Category Archive: Apex Online Find, BangShift APEX, eBay Find

Money No Object: This 1973 De Tomaso Pantera GTS Is The Original Blue-Collar V8 Exotic!

It is kind of weird to see just how parallel the De Tomaso Pantera and the Lamborghini Countach were in their evolution. Both debuted in the early 1970s with a clean wedge shape and by the end of the...

Better Hurry: There Is A Rarely Seen In The States Mk2 Ford Escort For Sale – A Little Hot Rod With A Cutting Brake

Yeah, this thing makes me sad. Not because I dislike all the stuff the owner is done, because I know someone other than me will own it. I actually had a couple of bucks tucked away for a project and...

The Cleanest Stock 1974 AMC Hornet We Have Ever Seen Is For Sale And It Is Less Than $4,000

How in the hell does this car live in Michigan for more than 40 years and look like THIS?! You are seeing the same thing we are. The cleanest stock 1974 AMC Hornet we’ve ever gawked at and a...

Second-Gen Violence In The Making: This 1971 Chevrolet Camaro Is Beastly!

I might be off by a year or two from the personal pinnacle, but the second-gen Chevrolet Camaro is my first automotive love for a reason: excellent handling, shapely body, great proportions, and when...

Formula Vice: This Profile Of A 1981 March F1 Car Is Awesome For Many Reasons – Watch!

A race car sponsored by a nude joint in Paris, Guinness beer, and a rolling papers company. Yes, that is the story of this 1981 March Formula One car that was once driven by an Irishmen named Daly...

Tricky Tribute: This 1979 Mercedes Benz 280CE W123 Rally Car Is A Tribute To The Carlsson Car Of 1980

We have seen all kinds of tribute cars over the years here on BangShift but this is probably the first one that has ever been built out of a near 40 year old Mercedes. If you are a big time fan and...

Fuelie Find: This 1961 Corvette Would Have Been About The Baddest Thing On The Streets When It Was New

We all have our soft spots, right? Mine happens to include 1961/62 fuel injected, four speed, black Corvettes with red interiors. I ran across this car for sale on eBay and had to stop to check it...

This 1985 Olds Toronado Rides High, Has A 455, and Is Still Front Wheel Drive!

This is an interesting car. It may not be a great car but it sure is an interesting car, right? I mean how can we not look at a 1985 Oldsmobile Toronado that sits like a four wheel drive truck, has...

This 1972 AAR Gurney Eagle Indy Car Is Spectacular In Every Way And We Want It!

I don’t know what I can say about this car that can’t be seen in the photos. It’s amazing, and I’m not some particularly passionate Indy Car fan. But man this car is awesome....

The Most Rare Factory Hemi Intake Manifold Ever Just Showed Up For Sale On eBay

Bendix Electrojection. Those two words right there are all you need to know as to why this is the most rare hemi intake manifold the factory ever produced. For those of you who do not know the story,...

Looking For A Vintage Indy Car To Have Some Fun With? This 1950s Roadster Is Restored and Repowered

The “roadster era” of Indy Car racing is among the most celebrated and romanticized. These front engine cars eventually gave way to the likes of the mid-engine Lotus and other designs but...

Crazy eBay Find: This Single Cylinder Offy Prototype Was A Project For A Series That Never Happened

It is a rare occasion to be able to get hold of something both mythical and real at the same time…especially when we are talking about racing stuff. We stumbled upon an eBay ad for one of the...

The Definition Of A Perfect Project Car: This 1967 Datsun 1600 Roadster Is A Rusty But Awesome Canvas

I’ve got to thank Alan Reinhart for this one as he found this little gem while scouring Craigslist in the greater Tucson area where he lives. This little 1967 Datsun 1600 Roadster strikes me as...

Daddy I’m Scared: Someone Combined A Convertible 1989 Dodge Truck With The Back End Of A 1955 Plymouth

We feel that any child which happened upon this torturous concoction would be afraid and rightfully so. This is among the most sublimely weird things we have ever put on these electronic pages and it...