10 Nov 2015

Nakai-San’s lair, the RAUH-Welt Begriff headquarters

Ever followed a car icon that much? I first saw Nakai-San’s creation back in 2008 when I first laid my eyes on RWB Advantage and a wide-body-matte-black S15. Being a huge Porsche and Silvia fan, their aggressive looks immediately called my attention. After that instance, I became hungry on any information about

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15 Jan 2015

Aloha Tokyo

Last weekend, I gave into peer pressure (thanks Mark, Anton, Brian, and Dat!) and hopped on a last minute flight to Tokyo. While I finish post processing my photos from Tokyo Auto Salon, here’s some photos from the rest of our adventures. Fresh from the airport, we went straight to

18 Dec 2014


Another RWB Porsche 993 is born. Some may say these cars are extreme, boring, played out, etc but to the owners, including myself, owning one isn’t just about the car. It’s about the overall experience from A to Z watching your car transform. Fishbone is the latest RWB from China.

10 Jan 2014

2014 RWB Car Meeting Japan

In what seems to be an annual event for Nakai-san, we bring you some amazing coverage of the 2014 New Years RWB Car Meeting in Japan! My good friend, Galen Wan, just so happened to be in town for TAS and captured the amazing Porsche creations born from the Rough

21 Apr 2012

RWB : Up close and personal

RWB has in the last 12 months become a global tuning sensation, the work of Nakai-san has amassed legions of fans, as well as a few with differing opinions.  A little over 12 months ago I took a trip to a small tuning garage, unaware that my outlook on tuning

02 Nov 2011


The eGarage crew recently made a trip up to RWB USA to check out Nakai work and see what the hype was all about for themselves. Needless to say, they left with a new found respect for the workmanship that is RAUH-Welt Begriff. I work every night, until 4 o’clock

12 Oct 2011

A Love Affair

Remember this video from earlier last month? You caught a glimpse of the beginning stages of the first RWB’s made in Thailand. Fast forward a month and these are the final stages nearing completion courtesy of videographer Darius Ghassemian. As we come to expect from RWB, quality control and attention

08 Sep 2011

Making of RWB Bangkok

The making of the first RWB’s outside of Japan. As usual, fully handcrafted by Nakai-San himself for the streets of Bangkok, Thailand. Head over to Jon Sibal‘s site for more pictures.

18 Aug 2011

Exclusive Interview | Nakai / RWB

We spends two days living and breathing RAUH-Welt BEGRIFF from morning to midnight. Nakai-San from RWB creates some of the most unique Porsches in the world, this film captures the heart and soul of RWB, a Japanese based workshop that has been in business for 15 years. A unique style

31 Jul 2011

Introducing RWB USA

So we’re proud to announce that RAUH-Welt Begriff will be setting up their USA headquarters opposite to the Fatlace Paddock. RWB USA will consist of offices, a 3000sqft shop, and a shared showroom. They’ll be offering body kits, accessories, and wheels to outfit your Porsche. Look out for the opening