Category Archive: Apex Video, BangShift APEX

Gray Egg: Watch This CBR900-powered Fiat 126p Make Work Of An Autocross Course

To say that the Fiat 126p is a tiny car is an understatement. When the license plate is over half the width of the car it’s bolted to, that’s saying something. Even the Lotus Elise, that...

Mondo Machining: This Video Shows Milling and Turning Processes And We Could Watch It All Day

Know that deal around Christmas time when there’s a channel you can flip on and watch nothing but a burning Yule Log all day? There needs to be a gearhead version of that which would go 365...

Watch Spencer Pigot’s Monster Wreck At The 2020 Indy 500 – This Was The Crash That Effectively Ended The Rae

The 104th running of the Indy 500 was apropos for the year 2020. It was bizarre with no fans, it was at times akin to a wrecking derby with a runtime of nearly 3.5 hours, and just when an incredible...

Retro-Review: This Look At The 1994 Lotus Esprit Is Awesome – The Outsider Sport Car That Flew With Four

The Lotus Esprit was always an interesting case for me. As a kid, I never really knew where it slid into the sports car/super car hierarchy because it was cool looking but not over the top, it was...

If You Aren’t Smiling After Watching These Citröen Dyanes Rally, Then You Are Probably Seasick From Watching The Suspension Work!

Think of the Citröen Dyane as an upgraded version of the 2CV: in top-performance Dyane 6 form, there’s a 602cc flat-two engine driving the front wheels, a very light body structure, and after...

History In Action: Vice Grip Garage Takes The 1938 Chevrolet Racer Out For Laps!

When we first saw Derek and this 1938 Chevrolet racer, we knew that the days of this car sitting nice and quiet in a field somewhere, enjoying retirement were done. We just know the guy…and...

Spinning In The Rain: When NASCAR Put The Drivers In The Wet

It’s the running joke against NASCAR: How can a sport that has history dating back to good ol’ boys from the American South, moonshiners and the like, wind up scared of a spot of rain?...

Hagerty Redline Rebuild Time: Davin Pulls Down A Mystery 440 Destined For A Project Car

We love us some Hagerty Redline Rebuild series around here and there’s a new one coming. How do we know? This behind the scenes video that shows him pulling down a 440ci Chrysler big block that...

Full Throated History: Watch The Legendary Indy 500 Winning Lotus 38 Run Up The Hill At Goodwood

The Lotus 38 was not the first car in the history of the Indy 500 to place the engine behind the driver’s head but it was the first to win with that configuration and it touched off the massive...

Indy 500 History Video: The Incredible Salt Walther Wreck During The Ill-Fated 1973 Indy 500

This weekend, yes this August weekend in 2020 the Indy 500 will be run. It will be run without spectators but the race will be run and we’re sure there will be a monster television audience...

This Video Comparison Of A 1950 Pit Stop VS A 2013 Pit Stop Is Simply Fantastic

Since day one, auto racing in all of its forms has been about evolution. The cars themselves, the rules governing them, and the practices we all watch with fascination in the pits. In many...

Watch The 1905 Darracq 200hp, 25-liter, Minuscule Tire Equipped Monster Get Raced Flat Out!

The 1905 Darracq 200 HP made a big splash at the prestigious Goodwood Festival of Speed Hill Climb in 2015 when its owner Mark Walker absolutely caned it up the Lord March’s driveway. It’s not...

Watch A Bill Thomas Cheetah And A Nissan GT-R Battle On A Road Course – Godzilla VS Cheetah!

I honestly have no idea how I even found this video this morning. I didn’t go searching “Cheetah VS GT-R” or “coolest freaking road racing video I have seen in forever”...

In Car Video: Ride In The Coolest Car To Compete At The Bathurst 12 Hours, A 700hp LS3 Powered Daytona Coupe! Eats Ferrari Alive

Internationally speaking, everyone loves Bathurst, right? If you’re not sick of Australia’s Mount Panorama Circuit—though I have no idea how anyone could get sick of that circuit—here’s...