Category Archive: 1320 Drag News, 1320 Videos, BangShift 1320

This Simple Video Is A Great Little Learning Lesson About How Interesting Nitromethane Is As A Fuel

This is a cool video because using a very simple demonstration it vividly illustrates how interesting nitromethane is as a fuel. Obviously it is the foundation for some of the most incredible drag...

Watch a Drag Race Engine Make a Dyno Pull From 8,000 RPM UP!

There’s nothing like the sound of a V8 engine at about 10,000 RPM. It is the kind of music that we love to listen to. Yeah, Formula One engines spin themselves harder than that but let’s...

Half-Mile Racing In Puerto Rico At The PR500 – Can You Say Hellcat Pickup?

Am I jealous that 1320Video packed up and went to Puerto Rico in the middle of winter? Yep. Can I blame them? No, not really. Half-mile racing going off this early in the year sounds pretty sweet to...

The Auction Mistake Corvette Lives Again! Dyno And Dragstrip Time!

One C6 Corvette with a lifetime of hell already seen blows up a transplant engine after making some big-boy power at the strip. Surely, that same Corvette deserves a chance for redemption, right?...

Video: This Feature On The Summers Brothers Goldenrod Is Mandatory Must Watch Stuff

In the pantheon of legitimately amazing hot rods, there are cars that stand above the crowd. Machines that represent the pinnacle of achievement for their age. Machines that represent the pinnacle of...

SICKO. Is It The Baddest 1966 Mustang In Australia? It Sure Looks Like It!

Anyone who builds blown big and small blocks, with the only intention being to sit them on the rev limiter for as long as possible, so as to smoke the tires until they blow is probably good. Actually...

Ryan Martin’s Fireball Camaro Takes On The Fireball Ford Lightning At Winter Meltdown No Prep

Ryan Martin’s Fireball Camaro is one of the most famous street race and No Prep cars on the planet and with good reason. This thing hauls ass and is a force to be reckoned with anytime he lines...

Amazing Video: Watch This Dragster Perform A Massive Fire Burnout In Ultra-Slow Motion. This Is Neat!

Santa pod’s annual “drag-stalgia” event is a huge gathering of vintage drag racing fans from all over Europe. We’re going to venture to say that it is the largest nostalgia...

Frequent Flyer Miles: J.Malcom’s G-Body Wheelie Collection Of 2018

Title pretty much says it all, doesn’t it? Down South, racers adore the GM G-body. A decent sized package with a bit of wheelbase to it, with an engine bay that will swallow up just about any...

No Margin For Error: This 1968 Film From Autolite Follows Road Racing, NASCAR, Desert Racing, and More

There’s nothing like a good old-fashioned promotional film from the late 1960s to brighten our day around here and this is one of the best. The opening sequence alone is freaking awesome with...

Dale Truck Hits The Strip (Again!) Will Cleetus Blow The Rear End Out Of The Ex-Racer?

With a good portion of the vehicles in his shop’s inventory out of commission for one reason or another, it stood to reason that the next vehicle we’d see Cleetus take out for a good...

Inspiration Video: Greg Mayton’s Twin-Turbocharged 1987 Cougar Lapping At Beech Bend

To start a build of any kind, you need to have some kind of inspiration or vision. I had neither when I dragged the Dirty Cougar home. I had enough money to purchase the Mercury and a suspicion that...

This Gears and Gasoline Video About NHRA Drag Racing Is Ridiculously Well Made – Good Watch

Now THIS is a cool video. Made by the Gasoline and Gears YouTube channel it features the top fuel dragster and nitro funny car of the Force sisters. We’re guessing this thing was bankrolled by...

Flathead Love Video: These 11 Flathead Engines Are All Cool In Their Own Right

Today we look at flathead engines in a vintage, cool, almost quaint kind of way, right? They have appeal because of their age and because they represent the first wave of technology that hot rodders...