Category Archive: Apex Video, BangShift APEX

Watch Jim Rockford And His Trusty Firebird Out Fox The Gnarly Hot Rodded Corvette Of The Bad Guys

James Garner may no longer be with us but his legacy lives on. He was always a gearhead and a racer like Steve McQueen and he performed the majority of the driving stunts and action stuff during his...

To Be Honest, This Trip To The Local Quick Lube Place Could Have Gone Better – Video

This video is pretty hilarious mainly because no one got hurt, the car has since been repaired, and the music bed laid down under the footage of this innocent Chevy bursting into flames after an oil...

This Short Video About 1980s Trans Am Racing Is Awesome – Great Action!

When it wasn’t drag racing, swamp buggies, or stock car racing of some type on TV it was usually SCCA Trans Am and GTP style road racing. These classes were hugely popular in the 1980s, largely...

The American Powertrain Parting Shift: The Fancy Footwork of Ricky Rudd At Sears Point 1994

One of the elements of racing a manual transmission car that we don’t spend near enough time talking about is the footwork that must happen in order to make the best shifts up and down through...

Video: A Bill Thomas Cheetah Returns From The Grave To Tear Up The Track – Win!

Few cars have the interesting history that the Bill Thomas Cheetah does. Designed to be Chevrolets answer to the Shelby Cobra, it was an odd looking car that while fast, never had the success on any...

This 1956 Film Promoting The Mobil Safety/Economy Run Is Absolutely Awesome

For many years, Mobil promoted events like the Safety/Economy Run as a way to build loyalty among a young demographic of drivers and to help promote safe and efficient driving practices. The events...

Video: Northern Bel – David Meyer’s Turbocharged Hemi Belvedere Is Featured On House of Muscle

By now you have likely heard of David Meyer’s incredible Northern Bel. This is the car that was built at Rad Ride by Troy, employs a 1,600hp twin turbocharged 526ci Chrysler Hemi, has run Drag...

Crash-Sploitation? Check Out This Clip From The 1973 Cult Classic ‘Steel Arena’

Prior to this moment we had never heard of the 1973 cult classic movie Steel Arena which appears to be centered around the high stakes and glamorous world of demolition derby action. Ok, the stakes...

Watch A 1908 Darracq Identical To Those On Ormond Beach Get Raced Sideways At Goodwood

If you have been following our “Before Bonneville” series you have undoubtedly seen some photos of a 1908 Darracq as there have been several in those images collections we have shown you....

Halloween Video Bonanza: People Getting The Life Scared Out Of Them In Fast Cars Of All Types

There’s a special kind of fear that comes along with being the passenger in an aggressively driven fast car, right? Even steely nerved hot rodders can get a little tight in the backside when...

Riding Up Pikes Peak on the Roll Bar of a Screaming Chevy Equipped Cobra Will Make You Want To Carve Corners Today!

Randy Schranz of Colorado Springs, Colorado won the Open class at Pikes Peak in 2012 with a propane fueled, Chevy small block powered, Cobra and in the process recorded his 37th finish up Pikes Peak....

Happy 3/01 – Let’s Celebrate With A Video About A Turbo 301 Firebird

God bless ’em they were trying. They of course were the engineers at various car companies in the late 1970s and early 1980s and what they were trying to do was make horsepower in any way...

Watch Regular Car Reviews Feature On The 1989 Buick Century, It’s Still Horrible

The 1989 Buick Century is one of those cars that you rarely see on the road anymore but back during its heyday, they were everywhere. They were the favored cars of old people, grandmothers, and...

This Dude Loses The Handle On His Car Racing The ‘Ring And He Only Wrecks His Shorts

It has happened to every person who has ever driven a car in anger. A loss of control where the only thing that prevents you from wadding your stuff into a pile is luck, physics, the power of a...