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Category Archive: BangShift News, Event Coverage, RACING & ACTION, Videos

37,000 RPM MotoGP Bikes: You need to see this video to believe it

I thought I knew pretty much every form of motorcycle racing, but I was dead wrong. I had no idea that there were amazing scale models of Moto GP bikes running around on scale tracks, never mind...

Continuing Today We Will Be Bringing You The Throwdown IN T-Town LIIVE!

Oh, yeah, it’s that time again! The Throwdown in T-Town is here and BangShift.com will be bringing you the action live from Osage Casino and Tulsa Raceway Park this weekend! We will have the...

Michelin GT Challenge Series at Virginia International Raceway – Awesome Cars, Awesome Track

(Photos by David Whealon) –  There’s something about sports car racing that we dig. The whole scene is pretty awesome and it all starts with the equipment. In this case we’re...

Road Racing Coverage: Michelin GT Challenge Series Action From Virginia International Raceway

(Photos by David Whealon) – In my younger days back in the early 70’s and growing up just a an hour or so from Lime Rock Park in Connecticut where the likes of Sam Posey, Mario Andretti and...

Coffeyville Street Drags Fall Run Preview: The Meet And Greet Before The Street!

Come Saturday, the small, normally quiet little town of Coffeyville, Kansas is going to get one hell of a wake-up notice. The Coffeyville Street Drags, a sanctioned street race actually held in the...

NMRA All-Ford World Finals 2017: More Test Session Shots From Beech Bend!

There is one factor that must be taken into account for the NMRA All-Ford World Finals event this year: the weather. You see, by the time the NMRA fall event rolls around, the weather for Beech Bend...

NMRA All-Ford World Finals 2017: Our First Look Into The Blue Oval World At Beech Bend

The GM fans had their fun at Beech Bend recently, now it’s the Ford contingent’s turn! The NMRA All-Ford World Finals is at Beech Bend, and if you have any sort of inkling for anything...

Mickey Thompson: Fastest Man On Wheels Is A Goodyear Promotional Gem From 1960 That Shows Thompson’s Triumph At Bonneville

See that guy smiling up there? Well you’d be smiling too after a month of hard work in as desolate place as mankind has ever known finally paid off and you had just driven your car over 400mph....

Buick GS Nationals 2017 Gallery: Nailheads, Grand Sports And Grand Nationals, Oh My!

After the absolute five-ring circus that was LS Fest, complete with thousands (tens of thousands?) of spectators, the Buick GS Nationals looked downright tame by comparison. But any judgement on the...

Day One For LSFest 2017 Is A Wrap! Here Is Our Final Gallery Of The Day

It is hard to believe that Holley’s LSFest 2017 really lasts three whole days, after all it would be illegal to have this much fun in some states. But it does, and Day 1 is in the books. Based...

Our Great Labor Day Cruise Photos Just Keep Coming!

Crosleys, Camaros, and Mustangs Oh My! No matter what kind of car or truck you think of as the ultimate hot rod, there is probably an example or three on site at the Great Labor Day Cruise in SoCal....

We’ve Got More Great Labor Day Cruise Photo Coverage From SoCal

We already told you just how much this event kicks ass, since it allows you to not only show off your ride but also cruise it through a pretty cool fairgrounds. And, you get to do all of this while...

The 15th Ventura Nationals – Roadsters, Coupes, Bikes, Lead Sleds, Trucks & Low Riders On The Beach

(Photos by Darr Hawthorne) There are so many Labor Day traditions, some of them being a car shows and cruises. The tradition of the Ventura Nationals, held at Seaside Park on the beach in Ventura,...

The Great Labor Day Cruise Photo Coverage Starts Right Here From SoCal

The Great Labor Day Cruise is one of the biggest shows in Southern California, and quite frankly the nation. I has been around for a jillion years, offers a very unique show and rv grounds, and...