We arrived mid show at Fuji Speedway. Pulling into the parking lot in a large train of rumbling Porsches turned heads and lots of people walked over from their cars to catch us rolling in. I felt like a celebrity! Continue reading
The AE86 event was at the top of the hill inside a mini theme park with area to hang out and take your family. Kind of like a fun center but more in touch with nature. There’s a small hole in the fence if you travel down the road and take a short cut through some small neighborhood. We got a few odd looks from a few locals. I bet they were thinking, “Why are two foreigners in this tiny street up on this mountain in the middle of nowhere.” But it saved us some money when we had walked all the way from the station.
Right as we passed through the fence and walked up there were personnel for the event just a few yards ahead and we just tried to act super natural and walked by.
I’ve been meeting a bunch of new people in Japan and recently met a guy from San Diego who lives in Japan. He asked me if I wanted to go out the other weekend. It was a blast.
Took the train down to Kanazawa Bunko, met up with them, and headed to Ouji in their old Range Rover.