HKS Premium Day 2015: Oyama, Japan

Mount Fuji is in the background,bathed in a beautiful sunset. The sound of 1,000-plus horsepower GT-Rs pounding around the circuit reverberates in your ears. In front of you stands a selection of Japan’s best tuner cars - GT-Rs, WRXs, Evos, RX-7s and more. Is this heaven? Close. It’s HKS Premium Day. Every year since 2009, HKS has put on this amazing event in its backyard (the headquarters is based in the foothills of Japan’s most famous mountain), and each year it gets better and better. The initial idea was to get Japanese HKS dealers together and show off their cars…

Fitted Toronto 2012: Toronto, Ontario

Written by David Tsai l Photos by Galen Wan More than 500 cars attended the Stretch & Poke! 2012 season opener – the Fitted Showcase – on May 27 at Downsview Park in Toronto, Canada. The free event saw a record-breaking attendance and is the largest gathering of Canadian enthusiasts who follow the aggressive wheel fitment lifestyle. For the past three years, Stretch & Poke! has successfully hosted these events and 2012 was the best year to date! Automotive enthusiasts of all backgrounds brought forth a diverse collection of makes and models to participate in what has become a popular…

TSC Hyper Meeting 2013: Mississauga, ON

Subaru Canada, Inc. (SCI), together with the Toronto Subaru Club (TSC), welcomed 600 Subaru enthusiasts during the TSC's Hyper Meeting 2013. The 10th annual event was held at Subaru Canada's head office in Mississauga, Ontario, on Sunday, August 11, as over 200 Subaru enthusiasts showcased their ride in the Show `n Shine. The event aims to raise funds for Ronald McDonald House (RMH) Toronto each year. While final numbers have not been tallied, SCI will match final fundraising efforts to help the event reach or exceed last year's donation of $20,000. The event began with a colourful parade of Subaru…

Formula Drift Round 1 2011: Long Beach, CA

Justin Pawlak in the Falken Tire Ford Mustang earned the victory at the first event of the 2011 Formula DRIFT season. Matt Powers in the Need for Speed Nissan S14 takes second place with Daijiro Yoshihara in the Discount Tire / Falken Nissan S13 rounding out the podium in third place. The Streets of Long Beach event provided fans with action and excitement throughout the weekend. The debut of new vehicles and new drivers added to the anticipation for the new season. The Driftstream brought live coverage to fans watching at home. “With any new season comes change, so seeing…