Category Archive: 1320 Drag News, 1320 Online Find, BangShift 1320, eBay Find

Day 2 Perfect: This AMC Group 19 Cross Ram Would Be The Topper For A Proper Late 1960s Vintage Build

While every manufacturer had their over the counter high performance division in the 1960s and early 1970s, no one did a better job of hiding it than AMC. The smallest member of the American...

Pressure Building: Four Turbochargers And One Blower – This Volvo Will Run!

This isn’t a race car or a street car…this thing is an internet meme that came to life. You can almost see crude, hand-drawn characters yelling at each other. “Volvo racecar!”...

The “WTF?!” Files: 1983 Toyota Celica GT, With About Four Times The Engine Inside!

You really can’t knock Toyota for copying American musclecars of the day. They were selling and Japanese manufacturers were looking for any kind of inroad into the American market. Datsun went...

100% BangShift Approved: This 1964 Opel Kadett Wagon Is Kind of Weird, Kind Of Rough, and 100% Totally Awesome

The land of old drag race cars can be a scary one. It can also be a boring and repetitive one as well. The car you see here is neither scary nor boring, in fact it is one of the neatest little gems...

Get Your Cack On: The Recreated Sour Sisters Top Fuel Car Is For Sale – Nitro Burning Oldsmobile Fun!

It’s pretty fair to say that “nostalgia” drag racing really found another gear right around the year 2000. This was when the Cacklefest was created and a time period where people...

Hemi Heaven: There’s A Virtually Complete (disassembled) 1964 Chrysler Race Hemi For Sale on eBay

All Hemi engines are not created equal. While we respect the early Gen I hemi, love the mighty 426 beast that reigned supreme from 1966-1971, and certainly have some good feelings for the Gen III...

Cross Ram or Car? This Certified Authentic Chevrolet Cross Ram Is Awesome and Unrestored, Need It?

Few areas of automotive development have advanced like that of induction over the last 50 years. While some of the earlier attempts at increasing horsepower through more efficient and higher volumes...

eBay: Never Used ZL1 Block, Aluminum Heads, A Good Crank, the Right Pistons, and Even The Right Manifold and Rods!

It boggles our mind that stuff like this just keeps bubbling up from the ground. You are looking at a load of amazing parts that have seemingly never been used in any way shape or form and are...

This Vintage Devin Drag Car Has California History And A Shot At Hitting The Streets – Awesome!

Now THIS is awesome. You are looking at a vintage Devin sports car body sitting on a shortened, narrowed, and lightened 1956 Chevrolet frame. Currently powered by a hotted up 355ci small block Chevy,...

A Freak In Black: Know That Mercury Made A 2.3L Turbocharged Cougar XR-7 In 1986? You Can Buy This One

One of the most fun things about this job is being surprised, pretty much on the daily of the existence of cars we never knew were made. We’re not total luddites around here and while...

The Caddy That Kicks Ass Is On The Market! Nitrous SBC, And Plenty Of Fluffy Comfort Too!

A couple of years ago I met Arthur Petry and his 1983 Cadillac Coupe deVille, a car that I dubbed “The Caddy that Kicks Ass”. My first note was that I was seeing a super-clean box Caddy...

This Vintage 1971 Mustang Fiberglass Funny Car Body Could Be The Ultimate Artwork For Your Shop!

I’m in the process of building a new house and shop in Texas and have been looking for cool wall and shop art for the new place to make it look BANGshifty and cool. I don’t need anything...

Comebacker: This Pontiac T1000 Has Been Prepared For A Small Block Chevy – Prepare Yourself For It!

(By Greg Rourke) –How many automotive projects have I started and never finished?  All of them. I know I’m not alone in this. Start with big plans, acquire parts, make a big mess in the...

Hard To Hate On: This 1974 Chevelle Is An Awesome Example Of How Cool These Cars Can Be

For a very long time I have had a lot of dislike for the Collonade styling cars of GM’s mid-1970s. Not really sure why. Maybe there was some post-muscle resentment. Maybe there was some...