Category Archive: Apex Sideways, Apex Video, BangShift APEX, Event Coverage, FORD, RACING & ACTION, Videos

Best of BS 2017: The Superformance Drift Cobra: A Supercharged Coyote Equals All Anger, All The Time!

Prior to BangShift, the loudest and most brash section of my life was the military. Every day started pretty much the same way: I drug my tired (and probably hung over) ass out of bed, I somehow...

Best of BS 2017: Rod Saboury And His Wild 1953 Corvette At Maple Grove In 1998!

The wildly painted, real-deal 1953 Chevrolet Corvette that wore the license plate “INTHE6S” was the stuff of legends for a young teenager who spent more than his fair share of time...

Best of BS 2017: These Two-Wheel-Drive “Rail Buggy” Builds Are Sweet! Watch Them Climb A Wooded Hill Like A Goat!

We’ve shown you rockbouncers, the unhinged, V8-packing, by-any-means-necessary full exo-caged machines that turn off-roading into a combative sport, but it’s not the only show going on...

Best of BS 2017: Pushing 150 MPH On Ice In A Big Chevy With A Carload Of Friends!

Jimmy Klaavuniemi and his 1966 Chevrolet Bel Air have been quite busy in the last year, having run Drag Week, the travel to and from Sweden, and so on and so forth. The nine-second Chevy gets the...

Best Of BS 2017: Forget The Neighbors, This Alcohol-Gulping Ford Falcon Will Wake The Whole Damn City!

(Lead photo: Jerry Rissen) You think the neighbor with the unsilenced rooster is annoying? That “beep-beep-beep” of the alarm clock just not getting the job done? Oh, do we have a...

Best Of BS 2017: Watch As The Three Pedals 1989 Pontiac Wagon Completely Owns The Screamin’ Fried Tires Burnout Contest At The 2017 Holley LS Fest!

First and foremost: the “Screamin’ Fried Tires” burnout contest that Hoonigan and Hooker Blackheart sponsored for the 2017 Holley LS Fest has to be one of the best ideas to hit the...

Holiday Special, Part Two: The Final Day At The 2017 Street Machine Drag Challenge!

For a little more prime holiday watching that doesn’t involve sappy homecomings, scenes of snow, or Chevy Chase screaming his head off when his patience meter finally bottoms out, we bring you...

Holiday Special, Part One: 1320 Video Has Unleased The 2006 Pump Gas Drags DVD To Watch!

Before Drag Week, Hot Rod Magazine ran the Pump Gas Drags. The premise was simple: at the beginning of the event, the fuel tanks were drained, filled with Rocket 91-octane pump fuel and sealed off,...

Get Gone! This Toyota Corolla Leaves Like It’s Been Shot Out Of A Cannon!

When somebody starts to talk about an AE86 Toyota Corolla as a fast car, we will place good money that they are talking about a drift build that looks like the Panda car from Initial D. And yes, a...

A Dirt-Cheap Baja Bug And A Bunch Of Cameras – Hoonigan Recorded Their Trip To The Baja 1000, Check It Out!

I’ve heard marvelous things about Baja California…the rugged desert scenery, the gorgeous Pacific coastline, the people, the food, and all of that. I’ve never been south of the...

Run What Ya Brung – Closing Down The Track For The Year Right!

Yesterday was the Winter Solstice, the shortest day of the year and the official mark of the winter season having arrived. And we are still running racing footage from Georgia, from the final race of...

The Texas Invitational: Vipers, Lambos And Corvettes…And A Couple Of Ruined Race Suits

You can have your opinion about dig versus roll racing all you want, but here’s where I stand: once you start making four-digit horsepower figures, starting off already moving is probably your...

Go Karts On Steroids: It’s The Pro UTV Knockout Racing World Championship!

I’m not that old. I grew up with three types of go-karts: the kind you found in a tourist trap that were asphalt-based and might have done 25 MPH on a good day, the ones with three-wheeler...

Morning Symphony: The Unholy Thrashing Of A Group A Subaru Legacy

When Group B racing got closed down at the end of the 1986 racing season, the Group A category became the next wildest category to watch. More cars were required for homologation and the mental power...