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

Ford Further Shows Toughness During ECQ
Ford Further Shows Toughness During ECQ

American automotive brand Ford has again showed that they are not just tough, they have compassion too.  This after Ford Philippines showcased Built Ford Tough capabilities by further helping transpo

Apr 22, 2020
Local Oil Chief says Global Oil Price Collapse Good for Import-Dependent PH
Local Oil Chief says Global Oil Price Collapse Good for Import-Dependent PH

While many became wary with the report about US crude hitting the negative mark, Eastern Petroleum president and CEO Fernando Martinez somehow saw the beauty in it. Martinez said that such movement c

Apr 21, 2020
Porsche Sales Dip, 911 Sales Increases Amid Covid-19 Pandemic
Porsche Sales Dip, 911 Sales Increases Amid Covid-19 Pandemic

Germany premium marque Porsche has announced that sales worldwide for the first quarter slid by percent for the first quarter of 2020 compared to the same period last year. Porsche revealed that in t

Apr 21, 2020
Oil Pump Prices Down Again
Oil Pump Prices Down Again

After a relatively small increase last week, oil companies will be cutting the prices anew starting tomorrow, April 21. Two oil firms—Pilipinas Shell and Cleanfuel—have announced an across-the-board

Apr 20, 2020
Audi to Restart Auto Production
Audi to Restart Auto Production

German automaker Audi is slated to gradually resume production of vehicles in Europe soon. Come end of the month, the Ingolstadt-based carmaker will restart production after suspending its operations

Apr 20, 2020
Toyota PH Brings More Help to Flatten the Curve
Toyota PH Brings More Help to Flatten the Curve

In their bid to further contribute to the community to help flatten the curve, local automotive titan Toyota Motor Philippines boosted its efforts through mobility support and special assistance to it

Apr 20, 2020
PPE JDM: Nissan to Make Face Shields for Japan Healthworkers 
PPE JDM: Nissan to Make Face Shields for Japan Healthworkers 

Japan automaker Nissan announced that they have started creating face shields for health care workers in Japan to boost the move against the dreaded coronavirus (Covid-19).  Such initiative is eyeing

Apr 17, 2020
Waze Activates Community, Partners to Combat COVID-19
Waze Activates Community, Partners to Combat COVID-19

Navigational mobile app Waze has activated its community and network of partners across its Volunteer Communities, Waze for Cities programs, and more, to support crisis response against the global pan

Apr 17, 2020
With or Without Covid-19, Maxus Offers Worry-Free Ownership, Roadside Assistance
With or Without Covid-19, Maxus Offers Worry-Free Ownership, Roadside Assistance

Maxus Philippines reiterated that they are offering worry-free ownership and emergency roadside assistance to their valued clients.  The British-bred marque, whose vehicles are distributed locally by

Apr 16, 2020
Bentley Debuts in E-Sports at 2020 SRO E-Sport GT Series
Bentley Debuts in E-Sports at 2020 SRO E-Sport GT Series

The biggest names in the field of motorsports are now entering the esports, and another good example is Bentley.  Bentley Motorsport will have its debut in E-sports, now committing real-world race dr

Apr 16, 2020
15k PUV Drivers Receive Cash Aid—LTFRB
15k PUV Drivers Receive Cash Aid—LTFRB

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board has announced that more than 15,000 PUV drivers have received financial aid from the government. As of Thursday morning, the regulator tallied

Apr 16, 2020
HARI Provides Help to South Luzon Frontliners
HARI Provides Help to South Luzon Frontliners

The local arm of Korean automotive brand Hyundai is providing its own assistance program to support the frontliners battling the dreaded coronavirus in Southern Luzon.  Hyundai Asia Resources Inc. (H

Apr 16, 2020
PNP-HPG, MMDA on Crackdown Vs ECQ-Violating Motorists
PNP-HPG, MMDA on Crackdown Vs ECQ-Violating Motorists

Authorities are now on crackdown for those who are violating the rules on the enhanced community quarantine imposed by the government.  The Philippine National Police-Highway Patrol Group (PNP-HPG) a

Apr 15, 2020
Kia Soluto Could be Good Consideration for Frontliners
Kia Soluto Could be Good Consideration for Frontliners

Many—especially medical professionals—are in the hunt to buy a vehicle that they can use without breaking the bank.  For the likes of nurses, medical technicians, resident doctors and other health wo

Apr 15, 2020
Caltex to Implement New Operating Hours During ECQ in Davao City
Caltex to Implement New Operating Hours During ECQ in Davao City

The local marketer of Caltex fuels Chevron Philippines Inc. (CPI), announced its new operating hours in select retail stations in Davao City.  The said move is in compliance with the government's eff

Apr 14, 2020
Hino Provides Free Rides to Frontliners
Hino Provides Free Rides to Frontliners

Japanese truckmaker Hino has boosted the concerted efforts in the Philippines on the fight against the Coronavirus (Covid-19). Hino Motors Philippines (HMP) recently forged partnership with the Depar

Apr 14, 2020
Mitsubishi PH Boosts Assistance in Extended ECQ
Mitsubishi PH Boosts Assistance in Extended ECQ

The local arm of Japanese carmaker Mitsubishi has boosted efforts of local government in its place of business.  Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation (MMPC) extended its assistance to the local

Apr 14, 2020
Isuzu PH, Dealers Bring More Vehicles for Frontliners, Deliver Goods
Isuzu PH, Dealers Bring More Vehicles for Frontliners, Deliver Goods

After initially sending lend-outs of Isuzu units of D-Max, mu-X and PUVs last March for Binan and Sta. Rosa frontliners, Isuzu Philippines Corporation (IPC) has lend out two more trucks to help in gov

Apr 14, 2020
Oil Companies to Stop Price Rollback Series
Oil Companies to Stop Price Rollback Series

While there are still no clear conclusion as to when the extended enhanced community quarantine will end, oil players will implement price hikes on some of its products.  Shell Philippines first made

Apr 13, 2020
RSA Motor's Jomar Ang Passes Away
RSA Motor's Jomar Ang Passes Away

RSA Motor's chief finance officer Jomar Ang passed away over the weekend. He was 26. Ang was the son of San Miguel Corporation president and CEO, Ramon Ang and wife Tessie. The SMC group also handle

Apr 13, 2020

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