SP Rides: Living for the Lexus

April 29, 2016

Kyle Bello may only be 19, but his youth hasn’t prevented him from being quite the dedicated car enthusiast. In high school, he began his car collection with a well-loved 1996 Honda Prelude before progressing to a 1999 Lexus GS400.

SP Rides: Itching for a ’70s Ride

April 22, 2016

Ask Delbert “Del” Sumailo what he loves about life and he’ll immediately mention family and travel. But he’ll also tell you about his other passion — cars — and you can almost hear the sound of engines echoing in the chambers of his heart, and see an itch for all things automotive developing under his skin.

SP Rides: Hello, Freedom

April 15, 2016

When it comes to being an enthusiast, Wallace insisted that he absolutely needed the freedom that Jeeps are known for.

SP Rides: A ‘Willys Man for Life’

April 8, 2016

Clayton “Creed” Fernandez has quite a bit of history with this 1941 Willys Coupe — thanks to the powerful impression the Renegade II made on him so many years ago.

SP Rides: Born and Bred for Speed

April 1, 2016

Troy Keene was born to ride motorcycles. He was raised in a North Carolina family who loved them…his uncles and his father all drag raced them while he was a kid.

SP Rides: I Did It My Way

March 25, 2016

Preston Ader likes to stand out from the pack. Raised with a natural affinity for all things automotive, he grew up at Hawaii Raceway Park watching his father race VW bugs and eventually gravitated towards the drifting scene. He owned one of the rare Nissan 240SX convertibles and was already into making statements.

SP Rides: ‘I love you, Peggy Sue!’

March 18, 2016

Bill Salvador remembers his first ride — a 1939 Mercury that he raced at Kahuku on a regular basis before he took on the legendary Shirley Shahan in her Drag-On Lady drag racer at Hawaii Raceway Park. He’s burned rubber elsewhere, even Sandy Beach.

SP Rides: The Genesis of Something Good

March 11, 2016

For Lynn Quizon, her journey into the automotive world began with the purchase of Hyundai Genesis coupe several years ago. Together with her boyfriend, Justin Allen, she began to modify the vehicle with the basics.

SP Rides: Forever Young

March 4, 2016

One of the best parts about my SP job is the opportunity to photograph beautiful, stunning cars that refuse to age. Take, for example, this timeless 1989 Porsche 911 Speedster.