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 [ … ]

SEMA 2016 PAS Elite Tuner DSC 1731

The largest automotive trade show through the eyes of a noob and a veteran, respectively.

Adam Gordon (AG): As a first-timer at SEMA, the Las Vegas Convention Center is truly a sensory overload. It can be overwhelming at times when you don't know [ … ]

Street Driven Tour 2016 Las Vegas Luke Munnell PAS 2

Putting the wraps on a successful second season, Street Driven Tour welcomed drifters and fans back to Las Vegas Motor Speedway for the second time in as many years with a full day of bash-style drifting and automotive excitement, and was rewarded [ … ]
PAS IASCA INAC 2016 Car Audio Championship 84

The Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville, KY was the host location for the 2016 IASCA North American Championship (INAC).  The 2 day event in mid-October had close to 70 SQ competitors and more than 100 IASCA SPL competitors from across the cont [ … ]

CSCS Round 5 2016 Cayuga Skooter Media PAS 1

The CSCS Season Finale, presented by Pirelli, was a tremendously exciting event for CSCS fans new and old! Powered by Rota Wheels, the packed house at TMP Cayuga gave way to championship-type energy and support for all competitors. Congratulations [ … ]

D1 Drift 2016 (Round 1): Tokyo, Japan

All the sliding and drama that happended under the 1:1 Gundam. Round One of the 2016 D1 Drift Series kicked off as usual at the tight and technical confines of the Odaiba Venue, just outside Central Tokyo. On behalf of the readers of PASMAG and Toyo Tires as one of the sport's main sponsors, I was there to cover the main event. As a guest of Toyo, I received special access to the Trust R35 compound, and as you’ll see elsewhere in the magazine, some quality time with Kawabata-san, who endured my 20 questions just for you guys. The main…

Slide Canadian Drift Open 2012

Over the weekend one of the biggest events in Canadian drifting took place. The Slide Canadian Drift Open was held at the Icar circuit in Mirabel that’s just north of Montreal. The event combined all the top drivers from the DMCC series and American series as well. With a 1st place winner take all prize of 10 grand plus a track layout that is set to be the fastest drift course in Canada, it was going to be an insane event. Right off the bat the action was crazy. With a crazy high speed entry followed by some tight sweepers…

Fitted Toronto 2014: Brampton, Ontario

Written by Randi Bentia | Photos by Randi Bentia The annual Fitted Lifestyle event, hosted by Stretch & Poke, took place at the Brampton Fairgrounds in Caldeon, ON on Saturday, May 24, 2014. The major difference from last year - the event's car show competition cars were all displayed indoors between 2 buildings (100+ cars total). I, personally, enjoyed walking between the buildings (40ft; outdoor); the theme and style of each indoor section/building were more evident with this outdoor area of walking space. It was like walking into 2 different shows. Enter the larger of the 2 buildings, your ears…