Ruben Manahan

Ruben Manahan

ruben.manahan@carmudi.com.ph

Started his journalism stint as cub reporter for a local daily, Fort has been a news junkie ever since he started his career. He has covered for various sections of the newspaper ranging from politics to lifestyle, but his heart now belongs to motoring. Read Less

Modified vehicle number coding to be implemented in Metro Manila

The Unified Vehicular Volume Reduction Program (UVVRP or more commonly known as number coding scheme) will soon be implemented — but with modifications. Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMD

Nov 29, 2021
Mazda, Shell partner to push for carbon neutrality in PH

Mazda Philippines and Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation (PSPC) have created a collaboration targeted to offset carbon emissions. In a statement, the PSPC said that the Voluntary Carbon Offset pro

Nov 29, 2021
Cleanfuel opens 4th station in Pangasinan with Urdaneta inauguration

Independent oil player Cleanfuel over the weekend officially opened its newest facility in Pangasinan, which is the fourth pump station in the province. The newly inaugurated Cleanfuel Urdaneta cover

Nov 29, 2021
Volkswagen PH upgrades T-Cross SE

Volkswagen Philippines (VWPH) announced that it has fitted notable upgrades on the latest iteration of the T-Cross. In a statement, the Ayala-backed distributor of the German marque said that the 202

Nov 29, 2021
More NLEX toll gates to get license plate recognition, RFID early detection capability by next month

In its bid to improve customer experience, the NLEX Corporation announced that it will be putting additional automatic license plate recognition (ALPR) and RFID early detection features in more NLEX-S

Nov 29, 2021
Filipino places 16th overall in FIM CEV Moto2

McKinley Kyle Paz, the Philippines’ first racer in the FIM CEV European Championship Moto2 Category, finished his debut this year by placing 16th overall. With the support given by Yamaha Motor Phili

Nov 29, 2021
Goodyear PH introduces Assurance MaxGuard SUV tire

Goodyear Philippines announced that sport utility vehicle (SUV) owners may now take advantage of the benefits that the new Assurance MaxGuard SUV tires can give. Customized for the Asia-Pacific marke

Nov 26, 2021
Diesel-fed Ford F-150 now available for PH market

The local arm of the Blue Oval brand has officially introduced the diesel-powered version of the Ford F-150. Now available in all Ford dealerships nationwide, the all-new F-150 Lariat Diesel 4x4 wear

Nov 26, 2021
Toyota is first automaker to receive Philippine Quality Award

Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) has just received the 2019 Philippine Quality Award (PQA) for Performance Excellence. The recognition came after the company reached the PQA Level 4, the highest level

Nov 26, 2021
Include PH bike lanes in Google Maps, DOTr requests

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has asked tech giant Google to incorporate the bicycle lane routes in its navigational app Google Maps. Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade said that the ag

Nov 26, 2021
Shell and PayMaya partner for ‘Gas Up and Win' promo

Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation (PSPC) announced that it is set to give as much as one year’s worth of fuel for free in its latest promo in partnership with PayMaya. With the recently launched

Nov 26, 2021
Truck got swag: Isuzu D-Max 4x4 LSE

Isuzu Philippines Corporation (IPC) escalated the war in the local pickup truck segment when it introduced the all-new D-Max back in the initial quarter of 2021 — the company’s first full upgrade in a

Nov 25, 2021
Cleanfuel, Smart team up to provide affordable connectivity solutions

Independent oil player Cleanfuel has announced its partnership with Philippines’ mobile service provider Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) that will make connectivity devices more accessible and affo

Nov 25, 2021
Ford officially reveals next-gen Ranger

The Blue Oval marque has finally revealed the latest version of the Ford Ranger following an announcement made earlier this month. In a statement, Ford said that the next-generation Ranger — dubbed a

Nov 25, 2021
All-new Isuzu D-Max makes it to podium of 2021 Rallycross Series

The all-new Isuzu D-Max proved its durability by remaining unscathed after participating in Rounds 5 and 6 of the 2021 Philippine Rallycross Series (PHRX). Isuzu Philippines Corporation (IPC) said th

Nov 24, 2021
Hino 300 Series trucks get upgrades

Hino Motors Philippines (HMP) announced that the 300 Series — which was introduced early this year — has been fitted with several upgrades to make truck driving more comfortable. In a statement, the

Nov 24, 2021
Honda Cars PH eyes to maintain segment dominance with all-new Civic

Honda Cars Philippines, Inc. (HCPI) is eyeing to retain its superiority in the C-segment with the recently launched version of the Civic. HCPI Sales Division Head Atty. Louie Soriano revealed that cu

Nov 24, 2021
Honda opens flagship moto store in Baguio City

Honda Philippines, Inc. (HPI) announced the opening of its flagship store in Baguio City that would also serve as a hub for riders and big bike enthusiasts in the country’s summer capital. The premie

Nov 24, 2021
2022 Audi Q5 now available in PH

Audi Philippines announced that the 2022 Audi Q5 crossover is now available locally, and boasts a more athletic design and upgraded technology. Offered in two trims namely the S Line TFSI (gasoline)

Nov 23, 2021
The 'best Honda Civic ever' is now in the country

Honda Cars Philippines Inc. (HCPI) has formally announced the arrival of the all-new Civic in the market. The local introduction of the latest generation model — touted as the ‘best-Civic ever’ — was

Nov 23, 2021

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