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Usaha rolls with the itsjdmyo! Crew and has attended many sport compact events. He’s walked away with top hardware including Best VIP at Spocom 2011, the Nisei Showoff 2011 and Motion Autoshow, just to name a few. Usaha told us that this isn’t his first IS 350. The original met its demise after rolling three times in an accident. After walking away from the crash, Usaha chose to focus his efforts into style rather than performance. Given the clean and classy looks of his IS 350, we think he succeeded. And we know that looking good is safer than going fast.

Royal Flush: 2008 Lexus IS 350Essentials

Vehicle: 2008 Lexus IS350

Owner: Jonathan “Jon Jon” Usaha

Location: West Covina, CA

Engine Displacement: 3.5L

Horsepower: 380 HP

Website: itsjdmyo.com

Club Affiliation: ITSJDMYO!

Sponsors:

Autofashion USA, Autogear Racing, Air Runner,

K&W Autobody, Speed Star Racing

Shout-outs:

My mom and dad, my babes and lil Jaydan, Sonny Boy, Dane, PJ, Ken, JP, Parking Lot Conversations, Jun Jun, Sal, Tim, Paul G., Tony and the rest of the its JDM yo!!! crew, Joey from the Chronicles, Will from nightimport.com, Peter & Theresa, Double D Garage, Freddie and the entire Autofashion Crew, Kevin & Brad from Autogear, Kenny @ K&W Autobody, Shin @ Air Runner

Exterior:

Show Up Paint by Maziora : Chameleon White

Job Design Aero Series Hybrid Front Bumper

Job Design Aero Series Hybrid Side Steps

Job Design Aero Series Hybrid Rear Bumper

JDM OEM Rain Side Visors

JDM LED Side Mirrors

Kazz Sports JP Carbon Fiber Emblem Inserts

Kazz Sports JP Performance Front Grille (1st)

Megan Racing Carbon Fiber Roof Spoiler

5000K J.D. Lighting HID Headlights & Fog Lights

Interior:

Junction Produce White Kiku Fusa

Junction Produce White Sirotune

Junction Produce Black Leather Tissue Box

Junction Produce Black Missions Neck Pads

Junction Produce White Satin Pillows

Junction Produce Black VIP Curtains

Junction Produce Black Leather Seatbelt Covers

Custom Two Toned Leather With Diamond Double Stitch by Autofashion

Galahad Universal Table Black/Chrome

Illuminated LED Door Sills

Perforated Suede Headliner w/ Molded TVx2

Clear door lenses

Interior LED Lights

Aluminum Sport Pedals

Custom 4 Manual ACC Switches for Air Suspension

LED Boost/Vacuum Gauge

Engine:

Lexus 3.5L VVTi V6 (2GR-FSE)

Vortec V-9 F Trim Supercharger

Greddy Type S BOV

Greddy Street Performance Dual Exhaust

Greddy Oil Catch Can

Greddy/Trust Intercooler Type 31

Greddy/Trust Airinx Air Filter 80mm

Kinetik Power HC-1800 Power Cell Battery

Sun Automobile Hyper Voltage System GT

Custom Painted Valve Cover

Sun Automobile Throttle Control System

Megan Racing Mid-Pipe

RB Racing Oil Feed & Scavenger Pump

Custom Bracket, Piping, Dual Pulley

Suspension:

Air Runner Air Suspension System

3 Gallon Firestone Air Tank

ViAir 380C Chrome Compressor x2

Dakota Digital Air Pressure Gauge

JDM OEM 6 Piece Diffuser (Undercarriage)

Cusco Type OS Front Strut Tower Bar

Megan Racing Rear Camber Kit

Brakes:

Endless Racing 6 Piston Big Brake Kit (Neo-Chrome)

Endless Racing 4 Piston Big Brake Kit (Neo-Chrome)

Endless Cross Rotors 14” (Front & Rear)

Endless Performance Brake Pads

Audio/Video:

Mark Levinson 5.1 Dolby Digital Surround Sound 14 Speakers

Mark Levinson Amps

Soundstream Tarantula Amp TRX 4.640 x2

Soundstream Tarantula Amp TRX 2000D

Soundstream RBW 12-inch Subwoofers x2

Soundstream Reference Components x4

14-inch AVS Trunk Monitor

7-inch AVS Headliner Monitors x2

AudioControl LC7 Signal Processor

Custom Fiberglass Trunk Lid

Custom Fiberglass Sub Box

Custom Fiberglass/Plexiglass Amp Rack

Custom Speaker Kick Pod x2

Eclipse OEM AVN In-Dash Nav/DVD/MP3/Bluetooth/Rear Parking Camera

OEM I-Pod Integration

Soundstream SCELL-400; 400 Amp CAPCELL

Wheels:

Weds Kranze Vishnu 20x9.5 (Front) SBC/Polish

Continental Tires 225/30/20 (Front) Ultra High Performance Tires

Weds Kranze Vishunu 20x10.5 (Rear) SBC/Polish

Continental Tires 245/30/20 (Rear) Ultra High Performance Tires

Muteki SR35 Neo-Chrome Tuner Lug Nuts (Close-Ended)

Royal Flush: 2008 Lexus IS 350

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