Monday, December 18, 2017

Car Feature

Honda VIP: Acura TL Type-S

What happens when you mix JDM VIP-style tuning and an uncommon Honda platform? Amazing is what.

Quintessential Canadian Subie: Brad’s WRX STI Hatchback

Subaru's STI hatchback has become a bit of an icon in the tuner scene, especially among Canadians who favor the all-wheel-drive system for year-round driving. Our friend Brad of Canadian Subies went to great lengths to ensure that his 2010 Subaru STI was unique enough to stand out in a crowd and he succeeded. The goal was simple: A...

Red Eye: Lexus IS300 Turbo (Wicked C.A.S.)

Toyota builds their cars like tanks and there is no one that can doubt such a thing, especially when it comes to their luxury brand Lexus. Case in point is the IS300, one of the first Japanese luxury sedans to enter the North American market and reach cult-like status amongst motor heads. Although mostly found in the usual black...

Drifter Toyz – 240SX Drift Car Builds

Drift Toyz takes AMF inside their shop for the build of two unique 240SX drift cars...

James Margeson’s “Day 2 Nite” Chevy S10

In the world of mini trucks, customization is key. But you don't have to tell James Margeson that; he's been building his custom Chevrolet S10 for 17 years! James picked up his truck in 1996, and it was in really rough shape. After years of planning, crafting and a whole lot of trial & error, the finished product looks...

Come Experience the 24 Hours of Le Mans in Toronto

Endurance racing history unfolds this month at the 24 Hours of Le Mans – and you’re invited. To celebrate Ford Motor Company’s return assault on the French classic with its quartet of Multimatic-built Ford GT LMGTE Pro racers, a special event is being hosted by Mini Grid, Toronto’s motorsport-enthusiast retailer. On June 18th and 19th, Toronto’s historic Regent Theatre (551...

Neon Street King: Gary’s Alpha12 GT-R

In the short few years since it arrived on the scene, Nissan's R35 GT-R has been widely adopted as a platform for seriously high-powered street cars. Just when you think you've seen every possible combination of colour, fitment and engine build in Japan's powerhouse, something like Gary's fluorescent yellow GT-R rolls up and changes the game...

Form Over Function: Honda Civic (Elevated)

Being able to spot a stanced car in Canada isn’t exactly a rare and unique sight, as it’s been a growing craze in the past 6 years continent-wide. However, preventative measures to driving stanced cars such as snow, icy or salt coated roads and frigid temperatures leave Canadian tuners with a brief 6 month window...
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