“Fast & Furious 7″ finished filming this July, as the film prepares for its opening on April 3, 2015. The production posted a heartfelt letter to fans, thanking them for their outpouring of support after the death of star Paul Walker in a car accident in November 2013. Walker’s brothers Caleb and Cody helped fill [...]
Desperate times call for tough measures. To help curb theft and murders committed by motorcycle criminals “riding in tandem,”A proposed ordinance may soon require motorcycle riders in Quezon City to wear not just a helmet but a “safety vest” that displays their license plate number in letters and numbers six inches in size. The ordinance [...]
The Automobile Association Philippines (AAP) welcomed the signing of the Anti-Lemon Bill into law by President Benigno S. Aquino III. AAP president Gus Lagman said that the Lemon Law would protect consumers who buy brand new motor vehicles against unfair trade practices. “From now on, quality standards for new vehicles sold in the country [...]
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:
Kia Motors has launched its newest sensory branding initiative aimed at enhancing customer interaction with the brand—a sonic signature titled “The Rise of Surprise.”
Sales of the all-new D-Max pickup, already totaling 1,998, enabled Isuzu Philippines Corp. (IPC) to achieve an exceptional 11.7-percent growth in the January-June period.
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 [...]
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.
When Toyota unveiled the FJ Concept vehicle at the 2003 North American International Motor Show, almost 20 years after production of the original FJ40 Land Cruiser utility vehicle ended, everyone was shocked that Toyota, such a conservative, stiff and unexciting conglomerate, would commission such a vehicle. In 2006, the FJ Cruiser hit showrooms in the United States and quickly became a favorite.
Volkswagen’s flagship vehicle in the Philippines is the luxury SUV Touareg. As befits the vehicle on the top step, it features power and space aplenty. The driving experience was satisfying during our first drive, and a longer weekend stint confirmed that it has the makings of a proper offroader that doubles as a luxury conveyance for the city. Here are some of the highlights:
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.
Kawasaki Leisure Bikes-Makati officially opened its door to the public last June 6, offering the latest state-of-the-art Kawasaki motorcycle models like the Z1000, ZX14R and ZX10R Ninja sport bikes.
Pilipinas Shell recently announced its partnership with Television Culture Shock Productions to develop the second season of “TEN,” a travel show hosted by Filipino-Canadian host and actor Jason Godfrey, which had its premiere on AXN last year.