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Kristie Real

DUB CLASSICS

CORRUPTT MUSTANG

ITALIAN HEART, AMERICAN SOUL

Customizing is one of those things that requires a person to have immense patience. If done in haste, the end result could end up being a disaster. When going into…
Words Kristie Bertucci  •  Photos Brian McGee

Aug 11, 2019

DUB CLASSICS

ESCOBAR

1973 CHEVROLET CAPRICE

Some builds are dreams turned reality, while others are ways to honor or remember. Gordon “Will” Frazier’s is a combination of both. His 1973 Chevrolet Caprice was his and his…
Words Kristie Real  •  Photos Jonathan Walker

Feb 17, 2019

DUB CLASSICS

SLANG 500

1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL

One look at John Sarkisyan’s vintage 1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL Gullwing at the 2018 SEMA Convention, and you’d have to lift your jaw from the floor like the rest of its…
Words Kristie Real  •  Photos Brian McGee

Feb 15, 2019

DUB MAGAZINE

2015 Lexus RC F

Third Time's a Charm

Like many of us, Dana Balthasar became interested in customizing cars as a teenager. Spending countless nights and weekends with his buddies in someone’s garage or at a local tuner…
Words Kristie Bertucci  •  Photos Brian McGee

Sep 25, 2018

DUB STARS

Young Dolph

When you hit rap superstar status, your garage better reflect your bank account. Young Dolph didn’t waste any time with his fleet and made sure to one-up everyone else in…
Words Kristie Bertucci  •  Photos Dow Jones

Sep 17, 2018

DUB CLASSICS

IMPORTED MUSCLE

1968 Dodge Charger RT/R

The appeal of American muscle cars transcends American borders, intriguing an international audience that appreciates the rich history, big horsepower and exceedingly good looks of these timeless rides. One such…
Words Kristie Real  •  Photos Brian McGee

Jun 7, 2018

DUB CLASSICS

AMC JAVELIN

Prestone X Ringbrothers

When Prestone approached the Wisconsin-based car builders about doing a build for them, models like Chargers and Mustangs were tossed around until the Ringbrothers suggested the possibility of something totally…
Words Kristie Real  •  Photos Brian McGee

Apr 10, 2018

DUB STARS

KEVIN HART

It’s a typical sunny Southern California day in Hollywood, CA and we’re getting ready to shoot comedian Kevin Hart for his second DUB cover. He’s as animated as he is…
Words Kristie Bertucci  •  Photos Michael Vincent

Oct 25, 2016