Mazda shattered 20 FIA speed records (subject to FIA homologation) at the ATP test over in Papenburg, Germany. Three of the convention-challenging carmaker’s Mazda6 flagships powered by 175ps Skyactiv-D 2.2-litre clean diesels completed a 24-hour marathon run on the high-speed track on Sunday, with the front car achieving an average speed of 221 kph and […]
To improve its traffic management, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has laid down more defined roles for its traffic constables by categorizing them either as traffic managers or enforcers. During a meeting last Tuesday, MMDA Chair Francis Tolentino said the move was aimed at improving the performance of traffic constables by assigning them specific […]
Motorists going to the Manila area Friday should brace for heavy traffic along Roxas Boulevard ahead of the Jesus Is Lord movement’s 36th anniversary celebration at the Quirino Grandstand in Luneta Park, Manila. According to the Manila Police District traffic enforcement unit’s advisory, the southbound lane of Roxas Boulevard will be closed from Katigbak drive […]
The man suspected of planning the murder of race car driver and motorsports proponent Ferdinand “Enzo” Pastor asked the Department of Justice to dismiss the murder and frustrated murder complaints filed against him for lack of evidence. In his 16-page counter-affidavit, Domingo “Sandy” De Guzman III said he was pinned down based only on a […]
MANILA, Philippines—Starting 11 p.m. Friday up to 5 a.m. the next day, motorists are advised to avoid Osmeña Highway, particularly the 200-meter section between Zobel Roxas and Fahrenheit Streets, and use alternative routes. All of Osmeña’s three northbound lanes and four of the six southbound lanes between these streets will be closed to traffic for […]
MANILA, Philippines– One rider was killed after a motorcycle hit a closed container van on Epifanio de Los Santos Avenue (Edsa) early Friday, the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said. Ernie Fabia of the MMDA metrobase told INQUIRER.net that a motorcycle with three passengers hit a container van along the Edsa northbound in front of the […]
Ford usually has a big presence at the Specialty Equipment Market Association car aftermarket and accessories show, and this year it will focus on one nameplate: Mustang. Within its 1800 square meter booth at the Las Vegas Convention Center will be more than a dozen custom Mustangs. With all-new independent rear suspension and multilink front […]
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 […]
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.