While many might rightfully argue that Autoart’s E21 323i isn’t exactly a off-off model, the one i have definitely is. It was (painstakingly) custom sharpie drawn on by my ex-colleagues as a gift for me when i left Nokomai, a creative agency which i’ve since returned to. The colleague who worked on it the most […]Read more "One Off: Autoart’s 1/18 BMW E21 323i"
While that plate on the car might read “The first-ever BMW M2 Coupe”, we all know that this is the successor to the future classic, BMW 1M Coupe. One of BMW M Division’s greats and already a highly sought after car in the used market. With might big shoes to fill, the M2 sure has […]Read more "BMW M2 lands in Singapore"
So it seems that 3 months into Project 944, we have pretty much busted our budget for the build. Turns out, this is a much more major rebuild process than i initially imagined. (You can see this car’s original guards red paint in the above pic!) After much frustration and heartache and not much joy, […]Read more "Project 944: Rebuild or bust"
The acceptance that nobody/nothing can be perfect, allowing them to come to terms with their imperfections yet not allowing these imperfections to define them and instead of hiding their flaws, they embrace them. This is pretty much the top definition of “Perfectly flawed” as found on urbandictionary.com and i think it sums up this model […]Read more "Perfectly flawed: GT Spirit’s 1/18 RWB Porsche 964"
These days, the letters GTI need not much of an introduction, having sold millions around the World and spawning a multitude of rivals, the pocket rocket from Volkswagen has now come to represent the quintessential hot hatch. It might not have been the first (We’re looking at you Autobianchi!), but it definitely was the spark that lit up the […]Read more "Keepin’ it real: Mk1 Volkswagen Golf GTI"
Those who know me know what i am somewhat particular about the visual upkeep of my cars, so much so that i’d much rather leave my car dirty than have it sent to a car wash or to have someone else clean it. Coupled to that, a rather not so pleasant experience (chemically disfiguring my […]Read more "EA Detailer: It’s in the details"
For most of us, Porsche has been synonymous with characterful, grunty Flat-6 engines that sing a raspy and throaty cacophony of metallic noises, but with the introduction of the new 718 Boxster set to hit the road running with a Turbocharged four-cylinder engine, it seems things have come full circle for the entry level cars […]Read more "Full circle: Porsche 912"