Category Archive: XL Online Find, XL Spotlight

This 1984 Crew Cab Dually Was Owned By Raymond Beadle And The Blue Max Racing Team!

That’s right, this 1984 Chevrolet Crew Cab Dually, which has been meticulously refreshed in recent years, was owned by the Blue Max Racing Team Owner Raymond Beadle and even has the Blue Max...

This 1954 Chevrolet 3100 Pickup Has A Cummins 4BT Swap!

The Cummins 6BT is one of the most legendary diesel engines to ever grace the engine compartment of a pickup truck. Whether you are a Dodge, Chevy, or Ford diesel guy, you have to be honest and say...

Big Block, Supercharger, 1/2 Ton, Short Bed, Swampers, Big Lift. Awesome!

There was a time when nothing in the world would have been cooler to me than owning this big lifted Chevy pickup. I still remember my first lifted truck. It was awesome! And it had Swampers. Well it...

Rootbeer Hauler: This 1958 Dodge Truck Is Old School Flathead Powered Perfection

Isn’t it interesting how mundane and unremarkable things of their time become interesting and pretty astounding as time goes on. Such is the case with this root beer colored 1958 Dodge truck....

This Bobbed M35a Deuce And A Half Won’t Fit In Your Garage…But It Rules

We LOVE big M35a Deuce and a Half trucks. The 6×6 is a trademark of big truck coolness, but it also is one huge ass truck that is hard to take into a lot of areas because of it’s sheer...

Take A Tour Of This 86 Year Old McCormick-Deering Grader That Still Plows Snow In Oregon

Well here’s the slowest thing that’ll be featured BangShift this week! The video below shows an ancient McCormick-Deering grader that has been restored to working condition by its owner...

This 1976 Ford (With a 1979 Nose Clip) Has Big Block Power, A Clutch Pedal, And Plenty Of Altitude

I have long shared my love of late 1960s through 1970s Ford trucks. It has to be a childhood thing as that’s where I first got hooked on these suckers, riding in the back of my dad’s king...

This 1956 Chevrolet 5100 Is 2 Ton Greatness That Deserves To Be A Ramp Truck

We don’t often see these mid-’50s big trucks, so when we do it gets us excited. This one in particular is just begging for life on a later model chassis so that it could become a really...

This Custom 6×6 Dodge Van Would Be The Most Bitchin Road Trip Machine

Vans are cool, but some of them are cooler than others. For us, our love of vans in dangerous because we like off-road vans, expedition vans, surf vans, race vans, cruiser vans, retro vans, and full...

This 1969 Cadillac DeVille Station Wagon Is The Thing I Want Most In The World Right Now

There is so much right with this 1969 Cadillac DeVille Station Wagon that I can hardly stand it. The ad claims that this car was one of five constructed for GM big wigs to use or be shuttled around...

Minitruck Monday: This Toyota Would Be One Hell Of An Off-Road Machine!

This is just one of three Minitrucks that we’ll be drooling over this Monday morning. We’ve decided that we’ll pick three from Craigslist, and spotlight it for one of three uses, either drag...

This 1975 International Harvester Travelall Is The Nicest One In Existence: 392, AC, New Paint, Incredible

While Greg Rourke wants Chad and Daphne to buy a Kenworth, I truly have their best interest in mind with this 1975 International Harvester Travelall. Why? Basically because it is the nicest one on...

Chad’s Annoyed With CraigsList Sellers So We Went Shopping For Him – Here’s The New Reynolds Family Hauler!

(By Greg Rourke) – Chad is searching Craigslist for a new family hauler-slash-tow vehicle. All he’s getting is annoyed. He’s looking for love in all the wrong places. Craigslist is...

This 1965 W500 Dodge Power Wagon Is A Crane Truck We Could Love

Can you imagine all the cool stuff you could do with this thing?! I can see turning it into an awesome King of the Hammers or Baja Chase Truck so that when your race rig pulled up you could just lift...