Here’s The Dirt Equivalent To Outlaw Pro Mod Racing – These Dirt Drag Racing Rigs Are Nuts!

We’ll forever be fascinated with the application of massive horsepower to the ground whether it is on asphalt or something way less sold. This video falls into that “way less solid”...

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This Restored 1970 Ford Econoline Pop Top Camper Van Is Road Trip Perfection

Any regular reader of BANGshift will know that I have an addiction to motorhomes, camper trailers, and vans among other things. I don’t personally own a van, but I have wanted a cool window or...

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This Video Of An Intake Elbow Being Welded Will Either Inspire Or…Well You Know.

TIG welding is fun, but definitely more difficult than MIG welding for example. Putting together perfect welds takes time, patience, and practice. The latter clearly something that the guy in this...

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The Need For Speed Continues At Bonneville Speed Week 2017

And we know it isn’t just the racers who feel this need, but also all you fans out there. Luckily for you, my son Cole and I have been shooting everything we can on the salt and have a bunch of...

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Citizen’s Band: The Internet of the 1970s

Unless you were sitting up and taking oxygen between about 1973 and 1978, it is impossible to understand just how pervasive the Citizen’s Band radio was in that period. It reached every corner...

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The Mecca Of Speed: Our Bonneville Speed Week 2017 Photos Just Keep Coming

Warning: Bonneville Speed Week attendance will result in an uncontrollable urge to build cars to go speeds no man was intended to reach. You have been warned. We’re not sure of the severity of...

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This Rock Crawling, Track Equipped, Rig Can Rock Crawl Under Water!

Anything amphibious is cool. Lets face it, we all grew up wanting a hovercraft or one of those 6 wheel golf cart/go cart looking things that also floated, or anything else that could drive in both...

This 1942 Power Wagon Wrecker Is Fantastic – Not Much Of A Wrecker Perhaps But It’ll Pull!

Well if I was ever looking for a vehicle that ticked off multiple boxes of my favorite things, this 1942 Power Wagon wrecker could certainly be it. The truck is an interesting study because it...

This 1937 Film About Preventing Forest Fires Is A Thinly Veiled Chevrolet Propaganda Film And It Is Pretty Fun To Watch

We have showed you some pretty crafty old school Chevrolet propaganda videos over the years but this piece here from 1937 may take the cake. The film is set up to let the viewer believe that...

Shop Truck Shootout: Which One Of These Would You Most Like To Haul Parts Around In?

I have an addiction. I can’t stop looking at C10 pickup trucks online, even though I don’t have any money to spend on one. I want a shop truck, work truck, parts getter truck, whatever...

This 1977 Chevrolet K20HD Was Bought To Work And After A Resto Would Make A Perfect Light Duty/Cruiser Rig

Everyone deserves a break, right? At some point after you have worked for decades and done your duty you should get some time to smell the roses and enjoy the sunset every day. That’s kind of...

Watch A New Holland Pulling Tractor Blow ALL THE WAY UP During A Pull

While we have tons and tons of respect for the guys in the drag racing world that run “a lot” of boost, they have nothing on the pulling tractor guys. These guys have been force feeding...

A $5,000 To Win Barbie Jeep Race Is Like The US Nationals Of Painful Wreckage – Rednecks With Paychecks

In all forms of racing, when prize money is offered the stakes get raised. This may be even doubly true in the cutthroat world of downhill Barbie Jeep competition where the goal of the exercise is to...

BANGshift Question Of The Day: Why Are Some People Selling Cars And Trucks So Stupid!!!

Nothing torques my wrench, nothing floods my engine, nothing kills my battery, nothing pisses me the F’ off, like stupid people posting cars for sale on Craigslist. While I find the occasional...

This May Be The Cleanest 1980’s Ford Dually On The Planet!

BANGshifter Rocco B sent in this amazingly perfect 1985 Ford Dually listing off Craigslist in Dallas and we’ve got to say we are impressed. I’m as die hard a Chevy guy as you will find,...

You’re Driving 90 Horses: This Late 1940s Driver Safety Video Made By AT&T Is Spectacular

This is a true gem for anyone who appreciates old stuff. The name of this film is, “You’re driving 90 horses” and it was made by AT&T about 60 years ago to promote safe driving...

Video: Working A Detroit Diesel Up Through The Gears And Back Down Again On A Grade

For this week we’re throwing down two stroke style for our American Powertrain Parting Shift. We get to sit (literally) in the driver’s seat of a 1980 GMC Brigadier dump truck as it hauls...

Icelandic Formula Off Road Action – Watch A Bunch Of Different Rigs Dominate A Cliff Face

The world of Icelandic Formula Off-Road racing is pretty awesome. The rigs that they build are full tube chassis jobs often with big blocks sporting nitrous. Turbos are now making their presence felt...

This 1988 Suburban Is Throwback Perfection And Original As They Come. Me Want Bad!

Our friend Shaggy owns this 1988 Suburban, and when I was recently in the market for a new Suburban he showed it to me and made me drool over it. Daphne wanted something newer, which I understand,...

This Video Compilation Of Big Trucks Taking On Rivers And Winning Is Awesome

It is a Saturday and this is a Saturday type video. We ran across this collection of big rigs from around the world taking on rivers and winning. We don’t care who you are, how tough you are or...