Vintage cars at the Manila International Auto Show

Plenty of autos from yesteryear at the MIAS. Lots of cool rides, but what we saw at the very end really was a pleasant surprise.

Souped up vintage.

Souped up vintage.

Lancer.

Lancer.

The original Z!

The original Z!

Cars those days were so incredibly low!

Cars those days were so incredibly low!

Look how skinny the steering wheel is. And no, it's not just my fat hands.

Look how skinny the steering wheel is. And no, it’s not just my fat hands.

Retro-cool console.

Retro-cool console.

Shelby Cobra.

Shelby Cobra.

Note the galloping horses embossed on the seats.

Not the galloping horses embossed on the seats.

Mini with a souped-up engine.

Mini with a souped-up engine.

The classic Stang.

The classic Stang.

Merc roadster.

Merc roadster.

Adorable old bug.

Adorable old bug.

Note skinny gearshift lever and wicker storage under the dash.

Note skinny gearshift lever and wicker storage under the dash.

 

No turn signal lights then, just a flag that popped out.

No turn signal lights then, just a flag that popped out.

 

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Reminds me of ZZ Top.

Reminds me of ZZ Top.

Look at where tools are.

Look at where tools are.

 

VW Thing.

VW Thing.

 

Old Chevy truck. Gorgeous.

Old Chevy truck. Gorgeous.

Wood floor.

Wood floor.

 

Old Corona MkII.  So rare I never saw it when I was a kid.

Old Corona MkII. So rare I never saw it when I was a kid.

It was a matic.

It was a matic.

But this was the piece de resistance. A DeLorean!

But this was the piece de resistance. A DeLorean!

 

80s kitsch inside and out.

80s kitsch inside and out.

 

Aluminum-skinned glory.

Aluminum-skinned glory.

Window-inside-a-window.

Window-inside-a-window.

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Dino Back to the Future.

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Gullwings.

Gullwings.

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