Stay The Course: Dustin Urdaneta's 1993 Honda Del Sol Si

Stay The Course: Dustin Urdaneta's 1993 Honda Del Sol Si

Photography by AJM Studios


Dustin Urdaneta purchased the 1993 Honda Del Sol Si as his first car in 2002, "I was just 16 years old," Urdaneta remembers. Inspired by other modified cars he had seen, right around the time the first Fast & Furious movie made its debut, Urdaneta worked closely with his father to wrench on the car. Today, his father is the motivation behind his build.

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"I got involved in the car scene when I was younger," mentions Urdaneta, "by having friends that were in the car scene already and had started to customize Preludes, Integras and hatchback Civics."

Urdaneta stayed the course and refused to give up on his Del Sol, and realized that after seeing all these modified vehicles he had to do his Del Sol a solid.

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ESSENTIALS

Owner: Dustin Urdaneta
Location: El Paso, TX
Vehicle: 1993 Honda Del Sol Si
Engine: Honda D16Z6 1.6L I4
Horsepower: 150 (estimated)

SOCIAL

Facebook: /dustin.urdaneta
Instagram: @93panama_delsol

TUNER BATTLEGROUNDS EVENT

Hot Import Nights: Phoenix
Popular Vote: 59% of the popular vote

ENGINE

  • Eagle rods
  • YCP Vitara pistons
  • ACL race bearings
  • Mishimoto (3-core radiator, silicone hoses)
  • AEM intake
  • Custom hand-painted valve cover

EXHAUST

  • Megan Racing 2.5-inch headers
  • Spec-D Tuning exhaust

WHEELS / TIRES / BRAKES

  • Advanti Racing USA Storm S2 wheels - 15x8 +40 (f/r)
  • Federal 595SS tires
  • R1 Concepts (drilled/slotted rotors, pads)

CHASSIS / SUSPENSION

  • Aerotek coilover sleeve kit
  • ASR subframe brace
  • Godspeed lower control arms

EXTERIOR

  • House of Kolors Kandy Apple Red w/ metallic flake paint
  • Extreme Dimensions (R34 front end conversion, fenders, side rocker panels)
  • Custom rear bumper
  • Carbon fiber (mirror trim, hood)
  • NRG tow hooks
  • Spec-D Tuning (headlights, tinted tail lights)
  • Underglow

INTERIOR

  • NRG (racing seats, harnesses, steering wheel, short hub, quick-release, hub lock, shift knob, e-brake handle)
  • Custom (harness bar, gauge cluster bezel, hand-painted gauge cluster trim, interior trim)
  • DiamondMats diamond-plate floor mats
  • Crush velvet door panels
  • C is for Carbon carbon fiber window switches

AUDIO / MOBILE ELECTRONICS

  • PowerBass (12-inch subwoofer, 1200 W amplifier)
  • Rockford Fosgate (rear mid-range speakers, door speakers)
  • Diablo tweeters
  • Custom subwoofer enclosure

SPONSORS

  • NRG Innovations
  • Advanti Racing USA
  • Federal Tires
  • Extreme Dimensions
  • Mishimoto
  • Spec-D Tuning
  • Optima Batteries
  • Projekt Cars
  • Auto Body Creations
  • G-Tuned Garage
  • Blackvue Dashcams

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