Tag Archives: 2012

Building 3 Cars into 1: Mackie Torralba’s 1991 Honda Prelude

Guest Post by Mackie Torralba Ever heard the term “Built. Not Bought.”??? Well, that’s exactly what our buddy Mackie Torralba from Davao City, now living in Virginia, USA, to his 1991 Honda Prelude. He got himself 3 cars, took the … Continue reading

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The Countdown to the 2012 Manila Auto Salon!

3 days left to the Manila Auto Salon! I bet you can’t sleep now coz of all the excitement. We can’t either! Check out the latest press release below… COUNTDOWN TO 2012 MANILA AUTO SALON MANILA (Philippines) – The countdown … Continue reading

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The Top Tuning Shops in the Philippines are Bound to Collide in the 2012 Manila Auto Salon

Since Custom Pinoy Rides‘ early stages, we’ve made it a point to follow and feature the Manila Auto Salon. Why? This statement from the organizers probably sums it up best: The MANILA AUTO SALON promotes the aftermarket industry for automobiles … Continue reading

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Don Pastor Buttonwillow Raceway Global Time Attack 2012 Practice Run

Now this is Pinoy Pride right here. Pinoy Car Enthusiasts know of our very own Don Pastor – the 2009 Driver of the Year and Philippine Touring Car Champion, who moved to the US in 2010 to continue his racing … Continue reading

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#custompinoyrides >> Nissan GT-R vs Porsche 911 GT3 RS by @speedtroopers

Fierce rivals become respectable track buddies when Pinoy car enthusiasts from @speedtroopers‘ friends at Emperor Motorsports take them out for a weekend of fun under the sun. But still, you can’t help but wonder, Nissan GT-R or Porsche 911 GT3 … Continue reading

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#custompinoyrides >> Eric Joseph Laurencio Salvador’s Old School Toyota Corolla DX

We’re all car nuts. And being the car nuts that we are, we love talking about cars, and hearing about cars. So when we hear about great car stories on #custompinoyrides worth sharing, we go right ahead and spread the … Continue reading

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A Pinoy’s Take On The 2012 SEMA Show by Wreckless Inc.

Our buddy Ian King of Wreckless Inc. and King’s Car Control Clinic (Yes – the very same school where I studied the art of drifting) traveled all the way to Vegas and came back with his personal take on the … Continue reading

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Custom Pinoy Rides Events >> 2012 Manila Auto Salon

Custom Pinoy Rides is a proud partner of the Philippines’ Largest Aftermarket Show – the 2012 Manila Auto Salon, coming up on November 29 to December 2 at the SMX Convention Center, SM Mall of Asia, Pasay City. This is … Continue reading

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#CustomPinoyRides is here!!!

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Pinoys always have, and always will be automotive enthusiasts. Moreover, Pinoys always have, and always will be camera whores. And we looove to share our automotive photos and adventures to the rest of the world. It was but unfortunate that … Continue reading

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Old School Toyota Starlet Widebody

The Toyota Starlet is probably one of the most desired old school cars in the Philippines today. Proving its worth in the motorsports scene for its light weight and nimbleness, especially in the slalom events, I’m sure just about every … Continue reading

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