Category Archive: 1320 Drag News

Summer Send Off and Funny Car Fever at Rocky Mountain Raceways This Weekend!

The NHRA Hot Rod Heritage Series holds a big race this weekend, June 5 & 6 at Salt Lake City’s Rocky Mountain Raceways.  Racing is open to Groups 1 & 2, welcoming Heritage Series racers...

Trick Flow Specialties Steps Up To Sponsor King Ford Eliminator At Norwalk NMRA Race – Be There Next Weekend!

If there is one thing we know about the people at Trick Flow it is that they always have the racer and hot rodder in mind. Whether it is through the quality of their 100% American made cylinder heads...

BOOM! Watch This Fuel Altered Explode A Tire And Driver Bobby Marriot Handle It Like A Boss

(By Jason Mazzotta) – Outlaw fuel altereds are some of the most unpredictable drag racing vehicles on the planet; with huge horsepower capable of running the 1/8th mile in the 3 second zone at...

Event Gallery: More Drag Racing Action From The TS Performance Outlaw Diesel Drags At Beech Bend!

The name of the game is torque. If you can make enough of the twisting force, weight be damned, the only thing stopping you from forward momentum is the strength of the running gear and the weight of...

California Hustler Nitro Funny Car Hustles It’s Way To Rocky Mountain Raceway

Going into 2015, California Hustler nitro funny car crew chief Ronnie Swearingen made many changes to the Paso Robles, CA based entry owned by longtime drag racer Don Nelson.  One of the first...

Australian Racer Ben Bray Returns To The Strip After Horrific Crash One Year Ago

When Ben Bray crashed his wicked fast door car last year the thought of racing again wasn’t the first priority. After serious back and rib injuries had him in a full body brace for more than 3...

This 1930 Hudson With Twin Blown Big Blocks Is The Craziest Thing On eBay Right Now

BangShifter Matt DuCharme gets 100% credit for finding the craziest thing we have ever seen for sale on eBay before. Normally we don’t double down on eBay posts on a normal day but this is...

Going EFI? Have Fuel Pump Questions? Aeromotive’s FAQ Section May Give You The Answers You Need

When you are diving into uncharted hot rodding waters in your world, arming yourself with information is the best thing you can do. Thankfully companies like Aeromotive know that an informed buyer is...

Watch This Awesome And Crazy Turbine Powered T-Bucket Fire Up And Drive Down The Street

Over the winter time we showed you car show photos of a turbine powered t-bucket and we kind of marveled at how awesome it was. We also wondered if the thing actually ran or if it was just a show...

Event Coverage: Our First Round Of Photos From The TS Performance Outlaw Diesel Drags At Beech Bend!

If there is one event to really kick off the beginning of summer at Beech Bend, it’s TS Performance’s Outlaw Diesel Drags at Beech Bend Raceway in Bowling Green, Kentucky. Trucks come...

Epic Alky Funny Cars At Memorial Day Classic – A Nostalgia Invasion Measured In The Dozens!

Photos by Bob and Ginger Snyder with words by the Great Lakes Nostalgia Funny Car Circuit. According to the promoters and racers, this year’s Quaker City Nostalgia Classic & Great Lakes Funny...

History! Watch Kurt Anderson Streak To A 3.82/210 MPH Rocket Powered ET And Coast to A 5-Second Quarter!

Under grey skies and in front of a tiny group of spectators at Brainerd International Raceway in Minnesota, Kurt Anderson made drag racing history last weekend piloting his Sonic Stinger rocket...

This Four-Speed, Big Block, 1962 Ford F-100 Street Gasser Truck Is Pretty Neat!

We’ve got to admit to being a little flummoxed as to understanding why more guys don’t build old trucks into street gasser looking creations like this one. While there were not all that...

This Grandma Fresh 1978 Pacer Hides A 500ci Secret Under The Hood – Still For Sale!

(Editor’s note: Back in late 2014 we told you about this car. The thing is still for sale and the asking price is perfect. We have failed the world if a BangShifter does not buy this awesome...