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01 Street Driven Tuner Evo Hyperfest 2017 PASMAG

Street Driven Tour, in collaboration with Tuner Evolution and U.S. Drift, recently helped kick off the 16th-annual HyperFest automotive celebration at Virginia International Raceway (VIR), starting their own 2017 event season with three days of bash-style drifting, NASA-sanctioned road racing, rally and off-road driving, a Tuner Evolution car show, vendor support, live music and entertainment, Drift Mini Games, and lots more.

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NASA-sanctioned road racing and time trials occurred all weekend on VIR’s 3.27-mile, 18-turn Full Course. Filling two of the run groups was a large and diverse field of roughly 80 entrants of the 2017 Tire Rack® Ultimate Track Car Challenge (UTCC), presented by Grassroots Motorsports magazine—a time-attack styled event that invited basically any competitive track machine out to compete.

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Exedy Rally Rides and Rage Buggy Rides occurred throughout the weekend along VIR’s rally stage, inviting participants to get some fresh dirt on their rally machines and UTVs, or keep theirs clean while riding along in others’.

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"A Child's Smile" Charity Car Show

It was a long time in the making, and all began with the Scion scene in a car team called Revoluscion. Jeoffrey Maldonado and Eric Lopez met at one of the weekly meets in downtown Los Angeles and this was where it all began. After a few years of attending shows together as a team, both had their own sense of business and went separate ways. Jeff with 742 Marketing and Eric with Geisha Events; while the past year went by many affiliations were made on both sides and the foundations grew to be strong. Eric took control of the…

USDrift 2015 Round 1: Alton, Virginia

May 3rd, 2015 - USDrift Round 1; Jonathan Nerren takes the lead at VIR. Text by Brian Eggert. Photos by Flim Flam Media USDrift returned to one of the most scenic and challenging racetracks in the country this past weekend for the first round of the 2015 USDrift PRO/AM Series. The event took place on the 1.1-Mile Patriot Course that sits nestled inside the famous 3.27-Mile Full Course. Jonathan Nerren from Concord, NC and his LS3 powered 1995 Magnuson Superchargers Nissan 240SX running on Achilles Radial tires took the top spot on the podium after qualifying second earlier in the…

Tuner Evolution 2014: Philadelphia, PA

Jay Martinez and his camp hosted Tuner Evolution on August 2, 2014 at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Philadelphia, PA. Our contributing photographer, Kevin Choi of KC Image was on-site to take coverage for us. www.tuner-evolution.com. Text by Randi Bentia. Photos by Kevin Choi Featured in PAS 2014 Scion special edition issue, Josh Croll // Croll's Customs 2014 Scion tC pops his trunk lid to showcase a clean interior with custom roll-cage. Tas Memon // Tasimaging|Photography rolls in this BMW. Brittani Paige on-stage during the bikini contest. Toyo Tires equipped Mitsubishi Evolution. Kiet Hong's Liberty Walk LB Performance body-armored…

SEMA 2012: Scion Media Preview

Each year, Scion holds a special media preview a week before SEMA to showcase some of the builds that will be at the SEMA show. With the launch of the Scion FR-S this year, there's already much pre-show hype about the car, and Scion plans to add to that. Three select tuners each were given an FR-S and $15k to build it for the annual Tuner Showdown. This year's competitors were Daniel Song from Los Angeles, John Toca from Chicago, and Chris Basselgia from Pennsylvania. In addition, a handful of top Scion partners were given cars to build that will…