Category Archive: Apex Online Find, BangShift APEX, Racing Junk Find

This 1963 Pontiac Grand Prix Is The Cure For The Common GTO – A Big, Clean, Car!

So truth be told, I’m kind of shopping these days. Not ready to buy yet, but I’m peeking seriously at stuff to find something to stick in the garage at the new house. I have divested...

Falcon Cool! This 1964 Falcon Was A Factory Lightweight Road Racing Terror – Own It and Race It!

We love stuff like this. You are looking at a 1964 Ford Falcon that was an FIA homologation car and basically a factory prototype. Using lightweight parts like fiberglass doors and fenders, this...

RacingJunk Find: This 1963 Chrysler 300 Has A 440 Six-Pack Swap!

Now this is pretty awesome. The 1960s Chrysler letter cars are all cool in their own way. Designed to be luxury performers for customer who had the bucks and wanted some good old ass-kicking...

A Real Widowmaker: Any Interest In A Caddy 500-Powered 1981 Porsche 911 Targa?

I am not a Porsche fan…from the moment I started recognizing cars to even today, I think they are the ultimate form of the Volkswagen Type 1, the natural evolution from basic bare-bones...

Rough Start: This 1979 Dodge Magnum Is A Cheap Mopar Build On A Silver Platter!

Admission 1: Over four years of Craigslist hunting, eBay searching, Racing Junk scanning and other assorted classified hunts that normally would’ve been a great way to kill a late evening have...

Handbuilt Halo Car: This Ford GT40 Replica Is Spectacular!

The Ford GT40 is a car that doesn’t even need it’s own legend to leave legions of fans drooling idiots in person, and doesn’t need the car to be one of the most entertaining and...

Let’s Go Supermodified Racing! Ride Along During A Race At Sandusky Speedway – Awesome

With a big block Chevrolet hanging off the left side and competitors mere inches from the open wheels on the right, there can’t be anything more intense than driving a real-deal Supermodified....

This 1953 Lincoln Raced In The La Carrera Panamerica Multiple Times. El Toro Amarillo!

I did some research and couldn’t find anything specific about a 1953 Lincoln called El Toro Amarillo that raced in the La Carrera Panamerica way back in the 1950s, but from the door stickers I...

Rough Start: A Ford Escort GT That Has Seen The Good Side Of A Subaru Fan

I’ve always been prideful about being able to find a reason for just about every car to exist. Some are purposeful, some are fun, some exist purely to terrify lesser drivers, and...

Money No Object: The Most Deeply Modified Example Of A Datsun 510 We’ve Ever Seen

How did a car like the Datsun 510 get so popular? It started life as a basic car from Nissan and now, it’s a collector’s item and one of the most revered Nissan/Datsun products ever sold....

Buy A Complete Working Racetrack For Just $320,000! Owosso Speedway Could Be Yours

Check this out! Owosso Speedway, a 3/8 Mile paved oval, is located on 40 acres in Michigan and is for sale for just $320,000. To us that seems like a really good deal for that many acres and a fully...

Rough Start: First Gen RX-7, Small-Block Chevrolet, Together For Well Under Budget!

Do you like the idea of racing at all? Of course, you must…you’re reading a story on BangShift, so there has to be some kind of racing you’re into. Surely you like drag racing,...

Rough Start: A 1985 Ford LTD LX In Canada – Anybody Want A Four-Door Four-Eye Fox Body?

Let me share with you one serious pet peeve of mine: when someone else’s reasoning keeps you from obtaining a reasonable fun car. More often than not, I have heard this from couples in...

Money No Object: The World’s Baddest F-body Mopar? This 1979 Plymouth Volaré Duster Is Built!

It’s hard to choke down the idea of a wicked Plymouth Volaré. From the basic slant-six powered machines that developed a reputation for being a horrific ball of rust to the Volaré Road...