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Porsche Panamera: Beauty way more than skin deep

The Panamera 4S
showed its nimbleness
in the mountains.

You can learn a lot about a car company by spending time where it grew. If you hang around Stuttgart, Germany, for example, you will be able to experience the wonderfully winding roads and byways that bring you to, in, and around that area.

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Veloster’s luster

Up front, exterior updates of
theHyundai Volester are
chrome trim around the
grille, new headlamps, new
fog lamps and new 18-inch
alloy wheel designs.

Throughout the automotive industry’s history, the creative minds of car manufacturers have brainstormed for exterior designs that are daringly different and would make their products stand out on the road.

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MINI Countryman UK launch

Sporty driving on Buckinghamshire’s open roads

MINI has finally taken the wraps off its second-generation MINI Countryman small crossover sport utility-vehicle in answer to the growing demand for these small, all-around premium vehicles worldwide.

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Chevrolet refines the brawny Trailblazer

A new aerodynamic headlamp design, LED daytime running lights and 18-inch gunmetal wheels.

Among the midsize pickup-based sport utility vehicles vying for market share in the Philippines, the Chevrolet Trailblazer is the widest and tallest in its class aside from having the strongest engine.

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Peugeot 308 SW: practical Parisian

Looking genetically handsome, and has good proportions

If the Philippines had been colonized by a progressive European nation longer, if we were a few hundred kilometers higher up the northern hemisphere, or if we weren’t plagued by incessant rains, station wagons and estates would be the norm instead of tall-riding SUVs and pickups.

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Toyota 86: five years hence

WHAT’S NEW? LED head and tail lights, plus front and rear bumpers signals.

January 2017 sees the Toyota 86 (and its Subaru BRZ twin) celebrating five years, and still going strong.

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Godzilla plays well with others

nissan-gt-r

It is hard to think of a modern car with a more fearsome history than the Nissan GT-R. It is spoken of with respect and more than a bit of panic. This is a car that has in some forms been nicknamed Godzilla. Racing instructors often refuse to ride in them with overly-enthusiastic track-day drivers […]

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Hyundai’s wild child: the Veloster Turbo

The Veloster represents the best of Hyundai: value for money, even in the performance car segment.

It’s fast, it’s fun, and it’s surprisingly practical. Best of all, it’s finally here!

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Jaguar F-Type R: angry cat

Looking taut, aggressive, and agile, the Jaguar F-Type is one sporty and exciting ride.

In terms of new motoring experiences, 2016 is a banner year for me particularly in terms of driving some very exciting cars.

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Lexus’ executive express blends manners and machismo

Revealed at the 2015 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, the GS F midsize luxury performance sedan is Lexus's fourth "F" and the fifth in the GS line.

  Text and photos by Aida Sevilla Mendoza   Revealed at the 2015 North American International Auto Show in Detroit for the 2016 model year, the Lexus GS F is the four-door sedan version of the RS F coupe, but with a stiffer chassis, meaner engine parts, and a few other performance enhancers. A midsize […]

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Feb 15, 2017

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

Feb 15, 2017

To those who follow this column, you would know that I am a firm believer of foiling or wrapping

Feb 08, 2017

MINI has finally taken the wraps off its second-generation MINI Countryman small crossover sport utility-vehicle in answer to the