Subaru of America, Inc. announced the debut of the all-new 2018 Subaru Crosstrek at the New York International Auto Show. The all-new Crosstrek is built on the new Subaru Global Platform and offers enhanced performance, safety, capability and comfort. The fun-to-drive Crosstrek combines a bold new design with a new highly capable chassis for versatility in […]
Honda Cars Philippines, Inc. (HCPI), Honda’s automobile business unit, introduces new upgrades for the 2017 All-New Civic RS Turbo with the integration of features that provide utmost convenience for Honda’s highly praised compact sedan. With the positive acceptance of the tenth generation All-New Civic in the market, HCPI strives to continuously innovate to further improve […]
Coming on the heels of a remarkable double-digit growth in February, Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI), the official distributor of Hyundai vehicles in the Philippines, caps the first quarter of 2017 on sustained momentum with its recent foray into car assembly. Here’s the news from Hyundai: In what is considered a strategic response to the […]
Bermaz Auto Philippines, the exclusive distributor of Mazda vehicles and parts in the country, together with Zoomhub, Incorporated, formally opens the first Mazda showroom in the city of Manila. The newly built Mazda Otis dealership is nestled along the famed automotive row in the capital city. Its 389-square meter showroom can display up to […]
Petron Corporation, the country’s leading oil company, has partnered with the Philippine National Police (PNP) in establishing one of the nation’s first interactive road safety parks to provide children and their parents an interesting venue to learn about road safety. Located inside Camp Crame in Quezon City, the PNP-Petron Children’s Road Safety Park is […]
The Philippines is hosting the 30th and 31st ASEAN Summits and related meetings in 2017. Asian Carmakers Corporation (ACC) was recently awarded by the Philippine Government as the official premium mobility partner of the 2017 Association of South East Asian Nation (ASEAN) Summit 2017. As courtesy to the visiting dignitaries, ACC, the official importer […]
Southeast Asia’s potential beckons as global automakers look beyond China’s massive market to extend their sales boom in the region, but executives say they face a struggle to match the explosive Chinese growth.
That “PU” isn’t the start of a crisp expletive. It stands for “public utility,” and it has a lot to do with the sitting president’s directive to modernize the country’s public transport system.
Harley-Davidson of Manila has recently been awarded the Harley-Davidson Asia Emerging Markets (AEM) Dealer of the Year 2016. The distinction was presented during the AEM Dealer Principal Meeting in Bangkok, Thailand. The Dealer of the Year is a nod to excellence across all areas of dealership operations. Dealers are assessed on several factors including business […]
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.
When BMW launched the BMW X5 SAV, BMW’s first properly raised luggage hauler, many a BMW purist cried foul, saying it betrayed the brand’s values and heritage. Yet, BMW had seen the writing on the wall.
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.
The motorcycles are getting hot and heavy out there.
How do you make a race that’s already recognized as one of the best races in the F1 calendar even better? Well, the formula is simple, really: bring in renowned performers to supplement the fantastic on-track racing. 2017 marks the 10th night race to be held in the Lion city. With the drivers […]
This weekend, Isuzu Philippines Corporation (IPC) held its Isuzu Truck Fest showcasing its latest truck line-up at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City, IPC’s truck display bares its core values of dependability, durability and reliability. It is with these same core values that IPC came up with a Jeepney concept which will hopefully replace […]