Dirty Gertie

Meet Gertie, Derek and Brandi Chaney’s 2003 GTI, their only child until October this year. I have been around this car and witnessed its progress for a few years now so when it came time to finally shoot it for a feature here on Speed Happens I was very excited. This shoot happened totally by […]

Waterfest 2011

With this being my first year attending WaterFest I wasn’t exactly sure what to expect, especially with the show being a mere 30 minutes from the Jersey shore. We didn’t let that stop us however, we loaded into Alan’s rabbit and hit the road for what was quite possibly the bumpiest ride through five states […]

Bug Out #69

As always the crew attended Bug Out at Old Dominion Speedway in Manassas, Virginia this May. Coming down off of our Southern Worthersee high Bug Out was a refreshing way to get back into our local scene.

Southern Worthersee

This year the Speed Happens group for Southern Worthersee doubled in size. We left the Northern Virginia area around 7pm Thursday evening and drove through the night to arrive in Helen, GA early Friday morning. Although we were very tired by the time we arrived and had to catch some shut eye in our cars […]

The Red Dragon

I met Thomas, the owner of this bad ass FD, late last summer during the Mischief.tv cruise through West Virginia. He mentioned having a RX-7 but it would be months before I actually caught a glimpse of it on the internet. A few weeks ago it was brought to my attention that Thomas was in […]