Category Archive: Apex Car Feature, BangShift APEX

Duramax Fifth-Gen Camaro! – Also, The Story Of The Cummins Charger – HERE!

Engine swaps are a thing that has become so commonplace in hot rodding that you really have to do something amazing to blow people away. It just so happens that Minnesota’s Nathan Mueller is...

Wait ‘Til You Drive It: This 1985 Ford LTD Isn’t The Family Wagon You Remember!

It’s almost a punchline, how obsessed I can be over non-traditional models that are built to high degrees. I’ll accept every level of hell I’m going to catch for that trait, but...

Are You Tougher Than An Old Man? If Not Skip This 1925 Ford Model T With A 460 and A 4-Speed! The Ad Says So

Got the guts to buy this car? That is what the current owner, who is 60-years old wants to know as well. The car we’re talking about is a rough and ready 1925 Ford Model T. The rough and ready...

IMSA Re-Imagined: This 1975 Chevrolet Cosworth Vega Is A Throwback To The World Of Flares And Corners!

It’s amazing how time can heal wounds and edit memories about certain vehicles. Take the Chevrolet Vega. When launched in 1970, the Vega was hailed as the small car that would save Detroit from...

A Mighty Fine Retirement For The Bus: This 1964 Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu SS Ex-Stock Car Is Now Roaming The Streets!

From stem to stern, there is no denying that this Chevelle has led one hell of a hard life. Virtually every last body panel shows some kind of wear and tear. The old paint flakes, as does some of the...

This Paved Oval 1964 Nova Is On A Hamke Late Model Chassis And Rules All

A few months ago we showed you a 1964 Nova that was being built on a Hamke Late Model chassis for the Vintage Outlaws racing series and it was only about midway through the build and we already were...

Check Out The Hi-Speed Build Action Going On With The Track 1 Camaro

(Words and Photos by Ridetech) The first Goodguys Autocross of the year is fast approaching and we can’t wait to drop the hammer on both team cars — the 48 Hour Camaro and its evil twin, the...

Haas VF-18 First Out The Gate For 2018 FIA Formula One World Championship!

America’s own Formula 1 team, Haas F1 debuted their new designs for the 2018 season today.  There’s no doubt that owner Gene Haas and the evolution of his industry leading CNC machines...

BangShift Test Drive: The BMW M760i Is A Twin Turbocharged, All-Wheel Drive, 600hp Monster – Gallery, Video

Let’s get a few things out of the way right off the bat. Yes, this car costs $179,586 per the window sticker provided by BMW. Yes, this car is designed to transport people with big bucks in...

The Bullitt Is Back – Ford Introduces 2019 Bullitt Mustang – 475hp, 163mph, and Ford Unveiled It With The Original Car On Stage!

Ford has revived the special edition Bullitt Mustang as a tribute to the car from the famed movie that starred Steve McQueen and more importantly one of the most iconic car chases in movie history....

BangShift Question of the Day: What’s The Best Looking Year For The Pontiac Firebird?

I don’t think it is controversial or weird to say that that for as long as the Pontiac Firebird was in production it was either the stylistic equal or superior of its sister, the Chevrolet...

Performance Racing Industry Show 2017 Coverage: The Sin Cars R1 Is Heavenly If You Want A Bad Ass Track Car

Being the upright citizens that we are, McTaggart and I got to the 2017 Performance Racing bright and early anticipating (rightly) a big crowd. There are exhibitors in the main hallway outside the...

How Smokey Yunick (Almost) Beat ‘Em All At Talladega With This Boss 302

(Photos by Joe Grippo) – While Smokey Yunick often gets recognized most for the work he did with General Motors products, it is important to remember his time spent wrenching on and improving...

Trepanier’s ’29 Model-A Tudor Crowned 2017 SEMA Battle Of The Builders Winner!

Troy Trepanier was announced as the winner of the 2017 SEMA Battle of the Builders competition during SEMA Ignited, the official SEMA Show after-party held at the conclusion of the 2017 SEMA Show in...