As the line of competitors grew in size much sooner than expected, IFO organizer’s opened the gates early to ensure every enthusiast got in and registered in time for the show. Competing car clubs included Team 16 Niss, Import All Stars, Team Ikon, Team Sunworks, Team 5 Star, Team Epik, GM Tuners of Houston and Team Next Stage.

Written by Mark Pereira Photos by Mark Ventulan and Matt Lindsey

Import Face-Off Houston Raceway Park Houston, TX 

As if things weren’t already big enough in Texas, this special Houston event marked the 100th Import Face-Off (IFO) [ … ]

Import Face Off treated fans to a full day of impressive action, as this drag race / car show series continues to fill the void left by other tuner lifestyle events and is rapidly spreading in popularity among enthusiasts. For full results, scheduled events and more visit www.importfaceoff.net.

Written by Mark Pereira Photos by Mark Ventulan and Matt Lindsey

Import Face-Off Gainesville Raceway Gainesville, FL

Import Face Off sure proved the Florida import scene is still hotter than the middle of summer, as they packed a full-h [ … ]

It goes without saying that you can predict many of the top builds for Tokyo Auto Salon. Back in the day, VeilSide used to take the title for the most outrageous builds, but these days it is shared amongst players like: HKS, RE Amemiya and aftermarket retail giant Super AutoBACs.

Every year we put our daily lives on hold and hop on a plane for Tokyo Auto Salon (TAS). After 13 hours living it up in First Class, we arrive in Japan the following day after crossing the International Date Line. The first order of business when y [ … ]

Taking place in Las Vegas, NV means CES is the perfect excuse for catching up with old friends and rubbing elbows with some new ones, both at the show and after hours.

As one of the world’s largest consumer technology tradeshows, the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is the place where audiophiles, gadget junkies and gaming addicts all unite. With over 3-million square feet of products, technology and pr [ … ]

Import Face-Off 2011: Woodburn, OR

Photos by Cliff Wallace - www.importfaceoff.net Woodburn, Oregon IMPORT FACE-OFF on September 25th, 2011: A very special thank you to the avid Import fans who risked the weather cancelation to support this second 2011 Oregon Import Face-Off event. Off and on soaking rain caused for a washout with the drag racing portion of this event. Even though all other activities took place, spectators can use their IFO arm band for full credit into any future event. Best of show for a second time this year went to Jamarri Whiteside (Mitsubishi Evo) who beat out Washington Import Face-Off B.O.S. winner, Travis…

Fresh Meet Summer Bash 2014: Union, NJ

Written by Randi Bentia | Photos By Dante Damanti The 3rd annual Fresh Meet Summer Bash was held at Kean University in Union, New Jersey on Sunday, July 13, 2014. Our Northeast contributing photographer, Dante Damanti // DDamanti Photography, was on-location to capture this amazing event/meet. Rey Pagan (Founder) and staff of Fresh Meet continue to deliver and organize an event worthy of traveling 8+ hours, possibly even more. Thousands of car enthusiasts travel from all parts of the North East for such event, along with their Spring meet titled, Spring Bash. For more on the Fresh Meet community and…

Scion Art Show

Check out the latest from the World of Scion. Held at an LA art gallery, the recently unveiled 2011 tC and the rest of the Scion line-up filled the gallery in every state of modification. The leading customs from GReddy, Crawford and the legendary Scion builder Five: Axis were on display complete with live DJ, lots of food and open bar!  …