Category Archive: Apex Video, BangShift APEX, CHEVY

The 2018 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE Can Run The Nurburgring In 7:16.04 – Here’s The Gear-Banging In-Car Proof!

When Chevrolet ran a standard sixth-gen Camaro ZL1 around the Nurburgring Nordschliefe in 7:29.60, many were quick to praise it. That’s a brutally fast time for a sub-$100K car, let alone one...

Must See Car TV – A Look Back At Crime Story, One Of The Best Car Casts Ever

(By Greg Rourke) – Back in 1986 one of the better television series ever debuted as a made for tv movie, Crime Story. Since when do we review old TV shows on BangShift? When they are full of...

Ride With Mike Hawthorn As He Laps Le Mans In A D-Type Jag Circa 1956! With Commentary

This could be the single coolest video we have ever posted here at BangShift and we have posted literally thousands. Shot in 1956, this is 1955 Le Mans champion Mike Hawthorn, then a factory Jaguar...

Awesome V8 Fury At The LeMans Classic – Monzas, Mopars, and Fords! Watch!

While the American Le Mans efforts of the 1960s get all the credit because they were “successful” and “won the race” there were some cars from the USA that competed in the...

Morning Symphony: The Rothsmans Group B Porsche 911 Being Used As Intended

Recently, Porsche came out and basically said that they were going on the offensive against automotive value speculators and investment purchasers. Why? Because they hate the fact that people got...

Fantastic Video – 8 Meters: Triumph, Tragedy, and a Photo Finish At Le Mans

It is one of the most iconic moments in American motorsports history. It is one of the most iconic photos in American motorsports history, but we’re guessing there’s things you...

Ride With Paul Dallenbach As He Roars Up Pikes Peak In A Nutso Open Wheel, V8 Powered Unlimited Entry

Many people know the name Wally Dallenbach from his years as a successful professional racing driver in a couple of disciplines. While his brother Paul may not be quite as familiar a name, he should...

The Car Bros Are Back! The Final Race Is A Hilarious Parody Of Every Modern Car Chase Cliche

We pretty much geek out every time The Car Bros make a new video because their work is witty, hilarious, and generally awesome. This time they’re back with a film called The Final Race and it...

Awesome Video: This Big Wreck At The 1984 Talladega IROC Race Had Derek Bell Fuming!

Old school IROC racing was awesome. Sure, by the time the thing had petered out the series was a shell of its former self, but if you want to argue with the 1984 Talladega IROC race field you have...

This 1977 Dodge Aspen vs Chevy Nova Promotional Film Is A Sad Window Into Cars Of That Era

As much as we joke and shake our heads at the cars of the late 1970s, there’s still some real entertainment value in watching videos like this which manufacturers made to showcase their cars...

Ride With Nick Mason of Pink Floyd As He Races His Classic Ferrari 512 Up Goodwood!

This video is cool for the stuff you can see AND the stuff you cannot. For starters you CAN see the hands attached to the arms of Nick Mason of Pink Floyd. Mason is a huge car guy and has an...

Video and The History Of Duke Nalon’s Rocket Assisted 1940s Indy Car Are Amazing!

Just ahead of the 1946 Indy 500, Chicagoan Duke Nalon did what any sensible racer would do to pull an extra few miles per hour from his race car: He strapped a 40-pound solid fuel rocket to it....

Running This Honda Powered Go Kart On Ice Looks Like High Speed Fun!

Well this thing is just awesome. A man-sized go kart with a Honda Interceptor V4 engine that makes about 100hp, a six speed transmission, full suspension, and all the robust quality you can get when...

Destroyer: The Merc9 Is A 555ci Kaase Ford Powered 1971 Mercury Cyclone That Started In NASCAR And Now Mangles Road Courses (Video)

(Photo credit: Merc9.com) – BangShifter Todd Staege gets the credit for tipping us off to one of the most awesome road racing cars we have ever seen in the form of the absolutely evil Merc9, a...