Category Archive: BangShift XL, XL Online Find

Best of 2020: 1980 GMC C35 With Holmes 480 Towing Equipment

I swear, I’m not doing this on purpose. Teasing Brian with big trucks that we all know he loves dearly sometimes is fun. But I’m pretty sure that over the last couple of months, that...

Incredible: Jack Bally Built A Flying 1/3 Scale B-17 Bomber From Scratch – Video and Info Here!

(By Scott Liggett) –We at Bangshift.com have such respect for the generation of WWII. Part of that respect includes the machines the men and women used to fight a world war against enemies...

This 1995 Chevy Suburban Is Incredibly Nice – No One Tell Chad Of Its Existence

As we all know, Chad moved to Texas a couple years back and as we also all know, the guy loves his OBS GM trucks and he totally loves Suburbans. This one rig that Rocco Bastone found may force Chad...

It Is Cummins Powered, But With An F350 Foundation! This Ramcharger Is One Bad Mother.

This is one bad Ramcharger. I’ve always liked these things, even though I grew up as a Chevy guy, because they remind me of the Blazers. And with Broncos and Blazers always being the talk of...

This Rad 2-ton 1946 Ford Truck Makes One Hell Of A Regular Pickup That Will Scare The Neighbors

I love the fact that back in the day the differences between “big rigs”, heavy duty trucks, and regular trucks was sometimes not much when talking about the body, but was mostly about the...

Rollin’ Thunder: This 895ci Air-Cooled Former Tank Engine Is Just What Your Vintage Truck Project Needs

Now this right here is the cure for the common LS swap, right? We know that someone out there has a vintage truck project and that they’re wanting the thing to have about 500hp, sound good, and...

The Good Kind Of Ugly: This 1963 Studebaker Zip Van Is Rusty And Busted But It Is Cool!

For many BangShift readers, the Studebaker Zip Van may be a kind of automotive revelation. The kind of thing that makes you wonder what the heck you missed back in the day and it’s a little bit...

The Desert Truck Of Your Mopar Dreams: This Dodge Bodied Class 8 Baja Truck Is Nearly Done – Unique And Awesome!

Chad’s usually the certified Baja racing freak around here but when I laid eyes on this model done, Dodge bodied class 8 Baja truck I could not stop staring. The project was started and nearly...

Freakishly Rare: There’s A 1982 Ford Durango For Sale In Michigan – Super Clean And Nice!

We have talked about the weirdly small production 1979-1982 Ford Durango here before but rarely have we seen on of the little trucklets for sale on the open market. This is one of just about 200...

This OBS Chevrolet Hodges Ramp Truck Needs Some Love But It Runs And Drives Mint And Will Haul Your Hot Rods

Unless you are building some spectacular custom ramp truck, the biggest name in the business is Hodges Custom Haulers. Based in Benton, Kentucky, Hodges has been in business for more than 30 years...

Bring A Car Hauling Trailer: This 1969 International Is Absolutely Bitchin’!

Remember in the mid-2000s, when everybody suddenly decided that they required the services of an International CXT, or a Ford Super CrewZer, or a GMC TopKick, or the…ugh…Bad Boy Muscle...

Unique Restoration: Watch This Pneumatic Underwater Saw Get Brought Back From The Depths Of Despair

One of the things I love about the Hand Tool Rescue channel is that the guy doesn’t just do great work, he does that work on tools and devices I never knew existed. Take this video for example....

Crazy Skills: Check Out This Guy’s Sick Lego Builds – One Off GM Dually Truck, Jeeps, Hot Rods, More!

The wonders never cease around here, that’s for sure. Anthony Ambrosio sent us some incredible links to a person who’s skills with Legos outstrip our skills with, well everything...

Rough Start: Going For The Freak Show In A V8-Swapped Honda Civic Wagon

At four in the morning yesterday, I was standing at my front door watching the show as heavy winds and driving rain battered BangShift Mid-West. In the morning, the ground was so saturated that my...