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Category Archive: BangShift News, CRASH & BURN, HISTORIC, MISC, RACING & ACTION, Videos

Monster Truck Mid-Air Collision: This Is One Of The Wildest Things We Have Ever Seen! 10 Tons Of Wreckage

There’s always something awesome about seeing a “first”, right? We don’t me a global “first ever” we mean a, “Oh damn, never seen that before!” moment....

Crazy Historic Video: Crashing Planes On Purpose To Study Fire With The NACA Research Council

NACA is known to most hot rodders because of the “NACA duct” that was adopted and used by many race cars over the years for various purposes. NACA itself was the National Advisory Council...

Best Of 2021: World Rally Championship Season Highlights. The Best Jumps, Turns, Crashes, And More!

The World Rally Championship was something special in 2021 and thanks to the guys at Red Bull we’ve got some cool highlights. The high flying, sideways, and crazy action you expect to see at a...

Dakar 2022 Video Highlights: Stage 4 Was Full Of Flipping And Cartwheeling, Which Is Not The Way To Finish A Dakar Rally.

Stage 4 was tougher than a bunch of racers wanted, as several misjudged the terrain and found that when the front bumper find the ground at speed, and the rear tires are more than a couple feet off...

NHRA Wild Rides 2021: This Collection Of NHRA Fires, Crashes, Crazy Saves And More Is A Crazy Look Back

It was funny. Right around Christmas I was talking to a friend and it was mentioned that there wasn’t all that much carnage on the NHRA tour in 2021. For a minute I thought about it and I was...

Carbon Fiber Carnage: Check Out This Video Profiling The 10 Biggest IndyCar Wrecks Of 2021

The NTT IndyCar Series is on a massive rebound since Roger Penske got hold of it. The racing has been really good, the crowds are starting to return (The Indy500 was never an issue there), the driver...

Rally 2021: Crashes, Rolls, Flips, Close Calls, And Epic Saves!

I love rally racing, and when each stop of the World Rally Championship used to be covered on tv it was awesome to watch week in and week out. Now you have to subscribe to the WRC to watch it, but...

WRC TRIBUTE 2021: Maximum Attack, On the Limit, Crashes & Best Moments From Rallys Across The Globe

I used to be a die hard WRC watcher back when each and every race was covered on TV, and it sucks that it’s no longer the case. One thing I loved about the drivers in WRC is that most of them,...

NÜRBURGRING CRASH & FAIL Compilation 2021 Best Of Nordschleife Touristenfahrten Fails & NLS Crashes!

I hate getting entertainment out of other people’s misfortune, but we’ve been running best of Nurburgring fail videos for years. Because Nurburgring is open to the public, albeit with...

Tough Video: This Twin Turbo Small Block Brazilian Camaro Wrecks Hard – Driver OK, Incredible Video

This video will make you grit your teeth. Not because you are angry but because you feel pretty crummy for the guy who is strapped into his race car after it hauls the mail, has the parachutes fail,...

Decade of Spills: Is This 2014 Video of Todd Lesenko The Greatest Drag Racing Slow Motion Footage Of All Time?

There is amazing footage and then there is the stuff that makes you drop your jaw, lean towards the screen, and think, “Jeez, I gotta see that again.” This footage from 2014 at Pomona...

Tuff Truck All-Star Moments: Watch The Top 10 Greatest Hits As These Tuff Truck Competitors Bring The Pain!

I freaking love Tuff Truck competitions. I love them because they are wacky, they are grassroots, and they are wide open for any crazy person to put whatever vehicle they feel like they want to on a...

Near Misses, Wild Rides, And More Highlights From The 2020 And 2021 Racing Seasons

Some race weekends are full of exciting racing action with little or no drama. Other race weekends are full of close calls, near misses, and carnage. It’s never cool seeing someone tear up...

Decade of Spills: Watch Mike Austin’s Horrendous 2012 Alcohol Dragster Crash – He Walked Away

As we continue to look back at some of the hairiest moments of NHRA drag racing over the last 10 years, we land in Pomona circa 2012 to see one of the most wildly insane top alcohol dragster crashes...