Category Archive: Apex Video, BangShift APEX

Someone Put A Jet Powered Mini On A Road Course In England And It Wrecked On Turn One (Video)

The idea of a jet powered Mini isn’t exactly original as thrust driven cars have been a “thing” since Walt Arfons introduced the concept of building a thrust powered, jet engined...

Ride Along On A USAC Silver Crown Car As It Flies And Slides Around The Fastest Mile Dirt Track In The World

Springfield, Illinois is home to the “Springfield Mile”, a virtual paradise for anyone who like dirt track racing. Why? They advertise this place as the fastest dirt mile in the world and...

Watch This Austin A35 Go For A Wild Rolling Wreck At Goodwood – Tall, Round Car Does Tall, Round Car Things

An Austin A35 may not be the most common car to the ears and eyes of the American motoring public but they were really popular back in England. Like any old car with this type of popularity, people...

Vintage Las Vegas Racing Video: 1966 Can-Am Action From Stardust Raceway in Las Vegas

It can be said that the Can-Am was the wildest, most wide-open road racing series that North America has ever known. About the only thing wilder we can think of are the old Group B rally cars, but...

Car Bros Comparo! The Boys Pit A Porsche 918 Against A “Ferrari Enzo”

We have showed you the previous Car Bros videos and while it has been a while since the guys with the dry sense of humor and keen trolling abilities have laid a new one down on us and we think it is...

Historic Road Racing Video: This Period Film From The 1963 12 Hours of Sebring Rules – Corvettes, Cobras, Ferraris, More

Now this is the kind of vintage racing footage we love. Made by Gulf Oil, this cool film featuring the 1963 12 hours of Sebring has all the elements that every BangShifter could ever want. For...

Classic YouTube: The 1974 Bathurst Run Of John Goss And Kevin Bartlett

We may wax nostalgic about how NASCAR used to be in the 1970s, but compared to most other racing series, the circle track guys still have one major downfall compared to everybody else: they will not...

Anderson Speedway Insanity: Watch A Guy Drive His Car Onto Another Racer’s, A Tasing, and Arrests

Well this is one of the most insane videos we have ever seen and none of it is any good. Shot at the hardscrabble Anderson Speedway in Indiana during a Figure 8 race, it shows two guys throwing the...

Watch As Dale, Jr. Takes A Few Laps In His Newest Race Car: Dale Sr.’s 1980 Rookie Season Monte Carlo!

Dale Earnhardt, Jr. is packing up his career at the end of 2017. That’s no surprise…it’s been in the works, and was put on an accelerated path after he sat out most of 2016 due to...

Ride Along On The Helmet Of Kevin Harvick For A 9,000RPM Rip Saw Road Course Lap At VIR

While we’re not huge stock car racing fans around here we certainly have an appreciation for the cars and for the drivers that pilot them every week at speedways across the nation. We will...

Backwards Drag Racing Video: We Found One Thing Suburbans Suck At

It has been a while since we have brought you some high quality destruction and madness from Maine’s Beech Ridge Speedway but the drought it over! This time we’re highlighting the...

Video: Watch A 720hp Small Block Powered McLaren Can Am Car Track Down 1,000hp Foes! 180+ Mph On-Car Action!

You’ve been seeing the driving talent of Jim Pace highlighted on the pages of BangShift for some time now as we’ve pretty much adopted Jim as our “dude” in the world of...

Turbo Slice: Here’s a Fun Fake Ad For A Product That Should Never Exist

Here’s a funny parody video we found after seeing a guy feeing vegetables into his turbo on social media. After seeing a rough looking video of this being done we hit the Google machine and...

Sunbeam Tiger Video: Ride Along As The Tiny Small Block Ford Sports Car Rips Monte Carlo

While the Shelby Cobra is certainly the signature piece in the legacy of Carroll Shelby, the Sunbeam Tiger is another English/American mashup he had his hands in and profited from. The Tiger was born...