Category Archives: Speed and Power Modifications

A Pair with a Passion for Orange

I don’t believe there’s any other car that comes into mind when you hear the words “Passion Orange” other than the venerable EK Honda Civic SiR. Would you agree? Now the good thing is that since the EK Civic SiR … Continue reading

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Orange Old School Brethren – Corolla and Celica by Bochet’s Car Care Service

When two classic old school rides – a Celica, and a Corolla, clad in paint more orange than your juice, roll by the parking lot, it’s hard not to take notice… especially when they pop their hoods to reveal clean … Continue reading

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Mig Dizon’s Mercedes 190E 2.3 16V DTM Race Car

Photos via Philip Aragones and THE aSTIG Even though 3 out of 4 times, some people, including me, would probably choose an E30 BMW M3 over a Mercedes 190E, there’s something about Mig Dizon’s car that makes me wanna change … Continue reading

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Atoy Customs Hyundai Genesis Coupe M&S Hyper G Rocket Bunny

Atoy Customs is at it again! Just when I thought they’ve already changed the game with the Amuse Vestito Rocket Bunny kit, they’ve upped the ante once more with the M&S Hyper G Rocket Bunny kit you see here installed … Continue reading

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Atoy Customs 1JZ-Powered Mercedes-Benz 190E Drift Car

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 … Continue reading

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Custom 1967 Ford Mustang Fastback GT by Alex Restoration

Photos by Philip Aragones and THE aSTIG Introduced in 1964, the Ford Mustang celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. And with that, Alex Restoration has built this marvelous Custom Ford Mustang Fastback GT as a tribute to 50 years of … Continue reading

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Orange Hotness – Datsun 240Z a.k.a. “Devil Z”

Photos by Philip Aragones and THE aSTIG Ah, the iconic Datusn 240Z a.k.a. “Devil Z.” We’ve posted some of these previously, though in the more common colors. But it’s the first time I’m seeing one locally screaming in flashy orange. … Continue reading

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BM-Vette (6.2L Corvette LS3 V8-Powered E46 BMW) V2.0: Wider and Lower!

Photos by Errol Panganiban, Philip Aragones, and THE aSTIG Ian King’s BM-Vette (marriage between a BMW and a Corvette) is certainly one of the Filipino-built custom cars that made waves across international waters, having become famous across the globe (see … Continue reading

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RWB Manila #5: “MENAGE A TROIS!” Unveiled!

Photos by Philip Aragones Oh yeah here we go I’m so excited writing this because seeing the how the photos turned out, they look totally awesome! Yes, after posting the Build-up of RWB Manila #5 “Menage A Trois,” we’re finally … Continue reading

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The Philippines’ 1st 8-sec. Car – Jonathan Tiu’s 1,318WHP Nissan GT-R

Photos by Philip Aragones and THE aSTIG What does it take to have the quickest car in the country? It seems like Jonathan Tiu has nailed the formula with his “Tiunami 1.” What he did was to take a Nissan … Continue reading

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