Mike Essa's Rise to the Championship

As Mike Essa stood atop the final podium of the 2013 Formula D season and accepted his trophy as the season champion, he made history in more ways than one. Essa is the eighth different champion in Formula D’s 10 year existence, and overcame a blow [ … ]

Scion Tuner Challenge

Scion, a division of Toyota exclusive to North America, launched its flagship offering, the FR-S, for the 2013 model year. The investment required to develop a new front-engine, rear-wheel drive platform is significant, so Toyota teamed with Subaru [ … ]

DMCC Rookie 2013

The fight for the 2013 DMCC Rookie of the Year ended up being pretty easy for Maxime Lemoine this past season. Not only did Max take the Rookie of the Year title, he also came within a few points of taking home the overall 2013 Championship. For th [ … ]

2013 DMCC Champ - Francis Tasse

The 2013 DMCC season was one of the craziest seasons to date and with 8 rounds it was also the longest season DMCC has ever had. The championship came down to the very last round at Sanair where Francis Tasse took home his first championship as a DMC [ … ]

Eric Belec Interview


Drifting has come a long way since it first became popular in Canada. The DMCC series has been getting bigger every year despite the economy, lack of sponsors, etc. But former DMCC President Eric Belec has been at the forefront of helping the series [ … ]

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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 [ … ]

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