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In the 1990s, both the wife and I shared one automotive aspiration: the BMW 5-Series, or 5er, as the Germans would call this.
As gas prices continue to soar (no doubt due to soaring inflation, rising forex rates, and increased mobility/movement caused by the incoming ‘ber months), we are all trying to find ways to eke out every single bit of fuel efficiency from our cars, and thus stretching any savings we can get.
I’ve always had a soft-spot for the Ford Expedition. Back in 1997, as a freshman in college, our family bought a grey-market toreador red Ford Expedition in Eddie Bauer V8 trim with the bigger 5.4-liter engine that just blew away the smaller-engined 4.6-liter V8s.
People movers come in many different shapes and sizes: SUVs, pickups, MPVs. They also have varying underpinnings and engines: body-on-frame, unibody crossovers, gasoline and diesel powerplants.
Despite 2018 being a very challenging year, Honda Cars Philippines shared a ray of hope for the industry: its SUV sales (BR-V, HR-V and CR-V) are up 9 percent in the same period compared to 2017.
With the automotive industry experiencing a slowdown in 2018, the entire industry is pushing forward to help continue the momentum in growth it has enjoyed in the last several years.
Currently, the mid-size PPV (pickup platform vehicle) 7-seat SUV segment is dominated by Japanese brands (Toyota, Mitsubishi, Isuzu, and soon Nissan with the Navara-based Terra), followed by the Thai-American hybrids from Ford (Everest) and Chevrolet (Trailblazer, which shares its basic architecture with the Isuzu MU-X).
TAICHUNG, Taiwan—Subaru, together with Motor Images Enterprises Inc., part of the Tan Chong International Limited Group and led by Glenn Tan, managing director, unveiled the latest Subaru Forester ES1 model to the Asean region motoring journalists.
With the onset of more monsoon rains, flash floods have become a real threat to motorists.
Last Thursday, August 2, President Rodrigo Roa Duterte led the ceremonial destruction of seized used luxury vehicles in Port Irene in Cagayan Province up north.