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( Words & Photos: Claim Ho )

In this feature we are highlighting Marcus Wilson with Cali Coalition Car Club from San Diego, California. His 8th Gen Honda Accord build was sponsored this year by JDM Sport and made it to this year's SEMA 2016 50th Anniversary Celebration in Las Vegas. Marcus is the president of the car club where his Accord build underwent various upgrades as a featured vehicle for the SEMA Show. Entering his build into this year's monumental SEMA Celebration, the 8th Gen Accord was staged right outside of the Las Vegas Convention Center alongside Vaughn Gittin Jr's Trailer at the Ford Demo area.


Sponsored JDM Sport products that went into his build included JDM Sport Fender Washers for the engine bay, JDM Sport Performance Aluminum Lug Nuts, and JDM Sport's NEW Neo-Chrome Centered Wood Grain Steering Wheel. The exterior was enhanced with a neo-chrome wrap as well as carbon fiber hood from Seibon, and supporting sponsors including Accelera Tires, NS Wheels, XIX Wheels, EZ Lip, SOS Customz, Pann Auto, XS Power Batteries, EGR, Cquence Brakes, Auto Fashion USA, MGP Caliper Covers, Magnaflow, Injen Technology, Wrap Supreme, Orafol Americas, Spec-D Tuning, Carglo, Life In The Other Lane and Skidplateguy. We would like to thank Marcus and Cali Coalition Car Club for all of their support representing JDM Sport and his fellow sponsors. We look forward to seeing you at next year's show season in 2017!



Follow Cali Coalition on Instagram: @calicoalitioncarclub

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(Written By: Claim Ho | Photos: Hans Marquez/Richard Dizon/Matt Fink/Jasmyn Skye/Sokly Sim/Jonathan Avila/Raymond Romero)

JDM Sport Performance Parts & Accessories have improved throughout the years. With their brand presence and representation at various car shows, JDM Sport has made its footprint as the leading grassroots tuner brand helping the development and growth of the automotive communities and its die hard enthusiasts.


Pictured Above: Rickey Dailey From No Love 4 Atlanta Came Out To SEMA 2015 Hosting For JDMSportTV Interviewing Automotive Journalist/Car Street Journal Editor-In-Chief Nicole Ellan James. During The Interview, Nicole Added That She Had JDM Sport Lowering Springs Installed On Her Ford Mustang Build.


(Car Street Journal Editor-In-Chief Nicole Ellan James Interviews Forrest Wang & AriAnna Courte For JDMSportTV)


Follow JDM Sport Sponsored Drivers On Instagram: @ForrestWang808 / @MelissaDrifts / @StephanieDrifts


(JDMSportTV Host Ryan Edge Interviews Formula Drift Crew Chief Of The Year Award Recipient Garret Nikolich Of Get Nuts Lab @ SEMA 2015)

It was the ultimate goal for JDM Sport to take their products to the track where the successful acquisition of sponsoring Formula Drift driver Forrest Wang gave birth to its proven performance in the motorsports world alongside with female brand ambassador/ProAm Driver Melissa Miller. It was this year that Forrest Wang finished the Formula Drift Season as the Top 4th Ranked Driver in the world bringing to light a promising future for its sponsors within drifting motorsports. Sponsored female driver Melissa Miller continued her passion for driving in 2015 with the addition of two new female drifters(Stephanie & Denise) added to the JDM Sport roster in motorsports. And now at the grand stage of the automotive aftermarket at SEMA in Las Vegas, JDM Sport has refined its line of performance parts and accessories whether it'd be on the track or on the showroom floor.


JDM Sport Sponsored Driver Justin Moore Tells JDMSportTV How Their 350MM Deep Dish Steering Wheel Performed On The Track Drifting In His Veilside Fortune Kit Mazda RX-7 Build From The Fast & The Furious: Tokyo Drift. Much Has Improved With The Deep Dish Steering Wheel Line Since Its Usage With Justin As JDM Sport's Series Of New Steering Wheels Including Wood Grain Have Been Actively Used On The Track.


Here are some more product shots brought to you by Hans Marquez via our media affiliates @ Car Street Journal:


Their new Neo-Chrome centered wood grain steering wheels caught the attention of many show goers as well as their gold series of products, newly designed turbo chargers and turbo manifolds. Firm400 wanted to give you this year's rundown of JDM Sport sponsored builds at SEMA including Forrest Wang's 2JZ powered Nissan S14 that was featured at their booth.

For More SEMA 2015 Coverage CLICK HERE

If you had the chance to watch Fast & Furious 6 this weekend, you were probably wondering what kind of ride Letty was driving when she made her return in the beginning of the film during the chase scene where Dom's 1969 Plymouth Daytona was catching up to Owen Shaw's Flip Car. Was it an old school Porsche? How about an old school Z? Well after the recent unveiling of the Fast & Furious 6 vehicles at Universal Studios, it was revealed that Letty's car is a 1973 Jensen Interceptor.

The GT sporting class car was hand built in the United Kingdom by Jensen Motors from 1966-1976. Only 6,408 of them were produced into the market. Let's check out the content of what was inside Letty's Jensen build: Power: GM LS3 6.2 Liter 480 HP Drivetrain: Kilgore GM Turbo 400 Manual Transmission/Moser 9 Inch Rear Differential/4.56 Gears With Detroit Locker/Driveshaft 3" .083 Tubing Spicer 1350 U-Joints Brake System: 2009 Mustang GT With EBC Pads Suspension: Atlas Springs/Speedway Engineering Sway Bars/KYB Shocks Exhaust: Custom Built 3 Inch Magnaflow System Body Modifications: Vented Hood/Flared Rear Fenders/Shaved Rear Bumper/Stainless Grill Interior: Custom Cage & Tin Work/Autometer Gauges/Sparco Seats/OMP Seat Belts Exterior: Mercedes Graphite Gray Paint/Vented Hood/Flared Rear Fenders/Shaved Rear Bumper/Stainless Grill/Hella Lights Wheel: Motegi MR224/17 x 8 Front & 17 x 9.5 Rear Tires: Continental 225/40 R17 Front 285/40 R17 Rear Photo Credit: AutoBlog/Universal Pictures
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