Category Archive: BangShift Galleries, BangShift XL, Truck / Tractor Events, XL Event Coverage, XL Gallery

Pulling Coverage: Killer Photos From The Pinetops 300 – Huge Pull In A Small Town

(Words and photos by David Whealon – DWPhotos) – Finally the long 6 month wait for the start-up of our southeastern pulling season is over. And has it’s been for 41 years the fine...

Pulling Action Gallery: 2017 Hansel Sullivan Memorial Pull by Doug Gregory

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – To say the name ‘Sullivan’ is synonymous with pulling is an understatement.  The family began pulling with the late Hansel Sullivan, his son Wayne and...

Cool Old Junk Gallery: We Hit A Farm Auction And Found Engines, Trucks, and BangShifty Stuff

(Words and photos by Greg Rourke) – It’s been said farmers never throw anything away. Some take it a step further and collect stuff, like the late Lloyd Larson. I don’t need an...

Texas Raptor Run Action Part 2 – More Fun Rippin’ It Up

(Photos by Charles Wickam) – We’re back with part two of Charles Wickam’s photo log from his visit to the Texas Raptor Run Raptor X event at the Texas Rally Ranch in Dale. As a...

Raptor Action! Check These Cool Photos From Raptor X At The Texas Rally Ranch

(Photos by Charles Wickam) – The Ford F-150 Raptor is one of the most interesting, cool, capable, and all-out bad ass trucks to ever roll off an OEM assembly line. The vast majority of them...

SEMA 2016: Here Are 10 Of The Most Interesting, Eye Catching, and Cool Off Road Rigs We Saw

One of the best things about SEMA is the fact that with every year and every show, the vehicles on display get more and more awesome and diverse. For a long time, SEMA was about hot rods and muscle...

NTPA North Carolina State Fair: Our Last Big Collection Of Action Photos From The Event

(Photos by David Whealon) – We’ve reached the end of David Whealon’s fantastic action photo coverage from the NTPA North Carolina State Fair pull. This has been a fun few days of...

Pulling Action Gallery: More Screaming Engines, Killer Rigs, and Great Photos From The NTPA NC State Fair Pull

(Photos by David Whealon – DWPHOTOS) – The biggest and baddest NTPA pullers in the country all showed up at the North Carolina State Fair recently for their last hook of the 2016 season....

SEMA 2016: Even The Trucks Are Awesome! Check Out Some Of The Shell SuperRigs We Found Outside!

As you would expect, from one side of the Las Vegas Convention Center to the other, the area is covered in beautiful cars that are completely and utterly stunning. But as we walked to and from the...

Pulling Action Photos: The Dirt Was Flying At The NC State Fair!

(Words and photos by David Whealon) – Well we’re back on our yearly stop at the NC State Fair with some of the best NTPA pullers in the country showing up for their final exhibition of the...

SEMA 2016: Gone Truckin’! Here’s Another Fresh Collection Of Truck Photos

We’re back with another gallery of cool trucks here at the 2016 SEMA show. The looks and styles run the gamut from laid on the frame to sky scraping craziness with lots of ’em falling...

More Off-Road Expo Coverage: Jeeps, Trucks, Pre-Runners, And More

Be prepared to drool. There were a lot of cool trucks, Jeeps, and more at the Lucas Oil Off-Road Expo, and we drooled over all of them already. But we didn’t want to leave you out, so we made...

Truckin’ On Down The Line: One Last Collection Of Cool Trucks At The 2016 NSRA Nationals

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – Lots of interesting stuff in this group of photos.  There were no less than four ice cream truck inside and out at the event.  All of them cool in their...

Blown Alcohol Madness Coverage – 3,000hp Dirt Dragters Getting After It!

(Words and photos by David Whealon) – On the weekend of what would be considered the Super Bowl of mud drag racing at the NMRO 4-Wheel and Off-Road Jamboree Nationals in Indianapolis, IN, the...