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Ryan Tuerck, a professional drifter, took the concept of giving the 86 a power increase to a whole new extreme when he managed to fit a 4.5-liter V8 engine from a Ferrari 458 into its engine bay.

Tokyo - Mike Whiddett, also known as 'Mad Mike' recently embarked on a tour of Japan to explore the fanatical car culture the country has to offer and hooked up with some of the coolest and most respected car builders in the industry.

High end modifications

While petrolheads in SA are used to seeing everyday cars being built and rebuilt either for racing or for 'show and shine' events, Mad Mike explores Japan's obsession in modifying high end cars such as Ferraris and Lamborghinis.

Red Bull said: "The New Zealand drift racer known as Mad Mike has made a documentary about the Japanese capital’s extraordinary after-dark modified auto scene.

"Experience the world of Red Bull like you have never seen it before. With the best action sports clips on the web and original series, prepare for your "stoke factor" to be at an all time high."

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