Category Archive: Apex Racing News, BangShift APEX, BangShift News

Fired: Racer Michael Faccinto Withdrawn From Chili Bowl By Sponsor After Post-Race Comments

(Photos by Jesse Wardarski/TulsaWorld.com) – Being a race driver in the modern world is a whole lot different than it used to be. One of the biggest stories from the 34th running of the Chili...

The EPA Is Actively Attacking The High Performance Aftermarket – WE NEED THE RPM ACT – IMPORTANT

Just in case you think that the active and continued support that BangShift gives SEMA and very specifically The RPM Act is some sort of a waste of time, understand that at this moment, the United...

Is Honda Getting Ready To Release A Supercharged V-Twin Motorcycle? It Sure Looks That Way

Boosted factory motorcycles tend to be instantly legendary when they leave the factories in which they are produced. From the Yamaha, Kawasaki, Suzuki, and Honda turbocharged motorcycles of the 1980s...

Why The Long Face: World Of Outlaws Late Model Series Announces Droop Rule For Suspension

(Photo by RacingNews.co/Shane Walters) – It was a few years ago that I first got an in-depth look at dirt racing cars. They are astonishingly awesome machines and they have been refined over...

Go Time: Tell Congress to Pass the RPM Act and Save Our Racecars! – DO IT HERE, IT TAKES 30 SECONDS

The RPM Act is in front of Congress as we speak and we need your help to make sure that this act is passed and the ability we have to hot rod our cars lives. This is a vitally important protection...

Best of 2019 – Historic Video: The Race Of Two Words Was Run At Monza in 1957 and 1958 – USA vs The World!

It is an event that has all but been forgotten by history. An international race so wild that during the first running, most of the teams pulled out of competition after qualifying. An event that...

Best of 2019: Watch Petter Solberg Rip His Subaru Through The Fench Alps – Insanity

(By Eric Rood) – The 2016 World Rally Championship kicks off this weekend as it usually does with the monumental Rallye Monte Carlo and what better way is there to prepare than to watch this...

Brilliant and Hilarious: Magnus Racing Has Put Out The Most Phenomenal Press Release In Racing History

John Potter ain’t like the other kids. Potter is the founder of Magnus Racing, which is a sports car racing outfit that has been at it for about a decade in traditional road races, endurance...

Movin’ On Up: Tanner Gray To Race Full Time In NASCAR Gander Truck Series For 2020

It took Tanner Gray all of two years to go from a star rookie to a dominating NHRA pro stock eliminator champion. After collecting the 2018 NHRA championship in convincing fashion, Gray turned his...

Racer and Racing Safety Titan Bill Simpson Has Died At Age 79 – Human Force Of Nature Reshaped Racing

(Photo: IMS Motorsport Museum) – Bill Simpson’s headstone will document 79 years of life when it is carved but the truth is that Bill Simpson lived 800 years. The man who reshaped the...

A Decade In Words: This Collection Of The Best NASCAR Quotes Of The Last 10 Years Is Awesome

We’re speeding toward 2020 and that means retrospective stories looking back on the years 2010-2019 are flying out from every direction. We ran into a good one that deals with the best quotes...

Top NASCAR Crew Chief Cole Pearn Resigns From Joe Gibbs Racing, Leaves Sport For Family Time

Back in early 2017 when Carl Edwards announced his sudden (and now seemingly permanent) retirement from NASCAR stock car racing, it slackened jaws around the sport. Well, it has happened again. Ace...

First Look: 2020 IndyCar Aero Screen – What Do You Think Of It?

It seems the age of modern open cockpit race cars will soon join NASCAR pit stops and car magazines on the rack at your local stores. Mike Hull of Chip Ganassi Racing released these two photos on his...

Think We’re Kidding: Garrett To Begin Manufacture Of Electric Assist Turbochargers In 2021 (OE User Not Named Yet)

No, it is not a coincidence that you are seeing this story about Garrett getting into the electric turbocharger game right near the story bout Cleetus McFarland horsing around with the currently...