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Best Of BangShift: Thundering Bastard – The Day A Super Duty Pontiac Tempest Destroyed The World’s Best Sports Cars

One of my favorite movies of all time is the western Pale Rider. After Clint Eastwood’s character mangles a group of bad guys in a street fight with a simple axe handle, he quietly says,...

ACED: AutoCross Every Day! This Is NOT The Autocross We Are Used To, Full Contact On Ice!

Okay, so whoever came up with this is my hero, and I want someone to invite me to come drive at the 2015 Knaus Ice Races in Minnesota now. I’m shamelessly asking for someone to put me in a...

Watch This Video And Learn How To Be Really Fast At Willow Springs

I’ve got more than a few laps around the big track at Willow Springs, although I must admit it has been far too long since my last adventure there. I have some interesting stories of some on...

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ACED: AutoCross Every Day! This Thing Whoops A Lambo’s Ass

We aren’t sure what the hell this little roadster that belongs to Kristain Gunderson is based off of, but it sure looks like a riot to drive! That’s why we chose it for today’s...

This Ferrari’s Wreck At Road America Shows Off Both The Strength And Weaknesses Of The Catch Fence

Once a race car has gained sufficient altitude to make it to the catch fence, nothing good will come out of what happens next. Literally, the best-case scenario in these kinds of situations starts at...

NCM Motorsports Park Battling Noise Complaints – Racing Will Continue Unabated As Track Looks For Solutions

Bad news out of Bowling Green as the Bowling Green Daily News is reporting that the NCM Motorsports Park racetrack has received a notice from the City-County Planning Commission that is effectively...

Nut Driver: The Long Journey Home (Part 3) | Quality Time With The “Other” Monte

[“Nut Driver” features updates on Dave Nutting’s 1987 Chevrolet Monte Carlo] To catch up on the other installments, click HERE One of my goals for this year was to attend a full season of SCCA...

ACED: AutoCross Every Day! This Tornado Powered Silverado Is Good At Goodguys

At Scottsdale for the first Goodguys show of 2015, we had a great selection of cars and trucks running through the cones, just like at most events. And as usual, there is always someone showing up in...

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Craigslist Hilarity: This Ad For A Lowly Honda Civic Goes The Subtle Route (kind of) For Humor

We’ve got to thank our pal Brady Basner at XS Power Batteries for tipping us off to this hilarious ad featuring a silver Honda Civic so non-desrcript it pretty much blends into any background...

More Photos From Optima’s Search For The Ultimate Street Car Michigan

(Photos by Scott Bereda) When Scott Bereda sent me an email asking if he could send us some photos from the USCA Optima’s Search for the Ultimate Street Car event in Michigan, we said sure, not...

ACED: AutoCross Every Day! Brian Hobaugh At Goodguys Pleasanton

Whether Brian Hobaugh is driving his old Vette, like in this video, or his old Camaro or new Vette, he’s one fast driver. It’s always awesome to watch guys like Hobaugh, Maier, and Pozzi...

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Someone In California Is Selling A 1965 Corvette Powered By A 392 Chrysler Hemi!

Engine swaps have been the lifeblood of hot rodding since the earliest days of the concept. Dropping an engine of the same make and model but with more horsepower in made heroes of people like Joel...

Action Photos From USCA Optima At Michigan International Speedway!

(Photos Courtesy of Optima Jim/Optima)  We’ve got more on track action photos! You probably haven’t even made it through all of our Bowling Green photos yet, and we’re pumping out...

Final Day! Goodwood Festival Of Speed LIVE HERE! Greatest Gathering Of Historic Racers LIVE and Free!

Here’s an amazing opportunity to watch what could be the single most cool automotive event in the world, the Goodwood Festival of Speed. This is the incredible event that is held on a massive...