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

Event: VTEC Club 2015 Round 1 – SOW Gallery

  “If you build it, they will come.” While I wouldn’t necessarily call Streets of Willow a “Field of Dreams”, I will admit that Kevin Costner’s iconic line applies well in this situation. … 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: The HKS GT1000+ – The Final Act V.2

    The poster child of HKS Premium Day; the GT1000+.  An enormously high powered R35 that was built for the sole purpose of achieving the fastest lap possible.  The build, which will… 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