The Stars of Star Road

With the growing ease of comfort and the way of living a fast paced life, it is now a rare opportunity to meet people who put their passions first before anything else. Nowadays, building a car has all the shortcuts or the similar formula.  For this entry, I will be focusing on a shop that exhibits how the…

VIP Style, Offset Kings Japan 2015

The presence of a well built ‘Bippu’ styled vehicle automatically marks a statement that other styling routes will have a hard time to match. VIP style originated in the early 90’s in Japan but due to the ‘power wars’ of that era, these cars only had the spotlight during the late noughties.  Thanks to the internet, growth of…

The Roll In, Offset Kings Japan 2015

I AM BACK JAPAN! After several months of excitement, I am finally back in the land that I once dreamed off visiting. This year, I had a similar routine going through the spots that I will cover for this blog. I will be splitting it into 8 parts plus an in-depth look on several cars…

Wekfest Japan 2015 – Photo Dump

A little late but our good friend, Ryo Kaneta, of USDM Freax magazine fame, sent me these photos from Wekfest Japan. As expected, Wekfest has chosen to host the event at Port Messe Nagoya. The Japanese came out to represent lovely and only brought the best. Ryo’s photos should give a good glimpse of how they…

Tsukiji Fish Market

Sadly, the Tsukiji Market is in its last year. It’s being relocated to a slightly more inconvenient location in Toyosu. This means a few things, the area around Tsukiji hopefully can survive and almost every publication that has printed about the market will need to reprint. Yikes! So we arrived pretty late. Woke up with…

Tokyo Auto Salon 2015 CH 4

Earlier this month, I posted up photos from my last minute adventure to Tokyo (http://fatlace.com/2015/01/aloha-tokyo/) to hold you over until this massive post on Tokyo Auto Salon 2015! *WARNING…100+ photos, but but split into 4 chapters…so don’t forget to slow down for some sporadic words and click the link at the bottom for the continued…

Tokyo Auto Salon 2015 CH 3

Earlier this month, I posted up photos from my last minute adventure to Tokyo (http://fatlace.com/2015/01/aloha-tokyo/) to hold you over until this massive post on Tokyo Auto Salon 2015! *WARNING…100+ photos, but but split into 4 chapters…so don’t forget to slow down for some sporadic words and click the link at the bottom for the continued…

Tokyo Auto Salon 2015 CH 2

Earlier this month, I posted up photos from my last minute adventure to Tokyo (http://fatlace.com/2015/01/aloha-tokyo/) to hold you over until this massive post on Tokyo Auto Salon 2015! *WARNING…100+ photos, but but split into 4 chapters…so don’t forget to slow down for some sporadic words and click the link at the bottom for the continued…