Mark Yuen 2007 Lexus LS460 PASMAG Lead

Mark Yuen is going out with a bang!

We all have to start from somewhere, and for most of us, it isn't the top. We struggle and train ourselves in order to advance to the level where we want to be at. And even through all t [ … ]

Bulletproof Automotive BMW Z4 GT Continuum PASMAG Lead

Variant: The Z4 GT Continuum will always be "in".

Style is completely subjective, which is why there's so much controversy as to what is "in" and what isn't. We've all heard the words "form follows function" from every armchair racer too many time [ … ]

2012 Infiniti G37 Daren Singh TBGLIVE PASMAG Lead

Once an Infiniti owner, always an Infiniti owner. At least that’s the case for Daren Singh.

As the story so often goes, Singh’s passion for sports cars and high-horsepower engines comes from the time he spent as a y [ … ]

Choi Durante Civic TBGLIVE Elite Tuner Lead

Building your first car is a lot like raising your first child: time and effort seem immeasurable, mistakes made seem irreversible, and its success on the street relies on support received at home.

The relationship between Choi [ … ]

Andrew Juarez 2012 Scion tC TBGLIVE PASMAG VinnyMac Lead v2

The 2012 Scion tC is Andrew Juarez’s first build.

Intending to keep the tC stock until finding the perfect project, Juarez began simply enough by bolting on rims and installing a body kit. That is, until he found himself [ … ]

Michael Big Oki Muller 2004 VW Touran PASMAG Lead

When Michael “Big Oki” Muller sets his mind to building a demo vehicle, you better believe its going to be a one-of-a-kind build. What you see before you is a 2004 VW Touran, which is unlike any Volkswagen you have e [ … ]

Jagjiven Dulku VW Jetta TBGLIVE PASMAG Lead

Often times when a person reaches the finish line, achieving a goal they’ve set out for themselves years in the past, it becomes undoubtedly clear that the path they’ve taken was not the one originally laid out. No&n [ … ]

Alex Ching 1989 Nissan 240SX Odyvia Silvia Lead

ALEX CHING PURCHASED THE BARE SHELL OF THIS 1989 NISSAN 240SX IN 2011 AND, THOUGH IT LOOKED LIKE A WRECK, HE AND HIS FRIENDS WENT RIGHT TO WORK TO BRING OUT ITS FULL POTENTIAL INSPIRED BY PAST BUILDS.

So what makes th [ … ]

Brian McCann 2005 Nissan 350Z Tuner Battlegrounds Lead

THERE’S A TURNING POINT WHEN SOMETHING THAT STARTED OUT AS A HOBBY BECOMES A LIFESTYLE; WHEN SOMETHING YOU LIKE OR ARE INTERESTED IN BECOMES SOMETHING YOU LOVE. TUNING VEHICLES IS SUCH A GREAT EXAMPLE OF THAT. YOU START OUT SMALL AND WORK YOU [ … ]

Shaun Nandlall 2000 Toyota Celica GTS TBGLIVE PASMAG Lead

Shaun Nandlall of Brampton, Ontario, was introduced to the Toyota brand at a young age, thanks to his brother. Shaun’s first car was an ‘89 Celica GT-Four, and now after going through the fourth, fifth and sixth [ … ]

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