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THE ESSENTIALS
Owner: Mike Foxwell
Location: Riverview, FL
Vehicle: 2003 Nissan 350Z

ENGINE:
Nissan 3.5L VQ35DE V6

ENGINE MODIFICATIONS:
Pop Charger Intake
Tanabe exhaust

WHEELS & TIRES:
Axis GT-R wheels
F: 20x9-inch
R: 20x10.5-inch
Hankook Ventus V12 tires
F: 255/30R20
R: 295/30R20

EXTERIOR:
C-West Carbon Fiber Lip kit
Custom Fenders made by Blue's Kustoms
Nismo V2 Carbon Fiber Wing
Shaved Antenna
Seibon TS-Style Hood
Sublime Paint from Dodge Charger

AUDIO & MULTIMEDIA

Sony double DIN LCD
Phoenix Gold TI800.4 amp
Phoenix Gold TI10D 10-inch sub
Infinity Kappa 6.5-inch component speakers
Stinger battery
Stinger power and ground
Stinger fuse blocks.

When it came time to build up the interior, this audio aficionado went with the best components he could afford. The stock LCD navigation screen remained but he also added a Sony double DIN LCD in the space below it. Stemming from the Sony headunit, the signals are ramped up using a Phoenix Gold TI800.4 amp to power everything. Since the system is modest, the single amp mounted under Plexiglas in the trunk powers both the components and the sub. The single Phoenix Gold TI10D 10-inch sub is mounted in a sealed and color-matched enclosure build underneath the rear strut bar. The component speakers onboard are all Infinity Kappa 6.5-inch speakers hidden behind factory grilles. The system is lit up with a Stinger battery, wired up with Stinger power and ground fused by Stinger blocks.

 

With an outrageous paint scheme over a carbon fiber aerokit you don’t see everyday, Foxwell’s car certainly gets noticed. With some style and a dose of sound, his Z makes for a comfortable daily cruiser that stands out in any crowd.



 

 

 

 

 



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