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Most Bizarrely Awesome Swap Ever? 6.0L Powerstroke R32 Skyline Drift Car Engine Burning Tires!

When we saw this video posted by the guys at Clipping Point Video our eyes bugged out a little. Why? How could they not. An R32 Skyline, the car that lots of people in the USA crave to get their...

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Watch Bryce Menzies Jump A PRO 2 Truck 379.5ft – Incredible World Record!

We know that there have been some big scientific breakthroughs over the last year. Rockets taking off and landing vertically, the potential discovery of some sort of intergalactic communication, and...

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Watch Terry Barkley Suffer An Insane Wreck At SCSN Anarchy Under The Arch In St Louis – He Walked Away!

There are certain awesome things about a brand new, top level drag car but some of them are far less obvious than others. For starters there’s all the new technology, the big horsepower engine...

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Great video: A Profile On Grumpy Jenkins At The 1968 US Nationals – Brock Yates Hosted!

It was good to be Grumpy Jenkins in 1968. He had fully established himself on the scene as a killer in stock and super stock, he was at the helm of a growing business tuning said cars, and he was...

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Amazing Videos: Footage From The National Challenge ’72 -Garlits VS Wally!

It is one of the coolest drag racing tales of the last 50 years and we told you the whole story of “National Challenge ’72” the rogue drag race that Don Garlits dreamed up, Jim...

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See ALL Of BangShift.com’s Bonneville Speed Week 2016 Photo And Record Coverage Right Here

Update: We have so much coverage already, and it’s only day four of seven at Bonneville Speed Week 2016. To make it easier on you to find each and every photo, record announcement, record...

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Relive The 1975 NHRA US Nationals With The Wide World Of Sports Broadcast

The 1975 NHRA US Nationals were notable for a bunch of reasons as every iteration of the Labor Day weekend classic always is. Wally Booth set a pro stock record in his AMC at 8.75 seconds, Raymond...

More Swap Fun! This Sanitary Mustang Started Life As A Four Banger And Now Has Super Coupe Power

This is one of those cars that makes you smile and perhaps rub your chin a little bit at the same time. Why? It is an amazingly clean and sanitary Mustang that has been professionally built and cared...

Thornhill Dragway Launch Action: A Day At The Drags On A Very Cool Old Track

(Words and photos by Doug Gregory) – I am not sure why we shot most of the launches from behind the cars.  Maybe we’re more comfortable shooting in that position at this track.  It could...

Most Bizarrely Awesome Swap Ever? 6.0L Powerstroke R32 Skyline Drift Car Engine Burning Tires!

When we saw this video posted by the guys at Clipping Point Video our eyes bugged out a little. Why? How could they not. An R32 Skyline, the car that lots of people in the USA crave to get their...

Big Money Bracket Action: Wheels Up Fun At The Lucas Oil Mini-Million – GALOT Motorsports Park

(Photos by David Whealon) – It was big money and big fun at Galot Motorsports Park in North Carolina recently as the Lucas Oil Mini-Million took place, drawing some of the best sportsman drag...

This V6-powered Chevrolet S-10 Has Us Thinking Of 4.3-Based Projects!

When General Motors removed cylinders 3 and 6 from the small-block Chevrolet V8 and stuffed it into the new-for-1978 Chevrolet Malibu, performance was the last possible thing on their minds. The...

Rough Start: It Runs, It Drives, But Is This 1953 Buick A Good Project Start?

The problem that naturally occurs with the Rough Start finds is that in order to meet certain criteria (running, driving and basically functional), the general range for hunting gets limited to 1970...

Crazy Video: Watch A Nitro Funny Car Make A Half Track Burnout, Drive Back Up The Return Road And Make A Run! WOW!

(By Jason Mazzotta) – Saturday night match race shows may not be as prominent as they once were but this flashback to 1993 is the true definition of showmanship during a nitro match race....

Inline-six Falcon, or Lamborghini Huracan? We Know Which One We’d Take…

Look, if you can purchase a Lamborghini and it’s the one car that you always wanted, go for it. The Italian wedge can rock, it’s fast, it’s got the shape that stops ordinary people,...

Ride On The Shoulder Of The TCI 1967 Mustang Fastback As it Rips Around Auto Club Speedway

TCI’s been a name in the hot rodding world for years. Their chassis components have been top shelf since the day the company opened and they have helped tens of thousands of people build the...

Hot Rod Garage Gives Their Big-Block Plymouth Fury Wagon A Solid Wake-Up…And, Oh Yeah, Some Brakes, Too.

“America is all about speed. Hot, nasty, badass speed.” It might be the punchline to a comedy flick, but let’s face facts: we wouldn’t have a job if there wasn’t a...

Watch Big Chief Score A Round Win In The Crow Mod At PSCA Anarchy Under The Arch

This is the week that many in the world of drag racing for have been waiting to watch play out for a good long while. This is the week where Big Chief comes to the Big Show and brings his Pontiac...

Morning Symphony: The Howl Of A Viper GT3-R Tearing Around Monza

It’s almost a relief to know that FCA is going to kill off the Viper instead of softening up the supercar for the tastes of the drivers who complained that the car was too hard-core for them....

Watch Bryce Menzies Jump A PRO 2 Truck 379.5ft – Incredible World Record!

We know that there have been some big scientific breakthroughs over the last year. Rockets taking off and landing vertically, the potential discovery of some sort of intergalactic communication, and...