SP Rides: The Last of the Bluebirds

April 24, 2015

The 1959 Datsun Bluebird 1000 originally came with a 988 cubic-centimeter, four-stroke, four-cylinder engine that cranked out a whopping 37 horses at 4,600 rpms.

SP Rides: Flight of the Falcon

April 17, 2015

The Classic Car Club of America defines a classic car as one that is between 30 and 50 years old, and an antique car that’s over a half-century. Some car enthusiasts who buy such models usually have a connection to them from their childhood.

SP Rides: The Datsun Z Effect

April 10, 2015

One such beneficiary of Katayama’s influence is Mike Tengasantos, co-founder and current president of the local car club VQ INC. Originally a Honda enthusiast up until his Civic was stolen right out of his garage, Tengasantos never imagined that he’d one day his own Z. Today, he rides around in this sick 2007 350Z.

SP Rides: A Psycle-delic Ride

April 3, 2015

Two years ago this 1972 Harley-Davidson Shovelhead was so rotten with rust that it would fall apart if it were ridden. Sitting outside behind the house for years because other bike building projects took priority, the elements eventually took its toll on the frame.

SP Rides: Spreading The Aloha

March 27, 2015

Street Pulse Rides is known for presenting some of the best modified vehicles on the island — a true variety of classics, hot rods, domestics, euros, imports, bikes and more.

SP Rides: Choos grab a Lambo by the horns

March 20, 2015

The family that builds together stays together. It’s as simple as that for the Choos, who are always looking to take a set of wheels to the next level.

SP Rides: A Subaru That Stands Out

March 13, 2015

Joel Uganiza is an automotive technician by trade and has been one since age 17. Now 37, he’s reached the point where his years in the automotive scene have allowed him to build this monstrous 2007 Subaru STi.

SP Rides: The Perfect Pearl of the Pacific

March 6, 2015

It’s always a pleasure to photograph the legendary Toyota Supra. It’s even better when you’ve got your lens pointed at a Supra on the level of Jon Migia’s 1993 model.

SP Rides: Black, Mean and Wow!

February 27, 2015

Sleek. Sexy. Black. Mean. All of these words can be used to describe Steve Choo’s 2006 BMW 6 Series.

SP Rides: Love of a JDM masterpiece … and Marriage

February 20, 2015

Fe happened to be looking for a new car while Derek was searching for a way out of the Honda street scene. Then, along came this 2004 Mazda MAZDA6 and an interesting arrangement had to be struck between these partners for life.