Another year of the Haltech World Cup Finals comes to a close. This 25th Annual 2021 year was bitter sweet as we had an amazing time with our friends and family coming together to enjoy our love of Drag Racing however on the strip the car did not perform as we wanted. We qualified 9th and made it to the main event on Sunday but were eliminated in our 1st round. You win some you lose some, but enjoying the ride from start to finish is what is most important! We want to big up our New York crew coming in with plenty food and drinks and help in the pits! One time for our South Florida crew coming in for help with the food and big vibes! One time for Head Chef Aaron! Of course Big Up Crispeed Tuned working the Haltech Electronics in our S15 2JZ Powered DRAG car with JC Race Cars chassis – JR Wiring Solutions electrical – Extreme Motorsports Fabrication. One time for the Crew Chief Baldhead and Pit Crew Michael aka Choopie – Richie RAW Powered – Kevin SER – Chyldz – Neeta GLOW Infusions. Big up the products that help us to go fast #CastisFast – Paint by Jason / M&M Transmissions / Precision Turbo / Driveshaft Shop / TEC. Special Shout out to Uncle Neil – Neil Auto Works having an awesome weekend in his brand new car Blue JZ! We will be back in 2022 faster than ever!!! #DRAGint
This year’s Texas 2K21 was such an awesome event!! With everyone itching to get back to racing we came all the way from Florida with a small crew and a mission – to win the 2JZ class again – back to back!!!! Patience and Perseverance brings success and with Larry at the wheel of S15 making consistent 6.5-6.6 passes we were able to take the victory yet again for 2021!!! Big up to Haltech ECU for the best Performance Electronics in the business!!! With our main an Crispeed Tuned programming the Haltech NEXUS system and Haltech peripherals we were unstoppable!!!! We can’t forget Choopie, Baldy and Richie – the crew that makes it all happen behind the scenes!!!! One love to Glow Infusions for keeping us focused and always supporting our racing habit!!!!! DRAGint we are your 2JZ Specialists!!!!!!!
For our long time followers you know our S15 Shop Race Car has been around since 2008 with us recently doing a major overhaul and rebuild of it – here is a video that shows the behind the scenes of what it takes to turn a bad ass street legal 8sec Monster into a 6sec Beast!!! No more RB26 – Hello 2JZ!!! Big Up Choopie on putting together this video and being a major part of our racing success!!!!!!
The last event of the year in Orlando proved to be one of the most eventful for the entire crew : DRAGint + Medicine Man Racing + Neil Auto Works! Sport Compact Finals #5 was 3 days of cool weather racing allowing us to tune our new machines and take it to the next level. The DRAGint S15 went a new personal best of 6.77 and the Medicine Man Racing Lexus IS went a new personal best of 6.46! Neil Auto Works had consistency and speed to take him all the way to the final round of the Street Rod 10.5 Class! We want to thank all of our supporters that came out and had a great time with us. 2020 is going to bring a whole new level of speed!!!!!!
The amazing Haltech World Cup Finals 2019 / World Cup Finals – Import vs. Domestic has come to an end! We had an amazing time with Family and Friends – it was all about Prep / Race / Cook / Eat!!!!! Thanks to everyone that stopped by our pits and helped us to get this brand new car down the track safely to a bilstering 6.91 @ 206MPH!! This event was the first time the car ever touched a track! Owned and Driven by Drag International / Larry Ramnath – this S15 Silvia has been a labor of love and has truly turned into a breath taking and show stopping bad ass race car. Thank you Haltech for the support – the electronics package you put together for us has been phenomenal – Crispeed Tuned is working his magic!!!!!!
Absolutely Incredible! 3 Straight Days of racing with friends and family at the GRS-Motorsports.com and Orlando Speed World Dragway Sport Compact Finals #4! Sunday we topped off our fastest weekend ever by Winning the Street Rod 10.5 Class!!!! This Part 2 covers the intense Eliminations Rounds on Sunday! Thanks for all the support – if you stopped by our Pit and had some food give us a shout!!!!!! We are your 2JZ Swap Specialist from MILD TO WILD!!!!!! #DRAGint www.DRAGint.com
A big shout out to our very own Medicine Man Racing Team coming in from T&T to help us make this dream come true!!!
What a weekend!! 3 Straight Days of racing with friends and family at the GRS-Motorsports.com and Orlando Speed World Dragway Sport Compact Finals #4! Saturday night we achieved a new personal best and long time goal running 6.95 in the 1/4!!!! This Part 1 covers Saturday night Qualifying and Testing! To top it all off – we won our Street Rod 10.5 Class the following day, Sunday!!!! Consistency boy!!!!!! Thanks for all the support – if you stopped by our Pit and had some food give us a shout!!!!!! We are your 2JZ Swap Specialist from MILD TO WILD!!!!!! #DRAGint www.DRAGint.com
A big shout out to our very own Medicine Man Racing Team coming in from T&T to help us make this dream come true!!!
That Racing Channel‘s first ever Street Kings was a new level of performance automotive event with sanctioned type of Roll Racing and Drag Racing to keep the odds fair and the racing close! In addition there was a full 2 Days of Drifting on skid pad as well as road course for the slideways lovers!!! South Florida is seeing a resurgence of events at PBIR as enthusiasts look to take it to the track. We raced the S3000 with our DRAGint spec 3.2L 2JZ to a #1 Qualifier Position with a 7.27 Pass (Fastest Pass of the Event) however we decided not to continue once there was a small rain delay to keep Larry and the car safe. Big up to the whole crew that came out to support us! We are looking forward to the next installment of the TRC Street Kings Series on our quest for our first 6sec pass!
A yearly tradition, we take a few cars out to the 7th Annual NISFLO Toy Drive and Car Show! Benefiting less fortunate children, Nissan enthusiasts from all over South Florida stopped by to bring toys and talk cars. Continue reading EVENTS : 7th Annual Nislfo Toy Drive and Car Show!
The S3000 was back on the track for the last race of the season. The GRS Motorsports Sport Compact Finals is becoming a favorite race of the season with super tight racing at record breaking speeds! Our Honda S3000 with DRAGint 2JZ Power went 7.16 to advance in eliminations, later losing with traction problems. Zoian (5.80 Win) went up against Criatura (5.83) in the final for a wicked 5 second side by side race!!!! Team Tekno Toys made great passes all weekend and topped it off with a crazy Nissan 4 Cylinder World Record 6.50 @ 220mph for the win!! Big Daddy was in the 7’s all weekend and M-Unit was back on track with a new 8.85 PB and a class win!!! Rotary action was hot with Quiles Racing running World Record 6.3 range! Rafielito Racing would take the class win on an incredible Personal Best 6.45 pass range and winning his class!!!!! There was so much action, check GRS Motorsports Facebook for all the highlights and videos!!! Big up Orlando Speedworld for the awesome track and all the fans that turned up!
Be Sure to check out our previous event coverage : the October 2017 World Sport Compact Challenge Event Photos Part 1 and Part 2. Continue reading RACING : S3000 Action at the 3rd Annual Sport Compact Finals!!! #GRSMotorsports
Porsches on the Bay is a yearly gathering of PCA Gold Coast Region members and enthusiast. Set at the picturesque Mandarin Oriental, this bayside Porsche show is one of the best in So Fla. We signed up to show our 1991 928 S4 Exclusive among a collection of beautiful aircooled 911’s. Check out our photos of this classic event and be sure to check it out next year! There are always beautiful and rare P Cars to be seen. This year there were a few noteworthy displays including a pristine 964 Carrera RS street, a 993 911 GT (GT2) Street! These 2 forbidden fruits are now being seen more on US Soil with the 25 year import rule. Contact us to source and import your favorite Porsche!
The illustrious Bal Harbour Shops presents The 2nd Annual Collectors Weekend Supercar celebration! Hosted by We Are Curated, this event brought together a world class selections of automotive masterpieces eloquently on display at the worlds finest retail facility! This is real retail therapy! Check out the photos below as well as photos from the new Prestige Imports Miami showroom!
Orlando Speedworld is quickly becoming our 2nd home as we continue to test and have fun with our 1700HP S2000!!! A weekend full of racing, we made progress in the setup of our pro class S2000. Utilizing a new boost controller as well as a few other new systems, we dialed the car in to make consistent launches and controllable power. We are ready for World Cup Finals now!!!! Here are more photos from the Sport Compact World Challenge 2017 – Day 2. We did not race on the eliminations Final Sunday Day 3 because of intermittent rain and successful testing on Friday and Saturday. Look out for us in November at the World Cup Finals in Maryland!!
A Big Shout Out and Thank You goes out to all of our Fans – Supporters – Crew – Customers – Family!!!
The October 2017 edition of the Sport Compact World Challenge #7 was a great showing of world class speed and competition from some of import drag racing’s most enthusiastic racers! Great Florida weather and close, side by side racing made for non stop action. Teams brought their A game as there were many new personal bests and plenty of clean and fast racing. Our DRAGint S2000 with 2JZ power benifitted from a great track prep so that we could continue to test and setup the car. We were able able to gain data as well as setup a few new systems on the car. Check out Part 1 media coverage with 200+ hi res photos. Also view Part 2 – Sport Compact World Challenge 2017 with +200 pics! Continue reading RACING : World Sport Compact Challenge #7 10/2017 + S3000 2JZ Testing
One of South Florida’s best and most eclectic cars and coffee gatherings is certainly the Supercar Saturdays Florida at Lamborghini of Broward. Held every 2nd Sat of the Month, we took the opportunity to visit this month to make up for the canceled September edition (Hurricane Irma). We also wanted to show off our very Italian Alfa SZ! The event is from 10am-1pm and typically concludes with an impromptu lunch rally. You can become a part of the Supercar Saturdays Florida Social club with additional gatherings, meets and rallies throughout South Florida. The rain did not let up but that did not stop the die hard drivers and fans from coming out. Visit the Supercar Saturdays Florida official site for more info. On to the pics!!!
Yesterdays Cultured Alliance Rick Case Car Show at Rick Case Honda in Davie was a blast! South Florida brought out some amazing and unique cars of all different styles! Music and entertainment for the whole family kept the vibes going all day. We brought the JDM heat rolling with our crew showing a Supra / 3 Single Turbo GS300’s / NSX / Pair of R34’s! Our fam even brought out the Huracan! Big up all the shops and crews representing –
the cars and displays were wicked! We are looking forward to next years show already! Download the high resolution photos and tag us @dragint #dragint . ONE TIME!!!!!
Here it is – our coverage of the 2nd Annual Toyota and Lexus BBQ + Carshow! South Florida is home to some wicked Toyota and Lexus cars and this year’s show brought out some neck breakers! We displayed 6 cars that combine to make about 6000HP :-p Big up to the South Florida enthusiast community for coming together to put on this event.
Coming up this Sunday is set to be one of South Florida’s baddest Toyota and Lexus events! With food and fun for the whole family this is sure to be a blast all day. DJ Music / BBQ with an Island Twist / Bounce House / Games / and of course All of the Baddest Supra / GS / SC / IS / LS / Celica / Corolla cars you have seen! Click to view the details!
There is always time for a bit of fun amidst the hard work! We limed a little as we wrapped up client services from the week! Boss man on the grill with tunes jammin plus sweet rides makes for a great Saturday. Check out our latest shop project Race Car – the DRAGint S2000 with 2JZ Power! It is wicked fast and we are taming this beast during the season at Orlando Speedway and PBIR. Also sneak a peak at our latest Street Car – the DRAGint 1250HP Street Supra fully customized – its the baddest Supra out there!!! Contact us to import or upgrade your favorite JDM sports car!
Out east Fort Lauderdale it was a great day with music, food, and fun with friends and family. NISFLO put on a great event with a nice open venue for us to jam all day. The toy drive was a plus for the kids less fortunate. Check out the cool pics and thanks for visiting!