I remember the first time I saw a lowrider.
It was the early 1990s and I was entranced. Seeing rap legend Ice Cube rolling — and bouncing — around and professing the real deal about SoCal life in his music video for his hit "Today Was A Good Day," was pretty mind bending at the time. What did I know? I was in New Jersey.
In the web-based television series we've seen Jay Leno's Garage tackle many subjects, but not lowriders. That is, until today.
Check out two rides that Leno says have an outstanding amount of detail and high quality workmanship.
Lowrider Magazine's Editor Joe Ray talks about the birth of Los Angeles' native automotive art form; Chris Majera and Brandon Brusca take Jay driving in their custom Chevy Impalas.