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2017 Meltdown Drags Coverage: Our Second Load Of Photos From This Massive Race

(Photos by Bob Chiluk and Greg Rourke) – In what will be a recurring theme over the next couple of weeks, we’re back with more photos from the 2017 Meltdown Drags at Byron Dragway in...

Meltdown Drags 2017 Coverage: The First Barrage Of Awesome Photos From Byron Dragway

(Photos by Greg Rourke and Bob Chiluk) – Once again, it’s that time of year…the Meltdown Drags! The eighth annual Meltdown might have been this biggest or best, but either way it...

More High Flyin’ Stock And Super Stock Fun From Maple Grove – All Your Eastern Favorites Here!

(Photos by Joe Grippo) – We’ve been singing the praises of stock and super stock eliminator over the last few days as we have been sharing Joe Grippo’s photos from the late spring...

Bobby Cottrell And Bucky Austin Power Win UNFC Seattle Invitational!

(Photos by Dyan Lover, Frank L. Smith & Jim Doyle) It took a couple of record setting performances, but the Bucky Austin-Mike O’Brien “Northwest Hitter” Bardahl-backed Camaro driven by...

High Flying Stock and Super Stock Drag Racing Action From Maple Grove!

(Photos by Joe Grippo) –When it comes to cool drag strips, few places in the country can match Maple Grove blow for blow. We’re talking about a place with incredible history and a legacy...

Rocky Mountain Race Week 2017 Coverage Continues! Day 4: Pueblo

After running strong at Bandimere Speedway in Morrison, Colorado, competitors running Rocky Mountain Race Week made the trek south to Pueblo Motorsports Park. The track sits at a lower elevation,...

Our Final Blast Of Photos From Beaver Springs Match Race Madness 2017 – Cool Iron Everywhere!

(Photos by Joe Grippo) – Whether we’re talking about headliners Andy Jensen and Larry Larson or the other killer cars at the Beaver Springs Match Race Madness 2017 event, the awesome...

Match Race Madness At Beaver Springs Coverage: More Cool Shots Of The Event In Action!

(Photos by Joe Grippo) – We’re back with more great Joe Grippo photos from the recent Match Race Madness at Beaver Springs. Larry Larson was on an eastern match racing stint and this...

Match Race Madness Coverage: Andy Jensen and Larry Larson Square Off At Beaver Springs!

(Words and photos by Joe Grippo) – A few Fridays ago my brother Dan and I made the trip out one of our favorite Pennsylvania race tracks, Beaver Springs Dragway. The draw to get us to make the...

Super Summit 2017 Photo Coverage: When The World’s Speed Shop Throws A Party At Norwalk You KNOW It’s Fun!

(Photos by Mike Brooks) – Listen, it isn’t like you needed us to reinforce this fact but but when one of the largest speed parts peddlers on Earth throws a party at a drag strip they...

Mopars At The Grove 2017: Killer Chryslers In The Pits and On The Strip!

(Photos by Joe Grippo) – While we all know Joe Grippo as a resident Ford loving maniac here at BangShift his better half is a Mopar owner and that’s why he keeps a foot (half a foot?) in...

2017 Race of Gentlemen: More Awesome Action From The Beach

(Photos by Anthony Festa – Check out his website) – We have to thank Anthony Festa for sharing his killer photos from the 2017 Race of Gentlemen with us. The annual gathering has gained...

2017 Thompson Dragway Gasser Reunion Photo Coverage – Our Last Load Of Images From The Race

(Photos by Mike Brooks) – Mike Brooks totally killed it with these photos from the 2017 Gasser Reunion at Thompson Dragway in Thompson, Ohio. The track and the state are both fitting to honor...

2017 Race of Gentlemen Coverage: Check Out The Sweetness In The Car and Bike Corral

(Photos by Anthony Festa – Check out his website here) – The 2017 Race of Gentlemen once again delivered the type of fun and the type of unique atmosphere that the event has become known...