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4 ‘sensible’ systems which make Toyotas safe

  FOR Toyota Motor, safety features are just as essential to the car as any other advanced functional technologies. This is why the company is set to roll out its proprietary Toyota Safety Sense (TSS). In addition…

You can bid on this movie star Ford Mustang ‘McQueen’

MECUM Auctions will put the 1968 Ford Mustang GT driven by Steve McQueen in the classic film “Bullitt” for bidding at the Kissimmee, Florida auction scheduled from January 2 to 12, 2020. The event, to feature around…

GT Capital’s auto unit names Toyota Asia Pacific executive as new chairman

THE former executive vice president of Toyota Motor Asia Pacific (TMAP) has been named chairman of GT Capital Auto Dealership Holdings, Inc. (GTCAD), a wholly-owned subsidiary of GT Capital Holdings, Inc. Named to the post is Vicente…

LOOK: An ultra-rare 1951 Ferrari 340 with a body by Vignale

  CLASSIC cars, vintage pre-war cars and modern supercars are all well represented at this year’s Bonhams Quail Lodge Auction in Carmel Valley, California. In case you haven’t heard of Bonhams, it is one of the premier auction…

Audi e-tron is the first full electric to earn 2019 IIHS safety award

THE Audi e-tron midsize luxury SUV is the first pure battery-electric vehicle to earn the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s 2019 “Top Safety Pick+” award, the nonprofit’s highest designation. Audi said the e-tron has a battery pack…

Cebu Auto Show 2019 happens September 13 to 15

THE 12th Cebu Auto Show (CAS) is gearing up for presentations promising guests they will be able to “Experience the Fun and Function” of a topnotch car event. Organized by Worldbex Services International, the CAS this year…

Isuzu clubs take on the brand’s fuel economy challenge

ISUZU Philippines Corp. (IPC) announced it had resumed its Fuel Eco Challenge series, which this time around is aimed at Isuzu car clubs. IPC said the 2019 Isuzu Fuel Eco Challenge Car Club Edition is its way…

WATCH: Honda unveils Acura Type S Concept ahead of Monterey debut

Last year, Honda announced that Acura’s Type S performance model line will be making a comeback after a decade-long break. That statement was followed up a few weeks ago with the company’s release of a teaser image…

Singapore’s GP suites offer new lineup of Michelin Star chefs

MARINA Bay Street Circuit’s hot new lifestyle destination, Twenty3, returns for the Formula 1 Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix 2019 bigger, better and bolder with a new lineup of Michelin-starred chefs, trendy food and drink experiences, a whisky and rum speakeasy, the circuit’s…

Lexus sells 360,045 cars worldwide in H1 2019

TOYOTA Motor luxury division Lexus said its worldwide sales from January to June this year increased 10% compared to the same period in 2018. This represents 360,045 vehicles. Lexus said the tally reflects an increase in demand…