Trio in Manila in Photos

Super Street / Super Street Garage. Illest / Hellaflush. Stance Pilipinas / Manila Fitted. Filipinos are known to be avid readers of Super Street Magazine and huge supporters of Illest products. With Stance Pilipinas / Manila Fitted’s “aggressive fitment meets” seeing more purposely built vehicles over the past few years, a joint meet in Manila with the…

An S14 like never before?

Okayama, Japan. Today’s tuning community, bridged by the interwebs, is on a continuous hunt for different approaches using their trusted platforms. For decades now, the quest for uniqueness always comes as a standard in Japan. Known to be the trendsetters and somehow pioneers of “automotive fashion”, the Japanese tend to squeeze in a way to stand…

LEGENDS OF THE 90s

April 2017, Manila. Many consider the 90s as the golden era of automotive tuning as Japanese manufacturers raised the bar for performance-oriented builds. For several car enthusiasts, honoring the 90s delivers a certain sensation as we come to realize that cars from this generation can soon be called “modern classics”. Allow me to transport you through time as we…

The Hellaflush x Stance Pilipinas Meet

2017. The Encore. “This wraps up part 1 of this recap post, stay tuned as I highlight another set of builds/photographers for part 2.” these were some of my words I ended up my post for January’s Slammed Society X Stance Pilipinas meet. Never had I expected that a part 2 recap would entirely feature…

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…

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…

A Night with Flushstyle Thailand

The Rest Area Prachachuen; Bangkok, Thailand. Founded in 2011, Flushstyle Thailand (FS) is the movement that is responsible for elevating the country’s fitment scene. Back in 2013, after joining FS’ Second Year Anniversary, my commitment into digging deeper towards the different branches of car culture strengthened. An era unexplored on a global scale, Southeast Asian countries such as…