Project GT-R Gets Bigger Turbos

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5 Years In The Making This has been a long time coming. No, Project GT-R has not been stripped of the green wrap applied for Tokyo Auto Salon; not counting the three to four years’ worth of parts-collecting, we just have to take a step back a year and a half to fully catch up with all the modifications I’ve
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Version Three: The ITEM-B FC3S

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Backstory Already a staple in the Pacific Northwest drift scene, the ITEM-B FC3S Mazda RX-7 is a one-of-a-kind creation that has been getting better and better as time goes by. Evan Brown has owned the car for five years and it’s evolved an insane amount over that time. In Evan’s words, so much time, effort, and money has
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Works Nation: The LB Performance Lexus LC

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The Overfender Generation Welcome to the nation of works. Overfenders, as they’re now commonly known, have been referred to as ‘works style’ flares by the Japanese for a long time. It’s a term that harks back to the early days of domestic motorsports when factory teams used to widen the track of their race cars by cutting away sheet metal above the
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The Barrel Racer: $6,000 Well Spent

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Barrels Of Fun In Hollywood, typecasting is either one of the best or worst things that can happen to an actor. From an optimist’s perspective it promises a steady stream of reliable work, but from a pessimist’s standpoint it’s a repetitive and boring way to make a living. A typecasting analogy doesn’t quite transfer 1:1
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Are You Ready To Never Lift?

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Green Grass No matter where you’re from in the world I’m sure at one point or another you’ve suffered from a dose of ‘the grass is greener on the other side’. But, as someone who lives, eats, sleeps and breathes automotive culture, and currently residing in (sarcasm) sunny and warm England (/sarcasm), I find this
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Pat’s Acres: This Is Drifting

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Wet Start What does drifting mean to you? Is it 1,000hp monsters sliding through a few corners at a racetrack? Or is drifting meant for the mountain passes in Japan, a nostalgic pastime that will never be the same? I feel that drifting is a bit like certain racing series where everyone seems to insist that it
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One Lap Around The Long Beach Grand Prix

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The Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach is an event that many people look forward to, at least here in Southern California. It is, without a doubt, the biggest motorsport gathering on this side of the United States. The beach, the amazing weather, the screaming race cars – what more could you want? I’ve been attending this race for
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A Surprise JDM Trio – What Would You Choose?

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I’m sure the question of your ultimate dream garage is something you’ve given some thought towards before. But have you ever made your selection more specific? At the recent opening round of the 2018 British Drift Championship at Rockingham Circuit, I turned a corner towards one of the public car parks, only to face three cars
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