Category Archive: Apex Racing News, BangShift APEX

Danny Popp Wins The 2014 Optima Ultimate Street Car Invitational

(Photos courtesy of Optima Batteries) – Danny Popp has won the 2014 Optima Ultimate Street Car Invitational. This is the second time that he has claimed the top spot, last turning the trick in...

Awesome Watch: Ride Along With Jim Pace As He Narrates A Full Throttle Lap Of Sebring While Driving – Here’s The Fast Way Around

One of the most valuable things you can have in the world of road racing or autocrossing outside of seat time is instruction. While announcing the autocross it was fun to watch drivers drivers take...

This Video Of An Audi R8 V10 Making A Dyno Pull Through All The Gears Has Sounds Like You Wouldn’t Believe

Recently there was an Audi R8 press fleet vehicle in my area. A couple of guys I know in New England got to take it out for kicks but I wasn’t one of them. Oh well, that is the nature of the...

Watch Motorcycle Racer Darran Lindsay Save Himself At 140mph When His Bike Tries To Throw Him Off

It is not much of a stretch to say that motorcycle racing is the  most internationally diversified style of racing in existence. There are multiple logical reasons for this like the cost of doing...

Robbie Maddison Recently Jumped A Motorcycle Off Of An Olympic Ski-Jump – The Video Of The Accomplishment Is Awesome

We’re not sure where it will end with guys like Robbie Maddison who seem to be super human, or are at least in the size of their massive balls. We had not heard that Maddison recently jumped...

Troubled Caterham F1 Team Turns To Crowdfunding In Order To Save Their Bacon

As we reported almost two weeks ago, Caterham F1’s financial books look like a chapter from a Brothers Grimm book: absolutely frightening…so bad, in fact, that Caterham went into...

SEMA 2014: Optima Ultimate Street Car Invitational – The Combatants! Check Out The Competition Cars Here

The super bowl of the pro touring world will take place tomorrow and Sunday at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway as Optima once again hosts the Ultimate Street Car Invitational. The event is different for...

This “Recreation” Of A 1931 Bugatti Royale Combines A Carbon Fiber Body, A Custom Chassis, A GMC V12, And A $650,000 Price Tag

Allow me to go on record as saying that I kind of like this car because it is straight out of left field and it actually has some amazing technology and craftsmanship wound together in a weird but...

The Holden Sandman Wagon Built By Red Bull Is The Coolest (And Fastest) Corner Burning Surf Wagon Ever (W/Screaming V8 Video)

Red Bull has money like no one’s business and on a pretty frequent basis they will shovel some of the cash that they no longer have room for towards awesome projects. This is one of those times...

Check Out “Recoil”, An Insane 1966 Chevelle Built By The Ring Brothers

When we were asked to be at the Royal Purple booth here at SEMA yesterday for the unveiling of a new car from Ring Brothers, we were most certainly excited, but we had no idea just how bad ass this...

Would You Buy A Wrecked $2-Million Car For Half A Million? Own A Ferrari Enzo For Way Less Than Retail (Disclaimer: It Is A Three Wheeler)

If you have dreamed of owning a Ferrari Enzo but lacked the millions of dollars necessary we have a smoking deal for you. In fact, you’ll be paying WAY less than retail for this car because it...

SEMA 2014: The Jet Hot Double Down Roadster Half Naked! The Car Runs, Drives, And Even Picked Up Some Style Points

The Jet-Hot High Performance Coatings Double Down roadster has gotten a lot of electronic ink on our pages since last year at SEMA when the the car appeared at the show while it was under...

Volvo X: A 1967 Volvo 122 That’s Not At All What It Seems, Unless It Seems Like An Ass Kicker

(Words and Photos by Kaleb Kelley) Last fall I pulled up in my Scamp at a local car show with my dad on a dreary Saturday morning and looked around only to see a very small group of cars. Even if...

SEMA 2014: The Roadster Shop Rampage 1970 Camaro Is As Polarizing As It Is Aggressive – There’s No In Between With This One

Race car? Street Car? Both? Those are the tip of the question iceberg when we were looking at what could be one of the most aggressive 1970 Camaros ever built as it sat in the Go Pro booth at the...