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Category Archive: BangShift Galleries, DRAG RACES, Drag Races, Event Coverage, Gallery

Drag Gallery: Mighty Mopars At The 2012 NHRA Dutch Classic

(Photos by Joe Grippo) – Yesterday we showed you a gallery that featured just COPO Camaros and Mustang Cobra Jets. We got some hate mail from the Mopar crowd that we didn’t put the Drag...

Drag Gallery: COPO Camaros and Mustang Cobra Jets At The 2012 Dutch Classic

(Photos by Joe Grippo) – Yesterday we brought you the wheelstands and today we’re going to bring you some of the most modern muscle that attacked the strip at Maple Grove last weekend...

Drag Gallery: The Atlanta Dragway $10,000 Nostalgia Race – Gassers, Diggers, and Loads of Great Stuff!

(Words and Photos by Tommy Lee Byrd) – Another weekend down, and another nostalgia drag race is in the books. This time, it’s the Atlanta $10,000 race, held at Atlanta Dragway in Commerce,...

Event Coverage: Lucas Oil Raceway Hosts NMCA World Street Nationals And LSX Shootout

Indy is one of the most iconic dragstrips in the country, and when the NMCA rolled in for the LSX Shootout and World Street Finals this past weekend, the place was packed with bitchin big and small...

Gallery: Over 100 Wheelstand Photos From the 2012 NHRA Dutch Classic!

(Photos by Joe Grippo) – We will make one guarantee with this gallery. In every single one of the 116 photos, at least one of the cars in the frame is hiking the front end up to the sky. Joe...

More Day Of The Drags Photos! Max Cackle Sent Us Some Super Sexy Shots You Can’t Miss

We should have dubbed this “Week of the Drags” here at BangShift because we’ve had so much great coverage from the Koninentals Day of the Drags event this week, and we’re not...

Event Gallery: The 2012 Somernites Power Cruise – Road Trippin’ With Awesome Cars!

(Words and Photos by Tommy Lee Byrd) – Feel free to file this in the “better late than never” file, since it has been a couple weeks since the Somernites Power Cruise actually took place....

Drag Action Gallery: The 2012 Brainerd Optimist Drag Strip Bracket Bash

(Words and Photos by Tommy Lee Byrd) – Don’t be fooled by the title of this event—it’s not just a standard bracket race. It usually features only bracket racing classes, but the folks at...

Drag Gallery: The 2012 Paradise Drag Strip Show and Go!

(Words and Photos by Tommy Lee Byrd) – This past weekend, a couple of events in North Georgia kept Tommy Lee Byrd busy, as he pulled a double shift with two great drag racing events. First off...

Drag Gallery: The Kontinentals Day of the Drags – Our Final Gallery

(Photos by Charles Wickam) -We’ve been doling out Charles Wickam’s awesome photos from the 2012 Day of the Drags at Little River Dragway in Texas. The event, which celebrated its 10th...

Event Coverage: Byron World Power Wheelstanding Championships Photos… Bumpers Beware!

These dudes are nuts. I mean we love watching wheelstands, and nothing is more fun than driving a car that pulls the wheels hard, but given the incredible wheelstand it takes to win the Byron World...

Event Photos: Radial Revolution, No Mercy 3 Wheels-Up Action Photos From South Georgia

The Radial Revolution races at South Georgia Motorsports Park are some of the best small tire races anywhere. And every year we look forward to the No Mercy event because it is a run what you brung...

Drag Gallery: More Vintage Cars and Competition From Day of the Drags 2012!

(Photos by Charles Wickam) – Yesterday we dropped the first load of photo goodness on you as shot by Charles Wickam at The Kontinentals Day of the Drags 2012 held at the historic Little River...

Gallery: Day of the Drags 2012 – Vintage Hot Rod and Drag Car Nirvana at Little River Dragway!

(Photos by Charles Wickam) The Kontinentals car club has been putting one one of the coolest old timey drag races in the country for 10 years now. “Day of the Drags” has been held at the...