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When ’lodi’ becomes ’lugi’, where na you, DTI?

In my 19 years of covering the motoring beat, I have encountered many disgruntled car buyers, some of whom I am friends with.

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Real-life lessons in eco-driving with the CR-V Diesel

Real-life lessons in eco-driving with the CR-V Diesel

Photos by Tessa R. Salazar How quickly the ambiance changes in the fossil fuels landscape. Just a couple of months ago, the motoring public was sweating buckets over the seemingly runaway fuel price increases for both gasoline and diesel fuels. Then, overnight, world oil prices began to plummet. And they’re still in that downward trajectory […]

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‘K-4’ to shake up PH auto market in 2019

‘K-4’ to shake up PH auto market in 2019

Despite the automotive sales slowdown suffered by almost all stakeholders of the industry this year, here’s one automaker that can hardly wait to get 2019 going on a rip-roaring start.

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Ty, Dr. George, for the gift

THE YOUNG George Ty dreamt of opening a bank that would not only make money but give money away.

I didn’t get the chance to talk to Dr. George SK Ty. I only knew of him through the words and works of those who directly interacted with him.

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21 years from ‘point Baby Benz’ to ‘A-Class’

The son-and-father duo of Auto Nation Group: Francis and Felix Ang

It’s always fascinating to learn about the history of luxury automakers’ smaller, more affordable cars. Take, for example, Mercedes-Benz’s compact car. Would you believe that it took all of 21 years for this German marque to go from the W168, the first-generation of the A-Class, to the sleek, sophisticated, uber high-tech fourth generation A-Class that […]

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When ‘big brother’ doesn’t have your back

There is no such thing as the perfect car, nor the perfect assembly line. Even in this age of “unerring” automation, there’s that one bad apple that manages to slip through.

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Foton Toano: space for 15, or a limousine for 10?

toano limo

If you’re the type of person who loves to bring company along for long trips, vans should be your preferred ride.

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Vios Cup enjoys 400% viewership spike

WINNING BATCH. Vios Cup Season 5 winners of the Super Sporting Class, Sporting Class, Promotional Class and Celebrity Class

Toyota Motor Philippines put all speculations to rest when its president, Satoru Suzuki, announced in no uncertain terms the continuation of its motorsports program during the culmination night of the 5th season of the Vios Cup held Nov. 15.

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What I’d rather ride come Christmas ‘carmageddon’

Toyota’s i-Road

If you ask many car enthusiasts what their dream cars are, they would most likely mouth off the names and specs of the flashiest, fastest, the strongest, most bad-ass cars, trucks or SUVs ever made.

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TMP goes beyond the roar of cars

The Philippine Paralympic Committee receives P1 million.

If only this paper could generate the sound of a symphony orchestra, then you wouldn’t need to read this article.

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Jan 23, 2019

We can't stress enough how vital it is to teach the younger generation to become disciplined road users.

Jan 23, 2019

In my 19 years of covering the motoring beat, I have encountered many disgruntled car buyers, some of whom

Jan 23, 2019

Audi is an automotive company truly driven by technology. It pioneered the first serial production performance all-wheel drive for

Jan 16, 2019

For a lot of people, there’ll be a new car this year, more than we’d like to realize and

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