Category Archive: Apex Video, BangShift APEX

Ride Along On The Fastest Sidecar Motorcycle Lap Ever Run At The Isle Of Man TT

Anyone who competes at the Isle of Man TT falls into the thinly separated categories of brave and clinically insane but perhaps none more so than the guys running the sidecar motorcycle class. Take...

Watch Mark Stielow Run Down, Chew Up, And Blow Off, A Porsche in His Awesome Hellfire Camaro – Porsche Guy Didn’t Want Him Coming By!

Mark Stielow’s newest Camaro which he dubbed “Hellfire” is a pro touring tour de force. With 957hp under the hood, all of the accumulated years of Mark’s suspension...

Spectator Drags From Beech Ridge – Mustangs Crashing, Stock Car G-bodies, And A Sliding Yukon!

Spectator drags are the equivalent of amateur night at the local wrestling joint. Pay a few bucks hoping to win a few bucks, hop into the ring with a bunch of people who have no business being there...

When You Show Up To An Open Track Day In A Retired F1 Car You Look Like A Total Boss – Wow This Thing Is Fast!

The long and short of the story is laid out up there in the title but essentially a dude with a retired F1 car showed up to an open track day and stuck a couple of cameras on the car. Like showing up...

Listen To A BRM V16 Scream Up The Hill At Goodwood, Best Sounding (Non-Nitro Burning) Race Engine Ever

BangShift reader Jack Church sent us the tip on this cool video that was made at the 2014 Goodwood event and it is really awesome for two reasons. The first reason is the fact that we get some fun...

Morning Symphony: Drifting A Talbot Lotus Sunbeam, Chrysler’s Last Gasp In Europe

What does a Talbot hatchback have to do with Chrysler? It goes like this: Starting in the late 1950s, Chrysler started buying interests in European auto manufacturers, emulating the successes that...

Violent Wreckage Video: High Speed Figure 8 Stock Car Racing Crashes – T-Bone City!

Despite its completely insane and dangerous demeanor the sport of figure 8 racing can be profitable, meaning that racers competing in Figure 8 contests at local stock car tracks can actually win...

Thank You Internet: This Guy Put A Bathtub On A Shifter Kart Chassis And Attacked A Hillclimb

Somedays we’re at odds with the internet. Honestly, like everyone else we have days where we wonder what’s in the mind of the people who inhabit the inter web. This is not one of those...

Take A Flat Out Ride Inside A Bonkers Fast Chevron B8 Around Goodwood

The Chevron B8 may not exactly be a household name in the minds of American racing fans and we can’t blame ’em. Only 44 were built over the span of a couple years in the late 1960s. They...

Morning Symphony: Italian Music At It’s Finest, Courtesy Of An Alfa Romeo 4C with A Formula 3000 Engine!

The Alfa Romeo 4C was the test car for bringing Alfa back into the U.S. market. Built to compare to a Lotus Elise, Mazda MX-5 or other similar small, sporty little rockets, the 4C hasn’t really...

This 15-Year-Old Modifieds Driver Throw Down A Victory Smoke Show To Top Them All!

If you race, you can remember your first win. There’s no question…you remember the year, the location, the ride, all of it. Getting your first “W” is right up there with your...

The Scott Dixon Crash During Last Weekend’s Indy 500 Is One For The Ages – He Walked Away

It has turned into a carnage filled Tuesday here at BangShift and that’s likely because of the sheer volume of racing that occurred last weekend around the globe. The Scott Dixon crash during...

Best of BangShift: Watch An Old 3.2L Porsche Engine Disassemble Itself Right Down To The Block!

Stop action videos are really neat. They require a crushing amount of time and work, but the end result is always pretty neat. This video is a perfect example of that as it shows a 3.2L flat six...

Ride Along In A Screaming, Highly Modified 1971 Argentinean Chevy Nova At WFO

 You read the title and said, “WTF?” are these guys talking about, right? We didn’t know what the hell we watched when we first sat through this neat clip ourselves. The car you...