The drag racing action was hot with many build cause coming in to cause a ruckus. The racing was clean and fair resulting in some serious action for the fans to sink their teeth into.


Photos by Cliff Wallace

Import Face-Off | Firebird Raceway | Tucson, AZ

Despite the bad weather, the third annual NOS Energy Drink’s Tucson Import Face-Off had the highest attendance from previous years. All race classes were full a [ … ]

Louisiana was heating up as Import Face-Off took over the Belle Rose area. With a great show and shine and some fast paced, track race events, the crowd was pumped all day long with lots to keep them busy! Check out the pics covering all the hot action!


Photos by Cliff Wallace

Import Face-Off | Belle Rose, LA | February 28, 2010

Louisiana was heating up as Import Face-Off took over the Belle Rose area. With a great show and shine and some fast paced, track race events, the crowd was pump [ … ]

Import Face-Off 2010: Tucson, AZ


Photos by Bobby Wharton

Import Face-Off | Tucson, AZ | February 21, 2010

Despite the heavily clouded skies, there was a great turnout for the Tucson, AZ Import Face-Off. The rain drops spared us, and everyone was able to enjoy a great day [ … ]

Fresh off a successful drifting season in 2009, the crew from D1GP USA have formed a fresh new series called XDC. The Xtreme Drift Challenge: Round 1 was witness to some hot drifting action and hosted the Remix car show featuring stunning show cars. The action is intense and the fans came by the thousands meaning, there is some new competition on the drift scene for your entertainment.

XDC: Round 1
House of Drift
Irwindale, CA
March 21-22 2009


Fresh off a successful drifting season in 2009, the crew from D1GP USA have formed a fresh new series called XDC. The Xtreme Drift Challenge: Round 1 was witness to some hot drifting action and [ … ]

With loads of custom cars on hand... everything from a Civic to a $500,000 hot rod, PW 2010 had all of the right elements to leave an impression on the fans.

Performance World
International Centre
Toronto, ON
March 12-14 2010

As the official kickoff to the season, Performance World brought more entertainment and action into a more compact an intimate format than ever before. With loads of custom cars on h [ … ]

Spring Break Nationals 2010: Daytona Beach, FL

Once again thousands or show cars, audio builds and models descended on Daytona beach for the Spring Break Nationals to enjoy some fun and sun. When it comes to a great party SBN, it truly the official kick-off to the season and show-goes were trea [ … ]

As the line of competitors grew in size much sooner than expected, IFO organizer’s opened the gates early to ensure every enthusiast got in and registered in time for the show. Competing car clubs included Team 16 Niss, Import All Stars, Team Ikon, Team Sunworks, Team 5 Star, Team Epik, GM Tuners of Houston and Team Next Stage.

Written by Mark Pereira Photos by Mark Ventulan and Matt Lindsey

Import Face-Off Houston Raceway Park Houston, TX 

As if things weren’t already big enough in Texas, this special Houston event marked the 100th Import Face-Off (IFO) [ … ]

Import Face Off treated fans to a full day of impressive action, as this drag race / car show series continues to fill the void left by other tuner lifestyle events and is rapidly spreading in popularity among enthusiasts. For full results, scheduled events and more visit www.importfaceoff.net.

Written by Mark Pereira Photos by Mark Ventulan and Matt Lindsey

Import Face-Off Gainesville Raceway Gainesville, FL

Import Face Off sure proved the Florida import scene is still hotter than the middle of summer, as they packed a full-h [ … ]

It goes without saying that you can predict many of the top builds for Tokyo Auto Salon. Back in the day, VeilSide used to take the title for the most outrageous builds, but these days it is shared amongst players like: HKS, RE Amemiya and aftermarket retail giant Super AutoBACs.

Every year we put our daily lives on hold and hop on a plane for Tokyo Auto Salon (TAS). After 13 hours living it up in First Class, we arrive in Japan the following day after crossing the International Date Line. The first order of business when y [ … ]

Taking place in Las Vegas, NV means CES is the perfect excuse for catching up with old friends and rubbing elbows with some new ones, both at the show and after hours.

As one of the world’s largest consumer technology tradeshows, the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is the place where audiophiles, gadget junkies and gaming addicts all unite. With over 3-million square feet of products, technology and pr [ … ]

Wekfest 2014: Houston, TX

Written by Randi Bentia | Photos by VIPSTYLECARS.COM Wekfest's USA Tour is known to have high caliber, custom modified, and the (online) trending/popular vehicles from the surrounding area(s) of and at each of their events. Their Houston, TX event on October 19, 2014 wasn't any different. The competitors that displayed their vehicle at the event were screened weeks prior by the experienced, professional individuals of the Wekfest camp. One of the judges, John Liwanag of VIPstylecars.com, also a contributor of PASMAG. was on-site to capture the essence of Wekfest for our fans, followers and readers.…

Tuner Invasion 2013: Hamilton, ON

Tuner Invasion was hosted in Hamilton, ON on September 15, 2013.…

Hot Import Nights 2016: Houston, TX

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 vehicles - the top vehicles and car teams, who showed up in full force. Javier Rodriguez took home the Best of Show award with his impressive Infinity G35 and Ducky Tysdal took home the Hottest Performance Award presented by Valvoline with his 1,230-whp twin-turbo LS-swapped Genesis. The Suicide Stage filled the massive hall with electrifying visuals, DJ battles by DJ Pri Yon Joni,…

Formula DRIFT Announces Second Season of Formula DRIFT Insider

Formula DRIFT has announced today the continuation of the popular online program, “Formula DRIFT Insider.” The first episode will premiere on Thursday, May, 3 on Formula DRIFT’s social media outlets and website. After a successful trial during the last 10 weeks of the 2011 Formula DRIFT Championship season, Formula DRIFT will launch the second season of “Formula DRIFT Insider,” this Thursday, May 3. Subsequent episodes will air every other Thursday until the conclusion of the season in October. Formula DRIFT Insider will cover much of the behind the scenes action of the world’s premier drifting organization and go on the…