The World Wide Web is constantly advancing with each passing day and it has had a massive effect on the way the automotive world interacts. The technological advancements have drastically changed the exposure that cars receive as they are shared throughout forum threads, blogs, and fan pages. Where cars were once unveiled at the long-awaited shows each year, we now enjoy the instant gratification that the internet offers.
It’s an argument that finds its way into discussions in every car show parking lot and enthusiast garage. Spanner wrenches and elbow grease are pitted against control switches and compressors. The debate gets heated as claims that your car isn’t low enough until your subframe hits asphalt are met with remarks that “airride is cheating”.
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The opening round of Formula Drift is just days away, and with each passing hour, the internet presents new glimpses freshly unveiled drift cars for the 2013 season. Our friend Ryan Tuerck has hopped out of his S13 and is now polioting a brand new Scion FR-S, built by Portland Speed Industries and powered by a built 2JZ. In this latest video produced by the talent at YAER, we get a sneak peek at some testing and shake-down runs.
Levis 501s, Coca Cola, and Hershey’s: successful originals in our everyday lives are easy to recognize. In the automotive world, impacting originals are defined only by their lineage. To point out the original BMW 3 series in a lineup may be difficult for the casual automotive enthusiast.
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In a day and age when people seem to lean towards the outlandish or radical, it leaves those with a simplistic beauty standing out of the crowd. Every piece complimenting next whether it is inside or out, which all comes together to create a stunning result. The result is carefully calculated with each modification, everything has to be perfect down to the minute details.