FREE LIVE Streaming Video From The Western States Championship TODAY!

That’s right folks, we’ll be LIVE from the Western States Championship at Sacramento Raceway ALL WEEKEND thanks to support from West Coast Architectural Sheet Metal who will be our...

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Guest Editorial: There Are Two Guaranteed Million Dollar Bracket Races In 2020 – Time To Be Concerned?

(Words by The Unknown Bracket Racer) — EDITOR’S NOTE: We’ve got lots of smart friends in the drag racing industry with interesting and thought provoking opinions to share....

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The BTE World Footbrake Challenge Is LIVE! Footbrake Wheels Up Drag Racing

If you like good old fashioned no electronics drag racing, then the BTW World Footbrake Challenge is your jam for this weekend. Held at the world famous Bristol Dragway, the World Footbrake Challenge...

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Finnegan And David Get The Nova Back Up And Running. Or Do They? And Why Doesn’t It Have Doors?

Mike Finnegan and David Newbern both made it through Drag Week 2018 but not without hurting a lot of stuff. In fact, David’s 1971 Nova finished the week with a different engine than it started...

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Watch John Hale’s One Bad Texan Funny Car Get Wrapped. Man This Is A Lot Of Work!

John Hale’s One Bad Texan Nostalgia Nitro Funny Car has been one of the more popular in nostalgia drag racing over the past few years. We’ve been lucky enough to have John spotlight...

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$525,000 To Win Bracket Race! Watch LIVE Right Now!

Today’s SFG Promotions 500 is going to be worth $525,000 to the winner! That’s a whole hell of a lot of money. In fact, it is the kind of money that can change someone’s life...

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CLICK HERE TO WATCH The Street Car Super Nationals Anarchy At The Arch – Saturday Action Starts At 4:30 Central

We’ll be LIVE and FRRREEEEEEEEEEE as always, starting this Thursday evening at 5pm right here at BangShift.com for the first ever Street Car Super Nationals “Anarchy at the Arch”...

Exclusive Video: Frankie “The Madman” Taylor Runs 5.550 at 260 MPH… Quickest Door Slammer In History

During BangShift.com’s exclusive LIVE Streaming Video of the Street Car Super Nationals “Anarchy at the Arch” at Gateway Motorsports Park in St. Louis, Frankie “The...

PSCA Street Car Super Nationals Anarchy Under The Arch – Thursday Action And Pit Photos!

(Photos by Bryan McTaggart) – Things to know from the first day at the PSCA Street Car Super Nationals “Anarchy Under The Arch” event are numerous. The first is that the ambient...

Ride Along In The Highest Winding, Nastiest Sounding Small Block Ford Drag Race We’ve Ever Heard – Comp Eliminator Greatness

For those unfamiliar with the wild and wonky world of NHRA competition eliminator, the altered classes may be a bit confusing. This is one time in drag racing when the world altered does not strictly...

Awesome Historic Drag Video: 1968 US Nationals – The Eliminators – A Sweet 1960s Look At The Big Go

I’m not going to lie to you. I’m heading out to work as part of the NHRA announcing crew a the 60th Chevrolet Performance US Nationals on Tuesday and I have not slept in a week. Yeah, I...

Fact Is Crazier In Fiction: The Time The Winged Express Bumped Don Garlits And The Got Petitioned Out Of The Top Fuel Class

There are people who defy convention by necessity. There are people who do it for fun, and then there are those that do it to prove a point, no matter how costly the potential victory may be. Drag...

Mini-Feature: The Original Arfons Brothers Green Monster 5 – Allison Power, Great History!

Before their relationship turned cold and distant, Art and Walt Arfons created and raced together. Their machines were completely hand built, home engineered, and capable of running with virtually...

Watch A Pair Of Nitro Burning Nostalgia Funny Cars Rip Off Some Cool Dry Hops And Blast Down The Quarter Mile…At Hockenhiem

One of the coolest things about the nostalgia nitro funny car explosion over the last 10 years or so is that the cars have the same deeply appreciated fan base all over the world. Yes, funny cars...

Mark Rebilas Captured The Horrible Top Dragster Wreckage Sequence In Amazing Detail – Photos Here

There’s not much luck in photography and that’s a fact. When I hear people telling photographers how “lucky” they were to get a particular shot my stomach turns. The simple...

The Incredible (and insane) Vermont Muscle Car Junkyard Is Still For Sale And Open For Business

Of all the things I have done or I will ever do in the world of “car stuff” none of it will match the sheer amazement, weirdness, and muscle car “shock and awe” I experienced...

Is It Ever OK To Stick A 2JZ In A Camaro…Even If It Is A 1992 Model?

A couple years ago Hot Rod Magazine ran a story about a guy who built a first generation Camaro with a Toyota 2JZ inline six. After the story ran, the internet was ablaze with pure hatred from many...

Carnage Video: Watch This Dragster Suffer A Transmission Explosion At Little River Dragway

This one could’ve gone a lot worse than it did. At the Southwest Superchargers event at Little River Dragway in Holland, Texas, the CarQuest Top Dragster was in the middle of a burnout when...

Glorious Noise: This Demon Screams Like One

The Dodge Demon…for something that in reality was nothing more than a Dart coupe, this car pissed off a lot of people. A Duster wearing a Dart nose, these cars were immediately targeted by...

New York’s Lancaster Dragway/Speedway Is For Sale – 77 Acres Outside Of Buffalo, NY

Now’s your chance if you have always wanted to get into the racing business. Not only is it a chance to go into the drag racing business but it is also a chance to go into the circle track...