Tokyo Auto Salon 2016

There are two major car shows in the Tokyo area every year. The Tokyo Motor Show, is conveniently located at Tokyo Big Sight which focuses on the offerings of the major car manufacturers themselves, the other, the Tokyo Auto Salon, takes place at Makuhari Messe convention hall in Chiba (about an hour from Tokyo) and…

Crash Course in D1 GP

Drifting originated in Japan and is a highly skilled method of high-speed driving whereby drivers intentionally maneuver their cars such that they slide sideways at very high speeds through a marked course while at the same time maintaining total control of the car. Drivers drift by intentionally over-steering and causing the rears wheels of the…