Drives

Isuzu ‘returns fire’ with the D-MAX LS-A

No other island or province in the Philippines puts such a not-so-subtle hint right in its very name. When you say Camiguin, others within earshot would tend to cup their ears and ask, “Did you mean, ’come…

Compact flagship: MG RX5 SUV

MG Philippines has been steadily attracting a following thanks to its bang-for-the-buck lineup and the backing of a well-known distributor in The Covenant Car Company, the folks behind Chevrolet Philippines. The cars’ sleekly modern styling is of…

Maxus maxes it out with the G10

Typically, a newcomer in a room would flash his best angle to make a good impression. Still a relatively unknown brand in the Philippine market, Maxus dispenses with that and goes right up to making all of…

Toyota Alphard: Gold Standard

Photos by Botchi Santos The Toyota Alphard seems to be synonymous with a lot of things. In Hong Kong and Macau, it is associated with gangsters and gamblers. In Japan, according to a Japanese-American friend of mine,…

911, RC-F, or Evora? Have money, will enjoy weekend fun with a supercar

Long weekends and holidays are a big event for many car guys. Since typical weekends are also already hectic, the addition of a third non-working day frees up a lot of time to do other activities. Golfers…

The 2019 Range Rover Velar can still go off-the-beaten-path yet drives like a luxury car

The Range Rover is the luxury SUV line of Land Rover noted for on and off-road performance and impressive design inside and out. Rovers have always been a pleasure to drive and the Range Rover Velar (pronounced…

All-new Honda Brio is small in size, big in sales

The Brio is the smallest car in Honda Cars Philippines' lineup, but the 2019 model is looming big in sales.…

Mazda 6 SkyActiv D 2.2: Soul and heart of a champion

The world craves for Sports Utility Vehicles, particularly crossovers, which makes us wonder if there is still any demand left for traditional 3-box executive sedans.…

Kia Sorento is now a crossover stunner

The Kia Sorento has a 16-year history, longer than many of us thought.…

Experiencing the best of both worlds with Isuzu’s RZ4E engine

If this article about Isuzu's "newest" engine the RZ4E (and I mention the word in quotes because the RZ4E was introduced in the Philippines for more than a year now) comes in a little late, it's just…