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PERFECT ENGINE PROTECTION

PERFECT ENGINE PROTECTION

In the sport of drifting, the engine is kept at very high revs creating very high internal surface temperatures on components which requires an oil that can maintain a reliable co-efficient of friction at all times to prevent engine wear or loss of usable power. At the forefront of the UK drift scene, Team Japspeed [...]

May 19, 2015 teamjapspeed News Comments Off on PERFECT ENGINE PROTECTION

INTENSE ACTION AT IDC 2015

INTENSE ACTION AT IDC 2015

Only a week after the start of the 2015 British Drift Championship and a podium place for Danny Eyles, Shane ‘Sully’ O’Sullivan headed back out on track for the inaugural round of the 2015 Irish Drift Championship at Mondello Park. Taking place as part of the legendary Modified Live event over the weekend of 25th-26th [...]

April 28, 2015 teamjapspeed Events, News Comments Off on INTENSE ACTION AT IDC 2015

BACK IN ACTION AT BDC ROUND 1!

BACK IN ACTION AT BDC ROUND 1!

After a winter of big changes and new builds, Friday 17th-18th April 2015 saw the return of the British Drift Championship to Lydden Hill Race Circuit in Kent – a firm favourite with the Team Japspeed drivers. Especially with experience of running the circuit in both directions after the Round 4 of the 2014 Championship [...]

April 21, 2015 teamjapspeed Events, News Comments Off on BACK IN ACTION AT BDC ROUND 1!

TEAM JAPSPEED’S NEW PARTNER FOR 2015!

TEAM JAPSPEED’S NEW PARTNER FOR 2015!

Ahead of the 2015 drift season Team Japspeed are proud to announce an exciting new collaboration with an industry leading brand. Known worldwide for the design, manufacture and distribution of professional tools and equipment, it is with great excitement that Team Japspeed welcomes Snap-on to a growing roster of big brands and top names to [...]

April 13, 2015 teamjapspeed News Comments Off on TEAM JAPSPEED’S NEW PARTNER FOR 2015!

QUAIFE QBE69G GEARBOX NOW AVAILABLE FROM JAPSPEED!

QUAIFE QBE69G GEARBOX NOW AVAILABLE FROM JAPSPEED!

We are pleased to announce that Japspeed are now able to supply Quaife QBE69G Six-Speed Sequential Gearboxes. Having seen heavy use on four of our competition drift cars over the last few years (not to mention our latest 370Z build) we have a lot of faith in the QBE69G thanks to its reliability, performance and [...]

April 1, 2015 teamjapspeed News, Products Comments Off on QUAIFE QBE69G GEARBOX NOW AVAILABLE FROM JAPSPEED!

JAPSPEED VH45 NISSAN 370Z: PART 6!

JAPSPEED VH45 NISSAN 370Z: PART 6!

Part 6 of our 370Z build thread sees us making the final push to get the car ready for Autosport. While we were disappointed to learn that we wouldn’t have the time to have the car running under its own steam in time for the event, we were determined to have it looking its best [...]

March 2, 2015 teamjapspeed News Comments Off on JAPSPEED VH45 NISSAN 370Z: PART 6!

JAPSPEED GT86: DECAT MANIFOLD & DOWNPIPE TESTING

JAPSPEED GT86: DECAT MANIFOLD & DOWNPIPE TESTING

Since kitting out our GT86 with our Japspeed Sports Cat Manifold and Sports Cat Downpipe we’ve enjoyed increased power output, improved throttle response and of course, a much more enjoyable soundtrack! The benefits of the Japspeed Sports Cat exhaust components is that they stay on the right side of the law, as by fitting them [...]

February 27, 2015 teamjapspeed News, Products Comments Off on JAPSPEED GT86: DECAT MANIFOLD & DOWNPIPE TESTING

JAPSPEED GT86 – POWER & CONTROL

JAPSPEED GT86 – POWER & CONTROL

If you remember our previous updates to our GT86, we’d set the ball rolling by fitting a set of Eibach Sportline springs, a pair of Buddyclub rear lights and a set of XXR 527 wheels – some nice simple mods that plenty of people will be doing to their own GT86 or BRZ. By this [...]

February 23, 2015 teamjapspeed News, Products Comments Off on JAPSPEED GT86 – POWER & CONTROL

JAPSPEED VH45 NISSAN 370Z: PART 5!

JAPSPEED VH45 NISSAN 370Z: PART 5!

With the foundations for the build now laid it was time to get our 370Z looking presentable with some paint. The car returned from the bodyshop a few days after we’d trailered it there looking absolutely fantastic – we’d chosen a subtle and classy shade of gun metal grey with which to form the backdrop [...]

January 30, 2015 teamjapspeed News Comments Off on JAPSPEED VH45 NISSAN 370Z: PART 5!

JAPSPEED VH45 NISSAN 370Z: PART 4!

JAPSPEED VH45 NISSAN 370Z: PART 4!

With the Autosport International show deadline looming ever closer we had to pull out all the stops to get the car to a presentable state prior to it being unveiled on the Maxxis Tyres stand! One of the first areas to address was the door cards, or rather the lack of them. With the NASCAR [...]

January 21, 2015 teamjapspeed News Comments Off on JAPSPEED VH45 NISSAN 370Z: PART 4!