Category Archive: Apex Video, BangShift APEX, FUNNY STUFF, HISTORIC, MISC, Videos

Weird Car On A Dead Track: 1985 Plymouth Colt Turbo Tested At Bridgehampton

The magic of the 1980s was that there were weird cars kind of falling out of the sky on a regular basis. Today, that does not happen anymore. There are very few surprises out there. People have their...

1979 Bathurst 1000 Video: This Film With Peter Brock Calling His Own Lap and Chris Economaki Reporting Rules!

There are few races on planet Earth that we want to attend more than the Bathurst 1000 in Australia. The event has a legacy, it has awesome cars, and most importantly it has one of the neatest tracks...

Five Doors and A Five Speed: How The Chevy Corsica Was Actually A Better Car Than You Remember

When it comes to those forgettable, disposable, not super grand cars of the 1990s, the Chevy Corsica is one that always pulls rank on the list. The thing is, they made those cars for a decade and for...

Morning Symphony: Tom Coronel’s Chevrolet Cruze WTCC Race Car Lapping Monza

Summer at BangShift Mid-West means a few things: sweat out of every pore, the occasional thrown car part from the garage, the later evenings ending in a fire in the pit on my back porch and a cold...

Fun Watch: Behind The Scenes Long Form Buick Nailhead Assembly Video From Hagerty – The Work Behind The Time Lapse

We run every single installment of the Hagerty Redline Rebuild videos because they are so cool. We love how they are put together with a level of playfulness and fun while also celebrating awesome...

No Small Task: Machining Tiny Connecting Rods For A Miniature LS Engine Is Quite The Process

The world of miniature engine building, like the world of full-size engine building has been forever morphed and changed by the introduction and proliferation of advanced machine tools. What was once...

Engine Magic: Watch This Video About Bringing A Buick Stage II IndyCar engine Back to Life On The Dyno!

This is one of the neatest engine videos we have seen in a long, long time. Why? It is all about bringing a Buick Stage II IndyCar engine back to life on the dyno…in Australia. The engine was...

When You Build A Bitchin Truck And Crash It, Do You Rebuild It With Less Concern For Crashing It Again?

When our boy Marcel first built the C10 known as Foxy, it was amazingly clean and sexy. A real “show and go” truck that had a look all its own. In a land of a jillion C10 builds, this one...

The Street Machine $2,000 Challenge Conclusion: Falcon vs. Calais Gets Decided At The Track!

We’ve been following the cheap-car battle that Street Machine have put on between a Ford Falcon AU and a Holden Calais for a bit now, and finally, the conclusion is here. Both cars were...

Pony Wars Episodes 5 and 6 Are Right Here! The Battle Between Mopar, Ford, And Chevrolet Is Real! Who Will Win It All?

When I was asked to be a part of Pony Wars 2, the battle between the big three, I was pretty excited and figured there was no way they wouldn’t make me the host for Team Camaro. After all, I...

Great Video: Watch A Touring Car Champ Take A 1928 Frazer Nash Onto The Race Track – Does He Like It?

Now this is the type of stuff we love. Great car, solid driver, and honest opinions. 2013 British Touring Car Champion Andrew Jordan got tapped to take a 1926 Frazer Nash onto the race track and...

Screaming Mimi: Watch This Little Ford ZETEC Four Banger Wail Out 280 Naturally Aspirated Horsepower

One of the reasons that hot rodding is so globally awesome is the fact that people around the planet have different stuff to work with and the end result is the same. That end result is more...

Watch A WRC Rally Car Nearly Wipe Out A Group Of Kids Watching Inside A Picket Fence Pen

It is a day of crazy videos, what can I say? This one comes from the WRC Poland stop and it features our favorite group of humans on the top of the “Most Likely To Die In Horrifying Ways”...

Ride With Dorsey Schroeder In A Porsche 935 Around Sebring! This Thing Is Lightning Fast

Dorsey Schroeder is one of the guys I remember watching on TV and cheering for as a kid during the 1980s in the Trans Am series and others. He was the ’89 Trans Am series champ and spent many...