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2019 Grand National Roadster Show Photos: Yes, We’re Still Showing You Cool Stuff!

Weird station wagons, weird customs, weird people. Yeah, this show had some weird, but any good automotive event does, right? It gives you something to talk about with your buddies on the way home....

2019 Grand National Roadster Show Coverage: More Cars, More Chrome, More Awesome

Just when you thought it was safe to go outside we’re back with more 2019 Grand National Roadster Show coverage! This load of photos has everything from hot rods to low riders in it and we...

2019 Grand National Roadster Show Gallery: Paint, Chrome, Blowers, and More From SoCal

Yeah, we’re double timing it this week with our expansive photo coverage from the 2019 Grand National Roadster Show. These images are being delivered to much of the country that currently sits...

2019 Grand National Roadster Show Images: Our Wall To Wall Photo Bonanza Continues

We’re basically just getting started with a massive (digital) pile of photos from the 2019 Grand National Roadster show in Pomona, California. This event kicks off the hot rodding year in many...

2019 Grand National Roadster Show Photos: More Fresh Cars, History, and Neat Stuff

We literally have so many photos from the 2019 Grand National Roadster Show that we are going to be sending two galleries a day up on the front page for your viewing pleasure. Why so many photos?...

2019 Grand National Roadster Show Coverage: More Photos From The Pomona Fairplex

We’re back, as we will be all week and beyond with photos from the 2019 Grand National Roadster Show. In many ways, this event marks the start of the hot rodding year for people not just in...

2019 Indoor National Dragfest Photo Coverage: Our Second Load Of Images From This Event

(Photos by Joe Grippo) – We’re back with more cool Joe Grippo photos of the 2019 Indoor National Dragfest which did two really important things. Firstly it pulled drag racing enthusiasts...

2019 Indoor National Dragfest Photo Coverage: Awesome Cars, History, and More!

(Words and photos by Joe Grippo) – It’s January, it’s cold, it’s snowing and the dragstrips will be closed for at least a few more months, pretty bleak times for drag racers for sure....

Fresh Catch: This Group Of Drag Racing Ads For Cars, Races, and Exhibition Machines Sums Up 1967 Nicely!

It has bee a while since I cracked the vault open and grabbed a fresh set of cool, historic, and old drag racing magazine ads our for everyone to see. These scans are all from 1967 and they are all...

Tennessee Autorama 2019: A Refuge From The Cold For Gearheads

Winter has ceased being cute around BangShift Mid-West. We had been threatened with snow for the last couple of days, yet when I woke up to prepare for the drive down to Lebanon for the Tennessee...

2018 Syracuse Nationals Gallery: The Last Collection Of Images From The Mammoth Show

(Photos by Mike Brooks) – We’re back with more great photos from the 2018 Syracuse Nationals as shot by Mike Brooks. This is a massive show that has huge history and following to it. Guys...

US-60 Drag Strip Spring Nationals Show and Shine Photo Coverage – Not All Of ‘Em Shine But They Are All Neat!

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – Nostalgia drag racing and some show-n-shine normally accompany each other and the Nostalgia Nationals is no different.  One thing US-60 does is allow the...

2018 Syracuse Nationals Photo Onslaught: The Mechanical Hits Just Keep on Coming

(Photos by Mike Brooks) – As we promised, we’re back with more 2018 Syracuse Nationals coverage from the lens of Mike Brooks and the images are great. Recently we can across a story about a...

Hit Job: Straight Axle Mafia Action And Pit Photos From US60 Drag Strip

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – The Straight-Axle Mafia (henceforth referred to as SAM) has a pretty steady core of racers that we see nearly every time we attend an even they support. ...