Model: Cina Luks
Give a warm welcome to Cina! She's a UC Davis graduate, adventure seeker, party girl and an upcoming model from the Bay Area. You might have seen her on TV as a contestant on NBC's reality program Love in the Wild. Unfortunately she didn't find love, but she's still single! Holla!
Are you a pbskids reader and want to see your car in our magazine? Just submit a couple hi-res photos of your ride to. For those who don't know what hi-res means, each image should be at least 1-megabyte. Still don't know what it means? Ask your three year-old nephew to help you out. Include with your submission, a brief list of mods, year and model of your car, full name, hometown and daytime phone.
Ride: 1991 Toyota MR2
Location: South Pasadena, Ca
Mods done: Bomex aero kit; Nardi steering wheel; A'PEXi cold-air intake; HKS Super Sequential blow-off valve, Hyper exhaust; Exedy clutch; Megan Racing coilovers; Blox camber bolts; 18x10" XXR 521 wheels
Why we like it: It's the "poor man's Ferrari", but Japanese! Which is better.
Ride: 2002 Subaru WRX
Location: East Haven, CT
Mods done: Cosworth intake; VF43 turbo; Mishimoto radiator; TEIN Flex coilovers; HKS Super Sequential blow-off valve 4, titanium exhaust; Forge boost controller; Walbro fuel pump; GReddy Gracer front lip; Sparco harness bar; Corbeau seats; 18x8.5" Rota Grids; Stoptech big brake kit
Why we like it: It has that perfect balance as a weekend racer and late night cruiser.
Ride: 1993 Mazda RX-7 Touring Edition
Location: Puerto Rico
Mods done: T04 turbo; Racing Beat exhaust; A'PEXi Power FC Commander, air filter; Dual Racing oil coolers; Megan Racing coilovers
Why we like it: These '90s Japanese cars are legen... (wait for it)...dary!
Ride: 1997 Honda Civic
Location: Stuarts Draft, Va
Mods done: K20 swap; Jackson Racing supercharger; K-Tuned clutch; Function 7 rear lower control arms; Integra Type R suspension
Why we like it: The car has a simple JDM look with a USDM supercharger kick.
Ride: 2008 Lexus IS-F
Location: Milpitas, Ca
Mods done: BC Coilovers; 19x10" Linea Corse LC818 wheels; Tom's rear diffuser; Sikky Header; JoeZ intake; ISS Forged exhaust
Why we like it: The rival of the BMW M3, but Japanese.
Ride: 1972 Datsun 510
Location: Hayward, Ca
Mods done: Bored L18 motor; Z Flat pistons; Isky cam; Doug Thorley headers; Suspension Technics sway bars; Maxima rear disk brakes; Megan coilovers; Eibach springs; 15x7" Work Equip wheels; Falken Azenis; Magnaflow exhaust; Techno Toy Tuning rods
Why we like it: Nostalgic cars are always sexy in our book. Respect to those who keep these vintage cars in pristine condition.