PASMAG Trending Tuner Battlegrounds Alexander Angers 2004 Acura TL Cimon B Photography corner right

Taking the winning Tuner Battlegrounds spot at Fitted Toronto is just a starting point for Alexandre Angers and his luxuriously low Acura TL. Angers aims to keep improving to make his LowLevel TL even more of a showstopper. Being a mechanic himself [ … ]

PASMAG Tuner Battlegrounds SPOCOM Jeff Isidro 1999 Lexus GS300 PureVIP rear

Jeff Isidro took the honor of winning the first Tuner Battlegrounds: LIVE 2014 competition at the SPOCOM NorCal event, beating out five other challengers with his pristine VIP-styled 1999 Lexus GS 300.

Photography by Philip Isidro / Pure VIP

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PASMAG Tuner Battlegrounds Chris Garbacz 1997 Lexus SC300 Ray Flores DSC 9681

Everyone goes through a fantasy-spec period for their build. Before you even pick the car up, you already have a rough idea of where you’re going to go with it and how you’ll go about doing that. Many times, the end product delivers s [ … ]

Rui Paulo Nascimento 2011 Audi TTRS PASMAG TBGLIVE lead

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Slam Series: Erik Gillund's 2008 Volkswagen Jetta S

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Final Drive: Brian Mundy's 2002 Mazda Protege 5 Turbo

Brian Mundy won the crowd with his 2002 Mazda Protege 5 Turbo in the Tuner Battlegrounds: LIVE Battle at Importfest!

Photos by Ryan Winton

ESSENTIALS // Owner: Brian Mundy // Location: Petawawa, ON, Canada // Vehicle: 2002 Mazda Protege [ … ]

Stay Static: Garry Yocius' 2008 Volkswagen GTI

Garry Yocius is the winner of the Tuner Battlegrounds: LIVE Invitational at Waterfest 2013.

Photos by Terence Gamble

ESSENTIALS // Owner: Garry Yocius // Location: Pittsburgh, PA. USA // Vehicle: 2008 Volkswagen GTi 2.0 FSI // Ho [ … ]

Track Ready: Kalson Chan's 2007 Lotus Exige S

Kalson Chan was the winner of the Tuner Battlerounds: LIVE Invitational at Importfest Vancouver 2013.

Photos by Matt Kwok (Matt Kwok Photography)

ESSENTIALS // Driver: Kalson Chan // Vehicle: 2007 Lotus Exige S // Location: Vanco [ … ]

Elevated: Brian Requena's 1996 Honda Civic Hatchback

Brian Requena pays tribute to the good old days with his 1996 Honda Civic. He grew up admiring low riders and eventually fell in love with the Honda Civic, specifically the EK hatchback chassis. As a member of Team Elevated in Brampton, ON (Canada) [ … ]

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