Category Archive: 1320 Videos, BangShift 1320

Watch The Lagana Brothers Run The Nitro Ninja Top Fuel Dragster 338mph In The Quarter Mile!

We love the Lagana boys. They grew up in the sport of drag racing as part of a nitro soaked family and they learned to race smart and with virtually no budget. The boys learned from their dad how to...

It’s OK Until It Isn’t – Watch This Grudge Camaro Nearly Wipe Out A Load Of People On The Starting Line

We bust the chops of rally fans who stand next to the course when cars go ripping by but we generally fail to bust the chops of starting line hangers at the drag strip who are cannon fodder if...

Wild Rides Video: The Ozark Raceway Park Shutdown Area Was Eating Cars Recently

Some days it just seems like the track has it out for the racers. We don’t mean the management of the track but the physical, actual track itself. Urban Hillbilly Action Videos was recently at...

X275 Craziness At Epping! Watch This Run With A Massive Wheelie And Some Carnage

This small tire drag racing thing can’t last, right? I mean, it can’t be popular anymore, right? WRONG! Small tire drag racing is as busy, popular, and fun as it has ever been. Why?...

Put Up or Shut Up Gasser Battle Video: 9,000 RPM, Four Speeds, Dry Hops, and More

So along with BangShift I run around and do a few other things as well. Among them is a show on the Motor Trend on Demand Channel called Put Up or Shut Up. The premise of the show is pretty simple. I...

US60 Dragway Coverage – Check Out These Images of Gassers!

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – Okay, so non-straight-axle cars not otherwise classed run together.  Anyone in the car show can also make passes.  This is made up of some of that and...

Bracket Racing USA – Here’s A Look At The Sportsman Action From US60 Dragway In Kentucky

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – We normally get out to US60 Dragway in Hardinsburg, KY two or three times a year to have a good time with the Straight-Axle Mafia and the Nostalgia events...

Our Holley LSFest 2017 Photo Coverage Continues With More Greatness From Bowling Green

McTaggart described Holley’s LSFest 2017 as a Five Ring Circus, and I think he might be forgetting a few rings. What amazes me about LSFest,  is that even with everything going on, you can...

Rat Poison: The Cyanide Mustang Puts The Power Down With Four Lugs And Extreme Prejudice!

Yes, it’s a notchback Fox Mustang that can howl. There’s tons of them out there, ranging from turbocharged Pinto-powered beasts to the absolutely mental Radial cars we are fond of. But...

Wheelstander Heaven Video! Performances From Wisconsin International Raceway And Great Lakes Circa 1980-81

When I am asked what my favorite drag racing exhibition cars are, my answer is immediate and unequivocal: a wheelstander. These things were basically invented by accident and since the middle 1960s...

Buick GS Nationals 2017 Gallery: Nailheads, Grand Sports And Grand Nationals, Oh My!

After the absolute five-ring circus that was LS Fest, complete with thousands (tens of thousands?) of spectators, the Buick GS Nationals looked downright tame by comparison. But any judgement on the...

How The Madness Started: This Video From The 1992 Hot Rod Magazine Fastest Street Car Shootout Rules

In many ways, Hot Rod Magazine Drag Week is the natural evolution of a bunch of different forces coming together. The increasing want and need to have cars that were both brutally fast and...

Storytellers: Nicky Bonifante Tells The Explosive Tale Of The Crewman Who “Did A Bad Thing”

Nicky Bonifante has shared some pretty awesome and wild stories from his life on the road in professional drag racing but this may be the topper. The story involves a crew guy with an unquenchable...

Cool Drag Video: A Look Back At Detroit Dragway On The Last Weekend Of The 1989 Season

There are few dead drag strips with more mythology surrounding them than Detroit Dragway. Unlike places on the west coast that got famous for match racing and all that other stuff, Detroit Dragway...