Author Archives: THE aSTIG

The Greatest Multicab in the World?

The Multicab, as Pinoys would call it, is a small light truck, or as the Japanese creators would have it – Kei truck. Originally made to be the workhorse of the smallest of vehicle classes in Japan, it has evolved … Continue reading

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Now That’s One Way to Make a Mirage Look Good!

How do you set yourself apart from the many Mitsubishi Mirages that you see rolling around the streets? This is definitely one way. Would you agree? Yes, you’re not hallucinating. This Mirage looks good. It’s really not how much customizations … Continue reading

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Custom Pinoy Rides Events: The 2015 Trans Sport Show

The 2015 Trans Sport Show is coming up on May 15-17, which will be held at the World Trade Center. We’re sure to see some of the most awesome rides in the country gathering under one roof. This will definitely … Continue reading

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Custom Pinoy Rides Video – Car Mavens 3

Video clips from the recently concluded Car Mavens 3. Enjoy!

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All-Terrain Allterra

In the sea of Monteros and Fortuners that you see left and right nowadays, the Isuzu Alterra, and even the newer MU-X, is almost as if it’s a left-field choice. But after seeing this Alterra right here, that looks to … Continue reading

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Custom Pinoy Rides Events >> Car Mavens 3

Hey, hey, hey! Car Mavens 3 is coming up on 7-Feb-2015, at SM Center Las Pinas. As you know, in the previous 2 renditions, we’ve had some of the most awesome custom cars you can see. Save the date! See … Continue reading

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Rocket Bunny RPS13

Photos by Philip Aragones and THE aSTIG Before the Rocket Bunny Toyota 86 / Subaru BRZ / Scion FRS became cool, there was the Rocket Bunny S13. I should say, even in though this kit is several years old, it … Continue reading

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KEN BLOCK’S GYMKHANA SEVEN: WILD IN THE STREETS OF LOS ANGELES

Ken Block takes a different spin on gymkana this time around, as instead of driving in his usual office – a rally car, he takes on the new gymkhana course in a custom-built AWD Ford Mustang. Needless to say, this … Continue reading

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Custom Pinoy Rides Events >> The 2014 MANILA AUTO SALON (Press Release)

The Manila Auto Salon starts TOMORROW! All I can say is, you have to be there, else you’re missing half of your life. For more details, along with ticket prices, etc., check out the Official Press Release below. See you … Continue reading

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Pinoys Abroad: HSV 6.2L LS3 V8 Power in Australia!

Though HSV or even Holden cars aren’t available in the Philippines, that doesn’t mean that Pinoys can’t get to own one. Christopher Agam, who is based in Perth, Australia, is one of the lucky Pinoy car guys who rolls in … Continue reading

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