Let the hype begin

2014 Detroit Auto Show : When Toyota revealed one of its biggest  surprises, the FT-1 concept, rumored to be the successor of the MK4 Supra, fans and tuners from across the globe went crazy because of its design direction. The car’s design screams “endless possibilities”,  for your viewing pleasure we chopped the car with a…

Wheels & The 520

Here’s some photo’s of stuff around the office as well as an update on the Datsun 520 (Scroll Down for 520 update). Most of the stuff are wheels from the cars around the office but here’s a photos of the Futura Design Brakes that will be going into the Nissan Quest / ElGrand project that…

FatlaceTV – Schwert Wagon

Young Choi has been through various Lexus models. Being a Lexus technician himself its no surprise he has an obsession with the make. The latest Lexus project is his 2002 Millennium Silver Lexus IS300 Sportcross on Work Schwert SC2, which is something you nearly never see in terms of model and style. FatlaceTV – Schwert…

Slammed Sundays

With the opening of Illest Orange County, we decided that it was time Illest started to have car meets at the store. Illest Orange County had the combination of a large parking lot and plenty of street parking, so it was easy for us to hold a large car meet. We were also able to…

Lau IS300

Here from Northern California is Jason Lau’s IS300 on Work Equips. I first noticed Jason’s car at the past Hellaflush XII in Vallejo, California and from then on it has got my attention to how appealing the car was with this setup. When Jason first got his IS300 he had no interest in the car…

Childhood Dreams

In our adolescent years, my friends and I built RC cars to race in fantasy races in my garage. We would scooter around town, from radio shack to radio shack, looking for the newest X-Mod accessories, the coolest plastic wheels, the best body kits and the strongest electric motors. We made our toys based on…