Who Wouldn’t Want To Haul Ass Across The Desert Behind The Wheel Of This?!?!

We’ve always got the hankering to drive fast across the desert in a race truck, buggy, or car. In fact it is one of the things I truly want to race more than a lot of other things. Sure my list...

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Finnegan Wants To Trade His Enclosed Ramp Truck For ALMOST ANYTHING ELSE!!!

So late last year Finnegan and Dave bought another square body ramp truck, but this one was enclosed. This was before buying the white enclosed ramp truck now known as Square Force 1. As cool as...

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These M3 Amphibious Bridge Vehicles Are Awesome! They Go Anywhere And Let Everyone Else Go Wherever Too!

We always think about war being guns and bombs and “warfare”, but the truth is that most of it is more about logistics and transportation. In 1942 The United States Naval Construction...

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Wheelstands On The Street Pulling A Trailer!?! Yeah, It’s A Wilkey Thing…

We’re fans of doing funny stuff with a trailer behind you. Like trailer burnouts on Rocky Mountain Race Week or Drag Week. After all, who doesn’t like seeing burnouts on the street, and...

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This Extended Cab OBS Truck Is Throwback Perfect And We’d Drive It Daily!

OBS, Old Body Style, GM Trucks are the hottest of the hot right now and since I lived through the 1990’s when these things were also the hottest of the hot, I tend to like the ones that look...

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Shreddy Lyfe Takes On The BAJA 500 With Redline Racing Of Texas

BAJA is the pinnacle of desert off-road racing. Whether it is the 500 or the 1000, racing BAJA will test the driver, crew, and equipment by pushing them to, and past, their limits. The crew from...

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Formula Offroad Footage: Throwing The Dirt And The Trucks Into The Air!

There are many mental forms of off-roading, but the winner by literal leaps and bounds is Icelandic Formula Offroad. These are paddle-tired Jeep-like karts that are angry, little monsters. They...

These Retro Cool RVs And Campers Are Too Damn Cool. Feel Inspired To Restore Something Similar?

Our love of all things RV and Van related around here is no secret, and people are always sending us cool listings for neat old motorhomes and trailers. I love it, and wish I had the room and money...

This 1967 Clark Cortez Would Make The Ultimate Summer Road Trip Machine

I’m a sucker for cool old motorhomes and travel trailers. I’m not the ultimate expert on them, but I do know that the Clark Cortez motorhomes are unique in that their bodies are made of...

Watch This Huge Truck Drive Off A Sandy Cliff And Carry On Like No Big Thing

You can keep your Hellcats, your COPOs, your Mustangs, and your Corvettes because I want one of these! This massive off road truck was competing at some sort of a rally or trials event and the course...

Watch This 100+ Year Old Sawyer Massey Steam Tractor Pulling The Sled – No Spark Arrestor Means An Incredible Fire Show

It sounds weird to mention the words steam tractor and showing off in the same sentence but i just did it. These heavy and chuffing machines tend to mostly be seen creeping around fairgrounds,...

This Fully Functional Gas Powered Miniature Caterpillar Sixty Tractor Is The Coolest Man-Toy Ever

The Caterpillar Sixty was one of the machines that really launched the then new Caterpillar company into national prominence inside the heavy equipment industry. Manufactured from 1919 through 1931,...

Video – What Happens When A Honda Pilot Falls Off The Lift And How The Situation Is “Fixed”

This is probably the only time you’ll ever see video of a Honda SUV on BangShift, unless it is under the wheels of a monster truck, being blasted by a machine gun, melted by a jet car, or...

Hard Lessons: Kid Almost Killed By Flying Steel Hook After A Winch Cable Is Misused

Wow, this kid is lucky beyond lucky. That big steel hook that you see partially through the windshield of the Chevy truck that “stars” in this video was heading right for a guy’s...

Watching This Cummins-Powered Ram Folding In The Middle During A Tug-Of-War Is Only The Beginning Of This Video!

Correct me if I’m wrong, but normally, when the damn frame folds up on a truck, that should be game over, end of story, time to take the truck down for repairs (if you are able to). Do not pass...

Steel On The Rouge: This Incredible Look At The Steel Making Operation At Ford’s River Rouge Plant Is Worth The Watch

There was nothing like it in the world before and there really has been nothing like it in the world since. Ford’s River Rouge plant stands as an industrial accomplishment so far beyond...

Van Alive: This 1965 Chevy G10 Van Is Amazing, Unrestored, and Totally 100% Functional

You simply do not see these things with any regularity, anymore. Right? Honestly when is the last time you looked up to find a first generation Chevy G10 van zipping down the road. Think on it....

2019 Hot Rod Power Tour Coverage: A BangShifter’s Tale Of Triumph In The Face Of Challenge

(Words and photos by Mike Brooks) – 2019 marked the 25th anniversary of the Hot Rod Power Tour. Last year I was finally able to check that off my bucket list with my C10 pickup. It was one of...

Morning Symphony: Small-Blocks Screaming For A Full Pull On The Dirt

When you think of sled pulls, certain images come to mind: tractors blasting near-volcanic levels of soot and ash out of a smokestack as a diesel engine gets boosted to the moon, old Cummins-powered...

A Giant 1951 International Truck Capsizes in a Pond!

Another one?! That’s what you are saying. After we showed you the monster truck go wheels up on the beach a little while back we figured that you’d want to see another behemoth of a truck...