Vaughn Gittin Jr. Reveals 2013 Monster Energy Mustang RTR

The 2013 Formula Drift season is set to kick off April 12-13 on the Streets of Long Beach and Team Nitto Tire is locked and loaded in their quest to win the series championship. Headlining the charge will be Nitto’s largest offseason acquisition to date, former series champion Vaughn Gittin Jr. Piloting the Monster Energy / Nitto Tire Ford Racing RTR Mustang, Gittin is known for his aggressive, foot to the floor, big smoke driving style and will be gunning for his second career FD championship. Vaughn will also head to China to compete in the World Drift Series, as well as participate in select competition and demonstration events in Europe. Entering his third season for Nitto Tire is Matt Powers, driver of the Nitto Tire Nissan S14. During the offseason, Powers traveled abroad and took home the prestigious 2012 Red Bull Drifters championship. Not to be forgotten is Chelsea DeNofa, driver of the BC Racing / Nitto Tire Mazda RX8 R3, who will be entering his first full season with Nitto Tire after making the switch midway through the 2012 season. All three teams will be running the NT05, a street tire that provides precise handling and performance. Be sure to check out the official unveil of Vaughn Gittin’s 2013 vehicle below!

 

SCP Evolution 2016: Laval, QC

SCP Evolution is back at it again as they returned to Laval, Quebec for a two-day weekend of customized vehicles and salon cars. This year, it was held at Place Forzani on April 23-24 2016. SCP developments was presented in a single format: interior and exterior. With over 83,000 square feet, the inner portion presented exclusive vehicles, corporate sponsors and selected regional suppliers. An SCP first, the outer portion was equipped with a closed circuit consisting of three activities. A ride & drive component allowed visitors to test drive the latest sport performance vehicles available on the market. There was…

Super Tunerz 2013: El Paso, TX

Super Tunerz was hosted in El Paso, TX on July 13, 2013 Photos by: Carlos Molina…

Lone Star Throwdown 2015: Conroe, TX

Written by Randi Bentia | Photos by Russell Waller (StalRev) There are many things I miss about Texas. At shows, I miss the laid-back atmosphere, the smell of BBQ and trucks (and lots of it). I was reminded of these things from our contributing photographer Russell Waller, also known as StalRev, through his photo coverage of Lone Star Throwdown at Lone Star Expo Center in Conroe, TX on Feb 20-22, 2015. Music, food, cars, trucks, car audio and good vibes encourage enthusiasts to come out year after year.…

FL2K 2014: Bradenton, FL

Written by Randi Bentia | Photos by Chad Donohoe FL2K is an annual event held in Florida for every type of automotive enthusiast - drag racing, car show, dyno competition, buyer and seller, and the like! This year, on October 10-12, 2014, the event took place at the Bradenton Motorsports Park in Bradenton, FL. PASMAG contributing photographer, Chad Donohoe, was at the event to take this coverage for us. For more info, visit www.fl2k.com.…