Category Archive: Apex Racing News, BangShift APEX, BangShift News, BangShift Road Test, Bangshift Spotlight

Long Roof and A Long Name: The Porsche Panamera Turbo S-E Hybrid Sports Turismo Hauls!

(By Tom Lohnes) – Are you a retired racecar driver? Is 591(Audi RS6) or 630 horsepower (Mercedes E63 S) not enough for you in a 5-seat Wagon? Well, Porsche has you covered with 693hp in the...

Bugatti Is Bringing Stars Wars, Horsepower, and Who Knows What Else For Their Next 300mph Hypercar

(By Tom Lohnes) – Uhm, alright then. Bugatti has another multi-million-dollar project going, and it’s nothing like anything they’ve ever put out before. Bugatti is the brand once known for...

Not A Mom Buggy: The Hennessey HPE1000 Dodge Durango Hellcat Is A Beastly Family Hauler

(Words by Tom Lohnes) – Do you have four kids, a fat bank account, and great patience? Well, we might just have the car for you: The Hennessey HPE1000 Dodge Durango Hellcat. Yes, you can now...

The Hyundai RM20e Is The Ultra-High Performance Electric Hatchback Of Your Dreams (Or Nightmares)

(By Tom Lohnes) – Ever since the GM EV1 in the 90’s electric cars have been getting more and more advanced with every new model and generation. This year, we get another advancement, with...

For Just $1,000 Per Day: The New Mclaren 765LT Is Limited In Production But Nearly Unlimited In Price

(By Tom Lohnes) – Don’t blink, because you could miss the new Mclaren 765LT.  When it was released back in April everyone was impressed with it and now with official performance numbers...

They’re Coming For The Corvette: New Corvette E-Ray Will Combine V8 With Electricity

(By Tom Lohnes) – The Corvette Grand Sport has always been the forgotten model in the Corvette lineup. Offering performance parts from the Z06/ZR1 of its era and mixing them with the base...

The 2020 Hi-Performance Expo Powered by Optima Batteries Is Coming To COTA November 1-3 – Big Fun, Big Money, Be There!

Winter is on the way, you have been likely locked out of at least a few of your favorite events this year and you are kind of bummed that there’s nothing left to do this year, right? WRONG. The...

The Upcoming Tesla Model S Plaid Is A Maniac Sedan With 1,080hp and More Torque

(By Tom Lohnes) – Do you want the quickest current production car with the most boring name on a current production car? Well, Tesla has you covered with the Model S Plaid. With a claimed...

Plan Your Build: This Video Goes Through the Best G-Body Suspension Upgrades

The GM G-body platform is one of the most popular and most easily modified in all of the enthusiast world. But because of those two things, there’s lots of questions that need to be answered...

New BMW M3 and M4 Announced: Face Only A Mother Can Love But Performance We’ll All Find Beautiful

(By Tom Lohnes) – Do you want a nostalgia trip back to the days of old where the M3 was only one model and Naturally aspirated? Well you can’t have that but you can have the new M3 and M4...

The New Z Car Has Been Shown And It Sure Looks Good On Paper – Here’s Our Take

(By Tom Lohnes) – After 12 long years, a new Z car has arrived, and it doesn’t disappoint. Replacing the 370Z, the Z Proto/400Z/Fairlady Z made a giant splash in the car community at its...

Is Toyota Building A Road Legal Le Mans Style Hypercar? It Sure Looks Like It To Us!

(By Tom Lohnes) – It’s no secret right now that Toyota is a dominating racing team. With three consecutive Le Mans wins they are tearing up the track. Wildly with the new Hypercar they’re...

Million Dollar Hauler: Meet The Rolls Royce Silver Spectre…All $1,250,000 Of 700hp Shooting Brake

(By Tom Lohnes) – Do you ever yearn for a 2-door wagon but don’t want to be a peasant and buy a $280,000 Ferrari GTC4 Lusso? Well, Rolls Royce has the car for you, and there’s only 3 of...

Extra Wasabi Please: The Upcoming Acura NSX-R Is A 600hp Throwback To The Future

(By Tom Lohnes) – Is the “normal” $150,000, 573 horsepower, 2.7-second to 60 Honda/Acura NSX not good enough for you? Well, here’s a throwback. A newer version of the Acura NSX-R, along...