1996 Mitsubishi FTO GPX rare

FOTD 2018.4.10 (yellow FTO)
* V6 DOHC 2.0L 24V MIVEC
* ROADLEGAL (has valid “sha-ken” cert)
* MAZDA Sunflower Yellow repaint
* ONLY just 71,000km/44,120mi actual
* WEDS 16inch wheels
* TOYO R1R 205/50 tires (lots of tread)
* PERFORMANCE air cleaner
* UV cut window tint (legal)
* FRONT brake rotors replaced
* ACRE Formula700 brake rotors
* ACRE Super Fighter rotors (extra set) Continue reading

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Word of the Day: Tsuru Tsuru

WOTD 3.15.2018 (tsuru tsuru) FIN 2

Daily Japanese lesson! What do YOU want to learn?

Today: ツルツル (tsuru-tsuru) describes surfaces which both appear to be, and actually are, smooth, slippery, and the like. Icy winter roads are tsuru-tsuru. Worn-out tires are tsuru-tsuru. Waxed floors, billiard balls, ramen noodles and Hobbs’/Dom’s heads are all tsuru-tsuru.

1997 Honda Integra Type-R

FOTD 2018.2.16 (97 Integra Type R)
* DOHC 1.8L VTEC (yo)
* KTS coilover suspension
* SPOON center pipe
* SPOON rear window decal (+15hp)
* PERFORMANCE exhaust manifold
* TOYO Proxes R1R high-grip tires
* TOWER bar
* UPGRADED radiator cap
* UPGRADED green valve cover
* 35φ deep type steering wheel
* MESH brake hosing
* SPC front upper arms
* FENDER housed support bracing bar
* NGK plug cords
* 5ZIGEN (probably) exhaust manifold
* ROADLEGAL (has valid “sha-ken” cert)
Continue reading

1997 Toyota Starlet Glanza V

FOTD 2017.10.17 (starlet glanza bluesilver) FINAL* 4EFTE 1.3L intercooled turbo 5MT
* HKS blow-off valve
* HKS boost gauge
* HKS turbo timer
* TRUST e-Manage
* BUDDYCLUB racing spec 2
* HKS heavy-duty actuators
* SILKROAD(?) full coilovers
* F:18k, R:14k
* NEW clutch
* HEAVYDUTY engine mounts (DIY)
* AERO wiper blades (+20hp gain)
* FACTORY optional aero kit
* ROADLEGAL (has valid “sha-ken” cert) Continue reading

1991 Honda CR-X glasstop widebody

FOTD 2017.6.5 (CRX widebody glasstop) FINAL* RARE glasstop roof
* B16A DOHC engine
* VTEC (yo)
* FRP lightweight hood
* ONEOFF front over fenders
* REAR bumper cut
* CHOPPED trunk
* CHOPPED liver
* ONEOFF exhaust w/ center exit
* COILOVER suspension
* LOWER arms
* UPPER arms
* RAYS TE37 15inch wheels
* F:8.5J, R:8J
* TOYO R1R tires
* ENGINE overhauled
* ENGINE healthy
* SKUNK2 intake (exposed type)
* ROADLEGAL (has valid “sha-ken” cert)
* DAILY driven (commuter car)
* NO problems Continue reading