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 bas [ … ]

01 Slamology Low Notes Garage PASMAG 6 Fi Audio 15s

Slamology has grown over the years to become one of the biggest Car Audio Contests in the world. For 2017, in their 14th year, they hosted four different competition organizations at the same time (DB Drag, MECA, IASCA, USACi) and had competitors f [ … ]

USDrift Rd1 Summit Point WV 2017 PASMAG 121

USDrift returned to Summit Point Motorsports Park, the site of the very first USDrift competition in 2002, to kick off the 2017 season on one of the hardest courses USDrift has ever held events on. Rookie USDrift competitor Ricky Hofmann, in his On [ … ]

Hot Import Nights AZ Play 5 Multimedia 2017 PASMAG 49

Hot Import Nights (HIN) presented by Valvoline at WestWorld of Scottsdale has quickly cemented itself as one of HIN’s best yearly events! HIN’s Summer Concert Series with Power 98.3 & 96.1 radio featured headliner’s DJ Kim Lee [ … ]

110 Eurokracy Montreal Micky Slinger 2017 PASMAG

It's been a few years since I was first told that I absolutely had to go to Eurokracy, and since then, I've been bombarded by friends, colleagues, complete strangers, and even the organizer himself to get myself out to Quebec to check out the large [ … ]

Fitted Lifestyle Toronto 2017 PASMAG 29

Fitted is a special show for the car scene in Ontario, Canada. As it's probably the earliest show in the season, it acts as a season opener of sorts for everyone involved in the tight-knit community of a scene out here. This is the first chance for [ … ]


When you think of Savannah, Georgia, what is the first thing that comes to mind? Is it the beautiful beaches, is it the iconic Talmadge Memorial Bridge, is it the fact that you can order your beer or mixed drink in a to-go cup, or is it the annual [ … ]

CC2K17 Corpus Christi TX 2017 PASMAG 48

One of the largest automotive weekends just concluded in South Texas as the Cricket Wireless CC2K17 show presented by Authentic NY Pizza brought together enthusiasts from both the race world and the car show world in Texas.  The event, benefit [ … ]

10 Golden Week Japan Wekfest PASMAG

Golden Week is a week in Japan that contains a cluster of holidays that adds up to a whole week off. Our contributor, Ken Au, planned his trip to Japan with the help of Simon Chan from Lost Royalty during this relaxing period, spending his tim [ … ]

Formula Drift Rd3 FDATL 2017 PASMAG 53

Formula DRIFT Black Magic Pro Championship presented by BlackVue Dash Cameras returned to Road Atlanta, home of the inaugural Formula DRIFT event 14 years ago. James Deane in the Worthouse Drift Team / Falken Tire Nissan 240 takes the vic [ … ]

Fitted Toronto 2013: Brampton, Ontario

On what has become an annual tradition, the staff at Stretch & Poke! launched another stellar event on May 25th. Text by David Soo. Photos by Randi Bentia As expected, this year’s fourth installment of Fitted drew double the attendance than the previous year. Over 750 cars converged onto the Brampton Fairgrounds in Caledon, Ontario to showcase with the best. New to 2013, the Fairgrounds served as a welcome upgrade to accommodate Fitted’s measurable growth in attendance. Automotive enthusiasts from surrounding areas gathered, including a noticeable inclusion of participants from Montreal and the American tri-state area. This was clear proof…

DMCC 2014 Round 1: Ste-Croix, QC

It seems that at the start of every DMCC series season that rain and wet conditions are in the forecast. Sure enough, Round 1 of the 2014 DMCC series, which took place at the RiverSide Speedway in St Croix, Quebec on Sunday, May 25, 2014, was a wet one. Besides the wet conditions, the event itself started off good. During the first driver’s meeting of the day, I spotted Scion Racing driver, Pat Cyr, out with his FR-S and showing-off its new livery. The judges made it very clear to the drivers that with the wet conditions they were going…

KMS Drift 2014: Rockingham, NC

KMS Drift first stop in North Carolina for 2014 was a smoking success!! There was smoke in the air at all times from drag racing to drifting. In all, we had over 500 spectators for our opening Sunday event!! 105 drag racers and over 20 participated in Drifting. This was the first of 3 stops at the legendary Rockingham Dragway (“The Rock”) for 2014. The next KMS Night Drift will happen August 2rd and will start at 5 until?? The final KMS Drift event at “The Rock” will be November 9th (Drift & Drag Finals). Join KMS for our Monthly…

Import Face-Off 2011: Crofton, MD

Photos by Cliff Wallace In the FWD class, Chris “The Magician” Miller struggled to even qualify as he was forced to back out during the first round due to a leak in the burnout box. For his second, nail-biting attempt, Chris almost hit the wall as his Orange-camo Civic jerked hard left and crossed the center line, which made that pass ineligible as a qualifier. Before his third and final attempt at qualifying, Chris was expected to only peddle across the line to take the low risk number 8 qualifying position. Instead of taking an easy pass, The Magician went…