Author: Wooley

Volk Racing TE037 6061

While maintaining strength, weight has been strategically removed on the spoke-ends, spoke-backs, and overall design. FOR EXAMPLE: the 19×8.5 TE037 6061 starts from 8.15kg… while the TE37ULTRA starts at 9.7kg in the same size. The wheel comes in a new Matte Gunblack, to emphasize the sharp lines of the new...

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bagged E21 BMW

Text by Josh Wilson   Photos by Kevve.be Much like the Phoenix from Greek mythology, an array of vintage automobiles are being saved from an ill fate by car enthusiasts the world over… and triumphantly returning to the pavement with a mix of nostalgia, plus a mix of modern tuning interpretation. Automotive restoration is nothing new. But the trend seems to be surging in the younger generations of enthusiasts. Tuners – turning to the classics. It’s possible that this trend has infiltrated the youth demographic – because of the limitations that new technologies & computer systems bring on new chassis....

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JDM Toyota Soarer / VIP Lexus SC430 / Work Wheels

Words by Wooley   Photography by Jean-Christophe Pepino It’s funny. This VIP Toyota Soarer / Lexus SC430 was printed in S3 a few years back. And at the time, I personally wasn’t that into it. The VIP thing is just not my style. But I realize, that there are a lot of people out there who DO like it… a lot. So hey – we ran it for them, ya know? And you don’t necessarily have to be a VIP fanatic in order to appreciate the detail & quality of this build. I mean, that’s what real car culture...

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Video Game Addiction

Text by Wooley   Photos by Ben Whiles The Dan & Kevin duo goes all the way back to 6th grade. Their love for cars was the common thread even back then. But it was freaking Gran Turismo that exposed these American suburb kids to the outrageous, flamboyant Japanese car culture. From there – it was on! They used their school laptops to research makes, models, and tuning styles from shores beyond. And as they came of age, they traded out the video game controllers for the real deal. 10… years… later…   The young grasshoppers became… adult grasshoppers. They...

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Honda Odyssey test drive & review : Soccer mom rock star

Initial impression… The 2018 Honda Odyssey is the most convenient vehicle on the planet! …And I feel like an airline pilot.   One week later… Listen, I have an almost-4-year-old little girl. We have trucked her down to Disney World (from Atlanta) over a dozen times in the past 2 years… in media cars of different sizes, speeds, and price-points. If convenience & sanity is what you need in your life… nothing beats the new Honda Odyssey.   Remote sliding doors + a low doorsill height: You can open both sliding doors AND the rear hatch from your key! Trust...

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