Site News: NDF Winter Cafe Returns for 2014

  I am very happy (and excited), to announce that we will be returning to Umihotaru PA this November for another gathering of friends and car lovers.  Just like last year, we’ve made… Continue reading

Feature: Utilitas Special – Ikegaya-san’s DR30

  Aficionado; probably the most appropriate term when trying to describe Ikegaya-san.   Referring to of course his passion of the DR30 and Landcruiser; two extremely different automobiles that, somehow or another, are… Continue reading

Event: Final Bout 2014

  It’s safe to say, especially now that it has passed, that Final Bout was one of, if not, the most anticipated event stateside of 2014; not only because of who was attending,… Continue reading

Encounter: Super Now 997 GT3 RS

    Super Now; an eccentric parts company located in Saitama that focuses mainly on the RX7 and rotary components, but dabbles in many other platforms.  To the average enthusiast, probably not the… Continue reading

Encounter: トトまるエボ – The Push For 57

    “Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love,… Continue reading

Encounter: Hot August Nights – NDF x SPE-200RSPL

  This past weekend marked the start of Round 6 of the Redline Time Attack season, and as it ends it will leave just 2 more rounds until the series final.  As I’m… Continue reading

Locale: Unlimited Works’ Kazuhiro Sato – Evolution’s Tailor

        If by chance you found yourself driving on the Hachioji Highway in Kitamachi, West Yokohama, there’s a possibility that you may catch sight of a bright red building in… Continue reading

Locale: Misato Quick Stop – Zest Racing

  It seems like such a long time ago, although it was only a few months, that Sekinei and I made the quick drive up to the Misato area to visit Zest Racing. … Continue reading

Encounter: いぢりさんの白い友人

    Sekinei stopped by Daikoku this past weekend for the first time in quite awhile.  It just so happens that Idjiri-san and his friend ‘Sardony’ had cruised through as well.  I’ve posted… Continue reading

Event: Wekfest San Jose 2014 – V.3

    Figured I’d wrap up some more shots of Wekfest before I head to the shop and figure out why my car isn’t starting.  I really liked the look of this NSX… Continue reading

Event: Wekfest San Jose 2014 – V.2

    Making my way around the hall of the San Jose convention center, there was a lot of different builds that caught my eye.  I really liked the consistency of this Spoon… Continue reading

Event: Wekfest San Jose 2014 – V.1

  This picture is exactly how my desk looks right now as I’m typing this. Random, I know, but this was actually taken last Saturday morning, back at home after I missed my… Continue reading