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Battle on the Bay 2013

June 26, 2013

On June 28, 2015, StreetSeen Magazine will be returning to Corpus Christi, Texas for the WEGO Tour's Battle on the Bay Car Show. This is one of the biggest events that hits the South Texas area. Jon Chuck and the WEGO Staff truly know how to host an event that brings out the finest low lows, not only from South Texas, but from out of state as well... Read More...

LB1 – 1976 Chevy Caprice Classic

May 1, 2012

Story by Jeff Ermann • Jeff@shellmag.com A lot of guys say they’ve been building lowriders for years. But for Freddy Leal, it’s been a way of life for nearly as long as he can recall. Leal’s worked for decades at the family business, at first under his father, and then taking the reins at Leal Bros Custom Painting in Corpus Christi, Tex., back in ’92. So it was no surprise that Leal breezed past the competition in the recent “From Stock to Stun” contest, transforming an untouched ’76 Caprice Classic into a primo show ride, one that’s the first ever lowrider to make the cover of Street Seen. “We had to do everything from start to finish. It was just a plain Caprice Classic,” Leal said. “We’ve been doing car shows for years, so when they asked if I was interested, I said yeah, sure. It was kind of challenging because we also had to do our business and squeeze this in during other hours. A lot of times I Read More...