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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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Rieger Audi TT by Jworks Unlimited

I should say, Rieger Tuning makes some of the best looking body kits for Euro cars. And as you can see here, they can make the Audi TT look fantastic. In fact, this Audi TT by Jworks Unlimited won the … Continue reading

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LTO (insider) clarifies “Permit Needed for Modified Vehicles”

(Photo via hd AUDIO) We’ve posted this photo on our Facebook Page asking for public opinion, and it has gone VIRAL, with a slew of negative comments and protests. With all the commotion going on, a member of the AE92.ph … 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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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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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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Let’s not forget the EVO that started it all: Lancer EVO I

Photos by Philip Aragones and THE aSTIG Sometimes it makes me wonder why people go like “I want an EVO VI” or “I want an EVO IX” and so on and so forth. How about giving some love to the … Continue reading

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DriftMob’s Tire-Slaying 1JZ Old School Toyota Celica

Photos by Philip Aragones It’s Thursday once again, so for our TBT, we’re giving some old school love. Check out DriftMob Works Pilipinas’ tire-slaying 1JZ-powered Toyota Celica competition drift car…

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