28 March

Drag Racing at Qualcomm – Race Legal

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Drag Racing at Qualcomm – Race Legal

Friday Night Lights What better way to test out your car and all your hard earned modifications then at the drag strip. Almost every Friday during Summer RaceLegal is hosting drag racing at Qualcomm Stadium usually starting around 6:30ish till past midnight. Qualcomm Stadium is located at 9449 Friars Rd, San Diego, CA 92108. Check […]

18 February

Illest Slammed Sundays

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Illest Slammed Sundays

Once a month the boutique clothing store Illest hosts an event for everyone to get together, show their cars, and have a good time. Having gone to our first Illest Slammed Sundays event back in late 2013, we were anxious to get back to document the event. Unfortunately Illest canceled the January meet due to […]

16 February

Do It Yourself Oil Change for $110

Do It Yourself Oil Change for $110

I know what you’re thinking, “What, $110 for a do it yourself oil change? You’re crazy!” let me explain why it was worth every penny. The car we were working on had an oil capacity of 6.4 quarts (Toyota Venza), which is bit more than the average car carries (5 quarts). The oil we used […]

14 February

Quest For The HR 350z

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Quest For The HR 350z

We have long been looking for the right 07-08 HR 350Z to modify, turns out they are rather hard to find and usually over priced. Envisioning the right HR 350Z however comes quite easily, it would be black with a proper 6 speed manual gearbox and it would have relatively low miles reflecting that the […]

5 February

A Visit To Parts Shop MAX

A Visit To Parts Shop MAX

If there is a suspension heaven, Parts Shop MAX is it. I took a visit today to their USA headquarters located in Escondido California and it was nothing short of kick ass. Parts Shop MAX specializes in Nissan, Toyota, Mazda, Subaru and Hyundai suspension components tailored to drifting and performance motorsports. As I pulled into […]

4 February

Formula Drift Tickets Arrived

Formula Drift Tickets Arrived

With much anticipation we waited for our Formula Drift 2014 tickets to arrive. We’ll be there for the sneak peek and opening day on the streets of Long Beach documenting all the drifting madness. Dates and times are as follows: Sneak Peak on April 4th, Friday 12-5pm. Main Event on April 5th, Saturday 10a-6pm.

2 February

Golden RB26DETT – Modified Engine

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Golden RB26DETT – Modified Engine

There’s something about the RB26dett that elicits shock and awe. It might be because it was never produced in the states. It might be because it has six individual throttle bodies instead of one coupled with a pair of snail chargers. It might be because you can boost the hell out of the stock block. […]

1 February

Nissan IDx Nismo Concept

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Nissan IDx Nismo Concept

Nissan is rebooting the long loved Datsun 510 in the form of the Nissan IDx Concept. I had the pleasure of seeing it in person and it was quite striking, particularly the Nismo version. Take a look for yourself. The Nissan IDx Nismo Concept has a more aggressive front facia, headlight fixture, and the chrome […]

4 January

Cars and Coffee Irvine 1-4-14

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Cars and Coffee Irvine 1-4-14

What better way to start the new year then visiting Cars and Coffee Irvine for the first time. The first Saturday of 2014 was as exciting as being a ten year old on Christmas morning. We had been planning our trip for 2 weeks and the night before I could hardly sleep, waking through the […]