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Category Archive: BangShift Galleries, Gallery, Historic Photos

Gallery: Awesome Ads For Trucks and Equipment Circa 1959 – Great American Gearhead History

While helping my pop clean out my late grandfather’s home we came across some really cool gearhead treasures that I was allowed to bring home and add to my collection of stuff. Two of the most...

Danchuk Tri-Five Nationals 2018 Gallery: Our Final Look From This Year’s Gathering Of The Classic Chevrolets!

The 2018 Danchuk Tri-Five Nationals lived up to the expectations, populations, and car counts that have been a hallmark of the show ever since it first came to Beech Bend a few years ago. For days,...

Danchuk Tri-Five Nationals 2018 Gallery: Fins…Fins Everywhere! On The Grass, On The Strip, On The Street!

Do you have the perfect idea of what a Tri-Five era Chevrolet looks like? How about how it runs, or even what it’s supposed to be in life? Do you picture a stone-stock Bel Air, with the...

Danchuk Tri-Five Nationals Gallery: The Classic Chevrolets Invade Kentucky!

The Danchuk Tri-Five Nationals have proven to be one of the more popular shows of recent addition to Beech Bend’s calendar. It’s amazing how strong a following the 1955, 1956 and 1957...

Street Car Super Nationals V Gallery: Shutting Down The Show In Style!

Saturday was a solid seventeen hours of racing that was arguably some of the best we’ve ever seen. Any and every issue we had prior to Saturday at Street Car Super Nationals V was completely...

Street Car Super Nationals V Gallery: The Night Time Is The Right Time

For the better part of Saturday, Chad and I worked in unison on the camera. He’d take off to go run some things or I’d be studying what was going on as an effort to become more involved...

Street Car Super Nationals V Gallery: Saturday Morning And The Start To A Long Day Of Awesome

The schedule for Saturday said 8am-midnight. But as Chad and I woke up and prepared for the day, we knew better. Just on car count alone, I made the guess of being at the track until three in the...

Street Car Super Nationals V Gallery: Pro Mods, To The Lanes! Friday’s Qualifier For The 37 Big Hitters!

Keith Haney and those that help put the Mid-West Pro Mod series together have to be over the moon with the showing that went down in St. Louis this weekend. Thirty-seven big-tire monsters showed up...

Street Car Super Nationals V Gallery: The Junior Dragsters And More Index Cars!

As I type these words, the big-boy dragsters are making their laps down Gateway Motorsports Park, rattling the bleachers and leaving Chad a very happy human. Watching the drivers launch down the...

Street Car Super Nationals V Gallery: Index Racing At The First Signs Of Sunset

You’d think that seeing the sun setting just after we got set up and had a couple of classes run would mean a short day on the job. Not at an SCSN race…they like to play late into the...

Street Car Super Nationals V Gallery: Friday’s Walkabout And Nostalgia Super Stock Action!

You are going to hear us talk about the weather in St. Louis for most of the Street Car Super Nationals V event, because not only are Chad and I not sweaty rags of human beings, but the weather is...

Street Car Super Nationals 2018 Gallery: Anarchy Under The Arch And Thunder Everywhere!

St. Louis in early August is normally a massive sweatbox. The air is hot, rich with moisture from the Mississippi River, and you can actually watch me lose weight over the course of a weekend as I...

Retro Gallery: Speedy Photos From Speed Week 2017 To Get You Pumped For Our 2018 Speed Week Coverage!

BangShift is geared up and ready to go for another year of wall-to-wall Speed Week coverage on the Bonneville Salt Flats. This year the advanced reports have told us that the salt is as flat and hard...

Car Craft Summer Nationals 2018 Gallery: Sun, Fun, And Show and Shine In Kentucky!

During the very early hours of Saturday morning, all hell unleashed in the Bowling Green area. I know, I was awake and at the computer when Mother Nature decided to throw a rock concert for everyone...