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G'day everyone. My name is Daniel and I make videos of the old and interesting cars I find in Japan and Australia.

Japan / Rust / Cars

 

Tsunami & Fire Damaged, then Restored: 1971 Toyota Corolla 1400 SR Survivor

December 09, 2017

On March 11, 2011 the Tohoku region of Japan was struck with a devastating earthquake followed by a Tsunami that laid waste to vast sections of its coastline. There was tremendous lost of life and property.

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I've set myself an ambitious target, and that is to unearth all of Japan's rusting, nostalgic gems. It's not going to be easy. They're shy creatures and prefer to remain hidden. And, limited time and funds mean they're likely to stay that way, which would be not cool! <More>

 
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Nostalgic Nissan Skyline, Mazda RX3, Toyota Celica Race Day at Autopolis

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This Nostalgic Race event was billed an an all Nissan Skyline meeting, but that wasn't exactly the case. Along with other old-school Nissans... <More>

 

Giocattolo Group-B Reunion: Alfa Romeo Sprint Body, Mid-Mounted V8

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Just 15 of these Holden-V8-powered Giocattolos were built prior to the factory closing down in 1989. It's a miracle that they made even that... <More>

 

Aoshima 1/24 R34 Skyline GT-R V-SPEC II Build - Part 1, JDM Car Spotting

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As a youngster I was into plastic scale models of US cars from US manufacturers. Seeing as I live in Japan it's no surprise that I now enjoy... <More>

 

Garage D-Friends: Initial D Era - AE86, S13, S14, S15, R33, R34, etc...

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I visited Garage D-Friend the other week and what I found was a used-car yard, a drift car holding yard, and out the back, a borderline junk... <More>