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Formula E: the future of motorsports

I recently flew to Hong Kong to watch the fifth round of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship as a guest of Audi Philippines.

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Taking the all-new Mazda 3 compact sedan to the next stage

Taking the all-new Mazda 3 compact sedan to the next stage

At the Singapore Auto Show early this year, the Philippine media had a sneak preview of the all-new Mazda 3 sedan.

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Peugeot 5008: joie de vivre of motoring

Peugeot will always have a very special place in my heart. In 2016, Peugeot flew us to the Paris Motor show in France for the launch of the 3008, 5008, and Traveller van, followed by a unique and intensive brand immersion that truly allowed us to see what makes the proud French brand tick, why they design and engineer their cars as such, and why, as an automaker, they seem so foreign to us Filipinos weaned on generations of Japanese, American and Korean cars.

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BMW 320d M Sport: Involving and intoxicating

In a world awash with cross-overs and SUVs, it’s highly refreshing to strap yourself back into a no-nonsense sports sedan. Who better to demonstrate a fine example of the species than BMW, arguably the originators of this segment. The BMW 320d, resplendent in blue, looks awesome for lack of a better, more mature sounding adjective. […]

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Porsche Cayenne V6: unbreakable

Porsche Cayenne V6: unbreakable

If you’ve ever had the opportunity to sit in, and especially drive, a Porsche, you’ll experience the feeling of being inside something solid, stable, and crucially, unbreakable.

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Nissan Terra: being late has its advantages

A few years ago, I had the chance to visit Nissan’s all-new factory worth $360 million in Samut Prakarn, Thailand. We were getting a preview of the all-new Nissan Navara pickup, and Nissan was boasting of not just their new gem, but the facility’s new technology center as well. Then Nissan Pilipinas president Toti Zara […]

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Jose Luis ‘Sel’ Yulo: the life and times of a car guy

Last Sunday, Feb. 17, at around 3:20 p.m., businessman and avid race car driver and businessman Jose Luis Yulo was gunned down in an apparent hit.

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Honda Jazz 1.5 RS Navi: the perfect everyday runabout

Honda Jazz 1.5 RS Navi: the perfect everyday runabout

The Honda Jazz started a revolution back in 2005 when it was launched. And I have a very personal relationship with it.

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Mecha-Godzilla lives!

Mecha-Godzilla lives!

The Nissan R35 GTR and I share a somewhat serendipitous story. I was one of Nissan’s guests at the official media unveiling of the Nissan R35 GTR in October 2007, on the eve of that year’s Tokyo Motor Show.

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New Porsche 911: Improving perfection

It’s a little known fact with family and friends that I love the Porsche 911. Starting from the first water-cooled 996 model up until the present, I’ve driven almost all models on both road and track.

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May 22, 2019

In a few weeks, you will be letting your children off into the streets on their way to school,

May 22, 2019

Mitsubishi Motors Philippines is on a roll lately as the brand just recently celebrated a huge milestone: breaching the

May 15, 2019

There has often been a love-hate relationship with the BMW X5. It came into the market early on, which

May 15, 2019

How often do we find ourselves during our morning school drop offs wishing for a lot more time to

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