Category Archive: Apex Video, BangShift APEX, HISTORIC, RACING & ACTION, Videos

Classic YouTube: Improved Production Touring Cars At Warwick Farm, 1973

We had Trans-Am racing, Australia had touring cars. We had Mustangs, Camaros, Challengers, Javelins and more…the Aussies had Mustangs and Camaros, Falcons, Holdens, Coopers, and in a big...

Classic YouTube: Toyota-Swapped Chrysler PT Cruiser On The Chip

Wait one freaking minute. Just wait. I know what a Chrysler PT Cruiser is all about…it’s a Neon that went fancy, fashionable and most nauseating, retro. They sold by the ton when they...

Must Watch: This Short Film About The Creation Of The Glickenhaus Baja Boot Two and It’s Attack Of The Baja 1000 Is Awesome

It is very difficult to take a legendary vehicle and recreate it to modern standards while still honoring its past. Why? It takes loads of money, heart, soul, knowledge, and passion. The good news is...

Weird Vans: This Dual Road Test Of The 1987 Nissan Van GXE and The Mitsubishi Wagon LS Is Funny

We see the Japanese auto manufacturers as on the level of any global maker these days and there’s been no denying that they’ve been there for some time. This doesn’t mean they...

Watch The 1990 IHRA Winternationals Here – Big Names, Big Engines, And The 20th Anniversary Of The Organization

Yesterday we showed you the 1990 NHRA Winternationals and today we flip the script and go to the IHRA side of the fence with their longtime season opener at Darlington Dragway in South Carolina. This...

Historical Footage: Flight Testing The XB-70A Valkyrie Prototype Bomber

It’s safe to say that the North American Aviation XB-70 Valkyrie bomber was outdated before the first flight was ever made. Initially, the plan was solid: be faster than any interceptor...

Restoration Video: Watch A Hand Crank 1890s Blacksmith Forge Get Restored To Brand New Condition!

I’m a huge fan of restoration videos, especially those that involved the fixing and rebirth of tools and working implements. In this video we watch a dude take a rusty, seized, and basically...

Watch The 1990 NHRA Winternationals In Their Glory Here – KC Spurlock’s Big Debut, Bernstein Goes To Top Fuel, More

This year, I’ll be looking back at the 1990 NHRA drag racing season as the 2020 NHRA drag racing season winds its way around the country. The 1990 NHRA Winternationals was an interesting affair...

Iron Giant: Watch The Most Powerful Steam Tractor Ever Built Haul FOUR Other Steam Tractors Up A Hill!

There’s dedication and then there is DEDICATION. It took Kory Anderson and a load of talented fabricators, craftsmen, and mechanics a decade to rebuild/recreate this 150hp Case steam tractor,...

Watch 24-Year Old Craig Epperly Win Nitro Funny Car In His First Career Start At Columbus 1981

There will be many rookie debuts in the professional ranks of NHRA drag racing this year and it will be fun to watch people both young and old achieving the dream of running a pro level class....

John Andretti Has Died At 56 – Incredibly Diverse Driving Career, Tireless Fundraiser, Well Loved Man

We were very saddened to hear of the passing of John Andretti, a man who stands as one of the most diversified race drivers in modern history, who stands as a well loved man by virtually everyone...

Vannin’ Aussie Style: This 1970s Look At The Van Club Culture In Australia Is Awesome

It’s always wild how similar cultures kind of fall into similar things with very little way to know that each is doing it. In the 1970s, the “vanning” culture in America exploded....

Cool Historic Video: Watch Walter Cronkite Cruise A Sports Car, and Check Out Vintage In-Car Racing Action From Lime Rock!

Walter Cronkite was a car guy, no kidding. He was a sports car guy, having fallen in love with the small speedy cars while working as a front line war correspondent during WWII. Cronkite owned and...

Not Every One Died: The Story Of The Rescue And Revival Of LEE 1, The Very First General Lee Charger!

Dixie horn, big-block soundtrack, and two always happy go lucky Southern boys who never really did anything wrong flinging their bright orange Dodge Charger around the dirt roads of Hazzard County...