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Category Archive: CRASH & BURN, Videos

Motorcycle Fail Video: How to Run Yourself Over With Your Own Bike

The internet is full of videos featuring guys running out of talent on motorcycles. Well, this is one of the first ones we have seen that depicts someone running out of talent when they are off the...

New Parts: Classic Industries Introduces Reproduction Front Sub-Frames for 1967-1969 Camaros and Firebirds!

Classic Industries is lightning up the airwaves once again with more cool parts for first generation Camaros and Firebirds. The company is reproducing the front subframes for 1967-1969 Camaros and...

Caption This Photo: A Chevelle in a Compromising Position

Boy, there’s got to be some kind of a story behind this photo. Judging by the amount of people gathered around the 1966 Chevelle, something pretty interesting led up to the Chevelle being...

eBay Find: The Coolest 1931 Chevy on Planet Earth

We know that there’s no such thing as, “the perfect hot rod” because cars are such subjective devices. That being said, this 1931 Chevy coupe, with its straight axle, blown Pontiac...

New England Area Drag Racers: You Can Run for a Wally This Weekend in Epping!

We wanted to get the word out the drag racers in the New England area that New England Dragway in Epping, New Hampshire will be running their first ever National Dragster Challenge this Saturday! The...

Holley Introduces new Billet HP and Dominator Inline Fuel Pumps for up to 2100 HP

Holley has been the leader in performance carburetion for more than 100 years. And in recent years they have introduced EFI systems for hot rod and muscle car enthusiasts. The introduction of their...

Cruise Gallery: The Goody’s Cruise Night – St Charles, Illinois

Our man in Illinois, Greg Rourke has been busier than all get out lately with his camera. After manning the wall at Byron Dragway last weekend, he attended a cool cruise night in St Charles, Illinois...

Smash Video: How Not to Do a Burnout and How Not to Make Friends at the Drag Strip

There are several ways to raise the ire of fellow racers at the drag strip. Oiling down the track is a pretty big party foul, crashing and causing a stoppage of racing while the carcass of your race...

eBay Find: A Bad Ass, Pro Street 1956 Ford

While Chad has showed us some awesome Pro Touring cars with his galleries from the Run to Music City event, we found car that falls on the other end of the spectrum with this wild, blown, 1956 Ford...

Narco-Tanks: The New Scourge of the Mexican Drug War

The long running war between powerful Mexican drug cartels and the Mexican government rages on, the argument that the cartels are better armed than the police and army seems to be valid with the...

Event Coverage UPDATE: Carbon Customs presents the 2011 Run to Music City

Here at BangShift, we are all about driving your hot rods. If that means a trip to the local cruise night once a week, great. A roadtrip? Even better. But if you actually go out and put all your...

Video: Chris Alston’s 1964 Nova Makes Vortech Superchargers First 6-Second Pass

What’s it take for your 598 cubic inch 1964 Nova to run deep in the 6’s at over 212 mph? Apparently the answer is a Vortech V-28 123 supercharger. Chris Alston Jr.’s little Chevy...

100ft Drags Bring Drag Racing Back to Long Island, NY

After telling you about the social and political storm clouds surrounding the drag strip in Fontana, California, we thought it would be good to give you a good news story about grassroots drag...

Cool Parts: F and B Performance Engineered Products 6-BBL EFI Systems

A while back we featured the cool ‘Cuda of BangShift member BKBridges in our BangShift Reader Garage of the Week blog item. We joked that BK’s ‘Cuda and virtually all of his other...