Dyno-Day at Newtech Performance

After 7+ months of being on jack-stands being completely revamped; Crick Filippi's Pro2 S13 was planted back on earth at 12:15am March 9th, 2017, which just so happens to be his 34th birthday. Crick's ultimate goal; if time allowed it, was to get the car dyno tuned on his birthday. Luckily we got a hold of local tuner and LS series specialist Nick Newton of Newtech Performance out of Hayward, California.   Nick showed his knowledge and experience in the dyno tuning field countless times.....

POSTED ON :March 19th, 2017 3:32 PM

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Winter Jam 2016

There is always a love and hate feeling when the race season comes to an end. We love it because it gives us a short break to relax, be with our families, and blueprint things for the following season. It also is a hateful feeling because you do not want to get out of that driver seat!   Over the years Sonoma Raceway; the home of TBTM, has given us a way to close out the race season on a remarkable level. The Winter Jam event has grown tremendously since first introduced.  With over 250.....

POSTED ON :December 22nd, 2016 7:03 PM

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Elijah’s first attendance at ASB

Whether you've been a driver, spectator or just a fan of drifting we are sure you've heard of the event dubbed All Star Bash that takes places at Willow Springs International Raceway (WSIR). 2016 would be the first year Elijah would have the opportunity to drive this renowned event, but unfortunately would be the only member from TBTM to attend. Elijah made his way to So.Cal with the goal of representing the team in the best way possible...pushing his driving limits to the.....

POSTED ON :October 21st, 2016 11:17 AM

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Elijah Wright x Zestino Tyre USA

With owning a drift car comes the responsibility of keeping tires on that drift car. Elijah will now be keeping his XXR Wheels wrapped in Zestino Tyre rubber. Elijah was approached by a Zestino representative while attending the Bash to the Future 4 event in Oregon in regards to being added to the vastly growing Zestino Tyre family. Elijah welcomed this offer with an open mind and has recently just ordered his first set of tires. The first test day was this past Wednesday at our.....

POSTED ON :September 25th, 2016 7:25 PM

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Through thick and thin – XXR Wheels

In a time where style seems to outweigh everything else, we are proud to say that XXR keeps the teams' cars looking right with the newest styles and models. We have had the pleasure of working with XXR for some years now and are eager to see what our future together can provide.   Many of you know shortly after the official formation of TBTM we were quickly taken into the arms of XXR Wheels. Never once did we take anything for granted when given the opportunity to join their program......

POSTED ON :July 18th, 2016 10:54 PM

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TBTM x TiAL Sport -Partnership 2016-

'Made in USA' a statement that is rarely found today, but when declared, you can expect the utmost quality and craftsmanship. TiAL Sport, the newly introduced partner of TBTM sets the standard for forced induction product with its USA manufactured quality in assembly and performance.           With 2 of the 4 TBTM drivers running turbo systems it was mandatory to contact the best in the business for the supporting products to run an efficient.....

POSTED ON :June 27th, 2016 6:21 AM

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Bash to the Future 4

Another successful and growing year for the Bash to the Future event is in the books! This year due to the preparation of the Formula Drift P2 season both Joe and Crick were not able to attend, but Elijah made it his duty to make the trip up north and hold it down for the TBTM family. We started receiving compliments on Elijah's driving the day the event started! Comments on his driving line, and consistency were mentioned over and over again through social media, which brought smiles.....

POSTED ON :June 19th, 2016 11:38 AM

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TBTM x SFG Wraps 5k Giveaway

We started our Instagram channel on June 6, 2013, and since then we have tried our best to feed you the most recent and quality content there is to offer regarding TBTM and its entirety. We are beyond grateful for the following that has grown with us over these last 3 years, and for that, we thank you. As an acknowledgment to all who have supported us and helped us exceed the 5000 follower milestone we are giving away a 1 of 1 TBTM flex-fit hat that was designed and embroidered by our.....

POSTED ON :April 19th, 2016 2:30 PM

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TBTM x Volante Auto

What does your car say about you? Each and every one of us wants our car to resemble who we are and have our own taste put into modifying it in whatever way that may be. Volant Auto has taken modification to the next level with their wood based accessories + laser engraving process. We were recently contacted by Jorge of Volante Auto asking if we'd be interested in a set of TBTM pins for the team. Naturally we were gratified by this gesture and accepted the offer. Shortly after sending.....

POSTED ON :March 29th, 2016 5:37 PM

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The Night Before Driftmas w/ Crystal Hooks

Through this life you never know who you are going to meet an when. This Fall our manager Robert Ljuba (Rob) received a phone call from a ambitious young woman by the name of Crystal Hooks. Crystal was referred to Rob by TBTM driver Joe Tardiff who has had a past with Crystal in freestyle motorcycle stunt riding. She was seeking some potential help with a video production she had lined up for the Holiday season. In Rob's and Crystals' introductory phone call Crystal went into extensive.....

POSTED ON :December 19th, 2015 8:44 AM

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