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Just about a year and a half ago, Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation (MMPC) broke ground on something that clearly shows their intentions for the country and the world.
There was a walk through history on the way to see the newest, hottest and fastest SUV in the world—and it was a walk that combined past and present, technology and dirt, road and track.
“You kind of took that a little quick, didn’t you?”
A very well-run and completely legal fun run decorated the South Super Highway recently as CATS Motors Philippines and its clients, friends and fellow enthusiasts celebrated 50 years of independent individual passion turned professional.
Frankfurt to car nuts means the Frankfurt Auto Show, which is actually spelled IAA, for Internationale Automobile-Ausstellung.
Tom Matano, the man many call Mr. Miata and one of those credited with bringing the now-iconic little car to the world, has called the Miata Club of the Philippines one of the most actively enthusiastic, if not the most, in the world. And he has pretty much met them all. His message to the […]
You could argue that the GLC is the modern equivalent of the E Class, the Mercedes Benz that is basically just a good, solid performer and an excellent example of the marque’s holistic approach to carmaking.
Stuttgart and June means the International Engine of the Year Awards, and this year marked some things that stayed the same and some things that were very interestingly different.
We are going into the second half of the year, and we have seen big changes in the watch world. Last year saw some significant upheaval, such as when the Hong Kong market lost its strong position in terms of being the biggest and most important market in the world. Remember though that a lot moves through the HK market outwards, so clearly these aren’t just buyers living in the former colony. Also, note that it is in the interests of distributors and retailers to have as many sales as possible attributed to them so that they can get a better allotment of pieces. More boutiques, for example, should mean better access to the special limited editions and such. Anyway, Hong Kong was moving down. The United States was actually moving up. Europe was in general down. The Philippines? Everyone’s baby, a small market that was growing at a very impressive rate. This has its risks though, everyone moves quick money (in terms of financial markets and investments) in but that money can move out and the process can mess with consistency.
When we drove the first MINI Countryman years ago, we were expecting not to like it.