Tourism department highlights New Mexico lowrider culture

Tourism department highlights New Mexico lowrider culture

By Courtney Allen – KRQE.com – Video Capture: KRQE. Albuquerque, New Mexico (KRQE) – Our state may be recognized for its red and green chile, but the New Mexico Tourism Department is now pushing for New Mexico to be known for its lowriders. Visit New...
Rich Montanez rebuilds family car into lowrider

Rich Montanez rebuilds family car into lowrider

By Lauren Brant | Star-Herald – StarHerald.com – Photo: Lauren Brant | Star-Herald. Photo: Rich Montanez, of Scottsbluff, sits in his 1966 Chevrolet Impala. The car is called Suenos, which is Spanish for dreams. Scottsbluff, Nebraska — Growing up in...
This 1-Year-Old Had a Lowrider-Themed Birthday Party

This 1-Year-Old Had a Lowrider-Themed Birthday Party

By Yara Simón – Remezcla.com – Photo courtesy of SD. Silas Cash C recently turned 1, and he did it lowrider style. Recently his mom, who goes by @whoissd on Twitter and asked to be identified as SD, took to social media to post images of the toddler’s...
Lowrider enthusiasts unite at Tiguex Park

Lowrider enthusiasts unite at Tiguex Park

By Stephanie Chavez – KRQE.com – Video Capture: KRQE News 13. Albuquerque, New Mexico (KRQE)- Espanola may be the lowrider capital of the world but about 100 of the specialty cars rolled into Albuquerque to highlight the many different people who have a...
How did the trend of lowrider emerge?

How did the trend of lowrider emerge?

By Rianna Singh – GlobalAnalyticsMarket.com – Photo Not Credited. If you go back to the 50s Southern California to find the not-so-smooth beginning of the low-riding. Back then, the young Mexican Americans commonly known as the Chicanos in Los Angeles...