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

Collecting Cars: Paul Kelly’s Huge Wreck In The Australian GT Series At Adelaide

If you’re going to wreck during the middle of a race, wreck outside of the traffic line, because nothing is worse than ricocheting back into fast-moving traffic. Any NASCAR driver who has been...

VTEC Really Kicked In, Yo: Honda Civic Type-R Laps The ‘Ring In 7:50:63

One of my automotive mantras is “Fast is simply fast.” It doesn’t matter what you’ve got, how you have it set up or what it looks like: if it hauls ass properly, I’m a...

Freiburger Builds Up Hot Rod Garage’s Late-Model Mustang Into A Budget Autocrosser!

If there is one car in my recent history that is near and dear to my heart, it’s the 2005 Ford Mustang GT that I traded in for the Angry Grandpa Chrysler a couple of years ago. The Mustang was...

Teaser Video: The RideTech 48 Hour Corvette Is Following In Its Famous Older Brother’s Footsteps

March 10, 11, 12 from 8am until midnight each day, you’ll watch a team of experienced wrenches, industry experts, and escaped mental patients take a pretty decent little Corvette down to the...

Whoops! How To Free A S197 Mustang From A Muddy Ditch At An Autocross

Mudding and Ford Mustangs don’t normally exist well together, and this video will show you just how strained the relationship actually is. After getting a little too exuberant at an autocross...

Footage of Solaris Motorsports’ EuroV8 Camaro Tearing Around Monza – An Orphaned Race Car Screaming In Anger

Unfortunately, this is a kind of bittersweet video. This Camaro has been over in Italy for quite some time, running in the SuperStars and EuroV8 racing series. Unfortunately, that entire series has...

Apex Video: McLaren’s Official P1 GTR Introduction Video, Complete With The F1 GTR

A few days ago, we told you about the McLaren P1 GTR, the track-only version of the McLaren P1 hybrid supercar. The 986hp beast is the spiritual successor to the McLaren F1 GTR, the de-tuned...

Take A Hot Lap Of The Nurburgring Nordschliefe On Board An Ariel Atom – Blower Whine And Apexes For Days!

Sun, a killer racetrack, a very capable car…is this heaven? Well, one quick look outside dispatches that for us, but for the owner of this Ariel Atom, it most certainly is, because today...

Historical Race Footage: The 1988 SCCA Trans Am Race At Long Beach, California

Even with all of the hype, media coverage, random acts of absolute insanity and the wrecks, it’s becoming increasingly more and more difficult to find enthusiasm for NASCAR. The last time I got...

The 8,000+ Club – A Compilation Of Awesome High RPM Dyno Pulls – Small Displacement Wailing! (Video)

Here’s some cool dyno video from the guys at Savannah Race Engineering. These fellows run a well regarded engine shop that builds everything from Can Am big blocks to 98ci Cosworth four...

Raidillon Corner At Spa Is A Car-Eater. Don’t Believe Us? Check Out These Vids…

When it comes to Belgium’s Spa Francorchamps race course, most of the fame is on the corner known as “Eau Rouge”. This is misleading, because it’s a combination of two...

This 1970 AAR ‘Cuda Tribute Is A Roaring, Three-Carb’d, Small Block Fun Machine (Video)

We say this time and time again but one of the great things about the high performance aftermarket is that the companies making the parts are staffed by the same gasoline bleeding enthusiasts that...

Ride Along In A Nutso And Screaming Mazda RX-3 Road Racer In Jamaica As It Destroys The Competition

There are times when we see racing videos and it is clear that someone showed up with a nuclear tipped bazooka to a pistol fight and this is one of those videos but we’re not taking a shot at...

Amazing On Car World Rally Championship Video That Makes Us Giggle Like Little Girls

(WRC) World Rally Championship drivers are some seriously talented dudes. I’ve been lucky enough to drive several types of race cars, but this isn’t one of them and it pains me. I’d...