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Category Archive: FUNNY STUFF, MISC

PowerShift LIVE: Tonight’s LIVE Streaming Show Featuring Chad And Brian Will Be Off The Hook! 6pm pst/9pm est.

Finally Brian will be on location in Ohio as he prepares for the 2013 Hot Rod Top Speed Challenge and ECTA Season Opener this weekend. Chad will be at his normal local haunt, aka Crosby’s House...

New TV Show Trailer: Doomsday On Wheels. The Freaks Are Coming Out Sunday At 9 On The Travel Channel!

From the guys that brought you Overhaulin’, Rides, Hot Rod TV, OUSCI, and many many more, comes a new special on Travel Channel called Doomsday on Wheels. Much like the show Doomsday Preppers,...

F’ing Epic Video: Jumping A Driverless Ford Pickup Off A Cliff

OH MY GOD!!!! This is awesome. If it wasn’t cell phone video it would be slightly cooler, but only a little. Take two dudes, one Ford truck, copious amounts of gumption, and some ingenuity, and...

Video: Driving Test Hidden Camera. What This Kid Puts His Instructors Through Rules

Yesterday Brian’s BangShift Question of the Day was asking what was the first thing you ever drove. In honor of that, I found this funny video of a kid giving his driving instructors fits. He...

Saturday Sleeper Movie Day: Watch a Malibu Wagon Pull a Massive Wheelie on the Street!

Well, we know at least one guy now who we have to believe when he tells us that his car can pull wheelies on the street and that’s the owner of this Chevy Malibu station wagon! This small tire...

Saturday Movie Day: The Famous ‘Gimme Some Lovin’ Scene From Days Of Thunder

Hey, why are you rolling your eyes? I’m not ashamed to admit that I enjoy catching Days of Thunder now and then when it shows up on TV somewhere. There have not been that many modern big budget...

Russian Dash Cam Video: Hilarious Video Of A Tank Driver That Should Have His License Revoked!

We used the word “tank” in the title but frankly, this thing is not as stout as a tank because if it were, the vehicle would have totally destroyed the pole it crashes into rather than...

Awesome Video: Bubba Watson’s New Hovercraft Golf Cart – We Want One!

Bubba Watson is one of the best golf players in the world. He’s sponsored by Oakley, which is one of the coolest companies in the world because they commission stuff like a freaking hovercraft...

Rabbit Video Extravaganza: In Their Natural Habitat, Jumping In The Snow…

We had to save what may be the best snow jump ever, for last. In fact, we are certain that we have never seen a better snow jump. Which is somehow fitting since Rabbits haul ass in the snow and jump...

Video: Volkswagen Rabbit… The Brian Lohnes Edition… Available At John Deere Dealers Near You.

If the TRAR Rabbit got you excited, then check this one out. BangShift.com is proud to announce that through a special relationship with John Deere, Brian Lohnes Edition Volkswagen Rabbits will now...

Watch The 48 Hour Camaro Take On The Gas Monkey Garage Guys In A Donut Cutting Contest!

Spoiler alert — The dudes from Ridetech and the 48 Hour Camaro are going to be on an upcoming episode of the gearhead show Fast n’ Loud. As is usually the case at the Gas Monkey Garage,...

Funny Video: The Unnecessarily Complex and Dangerous Russian Way to Start a Car With a Dead Battery

Pop starting a stick shift car with a dead battery is like BangShift 101. Hell, both Chad and I have owned vehicles that ONLY started this way for months at a time. I used to park my truck in college...

Video: We Test Snow Tires At Miller Motorsports Park With NITTO! Pants Mandatory.

Last week when I left town for Salt Lake City to attend the Nitto Winter Ride N Drive media event, I was wearing my typical Dickies shorts, flip flops and a BangShift.com shirt. I had an extra change...

Things You Don’t See Every Day: We’re Not Sure What To Call It, But The Reverse Wheelies Look Way Too Fun

The title of the video calls this thing a wipkar, and we aren’t sure if it’s British or Redneck fabrication that created it. We say that, because the hunters of the south are very well...