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JDM 2022 Subaru WRX S4 Is Torquier Than North American Model
JDM 2022 Subaru WRX S4 Is Torquier Than North American Model

25 Nov 2021, 15:09 UTC / Essentially the same car as the U.S. model save for the rear wiper, STI badges, and torquier engine, the WRX S4 is a JDM-only affair

 
Subaru Rolls Out Levorg STI Sport R, Flaunts WRX 2.4L Turbo Engine
Subaru Rolls Out Levorg STI Sport R, Flaunts WRX 2.4L Turbo Engine

25 Nov 2021, 13:09 UTC / If you want WRX power and driving dynamics in a family-oriented package, the JDM-only Subaru Levorg STI Sport R is right up your alley

 
Meet the Abflug Schwarzer: A Unique Mk4 Supra With Supercar Looks and Performance
Meet the Abflug Schwarzer: A Unique Mk4 Supra With Supercar Looks and Performance

10 Nov 2021, 20:40 UTC / Although it doesn't look like one, this is a 1997 Toyota Supra with a custom-built body and a properly tuned 620-HP 2JZ under the hood

 
Nismo 400R: A JDM Legend From the 1990s and One of the Rarest GT-R Versions Ever Built
Nismo 400R: A JDM Legend From the 1990s and One of the Rarest GT-R Versions Ever Built

10 Nov 2021, 14:51 UTC / Under the GT-R badge, Nissan produced some incredible high-performance cars and one of the best was the Nismo-tuned 400R

 
Gorgeous One Owner Mazda RX-7 Sells on Doug DeMuro's Auction Website
Gorgeous One Owner Mazda RX-7 Sells on Doug DeMuro's Auction Website

21 Oct 2021, 19:58 UTC / 85,200 miles (132,770 km) is a lot for a rotary engine, but the aftermarket bright orange paint job usually found on the Jaguar F-Type makes up for it

 
Classic Volkswagen Golf GTI Digitally Mixes Euro Heritage and Traditional JDM Cues
Classic Volkswagen Golf GTI Digitally Mixes Euro Heritage and Traditional JDM Cues

14 Oct 2021, 09:27 UTC / Davide Virdis, better known as “davidevirdiss” on social media, has taken a break from his mostly Italian-flavored designs to bring up a mix of car cultures

 
One Of 500 Toyota Soarer Hardtop Convertible for Sale on Doug DeMuro's Auction Website
One Of 500 Toyota Soarer Hardtop Convertible for Sale on Doug DeMuro's Auction Website

11 Oct 2021, 20:07 UTC / In the days before the 1J and 2J, the Soarer settled for a three-liter Toyota M Series turbocharged inline-six engine jetting 232 horsepower at 3,200 rpm.

 
Florida Dealership Is Packed With JDM Cars
Florida Dealership Is Packed With JDM Cars

5 Oct 2021, 18:16 UTC / Florida residents can take a trip to JDM car heaven at any time, but they should remember that Japanese nostalgia comes at a serious price.

 
New Toyota GR 86 Looks Insanely Cool With Rocket Bunny Widebody Kit
New Toyota GR 86 Looks Insanely Cool With Rocket Bunny Widebody Kit

5 Oct 2021, 11:26 UTC / The company that makes Rocket Bunny kits, also known as Pandem kits, has unveiled its package for the new Toyota GR 86. It looks like it is ready to race

 
A90 Toyota Supra Tuned As a Tribute to Paul Walker, Only Three Units Available
A90 Toyota Supra Tuned As a Tribute to Paul Walker, Only Three Units Available

4 Oct 2021, 08:47 UTC / Japanese tuning house TOM's designed a special kit for the A90 Supra. The package is approved by Toyota, and it is limited to just three units

 
Classic JDM Spec AE86 Trueno for Sale, Ready for Initial D Cosplay
Classic JDM Spec AE86 Trueno for Sale, Ready for Initial D Cosplay

24 Sep 2021, 19:25 UTC / Want this icon of the Anime and JDM scene for yourself? It can be all yours for $37,999 before taxes and fees The potential for the ultimate Initial D cosplay

 
Travis Scott Wins VMA With a Video Filled With JDM Cars
Travis Scott Wins VMA With a Video Filled With JDM Cars

17 Sep 2021, 16:54 UTC / Forget about supercars! Drift cars and Japanese sports cars, in general, are becoming increasingly popular these days, just look at Travis Scott!

 
Subtly Modernized A80 Toyota Supra Looks Ready for a Clean and Simple JDM Life
Subtly Modernized A80 Toyota Supra Looks Ready for a Clean and Simple JDM Life

16 Sep 2021, 12:25 UTC / Musa Rio Tjahjono, the pixel artist behind the “musartwork” account on social media, shows his true CGI virtuosity with this discreet rejuvenation of a car icon

 
Toyota Alphard Gets West Coast Customs-Style Widebody to Entice JDM Soccer Moms
Toyota Alphard Gets West Coast Customs-Style Widebody to Entice JDM Soccer Moms

1 Sep 2021, 11:30 UTC / Musa Rio Tjahjono, the pixel master behind the “musartwork” account on social media imagines there's a case for bringing the successful minivan to the U.S.

 
VX Dodge Viper Widebody Looks Ready to Challenge Han's Veilside RX-7 to a Tokyo Drift
VX Dodge Viper Widebody Looks Ready to Challenge Han's Veilside RX-7 to a Tokyo Drift

17 Aug 2021, 12:21 UTC / Czech pixel master Rostislav Prokop (aka rostislav_prokop on social media) has a new Acer ConceptD graphics rig, quickly does a little American-JDM magic on it

 
JDM 4x4 Van Test - as Shakespeare Put It, "4WD Alone Does Not an Off Roader Make"
JDM 4x4 Van Test - as Shakespeare Put It, "4WD Alone Does Not an Off Roader Make"

13 Aug 2021, 15:24 UTC / A 1991 Japanese van is not the first thing that springs to mind when you think about off roaders, but this little Mitsubishi would like to change that

 
Bad Land Hades Chopper Gets So Low It Could Rule the Underworld
Bad Land Hades Chopper Gets So Low It Could Rule the Underworld

11 Aug 2021, 07:59 UTC / Hades is a custom chopper build handled by Japanese custom shop Bad Land, was first shown three years ago at a local show.

 
1969 Dodge Charger Daytona Gets JDM-Thrashed and 2JZ-Swapped on CGI Drift Altar
1969 Dodge Charger Daytona Gets JDM-Thrashed and 2JZ-Swapped on CGI Drift Altar

10 Aug 2021, 12:50 UTC / For some no amount of explanations could excuse the transgression, for others, the tale behind the virtual project is gladly told by Abimelec Arellano

 
R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R Imagined With Pop-Up Headlights
R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R Imagined With Pop-Up Headlights

30 Jun 2021, 10:10 UTC / In an alternate universe where the R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R had received hidden headlamps, the six-cylinder turbo sports coupe would've looked like this

 
1991 Acura NSX vs. 1993 Mazda RX-7 Face Off in High-Revving Classic JDM Race
1991 Acura NSX vs. 1993 Mazda RX-7 Face Off in High-Revving Classic JDM Race

28 Jun 2021, 17:55 UTC / The Japanese car industry isn't short of classic sports cars, but the more you think about it, the more you realize most stem from the '90s, just like these two