Category Archive: 1320 Drag News, 1320 NHRA News, 1320 Videos, BangShift 1320, BangShift News, MISC, RACING & ACTION, Videos

Nitro Sunrise: Watch Joe Morrison Make A Wild, Flaming Top Fuel Run In Dallas

There are many, many ways to fireball a top fuel car. Push the head gaskets out, throw the rods out, or in the case of this situation, rip the valve cover off. You are going to watch Joe Morrison...

John Force Burns Down His Funny Car Like The Old Days, And That’s Not A Good Thing!

When you think of the good old days of John Force, you think of two things, big giant smokey burnouts, and blowing up at the top end and going through the finish line on fire. It’s not funny,...

This Classic Toyota Celica Is Powered By A Turbocharged Lexus V8 And It Cooks!

Older Japanese cars are pretty cool. Styling wise, it seems like Japanese designers liked what they saw during the muscle car era in America and applied some of the themes and attitude to their cars...

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...

FREE LIVESTREAM: The Mutt And Jeff Fall Brawl Is Going To Make Someone Lots Richer This Weekend!

The Mutt and Jeff Fall Brawl from Mason Dixon Dragway is a cool bracket race that has a great reputation for fun that draws racers from all over. Held at Mason Dixon Dragway in Hagerstown Maryland,...

Watch What Happens When The Rear Axle Effectively Rips Out Of A Brazilian Drag Chevette

It is never good when you are able to try and make a judgement call on the type of engine a car is powered by via the oil pan facing toward the sky. In this case we’re taking you to a small...

Historic Drag Video: Garlits Does England Circa 1976 — An Awesome Look At Big Daddy In The Mid-1970s!

We never tire of finding old drag racing films and sharing them with you. Why? It is like bringing some history back to life. This time it is a two part video showing Don Garlits taking on all comers...

What Happens When You Max Out A Turbo? Will More Boost Make More Power?

When you talk turbos, and boost, everyone knows that more is better right? I mean the fact that a turbo is rated at a specific power level doesn’t matter if you can get it to give more boost...

American Powertrain Parting Shift: Watch Steve Collison Hammer “Mean Mr. Mustang” Deep Into The 12s At Atco

As a kid I read every car magazine I could get me hands on, literally. One of those magazines was Muscle Mustang and Fast Fords. On those pages I read the words of a guy named Steve Collison and...

Thrill! This Video Is The Opening Of The Awesome Eddie Hill Story Video Dean Papadeas Made In The 1980s.

Eddie Hill laid down one of the greatest, and arguably the greatest lap in the history of drag racing in 1988 when he ran 4.99 seconds at the Texas Motorplex. His “nuclear banana” dragster was...

Historic Drag Video: NHRA Greatness At Green Valley Raceway In Texas Circa 1965

We’re kicking off the day with some spectacular footage from the 1965 NHRA Spring Nationals race at Green Valley Raceway in Texas. This footage has gas and fuel dragsters, gassers, early funny...

Listen Up: Dallas Glenn and Angelle Sampey On The NHRA Insider Podcast

This week pro stock racer Dallas Glenn and pro stock motorcycle racer Angelle Sampey join host Brian Lohnes on the NHRA Insider podcast. The two competitors are in the midst of the NHRA Countdown to...

All Bolts Are Not Created Equal: This Comparison Between ARP Stainless Bolts And Typical A2 Stainless Bolts Is Interesing

When it comes right down to it, there are a few things you can spend more money on and KNOW you are getting a better product. ARP Fasteners are on that short list. The company has blazed trails in...

Aussie Engine Build: Check Out The Construction and Dyno Testing Of This Classic Holden 308ci V8!

The Holden 308 is one of those engines. Like the small block Ford and Chevy here in the USA, they were made by the millions, speed parts were developed around them of every shape and size, and...