Category Archive: 1320 Drag News, 1320 Videos, BangShift 1320, BangShift News, HISTORIC, MISC, RACING & ACTION, Videos

A Window Into History: This Video From 1966 At New England Dragway Shows Off Two Infamous Funny Cars

This is a cool video for a bunch of reasons. The first  is that it was shot at New England Dragway at one of the first “big” events they had at the facility during the short opening...

When You Build A Van With Armored Wheel Wells And 500 Horsepower It Must Be A Burnout Machine

I love wagons, vans, and Suburbans, and since I’m such a square body fan I just can’t not like this awesome tire-smoking machine right here. When I first saw it at Holley’s LSFest...

Brazilian Bullet: Watch This Interesting Small Block Challenger Hit The Strip In Its Home Country

Now this is cool! We show you lots of drag racing videos from places like Brazil and Argentina because we love highlighting their scene and they also have loads of awesome cars that are different...

Boomski: This Video Compilation Of Violent Nitrous Backfires Is Pretty Wild

Nitrous Oxide has been enhancing the horsepower of piston engines for decades now and by and large it does an awesome job. When we watch pro mods with huge engines snorting the stuff to win races and...

Drag Racing ’89: Watch This Diamond P Classic That Looks Back At An Awesome NHRA Season

Back in the late 1980s things were pretty awesome in drag racing. The old guard of drivers were still very much in control of the professional classes but there were youngsters starting to make their...

Fun At The Strip: A Cummins Powered Ram Takes On A Lamborghini Huracan For Grudge Racing Fun

Now this is drag racing fun as it should be! You are going to see a Cummins powered Ram taking on a Lamborghini Huracan for grudge racing fun at Kil-Kare Raceway in Ohio. Lavon Miller of Firepunk...

Holding Up? These Guys Stick A 180,000 Mile 1989 Shelby CSX On The Dyno To Check Its Power Levels

As things age they tend to slow down, right? Athletes lose a step of performance, cars give up some of their horsepower through wear, and things just generally soften up. But do thy always? These...

Drag Strip Time Travel: This Late 1960s Footage From New England Dragway Is Spectacular

Next weekend, the NHRA Camping World Drag Racing series rolls back into New England Dragway in Epping, New Hampshire for the TascaParts.com NHRA New England Nationals presented by Bandero Premium...

Retro-Dress: This Modern Version Of The Lancia Stratos May Be The Coolest Ferrari Ever

The Lancia Stratos is known as one of the most amazing and awesome rally cars of all time. It’s wedge shape, screaming engine, and brutal performance were hallmarks of a car that was really...

Quick and Weird: The 1992 VW Passat GLX Got A VR6 Engine But Kept The Awkward Looks

We always talk about the early 1990s as the time that muscle started to arrive back into the product lines of American car companies. It’s important to recognize that it was not just the...

Ride Along In An Awesome 1964 Galaxie As It Gets Hammered Around A High Speed Autocross

While the Ford Galaxie of the early 1960s may not strike modern hot rodders as the most sensible rig to convert into a pro touring style car, one has to remember the success the Galaxie had in NASCAR...

If A Buick And A Ford Had A Baby, It Would Look This Ugly Right Here. Wow, And WOW! A Face Only A Mother Could Love.

This thing looks like it caught on fire and they put it out with a rake. I mean it is hideous. And yet there is something about it that everyone will love. Why? Because it is so ugly, on purpose, and...

Small Block Wonder: Watch This Supercharged Traditional Small Block Make 1,600hp and 2,000 Lb-Ft of Torque On The Hub Dyno

In the world of 2021, we get to basically decide on a whim how much horsepower we want and how we want to make it. Turbocharged inline six engines making enough steam to run 6-second quarter mile...

Aussie Devils: Watch These To R32 Nissan Skyline GT-Rs Rip Off Six-Second Quarter Mile Times Like Nothing

This is about as wild as it gets in our book. You are going to watch two Australian R32 Nissan Skyline GT-Rs rip off six second quarter mile times like it ain’t no thing. They are using...