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…

Stance Party in Taiwan

3/26/2017 STANCE PARTY in Taiwan Our friends “6 Wheels” and Dequan had an indoor meet in northern Taiwan last week. I think it was to promote Dequan’s paint shop and maybe some new run flat tires. They did a few demonstrations of drilling into a tire with a bunch of screws using a cordless drill…

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…

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…

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…

OSAKA BY FIRE

Since 2013, before my annual year-ender, I make it a practice to publish a Hellaflush feature that moved me during that year. Last year, our adventures in Daikoku PA/Tatsumi PA took the cake for being a memorable night for numerous reasons. For 2016, as I planned my trip to Osaka, Japan, I was puzzled on how to match that…

YEAR SEVEN

December 11, 2016 marked Stance Pilipinas / Manila Fitted‘s (SPMF) 7th Year Anniversary meet. The group, which was originally meant to gather vehicles/owners who are inclined towards the “aggressive fitment movement” has embraced different types of car customization. Here are several photos from yesterday’s meet. QUICK BACKGROUND: Before the group page was established on the eve of…