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 [ … ]

KMS Drift Finals 2016 Rockingham JPPhotography PAS 2

KMS Drift Season 6 is in the books, the winners have their prizes, and the 2017 starts soon.

Thank you to all that came out and enjoyed the KMS Drift Finals despite the cold weather (high of 48 degrees). Over 200 fans still came out to support the [ … ]

HIN 2017 Houston TX HoustonIS Photography PAS 1 Ducky

Gillman Subaru’s Hot Import Nights presented by Valvoline returned to Houston, Texas, with a sold-out event of 14,024 in attendance at NRG Center on Saturday, December 10th. The final car competition of HIN’s 2016 year featured 306 vehi [ … ]

West Coast dB Drag Finals 2016 PAS Low Notes Garage 1

The highlight of the 2016 competition season has finally come to an end with the North American Championship wrapping up. This event takes place in three separate locations with the main event located in Louisville, Kentucky and satellite locations [ … ]

PAS Car Audio Championship 2016 MECA 1

Held in partnership with the Car Audio Championship event in Louisville, KY, the MECA car audio club presented its best Finals event with a record 62 vehicles participating in Sound Quality League contests. The Sound Pressure League contests featur [ … ]

ILDS Winterfest 2016 1 Robert Anderson

I love Driving Slow (iLDS) presented Winterfest at the Florida State Fairgrounds in the beautiful city of Tampa on December 10, 2016. This year’s Winterfest was sponsored by Status Racing and Motorsports by Reeves. The event featured an indoo [ … ]
StanceWars Houston TX 2016 PAS Danny Batista 10

After two years of planning and lots of hurdles, StanceWars finally made a show that wasn't on the West Coast, and it just happened to land in Houston, Texas. How do you take the vibe of a really cool car meet and turn that into a car event? That&r [ … ]

SEMA Global Media Awards PAS

SEMA recognizes that automotive personalization and customization is growing worldwide. Though the appeal of making cars and trucks fit one’s lifestyle has strong roots in the United States, this enthusiast attitude is universal—and gro [ … ]

Import Face-Off 2010: Epping, NH

Photos by Cliff Wallace 1st annual New England IMPORT FACE-OFF May 23rd, 2010 at New England Dragway in Epping, NH. After noticing no other national Import events were going back to New England this race season, Import Face-Off continued to fill the void by scheduling New England Dragway in 2010. The event was such a success, Joe Lombardo, New England Dragway manager, has already scheduled the 2nd annual New England IFO for the same weekend in 2011 and most likely a second one in the fall. The stands were packed (see pics) and car show score cards were sold out…

Portsmouth Tuner Fest 2015: Portsmouth, Virgina

Portsmouth Spring Tuner Fest on April 18th was hosted by 757 Auto Events and Grindin' Gear at the Ntelos Wireless Pavilion in Portsmouth, Virginia, USA. Kyle Strait from the Virginia Beach Car Meets, head the judging aspect of the Show & Shine competition and handed 65 well-deserved awards to the competitors, including the Top 40 and 25 special awards. A portion of the event's profit was given to the American Heart Association's "Heart Walk". A B-Boy exhibition battle hosted by BOCA Crew in the Premier lot gave the attendees of the show some excitement during the afternoon, while the DJs…

Import Face-Off 2012: Noble, OK

Text and Photos by Cliff Wallace - www.importfaceoff.net Results from IMPORT FACE-OFF April 15th, 2012 at Thunder Valley Raceway in Noble, Oklahoma RACE WINNERS FWD presented by SPEC clutches and flywheels Winner – Alex Pagan – Honda Civic – Tulsa, OK – 10.562 @ 139.47 mph R/U – Touny P. – Honda Civic – Wichita, KS – 12.029 @ 142.65 mph FORCED INDUCTION PRO presented by Motovicity Tuning Winner - Roger Martinez - Mazda Rotary – Kansas City, MO - 8.946 @ 139.85 mph RU – Darren Thomas – DSM – Oklahoma – broke ALL MOTOR PRO presented by Competition…

Full Throttle 2012: St-Eustache, QC

The 12th edition of the Full Throttle show took place over the weekend at the Autodrome St-Eustache race track, just outside Montreal, Quebec. It was a great day with a lot of cars and vendors on site to make it a great event! This year there was something special for the winner of Best of Show, a custom made King of King ring made just for the event. It felt like everybody was there to win it. One cool thing about the Full Throttle show is it isn’t just a show and shine. The Autodrome St-Eustache also provides a 1/8…