Hennessey Mammoth 1000 TRX 2022 review

This is the Hennessey Mammoth 1000 TRX. ‘Mammoth’ because, well, it’s a big hairy beast, ‘1000’ because it has 1000bhp and near-as-dammit 1000lb ft of torque, and ‘TRX’ (T-Rex, geddit?) because it’s based on Dodge’s hottest Hellcat -powered Ram TRX 1500 pickup. As an evo Reader, you’ll know the Hennessey name from more than three … Read more

BangShift.com HAGAN AND B. FORCE SECURE NO. 1 POSITIONS AT LUCAS OIL NHRA NATIONALS IN BRAINERD – Full Qualifying Results

Brittany Force Top Fuel No. 1 Qualifier Monster Energy / Flav-R-Pac Chevrolet Top Fuel Dragster 3.685 seconds, 333.49 mph NOTE: Top Fuel points leader Brittany Force extended her lead when she claimed her sixth No. 1 qualifier position of the season on Saturday at the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals when her 3.685-second pass at 333.49 … Read more

2022 Porsche 911 GT3 RS revealed with motorsport-inspired aero and 517bhp

This is it, then, the new 992-generation 911 GT3 RS. It’s the most track-focused series-production 911 yet, the latest RS member joining a family that traces its iconic roots back to the 1973 2.7 Carrera RS to today’s brilliant GT4 RS. In this new 911 GT3 RS Porsche has pushed the limits of what it … Read more

BangShift.com NHRA NEWS: 2022 NHRA CAMPING WORLD DRAG RACING SERIES FRIDAY RESULTS FROM TOPEKA

TOPEKA, Kan. (Aug. 12, 2022) – Top Fuel standout Mike Salinas closed out Friday at Heartland Motorsports Park with the top run of the night, racing to the provisional No. 1 spot at the 33rd annual Menards NHRA Nationals presented by PetArmor. Bob Tasca III (Funny Car), Greg Anderson (Pro Stock) and Joey Gladstone (Pro … Read more

Mercedes-AMG One hypercar enters production in the UK

After over half a decade of intensive development, the Mercedes-AMG One is now officially in production. AMG has partnered with Canadian outfit Multimatic in the setup of a small production facility in Coventry, where all 275 units will be assembled. The One’s F1-derived powertrains will come from down the road at Mercedes F1’s Brixworth-based engine … Read more

First customer Rimac Nevera delivered to F1 World Champion Nico Rosberg

Just a month after the first production-spec never rolled off Rimac’s new production line in Zagreb, Croatia, the first customer car has now been collected by its owner, 2016 Formula One World Champion Nico Rosberg. A contrast to the Callisto Green car revealed earlier this year, Rosberg opted for a more stealthy spec for car … Read more

Mercedes-AMG A35 2022 review – has the AMG beaten the Golf R at its own game?

The Mercedes-AMG A35 is AMG’s mid-range hot hatchback, one that sits underneath the rabid A45 S, rivaling similarly powered 300bhp-ish rivals such as the Volkswagen Golf R, Audi S3 and BMW M135i. It’s been around for a while now, and while the A45 S continues to hog much of the limelight with its 415bhp power … Read more

BangShift.com BangShift Project Power Laggin’ Update: Swapping A Magnum 360 Into Our Old Rig!

Welcome back to our coverage of Project Power Laggin’! Follow along as we take a tired 1979 Dodge W150 Power Wagon we found in Central Maine and transform it from a derelict roadside attraction to a dependable, powerful weekend workhorse that lives up to it’s given name! In this installment, we swap the ailing LA … Read more

2022 FL5 Honda Civic Type R – will it be the best hot hatchback ever?

Honda’s drip-feed about its new FL5 Civic Type R might be testing our patience, but after spending some time with one in the flesh, more of its secrets are being revealed. The new FL5 is based on the 11th generation Civic, but follows a similar technical recipe to the previous FK8 in combining a turbocharged … Read more