Category Archive: Apex Racing News, BangShift APEX

Former Tire Changer Is Suing Michael Waltrip Racing, Claims He Was Blacklisted

Brandon Hopkins, a former tire changer, is suing Michael Waltrip Racing for damages, citing breach of contract, defamation, intentional interference with a contract and violation of the N.C....

Check Out This In-Car Footage Of The DeltaWing Ripping Around Daytona!

Love or hate the DeltaWing, the dart-shaped car that has run LeMans, American LeMans, Petit Le Mans, and USCC, but there’s no doubt that it’s a capable beast. Created by a collaborative...

TI Automotive Will Sponsor Riley Motorsports’ Dodge Viper GT3-Rs In 2015 TUDOR United SportsCar Season

It’s good news for the Riley Motorsports TUDOR teams, as their Dodge Viper GT3-Rs have a new sponsor for the 2015 season. As you will remember, FCA pulled sponsorship of the Vipers early last...

Cars and Coffee Photos: More Muscle, More Exotics, and More Awesome Stuff Than You Can Shake A Stick At

(Photos by Kaleb Kelley) – Yesterday we brought you the first half of Kaleb Kelley’s awesome photos from the Plano, Texas Cars and Coffee get together. While this meet happened a few...

Watch Sam Hübinette Drift A Charger SRT8 Like He Absolutely Hates It

It doesn’t matter how good you think you are at something, there is always someone out in the world who’s just a wee bit better at it than you. Sam Hübinette is one of those who is...

Trucks, Classics, Muscle, and Exotics At The Plano, Texas Cars And Coffee – Incredible Variety And Incredible Coffee

(Photos by Kaleb Kelley) – Recently the whole Cars and Coffee scene has been in the automotive news after one of the most popular “non-denominational” car meets in the country was...

100% BangShift Approved Video: Watch A Guy Operate The Throttle Of A Rally Car While Sitting Under The Hood – How Does The Driver See?

There are lots of ways to gauge the dedication of racers. You can look at how many hours they spend slaving in the shop. You can pay attention to how little sleep they guy because of their addiction...

Ride Along With Andy Seuss As He Races A Modified On Ice!

If you haven’t noticed, today’s theme is “cold”…mainly because that is exactly what I am right now. It is bitterly cold, yet it’s sunny and otherwise beautiful...

Project Possum Update: The Sweet Plymouth Scamp Is Out Of Paint And Now The Real Fun Will Begin – Unique Pro Touring Style!

(Words and photos by Kaleb Kelley) – It’s been awhile since I’ve posted an update for Project Scamp, but that’s mainly because there were no updates to post. After nine months in the...

So This Guy Drove Us To Dinner Last Night……

Intrepid BangShift photo contributor Dave Nutting and I are here at Red Bull Frozen Rush 2015. Last night we went to dinner with a bunch of drivers and people from Red Bull and BFG who are the...

Video: Full Contact Superstock Dirt Track Racing From The Crazy Kiwis!

When Dave Nicki sent us the link to this crazy video of full contact Superstock cars racing on dirt in New Zealand, I didn’t think much of it. After all, his email said they run V8’s and...

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Are You A Masochist That Likes The Snow? Then These Car Vs. Bike Races On The Cold Stuff Are For You!

While 32 degrees Fahrenheit sounds like frozen hell to me, in other parts of the world it’s T-shirt and jeans weather. When they talk about snow, they freaking mean it, and the racing...

Listening To This GT3 Camaro Rip Around The Track Should Help Some With The Cabin Fever

Drag racing, road racing…hell, at this point I’ll watch a ton of FWD hatchbacks from the early 1990s race in a Wal-Mart parking lot if the drivers will run them like they mean it. Winter...

In-Car Rally Footage: How To Scare Your Co-Driver In One Easy Smack

There’s no question that it takes courage to be a rally driver, but it takes a special kind of bravery…or insanity, whatever…to be a co-driver. You are in the middle of barely...