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Last year, you launched the Trust Toyo Tires R35 D1 [ … ]

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Just in time for Throwback Thursday.

It’s a peaceful morning. Birds are chirping and the sun has risen. You stretch lazily and turn your head to look over at your clock on the bed-side table. Oh no… You’ve sl [ … ]

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In April 2016, Masato Kawabata pulled off the fastest drift in history thus far. Piloting a Nismo GT-R tuned by GReddy/Trust and equipped with Proxes R1R and R888R tires from Toyo Tires, Kawabata slid into a 189.49 MPH (304.96 KMH) drift that smash [ … ]

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It might surprise some readers to learn that APR has a branch in Greece, but they do, and that’s not the end of the surprises. Last November, the Greek APR division began working on their latest project [ … ]

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In the wake Mitsubishi’s financial fallout due to a fuel economy cheating scandal, fellow Japanese automaker, Nissan, has stepped up to Mitsubishi’s plummeting stock prices with a helping hand and a plan. With benefi [ … ]

PASMAG Tuned In Adam Zillin Japanese Auctions 11

The Japanese vehicle auctions should be considered an interplanetary statistical anomaly. “How and why the hell do they even exist?” I can hear you asking.

You may have known about them for decades, but the Jap [ … ]

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In motorsports, you’ll often hear stories of sacrifice and heartbreak. Drivers who spend years working their way through the ranks on a nickel and dime budget, hours and hours spent on the roa [ … ]

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Welcome back to another installment of Stay Crushing, where I’ve been slowly but surely turning my hard-parked Scion FR-S into a track car.

A couple weeks ago, I brought my diff back to my friend, Ray, to adjust the [ … ]

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Tsurikawa means "hang" (tsuri) “leather” (kawa) in Japanese and, in this case, relates to the strap and loop train handles that hang from the ceilings of trains in Japan. Somehow, some young& [ … ]

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