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This Willys Coupe Was Bought New And Kept In The Family. This Survivor Is Now Fully Restored And Awesome

When we first heard about the guys at MetalWorks restoring Sheridan Hales one owner Willys Coupe, we knew we had to check it out. And man were we glad we did. The history of the car is awesome, and...

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We’ve Got Drag Racing Photos From The Throwdown In T-Town! Tulsa Was Packed With Social Distanced Cars And Fans!

Social distancing was in full effect at Tulsa Raceway Park for the Throwdown in T-Town, but that didn’t stop tons of rad race cars from showing up and putting on a show for the mandated limited...

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LIVE Streaming Drag Racing! Watch Mid West Pro Mods, Funny Cars, Dragsters, Big Tire & More From The Lonestar Nationals Pay Per View!

Drag Racing is finally getting rolling again! While we are not allowed to have spectators at the drag races here in Texas yet, we are excited to be able to be a part of the Lonestar Nationals Pay Per...

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Recall Warning: Harbor Freight 3-Ton And 6-Ton Jackstands

Of all of the ways I could potentially come to harm doing what I love, the scenario of being trapped between the earth and at least three thousand pounds of automobile might scare me even worse than...

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CLOCKS ON! Murder Nova Runs 4.0 At Throwdown In T-Town

The Street Outlaws guys are often super secretive about what their cars actually run, since they are always trying to hustle a race, but not this weekend in Tulsa! Both Murder Nova and Daddy Dave...

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Sign Up To Win Your Dream Car! Bandit T/A, Bronco, Mach 1, Corvettes, Hellcat, Shelbys, And More!

There is nobody like the Dream Giveaway crew. These folks put awesome hot rods, customs, trucks, street machines, and more in the hands of grateful hot rodders while supporting awesome charities at...

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2010 Houston Autorama Show Gallery – Part 1

The 2010 Houston Autorama went down last weekend and Charles Wickam was there to snap more than 600 photos of the humongous affair. There are so many photos from the Houston Autorama that we’re...

Video: Wescott Runs 8.221 @ 162.72 at the National Open in Valdosta in his Super Stock Hemi

Wayne Jesel of Jesel Valvetrain Innovation just sent us video of Charlie Westcott Jr. running 8.221 at 162.72 miles an hour during the Division 2 National Open this past week in his Warfish...

Win $500 in the Ridetech T-Shirt Design Contest

Wanna win $500 and be able to say “I designed that shirt”? Well then get off your ass and go to the Ridetech T-Shirt Design Contest page below. They are looking for cool new shirt designs...

Funny Video: A Russian Dump Truck Clip With a Surprise Ending

After watching this video, we’re sure that comments involving Russian’s seemingly unquenchable thirst for vodka will follow. We looked at the video and nearly shut it off before the big...

eBay Find: A 1964 Riviera That Proves Sometimes Too Much is Too Much

This 1964 Buick Riviera has a lot of awesome parts and pieces, in fact it may have too many awesome parts and pieces. The stance is pretty mean, the RideTech suspension is sweet, the 409, yeah 409,...

Historic Drag Video: Incredible Footage From the 1964 NHRA Winternationals

There is cool old drag racing footage and then there is stuff like this video. If you dig old drag racing stuff, this video is all-time. Back in the early 1960s NHRA National Events were not held 20...

Video: World’s Fastest Ridetech Street Challenge Suspension Install 3 hours 6 minutes

Here at BangShift.com we’ve installed our fare share of Ridetech Suspension systems, and have 200,000 miles of driving Ridetech equipped vehicles of our own and others. But when we heard about...

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Epic Photo Collection: Jungle Jim Liberman and Jungle Pam Hardy in all Their Glory

Funny Cars have been the drag racing petri dish of choice for introducing big personalities into the sport. We’d argue that none before or since have been as big as “Jungle” Jim...

Project Car Spotlight: Bringing a 1967 Olds 442 Back to Life

“Hemi Joel” Nystrom is no stranger to the pages of BangShift.com. We shared his story of building a F.A.S.T Hemi GTX for drag race warfare, we showed you video of him drag racing, yes,...

Rhode Island Man Buys Hot Rod Back After 45 Years Apart

A Rhode Island man who sold his hard wrenched 1939 Ford hot rod nearly a half century ago managed to find the car and buy it back. Hell, he’s probably thrashing on it as you read this! As a man...

Insane Wreck Video: The First Doorslammer Blow Over We Have Ever Seen

Mention the term “blow over” to any drag racing fan and visions of Top Fuel dragsters flying through the air upside down fill their heads. After watching this video, that vision may be...

The Parting Shift: Coolest Gasser Video Freaking Ever Edition

After watching this video 10-20 times and still loving every second of it, we’re not sure if we’ll ever be able to find anything as good for our weekly Parting Shift blog item. In this...

Video of the Week: The Crappiest Drag Strip on Earth

We have to thank, or blame, our chassis builder pal Jon Sandahl for shooting us a link to the video below. It was apparently shot at a place calling itself a drag strip somewhere in the Caribbean....

Dump-Truck Wheelie Fail

Let’s say you’re a dump truck driver. Let’s say you’re in a hurry. Let’s say you forget that the dump body is up and you’re on the highway. Let’s say you...