Dayuum 2 Year Anniversary

Words by Gilbert

If you’re local to the southern california area, you know when there’s a Guppy Grand Opening, Dayuum is always out there in full force promoting it. This was Guppy’s 8th location to open up and it was actually a pretty huge success as well.  There was lots of foot traffic for a restaurant’s grand opening and there were plenty of people in queue to get into the restaurant to eat at the Taiwanese style eatery.

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There were go-go dancers like Diana Lushus, Kat Gutierrez, Lynthy Nguyen and Beckie Joon gracing the stage

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As well as models in various costumes like Arley Elizabeth, Serena Su, Ashley Clark, Regina Meii, Marie Alvarez and Lily Evans. I didn’t manage to get all their photos though, so I apologize for that.

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Once again, congrats to the Dayuum Crew on their 2nd Year and Guppy’s for their 8th location!

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Extreme Dimensions Meet 2013

Words by Gilbert.

I know SpoCom 2013 was this past weekend and I’m catching up on photos, but first I just wanted to post some coverage from Extreme Dimensions meet which was a couple weeks ago.  SpoCom’s coverage will be coming up sometime this week when it gets finished, so be sure to check back for more hotties and coverage.

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Also managed to do a quick mini-shoot for Ms Amanda Kerr who was there for PasMag that day

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AutoCon 2013 — Part 1

Words by Gilbert.

Trying to do a little catch up with event coverage and Autocon has come and gone. Big thanks to Justin Fong and his crew for some fun times at the event. Personally, I wished there was a little more space but I managed to get everything to work and get my shots. There were vendor booths placed throughout the event as well as a huge drive-up stage where they introduced cars and owners throughout the day. As well as the main AutoCon Model Lounge that featured some familiar faces.

Directly across from us was Lyna Ly Sparks and her crew of lovely ladies

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I made my way over to Limitless Society to find Ellie Roxx and Amy Ames

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Ngan Envy, Chaba and Marie Alvarez were representing Drive Energy Drink

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Jay Ferrer was on scene as well

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Dayuum! ‘s newest Hottie was Serena

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While walking around I bumped into Elizabeth Tran who was going back and forth between EuroProjekts and SpoCom that day

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Also spotted the lovely Eva Skye at Impressive Wrap

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Toyo Tires had the lovely Claudia Alan

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R1 Concepts was represented by some lovely ladies and Big Abe with his new piece

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Sandra Wong was doing her thing with Outcast Garage – always a pleasure to work with

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Xena Kai was at the Stance booth

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SpoCom brought out some lovely ladies including Jenna Lane, Erica Law and several others

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The Main Model lounge featured some big big names in the modeling industry: Jeri Lee, Christine Mendoza, Alexia Cortez, Raichelle Viado, Lily Figuera, Holly Lee, Coco Komatsu, The Jaro Sisters and i’m sure there are many more that I just can’t recall at this point

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Our very own Its JDM Yo!!! booth hosted Jenn Q

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Extreme AutoFest 2013 Season Opener: Anaheim

Words by Gilbert.

This past Saturday kicked off the season opener for Extreme Autofest’s Car Show Tour in sunny Anaheim, CA. When I said sunny, I meant, fairly warm, upper 80s and 90s degree sunny so it was a fairly hot day to be running around outdoors for a car show. The usual setup at Autofest is there was one side that covered a lot of the Lowrider lifestyle and the other side was more of what you would see in the JDM/USDM/DTM tuner lifestyles. Megan Racing was also around to provide a Driftkhana course for some small scale drifting action throughout the day.  On the Lowrider side, there was the usual stunt driving and car bouncing/jumping contests as well. My usual coverage is just of the lovely models that attend these events and maybe some shenanigans with Big Abe.

Adventures with Big Abe

The models in the themed Heroes and Villains Lounge were running a bit late so Abe was probably playing Candy Crush on his phone trying to get that high score going.
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Lily Zenna Wang was probably one of the first models to show up to the show, her outfit was Catwoman, and again, Abe was still on that Candy Crush.
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Christina May was also setting up but also got dragged into the game with Abe, probably comparing high scores.
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Lily needed a little help with her costume so Will Curry of Extreme Autofest was more than happy to oblige.
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Wandering around, I spotted Ellie Roxx from Limitless Society
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Now with the show getting under way, Abe finally put down his game and started pointing out “Dat Ass” on Charmaine Glock
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Shortly after the show started, Abe started photo-bombing the models’ photos, although I managed to get this one before he was fully ready.
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Did I mention it was a hot day? Even Kuya Protection needs a breather.
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The Model Coverage

Arley Elizabeth
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Ashley Clark as Wonder Woman
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April Garcia as Pink Ranger
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Lily Wang as Catwoman
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Lyna Ly Sparks as Supergirl
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Serena for Guppy’s
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Serena & Candace for Guppy’s
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Diana Ochoa as Lara Croft
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Mango as Mango
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Christina May
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Sandra Wong as Robin
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Amanda Kerr & Ashley Clark as Wonder Woman
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Elizabeth Tran as Green Lantern
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April Garcia as Iron Man and Jenna Lane
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Amy Ames of Limitless Society
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Ellie Roxx of Limitless Society
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Hayle Cayaga as Random Asian Girl
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Dany Sem of Limitless Society
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Aila Elyzze for Dayuum!
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Raichelle Viado as Wonder Woman
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Mila DeGuzman as Sailor Mars
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Kristin Barcelona as Robin
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Lilianne Nguyen
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Lovely Raichelle as Baby Doll
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Janis True as Zorro
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Janis True and Sandra Wong
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Ashley Vee
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Eliza Tee
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Alexia Cortez as White Queen
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Arika Sato
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Holly Lee
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Ryan Oso pauses for a quick photo
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Brittani Paige as Batman
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Mila DeGuzman as Misty
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Janey B
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Regina Meii
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Jenny Nguyen for JDM Sport

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Complete Gallery

Happy Holidays from Its JDM Yo!!!

Words and Photos by Gilbert

Happy Holidays from Its JDM Yo!!! and the Vanguard Collective.  As the year draws to a close, we were invited to a couple events and I decided to just throw some coverage of those up right now.  We also want to extend a congratulations to our buddies over at DAYUUM!! http://www.dayuum.com on their anniversary event at Guppy’s Temple City.  Along with that event, there was also an Extreme Dimensions holiday toy drive which I will have coverage up at a later time and the Street Chaos event in Carson where Big Abe was hosting the event.

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