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This is no superficial facelift though, as the new Cayenne E-Hybrid is going to be an improvement on the current incarnation.
Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and Mazda Motor Corporation (Mazda) signed an agreement August 4, 2017 to enter a business and capital alliance, with the aim of further strengthening their lasting partnership. Here’s the news from Toyota and Mazda: Specifically, the companies agreed to: 1) establish a joint venture that produces vehicles in the United States, […]
HELSINKI — Swedish car maker Volvo says all its new cars from 2019 will have an electric motor, ending altogether the manufacture of automobiles that have only a combustion engine. Volvo Cars, which describes the decision as “one of the most significant moves by any car maker,” says it will have a range of models, […]
It’s the world’s first compact coupe to incorporate a hybrid power train. It’s the first car to attempt to combine the classical driving thrills of a responsive sports car with the modern notion of environmental motoring responsibility. Car expert Tony Lewin wrote that in this quest, the CR-Z has a powerful emotional ally in Honda’s back catalogue: the diminutive but potent CR-X coupe of the 1980s, a model whose high, glassy tail and low nose the CR-Z consciously emulates.
STATE-RUN Clark Development Corp. (CDC) signed on Tuesday an agreement with the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) for the use of a 160-capacity light hybrid road train. The train, which will be used within the Clark Freeport in Pampanga, is expected to address the transportation needs of an increasing number of employees working for […]
HAS ANYONE been spared the terror of the gridlock in the metropolis—a huge mass of vehicles on a highway or even just a street, heaving and snorting but getting nowhere? It has become a fairly frequent occurrence, foreshadowing the ultimate urban blight: carmageddon. Road traffic, how grievous it has become, is now part of the […]
WITH the Philippine auto industry set to extend its bull run in 2015, automakers have been frantically launching new models to beef up their lineups. The top 5 automakers have been among the busiest, aiming to cement and increase their market share with more attractive models and innovative features. Toyota: Alphard, Prius C, Camry, Hilux […]
Throughout human history, necessity has driven invention and innovation. With public transportation virtually destroyed at the end of World War II, enterprising Filipinos modified the surplus Willys and Ford military jeeps to develop a public transport system. They removed the jeep’s rear, extended the rear seats so the vehicle could take in passengers and added […]
Solar Transport Automotive Resources Corp., (STAR Corp.), the exclusive distributor of BYD vehicles in the Philippines, unveiled the QIN (pronounced as CHIN), BYD’s second-generation Plug-in-Hybrid Sports Saloon, during the Manila International Auto Show at the World Trade Center in Pasay City. Named after the first Emperor of China, who unified the country’s cultures and […]
Aside from the all-new Alphard MPV, Toyota Motor Philippines launched the new Prius C hybrid hatchback. The facelifted Prius C features a “fresher and younger” look courtesy of a new bumper and front fascia. The interior has also been revamped for a more youthful look. Safety has been improved with vehicle stability control and traction […]