Tag Archive: Volk

Encounter: ByKazu-Satou AE86

Fuji’s drift course typically has a wide variety of course at any given event.  On this day though, this particular 86 caught my eye.  There are a few things about it that appeal… Continue reading

Encounter: 一般ER34 Image To Real – an editorial

  一般. Pronounced ‘Ippan'; meaning ‘ordinary’, or ‘usual’.  A word I would never use to describe the car you’re about to see, but strange enough, one that the owner would.  This post may… Continue reading

Feature: 贅沢ファイター – Adam Mao’s 2JZ Aristo

A few weeks ago I had the pleasure of meeting Adam Mao; the owner of the GS300 you see here.  Adam, a very easy going and very talented young guy, was nice enough… Continue reading

Encounter: 牛島慎太郎のシルビア S15

A couple shots of Shintaro’s S15 Silvia at Tsukuba.  Looks like the front splitter makes a nice coffee holder.     Unfortunately, Shintaro didn’t get enough time on track to set a hot… Continue reading

Preview: Bay Area 贅沢ファイター

Last week, while I was up in the bay, I stopped by San Jose to take a couple snaps of Adam’s 2JZ Aristo.  Check for the full set soon.  I apologize for the… Continue reading

Event: Wekfest LA 2013 – Long Beach v.2

Continuing my walk around of the Queen Mary grounds where Wekfest was being held, we pick up around 1:30 pm when the crowds started to get bigger.  The tour of shows that Weksos… Continue reading

Event: Wekfest LA 2013 – Long Beach v.1

I can honestly say the last few weeks, for me, have been the busiest I’ve experienced in a long time.  Losing a week in Charlotte for work, playing catch up back at the… Continue reading

One Shot: Editorial – Yankee! Heartbreaker Revived

Yesterday afternoon Franklin and I went out to Cypress to shoot his newly finished SR20 swapped Z32 build.  Franky is a great guy and a good friend so it’s always fun spending time… Continue reading

One Shot: Chiba Cruise – Import Tuner Feature

If you follow this blog, chances are you’ve seen Mr. Harada’s Z32 more than a couple times.  He is a good friend, and I always take time to visit when I’m in Japan. … Continue reading

Close-Up: Moty’s ☆ T-One’s RX-7

Without a doubt, there were some star performers present at 2013’s final Battle Evome, but among them one shined (literally) the brightest.  The Moty’s/t-one’s FD3S was, for me, one of the coolest cars… Continue reading

Close-Up: Carshop Glow FD3S – Tsukuba Circuit

One of the cars I was looking forward to seeing the most at Evome was the Carshop Glow FD3s.  At the last Battle Evome this February it was running a new canard setup,… Continue reading

Encounter: Varis ワイドボディ 86

The Varis 86 dropped by Tsukuba last weekend adorned in the new full widebody kit offered by Varis.  This aero kit in it’s entirety is pretty amazing; much more aggressive than their Arising… Continue reading