Category Archive: BangShift Galleries, BangShift XL, Gallery, Historic Photos, XL Gallery

Historic Gearhead Americana: Packard Car Haulers, Army Trucks, Big Rigs, Turn of The Century Car Shows, and More!

(Photos from Detroit Public Library Digital Archive) – I know some pretty tough people but I’m not sure even the modern toughies I know would thrive in the harsh realities of the world...

Viva Las Vegas 2018 Photo Coverage: We’re Goin’ Truckin’ In The Desert With The Coolest Rigs From The Show

(Photos by Wes Allison) –The last couple of days we have been showcasing cool hot rods from Viva Las Vegas 2018 and we’re switching gears to highlight trucks both today and tomorrow. The...

2018 Goodguys Del Mar Coverage: This is Truckin’ (And Vannin’) Awesome – Our Favorite Rigs From The Show

(Photos by Wes Allison) – While it is not like the idea of hot rodding trucks is new, we think it is has been taken to a new level over the last 15-20 years. Even back in the day 50 years ago...

Steamtown USA: One More Batch Of Photos From The Land Of The Iron Giants In PA

(Photos by the author) – Yesterday we showed you a load of images from a family trip we took to Steamtown USA which is a national historic site in Scranton, PA. It’s basically the land...

Heavy Iron Photos: Steamtown USA Is A Gearhead Wonderland In Scranton, PA

(Photos by the author) – As most of you know, I spend a lot of my days on the road and away from my family. The beauty of the internet is that I get to make content and stuff from wherever I...

Goodguys Scottsdale Was All About Sunshine, Hot Rods, And Racing. Check Out The Photos Here

(Photos by Cole Reynolds) Here is our third gallery of photos from Goodguys in Scottsdale this past weekend. While the weather was crappy in a lot of the country, including here on the West Coast,...

America’s Most Beautiful Roadster WINNER: The Martin Special 1931 Ford

America’s Most Beautiful Roadster is a title that only one car per year gets to own, and it also puts you in a very particularly small and important group. This year’s contenders for the...

America’s Most Beautiful Roadster Contender: Double Take 1930 Ford Model A Highboy

Bill Nash’s Precision Street Rods and Machines built “Double Take” 1930 Ford Model A Highboy Roadster is a pretty cool ride. We are very sure we could enjoy some Southern California...

America’s Most Beautiful Roadster Contender: Il Dolce Deuce 1932 Ford

John Leonti’s Il Dulce 1932 Ford Roadster is a labor of love that took John 4 years to build at home in his own garage. He’s not the only one to build an America’s Most Beautiful...

Cythiana Rod Run Photo Coverage: Trucks, Trucks, and (Mostly) Only Trucks!

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) –  Trucks big and small.  Trucks wide and tall.  Trucks old and new.  Trucks for me and you.  I used to teach 2 and 3yr-olds Sunday School.  Some of...

BangShift Destination Photo Gallery: The Massive Pumping Engines Of The Metropolitan Waterworks Museum – Watertown, Massachusetts

It’s always amazing when you live near something incredible and had no idea it existed. Such was the case with me and the Metropolitan Waterworks Museum in Watertown, Massachusetts. This place...

2017 Photo Highlight Reel: David Whealon Images Galore From All Over The Year In Motorsports

(Photos by David Whealon) – And the hits just keep on coming! In this installment of David Whealon images galore we take a look at everything from Lamborghinis to flame throwing nitro funny...

2017 Photo Highlight Reel: David Whealon Picks His Favorites (Part 1)

(Images by David Whealon) – David Whealon has joined in the fun with a killer photo review of 2017. He has picked hundreds of his favorite snaps from the year and we arguing to be serving them...

Monster Truck Action Coverage From GALOT Motorsports Park’s Monster Truck Throwdown Event

(Words and Photos by David Whealon) Who doesn’t just love Monster Trucks? For me this was my first live experience of a brand of entertainment that I only watched on TV and was one of those things...