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Category Archive: BangShift News, eBay Find

Out Of This World: This 1973 Trans Am Is A Completely Bonkers Take On A 70’s Street Machine!

If there’s a car that’s been especially hot in the resellers market in the past few years, it’s the 1970-81 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am. Early cars, especially the 1970-73 Trans Ams,...

Counterattack: Chad Liked That Slammed Yukon, But This Pro Street Stepside Is More His Jam!

Chad’s tastes in cars and trucks is fairly simple and straightforward: GM, Camaro based for cars, square-body trucks, but anything can be looked at positively. For example, the two-door GMC...

Want To Buy A Blown Up, Empty, Crappy Lamborghini F1 V12? Hey It’s Only $10,000!

There have been far worse engine programs in racing history but there have also been far better ones than the late 1980s V12 effort that the company put forth in the F1 space with this 3.5L V12....

King Of The Road: What Would You Do With This 1976 GMC Motorhome?

Stop humming the music from the movie “Stripes”, we know that the GMC Motorhome was the basis for the EM-50 Urban Assault Vehicle. We also know that it was one of General Motors’...

eBay: This 1980s Indy Car Was Owned by Hasselhoff and Raced By Arie Luyendyk

There are some things to really, really love about this car and some things to be annoyed by that have nothing to do with the car. You are looking at the 1980s Lola Indy Car that Arie Luyendyk drove...

Money No Object: Kind Of Want A Root Beer After Looking At This 1979 Chevrolet Camaro Z28

Ignoring my personal fixation on the weird and unloved for a moment, ask yourself something: have you found yourself looking at something that ten, twenty, thirty years ago you would’ve avoided...

Woah: The Untouchable Jet Dragster Is For Sale – 50+ Year Old Early Example Of The Breed

There are not that many opportunities anymore to get your hands on a functional (we think) and literal piece of drag racing history. This is one of those times as the original Untouchable jet...

This Barn Find 1914 Model T Touring Car Is An Incredible Glimpse Into The Past

More than 100 years ago, people on an assembly line in Detroit hustled along during their day, building hundreds and hundreds of Ford Model Ts. Their work included the final assembly of this car, a...

Figure It Out: This 1969 Beaumont Is The Special Way To Speak A-body!

My trip into the eastern side of Canada didn’t radically open my eyes to the country north of the United States. Neither did my forays into British Columbia years ago when I used to visit...

Money No Object: Can You Put A Price On Nostalgia? If This 1963 Tonka Truck Is Any Indication, Yes You Can!

Are there childhood toys you still wish you had? I know I do. I bought an identical version of a Tootsietoy 1965 Ford Mustang a few years ago, and have been on the hunt for a blue Ertl 1969 Dodge...

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Money No Object: A Killer Crew Cab Cutlass, With 455 Power!

I love it whenever I hear the opinions of those who still believe that anything cool in the automotive world died at the end of 1972. I used to roll my eyes and huff something about nursing homes,...

eBay: The Undisputed King Of The LS World Is For Sale – 3,500hp LSx Powered Camaro Runs 5s In Quarter, 3s In Eighth

It is, without dispute the baddest LSx powered drag car in the world. Run in big tire trim, run in Radial vs The World trim, run a quarter mile, and run an eighth, Super Dave Adkins’ Camaro has...

Heavy Metal Rebel: A Day-Two Sweet 1969 AMC Rebel SST

It’s no “The Machine” special. It’s not wearing the red/white/blue paint scheme. It’s only moving along as fast as the 290ci Typhoon V8 will allow it to move. But this...

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Absolute Freakshow: The Wildest Thing On eBay Right Now Is A Rear Engine, Pusher, Burma Jeep Rat Rod

We’ve all but abandoned the phrase “rat rod” around here over the last few years but sometimes things pop up and we have no choice but to break that name back out again. This truck...