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The automotive industry is a complex business. Consumer demands and expectations are always shifting, and what’s interesting today becomes dull and boring tomorrow. The few models that do become timeless are usually one-hit wonders for the automake [ … ]

Subwoofers for Dummies


Picking the perfect subwoofer for your system is as hard as picking the perfect car. It’s a delicate balance of wants, needs and performance, and one that is best executed with the help of an experienced salesperson or installer. Let’s take a look at [ … ]

DMCC: 2013 Preview


The 2013 DMCC season is about to start and there are a number of changes sure to bring excitement to drivers and fans alike.  After last season, the DMCC announced that the Pro-Am category will merge with the Pros. With the merger, the events gr [ … ]

10 Changes for Formula D's 10th Season


As Formula D enters its 10th season of competition, there have been a number of off-season changes. From new championships to changes in sponsorship, keeping up with the shuffling has been hectic to say the least. PASMAG is proud to be a major media [ … ]

V to the I to the P


I have been asked several times over the years, “What makes a car a VIP CAR?”  That’s when I reply, “It all depends on what part of the world we are standing in.”

It’s very simple and something we tend not to make overly complicated, pronouncin [ … ]

Formula Drift Preview: Behind the Builds


Each year, Formula D drivers make the difficult decision whether to simply rebuild and upgrade their current for the upcoming season, or start from scratch with a new build. There will be no less than 10 brand-new builds debuting at Formula D’s kicko [ … ]

12 Volt Insider: I'm Afraid to Change my Radio

Is your dash round or oval? Is it integrated with the controls such as your air conditioner? Does your OEM system lack additional features? Is is hard to use? Does is sound like crap? Do you lease your vehicle? Are you afraid to change the OEM radio? [ … ]

USDM Special: Roadshows, Hot Wheels and Import Roots

Hi. My name is Neil Tjin from Vortech Superchargers and the Tjin Edition RoadShow. For those PASMAG readers that do not know me, I have been involved in the automotive aftermarket industry for over 15 years. What started off as a hobby back in high s [ … ]

Fast and Furious Through the Years


Written by Steven Loung | Photography by NBC Universal
Since the turn of the new millennium, film-going car enthusiasts have looked to The Fast and the Furious (FnF) to fulfill their big screen needs for thrilling action, sexy ladies and hot car [ … ]

Ken Block Interview.MO opt


Ken Block is to Gymkhana YouTube videos what Paul Walker is to the Fast & Furious Hollywood movie franchise. We caught up with Paul one day while on his way to work at his own performance in California, but we literally had to go the end of the E [ … ]

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