Category Archive: 1320 New Drag Race Products, 1320 Sponsor News, BangShift 1320, New Products, Sponsor News

MAHLE Motorsport Introduces PowerPak+ Piston Kits For Boosted LSA/LS3/LS9 Engines

Got boost? If you do and that boost is being forced into an LS engine, you should pay attention because MAHLE Motorsport has some good news. The company has introduced new Made in the USA PowerPak+...

Watch A Young Mickey Thompson Tell His Own Story And Talk About Going 400mph In This 1962 Television Interview

Decades after his untimely death, the hot rodding world still idolizes Mickey Thompson. Why? Oh likely because he is one of the greatest hot rodders who ever lived. A man of boundless ideas and...

Day 2 Greatness: This Photo Collection of 1970s Era Day Two Street Machines Is Spectacular

(By Greg Rourke) – Day Two cars…I love ’em. Today so many cars from the Golden Age of muscle cars just get shuttled around between billionaire owners and seldom, if ever, get...

Now That’s An Attention-Grabber: Watch This Pro Mod Camaro’s Engine Go Boom At Tulsa!

I’ll let you in on a little view of what it’s like being behind the camera on the Livestream, at least from my perspective. I work “deaf”…meaning, I always have...

Inside The Pressure Cooker: Ride Along With Stevie Fast During His Epic Final Round Staging Duel With Jonathan Gray

We’ve been showing you the Stevie Fast autobiography stuff this week but we’re switching gears a little today with this most recently posted video. You are going to ride along with...

Awesome: Watch Mark Woorduff Make A 4,300hp Hub Dyno Pull At Hyperaktive Performance Solutions

Now THIS Is a dyno video. You are about to see Mark Woodruff make a 4,300hp hub dyno pull at Joe Oplawski’s Hyperaktive Performance Solutions shop in Illinois. These guys put a big Manline hub...

730 Wheel Horsepower In A Minivan! This Honda Odyssey Took On YouTube Gearheads At The Half-Mile!

You might remember this Honda Odyssey…about a month ago, we ran a somewhat tongue-in-cheek video where a lawnmower engine was powering the people-mover. Yeah…that was a joke, and a good...

Wheels-Up Launches On Twenty-Twos: This Green Regal Has Torque!

I’ve been trying to wrap my brain around what is going on with this G-body Regal all day, and as I type this all I can come up with is, “torque and nitrous, every time.” The...

Malaise Monster: Somebody Please Get This 1985 Cadillac Coupe de Ville Racer Back On The Track!

We love the freaks here at BangShift! Ok, maybe it’s more that I personally love the freaks, but one look at this 1985 Cadillac Coupe de Ville and you should at least understand why I’m...

Morning Symphony: Test And Tune Action From Heathcote Raceway

There are two modes to winter: that brief moment when the snow is fresh, the holidays are upon us and you welcome a bit of bite in the air. Then, winter sours quickly as everything becomes a cold,...

Morning Symphony: A 1973 Olds Cutlass On A Mission

“Never race anything that you are afraid to push off of a cliff.” That bite of wisdom was given to me shortly after the only time I took my Dodge Mirada to an autocross and proceeded to...

2018 Northeast Indoor Nationals Photo Coverage: Pro Street and Loads More!

(Words and photos by Joe Grippo) – I told you we had a bunch more coverage coming your way from the East Coast Indoor Nationals, from Timonium, Maryland! This gallery is filled like a Pro...

This 1966 Chevy Promotional Video Is The Greatest Ever – Jumping Chassis, Rock Test, Turbine Powered Big Rig, 150mph Corvette!

Yes, that is a chassis flying through the air being piloted by a guy who is strapped into a low back bucket seat. This is just one instance of awesome in this video that we think could be the...

Watch This 427 FE High Riser Crank Out 670hp On The Dyno – This Thing Sounds Grand!

We’ve told you about the 427 FE high riser engine a bunch here at BangShift over the years. One of the meanest versions of the venerable engine, it powered Ford to make race wins on circle...