Chris Berke

I am the founder and editor of Short Shift. My obsession with wanting to drive every car ever made me build a website so I could share my experiences with the world. I love cars, traveling, and my cats, Henry and Winston.

The 2019 Short Shift Gift Guide

It only comes but once a year!
Ford v Ferrari pic 1

Played! Ford v Ferrari

An unexpected victory.
C8 Corvette Configurator Chris

How We Would Configure Our C8 Corvette

It's fun to dream!
Cars & Coffee of Siouxland - September 2019-17

Cars & Coffee of Siouxland – September 2019

A fitting end to the 2019 season...or is it?
Spotted - Volvo 1800S - Short Shift-4

Spotted! Volvo 1800S

The S stands for "Sverige".
2019 BMW X7 xDrive40i - Short Shift-2

Driven! 2019 BMW X7 xDrive40i

Does your car have a crystal shift knob?
Cars and Coffee of Siouxland - July 2019-7

Cars & Coffee of Siouxland – July 2019

Hot weather, hotter cars.
2020 BMW M340i - Short Shift-1

Driven! 2020 BMW M340i

The 7th Generation 3-Series is the second best looking, and the first best to drive.
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Cars & Coffee of Siouxland – June 2019

Hot coffee, cool cars.
Ford v Ferrari Movie Poster - FOX

Played! Ford v Ferrari Trailer

A tale as old as time.
2020 Toyota Supra NAIAS 2019 - Short Shift-7

The Argument for Joint Automotive Ventures

We should all be grateful!
2019 Ford GT Wallpaper - Short Shift

Wallpaper! 2019 Ford GT

A 2019 Ford GT for your desktop.
2019 Ford GT Sioux Falls - Short Shift-11

Shoots! The First 2019 Ford GT In Sioux Falls

A 647 Horsepower Twin-Turbo Rocket Ship
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Mobile Wallpaper! Tesla Model 3

A Tesla Model 3 for your smartphone.
Tesla Model 3 Desktop Wallpaper - Luke Arens

Wallpaper! Tesla Model 3

A Tesla Model 3 for your desktop background.

Driven! Tesla Model 3

Simply electric.