Yesterday afternoon I had a day scheduled to catch up on emails, editing, and writing. But when I woke up I had the urge to get out of the house. I messaged Kubo from Garage Work and asked if he was going to be at the shop that afternoon. He replied quickly and said please come; so, I did.
Feature: Garage Rise-Up x GNR Racing – The New Heavyweights of FF
Self-tasked with building the fastest Civic in Japan, Asai-san and Sapporo based shops GNR Racing and Rise-Up Garage, are constantly modifying the setup on their flagship EK9. Their hard work is paying off as they close in on the FF NA Record at TC2000.
Feature: Phoenix Rising – The Return of Garage Work
I had the opportunity to see what was left of Tokue’s EK shell during my last trip to Garage Work early in 2019. Iwata didn’t want me to photograph it, for various reasons, but for a fan of the Honda Civic, I can only describe the scene as melancholy.
Encounter: THE EK – Real Name, No Gimmicks
For as long as I can remember, there has always been one Civic build that I’ve always looked up to. Of course, it was in Japan, and of course I was blessed with seeing […]
Encounter: Tokyo’s Midnight – Civic SiR
Caught this cool, track styled SiR at Tatsumi PA last weekend. I didn’t get a chance to talk in depth with the owner because just about as soon as he parked, the police rolled […]