Category Archive: 1320 Engine Tech, 1320 Tech Story, 1320 Videos, BangShift 1320

Video: Header Tech Tips From Dynatech – Is Bigger Always Better?

It seems that as hot rodders and hot rodding has evolved there is a greater understanding of a high performance engine being a matched set of components and systems as opposed to being a big grab bag...

Watch The Shockwave Jet Truck Literally Blast The Asphalt At Norwalk To Smithereens

The Shockwave jet truck which is not operated by Neal and Chris Darnell is a showstopping monster wherever it goes. Few things inspire more awe than a full sized semi-truck with three turbine engines...

This Brand New, Supercharged Mustang Hits The Wall HARD At Thunder Valley’s Armageddon No-Prep Race!

If you choose to participate in no-prep drag racing, you are taking all of the risk of running on the dragstrip into your own hands. There isn’t any surface preparation to save your ass if you...

Take a Video Look At The Newest Drag Strip In Brazil – Not A Huge Place But It Is Really Nice

The opening of a new drag strip is cause for celebration, even if the place in question is located in a foreign land. In the video below we’re taking you to Brazil and the first passes on a...

Someone Actually Took A GM Futurliner Down The Dragstrip At Norwalk! Twelve Tons Of Trouble In The Right Lane!

Yesterday we gave you a quick in-depth look at the GM Futurliner, the giant bus that General Motors made for their 1941-56 “Parade of Progress” shows across the United States. They are...

Watch The 1974 NHRA US Nationals Wide World Of Sports Broadcast Here

So am I currently in prep mode for the 2015 US Nationals. I like to have lots of notes and stuff with me when going to do a race, especially stuff of a historical nature and no race is more important...

Wheelstand Goodness! This Video Compilation Has A Ton Of Great Wheelies!

We love video compilations like this, because you know exactly what your going to get and plenty of it. This video compilation of wheelstands, or wheelies, is a good one. There are great performances...

Awesome Under-Car Video Of Frank Mewshaw Doing A Big Drag Radial Power Wheelie

This video is awesome. It’s an unusual angle that we are assuming they were using to watch the front suspension under the car, and to see the tire where it touches the ground, but the result is...

Racepak We Are You Profile: Todd Paton – Nitro Racer, Operations Manager – Cool Video

One of the things that I really enjoy about the world of racing and the high performance aftermarket industry that I work in is the fact that no one is here by some happy accident. The people...

Rough Ride Video: Watch Competition Eliminator Racer Dale Giroux Roll Hard In Seattle

One of the things that keep me drawn to drag racing is that you literally never know what is going to happen on the next run. You can go an entire weekend, loading hundreds and hundreds of pairs down...

Watch The 12 Cool, Fun, And Bizarre Pairs That Decided The NMRA/NMCA Super Bowl

(Video credit: VictoryRedColorado-YouTube) – We have showed you some cool individual videos from the NMRA/NMCA Super Bowl competition in Chicago but this is the full monte, every one of the 12...

Watch Alexis DeJoria Suffer A Massive Funny Car Explosion At NHRA Seattle – She’s Fine

It takes a special kind of person to strap themselves into a nitro funny car. The shame is that too many people think that it is an easy business and they are wrong. Alexis DeJoria knows this as she...

Epic Drag Race: This Snowmobile Takes On Two Different Ferraris!

A Ferrari is not the end-all, be-all king of racing, contrary to what Enzo thought of his racing machines. They could be taken down, but you had better be the top tier to challenge anything that came...

Watch Dwayne Mills In His Famed Golden Gorilla Camaro Mangle The Field At The NMRA/NMCA Super Bowl

If there was a car that literally stopped traffic at the 2015 NMRA/NMCA Super Bowl it was the latest version of Dwayne Mills’ famed Golden Gorilla Camaro. This is the newest iteration of the...