Last year we reported that the Nisei Week show was coming to an end at its 10th anniversay. However, The 11th annual actually happened and the show did not disappoint.The pictures speak for themselves from JDM classics to modern Japanese muscle and bizarre swaps, Nisei Week 2010 had it all!

The JDM-specific Nisei Week show held in downtown LA is one of the best shows for Japanese car fans. The show is small consisting of a tight knit group of JDM enthusiasts who are reinventing how trends will develop. By definition Nisei Week is a cu [ … ]

RTA-sebring

The historic Sebring Raceway played host to the final East Coast round of the 2010 Redline Time Attack season this past weekend. The weather was hot and the competition was even hotter as drivers battled for the East Coast championships. The compet [ … ]

IFOva

This Import Face-Off marked the first Import drag and show series to visit Virginia since 2007.  Local contestants, especially racers, were extremely appreciative IFO came through.  The tour will return to Virginia Motorsports Park in the [ … ]

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Lebanon, Tennessee
July 11, 2010

The James E. Ward Ag Center & Fairgrounds in Lebanon, TN was shakin’ as MECAheads from 10 states gathered for SQL, SPL, and Show & Shine contests at “The Vinny”. It’s an annual event hosted by MECA Charter M [ … ]

Texas

If you have never been to Texas in the Summer, it is hot. Not "oh I'm feeling sweaty" but "oh snap, it's 104-degress at night an I might die any second" kinda hot. Still six times a year, the Texas Heat Wave Tour goes to different points around the [ … ]

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RPM Events has followed through on their promises of top level events for 2010. As the originators of HIN, these guys know how to throw a party and this was a great spot. The venue was the old fairgrounds in Irvine, CA, which has all of the feature [ … ]

Everything Ken Block touches turns to gold and more recently platnium. As the owner of DC Shoes, Ken Block has been redefining what is cool in the automotive world and that list of trends now includes Gymkhana. His first event in the newly created Gymkhana Grid series was industry only, for a peek a what will be the next the big thing.

Everything Ken Block touches turns to gold and more recently platnium. As the owner of DC Shoes, Ken Block has been redefining what is cool in the automotive world and that list of trends now includes Gymkhana. His first event in the newly created [ … ]

The event at Raceway Park in Englishtown was the second stop of the XDC’s east coast swing, and featured its’ second east coast winner in Waldin. The only major drifting event at Raceway Park this season, XDC Englishtown filled the stands and the pits to capacity with thousands of spectators, hundreds of diverse cars in the REMIX Award Tour

In front of a packed house at Raceway Park in Englishtown, New Jersey, Matt Waldin defeated Nate Brasz to become the fourth different winner in the 2010 Xtreme Drift Circuit season.

Traveling from Westchester, Pennsylvania, the former DMCC champion [ … ]

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As one of Canada's most successful outdoor shows, Full Throttle attracts hundreds of custom/modified vehicles from Quebec, Ontario and northeast USA along with thousands of attendees from many regions. The location for this year's event was Circuit [ … ]

The RPM event in Chicago was poppin' and followed through on all of the promises they made. As the originators of the legendary HIN, the RPM event series has all of the show cars, the ladies and all of the excitement a show can offer.

The RPM event in Chicago was poppin' and followed through on all of the promises they made. As the originators of the legendary HIN, the RPM event series has all of the show cars, the ladies and all of the excitement a show can offer. As their firs [ … ]

Hot Import Nights 2016: Honolulu, HI

It got quite heated in Honolulu, Hawaii on Saturday, April, 23, 2016 as the city played host once again to Hot Import Nights. One of the nation’s largest indoor/outdoor car, music and pop-culture festivals, there were also models and vendors aplenty. Competitions were being held as well, including our very own Tuner Battlegrounds #TBGLIVE award category competition. Photographer Taylor Vollrath was at the event for more coverage. Contributor: Taylor Vollrath…

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Hot Import Nights: Hawaii

Hot Import Nights presented by Valvoline returned to the Neil Blaisdell Exhibition Center for their annual HIN Hawaii event! With an action-packed weekend including POWER 104.3 radio interviews, PC Gamerz Tournament, and an epic boat party, HIN took the island of Hawaii by storm. Drag Tech Racing showed up with brand new builds to take home the coveted Hottest Team Award while Chris Calimlim’s wide body Toyota Supra – made up of 80% carbon fiber – took home the Hottest MOD’s Award presented by Valvoline. From domestic to import, low riders to lifted trucks, either your ride has 2 wheels…

SPOCOM 2011: Anaheim, CA

I wish I knew then what I know now, because I would have been at the SPOCOM Event last year. Everything at SPOCOM, from the line outside the door to the glam inside, made me grin from ear to ear. To pick one favorite car, model, dance team, bikini model, go-go dancer or side event would be like picking apart a great pizza, the toppings all work together. If there was a car you could not like or a model not pretty enough, then I do not know what is wrong with you. Every car deserves a trophy, each model…