A witness in the murder case of car racing champion and motorsports proponent Ferdinand “Enzo” Pastoris now under the custody of the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI). The NBI has taken into custody the leader of a gun-for-hire syndicate, Alvin Nidua, who was allegedly first tapped by businessman Domingo “Sandy” de Guzman III to kill […]
CEBU CITY, Philippines—Marjorita Cangmaong would feel that whiff of cold air every time she rode the truck given to her by the city government. “Please don’t scare me,” she would plead to what she believed were spirits inside the Toyota Hilux pickup truck as she narrated the hair-raising moment. Cangmaong, chair of the mountain village […]
MANILA, Philippines—With roads near the airport expected to be congested this All Saints’ Day weekend, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has provided alternate routes and opened a zipper lane for motorists going to the airports. MMDA Chair Francis Tolentino said the agency expects heavy traffic along roads near the airports starting today until Sunday […]
A tourist bus struck and killed a Filipino employee at City Hall while she was crossing a pedestrian lane at the Civic Center Plaza on October 23. Priscilla “Precy” Moreto, 67, became the latest victim of pedestrian traffic accident in San Francisco at around 11 a.m. She was killed in a cross walk in front of […]
MANILA, Philippines–“My family is shaken by the brazenness of these men,” Inquirer publisher Raul Pangalangan said, shaking his head. Those men, apparently armed bodyguards for a government official, gave his family—wife Elizabeth, son Miguel Enrico, 21, daughter-in-law Trizha O. Pangalangan and two granddaughters age 6 and 5 and their two nannies—a shock in a road […]
All they have are pendants with just a bit of ash, no grandchildren in their custody and nowhere to go on Nov. 1. This is how the family of slain racing champion Enzo Pastor described their sentiments, days before the annual commemoration of the dead on All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day this weekend. […]
With the short holiday break coming up, many of us will do the annual sojourn to the cemetery. For others, this means an out-of-town trip to visit the dearly departed brethren entombed in the provinces.
Volvo Philippines introduces its latest addition to its premium sports sedan lineup, the Volvo S60 D4 Advantage model.
Without a doubt, the Philippine motoring public is now on a buying spree, with sales of new vehicles expected to exceed the 300,000 mark next year.
It seems that each and every time I drive a Volkswagen, I slowly but surely warm up to it.
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.
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.
Family ties are particularly important to Filipinos, which is why “undas” or the commemoration of All Souls Day is one of the most important holidays of the year. Usually, families travel home to their hometowns or go to the memorial parks to spend the day in remembrance of our dearly departed. With so many vehicles […]
Honda Repsol MotoGP rider Marc Marquez took home the 2014 Malaysian MotoGP trophy last Sunday, in effect bagging MotoGP’s 63rd constructor’s championship and extending Honda’s record win across all classes with Marquez’s championship in the Malaysian MotoGP. But even before the Malaysian leg, Marquez already took the world champion title in Japan two weeks ago.
Volkswagen’s Think Blue campaign offers practical tips for achieving optimum fuel mileage, not just in a VW car.