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Christopher “Tamer of Monsters” MkIV Supra

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Oscar Wilde once said ” Art is the most intense mode of individualism that the world has known.”

Edgar Degas also said “art is not what you see it’s what you make others see.”

A gorgeous work of art is exactly what Christopher Calimlim has created with his MK IV supra. Growing up Chris was surrounded by surpas he had Three uncles that owned Supras including two MKII Celica/Supras and on MKIII Supra. Needless to say he fell even more in love with his dream car after watching the first of the Fast and the Furious franchise. Chris was eventually in the financial position to purchase his car after serving in the Hawaii Air National Guard. Stock the car came with 320 hp powered by a US spec twin turbo 2jz. Did I mention it was painted in that incredibly hot Renaissance Red?

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Nicholas Johnson “Red Devil” || MK-IV Supra

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jr supra-7 Now as I’m sure virtually every car enthusiast will be aware, JDM fan or otherwise, the Toyota Supra is one of the great 2 door RWD coupes to come from the land of the rising sun. In stock trim it is a supremely capable and fast car with the MK IV probably being held in the highest regard amongst fans and road testers alike. The base platform with the now legendary 2JZ engine is also one of the most versatile for modifying with a breadth of ability few cars can match: drifting, drag racing, time attack, daily drivers and, as with the red monster here, ridiculously quick street builds.

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True to it’s origins || Joey Ortiz AE86

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Do you remember your first time seeing the famous ae86? for some it was on the popular tv show “Initial D” for others it may have bin while browsing through tuner magazines and then they are those that had the liberty of having a family member owned one while growing up, but whatever your story is you have come to understand the true value of the Hachi-Roku and why it is so popular in the JDM community.

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Spocom Hawaii 2013 || “Photo Coverage”

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Coming all the way from the beautiful island of Hawaii this coverage was made possible by the lovely miss Elaine Domingo and to that I’d like to say “Aloha” and thankyou for giving us all some insights on what this beautiful island have to offer. This just shows that big things really can come in small packages and the folks in hawaii hands down really do know how to apply the right mods and turn these machines into a work of art.

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