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The First Autospeed Custom and Classic Car Competition

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Worldbex partners with Team Lightspeed to conduct custom and classic car competition

Manila International Auto Show in cooperation with Team Lightspeed conducts its first ever Autospeed Custom and Classic Car Competition. Major and minor awards are at stake with its overall winner dubbed as "Best of Show", both amateur as well as professional shop owners and restorers vie for securing top marks in this year's largest motoring event.

Other major categories include Best in Paint, Best in Interior and Best Engine Display. Sub-categories include the best in the following Post War 1950s, Golden Era 1960s, Roaring 1970s and Contemporary 1980s. Aside from these, competing cars are classified into the best Asian, European and American stock and modified class.

The Team Lighspeed group was originally formed in San Jose, California and has been officiating car competitions for several years. They have recently teamed up with Worldbex Services International in this year's Manila International Auto Show which marks another milestone in the show's fourth consecutive year. Aside from promoting the formal automotive industry, the organizers of MIAS and the car competition aims to advance and widen the scope of public automotive interest by promoting restoration shops and aftermarket establishments through this annual pilgrimage of motoring aficionados and enthusiasts.