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A love affair with the Toyota Supra

I own a 1995 USDM-spec JZA80 Toyota Supra MKIV and I love it to bits. It’s an original LHD model, with a targa-top and the coveted Getrag 6-speed manual.…

The joys of visiting BMW Welt and Museum

MUNICH—Mention a trip to a museum for any car guy, and they might grimace at the thought of going through seemingly boring stuff long forgotten.…

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.…

Peugeot leads the French revival

Not much has been heard of Peugeot, part of the automotive business portfolio of Gov. Jose CH Alvarez, inrecent months.…

Mazda3 is laying down Mazda’s future

The Mazda 3 sedan and hatchback represent a crucial period in the Hiroshima-based manufacturer’s history.…

KIA Sportage GT Line: Euro X Korean mashup

KIA is on a roll. With the brand's stewardship under the Ayala Automotive Group, prospects have improved massively with the brand. …

BMW X5 xDrive30d X-Line: the BOSS is in the building

Since the RSA-led SMC Asia Car Distributors Inc. started handling the brand, BMW’s fortunes have improved significantly. Thanks to Ramon S. Ang himself being a certified car guy, he knows how to spec his cars perfectly to…

Audi Q5 2.0 TDI vs Lexus RX350 vs Mercedes-Benz GLA200: bench racing on specs!

The compact luxury cross-over market is booming. It’s a better, more versatile choice if you want to enjoy the (almost) go-anywhere ability of a cross-over SUV versus a regular sedan, while still enjoying the excellent build-quality of…

Mitsubishi Strada Palawan Media Eco Drive 2019

Mitsubishi Motors Philippines is on a roll lately as the brand just recently celebrated a huge milestone: breaching the 1 million-unit sales mark in the Philippines.…

Honda HR-V RS Navi 2019: summer feels

There are so many clichés about summer, but they never get old. Summer represents youth, adventure, and excitement. Travel is best done during summer in the company of family and friends. And what better than to take…