Author Archives: THE aSTIG

Aired Accent: Hyundai Accent on Air Suspension

The Hyundai Accent, or Verna in some countries, is so far one of the freshest and newest-looking subcompact cars in the country. So even in stock form, it tends to be more of a head-turner compared those from other makes … Continue reading

Posted in Paint and Body Modifications | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 14 Comments

Some of the Best Modified 4x4s of 2013

Photos by Philip Aragones It’s Friday again! So for our Four-Wheel Fridays feature, you’re gonna love this. As you know, the Manila Auto Salon is a gathering of some of the best customized rides in town. So for the 4×4 … Continue reading

Posted in 4x4 Offroaders | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

Wheels & Machines: The Old School Rides

It’s Thursday again today, so for our TBT, we’re featuring some of the old school rides from the Wheels & Machines show, which showcased a good mix of Japanese, American, German, and British old schoolers, from restored to modified. So … Continue reading

Posted in Paint and Body Modifications | Tagged , , , , , , | 30 Comments

2014: Happy New Year from Custom Pinoy Rides!

Here’s to a smokin’ hot 2014. May everyone have an exciting and action-packed year to come. We promise to do the same here at Custom Pinoy Rides. Coz we’re gonna be bigger and better! Happy New Year everyone!

Posted in Random Snaps | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The RWB Porsches of the Philippines

Photos by Philip Aragones and Christian Chan 2013 was a year of firsts for many in the local automotive tuning community. One of the biggest firsts was the coming of RWB – Rauh-Welt Begriff. And with that coming of RWB … Continue reading

Posted in Paint and Body Modifications, Speed and Power Modifications | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

bB in BBS

The Toyota bB has had such a cult following that you’ll see many iterations of customizations being done to it. But sometimes, you don’t need a hefty number of modifications just to make one stand out. Check this white box … Continue reading

Posted in Paint and Body Modifications | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Contrasting Stances

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Well to sum things up, there are two words that I would use to best describe this – “Stance,” and “Contrast.” Why? Because if there’s one thing that’s similar about these … Continue reading

Posted in Random Snaps | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

1st Gen Pajero 4-Door Mud Monster

It’s Friday today so we’ll continue with our Four-Wheel Fridays trend. Being a huge 4×4 enthusiast, I can confidently say that at least here in the Philippines, the 1st Generation Mitsubishi Pajero 4-Door (5-door to be precise) is one of … Continue reading

Posted in 4x4 Offroaders | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Blue Panda Toyota AE86

It’s Thursday today, and if you’ve been following Custom Pinoy Rides, you know that for our TBT, we feature old school rides. Well today, we have this awesome Blue Panda Toyota AE86 Trueno Coupe that is no less than drool-worthy. … Continue reading

Posted in Random Snaps | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Custom Pinoy Rides 2013 Video Reel

2013 is about to come to an end, and it has been a fantastic year for Custom Pinoy Rides having been partners for all the biggest and most exciting car shows in the Philippine Automotive Calendar. We’re looking forward to … Continue reading

Posted in Videos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment