Driven Vancouver BC 2018 Porsche RWB

Driven returned to Vancouver, BC on June 16th for a one day only aftermarket autoshow at the PNE Forum. Amazing exhibitors, show vehicles, entertainment and featuring Akira Nakai San from RWB. www.drivenshow.ca

AutoCon 2014: Pomona, CA

Text by Big Mike. Photos by Paul Nguyen AutoCon’s growth as a car show and event has been impressive to witness over the last few years. Starting in 2010, the show was held in an underground parking structure in the City of Industry, CA, and presented as a charity-type event as they collaborated with the Marines and Toys for Tots. Many of my friends and industry partners were either attending or playing a major role in the event, so I made sure to make it out. The vibe was fun, laid back - more of a meet then a show…

MECA World Finals 2010: Lebanon, TN

MECA's 168th event of the year was the big kahuna, the Big Show, the 2010 World Finals Soundfest. Approximately 120 vehicles from 20 states arrived to determine the MECA World Champions for 2010. Held at the James E. Ward Agricultural & Community Center in Lebanon, TN, Commissioner Steve Stern provided a gigantic red and white circus tent to feature sponsors and SQL vehicles that are not being judged. Sound Quality League vehicles were judged in a huge pavilion, with a stage area that will display 1st - 5th Place trophies. First place trophies are 6' tall and the Best of…

SEMA 2015: SEMA Ignited

SEMA Ignited was a little different this year. Instead of the usual lot, it took over the “Gold Lot,” overlooked by the empty Riviera hotel. Sung Kang, Kei Miura and many other show favorites showed up to sign autographs and hangout around the show vehicles that chose to attend. Formula Drift also had its drivers do drift demos to stir up some smoke. Combine all that with friends and food trucks and you’ve got yourself a pretty stellar after party.…

The First Time You Do A Thing Is Always Exciting: Hot Import Nights (Australia)

Hot Import Nights presented by Colab Team held the very first HIN in Australia at the Sydney Olympic Park Hall 5 and 6. It was an action-packed Sunday featuring the first ever Dance Delight dance contest direct from the streets of Japan, as well as a B-boy battle happening outside near the food truck area. There was gaming and virtual reality, a sneaker and streetwear swap meet, and of course 200 of Sydney's best modified cars - there was something for everyone at the Sydney show. The model lounge was crazy, featuring import models from the US such as Vicki…