Category Archive: Apex Online Find, BangShift APEX, CHEVY, Racing Junk Find

Racing Junk Find: A Former IMSA IROC Camaro Racer That Needs To Become An Autocross Warrior

By 1985, it was becoming apparent that there was a pulse, no matter how weak it was, coming from Detroit. After about a decade of slab-sided, softly sprung sedans that inspired exactly nobody,...

Racing Junk Find: You’ve Never Craved A 440ci Chrysler Big Block Powered Pulling Freightliner?

Big rig pulling trucks are awesome in whatever form they show up in, seriously. Whether they are worked, long-nose big rigs with huge diesel engines or machines like this with a stubby design and of...

How Much Is Enough: This Duesenberg Clone Has An Asking Price Of $249,000 – Crazy or Not?

Clone cars are nothing new, there’s a booming market for them all over the place but some of them are certainly in a different league than others. That can be a good thing or a bad thing....

The Coolest 1941 Willys Currently For Sale on The Internet is THIS ONE – Radically Awesome

I have to admit something right now. I’m a Willys snob. I have very particular tastes when it comes to these cars like everyone has for the things that they truly love, right? I’m not a...

This 1968 GT500 Radial Mustang Is All About Nitrous and Grabbing Gears – Awesome Car

Nope, there’s not a turbocharger, a ProCharger, or a Roots blower to be found. There’s a 582ci Thor headed big block ford that makes more than 1,4000hp BEFORE the nitrous guns are turned...

RacingJunk Find: This Ray Barton Hemi Cranks Out 1,200hp With Some Spray

When it comes to engines and the names associated with them, few are more entwined than Ray Barton and the Chrysler hemi. This is a guy who has been cranking them out of his Robesonia, Pennsylvania...

RacingJunk Find: This 1968 Barracuda Is Ate Up With Motor – 648ci Goodwin Hemi!

While the current popularity of 10.5-inch tire racing can be debated with regard to the rise of the radial monster, one thing cannot be denied. Legit Outlaw 10.5 cars are freaking awesome and this...

RacingJunk Find: This 1968 Corvette Is A 4-speed, 427ci, Tri-Power Equipped Blue Beast

Yeah, the L-88 1968 Corvette was the baddest of the whole bunch of the reality of the situation is that for anyone who was not a full on racer, THIS car was the one to have if you wanted to take on...

RacingJunk.com Find: This 1965 Dodge A990 May Be A Tribute But We’re Deep In Love All The Same

There are times when we would prefer a tribute car over the “real” example of an iconic machine from Detroit and this is one of those times. Why? If we had the real version of this car we...

This 1979 Monza IMSA Racer Is Ultra Bitchin And We’d Love To Be Making Laps In It

IMSA race cars are some of the coolest to ever turn a corner, and when we found this one on RacingJunk, we just couldn’t stop looking at it. Besides undergoing a complete restoration, this one...

RacingJunk Find: Blue Oval Brute – This 1968 Ford F-350 Is A Mud Slinging Beast

If you only think a hot rod needs to sit low to the ground and hustle down the asphalt aisle as quickly as possible, you are really missing the point. Why? Because you’d never think that stuff...

This 1984 K10 Chevrolet 4×4 Pickup Is Throwback Perfection

If you are a regular reader of BANGshift.com, you know that I have a weakness for GM squarebody pickup trucks. Usually, I’m all over the lowered variety, but I do love a 4×4 truck on...

Little Car, Big Price: This 1965 Sunbeam Tiger Is Restored To Perfection But It Ain’t Cheap

From 1964-1967 the little Rootes car company in England produced one of the coolest sports cars of the decade. The Sunbeam Tiger combined the sprightly Rootes chassis with a good old American small...

Legit Nostalgia For Sale -This 1978 Corvette Raced At The US Nationals – Someone Needs This Rocket!

People are hot on nostalgia drag racing see days, especially the funny car stuff. No, not just the full-kill nitro powered nostalgia stuff but the alcohol driven cars as well. Heck, there is a series...