Archive | car shows

Here’s How Your Regular Old Used Car Performs In Concours-Style Judging

My 2002 Lexus IS300 Sportcross isn’t anything crazy, as used cars go. It’s nice, sure, but it’s got scratches. It’s got dents. The driver’s side seat bolstering is a little wrinkled. The dash is scratched. There’s dirt on it. The windshield has a chip. The rear ashtray is missing a piece. The check engine light […]

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How An Alleged Cryptocurrency Scam Put A Texas Car Show In Peril

For years, the Texas Relays Car Show and Donk Contest in Austin brought a passionate but sometimes misunderstood car culture into the spotlight around one of Texas’ biggest track and field events. But this year, the show’s fate is uncertain after its organizer apparently invested funds in what turned out to be a scam…Read more… […]

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The Modified Supercars Of Japan’s End Of Year Meet

Maybe I’ve been in Tokyo for too long, maybe we’ve all become desensitized to them in our age of Instagram and YouTube, but it’s fair to say that to stand out anymore, supercars have to be in unique specs. Thankfully, the supercar owners of Japan have no fear of modifying even the most expensive cars.Read […]

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Here’s Your Raddest Radwood 2 Mega Gallery

Last Saturday, the very best cars that the ‘80's and ‘90's had to offer descended upon The Phoenix Club in Anaheim, California, to attend Radwood 2. There was music, food, beer and great merch. Dogs and people decked out in their best ’80s and ’90s garb. It was incredible. You were all incredible.Read more… Continue […]

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Relive The Cars And Craziness Of The ’80s And ’90s With Us At Radwood 2 TOMORROW

Wedge-shaped cars, pin stripes, skinny tires and badges that bragged about fuel injection are all coming back at Radwood 2, baby. In case you haven’t heard about this ultimate gathering of cars, motorcycles and yes, BMX bicycles from the ’80s and ’90s going down tomorrow, you better get up to speed!Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Show Us Your Best Local Car Show

A lot of car shows feature what I would call “dad cars” like NUMBERS MATCHING NO TIRE KICKERS Chevy Chevelles, first generation Mustangs and other American classics. There’s nothing wrong with those cars but they do get stale after seeing every other Mustang labeled “Rare and one of a kind.”Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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This Texas Event Has An Absurd Name But It Means Air-Cooled Porsche Heaven

Fact: all generations of Porsche 911 are good, but the 964 is epic, and anything air-cooled offers a brilliant sound and driving experience that can’t be replicated with a water-cooled model. As it turns out many people agree with my wisdom, and they gather each year in Houston for an event called TejasTreffPunkt to…Read more… […]

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Don’t Forget Your Totally Radical ’80s And 90’s Car Show Radwood 2 Is Right Around The Corner

Hey kids! Are you in the Los Angeles area and have nothing to do Saturday, Dec. 2? Do you need an excuse to get out those old windbreakers, Members Only jackets and neon leotards? Then come to Radwood 2, our ‘80s and ‘90s-themed car show. It’s gonna be totally bitchin’.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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A Reminder That The Excellent ’80s And ’90s Car Show Radwood 2 Is Just A Few Weeks Away

The Los Angeles Auto Show happens in a few weeks, and if panels about mobility and a warmed-over Corvette Z06 are your jam, it’s going to be a nonstop thrill ride. But if you ask me the real action happens right after, that weekend, because that’s when Radwood 2 goes down. And you should come!Read […]

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