Old Footage: touge drifting in 1996

January 20, 2014 in old footage

If you think you are having a deja-vu you are entirely correct! I posted largely the same video five years ago: Old Footage: touge drifting in 1996
Old footage: touge drifting in 1996
This video has been posted in the past but AE86Lan polished up the video and it looks much cleaner now and there is even a two minute bonus with in car video of a Nissan Laurel C33 with a RB20DET and a Nismo R200 LSD!

You can watch the video below: Read the rest of this entry →

Touge drifting in 1990 on the Hakone mountain pass

November 2, 2012 in video

I did post up a couple of 1990s Hakone drift videos in the past, but these three must be the oldest so far!
Touge drifting Hakone pass in 1990
They are dated May/June in 1990 and they feature several cars from that era including TE71s, KP62s, AE86s, B310s and an occasional S13: Read the rest of this entry →

Fuck the 86: this Starlet is better!

December 12, 2011 in video

Yesterday I posted up the Tercel AL11 I found on the street and Simon said it resembles the Starlet quite a lot. Yes it does, but it distinguishes itself with one thing, this is something the Tercel can’t do:


Apart from the Starlet I see about half of Toyota’s early 80s lineup: a lot of Levin and Trueno AE86 plus a Celica XX (called Celcia Supra outside Japan)

Direct link to video: Toyota Starlet drifting full lock

Picture of the week: Starlet KP62 face expression

September 29, 2011 in picture of the week

Sometimes the expression on someones face says more than the rest of the picture. That is certainly true for the driver of this Toyota Starlet KP62:
Toyota Starlet KP62
The expression on his face says so much more about the motion of the car than the rest of the photo! :P

Found at Nanafc3c