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14
Nov
12

814 Style

As we all know Daikoku Futo PA is a good spot to sit for a few hours and see what rolls in. The police in the area has become quite strict and now locks down the car park around 10pm to minimise disturbance in the area.

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05
Nov
12

Low Down 137

This is a good example of the refinement needed to make a car perfect. It’s not about how many JDM accessories you can add and like we see here in australia it’s not about novelties.

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20
Sep
12

Obscure Corona

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13
Jul
12

Joypop

 

The Joy Pop is one of the K-Tours Osaka transport vehicles. It is surprisingly fast with its ability to weave through traffic and  holding 100km/hr+ around any of the wangan bends. It made it’s debut last year when it was transformed over a few days.

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01
Jul
12

Lead up to the Skyline Festival

Coming up in around a month is this years annual Skyline festival at Fuji speedway. Its a model specific version of the more famous Nismo festival and skyline lovers wet dream.

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23
Jun
12

Small but not Kei?

Japanese people can avoid hefty tax bills which are calculated on the car’s size and weight, the rules restrict engine size and also the width and length.

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20
Jun
12

Hakosuka and the S20

The annual Fuji Speedway skyline festival is an event focused around car lovers, hundreds of C10, C110, R30 and onto the new R35GTR assemble in near rows, so many that years later I still cant believe I saw so many insane and hugely collectable skylines in one place and being used a full noise on the iconic raceway.

This is just a lead up to main features of the event, I have a few hundred shots from the day and met plenty of humble car owners happy to try speak with a gaigin about their pride and joy.

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