Asian Carmakers Corporation, the official importer and distributor of BMW vehicles in the Philippines, has launched the 4 Series Gran Coupé. The first four-door coupé in the premium midsize segment, the BMW 4 Series Gran Coupé combines the sleek look of a sport coupe with the functionality provided by four doors. It is the latest [...]
Pilipinas Taj Autogroup Inc., the official and exclusive distributor of Tata vehicles in the Philippines, has launched the much-awaited diesel variants of Tata Manza sedan and Tata Vista hatchback. Powered with the efficient and refined Quadrajet Diesel engine, both models are designed to achieve high fuel mileage, exceptional passenger comfort and a stress-free ownership experience. [...]
Following the announcement of a P1-million reward for leads in the murder of racing driver Ferdinand “Enzo” Pastor, the parents of the slain sportsman are hopeful that people responsible for the June 13 murder would soon be unmasked, noting that investigators are now pursuing strong leads. Enzo’s father Tom Pastor said in an interview, [...]
An altercation between the drivers of two vehicles, a Mercedes-Benz SUV and a taxi along Epifanio delos Santos Avenue (Edsa) was caught on video. The clip immediately went viral on social media. In the two-minute video shared on Youtube by cisconix, a passenger of a bus that was driving nearby, the driver of the [...]
The centennial celebration gathering of the Iglesia ni Cristo is expected to bring traffic to a virtual standstill Sunday, as an estimated three million followers are expected to troop to the church’s Philippine Arena in Bocaue town, Bulacan province. Traffic was already building up on MacArthur Highway, Valenzuela City, as early as 7 a.m. [...]
Start planning those road trips: Malacañang on Wednesday released the list of official holidays for 2015 based on Proclamation No. 831. Students and people planning to take vacations should note that the list includes 18 holidays and 10 long weekends. Proclamation No. 831, which was approved on July 17, listed down the following regular and [...]
Honda may have established itself in the automotive industry with an aggressive approach to vehicle design, engineering, and tuning, but its No. 1 priority, as reinforced by its latest model releases, is still customer safety.
Automobile Central Enterprise, Inc., (ACEI), the official importer and distributor of Volkswagen cars in the country, has announced a special offer for the Polo Sedan, Jetta, Touran, Tiguan, Touareg, and the Beetle. With this limited offer, customers can enjoy low downpayments and low monthly amortization with 0% interest for up to 24 months. You [...]
The all-new 2016 Mazda2 was today unveiled in Japan by Mazda Motor Corporation. Mazda’s sub-compact entry, known as the Demio in Japan, receives its first complete redesign since its global third-generation launch seven years ago. Based on the HAZUMI concept, which debuted at the Geneva Auto Show in March, this all-new fourth-generation vehicle is outfitted with [...]
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.
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 [...]
More sideways action exploded at the Mega Tent grounds in Libis, Quezon City, for the second leg of the Hyundai Lateral Drift Championship recently, with newbies Jowil Lazaga and Adrian Jonsay, both of Team GMW, stealing the show.