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10 ways to squeeze out of traffic

Traffic congestion along Edsa —INQUIRER PHOTO/RICHARD A. REYES

In 1986, when Cory Aquino became President of a newly restored Philippine democracy, there were perhaps more people amassed on Edsa for that historic bloodless revolution than the 1.8 million motor vehicles registered in the country.

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Northern Luzon in a Navara

Crossing a stream in Adams

  Photos by Tessa R. Salazar   Hey, city dwellers, read my pouty lips: If you drive your slick and shiny pickups solely in the city, you’re doing a great disservice to the vehicle.   It’s like you kept a wild animal caged in your living room just to make the poor thing a conversation […]

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Adamant Eve

Eve Joring: A girl in a man’s job

February 14 is customarily a red-letter day for many singles out to share their hearts with that significant other—over an intimate dinner, perhaps, with gentle talk and soft music.

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Stricter enforcement of LTO registration policies gives rise to finger-pointing

With so many new cars sold over the past year, even the registration paperwork seems to have amassed a huge backlog, giving rise to the motoring public’s apprehensions over rulings by the Land Transportation Office (LTO) that years before were either ignored or taken for granted.

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From D-max to ‘D-Makiling’

More than 5 hectares have already been planted by IPC.

When automakers say they’re “paving the way” for more motorized vehicles to roll in, they most likely mean it literally.

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Excise tax blues: Industry insider scorches opportunistic sales gimmicks

Traffic congestion along Edsa —INQUIRER PHOTO/RICHARD A. REYES

The proposed House Bill (HB) No. 4774, the “Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion Act,” is now pending in Congress. Once approved, the bill will be transmitted to the Senate.

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Luxury of January

Celebrity endorser Derek Ramsay drives the Isuzu D-Max X-Series.

Automobile sales in the Philippines in 2016 just shot off the roof, surpassing the landmark 400,000-unit mark.

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Is the Honda BR-V the new family SUV?

The group takes a break somewhere in Aurora.

Embedded in that eye-popping Inquirer Motoring report last week revealing the local auto industry enjoying an all-time-high annual vehicle sales of 417,356 is the undeniable trend that light commercial vehicles (LCVs) have become the preferred ride of choice of a majority of Filipino motorists.

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‘Ironman’ draws flak for another near-fatal crash


Late night of Jan. 13, two friends on board a sedan were on their way down from Baguio via Kennon Road. At 11:55 p.m., just when the sedan reached Camp 7, two speeding motorbikes going up Baguio suddenly appeared, and ate into the sedan’s lane. The car driver, Hendrick Reinier Aromin, swerved right to avoid the oncoming bikes, then crashed into the concrete island of a bridge. Aromin suffered a broken nose, but he was luckier compared to his passenger, Kevin Estal, whose skull was fractured.

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Best vehicles of 2016 ready to slug it out again in 2017

A number of exterior design upgrades modernizes the D-Max look.

New year, new car? If you’re one of those who buy a new ride every new year like it was just one of those resolutions, then you’re in for a car shopping treat. That’s because, apart from the new models car manufacturers have promised to introduce to the Philippine market, the best of the best of 2016 are still around to make your choices that much more difficult.

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Mar 22, 2017

The original R32 GTR was coined “Godzilla” due to its sheer dominance in the Australian Touring Car Series, which

Feb 15, 2017

You can learn a lot about a car company by spending time where it grew. If you hang around