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Walk around Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

May 20, 2016 in video by banpei

Last week we drove to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca and this week we will walk around the track a bit.
Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
The Laguna Seca Raceway was originally built in 1957 near Monterey, California. In 1988 the track was heavily modified and the inner field has been added between turn 2 and 5 of today’s circuit. In 2001 Mazda became the major sponsor for this circuit and the track got renamed to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Read the rest of this entry →

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Timelapse drive to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

May 15, 2016 in video by banpei

Welcome to this timelapse video of my drive from Santa Cruz to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
Timelapse drive to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
The timelapse drive will start at my hotel in Santa Cruz, drive down highway number 1, stop at Monterey and then drive down highway 68 to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

Laguna Seca Raceway is famous for its corkscrew corner which is considered to be one of the most difficult corners on any circuit in the world. The corner has a steep drop in the shape of a corkscrew. The circuit also has been made famous by Gran Turismo. Read the rest of this entry →

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Mudflaps from Auctions Yahoo [unboxing]

April 15, 2016 in video by banpei

It is birthday time! And a present (for myself) has arrived yesterday!
Mudflaps from Auctions Yahoo
So let’s start unboxing a package from Auctions Yahoo containing an incomplete set of Toyota Carina GT-R AA63 mudflaps! Read the rest of this entry →

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Toyota Carina Sports Graphic ’83 [unboxing]

March 23, 2016 in video by banpei

Today I received a package from Japan so I thought it would be awesome to do an unboxing video for once.
Toyota Carina Sports Graphic '83 unboxing

So what was in the package?
– J’S Tipo from 1993 with a Toyota Carina GT TA62 vs Toyota Celica GT-R AA63
– Carina Sports Graphic ’83 brochure Read the rest of this entry →

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Toyota Carina, Celica & Camera [March update video]

March 4, 2016 in video by banpei

This is the March 2016 update video for my channel on Youtube!
toyota-carina-celica-camera-march-update
In this video I will update you on the Toyota Carina, Toyota Celica and the new camera I bought recently. Also more news on the Pioneer speakers I have been reviving some time ago.

Enjoy the update below! Read the rest of this entry →

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January 2016 update video!

January 8, 2016 in video by banpei

The new year has started, so let’s make something good out of my New Year’s resolutions!
January 2016 update video
I decided to shoot the update video while driving to the dentist, which limited me not to go into too many details and get distracted too much like last time…

The update video is only a short one this time as my dentist is only on the other side of town: Read the rest of this entry →