Team Japspeed

Team Japspeed

JAPSPEED AT JAPFEST!

JAPSPEED AT JAPFEST!

On Saturday Team Japspeed drivers Paul Smith and Danny Eyles headed to Castle Combe for Japfest, the biggest Japanese car show on the event calendar! We had a great time hanging out with our friends at Samco and even made an appearance with Top Gear presenters Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond & James May. Keep an [...]

May 13, 2014 teamjapspeed Events, News Comments Off on JAPSPEED AT JAPFEST!

TEAM JAPSPEED SET FOR JAPFEST!

TEAM JAPSPEED SET FOR JAPFEST!

Japfest is the biggest Japanese car show on the UK show calendar, with thousands of cars and tens of thousands of spectators descending on Castle Combe circuit for the annual event. We are pleased to announce that Japspeed drivers Paul Smith and Danny Eyles will be in attendance and competing in the show’s Drift Kings [...]

May 7, 2014 teamjapspeed Events Comments Off on TEAM JAPSPEED SET FOR JAPFEST!

BDC ROUND 1 – LYDDEN HILL: THE VIDEO

BDC ROUND 1 – LYDDEN HILL: THE VIDEO

Our video from Round 1 of the 2014 Maxxis British Drift Championship is now online, check it out below!. We had a successful weekend with Team Japspeed driver Shane O’Sullivan claiming 2nd place in the SuperPro class in our RB25 powered S15 Silvia while both Danny Eyles and Shane Lynch made it through to the [...]

May 1, 2014 teamjapspeed Videos Comments Off on BDC ROUND 1 – LYDDEN HILL: THE VIDEO

2ND FOR SULLY AT ROUND 1 OF MAXXIS BDC!

2ND FOR SULLY AT ROUND 1 OF MAXXIS BDC!

What a start to the season! After a hectic few weeks rebuilding the cars, getting them mapped and then putting in some last minute testing we found ourselves hitting the road and heading to Lydden Hill circuit for Round 1 of the 2014 Maxxis British Drift Championship. Lydden Hill is a fantastic circuit for drifting [...]

April 22, 2014 teamjapspeed Events, News Comments Off on 2ND FOR SULLY AT ROUND 1 OF MAXXIS BDC!

PRE-SEASON TESTING AT ANGLESEY CIRCUIT

PRE-SEASON TESTING AT ANGLESEY CIRCUIT

With Round 1 of the Maxxis British Drift Championship looming ever closer Team Japspeed headed to Anglesey circuit to get some last minute pre-season testing done prior to this weekend’s season opener at Lydden Hill. Team Japspeed drivers Shane Lynch, Paul Smith and Shane O’Sullivan were in attendance along with Danny Eyles who is making [...]

April 17, 2014 teamjapspeed Events, News Comments Off on PRE-SEASON TESTING AT ANGLESEY CIRCUIT

DANNY EYLES IS BACK!

DANNY EYLES IS BACK!

We are delighted to announce that Danny Eyles is back with Team Japspeed and will be piloting our 1JZ Subaru throughout the 2014 season! Danny originally joined Team Japspeed back in 2007 and competed in Eurodrift, the European Drift Championship, JDM Allstars, Prodrift and the early days of the British Drift Championship in his time [...]

April 16, 2014 teamjapspeed News Comments Off on DANNY EYLES IS BACK!

ON-BOARD WITH SHANE O’SULLIVAN AT ANGLESEY

ON-BOARD WITH SHANE O’SULLIVAN AT ANGLESEY

Team Japspeed’s resident nutcase Irishman Shane O’Sullivan certainly wasn’t taking it easy at our recent test day at Anglesey; check out some of the on-board footage below to take a ride in our RB25 powered S15 with a driver who isn’t afraid to push that little bit harder than everyone else! [...]

April 15, 2014 teamjapspeed News, Videos Comments Off on ON-BOARD WITH SHANE O’SULLIVAN AT ANGLESEY

TOYOTA GT86 SHAKEDOWN AT ANGLESEY

TOYOTA GT86 SHAKEDOWN AT ANGLESEY

Team Japspeed drivers Shane Lynch, Paul Smith and Shane O’Sullivan headed to Anglesey circuit on Friday to get in some pre-season testing prior to Round 1 of the Maxxis British Drift Championship that takes place this coming weekend at Lydden Hill. While they were there Shane and Paul jumped at the opportunity to take this [...]

April 14, 2014 teamjapspeed Videos Comments Off on TOYOTA GT86 SHAKEDOWN AT ANGLESEY

TEAM JAPSPEED ARE GOING TO BARBADOS!

TEAM JAPSPEED ARE GOING TO BARBADOS!

It’s official: Team Japspeed are heading to Barbados for the Top Gear Festival! Set to be held at Bushy Park Circuit on the beautiful Carribean island of Barbados, the event will take place over the 17th and 18th May and features a star studded line up including Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton, gymkhana legend Ken [...]

April 10, 2014 teamjapspeed News Comments Off on TEAM JAPSPEED ARE GOING TO BARBADOS!

ONWARDS & UPWARDS WITH THE V8 S15

ONWARDS & UPWARDS WITH THE V8 S15

We’re really powering through with our V8 S15 rebuild and can’t wait to unveil the finished article! One matter that needed addressing was the rather ugly and inefficient OEM inlet manifold which we decided to replace with a Porsche Cayenne item. While it may seem a bit obscure to run a Porsche inlet on a [...]

April 4, 2014 teamjapspeed News Comments Off on ONWARDS & UPWARDS WITH THE V8 S15