Tag Archives: Mercedes

The Mansory Mercedes-Benz SLK Renovatio Rex Accelero Widebody???

For sure this is one way to make a Mercedes-Benz SLK stand out. I’ve placed “???” at the end of the title as I don’t think this is one complete kit, but rather a mix and match of things that … 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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Mercedes-Benz UNIMOG: The Ultimate 4×4?

The Unimog is probably my favorite 4×4 of all time. Well, maybe Land Rovers and Unimogs. But isn’t it every car guy’s childhood dream to be driving that awesome big red truck, especially for those who grew up in the … 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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What Happened at Drift Muscle Philippines?

Well, the first ever Drift Muscle Philippines was an epic event to say the least. How else can you make a drift event more awesome than to have the Drift King himself – Keiichi Tsuchiya, judge the event and give … Continue reading

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Mercedes Benz 190E – The Car that put Ayrton Senna on the Map

Photo by Philip Aragones; Video by amp888 It’s Thursday today so we’re doing a Throwback by featuring what we think is one of the coolest Euro sedans ever made – the Mercedes Benz 190E. Dubbed as the “Baby Benz”, due … Continue reading

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MIAS 2013: Custom and Classic Car Competition (Results and Photo Coverage) – Part 2

Photos by THE aSTIG, Errol Panganiban, and Philip Aragones Previously, we’ve gone through Part 1 of our coverage of the 2013 Manila International Auto Show. As we move on to Part 2, I’ll kick it off with some of the … Continue reading

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Hot Import Nights 2: Two-Door Sports and Muscle Car Madness

Custom Pinoy Rides made a trip to the recently concluded Hot Import Nights 2 event held at the World Trade Center last April 20-21, 2013. As expected, the show did not disappoint. Due to the large number of photos we … Continue reading

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MIAS 2013: Custom and Classic Car Competition (Results and Photo Coverage) – Part 1

Photos by THE aSTIG, Errol Panganiban, and Philip Aragones Right, so previously, we’ve shown you guys some of the Brand New Vehicles the various Automobile Manufacturers had in store for you this 2013, which could be potential project vehicles for … Continue reading

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Sergei’s Matte Orange Mercedes Benz C63 AMG (Take 2)

We chose to shoot Sergei’s C63 AMG in the late afternoon, and we are glad we did. It opened up a number of options when it came to lighting and angles. On top of that, the matte orange finish was … Continue reading

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