Looking at an Xperia Z3/Toyota Automobile Museum

So, I'm looking to replace suppliment my year-and-a-half old Nokia Lumia 925 with a Sony Xperia Z3 for reasons. I'm a bit hung up on the color, though. The Silver Green (exclusive for unlocked, Japan-only models, and a few other variants) tickles my fancy, but it isn't the most masculine color; I don't mind that too… » 12/10/14 10:13am 12/10/14 10:13am

In Pursuit of Initial D: Driving The Real Mount "Akina"

Each of the mountains in Initial D are real locations in Gunma Prefecture, Japan. On beautiful weekends, the roads don't just have day trippers to the various tourist spots, you can also spot modified cars and motorcycles enjoying the drive. I recently took a group of friends out on a quick jaunt around Mount "Akina."… » 9/06/14 9:12am 9/06/14 9:12am

Endangered Species: Toyota Sports 800

Just flipping through the inter-webs and found this image, didn't know what it was so started doing some research. Built between 1965 and 1969, Toyota's first production Sports car, about 3100 were built(only 10% known to exist now), came with a 0.8 liter engine, 45hp and RWD. Two options were available the Coupe and… » 8/07/14 11:41am 8/07/14 11:41am

Yep, Stock Rims Look Better, But Springs Definitely Needed

These definitely, definitely need new tires. Like immediately. They're not quite so bad as to be bald, but they didn't pass inspection. The previous owner left the winter tires/rims on (which still have a decent amount of tread left). The winter rims are a set of Tom's C2s. If mine weren't completely corroded, they'd… » 8/03/14 7:00am 8/03/14 7:00am