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 [ … ]

NissanFest 2015: Monroe, WA

The annual NissanFest was hosted at Evergreen Speedway in Monroe, Washington on April 26th by Northwest Nissans (NWN) and NWMOTIV.com. Photos by Shane Hunter Gallery Modified and OE Nissans of all years and models from the Pacific Northwest (Oregon and Washington (USA) & British Columbia (Canada) were showcased in the Show & Shine area, which was also used as a parking area for all the drift and autox competitors. This year at NissanFest, drivers competed in the longer 3/8ths style layout to allow the 3/8ths tandem legal cars to compete for top prize! Also, autox drivers competed in a larger…

Hot Import Nights 2012: Manila

Years come and go, car shows live and die, we look back at the years and appreciate every step of growth we took. We took the route of car clubs 8 years ago, an objective to unite all car clubs, an open ground for up and coming enthusiasts and a venue to showcase the best of the best show cars in the Metro. That is the Bumper to Bumper Carshow. On the opposite side of the world, a car show was produced as a lifestyle event with every inch of entertainment. A mixture of show cars and equal number of…

USDrift 2014 Round 1: Summit Point, WV

Round 1 of the USDrift series initiated at Hyperfest at Summit Point Raceway in Summit Point, WV on June 6-8, 2014. FlimFlam Media was able to cover the event for us and provide our viewers/readers with this picture coverage. On the podium at USDrift Round 1 - First: Troy Manners, Second: James Evans, Third: Jim Bissey. For more USDrift info and tour dates, go to www.usdrift.com.…