Motorists traveling to Parañaque City should brace themselves for heavy traffic as the 45-day repair and rehabilitation of the Sucat Interchange Bridge starts this weekend. The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) on Tuesday said it would be closing the eastbound lane of the bridge starting Saturday until Sept. 15. In a letter to [...]
The gun-wielding motorist in the infamous EDSA ‘road rage’ video was supposedly identified yesterday. Yet a lawyer claims that the police and the complaining taxi driver identified the wrong man. Shortly after the police filed a case against Karlvin Earnest Ang—identified by taxi driver Glen Remetio as the Mercedes Benz driver who pointed a gun [...]
After the murder case of Ferdinand “Enzo” Pastor was mentioned by President Benigno Aquino III in his State of the Nation Address (Sona) on Monday, police have become extra careful in divulging leads on the case. The President assured that justice for Pastor is already underway, noting that authorities are “currently following a strong lead” in the [...]
An armored personnel carrier triggered alarm among motorists as it traveled along Epifanio delos Santos Avenue Wednesday morning. Amid reports of a plot to overthrow President Benigno Aquino III, the sight was enough to cause consternation, especially among those who remembered coup attempts in the previous administration of Corazon Aquino. But the military was quick [...]
The Philippine National Police have identified the Mercedes-Benz driver who threatened a taxi driver with a gun during a traffic altercation along Epifanio Delos Santos Avenue (Edsa). The incident was caught on video. Media reports said that cab driver Glen Remetio pointed to the photo of Karlvin Ang as the gun-wielding man with whom he had a heated argument on the Edsa-Santolan flyover over [...]
In January this year, Inquirer Motoring asked auto industry heads what Pinoys will be buying this year. Their answers reveal the buyer’s mindset that hinges on price, versatility and utility.
Want to hear what the new Dodge Hellcat engine sounds like? You can now download it as a mobile ringtone. Dodge recently introduced the first factory supercharged Hemi engine, dubbed Hellcat. The 707 hp 6.2-liter engine is the most powerful V8 in Chrysler history. It powers the new Challenger SRT. Enthusiasts can also [...]
The driver of a Mercedes-Benz M-Class SUV caught on camera in a “road rage” incident versus a taxi cab driver on EDSA has been urged to come forward by a police official. The man, caught on video pointing a gun at a taxi driver on Edsa-Santolan last Friday, was invited to come forward to air [...]
It’s been two days since President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III delivered his fifth State of the Nation Address (Sona). So, while political and socioeconomic pundits (and yes, even the fashion police) attempt to thresh out the blow-by-blow minutes of the address and the sideshows flavoring it, Inquirer Motoring lets out its own Soma, or state of motoring affairs.
Choosing small no longer means having to tolerate a dismal drive. Ford was not content to plant just any wheezy engine and lazy four-speed in the Fiesta hatchback. It’s instead equipped with Ford’s most advanced technology, lending new meaning to a premium feel within a tiny footprint. Here’s how it stands out from the hatchback crowd:
The Volkswagen Group (Volkswagen, Audi, Bentley and Lamborghini) aims to become the world’s largest automaker and is targeting global sales of 10 million vehicles a year by 2018. Of these 10 million, 800,000 will bear the Volkswagen badge, according to a report in The International New York Times.
The third-generation Nissan X-Trail that selected Asia-Pacific motoring journalists test drove in Kyushu, Japan, last month not only looks very different from the outgoing model, it also has a raft of new, advanced technological features that Nissan Motor Co. claims are the first in the world.
Could it be just a one-time thing, this record-setting growth spurt?
The Hungaroring has been on the F1 calendar since 1996. The 4.38-km circuit is christened “the dustbowl” by fans, due to its amphitheater configuration and because it gets used only once a year. It has the reputation of being the slowest permanent racetrack on the F1 calendar. Qualifying saw Nico Rosberg stand on P1, [...]
Actor Chris Pratt – star of the soon-to-be-released movie “Guardians of the Galaxy” – will serve as honorary pace car driver in a 2014 red and silver Chevrolet SS pace car for John Wayne Walding 400 on Sunday, July 27 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. “It’s a dream come true to drive the pace car [...]