Category Archive: Apex Car Feature, Apex Event Coverage, BangShift APEX

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...

2017 NSRA Street Rod Nationals Coverage: From Crusty To Chromed, We’ve Got A Ton Of Cool Cars To Show You!

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – More Friday photos from the 48th Annual NSRA Street Rod Nationals at the Kentucky Exposition Center.  When I take photos I do not immediately look to see...

2017 NSRA Nationals Coverage: A Little Rain Didn’t Melt The Cars In Louisville! Photos Galore

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – There was some rain on Friday, but that was while we were in the swap meet which we will get to soon.  Prior to and following the showers it was gorgeous...

2017 NSRA Nationals Coverage: Here’s A First Gallery Of Photos From The Monster Yearly Show

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – First off – an apology.  I have been in a funk for months now and have not been going to as many event nor have I been getting the articles together in...

BangShift Goes Racing: We Dual-Wield Two Beaters At The 2017 King Of The Heap Race At NCM Motorsports Park!

Ever since it was announced, I’ve been looking forward to NCM Motorsports Park’s King Of The Heap racing series for one reason or another. I wanted to throw a team together…that...

More Optima Ultimate Street Car Invitational Road Course Photos Right Here

Optima’s Search for the Ultimate Street Car Series is a riot to watch and to participate in, but the Optima Ultimate Street Car Invitational is the original and the grand daddy of them all. We...

2017 Muscle Car And Corvette Nationals Photo Coverage: More Sweet Cars From The Show

(Photos by Greg Rourke) – We’re back with more photos from the muscle car show to end all muscle car shows. The 2017 Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals have once again continued on the...

2017 Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals Coverage: The Best Muscle Car Show on Earth Gets Better

(By Greg Rourke) – It’s that time of year again, the Muscle Car and Corvette Nationals (say “mickackin”) has arrived in Rosemont, Illinois.  As usual, hosts Bob and Vicki...

Check Out These Photos From Optima’s Ultimate Street Car Invitational In Las Vegas

(Photos by Cole Reynolds) When we got invited to race in Optima’s Ultimate Street Car Invitational, we jumped at the chance to see if Daphne’s Ethyl station wagon could kick some ass on...

2017 AACA Fall Hershey Meet: Our Last Collection Of Photos From This Amazing Gathering

(Photos by Joe Grippo) – There are some guys who look down their nose at any car or truck that does not have a gazillion horsepower or some killer wheels, stance, etc. This whole AACA Fall...

2017 AACA Fall Meet Photo Coverage: Some Of The Coolest Restored Cars and Trucks In America Were There!

Aaaanndd we’re back with more sweet photos from the 2017 AACA Fall Meet in Hershey, PA. As mentioned in the title, this is now a show about hot rods or about ISCA show cars. This is a show...

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...

Show Coverage 2017 AACA Fall Meet – Hershey PA Was Packed With Fantastic Cars! Photos Here

(Photos by Joe Grippo) – Remember when car shows were actually about looking at cars? Before the autocrosses, the concerts, the competitions, the speed stop challenges, the midways, the crummy...

SEMA 2017 Coverage: Inside and Outside Photos From An Amazingly Jam Packed SEMA Show

So hey, Thursday was a good day at SEMA 2017. The weather was great the sun was out and the crowds were totally packed into the joint. While dodging scooters and people who had no reason to be at the...