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Tuner Evolution returned to the Chicago area on October 7th at the Schaumburg Convention Center in Schaumburg, IL. Their 2nd annual event stop in Chicago featured an automotive lifestyle event that showcased the region's hottest customized vehicles in a competition for top honors. www.tuner-evolution.com

R1 Concepts Open House presented by 742 Marketing

Between slotted, drilled, personalized, or all three, R1 has it all. They also supply brake pads and big break kits. When it comes to Performance brake Parts, many have chosen R1 Concepts. To show their appreciation to the industry that keeps them alive, they held an Open House Car Meet which was hosted by 742 Marketing. The lot where they are located in La Habra, CA is small, but with the street being a Cul De Sac the cars lined up along the street and filled each driveway. The saying, “Quality over Quantity” definitely applied at this event. All makes…

Prestige Wheelhouse Grand Opening Meet & Greet

The state of Maryland showed support for one of its own. Prestige Wheelhouse, with Byron Mapp on the helm, strives in providing the automotive aftermarket community with the best in customer service and availability in product (tire, wheel, suspension). So it was no surprise that hundreds of enthusiasts, and their vehicles, were in attendance at the Prestige Wheelhouse Grand Opening, hosted by SoTrendy and Maryland Motor Club, at the Meade Senior High School in Junction, Maryland on April 2nd. Cars, DJ (The Kid), food trucks, dyno, vendors, car wash, giveaways and games and contests were on-site to provide the attendees…

Import Face-Off 2010: Noble, OK

Text and Photos by Import Face-Off The seventh annual Nos Energy Drink’s IMPORT FACE-OFF at Thunder Valley Raceway in Noble, Oklahoma was usually in mid April but had to be canceled due to continuous rain. It was re-booked with Thunder Valley Raceway for June 13 after locals DEMANDED a reschedule date. All FWD competition racers were looking to take out series points leader, Aaron Lopez from San Antonio, TX in his 98' Honda Civic. Aaron had a $300 bounty put on his head for his controversial win over Tony Palo at the Dallas IFO back in April (late stage). Tony…

SPOCOM 2014: Richmond, CA

On Saturday, May 10, 2014, SPOCOM amazed attendees with "The Ultimate Consumer & Trade Show" at The Craneway Pavilion in Richmond, CA. The team at SPOCOM HQ in Southern California (Rommel, Paul and Tricia), once again, worked with their northern counterpart, Cary Inayoshi in San Jose, for attendees to witness over 300 customized cars, trucks and bikes competing for one of the most prestigious trophies - the SPOCOM "spear". The nation's hottest industry models at the Model Lounge and in the sexy bikini contest gave the show-goers an excuse to keep their cameras at the ready (and at full zoom).…