Category Archive: Apex Racing News, BangShift APEX

An All-Tesla Racing Series? It’s Called The Electric GT Series, And It’s Coming Soon!

It was almost inevitable that sooner or later there would be Teslas racing professionally, but we did not see this coming. Dubbed the Electric GT World Series, the intent is to become the first 100%...

Morning Symphony: A Spread Of Rally Cars Playing In Anger! From The Seventies Through Today, Hear Them Run!

Tiny, angry engines, hissing turbocharger waste gates, attention-grabbing pops and bangs from the anti-lag system, flames shooting out of the exhaust…rally racing is really an underrated...

HERETIC! This Ford Falcon XY Drifter Is Rough, Ready, And Powered By…You Guessed It…

To some people, there are certain cars you just don’t screw with. Mopar E-bodies need to have a Pistol Grip and either a 340 Six-Pack or a big-block. Mustang guys cling to Ford small-block...

Looking For A General Lee? This One Could Be Nicest One In The Country You Can Buy

We got a tip on what could be the nicest General Lee replica currently for sale in the universe right now and boy, the guy who sent it was not kidding. This car is pristine. No, it was not used on...

RideTech Goes Racing Naked In Scottsdale! You DO NOT Have To Avert Your Eyes

The soft focus, the music, the sexy curves, the orange cones. Wait..what? The RideTech crew was out in force at the Goodguys Scottsdale show recently and they had the 48 Hour Corvette along with the...

Hooker BlackHeart Releases Line Of Exhaust Products For 2015-2016 V6 Mustangs, Headers, Cat Backs, More (W/Video)

There was a stigma attached to V6 Mustangs for a very, very long time. They were slow, weird girl cars that no self respecting guy wanted anything to do with. Then a funny thing happened…they...

Morning Symphony: This Drifting BMW M3 Is A Concert Of Wailing Six Cylinder Power And Machine-Gun Anti-Lag!

There are only so many Nissan S-chassis cars out there for drifters to get their hands on. Sooner or later, other body styles had to be converted, and one of the more popular “other” cars...

Rally Wreckage Video: Highlights From WRC Rally Mexico Include Big Speed And Big Impacts!

(By Eric Rood) – Rally Mexico has proved an up-and-down event for Belgian rally driver Thierry Neuville in his brief World Rally Championship career. He earned his first-ever WRC podium in...

This Mini vs. Alfa Romeo Last Lap Battle From Goodwood Is Road Racing Perfection All The Way To The Checkered Flag!

Every time I see a classic car “race”, I usually expect parade laps with passing done only by hand signal. “No, no, you have the power, you go ahead.” I understand that nobody...

This sliding, airborne, on-fire Holden Ute is the most Australian thing to ever happen in racing

(By Eric Rood) – There’s really very little that needs to be said here, but here’s a brief bit of setup: The V8 Ute Series raced in Adelaide this weekend in support of the V8 Supercars’...

Rough Start: Hit The Track With This Nissan Hardbody Race Truck!

Let’s say that you don’t want or need to supplement your daily driver, but you don’t want to break the bank on a set of wheels to purely have fun with. How would you go about...

Commissioners In Trouble After Texts Involving Brazil V8 Stock Car Driver Come To Light

With racing season kicking off this past weekend for Brazil V8 Stock Car racing, the timing couldn’t possibly be any worse for a great big scandal involving two CBA (Confederação Brasileira...

The RideTech Report: Ridler Domination Continues, New Events Announced, Customer Cars, Cool Shops, MORE!

Well the guys and girls at RideTech have really outdone themselves this time. The latest RideTech report is an amazing look at what the company has going on all fronts and it is crazy. Obviously they...

Video: Forty Two Years Ago The Most Spectacular Fire In The History Of Dirt Track Racing Took Place In Kansas At The Hutchinson Nationals

Thanks to BangShifter Don McGinnis we have this incredible video to show you today about a catastrophe that happened 40 years ago and has largely been lost to the unrelenting march of time. This is...