2016+ Mazda Miata (ND chassis) Testing

2016+ Mazda Miata (ND chassis) Testing

This week we had a new ND chassis Miata in for testing. FINALLY, after well over a year, we have our hands on one and can now verify fitment and do road testing. We must say that, even though we can technically just special order available kits from TEIN Japan, we’ve found that there is, […]

Formula Drift 2016

Formula Drift 2016

The drift season got off to a start earlier this month, and what an event it was! The city of Long Beach, CA. hosts the season opener for Formula Drift, and around this time, the city prepares for the Long Beach Grand Prix and the Celebrity Grand Prix, the later of which had the final […]

Phil Sohn’s Defi Equipped RX7

Phil Sohn’s Defi Equipped RX7

Probably one of the most well-built FD3S RX7’s around, Phil Sohn has sought to build one of the best looking cars around. And it ain’t no trailer queen either! Earlier in the year, we ran into Phil at Formula Drift at Road Atlanta in Georgia. He brought his RX7 to be in Exedy’s booth. He […]

JCCS THIS WEEKEND (Sept. 19, 2015)!!!

JCCS THIS WEEKEND (Sept. 19, 2015)!!!

It will be our fourth consecutive year attending the Japanese Classic Car Show (JCCS) out by the Queen Mary in Long Beach, CA! Event starts at 9a and goes until 3p and is free to the public!!! Japanese Classic Car Show Website While not known for really being related to older vehicles, we do have […]

Japanese Classic Car Show (JCCS) 2014

Another year has passed. This time, however, is more like “hurry up and go already!” Why? Because JCCS is just around the corner, and with it comes some of Southern California’s (and some out of state visitors!) finest examples of vintage Japanese cars and motorcycles, and everything in between. While not always associated with vintage […]

Japanese Classic Car Show 2013

What’s up guys!? As you all may know, you can catch me working at all the events that TEIN attends.  If you follow my previous blogs, most of them are for events TEIN is planning to attend and updates on events we have attended. This year we will be attending the 2013 Japanese Classic Car […]

Mazda RX-8 and Miata MX-5 Lowering Spring Installation Precautions

Mazda RX-8 and Miata MX-5 Lowering Spring Installation Precautions

Hey everyone. This had been brought to our attention a few months back from two consumers having ride height issues with the S.Tech lowering springs on their 2004 Mazda RX-8 (SE3P chassis) 2006 Mazda Miata MX-5 (NCEC chassis). This ride height claim had become puzzling to us as we had encountered this type of issue which was a quick an […]

Zoom, Zoomin’ on TEIN

Zoom, Zoomin’ on TEIN

Another TEIN staff had mentioned this car earlier this month which caught my attention after checking out the post on Speed Hunters. The 2005 Mazda 3 SP23 4dr is not your typical car that would be used for drag but definitely thinking out of the box. This car has taken a full gutting, even changing out the front […]