Category Archive: 1320 Videos, BangShift 1320, BangShift Question Of The Day??

BangShift Question Of The Day: What’s The Strangest Thing You’ve Ever Seen Run The Quarter Mile?

For the most part, I’m not exactly surprised with what I see at a dragstrip. There’s cars that I’d love to drive, cars I’d love to own, pit vehicles, food stands, fuel, track...

BangShift Question Of The Day: What Do YOU Want To See Out Of Our Bonneville Speed Week 2017 Coverage?

As you are reading this, I am quite literally cruising miles above the Earth’s crust on my way to Ontario, California where I will scoop up the rental car, meet Chad at his shop, hang out for...

BangShift Question of the Day: Do You Care About Bonneville, and Why?

Next week Bonneville Speed Week 2013 kicks off and a days on end of the hardest core land speed racing on the planet will commence. It is a venue and sport as unfettered as they come. The salt flats...

Bonneville Would You Rather: 228mph Freightliner or 400mph Streamliner?

Speed week is…next week! So here’s bit of a personality test for you out there. Would you rather drive a 228mph Freightliner truck or a 400mph streamliner that’s powered by a...

BangShift Question Of The Day: What Is Your Favorite Gearhead Euphemism?

Part of the fun in the whole gearhead world is the lingo and terminology we throw around. In many cases we speak a language all our own. This becomes totally apparent when guys get to talking about...

BangShift Question Of The Day: How Many “One-Off” Builds Can You Come Up With?

I’ve been doing a little hunting lately about the 1981 Yenko Turbo Z Camaros. You can blame this affliction on video games…I hadn’t thought about the Turbo Z cars in years, but...

Question Of The Day: What’s The Most Disgusting Thing You’ve Ever Cleaned Out Of A Car?

Recognize that 1961 Chrysler in the picture? A couple of weeks ago that car was sleeping peacefully in a thicket of trees, exactly where it had been parked since 1977. It’s not sleeping...

Reader Information Request: Do You Know Any Details About The “Turn Me Loose” Opel AA/FC?

Readers, every time I’ve asked for your help in providing me with information, you’ve come through. So once again, I’m asking for your help in locating some information for me that...

BangShift Question Of The Day: How Long Do You Give The Internal Combustion Engine To Live?

First it was just France, but recently the United Kingdom has come out and agreed that the internal combustion engine, the heartbeat for just about every vehicle on the road today, has an expiration...

BangShift Question Of The Day: Are Four-Doors Finally Respectable Options?

While working later on in the night a couple of days ago, reader Cole Lamberts shot us a message that caught my eye: “Hey guys. Just wondering what your thoughts are regarding “muscle...

BANGshift Question Of The Day: Which Supercharger Would You Rather Have? Roots, Screw, Or Centrifugal?

Blowers, superchargers, huffers, the list of names given to superchargers over the years is long, but so are the different types of superchargers available. Centrifugal, Roots, Screw, etc, they all...

BangShift Question Of The Day: What Are Your Thoughts On A Stock Car For The Street?

Do you even dare ask how many cars have been cut up in the name of making a racecar? I wouldn’t. Countless G-bodies, mid-1970s Camaros, Fox Thunderbirds and 1970s Mopars have been...

BangShift Question of the Day: What’s the Best Factory Transmission Ever?

We’re always talking about engines here but we basically neglect the major driveline component that turns the motor’s grunt into action, the transmission. As much as some factory engines...

Caption This: Don’t Ask Where The Goofy CR-Z Is, They Won’t Like It.

Minivans are boring. I don’t care how many laps Rutledge Wood can crank out of a Toyota Sienna, or how wicked up that Turbo Caravan is at your local test and tune…it’s still an...