Category Archive: Apex Video, BangShift APEX, HISTORIC, RACING & ACTION, Videos

Historic Video: 1950s Stock Car Racing In Pomona Is Awesome To Watch

Pomona, California has been a hot bed of racing for nearly 70 years, and it’s more varied than you think. Since 1953 there have been drag racing events at the place and while that is the type...

Retro Review: This MotorWeek Review Of The Then New 1991 GMC Syclone Is Awesome

In today’s world when we hear of a company launching model with a turbocharged V6 engine, everyone shrugs. Its the way of the world these days. Turbochargers are everywhere and even lame little...

The Heavies: This 1970 Can-Am Documentary From Road Atlanta Is Great

I was having a conversation about a guy who was right smack dab in the middle of the Can Am racing world during the early 1970s. To me, outside of drag racing it was the coolest form of racing on the...

Watching This Mazda 767b 4-Rotor Making A Dyno Pull Is Even Crazier Than Seeing It On A Racetrack

For whatever reason, we’ve always had a soft spot in our heart for race cars that were crazy, innovative, and largely unsuccessful. It is not being disrespectful to say that the Mazda 767b was...

Racing In The Rain: Watch This 1958 Sadler-Chevrolet Mk3 Attack The Road Course In The Wetness

If you are a race car driver in England, it seems like you should be pretty versed in wet competition, right? The country is known for being slightly more than damp at times and racing in the rain is...

Fantastic Video: This Old Ad For A Fiat 127 Features One Of The More Incredible Driving Sequences Ever

The Fiat 127 was one of those cars that people instantly ate up. Fiat sold ’em like they were free beer from the early 1970s right into the 1980s with little more than cosmetic upgrades. The...

Watch Sprint Car Racer Randy Hannagan Power Wheelie Out Of A Corner In His Winged Monster!

You hardcore Sprint car guys probably don’t even think twice about stuff like the video below featuring racer Randy Hannagan but us mere mortals sure do! In the video you will see some crashes...

Telling Video: Watch A Rally Crash Where The Co-Driver Was HANS Equipped and The Driver Wasn’t

We have showed you loads of crash videos over the years. Recently we showed you a guy wrecking a street style car. It was not a race car but rather a high performance street car that he lost the...

Hagerty Cadillac 365 Build: It Is Time For Final Assembly – Watch This Classic 365ci Cadillac V8 Get Screwed Together

It has been a fun process to see this really cool classic Cadillac engine get torn down, machined, and now put back into its beautiful final form. This has been a cool process because the engine is...

Bodacious Battle: Watch This TVR and a Shelby Cobra Battle Wheel To Wheel In England – Our Favorite Hybrids!

American engines, British bodies and chassis. Yes, these are our favorite hybrids. That’s doubly true when they are on the rac track battling each other at full throttle. This video, taken in...

Happy 3/20! Let’s Take A Look At The 320ci Buick Straight Eight – Fireball Power!

From 1931 through 1953 the Buick straight eight really made its mark in the American automotive landscape. They were made in varying displacements and even varying block sizes but the one most people...

The American Powertrain Parting Shift: Ride in A Hot Rodded Porsche 993 As It Tears Around Road America

Chad and I have both admitted to having a bit of a thing for Porsches. They are cool cars, especially the older ones. They get tweaked and hot rodded by people like Singer, and they have a style...

Nitro Madness: Ride On A Nitromethane Powered GSX-R600 Hill Climb Bike In North Dakota – This Is Mental

Of all the totally insane motorsports that use nitromethane the most often forgotten among the mainstream is hill climb bikes. These things need all the horsepower they can muster to propel...

Happy 3/18 – Let’s Celebrate The Chrysler 318, The 318 Poly, and One Other 318ci Mill You May Not Think About

Ah yes, 3/18 the day we look back at the venerable 318ci Chrysler small block, the 318ci Chrysler Polyspheric, and a diesel engine that is not necessarily known for its displacement but more for the...