Category Archive: 1320 Drag News, 1320 Event Coverage, 1320 Gallery, BangShift 1320

Sportsman From The CatSpot NHRA Northwest Nationals at Pacific Raceways!

(Photos by Jeff Burghardt and Mike Burghardt) – We’ve been showing off a lot of the Pro and Fuel classes this year in the NHRA Mello Yello drag racing series, but we’ve got a great bunch of...

Street Car Super Nationals V Gallery: Shutting Down The Show In Style!

Saturday was a solid seventeen hours of racing that was arguably some of the best we’ve ever seen. Any and every issue we had prior to Saturday at Street Car Super Nationals V was completely...

Street Car Super Nationals V Gallery: The Night Time Is The Right Time

For the better part of Saturday, Chad and I worked in unison on the camera. He’d take off to go run some things or I’d be studying what was going on as an effort to become more involved...

Street Car Super Nationals V Gallery: Saturday Morning And The Start To A Long Day Of Awesome

The schedule for Saturday said 8am-midnight. But as Chad and I woke up and prepared for the day, we knew better. Just on car count alone, I made the guess of being at the track until three in the...

Street Car Super Nationals V Gallery: Pro Mods, To The Lanes! Friday’s Qualifier For The 37 Big Hitters!

Keith Haney and those that help put the Mid-West Pro Mod series together have to be over the moon with the showing that went down in St. Louis this weekend. Thirty-seven big-tire monsters showed up...

Chaos in the Cornfield: Funny Car Chaos Takes Over Havana, Illinois!

(Words and Photos by Chris Graves/Funny Car Chaos) Funny Car Chaos charged into Central Illinois Dragway in Havana, IL on July 27th & 28th for the third of four events on the 2018 tour. After...

Street Car Super Nationals V Gallery: The Junior Dragsters And More Index Cars!

As I type these words, the big-boy dragsters are making their laps down Gateway Motorsports Park, rattling the bleachers and leaving Chad a very happy human. Watching the drivers launch down the...

Street Car Super Nationals V Gallery: Index Racing At The First Signs Of Sunset

You’d think that seeing the sun setting just after we got set up and had a couple of classes run would mean a short day on the job. Not at an SCSN race…they like to play late into the...

Street Car Super Nationals V Gallery: Friday’s Walkabout And Nostalgia Super Stock Action!

You are going to hear us talk about the weather in St. Louis for most of the Street Car Super Nationals V event, because not only are Chad and I not sweaty rags of human beings, but the weather is...

Street Car Super Nationals 2018 Gallery: Anarchy Under The Arch And Thunder Everywhere!

St. Louis in early August is normally a massive sweatbox. The air is hot, rich with moisture from the Mississippi River, and you can actually watch me lose weight over the course of a weekend as I...

Retro Gallery: Speedy Photos From Speed Week 2017 To Get You Pumped For Our 2018 Speed Week Coverage!

BangShift is geared up and ready to go for another year of wall-to-wall Speed Week coverage on the Bonneville Salt Flats. This year the advanced reports have told us that the salt is as flat and hard...

Blake Alexander, Robert Hight, Jeg Coughlin Jr & LE Tonglet Win Pro Classes at Sonoma Sell Out!

(Photos by Jeff and Mike Burghardt) – This year has brought new interest, new winners and new professional teams into the NHRA Mello Yello Series. There have been some subtle changes, but...

Take A Look At All These Great Blue Suede Cruise Wheels Up Drag Racing Photos

(Photos by Martin Libhart)  If you missed the Blue Suede Cruise at Norwalk Ohio’s Summit Motorsports Park, don’t worry. Thanks to Martin, we’ve got several galleries worth of photos...

Our Blue Suede Cruise Drag Racing Coverage From Norwalk Continues

(Photos by Martin Libhart)  Thanks to Martin, we’ve got several galleries worth of photos from Norwalk’s Blue Suede Cruise and race event. There were tons of cool gassers and period correct...