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

Incredible Video: Watch A Flying Hunk Of Blower Miss A Video Guy By Inches Or Less!

This is quite possibly the closest “near miss” ever caught on film at a drag strip. No, we’re not talking about a near crash, we’re talking about a video guy nearly being...

Behind The Scenes Video: The Wild Scene At US Nationals Stock Eliminator Teardown!

There’s good and bad to everything in life, right? In drag racing there’s also good and bad when you get called to the infamous “tech barn” especially when we are talking...

Video Bonanza: Blow Overs! From Doorslammers To Top Fuel – Flying High And Landing Hard

The blow over is one of drag racing’s most violent and spectacular sights. While front engine sling shots have been power wheelie-ing themselves over backward for ages (see the King and...

1965 AHRA Winternationals Video Is Amazing – Full Production And Sound – Round By Round Results

The “other” Winternationals….well there have actually been several “Winternationals” races over the decades other than the NHRA one that we’re all familiar with...

Chevette From Hell: Watch This Wild, Wheelstanding Little Monster Attack New England Dragway

New England Dragway was in the national spotlight a few days ago as the NHRA contested the New England Nationals at the facility, the 13th stop on the organization’s 24-race tour. The good news...

Drag Freak Video: Watch The Six Offender VW Bug Take To The Strip For The First Time

Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to the biggest drag racing breath of fresh air you have breathed in a good, long time! Thanks to the VictoryRedColorado YouTube channel, we get to watch the drag strip...

Incredible Dyno Video: Watch More Than 25,000hp Get Put To Work On A Hub Dyno!

Ok, ok, it is a total of 25,000hp! This video, put out by the Brazilian engine management and EFI company FuelTech shows, in rapid succession a load of dyno pulls on the company’s Mainline hub...

Morning Symphony: British Sleepers – From Street Beasts To Wild Volkswagens!

“Sleeper” is one of those terms so overused it’s almost lost it’s impact. Used to be, if you saw the most basic model of a car, like a Chevrolet Biscayne, straight up slap...

Wild Video: Watch This Kiwi Tri-Five Chevy Pull A Bumper-Stand, Bend The Axle, and Finish The Run

A four speed, a sticky track, and a classic high riding gasser can all add up to some magic in the world of drag racing and that is exactly what happened here. The video you see below was made at...

The BTE World Footbrake Challenge Is LIVE! Footbrake Wheels Up Drag Racing

If you like good old fashioned no electronics drag racing, then the BTW World Footbrake Challenge is your jam for this weekend. Held at the world famous Bristol Dragway, the World Footbrake Challenge...

Millican And Todd Lead The Field In Top Fuel And Funny Car At The New England Nationals In Epping, New Hampshire

When the National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) announced a few years ago that they were bringing NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing back to the northeast, the people of New England lost their minds at the...

Vintage Drag Video: Watch Guys Like John Lingenfelter And Ronnie Sox Compete At The 1978 NHRA SportsNationals

This is a great video for a few different reasons. Firstly the cars rule and secondly we get to see some of the coolest guys who ever attacked a drag strip get after it. Of course we’re talking...

Video: 9,000 RPM Launch, Multiple Wheelstands, and Awesome Powershifts On The Same Run In A Gnarly Small Block Nova!

It has been too long since we subjected your eyes and ears to some true small block, stick shift, wheelstand violence here at BangShift. This video features one of the racers that belong to and...

Watch A Young Mickey Thompson Tell His Own Story And Talk About Going 400mph In This 1962 Television Interview

Decades after his untimely death, the hot rodding world still idolizes Mickey Thompson. Why? Oh likely because he is one of the greatest hot rodders who ever lived. A man of boundless ideas and...