Category Archive: Japan

Encounter: つくばのマジックブルーFD

            Spotted this FD at Tsukuba as I was leaving one weekend.  I’d never seen it before – would have liked to get a closer look at it. … Continue reading

Close-Up: Evome Profile – SEYAMAX // ADMIX GTR

  Like the majority of people competing in time attack events in Japan, Takanori Seyama is the owner of a shop that deals with car sales and procurement.  Located on a quiet street… Continue reading

Feature: ネギ Shooting In Gunma – テクニカルオートワンズ

  Well, this post has been a long time coming!  Hard to believe it was about 8 months I ago that I made the trek out to Gunma to shoot Takahashi’s FD for… Continue reading

Close-Up: The Nagano Rush – Team Garage Mak Z33

  I wonder if it’s acceptable, in the off chance one falls victim to writer’s block, to type freely their thoughts?  I mean, this is a blog after all, and blogs are typically… Continue reading

Event: HKS Premium Day 2015 – Assault on Fuji

  There I found myself; laying on the ground, the unmistakably cold chill of the natural wooden planks pressed against my warm back, staring blankly at the clouds drifting lazily overhead.  I slowly… Continue reading

Close Up: ENDLESS E89 Z4 GT3 – The Final Act V.1

Have you ever had this strange urge, when opening a new book, to read the last paragraph before you actually start to read it?   I have. For whatever reason, I’ve always been… Continue reading

Wallpaper: Pro Shop Fukuoh Upshift – HKS Day 2015

  With another weekend trip to Japan under my belt this month, I’m finally back home for the night.  Yeah that’s right, for the night.  I have to wake up tomorrow and fly… Continue reading

One Shot: The Tsukuba Tunnel – R34 GTR

  The passageway to Tsukuba’s paddock has seen some things; I can only imagine.

Event: Super Battle Evome 2015 – Season Opener

  The automatic doors opened and a rush of chilled winter air, mixed with the morning’s new sunlight, hit my face as I reluctantly left the warm comfort of the conbini.  Surprised, as… Continue reading

Encounter: Overcast Chiba – Miyuki’s Work built EK9

  I mentioned last night on Instagram (@naritadogfight), that I got called out of state to work this weekend.  Well, that’s no surprise, but I had planned on using that time to put… Continue reading

One Shot: URAS JZX100 Chaser – TAS Spotlight

Tokyo Auto Salon has always been hit or miss for me.  I’ve attended for three years starting in 2009, but recently decided to stop going.  For me, my time is better spent fulfilling… Continue reading

Preview: Battle Evome 2015 – The Advent of Attack

  For 2015 we’ve teamed up with the organizers of Super Battle Evome as the main media outlet for the event.  This year has promise to be the biggest yet, as Evome has… Continue reading