World Finals Soundfest Champion: Paul Adams' 2008 Lexus GS460

World Finals Soundfest Champion: Paul Adams' 2008 Lexus GS460

Paul Adams has always had a thing for big body reliable sedans, and had already built a Lexus GS300 before he started his 2008 Lexus GS460 build. Having been around the car audio scene since the late 1990s, it was only natural progression that the GS460 ended up with a quality audio system.

With an emphasis on a stealth install that maintained his vehicle’s practicality, the system is damn near invisible from inside the cabin. Today, he competes in MECA’s Street Class.

01 Paul Adams 2008 Lexus GS460 MECA pasmag builds to follow

ESSENTIALS

Owner: Paul Adams
Location: Harbor City, CA
Vehicle: 2008 Lexus GS460
Club: True TRU Technology
Competition: MECA

SOCIAL

Instagram: @palldat

WHEELS / TIRES

  • Niche Targa Amethyst wheels - 20-inch
  • Toyo Proxes 4 Plus - 235/35/20 (f), 275/30/20 (r)

CHASSIS / SUSPENSION

  • HKS Hipermax IV coilovers

EXTERIOR

  • 6K HID headlight bulbs
  • LED fog lights

AUDIO / MOBILE ELECTRONICS

  • Apple (iPad Pro 9.7, iPhone XS Max)
  • HiBy R6 Pro DAP
  • Samsung Note4
  • Alpine PXE-0850s DSP
  • TRU Technology (custom 4-channel class-A line amplifier, custom 8-channel line amplifier)
  • Audio Development (MM1 tweeters, custom 2-way passive rear fill)
  • ESA Bass 3-inch mid-range speakers
  • W600 mid-bass
  • Vipera 15-inch subwoofer
  • Bespoke Mobile Audio custom cables and interconnects

SPONSORS

  • LEXService
  • TRU Technology
  • Bespoke Mobile Audio

PHOTO GALLERY

Related Articles

Car Audio Sponsorship: What Does It Really Take? Car Audio Sponsorship: What Does It Really Take?
We’ve all seen them; a patchwork of logos carefully applied on a car, truck or uniform. We see them as the upper crust. The elite. How else could they...
The Future of Integration The Future of Integration
Your Radio is Smart. Very, Very Smart. Some would even say it’s indispensable. By and large, they’re right. Gone are the days of the radio being just...
New Ground Zero 25th Year Anniversary Component Set New Ground Zero 25th Year Anniversary Component Set
Dania Beach, FL July 21st - HKI SOUNDIGITAL USA - What better way to celebrate our 25th year in the audio game than to release a Limited Edition kit,...
Dynamat SuperLite Sound Damping Material Dynamat SuperLite Sound Damping Material
30% Lighter. 30% Thinner. Dynamat SuperLite is a high-efficiency sound damping material used to stop noise and vibration in your automobile. It is...
EXOContralto: Teacher. Mad Scientist. Audiophile. The Ultimate DIY Guy! EXOContralto: Teacher. Mad Scientist. Audiophile. The Ultimate DIY Guy!
If you are a fan of car audio, you’ve probably heard one name: EXOContralto. With 1,400 videos on multiple channels, over 500 thousand followers and...
DS18 PRO-TW420.8 1.75 DS18 PRO-TW420.8 1.75" Super Tweeter with Bullet 8 Ohms (Single)
The Pro TW 420.8 has all the characteristics of our best-selling counterpart except now we offer them in 8-ohm for even more possibilities of...