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The Good Stuff

Though many feel this style isn’t appropriate for the nasty streets in the usa, many fans of demon camber outside of the rising sun do all it takes to make their machines the best they can be no matter the road condition. Val Manuel of Oahu is a prime example of an individual who wont say no. At Hellaflush Hawaii this year, he let us take some shots of his Lexus GS and we were glad that we did.

With the help of Revision Audio and Samson Mak, this Lexus GS is visually setup how Val wanted it, bagged and cambered to the max when dropped fully on Air Runner Suspension. And although to the untrained eye this looks like your typical slammed gs, lots and lots of work was put into the GS. Both the front are rear fenders were cut and re-welded to look stock then repainted Jet Black along with the entire car. The exterior also sports a prussian blue front lip, sideskirts, half rear bumper and a USDM oem sport design wing.

Along with the Air Runner Suspension, Val had Revision reworked all the all the links to ensure the fitment was on point. Nagisa Auto front upper arms and camber adaptors, rear lower control arms, tension arms, toe arms and rear upper arms were put in replace of the stock non adjustable parts. All this to fit Val’s re-barreled 18″ SSR Werfen GT-03 wheels. He actually had his 18s turn into 19″ step lips. Cool, and yes, it sits might flush when raised a bit higher. yes indeed.

Anyways.. onto the photos

Step lips are so pretty.



More Photos Below.

exterior:
prussian blue front lip, sideskirts and half rear bumper
usdm oem optional sport design wing
brand new green tint hid headlights.
jdm chrome rear trunk bar
repaint to jet black color
vip puddle lights

suspension:
airrunner air suspension
dakota digital gauge
stainless tank
nagisa auto front upper arm
nagisa auto front camber adaptor
nagisa auto rear lower control arm
nagisa auto rear tension arm
nagisa auto rear toe arm
nagisa auto rear upper arm

brakes:
ls400 calipers
cross drilled rotors
stainless lines

wheels and tires:
18″ ssr werfen gt-03 disk
19″x10″ and 19″x11″ step barrels (custom rebarrel from reverse lip to step lip from revision audio)
dunlop direzza dz101 225/35/19 and 245/35/19

interior:
jdm wood steering wheel
jdm wood shift knob
jdm aristo rear power sunshade

ice:
kenwood double din dvd player
kenwood bluetooth module
kenwood back up camera custom install inside the jdm chrome trunk bar
viper hd alarm/remote start
viper smart start

special thanks:
samson at Revision Audio for the complete build (stereo, alarm, jdm parts, suspension install and fine tuning with the camber/toe stance adjustments)
gx auto (custom fender work, body work and complete repaint)

10 Responses to The Good Stuff

  1. Easily one of the hardest G’s stateside.

  2. fknISC808

    Alot of work went into this car, Val was up all night waiting for the car to be completed before the show. Big ups to Revision Audio and GX Auto!

    Congrats Val!

  3. Rob-Z

    man i love it

  4. ahhboii

    shit go hard nigga!!!!!!

    w/s AsianBoyZ Crkip gang cuhhh

  5. Ronald Meyers

    This is by far one of my favorite GS’s.

  6. RKC

    Perfect in so many ways

  7. sixto

    so flawless, props amazing ride

  8. Quinn

    What kind of life do you get out of the tires with that kind of camber?

  9. Ryan

    Wheres the HF from Aloha Stadium videos?

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