May 2008

Low Low Car Show – Spring 2008

May 31, 2008

Each year we look forward to the show that first allowed us to cover their event. Lewis of Redline Entertainment has been hosting the Low Low Car Show for several years now and invited us out when we were barely in the beginning stages several years ago. With the threat of rain looming on this weekend, rumors began to surface that the show would be canceled. Not only did the show take place, but it was the largest turnout to date. There were so many vehicles showing that there was barely enough room for us to park the StreetSeen van. Hundreds of low lows and scores of car clubs came out to represent. The Miss Low Low contest was pleasing as always. Lots of talent like Take Ovasouth, Trampia, Poetic Vandals, and The McGarity Boys kept the park bumping while headliners DJ UNK, Rob G, and Three 6 Mafia closed out the show for a night we soon would not forget. There may be many shows that come and go over time, but when the Low Low Car Show comes to town, you already know that the event Read More...

Aztlan – 1985 Oldsmobile Cutlass

May 1, 2008

Manuel Vento, President of the Pasadena, TX chapter of Rollerz Only is the proud owner of this ‘85 Cutlass. It was painted in a candy violet and has a fully wrapped and molded frame by Fabian of Kandy Kustomz in Corpus Christi, TX. Jon Saenz also of Corpus Christi did the mural work. Rabbit of All Pro in Houston did the audio and hydraulic systems, most of the modifications, and metal fabrication including: Suicide / tilt front end, suicide trunk, lambo / suicide doors, Jaguar rear end, LT-1 motor swap out of a corvette, twisted drive shaft and rear end control arms, and remote steering… there is no steering wheel in this vehicle! The entertainment system includes Three 8″ Audiobahn screens and four Audiobahn 12″ woofers. There is a six pump hydraulic setup; two for the body and one each for all four corners. The custom engraving on the intake, valve covers, rear end, transmission, and hydraulic pumps was done by Cortez Engraving in Dallas, TX. The Cutlass Read More...