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

Holman’s Chevy Fuel Altered Takes WFA Win at SIR

(Photos by Bob Snyder) – IHRA’s Southwestern International Raceway in Tucson hosted the Western Fuel Altereds at the Old Tucson Dragway Reunion over the past weekend. All of the altereds ran...

Caption This: A V6-powered Chrysler Against A Charger Hellcat? How Is That A Fair Fight?

David, meet Goliath. In the right lane is a Chrysler 300. It’s a silver beauty with a V6 and the new eight-speed TorqueFlite transmission, and is dead stock. The air conditioning is cold, there...

Insane: Watch The ProCharged, Lingenfelter Powered AWD Hurst/Olds Destroy All Four Tires At ONCE!

We’re 100% sure you know this car and we’re 100% sure that if you don’t you think the guy has smoked the motor in it. We 100% sure that if you think that, your skull may explode...

The Texas Mini Farm Truck Rules! Watch This LUV Run 9s, Throw The Bed Cap Lid Open, And Act Like Its Big Brother

Of all the cool rigs we saw in Charles Wickam’s coverage of the Houston Performance Trucks event at Royal Purple Raceway last week there was one that stuck out and you know the one we’re...

Here’s 15 Wild Wheels Up Launches From Memphis – Which One Is The Craziest?

The Outlaw Street Car Reunion that was recently held at Memphis International Raceway (formerly Memphis Motorsports Park) was widely covered for the three second radial action, some nasty wreckage,...

The Wild Rat Injected Fuel Altered Runs A Big Block Chevy, 100% Nitro, Doesn’t Do Burnouts And Hauls (Video)

We have had a lot of cool stuff on the site so far this week but this is the coolest video(s) by a mile. Bret Kepner alerted us to the existence of this car yesterday and from the stories he was...

Pro Street Hemi Hammer – This Demon Has 535ci Of Stage V Headed Hemi Under The Orange Hood!

No car is every perfect, right? Even the stuff you build yourself may have some compromises in it to get the final product rolling. If you are buying something that is already built, that’s a...

Behemoth: Watch This Full Sized Chevy Truck Run 7.70s At 170mph Plus With A Twin Turbo LS Engine – World’s Quickest?

Charles Wickam was at the Houston Performance Trucks Shootout last weekend at Royal Purple Raceway in Baytown, Texas. He reported back that there was some crazy stuff there and mentioned a truck that...

All Hot Rod Drag Week 2015 Tracks Announced – Gateway Motorsports Park, Indy, Great Lakes Dragaway and Cordovas Round It Out!

After months of waiting, fingernail gnawing, and speculation, Hot Rod Drag Week 2015 tracks have been announced and this looks like it will be a wild Midwestern adventure through some of the coolest...

Truckin’ Photos: More Tire Smoking, Wheels Up Action From The Houston Performance Truck Shootout

(Photos by Charles Wickam) – Engines are dumb. We don’t mean it like that, they’re cool and interesting but ultimately they don’t care what they are bolted into and making...

Houston Performance Truck Shootout: More Tire Roasting, Front End Lifting Action From The Strip!

(Photos by Charles Wickam) – We’re back with more great Charles Wickam photos from the 2015 Houston Performance Trucks Shootout at Royal Purple Raceway in Baytown, Texas. Wickam was...

Late Model Muscle, Hot Trucks, And Classic American Iron At TX2K15 – Getting Busy In Houston!

(Photos by Jacob Marshall) – We have seen lots of cool stuff so far from Jacob Marshall’s coverage of the TX2K15 event in Texas but this is the iron we have been waiting to show you....

This R-Code 1964 Galaxie Custom Is A 427ci, 4-Speed Piece Of Ford Factory Drag History – For Sale!

While the later 1960s factory drag machines like hemi Darts and Cobra Jet Mustangs get lots of attention, the cars that really spin our cranks around here are the early 1960s iron that got the ball...

Race Coverage: The Extreme Outlaw Pro Mod Season Opener At Virginia Motorsports Park

(Words and photos by Benoit Pigeon) – This past Saturday was the Extreme Outlaw Pro Mods first event of the year. This regional series has nine races on it’s schedule and this year all...