Category Archive: Apex Video, BangShift APEX, FUNNY STUFF, MISC, RACING & ACTION, Videos

Radioactive: This Collection of NASCAR Team Radio Communications From Atlanta Is Awesome

Any time we can get a window into the world of professional racing that we don’t typically get, we love it. In this case it is a video featuring radio communications from a bunch of the NASCAR...

Dyno video: Watch This Large Barge Of A 1970 Cadillac Eldorado Hit The Chassis Dyno And Groan

Things like the chassis dyno and the drag strip do not always give us the answers and numbers that we want but they also don’t really lie to us either. That can be painful at times but it is...

Heavy Hauling: Truck Racing From Thruxton in England

You know what we don’t see nearly enough of? Big rig racing on tracks. Sure, we’ve seen the drag races in Canada and many a rig hooked to a pulling sled, but when was the last time you...

Wintertime Boredom Is The Only Reason Why Someone Would Make A Paragliding Snowmobile!

For many people in the northern sections of the country, the cabin fever from the snow is a very real issue. Winter is in it’s late phase…just a few weeks left to go until Spring comes...

Watch This 1954 Kurtis 500S Go Ripping Around Goodwood In Classic Fashion

You don’t have to be a huge racing historian to know the name Kurtis and how it played in the world of automotive competition during the 20th century. Frank Kurtis was an innovator and a guy...

Nitro Fueled Beauty: This Cinematic Look At Phoenix Testing Is Drag Racing Video At Its Finest

There are drag racing films and then there are drag racing FILMS. This is the latter and it was made by Jake Simmons for CompetitonPlus.com. The footage all comes from the NHRA pre season test in...

Video: Here’s 7-Things About The Sport of Drag Racing You May Not Have Known!

It is impossible to know everything, right? I mean my kids seem to know everything and at the ripe old ages of 10 and 12, that makes sense. Me? I don’t know everything, not even on the topics...

Boss Level Video: Watch Tommy Johnson Jr Drive An Exploding Funny Car To A Round Win Like A Boss

What makes a good funny car driver? Solid reaction time? Getting the parachutes out on time? Keeping the car in the groove? All important but we think that the single most important attribute a funny...

Morning Symphony: Wheelstanding Truck Pulls

Watching a four-wheel-drive truck spool up and dig in on a truck pull is a wonderful sight. Watching a truck hunker down and start throwing dirt from all four corners makes me picture a pit bull...

Eight Minutes Of Epic: The Coolest Isle of Man TT Video We’ve Seen…Period.

The Isle of Man motorcycle trials are less a race and more a test of human skill and sheer balls. Since 1907 motorcycle races have been held on the tiny island and for decades, this Isle of Man event...

Mow Your Own Lawn: These Garden Pulling Lawn Tractors Are Too Cool!

If there is one thing that I’m actually looking forward to with the metric tons of rain that is falling at BangShift Mid-West right now, it’s lawn care season. There is little more I love...

The March To $50,000 – This Video Shows Alex Laughlin’s Dominating Lights Out 10 Performance End To End

It was the biggest weekend of Alex Laughlin’s drag racing career. It was the most profitable single day of his life. It was also a win that many in the radial vs the world universe did not...

The Grasshopper: This Petrolicious Look At A 1962 AC Bristol And Its interesting Owner Is Cool

If there is one thing that I have learned over the years here at BangShift and everywhere else in the automotive world it’s that every car and every person has their own story. In this case we...

Lights Out 10 Coverage: The x275 Class Provided One Heck Of A Show As Well, Here’s Every Elimination Run!

While the Radial vs The World category dominates headlines during the Lights Out 10 weekend, the x275 category is not too far behind it with drama and action on the track. The cars are running on a...