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2019 Grand National Roadster Show Coverage: More Photos From The Pomona Fairplex

We’re back, as we will be all week and beyond with photos from the 2019 Grand National Roadster Show. In many ways, this event marks the start of the hot rodding year for people not just in...

2019 America’s Most Beautiful Roadster Winner: George Poteet’s 3-Penny 1936 Ford, built by Pinkee’s Rod Shop

Big news tonight from Pomona, California as George Poteet’s 3-Penny 1936 Ford has won the 2019 America’s Most Beautiful Roadster Award. The car was built by Colorado’s Pinkee’s...

2018 Syracuse Nationals Photo Onslaught: The Mechanical Hits Just Keep on Coming

(Photos by Mike Brooks) – As we promised, we’re back with more 2018 Syracuse Nationals coverage from the lens of Mike Brooks and the images are great. Recently we can across a story about a...

Syracuse Nationals Car Show Photos: More Cars, More Trucks, More BangShifty Fun

(Photos by Mike Brooks) – We’re here with great photos from the 2018 Syracuse Nationals as shot by Mike Brooks. This is a massive show that has huge history and following to it. Guys from...

2018 Syracuse Nationals Gallery: More Photos From The Monster Legacy Show in New York

(Photos by Mike Brooks) – We’re back with more Mike Brooks images from the 2018 Syracuse Nationals. You’ll notice the greenery, the lack of gray skies, and the distinct lack of snow...

A Year In Photos: David Whealon Shares Photographic Highlights From 2018 (Part 4)

(Photos by David Whealon) – Shapes, colors, sounds. Those are the basic three elements that attract us to cars, right? We enjoy their styling. We enjoy their coloration and look. We enjoy the...

2018 Syracuse Nationals Photo Coverage: The Cool Cars And Trucks Of The Northeast Were All There

(Photos by Mike Brooks) – There are car shows and then there are CAR SHOWS, baby! The yearly mechanical orgy known as the Syracuse Nationals falls into the all-caps category of automotive...

King Of The Heap 2018-19: Round Two, With The Contour SVT Superleggera!

The first Saturday of the month during wintertime is set aside specifically for Heap racing! Since we’re deep enough into 2019 that the novelty can wear off…that means put up the 2019...

Syracuse Nationals Photo Coverage: The Sun Was Warm and The Cars Were HOT!

(Photos by Mike Brooks) – This happens every damned year. A some point during the summer, one of our shooters sends me a killer gallery of images and in my haste to be going somewhere or doing...

A Year In Photos: David Whealon’s Favorite 2018 Images (Part 2)

(Photos by David Whealon) – We’re back with more images from the lens of David Whealon. This guy stalked the Southeast like a photographic jungle cat last year blasting images of NHRA...

A Year in Photos: Joe Grippo Shares His Favorite Images Of 2018 – Great Stories As Well!

(Words and photos by Joe Grippo) – It is a few days before Christmas as I tap out this post which means we have BangShifted our way through another 12 months. Now it’s time to take a glimpse...

Best of 2018: Behind The Pit Wall For An American Endurance Racing Miata

Many decry the effects that social media has on culture today. Too many people see society as a whole developing a worsening ability to deal in person versus an online persona. Here’s the...

Best of 2018: King Of The Heap #2, The Afternoon Session

By 11:30 a.m., when I had returned to NCM Motorsports Park from a meeting, the road course and 1/8th-ish mile had been shut down and the autocross was in full swing. Amazingly, the Lincoln Mark VII...

2018 Photo Highlight Reel: Doug Gregory Picks His Favorite Images From The Year (Part 3)

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – This last gallery completes my favorite images of 2018 and has the least action of the three.  We did want to make it out to smell race fuel being burnt...