Heading North

Kilometer 23. March 10, 2017.  After heading to the south for two consecutive weeks, we decided to visit the North for a short run – which turned out into an impromptu meet. Without any formal planning, our destination was set at a gas station situated at one of Metro Manila’s key highways. Check out some…

Battle Showcase Guam

Last February 11, Upshift Entertainment held its first event in 2017: Battle Showcase. The gathering hosted more than a hundred cars that exhibited Guam’s growing car culture –  which focuses on drifting, drag, and fitment. A warm-up on collaborative events happening on the island this year, Battle Showcase Guam served as a teaser for the…

illest Taiwan X Garage Revolver meet

On March 4th, 2017 Illest Taiwan held a little meet in Taipei with our Japanese friends Garage Revolver. It was a good turn out. The police did show up but were generally understanding. Some nice people stayed after to help pickup trash. For more pics you can check out illest Taiwan on facebook. here’s a…

Japanese Ramen Run.

Alabang. A week before the Stance Pilipinas / Manila Fitted South Meet.  Last February 25, a small group of friends decided to take their cars out for a drive. The destination? Alabang. A 30-kilometer drive to the Southern part of Metro Manila transcends a different setting within the nation’s capital. Known for the most exclusive subdivisions…

VISITING RWB AUTOHAUS THAILAND

Ramintra 101; Bangkok, Thailand.  4 years ago, during my first trip to Thailand, I first saw how an RWB 911 looked like in person. As an avid fan of RAUH-Welt Begriff and Porsche in general, RWB Thailand instantly had a special place in my heart. After that trip, I made a promise to myself to visit the…

FTLC x SPMF join forces in Manila.

2013. 2015. 2017. 3 different years of Stance Pilipinas / Manila Fitted hosting a “welcome meet” for our friends here at Fatlace / Hellaflush. Through my 3 years of experience with Offset Kings shows in Japan, I felt the urgency that Manila’s meets should be up to par with what’s being done overseas. On to…

2016: WHAT A YEAR

4 annual year ender posts after, 2016 marked my 3rd year with Fatlace – a group which I consider more than just being “car friends”. As the curtains close for this year, memories that solidified the “local car scene” into the map resonates in the back of my head. Comparing 2016 with 2015 in terms…

Photo Gallery: RWB Akira

Before I publish my year-ender post for 2016, I’ve decided to add a quick feature on RAUH–Welt Begriff Manila #2, Akira. The one-off moniker draws inspiration from its creator, Akira Nakai. Built back in June 2013 together with Car Porn Racing, this example is known to be one of two non-993 RWBs in the Philippines. I…