Category Archive: Apex Video, BangShift APEX, HISTORIC, MISC, Videos

Did They Just? MotorWeek Takes A Pretty Harsh Stand On The 1987 Porsche 924S

We love the old MotorWeek reviews because they really are the best comprehensive video look at the cars of yore. These guys did not cut corners in their testing and they were methodical in how they...

A Trip Back In Time: This Incredible Drag Racing Film Shows Guys Like Connie Kalitta, EJ Potter, The Arfons Boys and Others As Kids!

Just when you think you have seen it all! The amazing thing about video footage like this is that it mimics the whole “barn find” car deal because when someone drags some incredible thing...

Little Truck Big Punch: This 1944 Video Shows An Experimental Jeep Mounted Rocket Launcher System Being Tested

Now THIS is a mighty mite! As we all know, there was constant innovation and invention during WWII. After all, nothing spurs the human mind on like figuring out ways to knock out the bad guys. For...

Historical Footage: The de Havilland Comet In Flight – The Flawed Revolutionary

The first prototype flew in 1949. The aircraft debuted in 1952 for commercial service. The de Havilland Comet had plenty going for it: a result of the United Kingdom’s “Brabazon...

Wait…what? This Video Shows A 1986 ASC McLaren Mercury Capri Getting Tested – Remember These?

Ok, now this is a new one on us. We knew that ASC McLaren got in on the Fox body convertible game but we had not idea that they basically had their own version of a Saleen Mustang in the form of the...

Watch The 1989 NHRA Southern Nationals – Wreckage, Upsets, Unscripted Fun!

The first NHRA Southern Nationals were held in 1981 at a track that had originally been designed as an airport and lived a pretty sleepy life before hosting one of the biggest races on the NHRA tour...

This 1958 Kendall Motor Oil Video Called “Competition Driver” Is Perfection From 60 Years Ago

For many people who love the history of racing in America, the 1950s are considered one of the greatest eras of road racing this country has ever seen. Returning GIs who were about 10 years out of...

Video: The Crash Testing Procedure For A $2 Million Koenigsegg Hypercar Is Painful And Amazing

When we think of the ultra-exclusive world of hypercar builders and owners, we sometimes forget that beyond all the glitz and glamor is the fact that these cars are required to comply with all the...

Awakening The Wolf: Check Out The Restoration Of The Pre-Production Cizeta-Moroder V16T!

It looks like what would happen if you left a Lamborghini Diablo and a Ferrari Testarossa alone in a garage with all of the usual 1980s vices and waited nine months. The wedge nose, the straked body,...

The Sound Of Passion: This Mario Andretti Short From Magnaflow Is A Miniature Masterpiece

He is among the greatest race car drivers that has ever lived. He was part of a generation of racers that were skilled, hard nosed, and fearless in ways that people have seemingly forgotten how to...

This 1970 Dodge Video Compares The Charger Against The GTO and the Chevy Monte Carlo

A few days ago we showed you a Dodge promotional film for the 1972 Dodge Charger where they compared it to some other models. Well, this time we are taking you to 1970 and once again it is Dodge...

Watch A Plymouth Fury Chase A Drag Slick Equipped Dune Buggy In The Comedically Bad Flash and Firecat Movie Circa 1976

Sometimes stuff is so bad that it is good, right? Such is the case with this chase scene from the 1976 movie Flash and Firecat. The premise is simple. These people are both dune buggy enthusiasts and...

1985 Alive: This Three Way Comparison Between A Mustang GT, Pontic Firebird, and IROC-Z Camaro Is Awesome

It was really, really over. The horrid 1970s had ended for car makers, the engineers had figured out how to make horsepower while meeting EPA emissions standards, and the kids born in the 1960s had...

New For 1972: Check Out This Dodge Film That Compares The ’72 Charger and Chevy Malibu

These old dealer comparison videos are awesome because they take us and place us directly into the world of selling cars in whatever era they come from. We have shown you stuff from the 1950s when it...