2018 was a particularly amazing year, as it contained my first trip to Japan, along with trips to a few of America’s most famous racing circuits. Follow along as I retrace my steps, and discuss my five favorite Front Street Media moments of 2018.
Ford Mustang culture seems to revolve around racing. On the contrary, the segment of automotive culture using air suspension seems to inhabit car shows more frequently than racetracks—that is, unless the air suspension was created with performance in mind.
Near the top of the bucket list for any Japanese automotive enthusiast involves taking a trip to the Land of the Rising Sun. Intertwined into this dream trip is a stop at the behemoth gallery of Japanese tuning known as Tokyo Auto Salon.
It’s that time of year when I get to indulge, and write what was going on in my mind during some of my favorite moments of the past year. Follow along as I walk you through my top four favorite Front Street moments of 2017.
The 30th anniversary of the PRI show contains a market unique to that of its larger, albeit more distracting, older brother in Sin City. There is a key detail however, which makes PRI have an interesting edge over the other, and that is the word “racing” in its name.
In the past 35 years, Flowmaster has become a household name for innovative muffler solutions. We had the incredible opportunity to tour their 165,000 sq-ft facility in West Sacramento, California and learn about their production process.
Gathering an excess of 180,000 manufacturers, buyers, and other assorted industry personnel in one place, the 51st anniversary of the SEMA Show was the biggest and best yet. My Vans and adidas traversed more than nine miles each day of the event to bring you the highlights.
Now celebrating its eighth year, Canibeat’s First Class Fitment has become the Northeast’s mainstay for a unique automotive spectacle that places its emphasis on quality, not quantity. Set in the beautiful fall foliage of Princeton, New Jersey, this event finds its exclusivity in its location on an active private airport near the famous Ivy League school.
This year’s Formula Drift stop in Canada threw a wrench in the series. By pitting drifting’s greats against each other in an all out battle for supremacy in Saint Eustache. We outlasted the rain, the heat, and got our second wind to recap the drama deep into the night.