Category Archive: Apex Tech Stories, TECH, Videos

Here’s How To Fix A Cracked Dash And Make It Look Race Car Cool All At The Same Time

Just when you think you can buy just about every part for every car on the planet, you come across something you are trying to restore that doesn’t have a dash pad available. And sending out...

Mental Machine: This Used To Be A Little Kid’s Power Wheels Jeep…Now, It’s Unruly!

We’ve been following the work of the guys at Grind Hard Plumbing Co. for a little bit, ever since the first time we saw what used to be a Power Wheels Ford Mustang ripping powerslides and...

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The Olds Elevator Is A Remarkable Modern Invention That Seems Like It Should Have Come From The 1800s

In these trying times we often see widgets and think, “why didn’t I think of that?” Maybe it is some little device to make cooking an egg easier or some way to install your socks...

Fake It And Make It: Take A Closer Look At The Replica Mercedes That Deboss Garage Took On Power Tour!

So, some clarity behind what I do: I drove up to Sparta, Kentucky for the Kentucky Speedway stop of the 2019 Hot Rod Power Tour to get photos and to meet up with some of the YouTube creators that...

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Pony Wars Episode 3 Is Out! Watch The Mustang, The Camaro, And The Challenger Get Real Power Thanks To ProChargers

Check this out! It is time to make power on our three Pony Wars competitor vehicles and this year that means boost from the fine folks at ProCharger. In preparation for that boost, all three teams...

We Find Out The Truth About Ceramic Coatings In Car Care. Is There Really Something To It?

It seems like every place you turn there is someone else talking about a wipe or wax or spray that adds ceramic coating to your car or motorcycle’s paint. But is there really something there?...

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Every Last Detail: Figuring Out Why A Ford Truck Refused To Idle

My buddy Kevin has a problem. It doesn’t involve a girl, it doesn’t involve a job, and it doesn’t involve that burrito he had for dinner a while ago. It involves one of the many...

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Project Escargo Keeps On Keeping On. The Project Binky Boys Are Making Progress And It’s Going To Be Awesome!

Unique car haulers are cool, and when we last saw this one the boys from Bad Obsession Motorsport had just finished gutting it and getting it ready to start the renovation process. What had started...

Quick Tech: Keep Your Older Fuel System Happy With A Tip From Uncle Tony!

We have had a pretty broad selection of cars that have come and gone at BangShift Mid-West ever since we moved into the place a few years ago. We have our late-model machines that are fuel-injected,...

In The Market For A Welding Helmet? Check Out This Video On A Lineup You Just Can’t Beat.

Choosing tools and equipment is often difficult because you just don’t know which choice is the right one for you. Some tools are more important for the professional than the hobbyist and...

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Friction Welding Axle Housing Ends On This Heavy Duty Housing Is Awesome, Even If The Music Is Weird

We’re not sure why the Chinese company making this video decided to use this music, but they did and we laughed while listening to it and watching these big floater axle housing ends getting...

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Assembling A Coil Over Shock Isn’t Hard, But You’d Be Surprised How Many People Do It Wrong

That’s right folks, assembling a coil over shock is not hard. It’s not rocket science. But just because it isn’t hard doesn’t mean that people don’t often do it wrong....

The American Powertrain Parting Shift: The Electric Hand In A Hudson Terraplane – Pre-Select Gears And Let It Shift Itself!

One of my weaker subjects when it comes to automotive knowledge is pretty much anything pre-1955. Not that I’m great with anything pre-1965, but older machines and older technology just...

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This 1965 Mustang Was Hidden For Over Four Decades…Now It’s Being Prepared For Power Tour!

It seems that this is the year that YouTubers will invade Power Tour. So far, I know of at least three different cars that are being prepared and one guy in particular who is on his second Power Tour...