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2021 February SoCal Quarantine Cruise Photo Extravaganza: The Cars, The Trucks, The Sun, and The Fun!

We’re back with more awesome photos from the February 2021 SoCal Quarantine cruise. This massive event has been the capstone of a series of cruises that has really been a welcome way for people...

2021 SoCal Quarantine Cruise Photo Coverage: The Massive Gathering Of Cars and Hot Rodders Was Awsome!

We’re back with more great photos from the February 2021 SoCal Quarantine Cruise! This was a monster event that brought out people of all walks of life, cars of all eras, and all for the pure...

2021 February SoCal Quarantine Cruise Photo Coverage! Check Out Hot Rods, Muscle Cars, Classics, and Trucks

We’re back with more photos from the February 2021 SoCal Quarantine cruise which was held last weekend. The event drew another humongous crowd of all different types and styles of cars, trucks,...

Cruise Photo Coverage: The February 2021 SoCal Quarantine Cruise Was Another Monster Good Time!

Southern California hot rodders did it again! Whether you like them long and low, high and mighty, polished to a mirror finish, or dinged from years of use, you are going to find something to enjoy...

Funny Car Chaos Shooting For 55 Funny Cars At Season Opener – This Is Wild!

Funny Car Chaos is looking to start their 2021 season off with a bang and that bang is planned to include more than FIFTY funny cars. The concept is simple. If you have a funny car whether it runs on...

Cash Days New Orleans Video Coverage Right Here! Wheels Up Street Racing In The South At Da Pad!

In this epic age of street racing, where Cash Days have become something even some casual hot rodders and car fans know about thanks to all the tv shows, there is big money on the line. With Covid...

Long Lost Film Of ’66 Winternationals Found! Sunday Eliminations With Packed Pomona Grandstands!

  (Film and Words by Darr Hawthorne ) In 1965 Santa brought me a new 16mm Bolex film camera, rather than using my dad’s cameras any-longer. The first opportunity I had to use it was on the...

The Premier Street Car Association Announces Full 2021 Schedule. Street Car Super Nationals And Much More.

We’re all hoping we get to have a great year of drag racing in 2021, and so we are super excited that the PSCA announced their full 2021 Schedule today which includes multiple Street Car Super...

2021 SoCal Quarantine Cruise Photo Coverage: We’re Back With One Last Blast Of Images From This Large By Huge Event

As I write this, there’s a blanket of snow on the ground outside the windows of the Eastern BangShift world HQ building and there’s no sign of temps much above freezing for the...

Here’s Our Complete Photo Coverage Of The Street Car Super Nationals In Las Vegas

Wanna see all the great wheels up and tire smoking photos from the Street Car Super Nationals in Las Vegas? We’ve put them all together here in one place so you can click to your little...

2020 AACA Fall Meet Photo Coverage: Our Last Blast Of Amazing Automotive Images From This Huge Show

(Words and photos by Joe Grippo) – Diversity. Variety. Mixture. These are the adjectives I have used to describe the previous galleries showcasing the Antique Automobile Club of America’s...

2020 Photo Highlight Reel: David Whealon Shares His Favorite Captures From Last Year (Part 1)

(Photos by David Whealon) – Well that lead photo pretty well sums it up, right? David Whealon had a far less busy year than normal shooting in 2020 but that doesn’t mean he didn’t...

The New Year Nationals Are LIVE! The Final Race Of 2020 And The First Bracket Race Of The 2021 Season All In One!

2020 can suck it, but we are welcoming 2021 with open arms with hope that it will be everything 2020 wasn’t. But we can’t think of a better way to send 2020 packing and welcome 2021, than...

Best of 2020: Street Car Takeover Bowling Green: For A Moment, All Was Right With The World

So here’s the full disclosure on how Friday went down: for some reason my heat-soaked brain didn’t comprehend that racing happened on a Friday for the first time in decades and I left...