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

2019 SEMA Nightwalk Gallery: Slipping In After-Hours For Some Quiet Time

Enough pomp and literary fluff over SEMA. Let’s go for a more realistic viewpoint on what the show was really like. Tuesday, Chad got a jump on the show while I spent half the day flying over...

2019 Ice Cream Cruise: One Last Load Of Killer Photos From The Most Fun Show In Omaha!

(Photos by Scott Liggett) – This is our last load of Scott Liggett shot photos from Kyle’s 2019 Ice Cream Cruise held in the Omaha, Nebraska area. As we told you a few days ago, this...

Rough Start: 1971 AMC Hornet SST – Alter Nothing, Just Enjoy

Unless you’re a die-hard fan of the Eagle station wagon or are particular to suffering the ills of a dead-stock Concord, budget-hunting for a project when you’re an American Motors fan,...

Got Ford? COMP Cams Does and They Have A Load Of New Ford Products – Check Them Out Here

The high performance aftermarket is a place where innovation lives and innovation is survival. If you are not pushing the envelope, not constantly releasing new products, not waking up everyday...

BangShift Question Of The Day: Ever Eat Crow On Your Opinions Of A Certain Car?

I talked so much smack. They were “cute”. They were the cars for your little sister. They looked like the well-used bar of soap that I scrubbed my backside with. This was before I had...

Formidable Ford: This 1962 F-700 Is A Custom Made, Four Wheel Drive, Slogging Monster Truck

Few sights take my breath away quicker and harder than an old medium duty truck turned into a pickup for fun. I’ve lived that life, owned one, and loved it with all my heart. Trucks like this...

NHRA Insider Podcast: NHRA Finals TV Crew Bonanza – Championship Picks From The NHRAonFOX Team!

Well, the 2019 NHRA AutoClub Finals are on for this weekend. The last race of the 2019 NHRA season will wrap up the championship chases and wrap up the 11-month odyssey known as the Mello Yellowfins...

Drag History Video: Watch The 1979 NHRA World Finals – One Of The Best Races Ever

It was a one lane race track at Ontario Motor Speedway during the 1979 NHRA World Finals and if you did not have lane choice we were about doomed to be gone. This being said, the story lines were...

Not A Mustang: This 1973 Ford Capri Road Racer Is Dare To Be Different Heaven!

Yes, kids diversity is the spice of life! We love classic road racing Mustangs as much as the next blog out there but when we see something as cool as this 1973 Ford Capri road racer we kind of lose...

Get Your Squash On Video: Compressing Aluminum, Steel, Copper, and Brass In A 150-ton Press Is Awesome and Weird

The Hydraulic Press Channel on YouTube is one of the more mystifying success stories in the world, right? Why do people like seeing crushed in a big old press so much?! Count us among the millions of...

Recreated Wrecking Machine: Watch This 1957 Battlebird Take On Goodwood

There are exceptions to every rule, right? Generally speaking, I strongly dislike Ford Thunderbirds made from their start right up through the 1970s. After 1957 they became these weird, porcine,...

SEMA 2019 Gallery: The OEMs And A Take On The Temperature

It was strange seeing “SEMA Electrified” in place of where I had met R. Lee Ermey just a couple of years ago. It was strange seeing an electric-powered Chevrolet pickup and...

Ice Cream Cruise 2019 Photo Coverage: More Cars, Trucks, Hot Rods, and More In Nebraska!

(Photos by Scott Liggett) – Kyle Loftis of 1320Video started the Ice Cream Cruise years and years ago as a way to have fun, see neat cars, and raise a few bucks. As we told you the other day,...

Holley Releases New Single Plane Split Intake Manifold For GM LS3/L92!

Just when you thought it was safe to go outside, Holley has released new intake manifolds for the LS3 and L92 variants of the LS engine platform. These intakes are of a single plane design and they...