Prestige Wheelhouse Grand Opening 2017 PASMAG 018

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, suspens [ … ]

Formula Drift Round 1 FDLB 2017 Larry Chen PASMAG 11

James Deane Makes His Return to the Series and Takes the Victory!

Formula DRIFT Black Magic Pro Championship presented by BlackVue Dash Cameras kicked off the 14th season with an exciting day of action at the O’Reilly Auto Parts Round 1 [ … ]

Spring Break Nationals 2017 Travis Chin PASMAG 53

Every March, people flock to Spring Break Nationals, held at the Ocean Center in Daytona Beach, Florida, to thaw out and partake in one of the biggest car audio events of the year. For the 31st annual Spring Break Nationals, however, a change in ve [ … ]

Frys Loud and Proud March 2017 MECA PAS 40

The Fry’s Loud and Proud event was held at Fry’s Electronics in Las Vegas, NV on March 18th. Fry’s became a MECA Retail Member this year "in a BIG way, with 34 stores in 9 states,” as stated by Commissioner, Steve Stern, in [ … ]

22 Hot Import Nights Jacksonville FL 2017 PASMAG

Stevenson Automotive Group's Hot Import Nights presented by Valvoline was welcomed enthusiastically to Jacksonville, NC, for their March 11th all-day event! With the help of Sergeant Major Houle, Museum of the Marines, Jacksonville Onslow Sports Co [ … ]

KMS Drift 2017 Rd1 PAS 71

After the drivers dialed-in their new mods and goodies from the Santa's visit in December, and the rust and jitters knocked-off on Saturday's practice runs, the 40+ drivers and 250+ attendees were ready for the 2017 KMS Drift season opener at Rocki [ … ]

Lone Star Throwdown 2017 Conroe TX PAS 78

2017 marked the 6th Anniversary for Lone Star Throwdown (LST), a show that started with humble beginnings by the two creators, Todd “Radar” Hendrex and Lonnie Ford in 2012. Presented by Power Stroke Enginuities (PSE) and taking place in [ … ]

Hot Import Nights Del Mar 2017 Candid Image Group PASMAG 03

Hot Import Nights (HIN) presented by Valvoline opened their 2017 season in beautiful San Diego at the Del Mar Fairgrounds on Saturday, February 4th. With a loyal following, HIN showcased the top vehicles and crews in California. Ira Alani Fouquette [ … ]

Elite Showdown 2017 Las Vegas PASMAG 93

When a beast from the east sets foot in a city that never sleeps, something epic is going to happen. In this case, Ranger Ramirez and Duy Nguyen of Elite Tuner teamed up with Giovanny Ayala of Team Elevate and Elite Throttle Motorsports to organize [ … ]

Freezefest 2017 MECA PAS 01

The 17th Annual Freezefest Is The Biggest In History!

MECA competitors from 8 states enjoyed a huge event at the Lebanon Fairgrounds on Sunday, February 12, 2017. 111 vehicles competed in SQL, SPL and Show & Shine contests.

Jeremy Kough (dB R [ … ]

First Class Fitment: The Pinnacle Of Fitted Car Shows

A sudden series of beeps disturb the peace at 5:30. I reach over, hit snooze on my alarm, and before I know it, it's 6 A.M. As I get out of the shower to get dressed, natural light starts to fill the hotel room and we decide it's time to make our way to the show. Driving through misty New Jersey, we finally pull up to the front gate of the Princeton airport, and it starts to get real. After three years of anticipation, I am finally at First Class Fitment, the pinnacle of events when it comes to fitted…

Import Face-Off 2013: Ennis, TX

Photos by Cliff Wallace for Import Face-Off…

APR Motorsport Returns from Barber 200: Mission Accomplished

The #171 VW DriverGear GTI MK6 Maintains Championship Points Lead While the Perfect Pedal Audi S4 Achieves Best Showing to Date and the #181 GTI MK6 Scores an 8th Place Finish Ian Baas and Ryan Ellis keep their Championship fight alive by finishing in 4th place on the tight and technical Barber Motorsports Park track throughout a tough race that was plagued with cautions.  Kevin and Chris Gleason, Jr. are finding podium pace as each event puts valuable experience under their belts and showed amazing patience while the rest of the field was engaged in race ending maneuvers for some,…

Hot Import Nights 2012: Los Angeles

Yet another beautiful day in Los Angeles, CA. The sun is shining, the breeze glides through, and the traffic never fails us. The foot traffic that is, with the ESPY Awards being setup at the Staples Center, Popcon and Indonesia conventions happening in the opposite halls; people were everywhere. As we leave the sunny bright skies outside, we walk into the dark club atmosphere lit South Hall where Hot Import Nights took over. They had their comeback, "The Return," last December in the exact location. we recall the event being very dark and extremely loud with a DJ at almost…