Formula Drift Round 6 2011: Las Vegas, NV

Formula D’s Vegas event is one of the most unique events on the circuit. Not only is it the only event which is still run on a skidpad (with entry speeds reaching triple digit mph), but the 110F degree daytime temperatures force the sanctioning body to stage the majority of the race at night. The event is dubbed as the “After Dark” showdown, and this year’s event would prove to run well past midnight before Rhys Millen piloted his Hyundai (like Sunday) Genesis to the win. Joining Millen on the podium was runner-up Darren McNamara and third place winner Matt…

AutoCon 2015: Pomona, CA

AutoCon was hosted at the Fairplex in Pomona, CA on April 25, 2015. Stay tuned for full coverage in an upcoming print issue of PASMAG! Photos by Paul Nguyen Photography For more AutoCon event info, visit www.autoconevents.com. Contributor: Paul Nguyen Photography…

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…

Texas Heat Wave 2014: Austin, TX

Written by Randi Bentia | Photos by StalRev The 25th Anniversary of Texas Heat Wave was hosted by Custom Sounds at the Travis County Expo Center in Austin, TX on July 25-27, 2014. Heat Wave is a custom truck, car and audio event. The event supplied an opportunity for vehicle enthusiasts to show-off their vehicles and compete against other enthusiasts for awards and cash prizes. All make and models ranging from Model A to 2014 were welcome!…