Category Archive: 1320 Videos, BangShift 1320, RACING & ACTION, Videos

This Quick 8 Video From Shuffletown Dragway 1989 Is Spectacular – The Way It Was

This weekend the NHRA tour will be in Concord, North Carolina racing at the palatial zMax Dragway that Bruton Smith built. It is one of the most opulent strips in the world and it always packs the...

Happy 426 Mopar Fans! We’re Talking Max Wedge and Hemi Engines Today Gen II and Gen III

We have entered a three day stretch of legends here and the first two we arrive at are the vaunted 426ci Max Wedge and the 426ci Chrysler Hemi. So yeah we’re talking Max Wedge and Hemi engines...

Ride Along In The Time Bomb LSR Camaro As It Runs 227.5MPH At The Arkansas Mile ECTA Meet – Top Speed Challenge Winner!

Mike and David Matyjasik are the guys behind the well known and long run Time Bomb LSR Camaro. Coming into 2018 they had captured the Hot Rod Magazine Top Speed Challenge twice and were shooting for...

Happy 4/25! Today We’ve Got A Three-fer! Buick, Olds, and Cadillac Engine Inside

We have plenty of days with two engines but there are very few with three engines to highlight during the months of March and April. This is one of them and we’re talking Buick, Olds and...

Four Wide Chaos From The First NHRA Four-Wide Nationals In 2010 – Double Boomer

We’re coming up on what used to be the most polarizing race of the NHRA season this weekend. It’s the NGK Spark Plugs Four Wide Nationals at the massive zMax Dragway in Concord, North...

Watch The Pro Categories Race At The 1988 NHRA SuperNationals Here – Same Track, Different Date!

A few days back we showed you sportsman eliminations from the 1988 NHRA SuperNationals which were held at what is now Royal Purple Raceway. It was the first time that the NHRA raced at the track and...

Watch This Massive 1947 Cadillac Sleeper Run 11s At Atco – She’s Ugly But Boy Does She Move!

There was a song in the 1960s that implored listeners, “If you want to be happy for the rest of your life, never make a pretty woman your wife…” and we hear it every time we look at...

Saves, Wrecks, Near-Misses, and Spins – This Is Five Minutes of Action That’ll Have You All Wound Up

Last week we showed you kind of a crazy “highlight” reel type of video that was focused on the world of nostalgia drag racing and this week we’re back with another one. Yes, more...

9.90s And Plated: SRTMush’s Challenger Demon Was Whipping Up At ChallengerFest 9!

With ChallengerFest in the books until next Spring, we have time to reflect a bit on what we saw. We didn’t see too many Jeeps out playing this time…we can only assume that some WKs were...

Fantastic Vintage Drag Video: The Highlights of the 1966 NHRA World Finals in Tulsa – See Greats Like The Grump, Pete Robinson and More in Action!

There are cool old drag racing videos and then there are those that words fail to properly describe. This one is all time. Produced by Bob Peterson (THAT Bob Peterson) with race announcing by Steve...

Drag Kart?! This Twin Turbo 5.3L LS Engine Has Nitrous As Well – Only A Tube Chassis And Four Seats

This video has a few elements that make it absolutely awesome. First is the obvious, the machine at the center of it. We’re calling it the Drag Kart and you’ll see why when you watch...

Blown Flat Bottom Boats Are Nuts And We Want One – This Video Will Make You Want One As Well

I have never been in a flat bottomed boat like you’ll see in this video but after watching it, I am sure going to try to take a spin in one. Why? If you have to ask that you have come to the...

Watch Ronnie Sox and a Group of Amateurs Flog Big Block Four Speed Muscle Cars In The Best Video On The Internet

This is why the internet rules. Our pal Joel Nystrom managed to not only find but post a piece of incredible drag racing history on YouTube. The video he found, called “Shut Down King”...

Super Stock In Slow Motion: Three Minutes Of Wheels Up Launches In Slow Mo – Interesting Video!

Fun fact for you to know and share. Drag racing announcers usually fight about certain categories to be on the microphone for. Super stock happens to be right up close to the top of that list. Why?...