Taiwan Itasha Car Meet by 台灣痛車文化推廣協會
We pleasantly bumped into the Taiwan Itasha Car / Bike culture promotional car meet in Taipei, and it was cool!www.wheelsandheelsmag.com / W&HM Staff
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During a current trip to Taiwan, we got a chance to witness a local car meet to promote "Itasha" car and scooter/motorcyle culture in Taiwan.
What is Itasha car or "痛車" in Japanese (or identical usage in Mandarin)? It's putting ACG (Anime, Comics and Game Characters) art works on cars or scooters / motorcycles. Because the characters and artworks are generally more alternative, so it's more a cult and close community than the general JDM mods in the US.
players playing anime movies, and then the seat covers would be totally anime styled!
We sure love to see the Itasha culture grow in the local market as well as the international network, as they are for little girls, teenage boys, as well as full grown ups!
For more information about the organization, please check out their facebook page: