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QuarantinePiece Theater: The Wonderful World Of Wheels Hits Every Aspect Of 1960s Gearhead Life!

Few films we have ever seen capture such a wide swath of 1960s geared America as this one does. “The Wonderful World of Wheels” was made by “Pete” Petersen’s production...

QuarantinePiece Theater: The Entire 1971 Watkins Glen Can-Am Race Broadcast – Awesome Cars, Racing, and People!

It is Friday. It isn’t but in Quarantine-ville it is Friday afternoon. Let’s be honest with each other. You don’t want to be at the home office any more. Leaving isn’t an...

We Are Replaying The Throwdown In T-Town, Featuring Mid West Pro Mods, Starting Again Monday At 7:45 AM Central Time!

We’ve been bringing you encore presentations of some of our favorite BANGshift.com live streaming video events, and the Throwdown in T-Town fits that bill for sure. With Pro Mods, Pro Street,...

Watch Our Encore Presentation Of The US131 Northern Nationals. Nitro Nostalgia Top Fuel, Funny Cars, And More!

Ready for some NITRO!!!!????? So are we! So based on that need, the need for tear inducing, nose running, oh so sweet and nice nitromethane powered machines, we are bringing you an encore...

Project Isolation Restoration: Bringing A Cool Old Engine Back To Life For The Fun Of It – Part 1

Idle hands are the devil’s playthings, right? After spending more than couple weeks home from the world of motorsports, it was time to put my money where my mouth was. Hell, I’ve been...

QuarantinePiece Theater: Big Numbers – A Half Hour of Historic Drag Racing Perfection

Today on QuarantinePiece Theater we are taking you back in time and showing you one of the coolest drag racing films ever made, “Big Numbers”. All the usual suspects are accounted for and...

Dragsters, Door Cars, And More! Our Spring Fling Million LIVE Stream Rebroadcast Is Right Here.

We know you are jonesing for some live drag racing, and we’re doing our best to make sure you get a taste even if the Coronavirus has us all on lock down. We should be at the Spring Fling...

Sir Stirling Moss Has Died At Age 90 – One Of The Greatest And Most Versatile Drivers In Racing History

We should all be so lucky as to live 90 years as the legendary Sir Stirling Moss did. One of the greatest race drivers who ever lived, he won more than 200 races in a career that was brought to an...

Insane Video: Watch A Container Ship Wipe Out A Gantry Crane And More At A South Korean Port

The good news is that your bad day ain’t got nothing on this one. In some of the most stunning video we have seen in a while, you are about to see a massive container ship take out a large by...

Watch Our FREE LIVE Streaming Video From Last Year’s Southwest Showdown

Since there is no real live racing happening almost anywhere, we are bringing you replays of events we loved in 2019! This weekend we’ll be showing you the Southwest Showdown, from Tucson...

Pros vs Joes: Watch NHRA Professional Racers Take On The Best Sportsman Drag Racers In The World In A Practice Tree Battle!

Practice tree “races” have been a thing in drag racing for a very long time. Normally they are a great reason for drag racers to gather in the winter or anytime in the off-season and ply...

Quarantine Piece Theater: 1960’s Drag Racing Film Is The Coolest! Indy, Pomona, Bee Line

Kalitta vs Garlits at the US Nationals, Ohio Geoge Montgomery vs Stone, Woods, and Cook, coverage of loads of class eliminations, the biggest races of the year in 1964 and early 1965 covered in...

No Blower, No Problem: The 475hp 2020 SRT Durango Is An All-Wheel-Drive Family Truckster And Entertainment Center

A few short weeks ago I told you about the fun I had spending a week with a 2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk. It’s the big daddy of high performance SUVs in the world today and it’s...

QuarantinePiece Theater: BURNOUT – This 1979 Drag Racing Movie Is So Awful It Rules

I have to sincerely thank champion NHRA top alcohol dragster crew chief Adam Rhodes for the tip to a movie that I had never heard of let alone seen. The name of the movie is Burnout and it was...