It’s time to send some good vibes your way
Here's a question for you gearheads: How far have you gone to get that dream car you've always wanted? This guy right here went the distance-he spent decades waiting to finally buy back his dad's old Volkswagen Type
It’s as pristine as vintage cars get
Vintage cars, more often than not, go in either of two directions after decades of existence: a full-blown restoration or a restomod. This mint-condition 1971 Datsun 240Z Series I, however, went through neither of those."But how come it looks
Hot damn
The paint job and Pandem bodykit are enough to give this RX-7 stares (plus the fact that it's an RX-7), but for us, the real highlight of this car is the three-rotor 20B sitting in the engine bay.
Held at the famous Tsukuba Circuit
Each year, there's a British motoring event that shouldn't just be dog-eared into your diary, but tattooed. We are of course talking about the marvelous throwback spectacle commonly known as Goodwood Revival. The three-day festival celebrates the finest
This could be a lifesaver in emergency situations
If you're out on a camping trip and need to start a fire, here are some ways your car can help you do that. Note: Only try these methods if an easier way to create a fire (for instance, using a
Both are awesome, but you know you want one more than the other
The rivalry between these two major Japanese AWD sports sedans goes back to the early '90s. While it has died down due to the discontinuation of the Lancer Evolution, these two cars remain relevant and will, for a long time, be icons
Half a century ago, these technological marvels reset the boundaries of speed
Fifty years ago, the technological needle was moved somewhere it had never been before. On April 9, 1969, the first British-made Concorde began its maiden flight and opened the door to the world of supersonic commercial travel. Back on the ground
This vintage Merc will leave you at a loss for words
Older Mercedes-Benz models are known by their nicknames, allowing the casual fan to identify them the way aficionados would know the actual chassis codes. The 1959 W111 would inevitably be known as the Fintail for the prominent extensions atop its rear
Collectors can relate
Some enthusiasts collect cars, while others collect scale models or badges. I collect steering wheels. At first, I didn't intend to collect them--it just so happened that I already had a couple.And then I saw a blog by a
In celebration of Independence Day
There's just something about vintage cars that makes us feel all warm and fuzzy inside. Today, Grab Philippines offered us a ride around Bonifacio Global City in some timeless automobiles. We said yes, of course.The good news is that you,
How exactly did he do it?
The Mitsubishi Lancer Box-Type never really appealed to 25-year-old Mickey Romualdez when he was growing up--he remembers that it was such a common car and he actually got sick of seeing so many on the road. But fate,
It's a 1993 Mini Cooper
Being a classic British icon, the Mini Cooper has quite a fan base all over the world. It's just one of those cars that enthusiasts enjoy. And what's not to like about it? Designed in response to the Suez oil
Meet the Effeffe Berlinetta
Many of us salivate at the thought of one day owning an old, classic sports car. Unfortunately, if we do somehow manage to buy the car of our dreams, we still have to deal with the maintenance problems that come with owning
Acquire the Chedeng of your dreams
For many car enthusiasts, purchasing a classic car is arguably one of the things on their bucket list. While a brand-new car would be less of a headache, there's just something about acquiring a steed that possesses a rich history.
A connoisseur of classic Alfa Romeos
If you're part of the local car community, chances are you've heard of Osamu Hasegawa, the Japanese national who has a penchant for vintage sports cars, particularly Alfa Romeos. And if you've been to a Manila Sports Car Club
Can PH ever build a world-class car?
Pride is something that all Filipinos take to heart--we're brimming with it, sometimes to a fault. We take pride in our sports icons, and we're genuinely happy whenever we hear of a kababayan making it big abroad. We at
By launching a heritage division
For many car enthusiasts, restoring or maintaining their cherished ride is the way to go. Sure, there are other automobiles out there. But nothing beats preserving a prized beauty, especially if it's a classic.One of the favorite vehicle projects for
Featuring a short-film festival on classic rides
To be held on September 13-14 at Esplanade Seaside Park in Pasay City, the "Vintage Cars Philippines Car Show and Drive-In Movie" event will gather car collectors and let them display their classic cars. Vintage Cars Philippines, the organizer of
See his works
One of the more amusing highlights of the 2013 Manila International Auto Show was the art exhibit of painter Jay Valente, who used acrylic on canvas to express his love of automotive design. In these paintings, Valente betrays his fondness for vintage
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