Motorists, brace yourselves. If you think that traffic has been particularly bad in the past few days, you ain’t seen nothing yet. The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) advised commuters to brace themselves for the worst today as it noted that the last Friday before Christmas was considered the most crucial day of the year […]
Christmas is approaching, and that means another parody video from Ford Racing, poking fun at the ‘Gymkhana’ series of Ken Block. Rather than showing the rally driver doing epic stunt driving around people, objects, and other cars, the Snowkhana series shows its own driver, Mental Block, doing his own drift stunts in spectacular stop-motion. This […]
Infiniti lifted the virtual covers off the Infiniti Concept Vision Gran Turismo, a vision of what a high performance Infiniti could look like in the future. It was created through close collaboration with the creators of Gran Turismo, the racing game franchise developed by Polyphony Digital Inc. that has sold more than 72 million copies […]
Quezon City posted the most number of road crash incidents among local government units in Metro Manila, according to latest figures from the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority. Of the 65,145 road crash cases from January to October 2014, Quezon City recorded a total of 19,703 accidents. -Marielle Medina, Inquirer Research
After the much-publicized debut of the Mirai, Toyota’s production hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle, the Honda FCV Concept will make its North American debut at the 2015 North American International Auto Show on Jan. 12. Continuing more than a decade of Honda leadership in the area of fuel cell vehicle (FCV) technology, the Honda FCV Concept showcases […]
Honda has released teaser photos of the production version of its upcoming NSX supercar. The Acura NSX, successor to the legendary original NSX, will make its world debut at the 2015 North American International Auto Show on Jan. 12, 2015. The model will reflect the production design and specifications of the mid-engine Acura supercar that […]
At the Toyota Technology tour in Tokyo, Japan, the week before Typhoon “Ruby” gave the Philippines (and the world) another reminder that climate change has, indeed, staked its claim on this vulnerable part of the Earth, select motoring journalists were given an up-close look at fuel cell vehicle (FCV) Mirai, which took one of the world’s most powerful automakers 20 years to conceptualize, develop and make.
Ford Philippines has revealed the all-new Mustang just weeks after the factory in Flat Rock, Michigan, began delivering units to dealers.
The Maserati-driving businessman accused of punching a traffic enforcer of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will not be getting behind the wheel of any vehicle anytime soon. Acting on a complaint filed by the MMDA, the Land Transportation Office (LTO) has revoked for an indefinite period of time the driver’s license of Joseph Russel […]
When I first saw the original Porsche 911 Targa in the late 1970s I immediately fell in love with the bended rear windshield, aluminum roll bar and the distinctive foldable fabric roof, which one can remove and tuck away for an open top driving experience. Fast forward to this year, last week to be exact, and […]
When Mitsubishi Motors Philippines introduced the ASX (which stands for active sport crossover), the spec sheet looked promising: platform based on the very capable Lancer EX chassis; a narrower track; raised ride height which gave it better all-road, all-weather ability, and the impressive Mivec-equipped 4B11 four-cylinder petrol engine. Initially I tried the five-speed front-wheel-drive manual—which was fun; it had a light but snappy clutch pedal, slightly loose but willing gearshift assembly, strong brakes, and firm, sporty suspension.
DO YOU find your husband or boyfriend sneaking out at 5:30 on Sunday mornings? Does it puzzle you that he preps his car but does not really dress up when he leaves? Does he skip the usual Sunday breakfast? Does he become unreachable around 6 to 9 on these mornings? Before you wage World War […]
This Christmas, motioncars-Inquirer Motoring offers some out-of-this-world gift suggestions for that special gentleman or lady in your life. Whether he’s your father, mother, friend or lover, give that special person something bespoke and unique that any car aficionado is sure to love. Here are some suggestions – Breitling’s New Bentley GMT Light Body B04 […]
PETRON Blaze 100 Euro 4 was the official fuel of the Quezon Drive Tour Caravan held on Nov. 29-30, 2014, and organized by AAP Travel, a fully owned subsidiary of Automobile Association Philippines (AAP).
SYDNEY, Australia — Australian retail giants Target and Kmart said Thursday they will stop selling blockbuster video game “Grand Theft Auto V” over concerns that it encourages violence against women. Target, a popular department store chain, acted after a petition authored by former sex workers, which has so far been signed by more than 40,000 […]