Tag Archives: Custom

Dekotora Fire Trucks by Fire Wolf Motors

Photos by Philip Aragones and THE aSTIG Unbelievable! That’s how I can describe the Dekotora (Japanese to English translation: Decoration Trucks) Fire Trucks by Fire Wolf Motors. Unbelievable because I cannot believe the level of detail and craftsmanship that was … 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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Nakai-San builds RWB Manila #5: “MENAGE A TROIS!” (The Build Up)

Photos by Philip Aragones I have to say, I will forever be a fan of artisan car builds, most especially those by Porsche tuner Nakai-San of Rauh-Welt Begriff. Why? Because he builds some of the most awesome-looking classic Porsches on … Continue reading

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Custom Pinoy Rides – 2014 Trans Sport Show (Video)

Video by Errol Panganiban The Trans Sport Show is the longest-running car show in the country (23 years) for a reason. And that’s because it is THE car show to see and be part of. The recently concluded Trans Sport … Continue reading

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Joma Montaner’s Old School Toyota Celica Drift Machine

In the world of drifting, there are cars that can people can easily associate to the word “drift;” the most common probably being the Nissan S-chassis-based cars, and the Toyota Hachi-Roku. But there’s something special about doing something that goes … Continue reading

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Custom Pinoy Rides’ 2014 MFest Coverage Part 4 – Walking the Pits

Photos by Errol Panganiban, Philip Aragones, and THE aSTIG Here’s part 4 of our MFest coverage, featuring the awesome cars as seen in the paddock and pit lane. Check it out!

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Custom Pinoy Rides’ 2014 MFest Coverage Part 3 – Circuit Cars

Photos by Errol Panganiban, Philip Aragones, and THE aSTIG Here’s part 3 of our MFest coverage, featuring the Circuit Cars! Check it out!

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