After police took into custody Pasay policeman PO2 Edgar Angel as the suspected gunman in the Ferdinand ‘Enzo’ Pastor murder, Justice Secretary Leila De Lima on Wednesday confirmed that like the police, the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) is pursuing “love triangle” as the possible motive. Pastor, a race car driver and motorsports proponent, was [...]
Stockholm, Sweden-Volvo has launched the all-new XC90 SUV, billed as the world’s most powerful and cleanest-running SUV. The XC90 features all-wheel drive and seven seats. The car will boast of 400 hp and a robust 640 Nm from a 2.0-liter four-cylinder supercharged engine. For the hybrid model, dubbed ‘Twin Engine’ with a ‘T8′ badge, electric [...]
Quezon City police have arrested a suspect in the shooting and killing of race car driver and motorsports proponent Ferdinand ‘Enzo’ Pastor, according to news reports. The suspect, an active officer of the Pasay City police, is PO2 Edgar Angel. He has undergone interrogation by the police and has reportedly pointed to the mastermind of [...]
Don’t be taken in by appearances. There may not have been lavish song-and-dance numbers, flashy celebrities, nor scene-stealing VIPs and blinding fireworks. But with simple gestures and sincere words, the brilliance of the day’s event all happened in the heart.
Wine aficionado and hotelier Manny Osmeña is cooking up something that deserves a toast.
The Chevrolet Sonic is one of the more distinctive subcompacts in the market.
Hyundai Motor has unveiled first images of the New Generation i20, ahead of its world debut at the 2014 Paris Motor Show. With the launch of its latest model, Hyundai Motor is continuing its successful presence in Europe’s B-segment, highlighted by almost one million sales since 2002. The popularity of the original i20 has made [...]
As incidents of motorycle thefts rise, one particular type of motorcyle is safe—so far—from the scheming eyes of bike thieves: the expensive big bike. Big bikes are motorcycles with engine displacements of 400 cc and above. An ordinary motorcycle usually has a displacement of 100 cc. Despite being more expensive, big bikes are often [...]
The leader of the country’s number one car theft group has been arrested by police. The “car theft king” was arrested along with four cohorts in a three-day operation that capped a yearlong effort by the Quezon City police to neutralize the carnap gang. Quezon City Police District director Chief Supt. Richard Albano, in [...]
Small car fans, rejoice. Honda has taken the wraps off an A-segment vehicle that can perform well in the city and on the highway, with that proper Honda driving feel. With the City and Jazz moving up in size and price, the time is right for Honda to bring in a new hatchback and sedan to serve as its entry-level cars.
Whenever the Nissan Sentra is mentioned, the first thing that comes to mind is a taxicab or a dowdy entry-level compact sedan. All that is changing now that the Sylphy, the Sentra’s presumed successor in the keenly competed C segment, has been launched on the market by Nissan Philippines Inc. (NPI)
While my generation grew up on Toyotas, Mitsubishis, Nissans, Hondas and later, Hyundai, Fords and Kias, on the other side of the world, Volkswagen has ruled for almost half a century now.
The longest track in the current Formula 1 calendar, the Spa–Francorchamps circuit in Belgium, has been always a fan and driver favorite. Spectators from neighboring Germany, France and even the Netherlands have trooped over the border to catch the likes of Ayrton Senna, Michael Schumacher and even Kimi Raikkonen claim multiple wins on the fabled [...]
The start of August has been a busy month for MINI in the country and in the Asean region.
With the launch of the new A3 Sedan in the Philippines last July 25, Audi is entering the world’s largest market segment, the class of compact sedans.