Nakano Broadway, one of those places i’ve read about and always found fascinating but somehow, have never ventured into, even after repeated trips to Tokyo. Mostly because Nakano is situated slightly away from the main stretch of my usual haunts and because i always shuffle my shopping trips towards the tail end of my holidays, […]Read more "Tokyo Toy-Otaku 2017: Nakano Broadway"
As i’m finishing up my write ups for the Tokyo Auto Salon, i figured now would be a good time to take a detour and show you guys what i was up to the day before the big event. You all should by now have seen coverage of the Tokyo Fresh Meet that happens on […]Read more "Tokyo Auto-Otaku 2017: Odaiba Toyota History Garage"
Seeing that i’ll be away for a short trip tomorrow, i figured it’d be okay to do up just one more feature for the 2017 Tokyo Auto Salon and this time, take a seat, relax and have a look at what else was at the show beyond the crazy cars, sexy girls and mad crowds. […]Read more "TOKYO TOY-OTAKU: お土産(OMIYAGE)HUNTING IN TOKYO AUTO SALON 2017"
As we come to our very last automotive feature for the Tokyo Auto Salon, it’s time to checkout cars which i think are rather interesting but i guess, don’t really fit anywhere else. Ladies and gentlemen, may i present to you, the cool and quirky machines from TAS! First up, a rather interesting choice of […]Read more "Tokyo Auto Salon 2017: Oddballs & everything else"
As we come towards the tail end of our 2017 Tokyo Auto Salon coverage, it’s time to feature one of the hottest names in the aftermarket industry today. Of course, we are talking about Liberty Walk! While widebody conversions are by no means a new thing even before they came on the scene, i think […]Read more "Tokyo Auto Salon 2017: Liberty ★ Walk"
As mentioned in one of my earlier posts, there were a few favourite Auto Salon cars that have etched themselves into the deeper regions of my brain and quite possibly, heart. But if i really really really had to pick just one, this would be it. Studio Allica’s custom Porsche 930. This thing just had character oozing […]Read more "Tokyo Auto Salon 2017: Studio Allica & The Porsches of TAS"
In our last post, we showcased a variety of Import automobiles found on the show floor. Today, we continue with our feature on Imports but i think it’s time to up the ante just a little. It’s time to go high-end. Ladies and gentlemen, here are some of the big monied builds of the 2017 […]Read more "Tokyo Auto Salon 2017: The Euro Exposition Part 2"
Continuing from our BMW coverage, let’s move on to all the other “import” cars of the Tokyo Auto Salon of which there were indeed many! Since we left off with cars from the BMW group, let’s start off with some Minis. RK Designs from our Abarth feature brought along this very bright example loaded with […]Read more "Tokyo Auto Salon 2017: The Euro Exposition Part 1"
Now that i’ve gotten most of the JDMs covered, i think it’s time to start featuring the “Import” cars from the Auto Salon, and boy, there were a lot of imports this year. Though it’s not entirely surprising when you consider that the cars from Europe and Stateside have been growing in popularity year on […]Read more "Tokyo Auto Salon 2017: BMW"