A huge thank you to Hisaaki Murakami, president of J’s Racing Japan for letting me try and evaluate their newest product “Gas Smoother”. Mr. Murakami of J’s Racing and Teramoto Racing came to visit the USA for our second annual T-REV tech day at the shop I work at, Inspire USA (www.inspire-usa.com). Mr. Murakami wanted […]Read more "J’S RACING GAS SMOOTHER REVIEW (Part 1)"
I met Fred in mid 2006 through mutual friends and meets at the time. I’ve heard of his execution on builds on other cars, which are pretty on point in terms of cleanliness, functionality, and aesthetics. Fred does not cut corners. His style is you either do it right, or…. no, there is no or, […]Read more "REMASTERED: FRED CHAPMAN’S EK CIVIC (ver.FEB2007)"
I met Randy back in early 2004 at a local Honda-Tech meet. If you’re a Honda guy, you’ve seen Randy’s EG in one of his many unforgettable stages. His most famous set up is the Crow Bumper with Backyard Special front lip. Randy is a friendly, quiet and very humble guy. His car at the […]Read more "REMASTERED: RANDY AUYEUNG’S EG CIVIC (ver.oct.2004)"
As far back as I can remember in the early to mid 90’s, Spoon Sports parts could only be acquired through less than a handful of shops. Every one of them had their own gray market or direct source. Every one of them claimed to be Spoon Sports USA. I remember shops such as Inline […]Read more "REMASTERED: SPOON SPORTS US 2003 TRACK TESTING"
During the time since I graduated from college with a Bachelor Fine Arts degree in Graphic Design (photography minor) in 2001, there was a transition in photo media and technology. I was trained to use a traditional film camera and learning how to process and develop film as well as processing photos using a light […]Read more "REMASTERED: EK SQUAD MEET 2005"
I’m trying to squeeze in some time to do the modifications. I got around to removing the sole off one shoe. It turned out a little more difficult than expected. The glue from the factory fused to the midsole which made be quite frustrated. I ended up cutting the sides off to access the side […]Read more "BACK TO THE FUTURE II: AIR MAG REPLICA MODIFICATION (PART 2)"
A very well balanced pale ale. Pours a golden amber with light head and carbonation. Has just enough hops for a clean finish without overpowering. Great for summer and warm weather relaxation. Another great beer by Deschutes of OregonRead more "BEER TASTING: DESCHUTES MIRROR POND PALE ALE"