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

Day 2 Greatness: This Photo Collection of 1970s Era Day Two Street Machines Is Spectacular

(By Greg Rourke) – Day Two cars…I love ’em. Today so many cars from the Golden Age of muscle cars just get shuttled around between billionaire owners and seldom, if ever, get...

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...

Southeast Gassers Action Gallery: More Images From Their Battle At Piedmont Dragway!

(Photos by David Whealon) – Yesterday we told you all about the Southeast Gassers group and how their racing program is predicated on being historically accurate, entertaining, and...

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...

Race Report: The Big Dog At Piedmont Dragway Was An Absolute Battle, Here’s How It Went Down

(By Greg Burrow) – In the recent edition of DRAG ILLUSTRATED, Josh Hachat did an excellent job describing the fastest growing class in our sport, Top Sportsman. The Piedmont Dragway version of...

New Parts: COMP Cams® Keyway Adjustable Billet Timing Sets for GM LS Applications

If you are building a hardcore LS engine, this is the last timing set you will ever need. Why? Well for starters it is built to be hammered, thrashed, run, revved, and beat up on the race track. It...

NHRA Insider Podcast: The Raw Truth On TV, Pro Stock, and 2019’s Most Dominating Pro Stock Motorcycle Racer

I decided to take a turn toward the controversial on this episode of the NHRA Insider podcast. The guests are Jason Line and Andrew Hines. The opening monologue centers around the inside baseball of...

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...

The Friendliest Thrash: An LS-Swapping A Mustang In A Drag Strip Pit Area For The Best Possible Reason You Could Imagine

(By Jon Bunger) – You’re probably asking yourself- if not screaming it at your screen right now- why a group of strangers would attempt an LS swap on a ‘67 Mustang in the pits of a...

Buy Aeromotive Fuel System Components And Get A Rebate Back! This Summer Savings Program Will Make You Happy

Every hot rodder and racer loves to buy parts for their cars, except for the part about actually spending money. That’s because the more money we spend the less often we can buy parts, and that...

Southeast Gassers Action From Piedmont Dragway! Killer Cars, Wheelies, Period Correct Action!

(Photos by David Whealon) – There are few drag racing series on Earth that can hold a candle to the action and fun that the Southeast Gassers Association bring to whatever track they show up...

MSD Releases Atomic Billet Fuel Rails and LS/LT Atomic AirForce Intake Manifolds in Black & Gray

MSD has released a couple of cool new products, especially or those of you messing with LS and LT style GM V8 engines. For starters there are the new Atomic billet fuel rails for MSD AirForce...

Guest Editorial: There Are Two Guaranteed Million Dollar Bracket Races In 2020 – Time To Be Concerned?

(Words by The Unknown Bracket Racer) — EDITOR’S NOTE: We’ve got lots of smart friends in the drag racing industry with interesting and thought provoking opinions to share....

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...