09 Feb 2015

Showing respect, Rough World Style

As a an avid follower of Akira Nakai’s craft, I make it sure to visit RWB Manila‘s turf known as Car Porn Racing whenever he is in town to watch him work on his latest creations. Last week, Nakai-San worked on ‘Nene‘ and ‘Balbonic‘. But what is it behind those names? Enjoy

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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

11 Sep 2014

RWB Kamiwaza, Maria and Yves Piaget

Being an avid follower of the RWB culture I made it sure to take photos and listen to insights of the men behind these cars during Offset Kings Japan. Rauh-Welt Begriff displayed three builds, Kamiwaza, Maria and Yves Piaget.  Check out the photos. First up is one of my personal favorites, Kamiwaza

31 May 2014

RWB Ménage à Trois

Last week, Akira Nakai of Rauh Welt Begriff was in town to build Manila’s 5th RWB. I dropped its home base ‘Car Porn Racing‘, to shoot some photos for the site. Enjoy. Its almost been a year that Manila streets had a taste of Nakai-San’s touch, RWB Victoria. Its Nakai-San’s

08 Jan 2013

Rough World by East 3 & Kraze Video

Not so long ago East 3 came by Rauh Welt USA to do a piece titled ROUGH WORLD. Here’s a timelapse of it. Check it out. EAST3 & KRAZE do a ROUGH WORLD / RWB PIECE AT FATLACE HEADQUARTERS from fatlace on Vimeo. Hailing from Hawaii, East 3 is a

27 Feb 2012

Paddock to Wekfest 4

The weekend of February 18th was a fun filled adventure in Northern California. Minh, Vinh, and myself had a little vacation by visiting the Fatlace Paddock/RWB, attending Wekfest 4 San Francisco, and of course enjoying the wonderful food as we ventured around. Here is a quick highlight of  our adventure