Category Archive: Apex Online Find, BangShift APEX, FORD

Sneak Preview: Ford’s Upcoming Focus RS Getting Sideways

Ford Performance stole the show in Detroit, and that was just their opening act. Hot on the heels of the GT350R, Raptor and GT is the new-for-the-U.S. Ford Focus RS. Not much has been confirmed for...

42-Acre Remains Of Former Marlboro Motor Raceway Up For Lease In Maryland – Full On Ghost Track (Bonus: Historic Video!)

From 1962 to 1969 the Marlboro Motor Raceway was a premier destination for circle track and road racing enthusiasts on the east coast. Notable performers like Roger Penske got their starts at this...

Historically Significant Corvette SR-2 Is For Sale – The Opening Bid Is A Little Steep For Us, But Probably Not For You

BangShift photo contributor Justin Oney is a man of incredible personal wealth. I didn’t know that until he sent me the link to the eBay auction of the 1956 Corvette SR-2, which is the first...

TAKE MY MONEY: Some Guy Built A Perfect 1992 Taurus SHO WAGON – You Can Buy It…You SHOULD Buy It

Look, it is Christmas Eve and that means you are panic shopping today. Here’s some advice. Forget everyone else and just spend all your money on this. Seriously, you have spend $2,500 on way...

This 1974 Corvette Has A VW TDI Diesel Engine, A Toyota Transmission, Gets 44 MPG, And Is Slightly Lacking In The Fit And Finish Dept

I was seconds away from shutting my computer when ace BangShift tipster Mike Kenworthy sent in an email gently urging that we take a peek at a Craigslist ad that he sent. We opened the link and were...

Maybe The Best Car We’ve Ever Seen: A Boss 429 Mustang That I Have Driven!

Sure we’ve seen Boss 429 Mustangs for sale before, but this one is special for several reasons. Let me tell you a story… In 2007, my buddy Chuck Schroedl and I each drove a dually and...

Actual NASCAR Dodge Charger Daytona For Sale On Ebay: One Of Less Than 10 Known To Exist, Raced By James Hylton, Only One To Suffer Fatal Wreck

Even road going Dodge Charger Daytonas are show stoppers. 45 years after they rolled off production lines as street versions of cars designed to dominate the high banks of NASCAR super speedways they...

This 1965 Galaxie Has A 500hp Cummins Diesel, Gets 30mpg, and Hauls The Family In Style!

As you’ll see more of today, the “diesel swap in a car” thing is gaining more and more steam by the week. From 1980s economy boxes getting smallish turbo diesels to cars like this...

Rough Start: There’s A Lot More To This Volvo Than What The Surface Shows…

I’m a sucker for a good sleeper. The less likely, the better, but it’s becoming more difficult to find a good sleeper anymore. Used to be, if you kept the engine quiet and didn’t do...

Going Fast With Class: Watch The Evolution Of This Pro Touring Buick From Lowered Stocker To Hardcore Cornering Machine

Hot rodding is about evolution and like evolution in people it is a bunch of small stuff that ends up leading to big changes to the species. That’s kind of the story with this great looking...

Insane Maniac Stores Yugo For 20 Years, Keeps It Mint, Wants To Sell It For Twice Original Price

We got sent this link by BangShifter Nick Dixon and he may or may not have referred to the seller as a psychopath. Funny thing is, we’re kind of agreeing with him here because the more you...

Incredible Find: Former Ferrari Formula One Race Trailers And Rigs For Sale – These Are Mind Blowing

So you are a gearhead and you probably think you know what a cool race hauler is, right? Take that idea, wad it up into a ball and set it on fire because THESE are the coolest race haulers ever and...

This 2000 Qvale Mangusta Is A Really Rare, Pretty Expensive, Modular Ford Powered Italian That You Can Own

It was Wes Tarkington who sent me the link to the ebay listing for this car and he and I bantered about regarding the potential coolness of this 2000 Qvale Mangusta with the right upgrades like...

This 1978 Volvo Bertone 262C Is An All Steel Bodied Freak That We’d Rock (After Making Some Changes) – eBay Find!

Do you ever wonder what happens to some of the crazy cars that are seen at the SEMA show? Lots of them go back to the people that built them, get sold, and live the lives of pretty normal hot rods....