Category Archive: CRASH & BURN, DRAG RACES, Event Coverage, RACING & ACTION, Videos, XL Event Coverage, XL Spotlight, XL Videos

Race Day 2 : The LIWA 2023 Hillclimb ! Big Power, Rooster Tail Throwing, Machines Hauling Ass And Throwing Rods!

Race Day 2 Video So much carnage! You can hear the rods coming out! Well, it’s that time of year where the LIWA Hillclimbs are happening. This is some really fun stuff, where folks come from all...

Dakar Rally Stage 9 Video Coverage: The Second Half Of This Two Week Adventure Is Not Getting Easier!

Stage 9 Extended Highlights are below! Hours of great DAKAR 2023 coverage! Dakar 2023 is on and man is it already living up to its reputation of being one of the toughest races in the world. Famous...

Watch The Largest Ford Dually In The World Take on Two Mega Trucks In A Tug Of War

Ok, now this is pretty amazing. You are going to watch the largest Ford dually in the world take on two mega trucks in a tug of war and we’re not going to give away how this whole thing plays...

A Dakota By Any Other Name: The 1998 Dodge Durango Got Chrysler Into The SUV Game On Solid Footing

We often bemoan the fact that SUVs (now crossovers) dominate the sales landscape in the American automotive market, but the reality is that people buy what they want and since the 1990s they have...

Incredible Video: This 1942 Film Takes Us From Casting To Finished Product At A Curtiss-Wright Airplane Engine Factory

This is the coolest engine building video we have ever found and showed you. Why? It is the start to end process of building Curtiss-Wright Cyclone radial airplane engines during WWII. We get to see...

Race Day 1 : The LIWA 2023 Hillclimb Was Epic As Always! Look At These Big Power, Rooster Tail Throwing, Machines Haul Up The Dune!

Race Day 1 Video Well, it’s that time of year where the LIWA Hillclimbs are happening. This is some really fun stuff, where folks come from all over to race up an epic dune in Dubai. Located not...

Make It Kustom, HalfAss Kustoms Cab Over Ramp Truck Build! The 1971 GMC Fire Truck Ramp Truck Gets Wiring And Steering!

In this video from the collaboration Fire Truck turned Ramp Truck, where Make It Kustom and HalfAss Kustoms have gotten together to thrash on Karl’s Make It Kustom rig, you’ll see the wiring...

Cool video: How to Pilot a Steam Locomotive

Our “list of stuff we want to drive” is pretty danged long. It reads like a hit parade of awesome iron. From a blown alky altered to a monster truck and multi-engine pulling tractor, the...

Watch This 1900s Door Mortising Tool Get Restored And Returned To Working Order – Amazing Stuff!

The best episodes of hand tool rescue are the ones when Mr Hand Tool has some totally bizarre old tool that no only looks weird, but is virtually impossible to visualize actually working....

Dakar Rally Stage 8 Video Coverage: More Carnage And More Excitement From The Halfway Point In The Desert

Stage 8 Extended Highlights are below! Hours of great DAKAR 2023 coverage! Dakar 2023 is on and man is it already living up to its reputation of being one of the toughest races in the world. Famous...

Shabby Sporty: Junkyard Digs and Pole Barn Garage Team Up To Bring This Rusty Chevrolet Back From The Dead

The 1973-1991 GM “squarebody” trucks are one of the best options for project vehicle out there right now. With tens of millions of them made throughout the long production cycle, many...

The Dodge Grain Truck: Out From The Cold And Back To Life

The life of a grain truck isn’t an easy one. They are a workhorse from the word “go”. When they are being used, they are beast of burden, and when they are not, they sit silently....

The Ultimate Hot Rod Engine: This 1960s Rocketdyne Film Shows Off The Incredible Saturn V F-1 Engine

This is an amazing piece of history caught on film and an awesome look at the engines which powered mankind’s ultimate hot rod, the Saturn V rocket. If you can imagine it, the Saturn V used...

Dirt Lifestyle’s Ultimate Suzuki Samurai Buggy Build: Episode 1 Unimog Axles, Wheels And Tires.

It’s hard to find someone that doesn’t like a Suzuki Samurai. Okay, so some folks might not like the stock ones much, but everyone can appreciate these little beasts when they are turned...