$1,000 Build: The $1,000 F100 Is Running And Getting Close To Being A Real Hot Rod!

Okay folks, it’s tire smoking time! The $1,000 build is going together splendidly and is really starting to look like something you’d want to cruise around town. I love it. And anytime...

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One-Off Billet Aluminum Trailing Arms For Kyle LeDuc’s Trophy Truck From Kibbetech

Man these suckers are sexy! In this latest update from Kibbetech, on what all is going on in the shop, what new projects have arrived, and what new parts are coming off the CNC machine, you’ll...

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This 2015 Ford F-550 Might Be The Ultimate Off-Road RV. This Is Expedition Vehicle Greatness.

When I first saw this ad on Facebook I immediately thought of the Turtle Expedition, but this thing takes that to a whole other level in the size department. This thing is HUGE! It’s a 2015...

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More Photos Of Off-Road Truck Jumping At Holley’s LSFest West. High Flying Trucks!

There were insane numbers of cars, trucks, and oddities at Holley’s LSFest West but some of our favorites were the high flying off-road trucks making big air jumps at the dirt track....

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Stadium SUPER Trucks Live Stream Replay From The 2021 St. Petersburg Race

If you are a regular here at BANGshift.com then you know that I dig the Stadium SUPER Truck races. I’ve been lucky enough to hang out with Robby Gordon and a few of these trucks, even before...

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This Classic 1974 GMC Sierra Is Squarebody Greatness! Man The Things We’d Do With This Thing!

Love it, hate it, understand it, or don’t, patina is king. Especially when it is earned like the patina on this awesome 1974 GMC Sierra. There is something about a classic truck that just looks...

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The Lewis Winch Has Been Around For 50 Years, Rules, And We Knew Nothing About It – Video

There’s nothing neater than discovering some awesome little mechanical device that we never knew existed before and then falling down the rabbit hole of the internet to learn more about it....

Can You Friction Weld With Your Home Drill Press? If The Answer Was Kind Of Would You Be Interested?

We love internet videos where people just film themselves trying stuff to see if it works. It is interesting to be a part of the discovery process, especially if it involves something that...

Innovation In Action Video: How Dodge Stepped Up And Produced The Sperry Gyro-Compass During WWII

The stories of innovation, engineering, and manufacturing heroism during WWII are legend and will be until the end of time. From Ford producing airplanes by the gripload to GM cranking out trucks and...

Gen 3 HEMI Swap Parts: Holley Alternator Relocation Kit With Alternator

If you are working on a HEMI swap at the moment, then you know that there are a few challenges to making them fit into everything. While they are a pretty compact engine, and make awesome power, the...

An Explorer That Can Explore – Meet The New Ford Explorer Timberline, A More Off-Road Capable Version Of The Venerable SUV

(By Tom Lohnes) – So, you want an of-roader from Ford and can afford the Ranger Tremor but aren’t quite up to F-150 Raptor status. What do you get? Well Ford has an answer for that and it...

ARP Says: Read The Instructions! The Best Fasteners In The World Need Proper Installation

We all know that ARP makes the finest high performance fasteners in the world. We have toured their shop, shared their stories, used their products, and talked to you about why these things are just...

Solid Axle Swapping The NBS Chevrolet Truck Continues: Let The Welding Begin!

I hate watching these videos, because all it does it make me want to buy an IFS 4×4 so I can solid axle swap it. It’s been too long since I had a lifted truck and now I want one. Thanks a...

$1,000 Build: The $1,000 F100 Is Running And Getting Close To Being A Real Hot Rod!

Okay folks, it’s tire smoking time! The $1,000 build is going together splendidly and is really starting to look like something you’d want to cruise around town. I love it. And anytime...

One-Off Billet Aluminum Trailing Arms For Kyle LeDuc’s Trophy Truck From Kibbetech

Man these suckers are sexy! In this latest update from Kibbetech, on what all is going on in the shop, what new projects have arrived, and what new parts are coming off the CNC machine, you’ll...

This Rear Engine S10 Is 500 Caddy Powered And Pure Excitement I’m Sure.

Because they were such big cars, Cadillacs are often overlooked when thinking about high power engine combos. I’ve always loved Caddy power, and have been involved in several Cadillac powered...

Filthy Action Photos: Monsters Of The Mud Attack Lee County Mud Motorsports Complex!

(Photos by David Whealon) – We always laugh at people who sit there and say that there is no innovation anywhere in racing anymore. Look at the stuff in this collection of David Whealon images...

Romping Through The Swamp: Awesome Mud Bog Action From The Lee County Mud Motorsports Park

(Photos by David Whealon) – This may be the dirtiest day in BangShift history. Between the silt at El Mirage to the muck at the Lee County Mud Motorsports Complex we’re short on asphalt!...

The Ford Lightning Is Coming Back As An Electric Pickup Truck – I Guess We Should Have Seen This Coming

(By Tom Lohnes) – Well folks another Ford F-150 Lightning is coming. The problem with that is that it’s an electric pickup truck. Why Ford, why? Yes, that’s right. The upcoming...

Cool Animation: Take A Look At This Comprehensive Layout Of The Triple Expansion Steam Engines On The Titanic

One of my sons is into the Titanic disaster these days and he has been scarfing up books and stories about the ship and the icy end that befell it. One of the things we have been working through are...