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Category Archive: Craigslist Find

Rough Start: When Is A $5000 Lancia A Good Idea? When It Has Toyota Reliability

“Hold up, McTaggart. There’s no way you found a Lancia of any kind on Craigslist for five grand,” I can hear you say. And you are right to be skeptical, especially when said Lancia...

More Land Speed Fun: Fast Cars, Fast Bikes, and Cool People At The Ohio Mile

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – Third installment from coverage of the last Ohio Mile land speed meet.  Still no announcement of a new venue, but the ECTA folks are still searching and...

Money No Object: A Viper-Powered Ramcharger With Grand Cherokee SRT-8 AWD? Sign Us Up!

The Dodge Ramcharger, especially it’s 1981-93 variation with the fixed roof, doesn’t get a lot of respect compared to the full-size Chevrolet Blazer and the Ford Bronco. Maybe familiarity...

Sgt. Rock: Get A Closer Look In, At And Around Stacey David’s Monster 1941 Dodge WC!

This 1941 Dodge WC needs no introduction to you, does it? Chances are pretty good that if the truck wasn’t in the photos, you would know exactly where I was at and who I was standing near. For...

Quick Tech From COMP Cams: The Proper Way To Find Top Dead Center

Finding top dead center is a critical procedure for many facets of building and hot rodding an engine. Being able to be 100% sure that things are assembled correctly and that valve timing is set...

Morning Symphony: The Sounds And Sights Of What “Maximum Attack” Is

You don’t half-ass racing. You just don’t. The point of competitively driving against other people is to prove, without a shadow of a doubt to anybody watching, that you earned that first...

Cleetus and AZN Learn First-Hand How The Police Deal With Hot Rodders In Australia!

We know that Farmtruck and AZN made it over to Australia for the fun and excitement that was Summernats 30, but guess who tagged along? That’s right, America personified, Cleetus McFarland...

Rough Start: This Shortened 1993 Plymouth Voyager Is For The Minimalist!

You can’t knock Chrysler’s minivans for what they were. When they appeared in 1984, they proved to be the right kind of vehicle at the moment and undoubtedly pulled Chrysler from the...

Power Wagon Week: Sorry, Kids, But This Power Wagon School Bus Will Get You To Class On Time!

Between the WC and M-series platforms that compose what most people collectively call a Dodge Power Wagon, there were about three hundred thousand made, many of which saw use in some of the most...

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The BangShift Stop and See It Challenge: Lohnes Family Edition – Be A Part Of The Fun!

Welcome to the BangShift Stop and See It Challenge! This is the first of what we hope are many stories of people getting out there and hitting the road in whatever car or vehicle you have functional...

These Aeromotive Fuel System Diagrams Will Help You Map Out A System For Your Car, No Matter The Power!

Some of us are better visual learners than we are through any other method. You know who you are out there. You kind of glaze over when people are explaining stuff but if you can just see a picture,...

BangShift Adoption Services: This 1961 Ford Falcon Is In Need Of A Loving Home!

Whenever I get a text from Jensen Masters at Short Street Rod Shop, I know I’m gonna see some good stuff. From the moment I met the guy three years ago, he has had nothing but some of the most...

Question Of The Day: Can EVs Ever Make It As A Performance Car?

If you look at the top-tier machines right now for performance, the hypercars, they all have something in common with a Toyota Prius: they are all hybrids. It’s kind of a strange statement, but...

It’s Got A Thousand Horsepower (AT THE WHEELS!) And A Thousand Reasons Why It’s Controversial – Jay Leno Checks Out The “Vicious” Mustang!

“It’s a 1965 Ford Mustang fastback…so far from stock, that it’s hilarious.” Well, Leno isn’t wrong on this one. It’s as much a Mustang as Ken Block’s...

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