MOSCOW — The driver of a snowplough involved in a deadly accident at a Moscow airport that killed Total CEO Christophe de Margerie was drunk, Russian investigators said Tuesday. “It has been established that the driver of the snowplough was in a drunk state,” the investigating unit said in a statement. It added that a […]
MANILA, Philippines — A pair of public utility buses has again figured in a serious road accident. At least 10 persons were hurt after a passenger bus rammed into a post of the flyover on the southbound section of Epifanio delos Santos Avenue (Edsa) in Ortigas, Mandaluyong City Wednesday morning. Ten passengers of Nova Auto […]
Developments in engine technology have led to increasing demand for fully synthetic motor oils that deliver higher levels of engine protection, improved engine life and better fuel economy.
You have probably seen this facility if your regularly drive through Bicutan along the South Luzon Expressway. It’s a large white building, at the front of which is an actual road course. Cars or motorbikes would be driving on the course, at a safe pace. This is the Honda Safety Driving Center (HSDC), founded on the premise that an educated, well-prepared driver is the best safety feature any car or motorcycle could have.
Chevrolet Philippines-The Covenant Car Co. Inc. (TCCCI) rocked the SM Mall of Asia for the fifth time in a row as thousands of Chevy enthusiasts flocked to the 2014 Chevrolet Motorama event last Oct. 9 to 12.
Back in 1985, nothing was cooler than owning a pickup truck, especially the black Toyota SR5 4×4 that Marty McFly deeply coveted in the beloved film classic “Back to the Future.” It was the one ride that the character, portrayed by actor Michael J. Fox, dreamt of bringing to a lake someday with only a couple of sleeping bags while gazing at the stars with his girlfriend Jennifer.
Hyundai Asia Resources Inc. (HARI), the official distributor of Hyundai vehicles in the Philippines, sold 2,017 units in September, reflecting a 34 percent year-on-year growth. Year to date, sales reached a total of 17,693 units, marking a 9-percent growth versus year-ago levels.
MOSCOW — The CEO of French oil company Total, Christophe de Margerie has died after a private jet crashed at a Moscow airport, Russian media reported Tuesday citing aviation and law enforcement sources. “There was one passenger registered on the plane, French citizen Christophe de Margerie. The three crew members were also French citizens. They […]
Another Indian brand is about to expand its presence in the Philippines. Mahindra & Mahindra, a leading manufacturer in its home country, has signed an agreement with the Alvarez automotive group. This paves the way for expansion of the brand into the local market. The Alvarez group also distributes BMW, Kia, and Peugeot. This year […]
Nine thousand moving parts. Nine hundred total kilometers traveled. One hundred school kids. Forty hours of total travel time. Fourteen office volunteers. Five personal computers donated. Four tattoos from a 96-year-old tribeswoman. Three awesome pickups. One breathtaking province.
Mazda Philippines recently celebrated its best-ever quarter with unprecedented sales figures since Berjaya Automotive took over the reins of Mazda in the country. With amazing vehicles such as the Mazda 6 executive sedan, the CX-5 compact SUV, and now the B-segment buster Mazda 3, it’s hard not to see why Mazda is now finally a mainstream contender for our pockets and garage spaces.
Mitsubishi’s ASX had just been soldiering on for the last few years until recently, when it finally received some useful updates. The aging but reliable ASX, or Active Smart Crossover, compact utility vehicle has been modernized.
HSDC’s riding instructors imparted some concrete tips on how to ride more safely. The most important ones are:
As a center of education, fashion and design, Paris is never short of beautiful people. That was readily apparent during the Paris Motor Show. As the event coincided with Paris Fashion Week, runways, cafes and streets were filled with men and women who seemingly stepped straight out of a magazine cover shoot. The stands at […]
The glare of thousands of lights are reflected on the gleaming metal and carbon fiber at the stands of the Paris Motor Show as Europe’s carmakers hope that sales in the continent this year will finally increase, even with some indications that they may remain nearly flat.