VANS x MQQNEYES Shoes 2018

今年のHCS2018会場で発売予定のVANS x MQQNEYES Shoesです。
Traditionalな MQQN Equipped Logo、永遠のDesignが遂に登場します。
古い型をつかったAuthentic Shoes, サイズは通常のVANS Shoesより少し大きめだそうです。

VANS x MQQNEYES Shoes that will available at the venue of HCS2018.
Eternal Design Traditional MQQN Equipped Logo will finally release.
Authentic Shoes that uses old model, size is slightly larger than usual VANS Shoes.

1969年に販売されたVANS x MQQN Equipped Shoesです。
靴も箱も当時の物、Collection of Yazawa-san

VANS x MQQN Equipped Shoes the released on 1969.
The shoes and the box is a vintage item, Collection of Yazawa-san.

Collection of Yazawa-san

This is one from 1971.
Collection of Yazawa-san

Photo by Dean MOON

Photo by Dean MOON


It is the item from late 1980’s.
At that time, when we bring the cloth they made it.


The item released in 2008

そして2018年、待ちにまった VANS x MQQNEYES
Authentic “MQQN Equipped” ShoesがHCS会場で発売開始です!
Package and Shoes, designed by Pan.

And in 2018, VANS x MQQNEYES we have waited for
Authentic “MQQN Equipped” Shoes will be available at the venue of HCS!
Package and Shoes, designed by Pan.

もう一足は MQQNEYES “Far Out” Oldskool Shoes
Package and Shoes, designed by Pan.

Another one is MQQNEYES “Far Out” Oldskool Shoes
Package and Shoes, designed by Pan.


There are various features everywhere.


Also on the back.


Sole is as you see.
It is only available at the Show Venue.

7th Annual Kustomfest 2018, Jogjakarta – Indonesia

ジャカルタから乗ったGaruda Indonesia 航空の機内を見ていると何と!
これから参加するイベント 7th Annual Kustomfest 2018が紹介されていました!

We went to Jogjakarta via Jakarta and the time we arrived was after 13 hours leaving from Honmoku, Yokohama.When I was looking around in the airplane of Garuda Indonesia
, surprisingly I found an article introducing the 7th Annual Kustomfest 2018, which we are participating. Wonderfu

Motorcycleと車のイベントですが圧倒的にバイクが多く、勿論 王道であるH-Dは沢山参加しています。

It is Motorcycle and Car event but mostly is motorcycle and the classic H-D has most participation. The fun thing about this event is that there are many custom based on a Japanese motorcycle. For this time I will be introducing the custom based on a Japanese motorcycle.


Many stall stand in front of the venue!


The small engine is also in a serious attempt.


Personally Pick is this motorcycle

Chevy Truckのオーナーさんです。

He is the owner of the Chevy Truck.

MQQNEYES PickはこのChevy Pickup
今年のHCS テーマにもぴったりなのでエントリーをお誘いしましたが 難しいですね。

MQQNEYES Pick is this Chevy Pickup.


This Mitsubishi is CQQL!


I guess there were people going on like a bus.
It had a quite sturdy leaf spring.


This Karmann Ghia was classy.
It seems that 356 Motor of1962 are loaded.


It is the program that guests giving several questions to the owner of the selected 4 cars and 6 motorcycles.
It is quite “tough” program but, it happens every year.


This Karmann Ghia was really popular and got many questions and the owner was in great joy.


Guest sitting is just hoping not to get the microphone.




This time Wildman got a work for the Jacket and busy with work.


It’s Ootsu-kun?.


On the road motorcycle and car are compatible.


Souvenir is this cup noodle


It was 36yen($.30/ea) for 1 and if I bought 40 it is still 1,280yen ($12.00)
Although, Indonesia currency it is 160,000rupiah.
It is easier to understand if it has less two zeros.


It was quite a rare way to sell a fish.

M-2 Diecast and 21st AON

M-2から1/64 MQQNEYES Red Camaroを含む6台のMQQNEYES仕様車が発売です。

From M-2 MQQNEYES style Cars are released including the 1/64 MQQNEYES Red Camaro.

M2 1/64 Die Cast Model ’69 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 [M264M32500MOC]
販売価格: 2,000円(税別)


M2 1/64 Die Cast Model ’53 VW Beetle Deluxe U.S.A Model [M264M32500MOV]
販売価格: 2,000円(税別)


M2 1/64 Die Cast Model ’56 Ford F-100 Truck [M264M32500MOF]
販売価格: 2,000円(税別)


M2 1/64 Die Cast Model ’57 Chevrolet Bel Air [M264M32500MOB]
販売価格: 2,000円(税別)


M2 1/64 Die Cast Model ’59 VW Microbus Deluxe U.S.A Model [M264M32500MOD]
販売価格: 2,000円(税別)


M2 1/64 Die Cast Model ’69 Dodge Charger Daytona HEMI [M264M32500MOH]
販売価格: 2,000円(税別)


台風24号が接近した9/30(日) 東京お台場で21回目となるAll Odds Nationals と
4回目のCrown Classics Reunionが開催されました。
日中は時々 陽も差し、また小ぶりの雨が降ったりでしたが無事終了する事ができました。

21st All Odds Nationals and 4th Crown Classics Reunion were held at Odaiba Tokyo, on September 30th with Typhoon coming near.
In the morning there was heavy rain and we were worrying but around 9, the rain stopped. Sometimes there were sunshine and some light rain but we were able to finish safely.
And this was the last to hold the event at this venue.


6 in the morning, heavy rain at the venue.


Morning meeting, everyone having hard time.

ちなみにMQQNEYESの黄色のRain Gearはバイク用です。

The yellow MQQNEYES jacket is Rain Gear for Bikers.
The pants hem is Velcro so, you can wear it with your shoes.
On the back for the safety, there is a reflector.

MOONEYES レイン ギア [BK033]
販売価格: 12,800円(税別)


When the rain stopped, everyone started to wipe rain. Excellent!!

洗車する方々、最近ショー会場でもあまり見かけなくなった光景でしたが 嬉しかったです。

Some people washing their Car. Recently, it got rare to see this scene so, I was glad to see it.


Let’s wax the tires!

設営を協力してくれたMQQNEYES Area-1 StaffはShopに戻ります。

MQQNEYES Area-1 Staff who helped for the setup will return to the Shop.
The inside of the car looks quite cramped.

Heavy Duty MQQNEYES Rain Gear!

会場外の警備はBlue Panic 警備保障が固めてくれました。

Blue Panic was the security guard outside the venue.


Before the Award Ceremony, the ground was dried.
Award car of Custom Car Magazine.

MQQNEYES Pick はこちらの車へ。

MQQNEYES Pick is to this car.
It came from Toyama.


This car was also nice.

会場限定販売のWildman DesignのSweat Shirt and Hoodie.

Wildman Design Sweatshirt and Hoodie limited to the Event.

T-shirt and Polo Shirt.


Kousoku Yuuen Award!


Thank you very much for coming in the rain.
The next venue is not decided yet.

HCS 2018 Guest Cars and Bikes

明日の 21st ALL ODDS Nationals and 4th CROWN Classics Reunion は天候に関係なく開催されます。

Tomorrow’s 21st ALL ODDS Nationals and 4th CROWN Classics Reunion will take place rain or shine.

HCS 2018 Guest Car and Bikeの撮影風景です。
ショーが開催される12/2(日)まで もう2ヶ月半くらいしか残っていません。

The Photo shoot scene of HCS 2018 Guest Car and Bike.
Gradually getting nervous in a good way.
Only 2 months left to 2nd of December the day of the show.
So, what should I start with?
It’s really moving towards to the show.

Renobilt / Victor “Reno” Sevilla
1959 Ford F100 “Tequila Sunset”

Vintage Dreams / Ryan Grossman
1954 HD Panhead “Baddd Hunny”

Provost Motorsports / South City Rod & Custom
1970 Chevy C10 Pickup “Mafia Truck”
Owned by Sean Provost

Dynamite Joe Kerivan
1957 HD Panhead

Born Free 10 “Best Paint”
The Tiger Shack / Ryan Mullion
1953 Triumph 6T

Born Free 10 “Invited Builder 1st Place”
Born Free 10 ” Best Knucklehead “
Vintage Technologies / Hawke Lawshe’
1946 HD Knucklehead “HADES”

Roland Sands Design / Roland Sands
1934 BMW R7 “9T Concept R7”

Born Free 10 “Best in Show”
Built The Traditional Way / Justin Walls / Co-designer Bobby Green
1948 Harley Davidson UL “Blackbird”

Starlite Rod & Kustom
1963 Ford Thunderbird “D’Bird”
Owned by Mike Duarte

Born Free 10 “Best Shovelhead”
Fast Eddy Co. / Chris Graves
1975 HD Shovelhead “Hush Your Mouth”

chabott Engineering / Shinya Kimura
1978 / 2018 Yamaha SR “Crystal Trophy”

MQQN Cafe Bangkok, Thailand

先週末 MQQN CafeがBangkok, ThailandにOpenしました。
Night Train Marketと言う大きな露天マーケットの一番奥にあります。
ぜひ、MQQN Cafe Bangkokへお出かけ下さい。

Last weekend, MQQN Cafe Bangkok has Opened in Thailand.
It is at the very inner part of the Street Market called Night Train Market.
Varieties of Shops will start moving around from 6:00pm because it is a Night Market.
Please visit MQQN Cafe Bangkok.
Working Hour is Wednesday to Sunday from 4:00pm~.
Please check before you visit.

MQQNEYES Shop Bangkokの2周年記念とMQQN Cafe BangkokのGrand Openingを同時に開催しました。

We celebrated 2nd Anniversary of MQQNEYES Shop Bangkok and MQQN Cafe Bangkok Grand Opening at the same time.
Designed by Wildman.

On the first day of the Opening, it is Thailand’s custom to have this kind of ceremony.

After reading the sutra, meal are served and after they return, we can have the meal.


Ribbon cutting ceremony.
I didn’t imagine this was happening.

笑顔が素敵な Ownerの Mr. and Mrs. Mark
Nice Smile of the Owner Mr. and Mrs. Mark.


Menu are same as Yokohama plus there are Original menus of Thailand people’s favorite.

Gin 前田先生とMQQN Cafe BangkokのOpening Staff。
Gin 前田が2週間に渡り現地で指導をしてきました。

Teacher Gin Maeda and MQQN Cafe Bangkok Opening Staff.
Gin Maeda has teach them for 2 weeks at the actual place.

MQQN Cafe BangkokのUniform.

Uniform of MQQN Cafe Bangkok.

MQQNEYES Shop をバックに MarkのToyota Crown HTとVW T-1(後ろ)

Having MQQNEYES Shop in the back, Mark’s Toyota Crown HT and VW T-1(in the back)

Open前、昼間のShopとCafe. とにかく暑いです!

Before the Open and Day time of Shop and Cafe are just hot!
It is hot so people doesn’t gather. From the evening to mid-night it will get cooler so, people get crowded at the market.
The opening of the event started around 5:00pm to mid-night.
We are used to the event starting from early in the morning to evening so, it was little hard for us.

25年前位この様なMOONEYESのDie Castあったのご存知の方もいると思います。

Some people might know that there was the MOONEYES Die Cast like this 25 years ago.
Please be careful for the heat and rainy season and visit.

Jackie Stewart & Graham Hill を写しているのは Dean MOON at Fuji Int’l Speedway in 1966.
From MOONEYES Archive

Dean MOON at Fuji Int’l Speedway in 1966 taking photo of Jackie Stewart & Graham Hill.
From MOONEYES Archive


1992 Winnebago Camper (CamQQnper)

1992 Winnebago Camper (CamQQnper)
1 year has passed from purchase, the interior is renovated and start to activate.
You might see it at the event more often because it is used for nap and rest for the staff.

見習いピンストライパー “Minarai Michie” が時間を掛けてLogo塗りをやってくれました。

Apprentice pinstriped “Minarai Michie” took time to paint the Logo.
Not there yet.
※Minarai means apprentice in Japanese.

先日 お台場東京で開催した13th Motorcycle Swapmeet

13th Motorcycle Swap Meet that was held at Odaiba last week.

1996 Toyota Dually & 1992 Winnebago

Bedに載った 1973 Kawasaki Big Horn と Triumph Chopper はFor Saleです。

1973 Kawasaki Big Horn and Triumph Chopper on the bed is For Sale.

この会場での開催が最後となるMotocycle Swapmeet。

This is the last time to hold Motorcycle Swap Meet at this place.

朝陽を浴びながらのStaff Meeting.

Staff Meeting under the morning sun.
It was hot.
I couldn’t get out from the CamQQnper with the AC on.

MQQNSHOT Dragster.
Photo by Dean MOON

MQQNEYES Dragster in England
Photo by Dean MOON

Show Registration will start sQQn.

9/13(木) 11:00am ~ 27th Annual Yokohama Hot Rod Custom Show 2018 エントリー受付開始です。

Entry Registration for 27th Annual Yokohama Hot Rod Custom Show will start from 11:00 AM (Japan Standard Time)Thursday 13, September.
We look forward to your registration!
We are planning many exciting programs for everyone to enjoy!

Show Posterは¥500/eaで近日発売です。

Show Poster on sale soon for ¥500/ea.

近日発売予定の MQQN Wiper Topper Ball!

MQQN Wiper Topper Ball on sale soon!

1966 Nippon Indy 200 at Fuji Int’l Speedway.

Jim Clark and Jackie Stewart

MOON Equipment Co., でEngine Dynoに載るChevy SB for NISSAN R381
Chevy SB for NISSAN R381 on Engine Dyno using MOON Equipment Co.

Jackie Stewart and Graham Hill

Winner of 1966 Nippon Indy 200 Mile! Jackie Stewart

Photo by Dean MOON


27th Annual Yokohama Hot Rod Custom Show 2018 registration will begin at 11 am on September 13th Japan STD time.

Yokohama Hot Rod Custom Show 2018のエントリー受付は 9月13日(木) 午前11時から スタートします。
例年ですと早い時間にVendor Booth and Motorcycle BoothはSold Outになります。

Entry Registration for Yokohama Hot Rod Custom Show 2018 will begin at 11am on September 13th(THU) Japan Standard Time.
For people living Outside Japan, registration is available only from e-mail.
As every year Vendor Booth and Motorcycle Booth will get Sold Out very soon.
Finally, it is this season.
Please support us and we look forward to the HCS2018.


MQQN Cafe Bangkok, Thailandも9月15日のオープンに向けて最後の追い込みに掛かっているようです。

MQQN Cafe Bangkok, Thailand is going to the last stage for the OPEN on September 15th.

Fuji Speedway

先週末はFuji SpeedwayでIAFが開催され 今年初めてCamaroでレースでした。

Last week there was the Fuji Speedway at IAF and this was the first race for this year with Camaro.
However, this is the last race for this year.
And the Summer ended for the Old men.


For the first time in 3 years for Vega.

Photo by Pan

Photo by Pan

抜ける様なBlue Sky, そう暑くもなく、最高の1日でした。

Clear Blue Sky and it was the great day with the comfortable weather.

Photo by Pan

Photo by Pan

Return Roadから見る富士山

Mt. Fuji seen from Return Road

勿論、タイヤはGood Year! Photo by Pan

Of course, the tire is Good Year! Photo by Pan

こちらは1968年にFuji Speedwayで開催された Nippon Can Am です。
左の背の高い人は Don Nichols, Dean MOONの友人でもあり、日本のレースシーンでは
忘れてはならない人です。その隣は Driverの Pedro Rodríguez F-1も乗った有名Driver.
そしてMOON JacketのCrew.
Photo by Dean MOON

This is Nippon Can-Am that was held at Fuji Speedway in 1968.
The left tall person is Don Nichols, who is the friend of Dean MOON and person must not forget in Japan’s Race scene. And the person beside is Pedro Rodríguez, who is the famous driver that also went on the F-1. And Crew wearing MOON Jacket.
Photo by Dean MOON

手前からToyota 7, Lora T-70その先は分かりません。
Photo by Dean MOON

From right before Toyota 7, Lora T-70, I can’t tell the far side.
Photo by Dean MOON

Penske Sunoco Mclaren M6-B.
後ろに立つ2人は Team OwnerのRoger Penske(左) & DriverのMark Donohueです。
Photo by Dean MOON

Penske Sunoco McLaren M6-B.
2 people standing in the back is Team Owner Roger Penske(Left) & Driver Mark Donohue.
Photo by Dean MOON

左から Roger Penske, Caroll Shelby and Mark Donohue.
Photo by Dean MOON

From the left Penske, Carroll Shelby and Mark Donohue.
Photo by Dean MOON

MQQNEYES Pop Up Shop on the salt

今年も70th Annual Speed Weekがやってきました。
例年に無く塩のConditionが良く、雪に例えれば昨年までは 湿気を帯びた、ベタベタした雪

70th Annual Speed Week has come again this year.
The Condition of the salt is good than ever, if you compared to snow, last year’s was like moisture sticky snow but this year, it is like powder snow.
Therefore, there was less salt sticking to the tire and car.

塩のコンディションは良かったのですが 車のコンディションが良くありませんでした。
結局 走る事が出来ずCAへ戻る事になりました。

The Condition of the salt was good but, the condition of the car was not good.
As a result, it couldn’t run and went back to CA.

途中に街、Old Town Ely

On the way, Old Town Ely.

M-2 Die Cast 1/64

M-2からRed Camaroが1/64のスケールで11月頃? 発売予定。

1/64 scale Red Camaro from M-2, will be released around November.

7th Annual Art of Speed, Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysiaで開催された7回目のArt of Speedへ参加しました。
今回で6回目の参加となります。しかもMQQN Bug とMQQN Diggerを日本から送りました。

We have participated to 7th Art of Speed in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
This is our 6th time to participate. Moreover, we sent the MQQN Bug and MQQN Digger from Japan.

素晴らしいMQQNEYES Booth.

Wonderful MQQNEYES Booth.
We never had this quality before!


Saturday Morning, before the Ride-In.

まずはMQQN Bugから

First, MQQN Bug


Narrow pathway!

Sunny Yanoが MQQN Digger に乗って Ride In

Sunny Yano Ride-In with MQQN Digger

主催者 Asep が作ったT-3 Valiant.

T-3 Valiant made by organizer Asep.
On Saturday the tire was dirty, but…

日曜日にはタイヤも綺麗なり この車が MQQNEYES Pick になりました。

On Sunday it was cleaned and this was the car awarded for MQQNEYES Pick.


Wildman spent a whole day for this car.

向かって右が 主催者のAsep & Deni 夫妻, 私, llest /Fat Lace のMarkもUSから参加、M&K Makotoと
この3名から Awardが出ました。

From the right Organizer Asep and Mr. & Mrs. Deni, me, Illest /Fat Lace Mark participated from US and M&K Makoto.
And from these three, awards were chosen.
On the stage I had a speech “Tire is same as shoes so, make it clean!”

One Piece Window や Cragar SSが良いですね。

One Piece Window and Cragar SS looks good.


This t-1 also had a good atmosphere.


This motorcycle basing the BMW was winning many Awards.


The guest from Japan “Tokyo Indians”

Yokohama からは Kustom Style も出店!

From Yokohama, Kustom Style has also participated!


Characteristic of this event is that there are many people wearing old design MQQNEYES.

有名なBeach Clubの反対側でWelcome DinnerとDice Partyが土曜日の夜に開催されました。

On the other side of the famous Beach Club, there was the Welcome Dinner and Dice Party on Saturday night.


Here. “余分な冷たいマイナス2度(-2℃ Extra cold)” what is this?


In the front of the hotel, there are Luxurious cars.

Kuala Lumpurへ行く事がありましたら是非訪ねてみて下さい。

If you have a chance to go to Kuala Lumpur, please visit.

MQQN Cafe Bangkok, Thailand もちゃくちゃくと進んでいる様です。
左側がMQQN Cafeとなります。

MQQN Cafe Bangkok, Thailand’s construction is progressing steadily.
Left side is MQQN Cafe.

Now & Then


Amazing Poster will be created.
Plese look forward!

そして世界限定 150個 の Limited Edition MOON Equipped Watch が発売開始となりました。
MOONEYES Area-1 " MOONEYES Online Shop (通信販売) にてお買い求めください。
限定アイテムとなりますので、Sold Out の際はご容赦ください。

Furthermore, Limited Edition MOON Equipped Watch is released.
Limited to 150 in Worldwide.
You can purchase at Honmoku, Yokohama MOONEYES Area-1 or MOONEYES Online Shop.
It is a Limited item so, please understand that it might get sold out soon.

※Model in the image is female.



毎年7月の第2土曜日はMQQNEYES USAのOpen House.
例年 提供されるChico’s Burger(Free Humburger), 今年は近隣との諸事情により中止となりました。

Every July second Saturday is MQQNEYES USA Open House.
From early in the morning many cars, people gathered and it closed at 3 pm in a great success.
Unfortunately, due to the neighboring circumstance, this year’s Chico’s Burger(Free Hamburger) which annually offered was canceled.

朝6時前、既に道には数台のHot Rod等が来ていました。

Before 6 in the morning, there were several Hot Rod on the street already.

HCS 2018 Guest Car

続々とゲストが決まっている YOKOHAMA HOT ROD CUSTOM SHOW 2018 ですが、
先週の Blog で御紹介した Blue の C10 に続き、
今年の SPOTLIGHT “Full Size Pickup Spectacular” での Guest Full Size Pick Upはこちらです。

The guests are gradually decided for YOKOHAMA HOT ROD CUSTOM SHOW.
Continued from last week blog’s Guest Car Blue C10, the Guest Car for this year’s SPOTLIGHT “Full Size Pickup Spectacular” has been decided.

1959 Ford F100 “Tequila Sunset”

20代の若きビルダー Victor Sevilla と共に横浜へやって来ます。

Young builder in the twenties, Victor Sevilla will come to Yokohama.

ペイント担当は Gene Winfield が担当し、2015年の Grand National Roadster Show で
Car Guy 達の間でおおいに話題となった Tequila Sunset。

Paint is done by Gene Winfield and Tequila Sunset was popular by the Car Guys in Grand National Roadster Show, 2015.
Don’t miss the Car and the promising young hope of the Custom World!