Category Archive: Apex Car Feature, BangShift APEX

2015 Grand National Roadster Show AMBR Contender: Red Hot Attraction Roadster From Sweden

This car is unique among AMBR contenders for several reasons but the biggest is that it was built in Sweden! The owner of the car is a man named Robert Hoffman and it is his vision that you see...

Video: A 1972 Buick GS Attacks the Autocross

Autocrossing is one of the more powerful mechanical addictions that can spring up in the realm of gearheads. Attacking a tight course of cones with wild abandon is incredibly fun, and carving your...

Gold Standard Video: Peugeot’s “Climb Dance”, With Ari Vatanen On Pikes Peak

It is five minutes of driving perfection, pure and simple. Finnish rally racing master Ari Vatanen manhandled a Peugeot 405 Turbo 16 GR rally car up Pikes Peak in in 1988 to set a new record, and...

Jeff Gordon Will Stop Driving Full-Time In NASCAR After 2015

Jeff Gordon has announced that the 2015 NASCAR season will be his last as a full-time competitive driver. The Hendrick Motorsports driver, who started driving Cup in 1992, had been weighing leaving...

This MotorWeek Mustang vs. Trans Am vs. IROC-Z Shootout Might Be The Most Cringeworthy Review We’ve Ever Seen

Going through YouTube and watching old car reviews is pretty cool…both to see just how far we’ve come from what used to be top of the line, and to see cars we look at as classics (or at...

Sneak Preview: Ford’s Upcoming Focus RS Getting Sideways

Ford Performance stole the show in Detroit, and that was just their opening act. Hot on the heels of the GT350R, Raptor and GT is the new-for-the-U.S. Ford Focus RS. Not much has been confirmed for...

Event Coverage: The Evan Gordon Memorial Lap Is A New Year’s Day Cruise In Indy That Draws 400+ Cars For A Great Cause

(Photos by RideTech/Mike Mendenhall) – As if you needed more proof to illustrate how awesome car guys and girls are we have some. Every year on New Year’s Day hot rodders, classic car...

Terrifying Video: Watch A Lamborghini Huracan Crash At More Than 200mph On A Public Highway In Hungary (In-Car and Aftermath Video)

Before you ask, yes there are speed limits on the highways in Hungary. A road like the one you will see this video has a speed limit of 80mph according to the information we have been able to dig up....

Autocrossing A Barge: This Lincoln Town Car Owns An Autocross Course!

Normally when we show you a vehicle on an autocross that you normally wouldn’t expect to be there, you get wild, sideways fun but a lap time that isn’t what you would call...

This Video Of An LS Powered Aussie Ute Destroying Tires On A Road Course Finally Has Us Craving Some Domestic Ute Action

For years we have been hearing the pained screams of enthusiasts here in America that we needed more Aussie Utes in our lives and for the most part we agreed from a distance. The little hybrid...

Watch the Most Violent Dirt Modified Crash We Have Ever Seen – Driver OK, Race Car Obliterated

There’s a lot of fun to be had in the stands at your local dirt track. The action is always hot and heavy, there are usually some close calls, and virtually every car leaves the place with...

Buy The Book? Blood, Sweat, And Gears: The Story Of The Gray Ghost And The Junkyard Firebird By David G. Barnes

When author David G. Barnes stumbled on a story I had written about the famed “Gray Ghost” 1964 Pontiac Tempest that Herb Adams and a group of talented Pontiac engineers had built to...

Nurburgring Has Lost The 2015 German Grand Prix To Hockenheimring

This is a bit of an eye-opener. After Capricorn took over the operations of the Nurburgring, it seemed that the infamous track’s problems were finally starting to be taken care of. However, it...

Watching This Old Cadillac Eldorado Slide Around A Frozen Lake With A Kid At The Wheel Is Pretty Awesome

There are times that I actually believe people who live in warm weather climates miss out on some of the gearhead fun that others of us get to have when the temperatures plummet. Take this video for...