Fuel Autotek Philippines, also known as Fuel Autotek Sales Inc., officially announced its entry into the Philippine tire market at the Manila International Auto Show (MIAS), held at the World trade Center. The company has commenced its business in the Philippines with the distribution and importation of tire products from its two main brands, MOMO […]
Aug. 18, 2010 – Sablan, Benguet: 42 dead A La Union-bound Eso-Nice bus plunged into a 45-meter ravine in Sablan, Benguet, killing 42 of its 50 passengers. The crashes led then Department of Transportation and Communications to investigate the “kabit” system, an illegal arrangement where a bus company allows other bus owners to operate using […]
BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya – A 3-year-old girl had been sitting quietly in a hospital bed for about 30 hours with a fractured arm, one of the 44 survivors of the horrific bus crash on a mountain road in Nueva Ecija this week. The staff at Veterans Regional Hospital (VRH) in Bayombong had no way to […]
Traffic was heavy on the South Luzon Expressway (SLEx) for several hours on Wednesday morning after a fire in Muntinlupa City caused a transmission tower beside the toll road to collapse. The blaze which started at 8:48 a.m. broke out in a 400-square-meter residential compound occupied by around 80 families near the northbound Alabang exit […]
At least 32 people were killed when their bus plunged into a ravine in Carranglan, Nueva Ecija province, on Tuesday in one of the country’s deadliest road crashes in recent years, police said. Initial reports said the driver failed to stop the bus because of malfunctioning brakes, but investigators later saw that one of its […]
A trip to Bali or watch a Coldplay concert? That was the dilemma that I faced two weeks ago when I received an invitation from Chevrolet Philippines.
As the original Fiat 500 celebrates its 60th anniversary, it’s time for a look back at the cars that took the automobile industry from expensive curiosity to mainstream relevance. Some cars have been more innovative, some more popular, and many have been better looking, but when it comes to bringing mobility to the people and […]
The annual Manila International Auto Show (MIAS) opened Thursday at the combined venues of World Trade Center Metro Manila and the Philippine Trade Training Center, with an unbelievable display of the latest automotive innovations and various exciting event highlights.
This year, the Manila International Auto Show (MIAS) goes into high gear as it roars off with its biggest ever exhibition space dedicated to cars, motorbikes and the aftermarket industry. MIAS will be on March 30-April 2 at the World Trade Center and Philippine Trade Training Center, Pasay City. As the Philippine auto industry kicks […]
As a most pleasant coup, the Peugeot 3008 won the 2017 European Car of the Year Award. This has led to some favorable problems as Peugeot is suddenly a victim of its own success, struggling to produce enough units of the admittedly highly impressive 3008 SUV from its Sochaux-Montbeliard factory, the second most technologically advanced factory in Europe, second only to the Airbus factory in Toulouse.
Photos by Tessa R. Salazar Hey, city dwellers, read my pouty lips: If you drive your slick and shiny pickups solely in the city, you’re doing a great disservice to the vehicle. It’s like you kept a wild animal caged in your living room just to make the poor thing a conversation […]
You can learn a lot about a car company by spending time where it grew. If you hang around Stuttgart, Germany, for example, you will be able to experience the wonderfully winding roads and byways that bring you to, in, and around that area.
Volkswagen Philippines and Grand Canyon Multi-Holdings, Inc. launched recently the Iloilo dealership at the upper ground level of SM Iloilo along Benigno Aquino Sr. Avenue. Volkswagen Iloilo is the result of a partnership between Volkswagen Philippines and GCMI, a successful automotive and car parts dealer established in 2005 which now has seven other dealerships in […]
The all mighty Porsche 919 Hybrid, kicked off its defense of its title in the 2017 World Endurance Championships (WEC) in Silverstone this past Easter. By having a different strategy to its main competitor, Toyota Gazoo Racing, Porsche DMG MORI came into the race weekend knowing full well that they could be at a […]
Chevrolet Philippines–The Covenant Car Company Incorporated, the exclusive importer and distributor of Chevrolet automobiles and parts in the Philippines, will launch the all-new Chevrolet Spark at the 2017 Manila International Auto Show to be held from March 30 to April 2, 2017 at the World Trade Center. Here are 10 things to love about the […]