It’s been a fortnight since Cobey from Streetkarnage said goodbye to his beautiful V35, and already it feels like years have passed since being in our possession and enjoying the low life on streets of Sydney! It’s hardly been smooth sailing, but now the dust has settled and an amazing car is beginning to show its true colours.
With the 2013 Formula Drift season wrapped up, Ryan Tuerck heads up to Portland Speed Industries to add some new mods to his car including a new Garrett GT 4088 turbocharger. With the new turbo under the hood dialed in and tuned to 830HP, it’s time to drift the Rataks / Maxxis Tire Scion FR-S. Check out this episode of Tuerck’d!
Rain or Shine, there was plenty of heat in attendance at the AutoCon car show in Miami, this was AutoCon’s first show down here in Miami and they did a great job hosting it. Companies such as Vossen, Eurowerks, Strasse Forged, and Exclusive Motoring. Team Fortuneminds was also one of a few teams that came out swinging and took home 8 awards, including best team.
To get you excited for the holidays, watch this fantastic video of a lumberjack drifting in the snow. Appears to be HILLARIOUS fun.
Cars and Cappuccino is a monthly meet of European Car enthusiast, think Cars and Coffee but you can actually meet and talk to the owners of your favorite cars. I’ve been attending on and off for over a year and I think it’s one of the best unknown events in Charlotte.
Sydney based sneaker freaks “The Kickz Stand” held their inaugural Sneaker Swap Meet at Zen Garage last Saturday and it was a massive success with over 20 stands trading rare sneakers, Zen Babes Breanna Espina and Bettina Banks in the house, over 200 punters, 100 of which got to chow down on NYC style chilli dogs whilst DJs Dayday and Klasik.1 pumped hip hop all day long.
Kanye West took to another New York stage to finish dishing out his feels with the fashion industry, this time taking to the stage of Madison Square Garden to explain his issues with Hedi Slimane and Nike.
As the rest of the country begins to get snow it remains sunny and 75* here in SoCal, perfect weather for Illest’s Orange County store to host their monthly Slammed Sundays event. Some of the finest cars in town made appearances, read on to see them…
Let me start off by saying, this thing looks good. This Sentra is capable of 240 hp off the Juke NISMO’s turbo 1.8-liter 4cyl – which is great for a Sentra. Nissan unveiled the Sentra NISMO concept at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show, just a couple days after introducing the GT-R NISMO. This brings a smile to my face.