Article Index
ALL STAR STATUS
Vaughn Gittin Jr.
Calvin Wan
Tyler McQuarrie
Dai Yoshihara
Darren McNamara
All Pages

Tyler McQuarrie 018_opt

Tyler McQuarrie
Age: 30
Hometown: Danville, CA
Years Drifting: 5
www.tylermcquarrie.com

Tyler earned significant notice when he became co-champion of the highly popular 2008 Redline Time Attack. It was his accomplishments in this competition and his strong efforts in many Formula Drift events that got him noticed by Team Falken, and in 2009, Tyler becomes a new member of the squad, driving a V8-powered Nissan 350Z convertible on Falken Azenis RT-615 tires; a very potent combination. And on the subject of combinations, when you name your firstborn daughter McLaren, there's no question this man has oil pumping through his veins and tremendous control at the pedals. He is a dangerous addition to the 2009 Falken Drift Team.

Tyler McQuarrie Drift _opt Tyler McQuarrie 014_opt

Falken Nissan 350Z Convertible

  • 6.7L Hasselgren Aluminum V8
  • Seibon hood and rear over fenders
  • Ings +1 Body kit
  • Enkei RPF1 wheels
  • Front: 255/40-18 Azenis RT615 Rear: 295/40-18 Azenis RT615
  • Tein Coilovers
  • Sparco Safety Equipment
  • Wilwood front and rear big brake kit
  • Motec M800



More Vehicle Features

Identity Crisis: David Huang's 2001 Porsche 996

Written by Dave Pankew | Photos by RCH Designs While the majority of the Japanese performance aftermarket has been focusing on Sport Compact applications, many enthusiasts don’t know about their efforts with the Exotics. Virtually every popular Japanese tuner dabbles…
Read More

Monster Maker: Kenny Tran's Nissan GT-R

Written by Micky Slinger | Photos by Pepper Yandell There is a place in Garland, Texas where monsters are born. You may have been told there were (or weren’t) monsters under your bed when you were younger. Well, Jotech Motorsports…
Read More

Rick Bottom's 2011 Chevrolet Cruze LTZ

The trials and tribulations of the North American auto industry shook the world a few years back. We almost lost two of the Big Three companies. If not for a little government intervention, things could be very different than they…
Read More

Born to Slide: DMCC 1997 Nissan 240SX

Dave Briggs’ car is built for one main purpose: to be very competitive no matter what track or event it’s at. It is a car that spends a lot of time in the trailer being transported back and forth going…
Read More

2004 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution VIII: Raffy Bautista

As with any project, it’s the finishing moves that define how people will judge it. In the field of Architecture, you can design the most structurally sound and advanced framework but if you cut corners on the fit and finishing,…
Read More