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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...

If You Liked Yesterday’s Optima Ultimate Street Car Road Course Photos, You’ll Love These

Yesterday we shared our first batch of Road Course action photos from this year’s Optima Ultimate Street Car Invitational in Las Vegas, and we decided we should share even more today. Like...

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...

SEMA 2017 Coverage: Fabulous Fords From The Blue Oval’s Major League Spread At The Show

It is the automotive version of Athens and Sparta. The Ford Performance display and the Chevrolet Performance display sit within a few hundred feet of each other at SEMA. The two biggest spreads in...

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...

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: Photos Of More Stuff You Have Not Seen!

So here’s some inside baseball for ya. As much of a lunatic crazed experience the beginning of SEMA is the end is at least that nuts and likely a little more. See, people who have busted their...

SEMA 2017 Coverage: The Photos Keep Coming As Do The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly Machines!

So we’re down to one last day here at the 2017 SEMA show and while that may sound sad, we’re actually kind of relieved. It’ll give us a chance to regroup, organize, and start...