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Category Archive: BangShift Galleries, DRAG RACES, Drag Races, Event Coverage

Drag Gallery: Hot Action From Byron Dragway’s Big Bucks Bracket Bash

Having taken you to Texas and then to eastern Massachusetts, we now wing you to Byron, Illinois, home of the legendary Byron Dragway. Greg Rourke, our photo contributor located in the “center...

Drag Gallery: The Matagorda County Mud Drags – Texas

Our ever intrepid Texas photo contributor Charles Wickam hit the Matagorda County Mud Drags over Memorial Day weekend, and they hit back. Charles caught a big ol hunk of Texas gumbo upside his noggin...

Big Drag Gallery: The 2011 ADRL Northeast Drags – Maple Grove Raceway

For the first time in the history of the ADRL, the organization ran an event at Reading, Pennsylvania’s Maple Grove Raceway. The event was not finished due to rain, but before the curtain fell,...

Drag Gallery: Test-N-Tune Action From Byron Dragway

Byron Dragway is one of the legendary drag plants in the USA. Owner/operator Ron Leek is the man that many people credit with fostering bracket racing through the early days of life, as well as the...

Event Gallery: Mud Drags Action From Texas

Last weekend our intrepid Texas photo master, Charles Wickam snuck through a hole in the fence and photographed a pretty bitchin’ looking mud drag race event down near where he lives. Between...

Drag Race Gallery: BangShifters at Lebanon Valley Dragway’s 2011 Opening Day

The official sign that Spring has arrived in the Northeast happens when racing starts, well that weekend finally arrived and a few BangShift forum members decided to celebrate by getting together and...

Massive Drag Gallery: The 2011 ADRL CarSafe Dragapalooza – Houston, Texas

Drag racing season in the USA is officially in full swing with the ADRL’s opening race having gone down last weekend. The 2011 CarSafe DragaPalooza VII was a strong opening shot for an ADRL...

Click Here to watch the 2011 March Meet LIVE on Saturday!

  Presented by   March  26th UPDATE: The footage you see below is the elimination rounds from Saturday March 26th, 2011. This was the makeup eliminations day from the 2011 March Meet...

2011 March Meet Photo Extravaganza!

The 2011 March Meet has been action packed for sure, and we have almost 600 photos for you to check out from the Grove and the dragstrip. Auto Club Famoso Raceway in Bakersfield California is the...

Bad Ass Drag Gallery: The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia

Amongst hard core fans of small tire drag racing there are a few truly “must see”  or “must attend” races. “The Night the Lights Went Out in Georgia”, a race...

Event Gallery: The 2011 Pacific Street Car Association Spring Break Super Show

As we continue to assault you with galleries today, we’re going to switch gears from show to GO! BangShift reader Zach McNary attended the PSCA Spring Break Super Show, held at Fontana,...

Massive Drag Gallery: The 2011 IHRA Mardi Gras Nitro Jam, Nearly 500 Photos!

As you already know, we were at the IHRA Mardi Gras Nitro Jam last weekend. Our awesome photo contributor, Charles Wickam was there as well and snapped a monster gallery of photos to document the...

Huge Event Gallery: The 2010 ADRL UTI Texas Drags

Last weekend’s ADRL UTI Texas Drags produced some big elapsed times, big wreckage, and inundated the fine people at Houston Raceway Park with big horsepower. Our man Charles Wickam was on the...

Best of BangShift 2010: Two Cars Smashing the Guardrail at the 2010 March Meet

In our photos of the 2010 March Meet at Auto Club Famoso Raceway, we happened to catch two photo sequences of cars hanging a hard right into the pit side guardrail. We don’t have details on the...