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

Toyota Is Aiming To Kill The Camry’s “Vanilla” Reputation By Flogging Three Of Them On One Lap Of America!

Ever since my grade-school days, the Toyota Camry has been the bastion of the mid-size sedan: it was as reliable as an anvil, as inoffensive as a baby bunny, and as plain-jane and boring as a vanilla...

You Could’ve Just Quit: A NASCAR Pit Crew Member Is Indefinitely Suspended And Charged After Breaking His Boss’s Jaw

(Lead Photo: Dover (Del.) Police) In certain elements of NASCAR, a touch of violence is almost expected. The “Have at it, boys” mentality that kicked off the 2010 racing season basically...

Crazy Story: Tesla Is Flooding Machine Shops With Flawed Parts That Need Rework – This Is Nuts

Elon Musk has said since the beginning that he was not going to operate Tesla like any other car company and so far he has proven himself to be a man of his word…and that’s not always the...

The 13th Annual Edelbrock Car Show Is Coming! Tours of The R&D Dept, Manufacturing Area, and More!

Every year in may the fine people at Edelbrock open their doors, their parking area, and their facility to a load of hot rodders that show up to enjoy a day with their friends and fellow gearheads....

Want To Rent A Turbocharged LS Swapped Volvo Station Wagon For $75 A Day? You Can!

BangShifter Troy Henderson sent us the link to what has to be the greatest rental car in the history of mankind and we needed to share it with you. Here’s the crazy part, it isn’t just...

Have You Checked Out American Powertrain’s Tech Blog? Great Answers To Questions and Tips!

We know how much all of you out there appreciate good tech and we’re happy to give you a resource to find a bunch of it regarding transmissions, swaps, and some of the interesting details that...

Haas VF-18 First Out The Gate For 2018 FIA Formula One World Championship!

America’s own Formula 1 team, Haas F1 debuted their new designs for the 2018 season today.  There’s no doubt that owner Gene Haas and the evolution of his industry leading CNC machines...

Falling Prices! Edelbrock Reduces Pro-Flo 3 EFI To $1695!

The big news today is that Edelbrock has reduced the price of its Pro-Flo 3 port fuel injection system to $1,695 making the entry point to the EFI world even that much more attractive to prospective...

A Proper Reincarnation: 25 New Stratos Builds Are Going To Become Available!

The Lancia Stratos of old should require no introduction to you. It was a Ferrari-engined, rally-crushing doorstop with all the calm and collected serenity of a pissed off Tasmanian devil. It is one...

Genuinely Shocking: World Rallycross Will Go All Electric Starting In 2020!

Watching World Rallycross racing in person is excitement with a soundtrack: little violent turbocharged, four-wheel-drive monsters on a course filled with tight corners, a joker lap layout and at...

IMSA and LeMans Alum Andy Pilgrim Is Now A Part Of The NCM Motorsports Park Staff!

Big news is coming out of Bowling Green, Kentucky as the National Corvette Museum has welcomed an honest-to-goodness wheelman in the house. Andy Pilgrim has a history with Corvettes and racing in...

Welcome To The New Normal: Motorcyclist Sues GM After Being Injured in Accident With Self Driving Car

Welp, here we go. While this is not the first lawsuit involving a self driving car, this is one that seems a little more interesting than those that have come before. A guy in California is suing GM...

The 2018 Holley LS Fest West Registration Is Open! Do You Want To Be Part Of The Fun In Las Vegas?

Enough moping about the cold weather, it’s time to start gearing up for the fun that is to be had in 2018, and one of the events that many should be looking forward to is Holley’s LS Fest...

In Memoriam: Dan Gurney, The All-American Racer

Of all of the things that Dan Gurney can and should be remembered for, a magnum of Moët & Chandon just might be at the top of the list. The 24 Hours of LeMans had just finished, and Gurney and...