Car Audio Championship 2016: MECA World Finals

Held in partnership with the Car Audio Championship event in Louisville, KY, the MECA car audio club presented its best Finals event with a record 62 vehicles participating in Sound Quality League contests. The Sound Pressure League contests featured the closest scores and high level competition for the bass and loud music competitors. Of special note was the Dueling Demos matches with Anthony Caldwell (Team Xtreme/True Bass/XS Power) from Knoxville, TN, taking the World Championship in the most advanced class, Extreme, with his incredible 70-plus-speaker mobile music van. Dueling Demos is a loud music contest, with bumper to bumper challenge…

Modified End of the Season Bash 2014: Napierville, QC

Modified: End of the Season Bash was the last (big) event of the season. The event took place at Napierville Dragway in Napierville, Quebec on Monday, October 13 (Canada Thanksgiving). The Modified show was put on by the guys at Auto Acethetics, the team behind the super popular, Exclusive Monday meets. The event was also organized in conjunction with Car Fever, who also puts on some of the biggest car events in Quebec during the summer. What made Modified special was that it was a combination of 4 different events all combined into one - the Castrol Shoot-Out, the last…

Tokyo Auto Salon 2014: Mihama-ku, Chiba, Japan

The Tokyo Auto Salon 2014 was, at least for me, a great weekend filled with all manners of entertainment and spectacle. Whether you enjoyed it or not came down to how you viewed the weekend or, more specifically, what you were looking for. In my case, as always, this meant going in with an open mind to uncover some of the gems the show was bound to hold. This also meant getting there before anyone else did, so I found myself prowling the halls on the Thursday set up, one night before the floodgates opened to the press and general…