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

Drag Action Coverage: Southeast Radial Wars At Brainerd Optimist Drag Strip

(Words and photos by Tommy Lee Byrd) – If you rewind the clock about 20 years, the whole “outlaw” street car thing was really starting to take off. It was packing the stands, and carving...

Street Car Takeover At Beech Bend: Check Out Our Final Gallery From The Action At Bowling Green!

  Everything was hot at Beech Bend Raceway for Street Car Takeover: Bowling Green…everything. The racing was moving right along, the cars were putting up good numbers (even with the 106...

Street Car Takeover At Beech Bend: Shut Up And Line Up On Saturday Morning!

Friday night’s roll racing was fun to watch, but being fair, it wasn’t that perfect. You could blame an unprepared surface, the lack of a straight shot onto the track, or how some...

Street Car Takeover At Beech Bend: Friday Night Roll Racing Action!

I have certain barometers for whether or not an event will be good, but the ultimate measuring stick I have is when Brian blows my phone up, making sure that I’m going. Street Car Takeover has...

PDRA North-South Shootout Coverage Continues: Lots Of Killer Bikes, Cars, More

(Photos by David Whealon) – The other day we showed you some awesome Benoit Pigeon photos that concentrated on the major classes that people associate with the PDRA. Today we’re back...

Drag Action Coverage: The Oklahoma Nostalgia Nationals At Thunder Valley Raceway – Noble, Oklahoma

(Photos by Bad Brad’s Speed Shots) – It is pretty interesting when you consider the multiple personalities that different drag strips have. We say that in the most positive way possible,...

Drag Action Coverage: PDRA North-South Shootout Photos From Maryland International Raceway

(Photos by Benoit Pigeon) – It was hot as blazes for days on end in Maryland last week but that did not stop the PDRA from cranking out another awesome event that was populated by some of the...

Drag Action Coverage: More Killer Stuff From Cars and Stars At Empire Dragway In Leicester, New York

(Photos by Jose Ferrer) – Yesterday we showed you some killer Mike Brooks photos from Empire Dragway and their Cars and Stars event. Well, we’re back with more ace lens work. This time...

Drag Action Photos: A Hot Night At Beaver Springs Dragway With Big Names and Cool Cars

(Photos by Joe Grippo) – Yesterday we showed you the first batch of photos from Joe Grippo’s camera featuring the action and the cars at Beaver Springs Dragway a weekend ago. It was an...

Match Bash: Daddy Dave vs Andy Jensen At Beaver Springs Dragway – Tons More Cars

(Photo by Joe Grippo) – What is this Daddy Dave Day here at BangShift?! No, not exactly but what it does illustrate is that the idea of the Barnstorming match racer is not dead. In fact, it is...

Empire Dragway Stars and Cars Coverage: Larson, Daddy Dave, Killer Drag Cars of All Shapes!

(Words and photos by Mike Brooks) –  Sunday July 3rd made an incredible day of drag racing at Empire Dragway in Leicester, NY. The track hosted their “Stars and Cars” event and it...

They Came, They Saw, They Lost: Buffalo Small Tire Racers Take Care Of Street Outlaws Heroes – Photo Coverage

(Photos by Mike Brooks) – Our man Mike Brooks was on the scene of a very busy night at Lancaster Dragway outside of Buffalo, New York a couple of weekends ago. Street Outlaws Kamikaze Chris...

2016 Rocky Mountain Race Week Day 1 Coverage! Photos And Updates From Nebraska!

Rocky Moutain Race Week is on and currently on the move, with competitors currently heading to Denver, Colorado today to prepare for the next round of racing at Bandimere Speedway. The thin air of...

NMCA All-American Nationals Action – A Last Blast Of Greatness From Indy

(Photos by Jacob Marshall) – Well we have showed you plenty of drag racing, drifting, and pit action thus far from the 2016 NMCA All-Amercian Nationals in Indy. The event was held under tough...