Category Archive: BangShift XL, XL Online Find, XL Spotlight

Dear Santa: If It’s Not Too Late, We’re Sure Some Big Ford BANGshifter Would Really Like This

If you like big trucks. And specifically big Ford trucks, then this F650 Crew Cab 4×4 is your jam. This sucker is huge and we dig it. We also like the fact that the seller is willing to trade...

Merry Christmas, Lohnes: This “Fall Guy” Chevrolet Clone Is Going Up For Auction At Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale!

It’s been too long since we’ve toyed with Brian’s heartstrings over a vehicle, hasn’t it? I might have said something last week, but it still feels like it’s been too...

Stunning Streamliner! This Coach-Built 1938 REO and Curtiss Aerocar Tandem Is Super Cool And We Want It!

Back in the height of the Art Deco era of the 1930’s, automakers were trying all sorts of new ways to build vehicles with a streamlined look. Influenced by the aircraft of the period, many of...

Would You Rather, The Trucks of Mecum Edition! Which Old Hauler Suits You Best?

The Mecum auction that will go down in Kissimmee, Florida is STACKED with good choices. Seriously. You can buy Dick Landy’s A/FX Coronet. You can buy a Motion GT Corvette. You can buy a 1994...

This 1973 Chevrolet El Camino 4×4 Will Handle The Winter Weather In Fine Form

One of the best and worst cars I’ve got in my record is a 1973 Chevrolet Chevelle that came to me via my stepfather and his family, who had owned the car for quite some time before he did. I...

This 1962 Chevrolet C10 Is Old School Custom And Smooth As Hell

These early C10’s are super cool trucks, whether done up like a hot rod, a pro touring machine, low rider, or custom. This one here is custom perfection with a nod toward the low rider scene,...

Shop Truck Perfection: This 1979 Chevrolet P10 Is A No-Compromise Garage’s Dream Rig!

For most people, a pickup truck or SUV is enough to handle their day-to-day gearhead adventures. You just need enough tie-down straps in the back to keep your cargo safe and you are good to go. But...

More Craigslist Win: This Ad For A 1989 Bronco Is As Irreverent As It Is Beautiful

Man, two in one week! BangShifter Ry Crash sent us this link after seeing our post about the Silverado “King Of The Meth Lab Edition” we ran earlier in the week. While the Bronco here is...

This 1955 Chris Craft Cobra Is An Absolute Beauty, Absolutely Rare, and 100% BangShift Approved

There are certain things in this world that will be cool until the sun explodes and swallows the Earth. Steve McQueen, Bigfoot 1, Ed Iskendarian, and Chris Craft boats. Even among that group of...

Craigslist Hilarity: Meet The $800 2001 Silverado “King Of The Meth Lab Edition” – This Is All Time

So it has been a hot minute since we last found some truly hilarious stuff on Craigslist but thanks to a tip from reader Barry Joseph we have what may be our favorite ad of the year. This is an ad...

Wanna Go Big Riggin’ For Cheap? This 1951 Brockway Runs and Drives And You Won’t Have To Find The Diesel Pump!

If you are someone who has wanted to own a vintage big rig but has not wanted to break the bank on a huge dollar restored truck we have found your rig. This 1951 Brockway 260 is for sale and while it...

The Square-Body That Hauls: This 1978 Chevrolet Is Ready To Work In Country Comfort!

It’s been an interesting last couple of days around these parts, hasn’t it? Chad is still in the honeymoon phase with his recently-acquired square-body dually. And after reading my piece...

eBay Find: This 1962 International Harvester C110 Is Fully Restored And Really Awesome

International Harvester did a heck of a job with their line of trucks and SUVs over the years. The company simply did not give into to the idea of “softening” things up for the general...

Wanderlust Wagon: This 2007 Ford E-350 Quigley Conversion Van Is Perfect To Get Away From The Holiday Noise

Holiday music, shopping, relatives, more holiday music, and more shopping. It’s the beginning of the end of the year, and chances are good that your blood pressure is climbing and if you hear...