Category Archive: BangShift XL, FORD, TRUCKS, Videos, XL Videos

Crew Cab Dirt Runner: Kibbetech’s Ford F-350 Is A Bitchin’ Behemoth!

The last time I paid attention to a Kibbetech build, it was the car known as the Trophy LTD: a Ford Crown Victoria turned full-deal desert runner. Everything about that car was both all wrong...

The Yetti: Watch This Twin-Turbo Ford Lightning Romp And Stomp At The World Cup Finals!

The Ford Lightning was always meant to be a runner of a pickup truck. A shortbed, stepside, supercharged beast of a pickup, it’d rock more than it’s fair share of competitors in...

Morning Symphony: The Superformance Drift Cobra: A Supercharged Coyote Equals All Anger, All The Time!

Prior to BangShift, the loudest and most brash section of my life was the military. Every day started pretty much the same way: I drug my tired (and probably hung over) ass out of bed, I somehow...

Handmade Toys Rule! Check Out The Build Of This Wood-Bodied Remote-Controlled 1977 Ford Truck!

I really dig the super-detailed remote controlled vehicles that you can see a lot of on YouTube. The ultra-detailed jetliners that look like they are ready to take off from 07R at LAX, the fully...

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SEMA 2017 Coverage: The 1979 Goodguys Mustang Pace Car Was Too Good!

Earlier this year, Goodguys upped their model-year threshold to 1987, a move that will include GM G-bodies and a good portion of third-gen F-bodies, the Turbo Mopar brigade, and fans of the Four-Eye...

SEMA 2017 Coverage: The Holley 351W Hi-Ram Intake Gives Your Blue Oval Some Lungs!

Fans of the 351 Windsor, rejoice: Holley has got a gift for you. It’s the Hi-Ram intake setup, and it’s designed to give your mill the ability to breathe in like never before. Yes,...

The Skid Factory! Mighty Car Mods Is Branching Out Into Classic V8 Machinery With Two Of The Hardcore Wrenches They Work With!

Mighty Car Mods, if you are unfamiliar, is basically the Australian translation of what Roadkill is here: two guys having fun with cars. But with few exceptions, there’s a translation issue:...

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Grandpa’s Sleeper: This 1987 Mercury Grand Marquis Coupe Combines Comfort And Muscle Into A Discreet Package!

I’m becoming quite fine with a new adjustment in my way of thinking about a car: comfort first, with performance a very, very close second for daily or highway use. As much as I want a...

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Rough Start: This 1992 Ford F-150 Flareside Is The Perfect First Car

The ideal first car for a brand new driver is a twenty-five year old Ford truck? Yes, it is. In this era of safety first, driving third, this Ford strikes a great balance of what a kid could want and...

Classic YouTube: The 1974 Bathurst Run Of John Goss And Kevin Bartlett

We may wax nostalgic about how NASCAR used to be in the 1970s, but compared to most other racing series, the circle track guys still have one major downfall compared to everybody else: they will not...

Money No Object: Walking Softly And Packing A 544 RWHP Turbocharged Lincoln LSC

Yep…the resident freak-show fan is back with one of his typical choices. I’ve made no bones about the fact that I love the Lincoln Mark VII LSC. Fox chassis, Aerobird shape, Lincoln...

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Classic YouTube: Watch This Twin-Engined Ford Play In The Mud!

Before LS swaps, monster Mopar mills and Coyotes, there was the LT-1, Magnum series and the 5.0. And before that? Well…you were either raiding musclecars of their heartbeat or you were managing...

How Would You Build It? This 1978 Ford LTD II Was Stored Away For Twenty Years…What Would You Do?

Growing up, I read all of the musclecar restoration rags. They all had this one theme that they tried to cover: “FOUND after XX years hiding in a barn, perfectly preserved!” Buick Gran...

The GT-51 Ford: Check Out Last Year’s Gran Turismo Awards Winner With Jay Leno!

We are on short time towards the 2017 SEMA Show, and the timing of Jay Leno couldn’t be better, because he recently got wheeltime with the one car that shut up just about everybody who laid...

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