Category Archive: Apex Racing News, BangShift APEX

Bad Omen: The Entire Collection Of MotoE Motorcycles Were Destroyed In A Garage Fire In Spain

The 2019 MotoE racing series (think MotoGP but with electric motorcycles) was supposed to be testing at Circuito de Jerez-Ángel Nieto (“Jerez”) in Spain for the upcoming MotoGP Spanish...

New Guy: Chuck Whitney Joins RideTech As New Production Manager – Aerospace and Racing Background

If there is one thing we like around here, it is knowing who makes our parts, right? The folks at RideTech understand that as well, that’s why they’ve told the world that Chuck Whitney...

Letting Go: Morgan Family Relinquishes Majority Ownership Of Company To Italian Investment Firm After 110 Years

They are interesting, they are a bit odd, they are expensive, old school, and they have a cult-like following. We’re talking about the British cars that carry the Morgan badge and still cruise...

WTF: European Parliament Rules That All New Cars Must Have Speed Limiters When Sold

Well that’s a headline that should make your blood run cold. The sad part is that it is true and the only good part about this is that car companies are expected to fight this ruling tooth and...

Get Along Kids: Ford Racing Executives Had To Get Involved With Driver Squabbles After The Daytona 500

In many ways the 2019 Daytona 500 was Ford’s race to lose…and lose they did. Now, the company reversed course in their NASCAR racing efforts in Atlanta by winning the event but the...

Roadside America: How A Little Private Car Museum Became The Highest Rated Attraction In Columbus, Ohio

(Photos by Columbus Alive) – Columbus, Ohio is a city on the rise. The suddenly trendy downtown is packed with great restaurants and there are many elements of life in Columbus that are...

Unveiled: The 2019 Australia Supercars Championship Mustang

Um…consider this a consolation prize? Watching the Australian motor industry collapse was one of the worst things we’ve seen. Factories closed, storied car lines came to a bitter end, and...

Return Of The Big Block? Ford Introduces 444ci Pushrod V8 Engine For Next Generation Super Duty!

In news that we totally did not see coming, Ford has announced a new pushrod engine option for the upcoming 2020 Super Duty line of trucks. This engine is the biggest gasoline burning engine a...

Room To Grow: NCM Motorsports Park Has Purchased An Additional 208 Acres Of Land For Potential Expansion

If you haven’t seen the size of NCM Motorsports Park in it’s current configuration, trust us, it’s pretty impressive. The road course, Kartplex, and open asphalt areas that can be...

This 1970s Formula Vee Promotional Film Is Brilliant – The Class Continues Strong Today!

There are certain things that happen in racing which are so well designed and so well thought out that the make as much sense as 1+1=2. One of those things is Formula Vee. The open wheel racing class...

They Actually Listened: Porsche’s 718 Cayman GT-4 Clubsport R-GT Will Go Rally Racing In 2020!

Last year, Porsche teased a rally-bred machine based on the Cayman at the ADAC Rallye Deutchland event. The car ran a couple of stages, mostly for show, and we hoped that Porsche was testing the...

In Memoriam: Glen Wood, NASCAR Hall Of Fame Member And Founding Member Of Wood Brothers Racing

In 1950, three brothers came together to start a racing team, and that team is still going strong today. Wood Brothers Racing has been known for three things: a strong alignment with Ford, the...

Classic Rally Video: 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...

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...