Category Archive: BangShift XL, RACING & ACTION, Videos, XL Videos

The Mud Down In T-Town? You Heard Right! Check Out Mega Truck Racing From Oklahoma!

You know the Throwdown in T-town well…Tulsa Raceway Park turns into a battleground as drag racers stack up against one another as our cameras bring you the action. But the strip isn’t all...

Morning Symphony: Raising Hell On The Skidpad At Burnout Outlaws 3

I need noise. I need to hear the sound of the valvetrain unable to keep up with the revolutions per minute. I need to hear the outright torment of rubber. I’m sure I’ll read about how...

Bigger Than A Tank And Faster Than You: Check Out The “Hoenado” Tahoe As It Flexes It’s Muscles!

You know how sometimes, the story behind the vehicle is more interesting than the vehicle itself? Well, it might be a little bit of a stretch, but the story behind DMD Offroad’s...

Unveiled: Jeff Lutz’s “The ’57” Chevrolet – It’s One Wicked Mother!

Here’s a fun story: a couple of days ago I got to see the wrong end of the security team at Beech Bend. I had made plans to be down there to shoot photos of the Rustic Nail & Co. Dodge on...

Mobil Oil Made This Cool Video At Bonneville In 1965 – Short On Sound But Long On Awesome

It is pretty astounding to consider the amount of historic footage that never would have seen the light of day before YouTube existed. From the old road and drag racing stuff  that we show you all...

Ride Along In A 258mph Firebird At Bonneville – Three Minutes Of Full Throttle SCREAM!

One of the least understood and most difficult places to drive really fast on planet Earth is Bonneville. The surface itself is salt and can best be described as feeling like someone coated a...

Classic YouTube: The Big Red Dodge – Subtlety Can Take A Hike

Every last thing about this 1990s Dodge is perfect. The shade of red that seemed to be painted on everything Mopar advertised for about this time period. The A-12 style scoop that is trying to funnel...

BangShift Question Of The Day: What Is Your Ride Of Choice For This Beater Race?

I have no idea where this is or when this occurs (if it’s even an actual race and not a bunch of guys having a ball in a field somewhere) but this looks like a riot of a time. Where are you...

Hauling In Style: Three Pedals’ “Shaken And Stirred” 1989 Pontiac Safari Rules All!

(Lead photo: Three Pedals) What do you have to do to prove to any and everyone in attendance at a show like the 2017 Car Craft Summer Nationals that the product you make is the product that they...

The Ack Attack Streamliner Is Going To Bolivia To Try And Go More Than 400 mph!

Bonneville is coming up in less than a month, and while the normal buzz surrounding the salt is starting to bubble, there is a lot of talk about Bolivia. Salar de Uyuni, Bolivia to be exact, where...

Classic YouTube: Maynard Troyer’s Monster Rollover At The 1971 Daytona 500

Maynard Troyer’s NASCAR career was short. He only had two active years, 1971 and 1973. Two years before calling it quits seems strange, but not so strange as the gap year in between, right?...

BangShift Question Of The Day: What Is Your Automotive Guilty Pleasure To Watch?

I’ll be up front with you, readers: I hate the phrase “guilty pleasure”. It’s one of the creepiest phrases out there to describe something. But for the sake of normal...

Morning Symphony: The Violence Of An Italian Tractor Pull – Radial Engines FTW!

Most racing setups work across the world. Touring cars, drag racing, off-roading…there might be subtle differences based upon geography, but they are universal applications that are pretty...

Watch A Bad Ass Run 5.70s In The Eighth With A Screaming Small Block 4-Speed Camaro – Four Speed Perfection!

This is a 62-year old dude named Kurt who has himself one nasty Camaro. The car runs deep into the 5.70s in the eighth mile, which translates in the 8.90s on a quarter mile track. It has a...