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

One Shot: こみぃ♪ EK – ガレージWORK Go Go ~

  Hope to see this in Direzza Challenge again!  Look for a more in depth article on this EK soon.

Locale: ADVANCE Hello’s and Harajuku Strolls

  Awhile ago, I had messaged my friend Masahiro that I was in the area and if he was at the ADVANCE, I would stop by to say hello.  Fortunately he was there,… Continue reading

Feature: かずや様 SPL – The Spirit Of Attack

    Over the past three years, I’ve had the privilege of visiting, and becoming friends with, many tuning shops in Japan – and that’s not something I take for granted at all. … Continue reading

Feature: Nagano’s Battleship – Amemiya’s War Ready S15

    No stranger to magazine interiors, Hiroshi Amemiya’s S15 has been the center of attention for many publications throughout the past year or so including Super Street, Hyper Rev, Option2 (twice!).  In… Continue reading

Encounter: トトまるのCP9A – ピンクパワー

    You may or may not remember me mentioning a little bit about Mitsuyoshi’s super pink Evo in the post I wrote awhile back about his conquest in the CT9A; if not,… Continue reading

Close Up: The Carbon Approach – Kunihiko’s AutoBahn JZZ30

  No, your eyes do not deceive you; this is the same Soarer that was coated in a bright white just last year.  This season though, the white panels have been shed in… Continue reading

Encounter: The Rebirth of Simplicity – Hannita’s Revived NSX

      With the passing of Rev Speed earlier in the month, we can formally mark the onset of attack season in Japan; and without a doubt, no other group of privateers… Continue reading

Encounter: Super Speed – Seki Motor Sports S13

For a good sixteen years now, the Miyagawa brothers have been designing body panels for a wide variety of cars under the Garage Mak name.  Creative to say the least, they are able… Continue reading

One Shot: Winter Evenings at Advance

Masahiro-san invited me to stop by Advance the other evening to check out a customer’s NSX that was coming all the way from Shizuoka to get, among other things, a new differential installed. … Continue reading