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Weekend Specials & Holiday Schedule ~Oct 15

Welcome to the RHDJapan Blog and greetings from the RHDJapan team. We are extremely proud to announce the new release of our sites that have been completely overhauled and built up again from scratch making improvements and tweaks everywhere possible. In the near future we will be adding more blog posts about the many improvements and new functionality. In the meantime, please feel free to enjoy the improved user experience with the new site!

Next Monday will be 'Taiku no Hi' Health and Fitness day here in Japan which is a National Holiday. The RHDJapan team will be away from the office on the 14th in observance of this Holiday.

This year will mark the 46th annual 'Taiku no Hi', originally started to commemorate the 1964 Tokyo Olympics
In this special batch of Weekend Specials RHDJapan will be offering an additional 6% off the following select manufacturers until 9:00am JST Oct 15


APP HID Lighting Campaign ~Dec 20

Welcome to the RHDJapan Blog and greetings from the RHDJapan team! Closing out the for the 2013 we have another great campaign available from APP!

If you have considered converting to a high-quality HID setup or upgrading your HID system a great opportunity has come!

APP Main Sponsor D1GP machine equipped with the Extreme Blue setup!

RHDJapan Works JZX81 equipped with the APP Cerulean Blue HID Kit

(photo courtesy of Rich Sams)

When choosing your HID kit it can be difficult to make the final decision on the best setup to go with given the variety different colors, brightness and impact available. Depending on the event, sometimes you may want to go with a different level of brightness or maybe a different level of impact, even different colors.

Once you can narrow it down to your top two preferred choices you can leave the rest to RHDJapan.

When you place your order on the RHDJapan site for the

APP 15000K HID Kit Extreme Blue
APP 15000K HID Kit Extreme Blue H4 Hi/Lo
APP 3000K HID Kit Imperial Gold
APP 3000K HID Kit Imperial Gold H4 Hi/Lo
APP 4500K HID Kit Precious White
APP 4500K HID Kit Precious White H4 Hi/Lo
APP 6000K HID Headlight Kit Brilliant White H4 Hi/Lo
APP 6000K HID Kit Brilliant White
APP 8000K HID Kit Cerulean Blue
APP 8000K HID Kit Cerulean Blue H4 Hi/Lo

The second set of bulbs will be included for FREE!!

Please add the color of your desired sets into the comments section at checkout and these will be included with your order!


APP Brake Pad, Line and Caliper Kit Campaign ~Dec 20


APP Brake Kits, Lines and SFIDA Brake Pad Campaign ~Dec 20

Hello from the RHDJapan team and welcome to the last quarter of 2013!  RHDJapan is proud to announce another great campaign from our friends at APP.  This campaign will have something available for just about all enthusiasts as it will cover the majority of popular Japanese tuning machines.  In addition, this campaign is focused on one side of tuning that is often overlooked, Braking!

Discounts will be provided on brake pads, lines and a special present for those looking to go all out with a big caliper kit!

Campaign #1

For any purchases of the Street/Competition AP-8000 or KG-1115 SFIDA pads

as a Front/Rear set will receive an immediate 10% discount!!

Standard Calipers AP-8000 Series

Brembo Type Calipers AP-8000 Series


Standard Calipers KG-1115 Series

Brembo Type Calipers KG-1115 Series



For any purchases of the Street AP-5000 SFIDA pads

as a Front/Rear set will receive an immediate 7% discount

Standard Calipers AP-5000 Series

Brembo Type Calipers AP-5000 Series


*The discount will be applied once the qty in the shopping cart is changed to 2

Campaign #2

For those who are looking to not only replace pads but also upgrade with APP Brake lines

RHDJapan will also include a 1 Liter can of APP Super Brake Fluid as a FREE Service!! (Boiling Point of 286℃ DRY and 176℃ WET, DOT 4).

The following comment must be entered into the comments section at checkout: 'APPDOT4Campaign'

*RHDJapan will cover the extra shipping costs incurred on 1L of DOT 4 however this can ONLY be shipped with FEDEX or DHL.

Please do not check out on the site with anything other than FEDEX or DHL if you would like the fluid

Campaign #3

For any purchases of the APP Brake Caliper Kits the newly released Flare Nut Wrench will also be included as a FREE Service!

This item is made just for APP by the top end NEPROS brand of top tool manufacturer KTC, to match the signature APP 7 color titanium finish!


Project Mu Campaign ~Dec 16


Weekend Specials ~Oct 7

Welcome to the RHDJapan and greetings from the crew. With time counting down for the World Time Attack, we have received great word back and all drivers/teams and machines are in top condition! However with one weekend in between we also have a very exciting round of King Of Europe. After a very unfortunate happening right before the first round a new machine has been build up and ready to take on the best drivers in Europe!

Special Thanks to HPI, APP, Nagisa Auto, SARD and Super Now to help us in sponsoring this great machine!

The Blue Elise, an SR20 powered AE86 piloted by Clemens-sensei!!

As we do every week for the weekend specials we will be offering an additional 6% off until next Monday at 9:00am JST



FEEL's - Honda Twincam

Fujita Engineering FEED

HKB Sports

Ikeya Formula


RS Watanabe

Super Now

Tommy Kaira


Yashio Factory



Project Mu Brake Pad Campaign ~Dec 16