[ originally published 06/30/10 | updated 02/15/18 ]
First things first.
While DSMs are—absolutely—known for their turbocharged, all-wheel-drive reputation, that does NOT mean any Mitsubishi-made car from the 90s available turbocharged with all-wheel-drive is a DSM. [Read more…]
Here at Gearbox Magazine, we believe the things we have in common as gearheads are what empowers us to make the most from our differences. We tend to stick to our own kind – platforms, we’re all specialists, after all – but I wanted to see how our perspectives looked when taken to task. Since I cut my teeth in the DSM community, I decided to see how three DSMers in three different communities would answer the same question. [Read more…]
Even though I retired long ago, I’m still on a distribution list for visitor message alerts on DSMtuners. If some illiterate stroke firebombs your profile over there and you click the alert button, I get an email. Can’t do anything about it and tend to ignore them, but a morbid sense of curiosity had me clicking through on one the other day.
I’m glad I did. Today, GBXM shares the story of a gearhead building with conviction and purpose. [Read more…]
Once, I sat down with my dad and asked him about all the cars he’s owned… [Read more…]
Every year we go to the DSM/EVO Shootout, my wife likes to snap pictures of all the personalized (vanity) license plates on the cars around town and track. It’s not uncommon to come across a thread on your favorite forum where someone is asking for feedback on their own vanity plate ideas, we thought these would be worth sharing. [Read more…]
You might be surprised to find out the contractor scheduled to paint your new house spends his time barreling down the local drag strips at speeds over 120 miles per hour but we are here to tell you……its true! We had a chance to sit down and find out just what this painter does when he heads to the drag strip. [Read more…]
We’re always looking to feature owners with unique vehicles here at Mitsubishi Gearbox Magazine. With that being said, we contacted our good friend Dave Groff to see if he’d be interested in sharing his 4G63 Mitsu powered Sandrail with our readers. Here’s what he had to say. [Read more…]
One of the things we’ve long loved about the DSM community is the spirit of innovation. When others say it can’t be done, DSMers do it. Remember all those V8 guys 15 years ago? Yeah. A lot of people think a FWD car can’t be fast either. Kevin Kwiatkowski (aka: Kiggly) ain’t hearing that noise. [Read more…]