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The grandly named North American International Auto Show is probably better known to most as the Detroit Motor Show, but there’s no doubting the fact it’s one of the biggest events in the global automotive industry calendar. As well as being a massive showcase for the American market, it’s also used a platform for manufacturers […]
Hyundai’s passenger car (PC) segment scored a 22 percent year-on-year growth, according to the February 2017 sales report of Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI), the authorized importer and distributor of Hyundai vehicles in the Philippines.
Bentley Motors delivered 11,023 cars in 2016, a record high and the company’s fourth consecutive year above 10,000 cars. This represents a nine per cent growth on the performance of 2015 (10,100 cars).
As a most pleasant coup, the Peugeot 3008 won the 2017 European Car of the Year Award. This has led to some favorable problems as Peugeot is suddenly a victim of its own success, struggling to produce enough units of the admittedly highly impressive 3008 SUV from its Sochaux-Montbeliard factory, the second most technologically advanced factory in Europe, second only to the Airbus factory in Toulouse.
After reporting a record-setting 27.8 percent year-on-year sales growth in January 2017, the Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the Philippines, Inc. (CAMPI) and Truck Manufacturers Association (TMA) posted 7.5 percent growth in February 2017 compared to the same month last year.
The Department of Transportation (DOTr) and partner agencies are gathering Filipino developers, IT and digital media talents, and road safety enthusiasts in a national Road Safety Idea Hack, which also features workshops using traffic and road safety data sets at the Crowne Plaza, Ortigas Avenue, Quezon City on March 13 and 18.
Honda Philippines, Inc. (HPI) celebrated the best of Honda Gen-S in the biggest gathering of scooter riders.
Much of the news on the auto industry has focused on the consumer category, namely, passenger cars and light trucks such as pickups and SUVs. That’s with good reason, as consumer-grade vehicles continue to be in strong demand. Then there’s the other side of the wheel: the vans and trucks meant for serious hauling. These […]
With the revolutionary Fleet Management System, Scania enables operators to take control of their fleet. Scania Fleet Management is a set of services that connects the vehicles to one’s office. The service helps identify and use the key details needed such as vehicle data, fuel consumption, fleet position and driver performance (coasting, heavy braking, speeding […]
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 […]