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FIA SC in action

A birelArt eKart (electric kart) in the above photo will be driven by former Formula One driver Felipe Massa today to benchmark an official time that local karters will try to beat during the FIA Sport Conference 2018 motor sport demos at the SM MOA concert grounds. The FIA SC, the first to be held in Asia, is hosted by Automobile Association Philippines with the support of the Department of Tourism, BMW Philippines, Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. as official vehicle partner, Petron as official energy partner, and Philippine Airlines. The FIA SC on June 4 to 6 also featured drifting, x cross car, and auto gymkhana demonstrations, all of which were open to the public.

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A mini bus with massive possibilities

My preference for big vans started when my “animal instincts” kicked in sometime in the late 1990s: that is, when I and a small group of friends from the office started rescuing injured and abandoned animals we found helpless on the streets while on our way to or from a weekend trip or outreach mission.

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9 things to know about the 9th gen Chevy Malibu

The Covenant Car Company Inc. (TCCCI) unveiled the all-new 9th generation Chevrolet Malibu top-of-line LTZ variant at the 2018 Manila International Auto Show, and it was quite well-received by the visiting public, judging from the customer inquiries and sales leads generated during the 4-day event last April.

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Audi PH unveils RS 5 Coupé

Audi Philippines showcased the second-generation Audi RS 5 Coupé with an exclusive media launch held at the Butamaru Ramen x Izakaya in Ortigas, Pasig City.

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Jaguar and Land Rover stage experiential tour

All British Cars, the sole and authorized dealer of Jaguar and Land Rover vehicles in the Philippines, held a three-day experiential test drive event showcasing the capabilities of the two iconic British brands under simulated extreme road conditions in a controlled environment.

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BMW 2-Series Gran Tourer: premium corporate downsizing

Maybe it’s because of age, but I have an honest confession to make as a car guy: I love MPVs. They are easy to get in and out of, thanks to the taller-than-a-sedan ride height, which offers a better view of the road ahead, thanks, yet are easier on the knees compared to an SUV. […]

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Nissan PH hosts regional launch of mid-size SUV

CLARK GLOBAL CITY, Pampanga—We’re going up, up, and away. But our feet would still stand firmly on solid ground.

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How to make a German car affordable

Last Friday, during a multi-product launch extravaganza, Volkswagen Philippines astonished almost everyone by introducing a car priced at P686,000.

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Just Harry’ed: the Royal Wedding Cars

The wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle ticked all the boxes of a classic romantic comedy.

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Porsche Macan 2018

The Porsche Macan and I have very fond memories. I was first able to sample the car in early 2015 during an exclusive drive around Baden-Wurttemburg in Germany a few months prior to its Asian release.

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Jun 13, 2018

Over the course of 14 years writing about cars, I have driven a handful of Italian machines. All have

May 16, 2018

Porsche makes the extremely desirable GT3 even more so—by making you work.


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