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冬前の峠②

After a while the crispy fall air had bitten hard into my bare hands and I jumped into the Laurel for a quick reheat.  Meanwhile some of the newer guys had a veteran show them the course before everyone set out to drift.  Mind you, there were already people drifting.  The screams of burning tires was reverberating through the steep mountains and I could see the flickering of headlights amongst the foliage above us.  It was pretty cool. Continue reading

冬前の峠①

A friend of many people and local visitor of the touge had set up a small event for a handful of people to attend.  Mainly to gather friends and have a blast before the un-drivable  snow covered roads of winter came.   However, this event also marked his last day or night on the mountains with a specific car.

That car, a big body sedan, a Crown, and with various splashes of personal touches, lately had became quite popular on the internet and in magazines.

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