KMS Drift 2017 Rd1 PAS 71

After the drivers dialed-in their new mods and goodies from the Santa's visit in December, and the rust and jitters knocked-off on Saturday's practice runs, the 40+ drivers and 250+ attendees were ready for the 2017 KMS Drift season opener at Rocki [ … ]

Lone Star Throwdown 2017 Conroe TX PAS 78

2017 marked the 6th Anniversary for Lone Star Throwdown (LST), a show that started with humble beginnings by the two creators, Todd “Radar” Hendrex and Lonnie Ford in 2012. Presented by Power Stroke Enginuities (PSE) and taking place in [ … ]

Hot Import Nights Del Mar 2017 Candid Image Group PASMAG 03

Hot Import Nights (HIN) presented by Valvoline opened their 2017 season in beautiful San Diego at the Del Mar Fairgrounds on Saturday, February 4th. With a loyal following, HIN showcased the top vehicles and crews in California. Ira Alani Fouquette [ … ]

Elite Showdown 2017 Las Vegas PASMAG 93

When a beast from the east sets foot in a city that never sleeps, something epic is going to happen. In this case, Ranger Ramirez and Duy Nguyen of Elite Tuner teamed up with Giovanny Ayala of Team Elevate and Elite Throttle Motorsports to organize [ … ]

Freezefest 2017 MECA PAS 01

The 17th Annual Freezefest Is The Biggest In History!

MECA competitors from 8 states enjoyed a huge event at the Lebanon Fairgrounds on Sunday, February 12, 2017. 111 vehicles competed in SQL, SPL and Show & Shine contests.

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Snowball Rally 2017 DDE PASMAG 02

When you were 10 years old, did you have a poster of a Ferrari on your wall? I did. In fact, it was a picture that also featured a Porsche, a Lamborghini, and a BMW. All four cars were perfectly parked in their custom-built garages, and in the back [ … ]

SQOLOGY MECA Clarksville TN 2017 PAS 02

In November of 2016, SQOLOGY expanded its vision of car audio meets to reach a broader audience and set out to hold at least a dozen car audio meets in 2017, the first of which was successfully held this past weekend in Clarksville, TN at Audio Spe [ … ]

Gulf Coast Motor Fest 2017 PAS Alec Paris 61

FAST Events (Florida Automotive Society & Track Events) hosted Gulf Coast Motor Fest, a premier automotive showcase of cars, trucks and motorcycles, at JetBlue Park in Fort Myers, FL on January 29th and brought together hundreds of vehicles fro [ … ]

Tokyo Auto Salon 2017 7Tune PASMAG 39

As I head into my 40’s, I’m reminded that not only does perspective matter but also experience. This will be my 12th year covering the Tokyo Auto Salon (and the third with PASMAG) and I’m happy to say it never gets boring, regardl [ … ]

Community of Speed 2017 Texas PAS10

The local tuner car scene organized the Community of Speed automotive show at Dunkin' Donuts in Corpus Christi, TX on December 12 to benefit Timon's Ministries, a non-profit group, with charitable contributions from event participants of toys, clot [ … ]

CMN Car Show 2014: Gurnee, IL

The 2nd annual CMN Car, Bike and Truck Show was hosted by Terminal Velocity at Sam's Club in Gurnee, IL on Sunday, June 1, 2014. All vehicle make and modes were welcome for a good cause; donations were encouraged in support of the Children's Miracle Network. Throughout the day, prizes were raffled between the people that donated. Words by Randi Bentia. Photos by Ray Flores Words by Randi Bentia. Photos by Ray Flores…

2011 Canadian International Auto Show

Each and every year, the CIAS Auto Show rolls into the Metro Toronto Convention Centre to play host to tens of thousands of new car buyers. And as unique as the new models, the CIAS always has a theme to each year and this year was dubbed - The Journey. And what a journey it was with hundreds of new models on display, several concepts and all kinds of special exhibits.     The Concorso Exotica was a highlight, perhaps the finest collection of super luxury automotive brands ever displayed in one place. The latest models from the biggest names…

Import Face-Off 2012: Noble, OK

Photos by Cliff Wallace FWD presented by SPEC clutches and flywheelsWinner – Aaron Lopez – Honda Civic – San Antonio, TX – 9.466 @ 164.08 mphR/U – AHobbs – Honda Civic – Austin, TX – 13.877 @ 69.54 mph FORCED INDUCTION PRO presented by Motovity DistributionWinner – Max Ramos – Honda Civic - San Antonio, TX – 9.386 @ 155.68 mphR/U – Larry Cooper – Lexus – Harrah, OK - red light ALL MOTOR PRO presented by Competition ClutchWinner – Jason Lumpkin – Honda CRX – Fort Worth, TX – 10.901 @ 125.5 mphR/U - #6 – 11.636 @ 119.07…

KMS Drift: GCS Florida

The heat was on as KMS Drift slid back in to Florida with a packed house. Kicking off the event Friday night, the drivers were promised maximum seat time, and that is exactly what they got as they slid until it was too dark to see. As the sun came up Saturday, drivers rolled in to shred some tires and compete between the two tracks. The competition track was set in an “M” style layout with two nice sweepers and elevation change that made for some fun sliding. The second track was a wide open lot for drivers to hone…