Ardie O. Lopez Archives | Motioncars

Off-road Predators

Few auto manufacturers live up to the taglines they stamp on their ads. In this case, Ford has proven to be one of them.…

The 2020 Toyota Supra

After a 17-year wait, Toyota fans the world over finally got what they've been clamoring for- the return of the legendary Supra! …

Nissan Patrol on a roll

With an impending storm on the day of the Nissan’s Go Anywhere drive, us participants initially wondered why we were plotted to go head-on towards it, from Nissan’s new office in BGC, Taguig to Taal in Batangas.…

A legacy from behind the wheel

  Our Dads have imparted more to us than we realize when it comes to our enthusiasm toward cars, and the way we drive. And typically a sizable chunk of our childhood memories are about being driven…

Redefining the basics: Kia Soluto 1.4 LX AT

There’s an interesting trend that’s going on in the sub-compact sedan segment of late, and it’s about the apparent step-up in the overall packaging of these supposedly “basic” cars. …

MG 6 1.5T Trophy variant; A considerable proposition

After spending the first few days checking out their brand’s latest releases and developments at the Auto Shanghai 2019, and after getting quite an immersion in their tech and innovations, along with their sibling brands’ under their…

MG shines at the Shanghai Motor Show

Nowadays, the question one should be asking about Chinese auto brands isn’t “should I?” but rather “which one?” …

Hyundai Santa Fe: Epitome of smart luxury

The gap between what you may classify as regular cars and those from the premium luxury segment seems to be getting really narrow, as "premium crossovers" proliferate the market.…

MG ZS 1.5L AT Alpha variant: city stunner

I never thought I'd be saying this, but I've been more frequently approached by total strangers who ask about this ride than when I was driving premium luxury cars for review. …

New Suzuki Ertiga: Compact MPV redefined

The Marriott Grand Ballroom was packed to the brim last Jan. 23 with over 600 Suzuki dealers, banking partners, Club Ertiga members, motoring media, and other friends of the Japanese brand in attendance.…