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All Out: Big Turbo J-Series Integra

As you’ve probably gathered, I’d much rather wax poetic about the motivations and desires of automotive adventures than just list what all is under the hood and show some flashy photos; there’s enough of that out there already. The reasons behind a build and the personality that the owner, builder, driver, and car combine to create is really something that can’t be found in a parts list and is rarely even caught in the most provocative of photos. Yes, every now and then a photo will embody the emotion and character of everything leading up to that moment, and as a photographer I know we all yearn to capture that when it does happen, but what is really needed is a story.

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Attention to Detail

Many of us aspire to achieve greatness within the automotive community. In some eyes greatness is achieved on a personal level through countless hours spent wrenching to fulfill a desired outcome. Others want to participate in the community in the form of event/group coordination to bring the automotive family together. For some the desired impact is to run a shop creating the cars we lust after. The amount of physical, mental, and emotional labor required to create such a shop that carries the reputation of illustrious work is something to acknowledge. The end results of Nelson Rodriguez’s labor of love are without a doubt a great contribution to the automotive community.

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Behind the Doors at TDC Performance

Mike Amerson gave us an opportunity to poke around his shop, TDC Performance, and come to understand the monumental vehicles built within their work space. From drift, drag, road course, and even diesel performance, the crew at TDC Performance have the knowledge and passion to propel any enthusiastic racer ahead of the pack. Check out this video interview showcasing TDC Performance and their pursuit towards automotive evolution.

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Fabricating a Lifestyle

Meet Blake Barr. A Florida Panhandle local that is literally shaping his life and career through metal fabrication. With an air of southern hospitality in his personality and an eager passion to learn and develop, Blake is creating quite an impression on the fabrication scene in the area, as well as making a name for himself through his bespoke, race proven creations. With a meticulous eye for detail and deep rooted passion in the automotive community, his side project 850Fabrication is being used as his tool in pursuing his life passion.

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