Don’t Sleep — Dream.

Fatlace Driver Highlight: Gabe Ronquillo It’s more fun to drive a slow car fast than a fast car slowly. Nothing represents this better than Gabe Ronquillo and his 2012 Civic Si on the starting grid at Sonoma’s HPDE (High Performance Driving Event). In an area dominated by high horsepower and big budgets, Gabe reminds us:…

Dear Summer Pt.1

Winter is here. Maybe not officially, but last week’s weather sure said otherwise. The brief dusting of Canadian snow sent us hunting for our parkas and rushing to mount the snow tires. Yes – quite depressing, but as car enthusiasts its a routine we endure for the love of the game. Rather than sulk, I’m…

Meeting your idols

If you are into exotics then normally Europe would be the place to head.  Japan doesn’t often spring to mind when you say ‘Ferrari’…until now. Normally Ferrari’s don’t make Katherine go ooh ahh, although when it’s owned by Kato-san from Liberty Walk and infused with a bit of Japanese ingenuity it’s a different story.  Not…

Behind the Build: Scosche x Hurley FJ Cruiser

The second of two project vehicles from the past year was a Toyota FJ Cruiser for a new client, Scosche Electronics. The first project was a Subaru STI that debuted at SEMA back in November. The FJ Cruiser made its debut at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) just a couple weeks back. The build took…

Behind the Build: Scosche x Alpinestars Subaru STI

Recently I was commissioned by Scosche Electronics to re-vamp an existing show car (Subaru STI) that they own to keep it current as well as give it a lifestyle feel, while showcasing their XD line of products. Scosche is mainly known as the innovator for car audio installation hardware and portable electronic accessories. They also…

Move it like Bernie!

Bernie’s car is definitely like no other I’ve seen! And although he used this as his daily he keeps it slammed, driving it through some of the worst roads on the east coast (VA Beach). Enjoy this quick post!

Yokohama ADVAN DRIFTing 35 GT-R

Ben Sopra styling, Advan Drifting R35 GT-R. This was Nomuken’s car for drifting then they decided to scrap it because of it not being that competitive. They still turned it into a drift car producing 1000hp. Here’s a video of the car with a blown turbo doing mighty good on the track drifting with Driver…

Fatlace visits Enkei

We cruised by an Enkei’s factory in Nagoya, Japan while we were with Itchy from AME. Enkei if you don’t know is thee largest wheel manufacturer in the world. They produce wheels for almost all Japanese car brands as well as other car manufacturers in the business. You see their wheels in F1 to Rally…