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Top Fuel Harley Davidson Action Photos: The Most Insane Bikes In Drag Racing Attack Gainesville Raceway!

(Photos by David Whealon) – If there is one class that represents the blatant insanity of drag racing, it is the Mickey Thompson Top Fuel Harley-Davidson division. These are V-twin bikes that...

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This 1968 C10 Crew Cab Pickup Is Like A Wet Dream Come True! If Only Chevrolet Had Built Them This Way

There are a few companies around the country that build crew cab trucks from older GM and Fords that never actually came that way from the factory, and every time I see one I just drool. Even if the...

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The 10th St. Patrick’s Classic Bracket Race Is LIVE Right Here!!!

Bracket racing season is in full swing and big money has already been paid out at events all across the country in the past couple of weeks. This weekend the 10th Annual St. Patrick’s Classic...

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CLICK HERE To Watch The Mid-West Pro Mod Association Pro Mod Madness Event From Texas!

It is GO TIME for the 2019 Summit Racing Equipment Mid-West Pro Mod Series and they are kicking it off in fine fashion at the Texas Motorplex outside of Dallas. The name of the first event is Pro Mod...

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CLICK HERE To Watch The K&N Southwest Showdown From Tucson – Big Money Bracket Racing

One half of our BangShift LIVE double header this weekend is streaming coverage from the 3rd annual K&N Southwest Showdown at Tucson Dragway. This event brings out the best bracket racers on the...

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Those Vintage Training Films? They All Came From One Guy, and His Story is Awesome

  If you’ve been following BangShift for a while, you know we love to find those great promotional films from the 1930s through the 1950s. Sharp-eyed readers will notice that at the...

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Video: The History of the Hemi Under Glass

The famed Hurst Hemi Under Glass Barracuda, driven by Bob Riggle, has been an icon in the sport of drag racing for decades. We found video of Riggle as his illustrious career behind the wheel was...

2010 SEMA Show Car Preview

The Sema Show is not only the premier spot for the latest and greatest parts from the automotive aftermarket, it’s also THE place to see the years baddest show cars. And amazing number of...

Aeromotive’s new Twin Turbo Mustang runs 6.89 at 204 on first pass

The Aeromotive, RoushYates, 2010 Mustang Pro Mod car is on track for it’s first weekend of competition on The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. And while the much anticipated RoushYates 500...

Video: Hanging with Paul Romine and the Man o War Funny Car Crew at the California Hot Rod Reunion

Along with sponsoring our live broadcast of the 2010 California Hot Rod Reunion, Aeromotive Fuel Systems also helped three time IHRA Top Fuel Champion Paul Romine and the Man O War Nostalgia Funny...

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Video Burnoutapalooza! ! ! ! ! ! ! Have the Aussies perfected the Burnout?

Burnouts rule. Let’s face it, if you are into cars, you like tire smoke. Granted, some of us enjoy blazing the tires more than others, but nothing stirs a crowd of car lovers up more than the...

SEMA Sneak Peek: Ford brings Mustangs…and More

Ford Motor Company is planning on making a big splash at the 2010 SEMA Show in Las Vegas November 2-5th by piling up a diverse line-up of Mustangs. Fords pony car is no stranger to the SEMA Show...

Cool Promo Video: Jon Lundberg Introduces Project 1320

Project 1320 is a bold effort to record the entire history of the sport of drag racing in serial documentary form, like Ken Burn’s Jazz or Baseball works. The work is being backed and supported...

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Action Sequence of a Dragster Crashing and a Camera Getting Creamed

Every time we go to a big race at Famoso Raceway in Bakersfield we remember to check the blog page of Mark Rebilas a few days later. The guy is an amazing photographer and always comes home with...

Nelson Racing unveils 2000 Horsepower Twin Turbo Supercar #004

If 572 cubic inches of twin-turbo Big Block Chevrolet making 2000 horsepower doesn’t excite you, you should be checked for a pulse. And if having all that power stuffed into a sinister black...

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The Nitrous Express Duramax Diesel Mustang Goes 205 at the Texas Mile!

The Hot Rod Magazine Drag Week class winning, Nitrous Express DuraMax Diesel powered SN95 Mustang ran 205 miles per hour this past weekend at the Texas Mile Land Speed Event to become the National...

SEMA Sneak Peek Video of GM’s SEMA 2010 Display Vehicles

GM has let us have a sneak peek at some of the cars and trucks debuting at SEMA 2010 in Las Vegas next week, and lucky for us it’s on video. BangShift.com will be at SEMA all week to bring you...

Detroit Speed Open House this Weekend: Plus their Chevy II Test Car Video

If you are going to be in the Charlotte, North Carolina, area this weekend, you are going to want to keep your Friday night open for the Detroit Speed Open House and BBQ. Just a hop, skip, and a jump...

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eBay Find: A Real Deal Steel 1948 Austin Gasser

If you’re in the market for a gasser project, we’ve found the perfect starting place for you. This 1948 Austin is a legit gasser built in the 1960s by a group of buddies in California and...

The Antique Automobile Club of America Museum

Joe Grippo’s photo galleries from Hershey, Pennsylvania, have covered every facet of the automotive hobby, and we are blown away by the shear number of cars that were on hand at the famed...