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VIP Lounge Episode 15 Podcast

Posted: June 27, 2017 at 10:08 am   /   Featured, Podcast, VSC Feature

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSCrazy how I had no voice just a few hours before we were slated to record this week’s episode. Just kinda kept it low key with some tea until it was time to record. This week’s episode we just went over the weekend we […]

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VIP Lounge Episode 14 Podcast

Posted: June 20, 2017 at 9:30 am   /   Featured, Podcast, VSC Feature

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSEpisode 14 is now live. We invited our good friend Thomas Pinai to join us on this week’s podcast. Thomas hit us up with a topic in regards to addressing what we look for when we judge cars at a car show. Instead of […]

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VIP Lounge Episode 13 Podcast

Posted: June 13, 2017 at 10:04 am   /   Featured, Podcast, VSC Feature

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSUnlucky number 13! We waited until the NBA Finals were over to record so I personally was siting on a high that I got when watching the Finals with my boys. Chris however, as one of the few true Lebron fans I know, was […]

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VIP Lounge Episode 12 Podcast

Posted: June 6, 2017 at 11:03 am   /   Featured, Podcast, VSC Feature

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSSo we hit the 12 week mark for the podcast. Been such an amazing journey. Our guest this week is Sam Hagen from Central Pine USA / T-Demand USA. He is currently in transition and moving to a new location for his shop so […]

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VIP Lounge Episode 11 Podcast

Posted: May 31, 2017 at 10:33 am   /   Featured, Podcast, VSC Feature

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSHere is Episode 11. We welcome back Mr. Worldwide James Church back after his galavanting in Europe. Sitting now on Episode 11, we are almost at our 12 week mark. It’s been such a journey already at such an infant stage. We appreciate everyone’s […]

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VIP Lounge Episode 10 Podcast

Posted: May 23, 2017 at 10:06 am   /   Featured, Podcast, VSC Feature

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSHere is Episode 10 of our VIP Lounge Podcast. I would be lying to you if I said I wasn’t feeling a bit of stress this past week.  Being in full swing on the Wekfest tour plus trying to startup a new venture, my […]

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VIP Lounge Episode 9 Podcast

Posted: May 16, 2017 at 10:43 am   /   Featured, Podcast, VSC Feature

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSUsually I just listen to a podcast just once after I finalize it and then post it up. This episode I actually found myself listening to this a couple times before I realized I needed to get it posted. My bad! This week we […]

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New VIPStyleCars / VIP Lounge shirts are available

Posted: May 12, 2017 at 12:15 pm   /   Featured, VSC Feature

It’s been awhile since we decided to come out with new apparel. This year it was something I really wanted to focus on. With the addition of the Podcast plus a recent push to revive the VIP Car / VIP Style community again, just thought this would be a great project to kick it off […]

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VIP Lounge Episode 8 Podcast

Posted: May 9, 2017 at 9:56 am   /   Featured, Podcast, VSC Feature

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSStill missing Mr. Worldwide James Church so we want to thank Rene Garcia for stepping in. This week we answer a question from our good friend Jason Cantorna and we briefly go over my origin with VIP Cars / VIP Style Cars. Next week […]

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VIP Lounge Episode 7 Podcast

Posted: May 3, 2017 at 10:12 am   /   Featured, Podcast, VSC Feature

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSSorry for the delay in getting this out to you. James and I decided to have conflicting traveling schedules so we weren’t able to link up to complete episode 7 in time. Thankfully, Rene Garcia stepped in while James is getting hitched and on […]

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VIP Lounge Episode 6 Podcast

Posted: April 25, 2017 at 8:47 am   /   Featured, Podcast, VSC Feature

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSHere is episode 6 of the VIP Lounge podcast. I can’t stress how enjoyable it has been doing this podcast. This week we didn’t have any special guests and we pretty much took a huge part of the episode on a post that James […]

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VIP Lounge Episode 5 Podcast

Posted: April 18, 2017 at 7:59 am   /   Featured, Podcast, VSC Feature

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSI can’t say this enough whenever I post each episode but this podcast was extremely fun to record. I decided to leave it as raw as possible, left in everything that I can. We invited our good friend Rene Garcia to join James, Chris, and […]

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VIP Lounge Episode 4 Podcast

Posted: April 11, 2017 at 10:40 am   /   Featured, Podcast, VSC Feature

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSThis week our podcast will be based on Mr. VIPDOUT himself, James Church. We thought it would be good to get to know one of our regulars on our podcast. We get to hear from him in regards to what got him started in […]

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VIP Lounge Episode 3 Podcast

Posted: April 4, 2017 at 11:00 am   /   Featured, Podcast, VSC Feature

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSThis is only our third podcast but we haven’t had this much enjoyment on a project in a long time. This week we asked 2 of our good friends to join myself, James, and Chris. I wanted to go over the general health of […]

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VIP Lounge Podcast Episode 2

Posted: March 26, 2017 at 7:05 pm   /   Editorial, Featured, Podcast, VSC Feature

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSEpisode 2 is here! We decided to drop it a few days early. Next week we will go back to Tuesday drops. This week we have our first special guest, Ernesto “Junior” Sarmiento from Wekfest. We go over a few things; Wekfest’s origins, Upcoming […]

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VIP Lounge Episode 1 Podcast

Posted: March 21, 2017 at 10:08 am   /   Featured, Podcast, VSC Feature

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSFinally got James Church from VIPDOUT, Chris Abstein from Suspension Spot, and myself together to record our podcast. Simply named VIP Lounge, we plan on touching subjects within the VIP community as well as many others outside. We don’t plan on being VIP Car […]

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10 years of Reflection

Posted: January 2, 2015 at 11:50 am   /   Editorial, Featured, VSC Feature

Squad One LS430 – Photo: Paul Liwanag The past few days I had the chance to recover from a pretty busy year. I’ve been thinking about everything we got done as a whole and everything we dropped the ball on in 2014.  I was also reminded that it was time to re-up our domain.  It’s […]

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PURE VIP GS300

Posted: April 28, 2014 at 11:14 am   /   Featured, VSC Feature

  Photos: Philip Isidro / Words: John Liwanag The 2nd generation Lexus GS is one of the more popular VIP car builds.  Known as the Toyota Aristo with the chassis code of “JZS16x”, out here we simply knew it as a GS300, GS400, or GS430.  It’s no secret that I have an affinity for 2nd […]

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Formula Drift Long Beach Rd 1 2014

Posted: April 9, 2014 at 11:41 am   /   Event Coverage, Featured, VSC Feature

Photos and Text: John Liwanag I usually make the effort to attend Formula Drift Long Beach each year.  I wanted to thank all of our close friends inside of FD for their generous hospitality while attending it this year.  Drifting has always been a favorite of mine.  Little known fact but right before I began […]

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Timeless VIP

Posted: March 19, 2014 at 9:14 am   /   Featured, VSC Feature

Photos: Jon Tran / Words: John Liwanag When VIPStyleCars.com (VSC) first launched, Junction Produce (JP) was among the most popular VIP Car builders in Japan with their dark colored and extremely low builds. We all fell in love with the fitment that each JP car had with their signature Scara wheel line even though the […]

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San Francisco Auto Salon 2013 Coverage

Posted: March 13, 2014 at 10:09 pm   /   Event Coverage, VSC Feature

Photo and Words: John Liwanag Since its Thursday, decided it would be a good time to participate in “Throwback Thursday”.  In November 2013 we were fortunate enough to be a part of an event that was taking place within the San Francisco International Auto Show.  It was our second year working on this event named […]

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The Genesis of Vipdout builds

Posted: March 10, 2014 at 2:54 pm   /   Featured, VSC Feature, VSC Vendors

 Photography by Steven Santiago / Written by John Liwanag I have had the pleasure of working with James Church, over at VIPDout.com, for a few years now and he has become one of my greatest promoters and motivators.  I don’t think I could get as much done without the help that James continually provides me.  […]

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VSC Reboot on our 10 year anniversary

Posted: February 21, 2014 at 9:27 am   /   Featured, VSC Feature, VSC Staff

I can’t believe that it has already been 10 years since we turned on the switch to VSC.  It has been such a love / hate relationship.  More love than hate of course.  We were told it was just a fad, a trend that would never catch on.  10 years later, we may have been […]

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VIPStyleCars.com iOS app is now live

Posted: July 18, 2013 at 9:22 pm   /   From the Forum, VSC App, VSC Feature

iTunes Link VIPStyleCars.com iOS app is now live on the App Store.  Available for iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad.  Will take roughly about 24 hours before it shows up via search however we have provided the direct link here.  You will be able to access our Main site and the Forums as well.  Stay connected […]

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Osaka Auto Messe 2013 Video Coverage from You&I Media.

Posted: March 4, 2013 at 1:18 pm   /   VSC Feature

Automesse 2013 0saka Japan RocketBunny ENKEI WORK from You&I Media on Vimeo. You&I Media (You&I Media) sent us a video of their coverage from Osaka Auto Messe 2013.  Shows some great builds and even spotlights a few of the VIP Cars and companies based in Osaka, Japan. -John

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