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Category Archive: RACING & ACTION, Videos

Unhinged: The Beaten Horse Project Concept

The first time I saw the 1973 Mercury Comet GT, it was bright red with blacked-out trim. And that was the last time I saw it with any sort of red showing whatsoever. I’ve referenced this...

The “WTF?!” Files: A Violent Mud-Bogging Camaro/HMMWV Hybrid

Chopped-up first-gen Camaro, check. LS swap, check. Mud tires on a Camaro trar that has the words “The Honky Donk” across the spoiler, check. Cue up the hate mail, today’s the day....

This Turbocharged LS-Swapped Motorhome Rules – Plus Wild Footage From Cruisin’ Ocean City

Here’s one that should hit most BangShifters right between the eyes! This video captures a bunch of the action at the yearly cluster of horsepower known as Cruising Ocean City. This Maryland...

Look Back: This Review Of The 1982 Corvette Is A Study In The Overall Evolution Of The Nameplate

As the world continues to live in the grip of C8 fever, we figured it would be a good time to take a peek back into the annals of Corvette history and see what we could find. One of the more...

Watch A Warmed Up Scooter Destroy A Lamborghini In A Drag Race Somewhere In Asia

As we have told you many times, drag racing is the same but vastly different all across the world. The point of the exercise is the same, to get to the end of the track first. The means of conveyance...

Historical Craziness: The 1989 NHRA California Nationals At Sears Point Was Mental

This seems like one of those events that everyone is thankful for to be over when it ends. Been there, done that and it is not fun. The 1989 NHRA California Nationals were filled with crazy runs,...

Video Proof As To Why The 1990s Were The Peak Of Coolness For Blown Door Slammer Drag Racing

Some of you are rolling your eyes at the mere prospect of my claim that the 1990s were the peak of door slammer drag racing coolness. With everything going on today regarding pro mods in the 5s,...

For Love and Money: This 1970 Formula 5000 Film Is Epic – Donohue, Hobbs, Follmer, More!

Now THIS is awesome. You are about to watch a short film called “For Love and Money. Made by the L&M Tobacco company in 1970, it provides an amazing look into the world of Formula 5000...

Progress Made, Record Set: Don Garlits Runs 189mph In His Electric Dragster – Video and Photos Here

(Photos by Benoit Pigeon) – While Don Garlits isn’t quite to his ultimate goal os 200mphin the quarter mile at the wheel of his electric dragster, he’s making progress! Last...

The Finals: Here’s The Four Final Round Runs From The 2019 Dodge NHRA Mile-High Nationals

The NHRA Western Swing is finally ON! Officially it started last Friday with the opening passes at the 2019 Dodge NHRA Mile High Nationals and it continues this weekend in Sonoma, California with the...

Flipped Off: A Double Backflip During Formula Offroad Competition!

Haukur Vidar Einarsson competes in Formula Offroad over in Iceland. Simple enough…the man is borderline insane, has no self-preservation function and is hell-bent on making a paddle-tired,...

Top Gun Maverick Is Coming Soon! Here’s The First Trailer For This Iconic Sequel

When Top Gun came out in May of 1986 it received mixed reviews but quickly became an absolute blockbuster hit that has become as iconic as any American action film out there. With a budget of $15...

Morning Symphony: Air-Cooled Burnouts At The European Bug-In

When writing the other day, I made mention of a car I’ve been giving thought towards lately: a Karmann Ghia done up like a Porsche 356 outlaw (specifically, this Porsche from the movie King...

Vintage 1960s Drag Racing Video: Killer Footage Cool Cars, and Even Some Turbonique Action!

It has been a while since I combed YouTube for some vintage 1960s drag racing video. My search the other day garnered the awesomeness below which features footage from places like Dover, Lebanon...