find, BangShift APEX

This 1966 Wolseley Hornet MKII Is A Factory Spruced Up Mini And We Think It Needs To Be Hot Rodded

We love trolling the eBay “other makes” listings because undoubtedly we’ll see something we have never heard of, dreamed of, or knew about before. In this case, the car is called a...

Midget Engines For Sale: Sawed In Half 350ci Chevy Blocks, Heads, And A Tiny Blower – V4 Awesomeness

Sometimes the simple solution is the right solution. In the case of these V4 midget engines, the proof is in the pudding. Using small block Chevy blocks and cylinder heads sawed in half, specially...

Funny Craigslist Ad For 1980s Motorcycle Crap Is The Most Boston Thing You Will Read All Day

If you read this ad using the completely over the top and ridiculous accent used by the guys in the popular “Hoppah” television commercials you will truly sound like someone speaking...

This Great Craigslist Ad For A 1977 Pontiac Grand Prix Actually Makes Us Want To Buy The Barge

Some people are born to sell stuff and the dude listing this 1977 Pontiac Grand Prix on Criagslist is one of them. Do you know what’s appealing about a 1977 Pontiac Grand Prix? Exactly, we...

Craigslist Find: A 1968 Lola T-160 Can Am Racer That We Want To Own

When my buddy Dannie Pinard sent me this Craigslist item, he also sent it with some note about being a TV star now and that I should be able to buy this thing. I WISH!!! This 1968 Lola T-160 is...

Ebay Find: Factory-Built Dodge SRT-4 SCCA T2 Race Car

Old race cars are cool, I don’t care what they are. If it’s got a history to it and is legitimate, I’m all about it. In the case of this particular Dodge Neon SRT-4 ACR, I’m...

This 1950s Velorex Three Wheeler Micro-Car Has The Heart Of A Modern Sport Bike – Sleeper or Creeper?

This is likely the first vehicle we have ever highlighted on BangShift that has a body which actually snaps onto the car. Oh, probably the first we have ever showed that has a body apparently made of...

This Mustang Nosed LTD Packs A Blown Ford Small Block And A Mysterious History

I wish like hell I could claim to be the guy who found this car but I can’t. That honor is bestowed upon Powermaster’s JR Richmond. He was surfing the high seas of Copart and when he saw...

This 1927 Ford Model T Racer Is An Amazingly Preserved Piece Of Racing History – Barn Find Perfection That Wears The Past With Pride

Fresh off a weekend of land speed competition wit the ECTA that showcased everything from the latest engine technology in the world today to steam power that reminiscent of what the world would have...

A Piece Of Racing History: The Letter That Killed Group B Rally

Group B rally was brutally fast, highly exciting, and exceptionally dangerous. Not because of the cars so much-there were many talented drivers who could wrangle these psychotic vehicles-but because...

There’s a Company Converting Smart Cars Into 50-State Road Legal Golf Karts – Smart-Karts Are Brilliant

We’ve all looked at a Smart car and thought to ourselves, “Man, that thing is no bigger than a damned golf kart!” Well, a company in Florida has decided to make that statement a...

This 1927 Leo Monnin Speedster Is A Hot Rod From The Era Before The Term Existed – Amazing History For Sale

It may sound completely nuts but every muscled up, hairy, bellowing car on Drag Week this year owes its existence to machines like this one. Why? Because if guys like Leo Monnin had not build hot...

BangShift ‘Ute Battle: This 1997 BMW 328i ‘Ute Blows MacTaggart’s Junk 5th Avenue Right Off The Map

Earlier today, McTaggart posted breathlessly about this 1985 Chrysler Fifth Avenue ‘Ute (click to see it) and it makes sense that he did that because Bryan McTaggart is in love with the...

This IROC-Z Is A Turbo Buick Powered Monster In Disguise – The Car Chevy Should Have Built

This one has really been flying around the internet for the last few days and deservedly so. The car is a nice, clean third generation Camaro of the IROC-Z variety that is packing a hot rodded Buick...