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

Legado Motors finally brings Innova-challenging GN6
Legado Motors finally brings Innova-challenging GN6

Legado Motors Inc. (LMI), the sole distributor for China automotive marque Guangzhou Automobile Corporation (GAC), has launched the seven-seater minivan GN6. Unveiled through its social media platfor

Feb 26, 2021
Pilipinas Shell Fleet Solutions nabs first carbon offset program customer
Pilipinas Shell Fleet Solutions nabs first carbon offset program customer

The premier carbon neural fleet title in the country belongs to Knowles Electronics Philippines after they signed on to be Pilipinas Shell’s first official customer for the launch of the latter's volu

Feb 26, 2021
Cleanfuel covers premier location in South Luzon with Batangas City opening
Cleanfuel covers premier location in South Luzon with Batangas City opening

Consistent with their commitment to provide “Quality for Less” to Filipinos, independent oil firm Cleanfuel has recently covered the premier commerce hub in the south of Luzon with the opening of its

Feb 26, 2021
SMC Autosweep users now at 2.7M and growing
SMC Autosweep users now at 2.7M and growing

Around 2.7 million vehicles are now equipped with Autosweep RFID tags—with the number eyed to increase further. According to San Miguel Corporation (SMC), the figure doubled compared to the number of

Feb 26, 2021
Chevron hailed as among Asia’s best employers for 2020
Chevron hailed as among Asia’s best employers for 2020

Chevron Holdings Inc. (CHI) bagged two employer recognition awards at the 15th Employer Branding Awards., reflecting their praiseworthy practices and workplace culture. The two sets of recognition we

Feb 26, 2021
DPWH: farmers now take advantage of newly-completed Zamboanga Sibugay FMR
DPWH: farmers now take advantage of newly-completed Zamboanga Sibugay FMR

The latest farm-to-market road now benefits residents of Barangay Basalem in Buug, Zamboanga Sibugay. According to Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Region 9 Director Cayamombao Dia, the

Feb 26, 2021
Widening of Iloilo’s Lictinon Bridge now complete
Widening of Iloilo’s Lictinon Bridge now complete

Better inter-municipal connection among Iloilo towns can now be expected as the widening of the Lictinon Bridge has been completed. The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) stated that the

Feb 26, 2021
Pilipinas Shell lights up dark Batangas road
Pilipinas Shell lights up dark Batangas road

Pilipinas Shell lit up the paths—literally and figuratively—with the installation of solar-powered lights at the then-dark stretch of Batangas-Tabangao-Lobo road. A total of 16 solar-powered lights h

Feb 24, 2021
Local Nmax products kick off Yamaha PH's manufacturing facility expansion
Local Nmax products kick off Yamaha PH's manufacturing facility expansion

Could this signal the start of a more affordable Yamaha Nmax155? Yamaha Motor Philippines (YMPH) recently opened the expanded part of their manufacturing facility, which formally marks the local prod

Feb 24, 2021
Zipper lane to be implemented on White Plains Avenue for 35th EDSA People Power Anniversary
Zipper lane to be implemented on White Plains Avenue for 35th EDSA People Power Anniversary

To accommodate EDSA-bound motorists, a zipper lane will be implemented tomorrow (Thursday, February 25) along the eastbound direction of the White Plains Avenue in Quezon City in time for the 35th EDS

Feb 24, 2021
Volkswagen PH highlights 2021 Santana safety
Volkswagen PH highlights 2021 Santana safety

Ayala-supported Volkswagen Philippines has brought the refreshed version of the Santana to the country’s roads. The German brand’s local distributor said that the new subcompact sedan offer would be

Feb 24, 2021
Porsche reveals 7th-gen 911 GT3 and here’s what it's made of
Porsche reveals 7th-gen 911 GT3 and here’s what it's made of

Stuttgart-based sportscar manufacturer Porsche recently revealed the latest iteration of their 911 GT3—the newest offering that enhances the motorsport DNA of the outgoing model The new 911 GT3 is po

Feb 23, 2021
President Duterte defers MGCQ status in PH
President Duterte defers MGCQ status in PH

President Rodrigo Duterte announced the deferment of the modified general community quarantine (MGCQ) status in the Philippines pending the rollout of the vaccine against Covid-19. Presidential Spoke

Feb 23, 2021
Latest FMR boosts economy in Minalabac, CamSur 
Latest FMR boosts economy in Minalabac, CamSur 

The leadership of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) claimed that the livelihood in Minalabac, Camarines Sur has been enhanced following the completion of the farm-to-market road (FMR)

Feb 23, 2021
Suzuki PH lends Super Carry units to Marikina LGU
Suzuki PH lends Super Carry units to Marikina LGU

Suzuki Philippines Inc. (SPH) started lending three units of mini-hauler Suzuki Carry to the local government unit of Marikina City. Last February 6, the local distributor for the compact car maker t

Feb 23, 2021
Green revolution: Solarius Energy gets Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV
Green revolution: Solarius Energy gets Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV

Soon, the chief executive officer of Solarius Energy may start his latest “green” journey, after the local distributor of Japanese automotive manufacturer Mitsubishi recently delivered an Outlander PH

Feb 23, 2021
Three in a row: another above-P1 oil price hike to be implemented
Three in a row: another above-P1 oil price hike to be implemented

Fuel companies in the Philippines are expected to jack up the prices of fuel products by the pump, continuing the more- than-P1-per-liter trend made for the month of February alone. In their respecti

Feb 22, 2021
Porsche tops vs European rivals in latest J.D. Power dependability ranking
Porsche tops vs European rivals in latest J.D. Power dependability ranking

German automotive marque Porsche topped European vehicle makers in the recent J.D. Power 2021 U.S. Vehicle Dependability Study (VDS). Based on the study, Porsche customers reported 18 less PP100, gar

Feb 22, 2021
Chery PH introduces 18th dealer in the country with Laguna dealership opening
Chery PH introduces 18th dealer in the country with Laguna dealership opening

The local automotive distributor of Chinese automobile marque Chery has recently expanded its dealer network in the country, now climbing the total number to 18. United Asia Automotive Group, Inc. (U

Feb 22, 2021
Hyundai’s modern jeepneys drive Bacoor Transport coop modernization
Hyundai’s modern jeepneys drive Bacoor Transport coop modernization

Another transport cooperative in Bacoor, Cavite has placed their trust on the local distributor of Hyundai trucks and buses in the country for their modernization efforts. Recently, Hyundai Asia Reso

Feb 22, 2021

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