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Subaru BRZ GT-300

Posted: 29th May 2012 by Nick in JDM Engines, Racing
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When it comes to JDM there is nothing like the GT300 and GT500. One of the newest cars to the track is the all new Subaru BRZ GT300. The car itself looks really great, but they manage to make it look even better by making a great video. The cinematography in this movie is just […]

About a month ago we (my wife and I) bought a used JDM Toyota Starlet Glanza V. Since it has more room and cargo space than our roadster (JDM Miata), it became my wife’s car. Now, she has never really cared about cars. As long as they start and stop like they are supposed to […]

Got a video in my Youtube inbox today and I thought I would share it. There has been a lot of media surrounding the new Toyota FT-86 and the Subaru BRZ lately. I actually visited the Subaru Showroom in Shinjuku, Tokyo hoping to get a look at it myself (unfortunately, they were promoting the new […]

I just got back from an 8 day trip to Tokyo/Nagano. The reason I was in Tokyo was for a friend’s wedding, but when I was on the streets I did try to take a few pictures of cars. To be honest, there were more cars that I missed due to timing (couldn’t get the […]

For a little while I wasn’t really thinking too much about cars. I know what you are thinking. How can you not think about cars?! I hear you. I spend a lot of time thinking about my car and am always looking for a new project to start. Unfortunately, there were a few things that […]

If you are reading this page, then you are most likely a fan of tuning your car. However, when we are adding various parts, there is usually one part of the car we leave untouched, the driver. Without a good driver, it doesn’t matter how good a car is, it’s not going to perform well. […]

I have basically been getting bad gas mileage since I bought my Miata almost a year ago. I wasn’t expecting to be driving a hybrid, but 18 mpg just seemed a bit too low for a 1.8l, even if it is a “little” sporty. I set about trying to make it run better and more […]

Cleaning the drains Living in a sub-tropical environment, we get a lot of rain. Without the proper maintenance that rain will get inside the Miata’s convertible top. As I recently found out during one of our latest downpours. These instructions are for a 99 JDM Miata Mx-5 NB, but should work on other models too. […]