Purists would say this is blasphemy. As much as we have nothing but the utmost respect for German engineering, there’s something about engine transplants that tickles the mind. And Filipino Ingenuity calls for the raw and reliable grunt of turbocharged JDM power. And in this case, Toyota 1JZ power into this Atoy Customs Mercedes-Benz 190E. The result is one of the most competitive drift cars in this this side of the world.
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Photos taken during the 2014 Trans Sport Show. Drift shot during the 2013 Drift Muscle Championships.
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