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Red Bull Frozen Rush 2016 Coverage – More Action From Sunday River!

Maine is exactly as I expected it to be: tranquil, beautiful, and cold. Sure, it’s not the -15 or so that Lohnes and Nutting got to experience last year, but there was snow on the ground and a...

Behind The Scenes Gallery: Inside The Pits With The Trucks At Red Bull Frozen Rush 2016!

What does it take to make me willingly go to Maine in winter? It isn’t skiing, it isn’t the scenery, and it certainly isn’t the “lobstah”…I’m allergic. No,...

Unhinged: Two Wild Hours At The 2015 ADD Dragtoberfest Diesel Drags At US 60 Dragway

It’s been a busy few months at BangShift Mid-West. Ever since early August I’ve been splitting time between writing and playing Bob The Builder, fixing up the largest purchase I’ve...

Some Of The Stuff We Just Thought Was Cool From The Lucas Off-Road Expo 2015

It was like Christmas at the Lucas Oil Off-Road Expo in Pomona last weekend, but there were still a few vehicles that stood out to us as just being cool, even though they didn’t necessarily fit...

Lucas Oil Off-Road Expo 2015 Was Cool: Check Out The Big And Small We Found At The Show

For all you full-size truck and side by side UTV fans out there, we have put together a gallery of some of the best from the 2015 Lucas Oil Off-Road Expo in Pomona last weekend. We’ve already...

Jeeps, Jeeps, And More Jeeps! Nothing But Jeep Photos From The Lucas Off-Road Expo 2015

Just when you think you couldn’t possibly have seen a Jeep that was “different”, along comes one that makes you turn your head. And since there were literally hundreds of them at...

More Lucas Off-Road Expo Photos: Desert And Short Course Trucks Galore!

Yesterday we showed you a batch of 100 photos from this past weekend’s Lucas Oil Off-Road Expo in Pomona and told you we had plenty more where that came from! We weren’t lying, and while...

Lucas Oil Off-Road Expo Coverage Starts Here! Trucks, Jeeps, UTV’s, Side By Sides, And More!

The Lucas Oil Off-Road Expo was this past weekend here in SoCal, at the famed Fairplex in Pomona, home to the NHRA Winternationals, World Finals, and Pomona Swap Meet. We’ve been unable to...

NTPA Mule City 300 – Our Final And Most Awesome Action Photos From The Event

(Photos by David Whealon) – We like saving the best for last here and that is what we have done with these photos from the recently run NTPA Mule City 300 truck and tractor pull in Benson,...

NTPA Mule City 300 Coverage: The Photo Barrage Continues With More Trucks And Tractors

(Photos by David Whealon) – We talk about how truck and tractor pullers are often not given the motorsports credit that they are due and we have a fine example of that from an unnamed source....

Event Coverage: The DFW Performance Trucks Shootout At The Texas Motorplex – Bg Speeds, Big Fun

(Photos by Charles Wickam) – Whether they had the wheels up or they were cruising the pits low and slow, the trucks of the 2015 Dallas-Ft. Worth Performance Truck shootout were cool. The event...

Pulling Coverage: The NTPA Mule City 300 Was A Blow Out Good Time (Maybe Not For This Guy)

(Photos by David Whealon/DW Photos) – Yesterday David Whealon dropped all kinds of results and knowledge on us about who won each class at the 2015 NTPA Mule City 300 held on the grounds of...

The Dallas- Ft. Worth Truck Shootout Was Hot And Heavy And Not Just The Weather – Coverage Here

(Photos by Charles Wickam) – You may be thinking to yourself, “Wait, I already looked at photos Wickam shot at a truck drag race shootout?!” The answer is that you are technically...

NTPA Mule City 300: Flying Dirt, Huge Horsepower, And Big Performances At Galot Motorsports Park

(Words and photos by David Whealon) – When owner of Galot Motorsports Park, Earl Wells, announced the rebuilding of the old Dunn-Benson Dragstrip in Benson, NC it stoked everyone’s fire....