Honda Cars Philippines recently launched the all-new Civic Type R at the Manila International Auto Show. Now comes the news that the Civic Type R has set a new benchmark lap time for front-wheel drive cars at the Nürburgring Nordschleife. On 3 April 2017, a development car lapped the world-famous circuit in 7 minutes 43.8 seconds. The […]
What American multinational automaker Ford is doing is pretty straightforward in some respects.
The peer-to-peer sharing model allows owners to determine the rental fee or have the app provide a rate based on supply and demand.
When Nissan Philippines, Inc. (NPI) presented the all-new, fifth generation NV350 Urvan to the media in June 2015, four units of the vehicle were displayed at the venue, showing its many roles—for business (delivery van of a flower shop), as a school bus, as a people carrier (an express shuttle), and for the family.
Last month, Isuzu Philippines Corp. (IPC) went to Isabela to conduct a two-day seminar for their customers, composed of representatives of businesses in the province as well as in the nearby Cagayan province that operate fleets of heavy-duty Isuzu trucks.
The Auto Shanghai 2017 is slowly shaping up to be the biggest and most important trade-style motorshow in the world.
Southeast Asia’s potential beckons as global automakers look beyond China’s massive market to extend their sales boom in the region, but executives say they face a struggle to match the explosive Chinese growth.
That “PU” isn’t the start of a crisp expletive. It stands for “public utility,” and it has a lot to do with the sitting president’s directive to modernize the country’s public transport system.
Harley-Davidson of Manila has recently been awarded the Harley-Davidson Asia Emerging Markets (AEM) Dealer of the Year 2016. The distinction was presented during the AEM Dealer Principal Meeting in Bangkok, Thailand. The Dealer of the Year is a nod to excellence across all areas of dealership operations. Dealers are assessed on several factors including business […]
A trip to Bali or watch a Coldplay concert? That was the dilemma that I faced two weeks ago when I received an invitation from Chevrolet Philippines.
When BMW launched the BMW X5 SAV, BMW’s first properly raised luggage hauler, many a BMW purist cried foul, saying it betrayed the brand’s values and heritage. Yet, BMW had seen the writing on the wall.
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.
The motorcycles are getting hot and heavy out there.
How do you make a race that’s already recognized as one of the best races in the F1 calendar even better? Well, the formula is simple, really: bring in renowned performers to supplement the fantastic on-track racing. 2017 marks the 10th night race to be held in the Lion city. With the drivers […]
This weekend, Isuzu Philippines Corporation (IPC) held its Isuzu Truck Fest showcasing its latest truck line-up at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay City, IPC’s truck display bares its core values of dependability, durability and reliability. It is with these same core values that IPC came up with a Jeepney concept which will hopefully replace […]