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Category Archive: BangShift Question Of The Day??

What’s The Weirdest Or Most Offensive Engine Swap You’ve Ever Seen Or Heard About?

I remember going to Hot August Nights back in the 1990’s and seeing all kinds of killer hot rods and customs, but one particular year we happened upon a Tri-Five Chevy that had a Big Block Ford...

BangShift Question of The Day: What’s Your Aspirational Muscle Car?

Everyone’s got their dream car, cars, trucks, and other equipment. That’s all well and good but we’re guessing that almost every BangShifter has an aspirational muscle car....

BangShift Question Of The Day: What’s The Oddest Car Chase Vehicle You Can Think Of?

We all love a good car chase around here, don’t we? A yellow Charger weaving through the orchards of California, a slew of Chrysler cop cars hustling after a Trans Am, even a red Subaru...

BangShift Question Of The Day: If You Could Limit Demo Derbies To One Make And Model ONLY, What Would It Be?

If you have read BangShift for any length of time, you know that the two models of automobile that I wouldn’t mind seeing parked next to the remains of the Bismark or Titanic are the...

BangShift Question Of The Day: What’s Been Your Worst Warranty Nightmare Car or Truck?

With that Ford story and its massive possible financial implications, we’re wanting you to talk a walk down (bad) memory lane. Yes, we want to know what the worst engineered factory junk pile...

Question of The Day: Are Generation One Broncos The Most Stupidly Priced Old Cars On Earth?

So last year we moved. I sold my stuff as I have documented here before. I decided to clean out the stable so I could grab something new when we were settled into the digs we bought. The good news is...

BangShift Question Of The Day: Do You Really Need Power To Enjoy Driving?

I never owned a Dodge Ram 50, but I used one for one of my first paying jobs, well before I was legal to actually drive. It more or less looked like the pictured vehicle, though it wasn’t as...

BangShift Question Of The Day: When Did You Feel Like A Driving God?

No point beating around the bush, today’s Question of the Day is directly due to Brad Keselowski’s reverse-entry pit stop that he performed at Talladega recently. While coming into the...

BangShift Question Of The Day: Is There Any Hope For Late Model Driving Joy?

It doesn’t have the soul. It doesn’t make the noise. It doesn’t have the right smell, the right feel, the right sensation that takes you back to the year your nostalgia level peaks...

BangShift Question Of The Day: What’s The Biggest OEM Manufacturer Rip Off From Another OEM Manufacturer Ever?

Oh, this should get interesting. I was talking with a gearhead friend yesterday about the different allegiances, loyalties, and factions in hot rodding. Somehow we got to talking about companies that...

Door Car Or Dragster: Which Perfectly Prepared Bracket Car Would You Choose For YOUR Perfect Bracket Racer?

The debate over which is better, dragsters or door cars, has been going on since dragsters first went down 1320 feet of asphalt to start something that would change drag racing forever. It has never...

Bangshift Question of the Day: What is the Coolest Factory Hood Scoop Setup?

There’s no quicker way to make a car look racy (even if it isn’t) than to add a functional hood scoop (or scoops). They’ve been on factory cars for decades, and large trucks for...

BangShift Question Of The Day: The Mid-Engined C8 Corvette…Are You Ready?

I want to start today’s Question of the Day with my own question: do you miss the days when there wasn’t sight or sound of the upcoming new model until the day the dealerships covered the...

Which One Of These Throwback Wheels Would You Most Like To Rock On Your Hot Rod?

What once was is cool again, and never is that more evident than in the world of custom cars and clothing fashion. Shoes, pants, shirts, jewelry, hair styles, it is super common for fashion trends of...