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Category Archive: BangShift Question Of The Day??

BangShift Question Of The Day: How Far Gone Is Too Far Gone For You?

Between Brian, Chad and myself, we’ve got a list of winners that have been dragged home and propped up as a financially responsible, perfectly safe mode of transportation…or, at minimums,...

BangShift Question Of The Day: What Is Your Favorite Dash Design?

I’m strange in that the dashboard layout of a car can make or break how I feel about the whole vehicle. Once you plop down into the seat and get to moving, the gauges are looking at you, the...

Question Of The Day: What Is Going Through The Driver’s Mind, Right Now?

Between the last possible second where everything is still under control and good, and the moment where impacts are made and the chocolate has hit the fan, there is time. It’s often said that...

BangShift Question Of The Day: What Is Your Favorite Aftermarket Wheel?

Slots. Turbines. Spokes. Cragars and Super Tricks…and yes, there is a difference. For most enthusiasts, the factory rolling stock is usually one of the first things to be modified. In years...

BangShift Question Of The Day: What Is Your Most Hellish Traffic Jam Story?

Good morning, readers. I hope you are having a great day. As I’m typing this, I’m not. Here’s why: in a few hours, when I wake up in the morning, I get to experience the wonder and...

BangShift Question Of The Day: How Do You Personally Define “Big Power”?

So a couple of weeks ago I served as the host for the 2017 Diesel Power Magazine Challenge. This unique event pitted 10 of the nation’s toughest and most wild diesel pickups against each other...

BangShift Question Of The Day: What Part Or Parts Are You Currently Lusting After But Cannot Afford?

Like virtually all hot rodders, we have champagne tastes and a beer budget. Ok, let’s be honest here. We have box wine tastes and a prison toilet hooch budget, but you get the idea. Every day...

BangShift Question of the Day: What Job Do You Hate Doing on Your Car But Yields Satisfying Results?

This may be an odd question, but I was thinking about it while forming new brake lines for Brutus the tow truck recently. I despise forming and flaring brake lines and I always manage to choose...

BangShift Question of the Day: What Was Your First High Performance Automotive Modification?

What was your first high performance automotive modification? The running theme when we ask most guys in the high performance industry tends to involve doing something that had no actual performance...

Caption This: Ever Heard Of A “Truck”, Cowboy?

At some point in life, you expect to not be surprised at what you see anymore. You will believe that you’ve seen it all, that there is nothing left that will leave you drop-jawed, staring,...

BangShift Question Of The Day: What Engine In History Has Had The Best Factory Name?

One of the things that manufacturers have lost the plot on in recent years is naming their engines. Yes, we get the inside “project” names like Coyote, Tiger Shark, Scorpion, and others...

How Would You Build It: The Lancia Scorpion…Asking For A Friend!

Today is all about playing Devil’s Advocate for the sake of friends. A married couple I met in Arizona, Paul and Riley, have a unique toy in a garage: a Lancia Scorpion (the US market name for...

BangShift Question Of The Day: What Phantom Tuner Car Would You Love To Be Real?

Check this out: a fan of Shelby American approached the company with a request: would they be willing to take his 1997 Ford Mustang GT and, effectively, “Shelby-ize” it? Remember, Shelby...

BangShift Question Of The Day: What Is The Most Surprising Engine Swap You’ve Ever Seen?

A yellow Lamborghini Gallardo. Woo. Look, we wouldn’t shut down the chance to let one of these wedgy Italian jobs feel the wrath of our right foot on the pedal, but overall…we...