Category Archive: 1320 Online Find, BangShift 1320

Bonneville Push Car Perfection? This 1963 New Yorker Station Wagon Rules and It Has A Cross Ram, 426ci Max Wedge Engine!

We know what you are thinking. “Why would you ever put a wagon this nice and awesome on the Bonneville Salt Flats?!” Yes, the thing would get salt on it but frankly it ain’t the end...

This 1966 Nova Gasser Project Is A Screaming Deal, Big Block Included!

Most of the time, people who own partially finished projects think they are worth the money they have into them even if those parts are older and have been sitting. Often guys end up sitting on a...

Is The 1974 Buick GSX The Worst Muscle Car Insult Of The 1970s? We Found One For Sale

(By Greg Rourke) – We all know the Golden Age of muscle cars pretty much ended after 1971. A few hung on, notably Super Duty Trans Ams, but the rest were relegated to sticker charged attempts...

This 1965 Impala Wagon Is Packing A Dual Quad 409, A Four Speed, and Plenty Of Room!

Chad and Daphne have their Ethyl wagon that has successfully carried them through a couple of trips to Rocky Mountain Race Week and we can see the wagon here being a nice addition to the family. This...

Rough Start: This 1979 Buick Regal Is Ready To Hit The Track!

Sorry if you saw Buick Regal and were hoping for an all-black turbo monster waiting for a bargain budget price. Outside of searching Copart for wrecks, I’ve only seen one Grand National that...

This Kid’s First Car Is An V8-Swapped Studebaker He Built For Under $2000, And It Absolutely Rips!

Here’s a question for all you BangShifters that you’ve probably been asked a million times by now: What was your first car? Mine was a 1964 Buick Skylark Hardtop Coupe with the Fireball...

Piston Driven Sadness: There’s And Olds Diesel 350 For Sale On eBay Right Now – Makes For A Good Hot Rod Block

$75.00. That’s the asking price for this sad pile of pig iron being solon eBay right now. This is of course and infamous Oldsmobile 350ci diesel engine. The motor was an ill-fated attempt by GM...

Get Your Horsepower On: These DRCE3 Raw Castings Are The Building Blocks Of Serious Horsepower

With all of the rumors surrounding the pro stock class lately, it is sometimes easy to forget how incredible the machines themselves are. They have been refined to a razor’s edge. Some people...

Are These 427 Ford SOHC Heads Actually Former Parts Run By Dyno Don Nicholson? Want To Make A $25,000 Bet?

Well this is an interesting mystery! There’s a guy on eBay selling a set of period 427 Ford SOHC heads and he’s saying that they may have been used by the late Ford drag racing hero Dyno...

This Crazy Clean And Beautiful 1970 Olds 442 Is A Steel Wheel Four Speed Dream – Muscle Car Perfection?

In my travels as an NHRA announcer, I see lots of stock eliminator cars. Stock has been contested at virtually every single NHRA national event since it’s inclusion at the 1960 US Nationals....

The $5,700 Spark Plug Wire Set – These New In The Box Boss 429 Wires Are Literally Brand New

You know that I’m a freak for looking around to find cool and rare muscle car stuff that has somehow survived the march of time and then bubbled up to the surface, right? That being said,...

Miniature Blown Small Block Video: Listen To This 6ci Devil Fire Up And Run – So Cool!

We love miniature engines and have featured dozens of them over the years here at BangShift and each time we discover what we think is a new one we like to show it to you. Now we know that this...

Please Be Real: Anybody Want A Cheap Chevrolet Chevette Drag-Race Pickup?

One of my highest moments of sheetmetal butchery came at the expense of a 1979 Ford Fiesta. The hapless little econocar wasn’t in that bad of shape, but it wasn’t in great shape either....

We Found As Freaky A Small Block Intake System As We Have Ever Seen On E-Bay – Check This Out

It isn’t often that we get to call something involving a small block Chevy engine freaky or weird but this is as freaky a small block intake system as we have ever seen. There are four Dellorto...