SP Rides: The Reaper Comes

April 18, 2014

To many, the modern automobile is simply a mode of transportation — a way to get from point A to point B with little care for the significance of its ownership. For others though, it can symbolize emotions strong enough to encourage a passion and discipline to take a project to another level.

SP Rides: Charlie’s Got A Cool Ride

April 11, 2014

To say Charlie Molina became an automotive enthusiast at a young age is an understatement. After all, he already owned his first ride — a modified mini-truck — at just 14.

SP Rides: Genesis of Nemesis

April 4, 2014

For more than 15 years, Sheldon Young poured thousands of dollars and hours into his vehicles. Then in 1998, he decided to take some time off to rest and recuperate from his exhaustive financial and time commitments.

SP Rides: Mirror Image

March 28, 2014

Although he’s owned several modified rides, he’s always kept an eye out for a classic G-body to call his own. After returning from a deployment to Korea, this 1983 Buick Regal came up for sale on Craigslist. With cash in-hand, he made the deal immediately.

SP Rides: The Red Dragon

March 21, 2014

Since his first car, a 1985 Mustang GT, Joseph has owned a decent selection of vehicles, including more fox body Mustangs, a Celica-Supra and a Honda Integra.

SP Rides: Keeping it fun and friendly

March 14, 2014

Astin Aragaki has a thing for automobiles. At the young age of 24, he’s been the proud owner of a wealth of enthusiast vehicles ranging from Audis, Cressidas and Jettas, to a variety of Imprezas, a Mark III Supra and even a spritely Toyota Echo.

SP Rides: Get on the Bus

March 7, 2014

The Volkswagen Type 2 is one of the most recognizable vehicles in the world. Since its introduction in 1950, it has graced the pavement of roadways in practically every corner of the globe.

SP Rides: Red Rocket

February 28, 2014

For the uninformed, the fourth generation Supra is considered an icon of import tuning. The car is known for its 2JZ-GTE engine, which is capable of near 600HP in stock form while extremely modified examples can run 1000+HP.

SP Rides: A Chevy Built for his son

February 21, 2014

Kalai Frost has always enjoyed older cars. While hanging out at a high school friend’s house, he was first introduced to a variety of classic rides, but it wasn’t until years later that he was offered the opportunity to buy one.

SP Rides: Ooh Baby

February 14, 2014

Most of our first experiences with cars occur in our early years, sitting on Dad’s lap behind the steering wheel making beep-beep noises or riding along on those trips to the store.