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Category Archive: BangShift Galleries, CAR SHOWS, Car Shows, Event Coverage

This Is It! Our Final Photos From The Omaha Autorama That We Got Before They Shut Us Down For The Coronavirus!

Sometimes it pays to be lucky, and when our man on the street Scott Liggett hit the Omaha Autorama on day one, the day before they started shutting down all public gatherings, he grabbed photos of...

Before Shutdown Greatness: More Pre-Coronavirus Autorama Photos From Omaha

With Chad in Tulsa covering the Throwdown this weekend, I’ve had the full run of BangShift and putting this piece out, it feels weird…I’d actually have to go back into my history to...

Never Before Seen Autorama Photos From Just Before COVID19 Shut Everything Down!

When BANGshifter Scott Liggett hit the Autorama to snap photos for all of you to enjoy back in March, he sent them to our Dropbox, including his write up, and then told us they were there and ready...

Watch Our Encore Presentation Of The US131 Northern Nationals. Nitro Nostalgia Top Fuel, Funny Cars, And More!

Ready for some NITRO!!!!????? So are we! So based on that need, the need for tear inducing, nose running, oh so sweet and nice nitromethane powered machines, we are bringing you an encore...

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....

Doubling Down: INDYCAR Announces Double Header Weekend At Iowa – Friday and Saturday Races, ARCA Stock Cars As Well

If you are an INDYCAR series fan, we’re thinking that you are going to want to get to Iowa this July to see something that you’ve never seen before. The series has announced that it will...

Retro Car Show Coverage: This Look Back At The Kneeland Concours Contains Incredibly Beautiful Cars!

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – This is the only previous Keeneland Concours in which I can find a significant number of pictures.  Why am I bringing this stuff out…?  Because I...

Crash, Bang, Boom: This Compilation Of Racing Crashes On The Nurburgring From 2019 Is Wild!

You’re probably stuck at home. Hopefully you are stuck at home and in a healthy state waiting this whole mess out. The video is designed to cheer you up. Why? Well because if you are at home,...

Simpson Family Cruise Photo Coverage: Cool Cars, Big Burnouts, and Fun For The Whole Family

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – We hadn’t attended the Simpson family cruise-in for a few years so we made it a point to go this year.  This is a small and informal gathering that is...

Cynthiana Rod Run Photo Extravaganza: Here’s One Final Collection Of BangShift Worthy Cars And Trucks

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – Mid-afternoon had arrived and while folks were beginning to disperse I tried to catch any large areas I hadn’t already seen.  Still, much was missed,...

Cynthiana Rod Run Photo Coverage: Big Trucks, Oddball Cars, Muscle, and American Classics!

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – The remainder of the street full of big trucks are found in here.  K-whoppers, a Mack, and a cabover Pete  finish up the avenue of rigs.  We saw this...

Cynthiana Rod Run Coverage: Cars, Classic Trucks, Muscle, And Even Cool Bg Rigs! Photos Galore

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – Square-bodies, Mopars, and really big trucks.  See what happens when you move in closer to the city’s center.  This is getting into the premium spots to...

Cynthiana Rod Run Show Coverage: Fun BangShifty Cars and Trucks From The Awesome Show In Kentucky

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) –  Square-bodies, Mopars, and really big trucks.  See what happens when you move in closer to the city’s center.  This is getting into the premium spots...

Last Race Standing: PDRA Postpones Season Opening East Coast Nationals At GALOT Motorsports Park Due To Pandemic

The last major event on the United States drag racing schedule that was still hanging into a scheduled spot has been postponed. PDRA series officials announced the other day that their season opening...