Style UP: Justin Gepner VIP Acura TL UA5 from Seattle
Hi everyone! My friends and I launch a "Style Up" project - we gather cool cars from all over the web and interview their owners about cars/tuning/life. Stories of ordinary car owners are here for you, enjoy!
StyleUp: Hello! Tell us about yourself and how you got in the Honda world.
Justin Gepner: 19 year old born and raised in Seattle Washington - PNW, Cars have influenced me my entire life, growing up around some of my family who showed interest in cars as well as having only car play toys and car video games. Wasn't until high school when I would make some older friends within the growing car scene we have here in the PNW. Eventually giving credit to meeting a good friend by the name of Alex Lyons who really brought me into the scene and into Hondas tho the Honda part wasn't to hard considering that's one of the cars my family has always owned. Alex took me to a lot of shows/cruises/and meets back in the day in her EJ8, I always had a blast and got to know quite a few pretty rad people from all that. 2012 was when I first bought the Acura TL, was from a friend of my brothers for $2,500 from a swamp. Needless to say I spent the first 3 months I had the car cleaning it more than I drove it. Originally the car was just supposed to be a daily driver from high school and college and back. Tho one day my curiosity got the best of me and I saw myself searching the forums for modified UA5 (Acura TL) credit to Michael Johnson in Cali for having...