It never fails—if you want something done right, do it yourself. That philosophy permeates every aspect of how MC&A Customs of Miami, Florida runs things. Jhulio Tadeo, along with brother, Julio, and partner, Giovanni Milito, have built a strong customer base simply because at MC&A (short for Miami Chassis and Alignment), they do it all—and do it well.
When the guys at Full Throttle set out to customize a car, it’s not just a project, it’s a production. That’s because co-owners Steve Cancila, Jeff Orbin and Tim Schwering take a different approach from most (if any) shops.
Los Angeles skate royalty Nick Diamond gives DUB a glimpse of his past accomplishments. As a classic entrepreneur, Nick grew up as a street skater in San Francisco and now designs and runs Diamond Supply Co., a staple skate company he founded in 1998. Even though his skateboard bolt technology patent has been considered by NASA, it’s Diamond’s T-shirts that are seen in every form of sports and entertainment.
Sleek. Sexy. Sophisticated...
All words that usually come to mind when one conjures up the image of a Maserati GranSport. But what about the words monster or ferocious? They just don’t come to mind do they? Well, not unless you’re Robert Sarzo because that’s exactly how he sums up his 2005 GS. “It’s a beast,” the 29-year-old Heaven Car Club member says.
Believe it, or not, 19-year-old Lawrence Franks Jr., better known as rapper Huey, is a devoted fan of classic American iron. The louder, the better! Of course, we’re talking about the roar of big-block engines from classic American cars (although, you have to admit it’d be interesting to see Huey shredding on a guitar onstage).
Life is a whirlwind for a 22-year-old busy buck such as Lil’ Scrappy. This young Atlanta, Georgia rapper cut his teeth in the world of rap during his early teens and was barely old enough to get into the clubs where he performed.
Hustling might not be a respectable way to make money, but it sure came in handy when the rap duo Playaz Circle needed money to fund their rapping business. Not ashamed of how they came up on cash to release their independent CD (United We Stand, United We Fall), childhood friends Tity Boi and Dolla Boy did whatever it took to make ends meet.
She’s beautiful, sexy and everybody’s favorite “Girl Next Door.” Best known as the youngest of Hugh Hefner’s live-in girlfriends, 22-year-old Kendra Wilkinson has come a long way from her humble roots in San Diego, California, where she was working as a dental assistant.