Category Archive: 1320 Event Coverage, BangShift 1320

NHRA Four Wide Nationals Pro Category Action Photos – Drivers, Cars, Header Flames And More

(Photos by David Whealon) – This weekend the NHRA Mello Yello drag racing tour stops in Las Vegas after a weekend off after the Four Wide Nationals at zMax raceway outside of Charlotte, North...

More SoCal Drag Action Photos From The NMCA West Season Opener At Fontana

We’re getting down near the end of our massive pile of NMCA West season opener photos. We’re enjoying sharing them with you though because there’s nothing quite like early season...

The Tunnel Vision King Of The Streets Event At Heathcote Park Raceway – KOTS Racing, Australian-Style!

Australians do not play around with their drag racing. Between superchargers, turbochargers and enough nitrous to sedate a great white shark on a bloodlust, it doesn’t matter what vehicle they...

Scary Carnage Video: Mike Brown – Heath Littrell Wreck From The Outlaw Street Car Reunion In Memphis

The recently held “Outlaw Stree Car Reunion” in Memphis, Tennessee was a huge success. The race drew a ton of spectators, it drew hundreds of race cars, and it saw amazing performances...

Drag Action Photos: 4th Annual Nitto Tire NMCA West Muscle Car Nationals Coverage Continues

Racers in California and other warm weather climates are often envied by guys like me who are still waiting for their local strip to open after the glaciers have pulled back. Sure there are issues...

TX2K15 Fun: A Soggy Night Meet With Some Of The Nastiest Street Cars In America

(Words and photos by Jacob Marshall) – Saturday at TX2K15 was a wet one. So what do you do when you’re hundreds of miles from home covering a race and it gets canceled? You find cars! By the...

Slingshot: The Greatest Front Engine Top Fuel Video Ever?

We’re pretty outspoken around here about our love of Les Mayhew’s Nitro America videos, and his latest example may be the finest video of front engine nitro burners ever. Not only does...

CONQUEST: A Inside Look At The Incredible Performance Of Jonnie Lindberg And An Interview With The Man Himself

How big a deal was it when Jonnie Lindberg destroyed alcohol funny car performance marks that had stood for four years? His triumph was played on the national news in Sweden and covered in the...

House Shopping? Jeg Coughlin Jr’s Ohio Pad Is For Sale – Just Bring $4.99 Million With You

If there were ever a pro drag racer edition of the now defunct MTV show “Cribs” we’re thinking that Jeg Coughlin Jr. would have owned it…hands down. An Ohio news station is...

Edelbrock Releases New Rollin’ Thunder Cam For Small Block Chevy Engines – The Sounds AND The Fury!

The thing about hot rodders is that we want everything. It isn’t enough to have an engine that makes great power, we want to let the world know it is doing so through the way it sounds....

Gear-Bangin’ Drag Video Perfection – Watch A 9-Second Mustang Make Passes From Every Possible Angle

Normally we would sit on a video like this until Friday and give it to you as part of our traditional Parting Shift to end the week but we’re flipping the script on you today as David Ongano...

NMCA West Drag Race Coverage: The Season Opener At Fontana Was A Wheels Up Affair!

This collection of photos from the 2015 NMCA West season opener at Auto Club Dragway in Fontana, California proves that virtually every car in the place was hooking hard enough to pull the front end...

BOOM: Steve Evans Talks Us Through Some Top Fuel Blunders and ‘Splosions

This Saturday BOOM comes from the archives of Diamond P Sports and their thousands of hours of racing footage accumulated over the years covering events ranging from the NHRA to horse barrel racing....

Sportsman Photo Blast: Wheels Up, Screaming, Sportsman Drag Action From The NHRA Four Wide Nationals

(Photos by David Whealon/DW Photos) – The NHRA 4-Wide Nationals could be the most controversial race on the 24-event NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series schedule but for sportsman competitors...