Can’t believe that there is already a year since the last DGR event that took place in Limassol, and we couldn’t be happier to attend once again and support this great cause. If you are not familiar with the Distinguished Gentleman ride, allow me to… Read More »The Distinguished Gentleman Ride Limassol 2023
What is a dream build? A dream build. Something that all petrolheads share is a dream build, ask any petrolhead out there of what his dream build is and he will start talking about it down to the last detail like it’s something that is… Read More »Air-cooled cool.Honda CB750 by Underground Custom cycles
On the first Sunday of March 5/03/2023 the Nissan Patrol club Cyprus held for the second year in a row a charity safari, to commemorate the memory of Ελένη Xαριλάου with the end goal of raising money for kids with lifelong diseases for the charity… Read More »Nissan Patrol Cyprus Club Charity Safari 5/3/23
The story of the turbo S 1975 is the first year that a Porsche came out the assembly line wearing the tag Turbo at the back of it and since then a legend has been born. Pushing 300ps over some meaty-ish rear tyres without any… Read More »911 Turbo S from Porsche’s special wishes program
If you are a regular to our website you might already know from the headline what we are on about, as we mentioned Maria and her awesome Integra in our previous articles about the Cypriot Time attack Championship. If you are not let us walk… Read More »The story of the Fastest woman in Cyprus.
This story was supposed to air last week, but unfortunately a great driver , visionary and above all family man had left us to join the great race track in the sky. #43VER Although 2023 came in with the worst way imaginable, we feel like… Read More »Thank you for an awesome 2022.
Block, a prolific figure in the car community, was 55 years old. A co-founder of DC shoes, he moved into the world of rally and quickly made a name for himself, developing the Hoonigan brand and creating the much-loved Gymkhana video series. “It’s with our deepest… Read More »Ο επαγγελματίας οδηγός ράλι και ιδρυτής της Hoonigan, Ken Block, σκοτώθηκε σε ατύχημα με snowmobile
At the last kickdown festival we had the chance to meet the current reigning Champion of the semi-pro category Eftixios Xristodoulou. We have seen Eftixios absolutely slay his E46 around Achna plenty of times, but this time we had the opportunity to take a closer… Read More »2022 Semi-pro drift champion, Eftixios 700hp BMW E46
A topic that always pops up for discussion when talking about anything with an engine is the performance one. We all love to compare numbers and power figures but let me ask you this, do you really a gazillion horsepower controlled by 10 different ecus… Read More »1978 Suzuki GS400 , when less is more.
Winter is upon us here in Cyprus and motoring events are coming to an end, as a last hoorah- the Cyprus Motorsport federation decided to host the one and only Hillclimb event of the year, here in Pissouri. The event was scheduled to start at… Read More »The only Hillclimb of 2022. Pissouri hillclimb event
Motorsports and sports in general have one thing in common, it gets competitive real quick. But being competitive in motorsport is a whole different ball game than any other sport. You see being competitive in motorsports is the result of man working in harmony with… Read More »Fastest man on the Island. Racetech’s record breaking Radical
Where do I even begin… Ever thought about what would happen if you let your imagination run wild on a build? Let’s say money was no issue, and you had all the time in the world, where would you put an end to it? Make… Read More »1992 Suzuki Gsxr Turbo. Do it like its the 00s
Lovely weather, the smell of the sea and amazing classic cars. The second motoring festival of Ayia Napa took place recently and we where there to capture some highlights in case you missed it. The festival was organized near the Limanaki area, with a great… Read More »2022 Ayia Napa Classic car motor festival.
In case the title didn’t gave it away, today we are brining you with us on a Miata themed road trip and what’s it like! If you are not familiar with the Mazda miata, well you are probably living under rock. Nevertheless, since you are… Read More »It’s a Miata thing. Mazda Miata club on the road
As with many important questions in life the answer is always a Honda. Want to go reliably to work and back? Honda. Want to go somewhere ridiculously fast? Honda. Want to feel like a 20-year-old again without dating a Russian chick that is 20 years… Read More »Honda CBee 400 by Underground Custom Cycles.
Mid-engined, Turbocharged, rear-wheel drive. If it was painted red it could be mistaken as a discounted Ferrari, but it is not, it’s even better! Now you might wonder why I would bring the prancing horse into this conversation but hear me out. You see back… Read More »Looks good,Goes even better. 1994 Toyota MR2
Last Sunday, our good friends from Kickdown – that you might remember from their car and coffee meets in Nicosia , decided to kick things up a notch with the help of Exhaust Pericles and host a proper car festival. Car shows can be a… Read More »”Kickdown x Exhaust Pericles” Φεστιβάλ Αυτοκινήτου.Ένα από τα καλύτερα φεστιβάλ του 2022!
Golfs have been the benchmark for Hot hatches since day one. The reason is simple, is a platform that does everything well from daily driving to mountain runs to being a platform for a track car. You can’t go wrong with a golf. Fit for… Read More »You can’t go wrong with a Golf. Vw Golf GTI 20v Turbo
We may be posting a lot less content on two wheels despite on four, but that doesn’t mean we don’t love motorcycles in this blog. In the past we featured superbike action as well as the awesome gentleman’s ride ! As an engineer, I am… Read More »Hot dogs,beer & motorcycles, underground custom Cycles – opening party
What comes to mind when you first hear the word, Porsche? an incredibly fast race-bred Le-man conquering machine? or a more civilized and quiet SUV? Well, personally what springs to mind is that timeless 911 roofline accompanied by ruthless flat 6 sounds and massive rear… Read More »Porsche 911 Turbo S by AGT styling
Warning the following statement may make you feel old. At least if you qualify as a millennial that is. The year is 2008 and Nissan just announced the launch of the new and now legendary R35 GT-R platform. Porsche had also released the same year… Read More »Hydrogen Sports cars. Can they exist?
The past Sunday 19th of June, the petrolheads festival took place in Achna Speedway after a 2-year covid absence. if you never been a petrolhead festival, let me run you through it. The festival The petrolhead festival is a relatively new event in the petrolhead… Read More »Petrolheads festival at Achna Speedway
As some of you may know, The past Sunday 22 of May we attended and participated in the Gentleman Ride Limassol. If you are not familiar with the event, The Gentleman ride is a worldwide event with the sole purpose of raising funds for prostate… Read More »The Distinguished Gentlemans ride Limassol 2022
Cars are like wine. Like wine once it reaches a certain age it will either be treasured and worth a fortune or it will be an absolute disaster that’s destined for the bin. So who decides which car gets to live another day and which… Read More »Classic car Festival at Finikoudes
The first round of the Time attack championship took place at Achna Speedway this weekend and we were there to capture the action. We are officially in the fourth month of 2022, the weather is getting warmer, the days are becoming larger and more people… Read More »First Time attack of 2022 overview.
AWD, Four Wheel Drive, you hear all these terms being thrown around all the time but do you know how they work? or how each layout affects vehicle dynamics? If not you are in luck cause we are about to give you a brief overview… Read More »How AWD Systems work and which one suits you [3 min read]
On the last weekend of February, the fields of Koshi echoed with the heart-warming sounds of rally cars bashing the limiter and being driven with utmost anger. Although my initial plan was to wake up early as possible to shoot the service station of the… Read More »Larnaca rally Sprint- through our lens
The humble ae86 chassis is a chassis that was never meant to be great at motorsports let alone help invent one. But here we are 39 years later after its official debut writing a journal of how this little nugget managed to captivate the hurts… Read More »SR-powered Toyota Corolla Levin A throwback to grassroot drifting.
November in Cyprus is a weird month, There are equal chances of heavy rainfall as there are for a sunny 30 degrees summer day. But for us, these things don’t matter because November is the month of the only indoors Motorshow that takes place in… Read More »Through our lens 2021 Boyz stuff show overview
Cyprus is known for its beaches mostly, due to our 12-month summer period. But hidden up in the mountains are some beautiful villages with stunning views and most importantly, awesome twisty roads. Upon these twisty roads, the kakopetria Hillclimb took place for the last round… Read More »The ideal way to spend a Sunday. Kakopetria Hillclimb.
If you need further proof that men are simple creatures, take this event as an example. How interesting can drinking coffee in a parking lot on a Sunday morning be? Well, with good coffee and tasteful cars. A lot! This event was organized by Stephanos… Read More »Cars and Coffee at the heart of Nicosia.
Before I dive into what makes this particular Defender special, I just wanted to share a few interesting facts about how the Land Rover Defender came to be. Since its inception in the 1940s, the Landrover was simply designed to rove the land, in other… Read More »1996 Land Rover Defender 300 TDI. How To OEM Plus.
Hillclimb racing is one of the oldest forms of motorsport and perhaps the simplest one out there. Drivers race against the clock to see which is gonna reach the peak of the hill faster. As anything related to motorsport in Cyprus outside the one and… Read More »CMF Hillclimb Championship at Agios Tychon
Cars like this are why we all miss the 90s. Nothing to do with horsepower figures or ridiculous 0-60 times. You get plenty of those already, what we miss is manufacturers going nuts and bringing to life vehicles that should never exist on public roads.… Read More »Toyota TRD 2000GT. When Rare meets Cool.
Earlier this month the now popular Instagram page kick down hosted a cars and coffee type of meet in the parking lot opposite of Tiramisu coffee shop, which kindly provided their parking spaces to the guys. The goal of the event was for the people… Read More »”Kickdown” cars and coffee meet
27/9/2021 marked the day of the final rounds for the Cyprus Superbikes Street Championship 2021 and the final rounds for the track day challenge series of events. In the Cyprus Superbikes Street Championship. There are two types of motorcycles that are competing 600cc and 1000cc… Read More »Cyprus Superbikes Street Championship 2021 and track day challenge
An AE86 love affair. Today’s feature is a special one, we were fortunate enough to visit Racetech Motorsport ex-garage and feature Christos Hadjigeorgiou’s time attack and streetcar. AE86’s are rare in Cyprus both in the Levin and Trueno disguise we simply didn’t get a lot… Read More »A Toyota love affair. Toyota AE86 by Racetech.
Picture this is the late 90s early 2000s and you are a lad in his 20s looking for an affordable car that can manage daily driver duties without being boring to death. The answer lies here above you. Our friend Paulos Ioannou acquired this civic… Read More »470 WHP of FWD glory. 1992 Honda civic Turbo.
The past weekend we were lucky to attend some of the stages of the acropolis rally that took place in villages around Larnaca thus its nickname ‘skaliotiko’ which is how the locals refer to something that comes from Larnaca. The cars This is a Cypriot… Read More »Larnaca Acropolis Rally 2021.
The last time we featured a samurai it was build in the least samurai way possible. It was built for speed which is something this platform is known not to do. Today I am happy to show you how a Samurai in Cyprus is usually… Read More »1991 Suzuki Samurai. A pocket-sized tank.
Well, where should I even start? On one hand, you have the perfect recipe for an awesome car. Inline six? Check. Turbo? check. Rear-wheel drive? check. On the other hand, you have a bigger brother that goes by the acronym GTR that takes that recipe… Read More »Nissan skyline R33 GTST. Nissan’s overlooked sports coupe.
Is it true or am I dreaming? well, I am in the pleasant position to state that motorsport is officially back on the menu! After another heavy rain of lockdowns due to covid is nice to get a breath of race fuel for a change. … Read More »6/3/21 Cyprus Rally photo gallery.
Picture this, its the early 90s and you are looking for a brand new crossover to haul the family on Saturdays and go hunting on Sundays. The answer comes in the form of the Pajero, Land cruiser and of course the Patrol. After witnessing an… Read More »A part of the family. 1990 Nissan Patrol Y60 GQ.
Cyprus car scene in a nutshell. Now don’t get me wrong when I say this, but the parking lot of today’s event sums up pretty much the most common platforms that enthusiasts pick in Cyprus. We have talked a numerous amount of times why you… Read More »CY car scene in a nutshell, Cars & coffee Nicosia
Without a doubt the biggest dilemma a petrolhead can face is choosing a daily driver. If you are reading this, there is a 99% chance that you are addicted to cars that can do a lot more than just drive you from A to B. Unfortuanly it comes a time that we have to do just that, drive from A to B.