Tag Archives: Toyota

Improve Car Interior Lighting via LED’s! (Project Olaf)

One of the first things I did upon acquisition of Project Olaf was to change the interior lighting. The stock bulbs just didn’t cut it. The OEM bulbs were nice if you wanted some sort of a dim or warm … Continue reading

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“Boso-Sogo” Big-Body Toyota Corolla

We’re naming this Big-Body Toyota Corolla “Boso-Sogo” just because we want to. No offense to the owner, as we don’t know if that’s what he calls it, but that’s just what we thought of calling it, mainly because of the … Continue reading

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Attack of the Stormtroopers! – When Star Wars meets Car Tuning

Photos by Philip Aragones and THE aSTIG Whether these were intended, or happened by coincidence, this is probably what happens when Star Wars geeks have their way with their cars. Whatever the make and model, it seems like you couldn’t … Continue reading

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Head-On with a Higher Hilux

When you see a modified Toyota Hilux like this coming at you head-on like this, what would you do? Would you run in fear of being turned into mere roadkill, or would you stand aside and admire? Personally, I’d prefer … Continue reading

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What You Don’t See Everyday: Old School 3rd Gen Toyota Sprinter

It’s Thursday again, so we’re taking it back to the old school. What we have here is one of my favorite old school rides, because of its uniqueness and rarity (at least here in the Philippines). While you’ll see an … 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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Red Toyota bB stanced on Black BBS RS Mesh Wheels

Previously, we’ve shown you a white Toyota bB on silver BBS RS mesh wheels. We’ve received a lot of positive response about how it enhances the appearance, and makes the squareish Toyota bB look more elegant. Though white and silver … Continue reading

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Down-to-Earth Toyota Vios

The Toyota Vios is one of those cars you’ll see just about everywhere. It’s no wonder, because it’s economical, looks sleek, is reliable, and is quick enough to get you from point A to point B zipping through traffic. But … 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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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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