Category Archive: Apex Spotlight, Apex Video

ACED: AutoCross Every Day! Craig Johnson’s Falcon Cruising The Cones At Goodguys

Today’s ACED: AutoCross Every Day video is of Craig Johnson’s really cool little Ford Falcon on the Goodguys Pleasanton Autocross Course. I’ve watched this little car evolve over...

Man, Wife, Two Kids, And The Dog In A 1968 Firebird Cross Country With Autocross Dreams

Watch as this family of 4, plus Fido, travel more than 1300 miles in their 1968 Pontiac Firebird to attend the first Goodguys Show in Lincoln Nebraska. Family visits, barking dogs, tourist stops and...

ACED: AutoCross Every Day! CAM T 1968 Camaro At SCCA San Diego

The Classic American Muscle class in SCCA is quickly growing into yet another great venue for Pro Touring folks like us. Today’s ACED: AutoCross Every Day video is from the CAM T (Traditional)...

Watch This Hot Shoe Drive His Shelby GT500 Into A Crowd While Leaving A Car Show – No One Hurt

We used to get annoyed when people would yell about people doing burnouts leaving car shows. After years now of posting videos like the one you will see below we may have actually been swayed over to...

The Audi Sport TT Cup Race At Red Bull Ring Came To A Fiery Crash Four Laps In [VIDEO]

Four laps was all it took for the Audi Sport TT Cup race at the Red Bull Ring to be red-flagged and subsequently cancelled. In rainy conditions at the Austrian track, during the second session of...

This Footage Of The New Ford GT Racer Lets You Hear Just How Rude Henry’s New LeMans Special Can Be

For a car whose lineage is filled with revenge, Italian anger, and four years of the biggest all-American one-digit salute they could offer Ferrari, Ford’s GT has actually been quite sonorous...

Auditory Symphony: No Voices, No Nothing Except A Ford Mustang GT350 Getting Whooped On At Grattan Raceway

There’s a ton of noise that infiltrates your ears everyday. Some is pleasant. A lot of it isn’t. Tons of it you can’t avoid. Day in and day out, it’s just an assault on your...

What Could Maier, Popp, Or Hobaugh Could Do In A Hyabusa Powered Smart Car Like This?

We’ve seen several Smart Cars that have Hyabusa powerplants in them, and every single one of them looks like it would be a riot. But a reader sent me an email yesterday asking me what I thought...

ACED: AutoCross Every Day! The Hooker Blackheart Racing Camaro Rips Through The Cones

A week or so ago we chose a video of a 5th Gen Camaro on a wet autocross and commented on how well it did even in the slippery stuff. As a result, we got this video clip sent to us of the Hooker...

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ACED: AutoCross Every Day! An Airdam’s View Of The Motor State Challenge Autocross

The Motor State Challenge was last weekend, and included a full day of Autocross action over at Tire Rack headquarters, followed by a full day of road course action over at Gingerman. Here is a video...

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ACED: AutoCross Every Day! Ride Along On The USCA Optima Autocross From Charlotte

When Danny Popp’s advice for folks is to “be patient and wait for it”, you know you are talking about a pretty technical autocross, and that is exactly what he said about the course...

Rides Of Our Lives: We Sit Shotgun With Ken Block And Brendan Reeves In Full Bore Ford Fiesta Rally Cars

(Words by Nutting/Lohnes – Videos by Nutting) – It was an invitation that I would not have turned down in the face of anything. When Ford contacted BangShift eastern world HQ and asked...

ACED: AutoCross Every Day! Video With Telemetry On Screen!

When we found this 1979 Camaro Autocross video with telemetry on screen, we found ourselves staring at the data on screen and then having to watch again to see all the action. The driver in the video...

Historical Footage: Group A Rallying In The 1990s – Faster Than Group B And Just As Wild!

We tend to look at Group B Rally as the wild era of the sport, and for good reason: manufacturers were all but unchained from regulation, required only the barest minimums of homologated cars, and...