WMD adds Enkei RPF1′s and Toyo R888 tires to their project Miata. This is an ideal set up for a daily/track car. Wheels and tires are usually the first upgrade or modification people do when modifying their cars. It was definitely at the top of our list as the right combination can dramatically change the [...]
WMD’s new project Miata will run 14×7 +19 RPF1 Racing Series Wheels. Check out the plans for this project >> Welcome to our first WMD project car post. The “Respect The Roadster” project will be broken down into multiple install post. This being the first post, we will give you an overview of what’s to [...]
Our car needed tires, as the ones it came wearing were simply aged-out. Back in the day, finding sporty tires for a car like our 1991 Nissan 240SX was easy: You simply ordered a 225/50R15, a suitable upgrade from the original 195/60R15 size. Guess what? That size isn’t so popular any more. Sure, you can [...]
With Pikes Peak International Hill Climb around the corner,we felt it was a good time to show Kern’s Pikes Peak EVO IX featured earlier this year on MotoIq. Kern’s EVO uses 18×10.5 RPF1 Racing Series wheels. The Kerns are no ordinary team and this is no ordinary Evo. It all started innocently enough with David [...]
We had the opportunity to work with Yokohama on their Ride and Drive program once again (Schedule). This time with the new Scion FR-S. Yokohama and Scion are traveling the country giving people a chance to test the FR-S, Yokohama Tires and of course Enkei Wheels. A couple of the FR-S are equipped with 17x [...]
It was another full house at Formula Drift Round 1 in Long beach. With a record crowd of 18,000 over the two day event and a record number of 60+ drivers. As always, we (Enkei) were on hand to witness the battle and to see our wheels put to the rigorous test of drifting! The [...]
Came into the office this morning and there was a great surprise delivery from Japan waiting in our warehouse… Matte Black RP03 Racing Series wheels! For now, the black version of the RP03 will be available in a 17×8 5×100 +48 configuration for the Subaru crowd along with a 19×8.5 +22, and 19×10 +22 setup [...]
The Enkei Apache 2 was recognized by an international panel of automotive experts participating in the 2011 SEMA Show Global Media Awards Program. Marking it the third consecutive year we (Enkei Wheels) has won the award and the second for a wheel in our Classic Series. The unique program consists of a prestigious group of [...]
MotoIQ.com’s Project Honda EJ Civic gets a wheel and tire upgrade using the Enkei PF01 Racing Series wheels and Nitto Tire NT01′s! They also explains the advantages of our MAT wheels versus a typical cast wheel. Click HERE to read the full article on MotoIq.com! – Alex
More info on the Enkei PF01 here.
Bergenholtz Nitto RX-8 equipped with Enkei PF01 Racing Series Wheels Falken ASD 350z equipped with Enkei PF01 Racing Series Wheels GSR Nitto Tire BMW equipped with Enkei PF01 Racing Series Wheels Red Bull Rhys Millen Hyundai Genesis equipped with Enkei PF01 Racing Series Wheels We’re a little late to post a recap of Formula Drift [...]
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GUEST BLOG: The Night Before Formula Drift in the words of Ron Bergenholtz of Bergenholtz Racing – Long Beach 2010
I was at the Bergenholtz Racing facility with Ron, Joon and the rest of the crew. During media day, a couple days before, they blew the motor out. So they were up for three days rebuilding. These pics are from Thursday, the night before Formula Drift qualifying day at round one in Long Beach. The [...]
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