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Category Archive: BangShift Galleries, Event Coverage, Gallery, LAND SPEED RACES, Land Speed Races

2020 ECTA Firecracker Mile Gallery: More Straight-Line Action From The Airstrip

Friday’s action at the 2020 ECTA Firecracker Mile might have gone on longer than I planned, but two things conspired to make it a short day: one was a thunderstorm that was going to converge on...

2020 ECTA Firecracker Mile Gallery: The Opening Roar At Arkansas

As I made the left turn off of Arkansas 181 and onto Memorial Drive, I immediately had a strange sense of familiarity that took me a minute to figure out. The building designs were very familiar. The...

The ECTA Spaceport America Invitational: A Blind Man Goes 152, We See Spaceships, And More!

(Photos by Dean Kirsten and Chad Reynolds) When Steve and the gang from the East Coast Timing Association hit me up and asked me to come out to the ECTA Spaceport America Invitational I thought it...

Bonneville Speed Week Photo Coverage Continues! See What You Missed If You Weren’t On The Salt.

If you have never been to the Bonneville Salt Flats in Utah for Bonneville Speed Week, then you have missed out on what can only be described as overwhelming car junkie nirvana. Just when you think...

More Bonneville Speed Week 2019 Photos For You To Check Out! Man The Machines On The Salt Are Awesome.

We told you we weren’t done yet, and this is one of our last few galleries of photos from the 2019 Bonneville Speed Week races. Bonneville is a very special place to us. I’ve raced there,...

Our Bonneville Photo Coverage Continues Right Here! Check Out More Bitchin Rides From The Salt

Bonneville is a very special place to us. I’ve raced there, I’ve been fast there, and it is a place that inspires, draws, and challenges you. It is historic, it is beautiful, it is a...

More Photos From Bonneville Speed Week 2019: We’ve Still Got Hundreds More Photos To Share

Bonneville is a very special place. It is historic, it is beautiful, it is a natural wonder. And it is the home of horsepower in so many ways. We told you we’d have more photos coming and we...

The Bikes Of Bonneville: Nothing But Motorcycles From Bonneville Speed Week 2019

There are a ton of different cars, trucks, lakesters, streamliners and roadsters at Bonneville for Speed Week each year. We’re talking about variety like you have never seen. But two and three...

Our Bonneville Photo Coverage Just Keeps Coming. Check Out Photos From The Salt Right Here!

If you don’t keep up with our Bonneville coverage each year then we have to question your standing as a gearhead. After all, there is something so pure and special about this place, that...

More Bonneville Speed Week Photos From The Salt! Check Out What All We Found!

Here we go again. We told you we’d have more photos coming and we weren’t kidding. In fact, we have even more coming as we’ll be bombarding you with them throughout the week from this...

Bonneville Speed Week 2019: Speed, Sun, Salt, and The Many Ways To Go Fast

(Photos by the author) – As duty called me away from the Salt on Wednesday morning, Chad stood fast, documenting the action over the course of the day. It has been said that time heals all...

Bonneville Speed Week 2019: More Photos From The Challenging Salt That’s Proving Impossible To Conquer

(Photos by the Author) – The guts and temerity of land speed racers have been tested to the maximum possible level at Speed Week 2019. Wet, sopping salt has hampered the efforts of even the...

Bonneville Speed Week 2019: A Quick Tuesday Afternoon Peek Into The Pits

(Photos by the author) – If things are going according to plan at this moment, cars are streaking down the Bonneville Salt Flats as part of the long delayed start of Speed Week 2019. Officials...

More Photos From Bonneville! Speed Week 2019 Is In Full Effect And We’re Shooting All The Cars!

Here we go again. We told you we’d have more photos up today and we weren’t kidding. In fact, we’ll have even more photos going in later tonight and we’ll be bombarding you...