Category Archive: 1320 Videos, BangShift 1320, HISTORIC, RACING & ACTION, Videos

This 1970 Harley-Davidson Video From Bonneville Features, Bikes, Cars, Bikinis, and The Endless Salt

Yes, that’s Burt Munroe in the lead photo and he’s just the tip of the iceberg of cool in this video made by Harley-Davidson at Bonneville Speed Week 1970. As we have locked down our...

Wild Weirdo: This 1978 Draper Motor Cars Kentera Is The First One Of A Handful Ever Made

For some reason the 1970s and early 1980s were the time where so many people tried to launch either short or large run sports cars into the market. Some were scratch built but most were modified...

Father’s Day on Fuel: Tii Tharp’s Career Season In NHRA Mickey Thompson Top Fuel Harley Continues With Romp In Bristol

(Photo and video by Tim Hailey) – If you love the NHRA’s Mickey Thompson Top Fuel Harley Davidson class you certainly know the name Tii Tharp. This is a guy who has been soaked in nitro...

Morning Symphony: The Little Red Mud Monster Shaking The Trees In Michigan

Yeah, we know, everything’s all wrong for this Dodge to be a Little Red Express truck. It’s not a 1970s D-series, there are no chrome stacks, whatever. You have straight-up exhaust...

A Day Two Olds Cutlass For You! This T-Topped Beauty Is A Score And A Half!

I’m wondering if I should be grateful that I get sent links to cars as beautiful and excellent as this 1980 Olds Cutlass, or if I’m being tormented by “friends” who revel in...

Holley Hot Rod Reunion 2018 Gallery: The Show Car Picks And A Tribute To A Legend

As the sun started to set and the temperatures started to mercifully drop in Bowling Green, as the last of the semi-final rounds in racing were wrapped up, the last bit of daylight was used to bring...

Free Truck? We’re All About That! Here’s The Story Behind The Rescue Of This Dentside Ford!

(Words and Photos: Kevin Brown)  We all love a good deal, especially when it comes to cars and car parts, and especially when those cars or parts are free! I was lucky enough to happen across one...

Aeromotive Introduces Gen II Stealth Tanks: The Fuel System Game Has Changed – Stock Tanks, Stock Fit, High Performance!

Aeromotive has changed the fuel system game again! Today marks a new era for hot rodders looking to feed a high performance engine and maintain a stock gas tank that fits in the OEM location. Why?...

One Last Hook: Here’s Our Final Full Pull Of Photos From The 2018 NTPA Mule City 300

(Photos by David Whealon) –It was big time at GALOT Motorsports Park when the 2018 NTPA Mule City 300 rolled into town and we were there for every screaming blower, soot blasting diesel, and...

Classic YouTube: Check Out This 1961 Footage Of A Giro Boat – Helicopter, Meet John Boat!

At what point during the construction of this contraption did 26-year-old John Hofstetter bypass the question, “Is this a good idea?” Just look at the creation for a second: a tiny boat...

More Awesome Stuff From The Keystone Truck and Tractor Museum: The Photos Keep Rolling

(Photos by the author) – We’re back as promised with more photos from the awesome Keystone Truck and Tractor Museum in Colonial Heights, Virginia and this time we’re brining...

Keystone Truck and Tractor Museum Photo Coverage: Heaven on Earth Exists In Virginia

(Photos by the author) – Sometimes being a nomad has its advantages. While in Virginia for the NHRA Virginia Nationals I was able to check a box on my bucket list and visit the Keystone Truck...

BangShift Question Of The Day: Would You Have The Stones To Race Your Significant Other?

In the confines of BangShift Mid-West, my wife and I have peace: she does laundry, I do dishes. She keeps the house picked up, I mow that jungle of a yard every now and then. Life is good. She works...

Old School Norwalk Video: Watch Eddie Harris Suffer A Bad Pro Mod Wreck At The IHRA World Nationals

This weekend at Norwalk Raceway Park, the NHRA will put on the Summit Racing Equipment Nationals and as part of the show, pro modified will be included. The IHRA get credit for debuting the category...