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Category Archive: FORD, TECH, TRUCKS, Videos

The Crown Hick Is Finished! Hot Rod Garage’s Frame-Swapped Ford F-100 Is A Riot!

The “Crown Hick” project that the fellas at Hot Rod Garage have been working on for a bit is finished up, and it’s a beauty. Using the frame of a Panther platform car to underpin a...

Rough Start: Would You Go All-In For A Dodge Flatbed With A Camper?

Old camper rigs are one of the stranger things we dig here at the offices, the more obscure the better. I wish I could better explain the “why” behind that…I get wanting one of...

WELD Racing Is Hiring And They Want YOU To Join Their Team!

We have had several blog entires over the last few weeks centering around the fact that aftermarket companies are hiring and we have another one today. This is a great sign for the industry because...

The Super Snoopy Corvette of The Late Todd Rumpke Is For Sale – Has Won OUSCI, One Of Meanest Pro Touring ‘Vettes Ever

(Photos from Danny Popp FB listing) – The late Todd Rumpke was one heck of a guy and there was no more amazing display of his impact on the pro touring community than when he became ill. The...

A Full-Race Jeep Comanche? Engine Be Damned, Yes Please!

Who looks at a Jeep Comanche and sees a drag truck? Who does that? A rockcrawler, a mudder, a pre-runner, a Baja race clone…anything seems to be a better fit for Jeep’s midsize pickup,...

Crazy Video: A Morgan Gets Rear Ended Hardcore By A Peugeot Driver While Leaving A Car Show

Well this is bad but it could have been exponentially worse! In this video you see the moment when a Morgan gets rear ended by a Peugeot while trying to pull out of a car show. We’re not sure...

Would You Rather, The Alternate Future Edition: Which FWD Pony Car Concept Appeals To You Most?

We know how the pony cars managed to survive the 1980s: Ford managed to give the Mustang a desperately needed horsepower injection that really came into play in 1982, and over at GM, the...

Watch The Cool Team Volvo Dragster From Sweden Scream With Its Little B20 Four Banger – No Prep Masters!

We love shining a light into the drag racing window around the world and today Sweden is our chose destination where we find the awesome little Team Volvo dragster. What makes this car cool is the...

Viva Las Vegas 2017: More Slammed, Chopped, Straight Axle, Shiny, Rusty, and Cool Cars

(Photos by Wes Allison) – We told you that we had enough Viva Las Vegas 2017 photos to carry us for a whole week and we were not kidding you! This time we’re back with another load of...

Money No Object: The 1988 Pontiac Fiero GT, As It Should Have Been!

You can quit laughing now. I mean it, the money spent on this 1988 Pontiac Fiero GT is worth it. The story of the Fiero is one of growth, maturity…and then, a quick and glamour-less death. A...

Happy 4/20! Let’s Look At The Awesome Duesenberg 420ci Straight 8 – A Technological Marvel Of Its Day

It has been a few days since we clipped a displacement sweet spot on the BangShifty calendar but we were waiting for this one and the days to follow. Today we’re not talking about a V8 engine...

Morning Symphony: This Supercharged V6 Dodge Charger Brings You The Worrying Sounds Of Silence!

Think about this: V6 engines are now putting out what V8s struggled to bring to the table as recently as the early 2000s. Proof: The LGX V6 in the Chevrolet Camaro is advertised at 335 horsepower,...

Project Hay Hauler Update: New Headers, New Exhaust, and Interior Upgrades, Oh My!

(Words and photos by Scott Liggett) – We need to apologize for our lack of updates on my Project Hay Hauler, the 1967 GMC pickup. When we last checked in on the truck, I had just installed a...

Ever Been In The Cockpit Of A Turbine Powered Hydroplane Before? Neither Had We! This Video Is Awesome

Meet Andrew Tate and make yourself at home in his office. That office happens to be the cockpit of the U-9 Delta Gear/Realtrac hydroplane which uses turbine power to haul the mail across the water...