The Twin Bathtub

今年の1月にこのBlogで話をしていた The Twin Bathtub の続報です。
なんと本当に Debut at the MQQNEYES Hot Rod Custom Show Dec 1st. 2019 in Yokohama Japan になることが決定しました!

Follow-up on The Twin Bathtub that was mentioned in this year’s January Blog.
Debut at the MQQNEYES Hot Rod Custom Show Dec 1st. 2019 in Yokohama Japan, came true!

この車は1960年代後期、どのカーショーでも人気だったショー ロッドです。
このツイン バスタブは Beau Beckmann と Dave Shutennにより発見され YOKOHAMA HOT ROD SHOW のデビューに向けてレストアが行われる事になりました。

This car was popular Show Rod in any car shows in the last 1960’s.
This Twin Bathtub was unearthed by Beau Beckmann and Dave Shutenn.
And now, it is restore to debut for YOKOHAMA HOT ROD CUSTOM SHOW.

先日 GALPIN AUTO SPORT へ伺った時はまだレストア前の状態でしたが、ここから数か月で一気に仕上げるそうです。


The other day when I visit GALPIN AUTO SPORT, it was in condition before restore, and they are going to finish up in this few months.

Please look forward on the day of the Show.


30 years of Excellence 1989 ~ 2019 WILDMAN

Obon Week がスタートしました。
MOONEYES Area-1 では Wildman Ishii が Pro Pinstriper になって今年で30年。
30 years of Excellence WILDMAN を MOONEYES Area-1 にて開催中です。

開催期間: 8月18日(日) まで
場所:MOONEYES Area-1

Obon Week has started.
It has been 30 years since Wildman Ishii became Pro Pinstriper.
30 Years of Excellence WILDMAN is held at MOONEYES Area-1, that look back over 30 year’s history with his works and photos.

Date: Until August 18th (Sun)
Location: Honmoku Yokohama MOONEYES Area-1

Obon Week は毎日 Wildman が Area-1 1F におりますので、気軽にお声かけください。

Obon Week は 本牧 横浜 の MOONEYES Area-1 , MQQN Cafe にお立ち寄りください。

During the Obon Week, Wildman will be at 1F of Area-1 every day so, feel free to talk with him.
He can also put his autograph on the memorial item!

Please come and visit Honmoku Yokohama MOONEYES Area-1 and MQQN Cafe for this Obon Week.

MOONEYES Online Shop でもお買いも求めも頂けます。
※ Online Shop (通信販売) ご利用の方は、30years of Excellence WILDMAN 記念 Goods の商品お届は、

Memorial Item Information
You can also purchase at MOONEYES Online Shop.
※If you purchase at the Online Shop, 30 Years of Excellence WILDMAN Memorial item will be shipped in end of August.

【Hiro "Wildman" Ishii 30th Anniversary】Poster

Size: B3(364mm×515mm)
【MGPO008】¥800(excl. tax)

【Hiro "Wildman" Ishii 30th Anniversary】Polo-shirt

Color: NY Navy
Material:65% Cotton, 35% Polyester
Size(US): S、M、L、XL、XXL
【FM188NY】¥2,800 (excl. tax) 

【Hiro "Wildman" Ishii 30th Anniversary】T-shirt (Black)

Color: BK Black
Material:*6.1 oz 100% Cotton
Size(US): S、M、L、XL、XXL
【TM766BK】¥5,800(excl. tax), XXL ¥6,100 (excl. tax)

【Hiro "Wildman" Ishii 30th Anniversary】T-shirt (White)

Color: White
Material:*6.1 oz 100% Cotton
Size(US): S、M、L、XL、XXL
【TM766BK】¥2,500(excl. tax), XXL ¥2,800 (excl. tax)

【Hiro "Wildman" Ishii 30th Anniversary】Title Holder

Size: Abut (H) 25cm x (W) 36cm (Closed 18cm)
Material: Polyurethane, Vinyl

*Pen is not included.

【MGC206】¥3,600 (excl. tax)

【Hiro "Wildman" Ishii 30th Anniversary】Key ring

Size: 7cm x 4.8cm x 0.5cm
Material: Acrylic 
【MKR176】¥1,200 (excl. tax)

【Hiro "Wildman" Ishii 30th Anniversary】Sticker

Size: About (H) 9.7cm x (W) 7cm
【DM229】¥800 (excl. tax)


HCS2019 Guest Cars

HCS 2019にやって来る車を紹介します。

Celebrity kustoms の John D’Agostino が所有の 1962 Pontiac Grand Prix “Creamsicle” が

ご存知の方も多いこの車は 1962年に Richard Zocchi プロデュースの元、
1962年に Gene Winfield により Built された Famous Car。
さらに 40年後、Richard Zocchi が再プロデュースし、当時の車輛を元に Recreated された Show Car が

Introducing the Car invited to HCS 2019.

Celebrity Kustoms John D’Agostino owned 1962 Pontiac Grand Prix “Creamsicle” will be coming to YOKOHAMA HOT ROD CUSTOM SHOW 2019!

Some people might now that it is Famous Car built by Gene Winfield in 1962 which is produced by Richard Zocchi.
After 40 years later, Richard Zocchi reproduced and featured the car at that time, the recreated Show Car will appear at Pacifico Yokohama.

Roth’s Tweedy Pie

半世紀前に Ed “Big Daddy” Roth により Built された、Tweedy Pie は、
’32 Ford Chassis に 1923 Ford Model T ボディーを搭載し、彼のピンストライプが施され、
ディズニーランド 最初で最後のカーショー ” First Annual Car Club Day and Autocade “の Best in Show を受賞しました。

2006年 Ed “Big Daddy” Roth の愛好家でもある Galpin Auto Sports の
Dave Shuten によりレストアを施し見事復活を遂げました。

半世紀前にデビューした、歴史的にも一番認知度の高い T-Buckets が

Half a century ago, this Tweedy Pie was built by Ed “Big Daddy” Roth. 1923 Ford Model T is on the ’32 Ford chassis and features some Pinstripe by him.
It also won “Best in Show” of the first and last Disneyland’s Car Show “First Annual Car Club Day and Autocade”.

In 2006, Roth aficionado Dave Shuten of Galpin Auto Sports, restored like as the original.

Debute in half a century ago and most recognized T-Buckets in the history can be seen at YOKOHAMA HOT ROD CUSTOM SHOW.


#115 Streamliner

整備と修理の為、#115 Streamlinerが一時的にMQQNEYES USA へ戻って来ました。

#115 Streamliner temporarily returned to MQQNEYES USA for maintenance and repair.

今年のBonneville Speed WeekにMQQNEYES Japanの Staff “Sunny” Kyohei YanoがこのBikeでChallengeします。

For this year’s Bonneville Speed Week, MQQNEYES Japan Staff “Sunny” Kyohei Yano will challenge with this Bike.


Bon Odori Festival

At YC&AC Field
August 3rd, Saturday and August 4th, Sunday
5:00pm – 9:00pm

8月3&4日(土日) 5:00pm~9:00pm Yokohama Country & Athletic Club (YC&AC)で
42nd International Bon Odori Festival が開催されます。

On August 3rd and 4th (Saturday & Sunday) from 5:00pm ~ 9:00pm, 42nd International Bon Odori Festival will be held at Yokohama Country & Athletic Club (YC& AC).
There will not be parking at the venue so, please use the parking near the venue.

This is one of the largest event of the summer.
Invite your family and friends for a traditional Japanese dance and yatai (food stall) to enjoy the weekend!


Open House

週末のOpen Houseに向けて大片付け!
今年はChico’s Burgerもあります!

Major cleanup for Open House on the weekend!
While cleaning, I cannot move forward when I have something that just stops.
If you come near, please come and visit.
This year there will be Chico’s Burger!

ガレージを掃除していると あれもこれも と色々あるので進行が遅いです。

While cleaning the garage, there are this and that and many other things and make the cleaning slow.

埃を取ると1949年 Russetta Timing AssociationのTrophy(右)が
“D MOON, 3rd Place A Coupe 113.20mph 6-26-49” とあります。
左は1950のHutters Car ClubのTrophy.

When I wiped off the dust, 1949 Russetta Timing Association Trophy (Right),
and written “D MOON, 3rd Place A Coupe 113.20mph 6-26-49”.
Left is 1950’s Hutters Car Club Trophy.


It’s endless when I am looking at it.

結局今日は終わりませんでしたので 明日も続きます。

After all, I didn’t finish by today so, it will continue tomorrow.


Buy, Sell and Trade 1st Annual Surf City Market Place by MQQNEYES At Oiso Long Beach

MOONEYES が新たに提案する Swap Meet Event
Buy, Sell and Trade 1st Annual “Surf City Market Place”(SCMP) by MQQNEYES を
Car & Motorcycle Parts, USA雑貨, 古着、Clothing, Vintage & Antique Items などなど
沢山のShop が Surf City Market Place に集まる Special な 1Dayとなります。

会場内に Parking Space (一般駐車場(有料))がございます。
Good Location の大磯 Long Beach に ご自慢の Car & Motorcycle で Cruise がてら是非お立ち寄りください。

MOONEYES is newly introducing the Swap Meet Event, which is the Buy, Sell and Trade 1st Annual “Surf City Market Place”(SCMP) by MQQNEYES at Oiso Long Beach on Sunday 6th of October! Car & Motorcycle Parts, USA goods, Secondhand clothing, Clothing, Vintage & Antique items, and more other Shop will gather at the Surf City Market Place and make a Special Day. Swap Meet By the Sea! Special Day.

There is Parking Space(Toll Parking Lot) in the venue. Please come and visit Good Location Oiso Long Beach while your cruise with your Car & Motorcycle.

Advance Entry Registration is needed for Swap Meet Booth.


HCS 2019 Guest Bike

先日 Oak Canyon Ranch, CA で Born Free Show 11 が開催されました。
毎年この Show にやってきた Motorcycle の中から YOKOHAMA HOT ROD CUSTOM SHOW に招待する Guest Motorcycle が決定します。

開催まで残り5か月。いよいよ HCS2019 が本格的に動き始めました。

以下現時点で決定した Guest 車両をご覧ください。

Last week the Born Free Show 11 was held at Oak Canyon Ranch, CA.
Every year from the motorcycle participated in this Show, Guest Motorcycle is decided to be invited for YOKOHAMA HOT ROD CUSTOM SHOW.

5 more month until the Show. It is gradually activating to HCS2019.

Below are the Guest Motorcycle decided for now.

Born Free Invited Builder 1st Place
Hawke Lawshe’ / Harley Davidson Shovel

Born Free Best in Show
Oliver Jones / Harley Davidson UL/Knuckle

Born Free Invited Builder 2nd place
Ben Zales / 1963 Harley Davidson Panhead

Tom Heavey
1953 Triumph

Born Free People’s Champ #1
Nick Busby / 1962 Harley Davidson Panhead

Born Free FXR 2nd Place
Yaniv “NEEVO” Evan / Power Plant / Harley Davidson FXR


“Shi Zu Kani” / “Keep Calm and Stay CQQL”

すでに開催まで半年を切った 28th Annual YOKOHAMA HOT ROD CUSTOM SHOW。

世界各国で沢山の “Shizukani” キャンペーンの写真が Instgram に投稿されています。

In less than half a year until 28th Annual YOKOHAMA HOT ROD CUSTOM SHOW.

From all over the world, many “Shizukani” campaign photo are posted on the Instagram.
Thank you for many supports.

今年で6回目になるキャンペーンは もう一度原点に戻り “Shi Zu Kani” / “Keep Calm and Stay CQQL” です。

最初のキャンペーンスタートから5年経ち、主催する我々も含め常に YOKOHAMA HOT ROD CUSTOM SHOW が存続危機にあるという意識が低くなって来ています。どういった経緯でこのキャンペーンがスタートしたのかを知らない方々も多くいらっしゃる様です。今年も皆様にご協力を頂き、周知、徹底はもちろんの事、我々を含め皆様の熱い気持ちを一つにし、このカルチャーを守って行きましょう。

It is now 6th campaign and returning to the beginning this year is “Shi Zu Kani” / “Keep Calm and Stay CQQL”.

5 years have passed from the first campaign and as an organizer, awareness is getting low that the YOKOHAMA HOT ROD CUSTOM SHOW facing difficulty surviving.
And some people do not know why the campaign started.
Therefore, we want your support to spread and understand, this circumstance and put our soul together to SAVE our culture.

2019年も、様々なキャンペーングッズを MOONEYES Area-1 及び、MOONEYES Online Shop 各店舗で展開しています。

For 2019, at MOONEYES Area-1 and MOONEYES Online Shop, various Campaign supporting items are released.

SNS に投稿して、このキャンペーンにご参加ください。

同デザインの Key Ring も近日販売予定です。


Put your hand in and make a gesture of shhh… shizukani (be quiet) and,
post it on your SNS and participate in the campaign.

The same design Key ring is coming SQQN.

"SAVE THE YOKOHAMA HOT ROD CUSTOM SHOW" ロゴが入ったデザインのキーリングに、Air フレッシュナー。


Save the Yokohama Hot Rod Custom Show エアー フレッシュナー


Key ring and Air freshener with “SAVE THE YOKOHAMA HOT ROD CUSTOM SHOW” Logo.


Save the Yokohama Hot Rod Custom Show Air Freshener

Please continue to support us.


22nd Annual ALL ODDS Nationals and CROWN Classics Reunion

昨日からエントリー受付開始した、22nd Annual ALL ODDS Nationals and CROWN Classics Reunion。

会場近くに積載車の Parking がない為、今回は積載車での搬入はできません。ご了承ください。

From yesterday entry registration has started for 22nd Annual ALL ODDS Nationals and CROWN Classics Reunion.
This year due to the venue, there are limitations to the number of car shows. If you are interested in registering please contact us as soon as possible.

Please note that, to keep as many spaces for the participants. we do not have Parking near the venue.

2019年 9月7日、土曜日開催です。

Will be held on Saturday 7th September 2019

AON2019 Official Website


Suzuka SCN

SCN鈴鹿の前日、鈴鹿を通り越し伊賀にあるSide Project Cafeさんへお邪魔してきました。

The day before Suzuka SCN, go beyond Suzuka and we visited Side Project Cafe at Iga.
This time, Side-kun opened a shop focused on Chicken so, we went to take a look.

Side君とHis Family

Side-Kin and His Family

鈴鹿SCNへ参加する徳島からのお客様 in Side Project Cafe

Customer from Tokushima who participates in Suzuka SCN in Side Project Cafe

トリヤキニク “ヨコヤ” and Mr. Blue

Toritakiniku(Chicken grilled meat) “Yokoya” and Mr. Blue

ヨコヤ で徳島Peopleと再会

Reunion with Tokushima people at Yokoya

MQQNEYES Pop Up Shop in Suzuka

隣はMr. Blue

Next to us is Mr. Blue

なんと、1961 Buick LeSabre “MQQNblessing” “COOL” Awardを頂戴しました。

WOW, 1961 Buick LeSabre “MQQNblessing” received the “COOL” award.

1回目は三菱デボネアで製作した “MQQN Glow” 20数年前にCamshafters賞を頂きました。

It is the second award.
The first award was “MQQN Glow” build with Mitsubishi Debonair, we received the Camshafters award 20 years or so ago.


Around the end, it started to rain.


The return is early!


Sydney, Australia

Sydney, Australiaで開催された Hot Rod & Custom Auto Expo 2019
1962 Jaguar MK X BaseのKustomに心を躍らされました。

Hot Rod & Custom Auto Expo 2019, held at Sydney Australia.
I was excited to the 1962 Jaguar MK X Base Kustom.

Rear Vent Window に僅かに面影が残るくらいです。

There is a slight vestige on the Rear Vent Window.

962 Jaguar MK X


Wildman’s 30th

1989年Goshoyama 8 (御所山 8番地にStudioが有りました)から始まった
Wildmanの “Free Hand and Brush Work” は 2019年、30年を迎えます。
一言に30年と言ってもWildmanに言わせれば「ついこの前の事」かも知れませんが30年, 歴史です。
そして28th Annual HCS 2019では Wildman’s 30 Years of “Free Hand and Brush Work” を Tribute します。


Started from 1989 Goshoyama 8 (There was a Studio there)
Wildman’s “Free Hand and Brush Work” will reach 30th anniversary in 2019.
In a word, 30years is just the other day for Wildman but, 30years is a history.
Is it possible to collect all the designs drawn in the 30 years?
We are planning to make a Commemorative Book, and starting to work for it.
And we will Tribute Widman’s 30 Years of “Free Hand and Brush Work” in this year’s 28th Annual HCS 2019.

For 30years, it’s wonderful that he has been “Healthy”, has endless ideas and that he like Die-cast models without losing its interest.


Bonneville Speed Week

2019 Bonneville Speed Weekに MQQNEYES Staff “Sunny” Yanoが挑戦です。
Bikeは既に横浜港を出てLong Beach港へ向かっています。
今 Bonnevilleは雨が溜まっているそうですが まだ3ヶ月はあるのでDryになるでしょう。

MQQNEYES Staff “Sunny” Yano is challenging the 2019 Bonneville Speed Week.
The Bike is already departures the port of Yokohama and heading to the port of Long Beach.
Now, Bonneville seems to have been raining but, it will probably be dry as it has still 3 months to go.


MOONEYES Int’l MAGAZINE 2019 Summer 

昨年より年1回の発行となった、MOON Int’l Magazine は現在鋭意製作中!

MOONEYES Int’l Magazine 2019 Summer is currently working hard to finish and from last year it is published once a year.

書店での販売はございません。MQQNEYES Dealers, MQQNEYES Area-1, MQQN Cafe and 通信販売で購入出来ます。


It is not available at a public book store. It is available at MQQNEYES Dealers, MQQNEYES Area-1, MQQN Cafe and our Online Shop.

Schedule to release in late May! Please look forward to it!