Wilbert Tan

Wilbert Tan

wilbert.tan@carmudi.com.ph

Wilbert is one of Carmudi's gifted writers. He is also a guitarist/musician and a lover of anything that can get from 0 to 100 km/h in less than 5 seconds. If he’s not playing Need for Speed or waiting for sports cars to pass by, you may find him in your local hangouts manning guitar duties for his different musical projects. Of course, Wilbert's dream car has got to be the Bugatti Veyron. Read Less

A 1964 Jaguar E-Type Gets Restored to Pristine Condition
A 1964 Jaguar E-Type Gets Restored to Pristine Condition

E-Type UK, a car restoration company that specializes in Jaguar E-Types, recently unveiled its recent refurbishing project: a barn-find 1964 Jaguar E-Type Series I 3.8 FHC. The car, which was discove

Apr 07, 2020
Ford Offers Payment Holiday up to 6 Mos During Covid-19 Lockdown
Ford Offers Payment Holiday up to 6 Mos During Covid-19 Lockdown

Carmakers continue to innovate their business models in the face of the ongoing Covid-19 crisis. This time, it’s Ford who’s giving its buyers some peace of mind, by combining vehicle purchase and fina

Apr 07, 2020
Bentley Showcases Precision of In-House Metrology Team
Bentley Showcases Precision of In-House Metrology Team

Bentley prides itself on the precision of its cars, and it has its in-house Metrology team to thank for its stellar reputation in the area. Bentley takes some time during its production shutdown to sh

Apr 07, 2020
SsangYong Musso Chosen As North Wales Fire Fighters’ Official Vehicle
SsangYong Musso Chosen As North Wales Fire Fighters’ Official Vehicle

SsangYong Motors UK announced its partnership with North Wales Fire and Rescue Service to be as the official vehicle of the British renowned firefighting team. The partnership will have SsangYong s

Apr 07, 2020
Nissan Rejects Idea of Putting a Tablet Inside Ariya Concept
Nissan Rejects Idea of Putting a Tablet Inside Ariya Concept

As car manufacturers one after the other abandon physical buttons, knobs, switches and sliders in favor of touchscreen technology, one can’t help but notice that tablets are gaining prominent use in m

Apr 07, 2020
The BMW R18 Cruiser Is Not a Bike for Noobs
The BMW R18 Cruiser Is Not a Bike for Noobs

In the film industry, an R18 classification implies that a film is not fit for viewing by those who have not yet reached the age of consent and competence. The same concept appears applicable to BMW’s

Apr 06, 2020
Hyundai Provides More Details about 'No Steering Wheel' Prophecy EV Concept
Hyundai Provides More Details about 'No Steering Wheel' Prophecy EV Concept

When Hyundai revealed its new design theme ‘Sensuous Sportiness’ back in 2018, it promised cars with ‘more emotion and purpose.’ The Korean car maker believes that these qualities are embodied in t

Apr 06, 2020
UK Kids Can Now Learn to Drive on Vauxhall Corsa SE Premium
UK Kids Can Now Learn to Drive on Vauxhall Corsa SE Premium

How young can kids learn to drive cars? Apparently, it is under 12 in UK. This as Young Driver, the UK’s biggest under-17 driving school, announced its brand new fleet of all-new Vauxhall Corsa SE

Apr 03, 2020
Volvo Ramps up Autonomous Technology Development Efforts
Volvo Ramps up Autonomous Technology Development Efforts

As the entire automotive industry races to develop the most reliable AI-powered self-driving cars of the future, Volvo Cars is boosting its chances to get there first by accelerating its efforts using

Apr 03, 2020
Peugeot Online Shopping Lets You Buy a Car with a Few Clicks
Peugeot Online Shopping Lets You Buy a Car with a Few Clicks

The ongoing lockdown amid the coronavirus pandemic has certainly compelled a lot of commercial companies and organizations to change their approach to business, automotive brands included. French c

Apr 03, 2020
Autohub Group Announces Official Pricing for 2020 Nissan 370Z
Autohub Group Announces Official Pricing for 2020 Nissan 370Z

Those who have been waiting for the Nissan Philippies to finally announce the price of the 2020 370Z locally can now unclasp their fiddling hands and count the money in their pockets. This as Autoh

Apr 03, 2020
Honda ADV150 Now Available in US
Honda ADV150 Now Available in US

On the Day of the Fool, Honda USA announced the arrival of the ADV150 motorbike on US shores. People would be forgiven for thinking that it’s just a prank, but it’s not. The bike is a big hit aroun

Apr 03, 2020
Volkswagen Extends Shutdown of German Plants—Again
Volkswagen Extends Shutdown of German Plants—Again

In response to the persistence of the Covid-19 pandemic in the region, Volkswagen has extended the suspension of all of its German plants for five more working days, until April 19. This is the sec

Apr 02, 2020
Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Surpasses 50,000 Units Sold in UK
Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Surpasses 50,000 Units Sold in UK

The Mitsubishi Outlander Plug-In Hybrid (PHEV) SUV has now sold more than 50,000 units in the UK, according to Mitsubishi Motors Europe. The new sales milestone is a remarkable feat for the PHEV un

Apr 02, 2020
Mazda Uses Cork in MX-30 Cabin as Tribute to Its Past
Mazda Uses Cork in MX-30 Cabin as Tribute to Its Past

Mazda, the Japanese car company behind the joy that is the MX-5, didn’t start out making cars. Beginning life in 1920, Mazda actually began by making cork, and was known back then as the Toyo Cork

Apr 02, 2020
Bentley Races in Virtual Reality with Four Continental GT3s
Bentley Races in Virtual Reality with Four Continental GT3s

Racing events left and right may have been cancelled or postponed all over the world amid the Covid-19 crisis, but people are still finding a way to race. Not on actual, physical racetracks though,

Apr 01, 2020
Automakers Shift Production to PPEs, ICU Ventilators
Automakers Shift Production to PPEs, ICU Ventilators

The last two weeks has marked seismic shifts in the automotive production market, with major operational decisions happening all over the world. Some car brands were forced to scale back their prod

Apr 01, 2020
Mazda Wins Two 2020 Red Dot Awards for CX-30, MX-30
Mazda Wins Two 2020 Red Dot Awards for CX-30, MX-30

Mazda has won the acclaimed Red Dot Design Award for 2020 with two of its recent offerings, the Mazda CX-30 crossover and the electric mazd. Based on Mazda’s well-known ‘KODO – Soul of Motion’ desi

Apr 01, 2020
Peugeot Wins 6th European COTY Award
Peugeot Wins 6th European COTY Award

Peugeot wins Europe’s most prestigious European ‘Car of the Year’ award for the sixth time since it won the award back in 1969. For 2020, Peugeot won with the all-new Peugeot 208 five-door supermini h

Apr 01, 2020
Five Songs To Make You Road-Trip Ready Post-ECQ
Five Songs To Make You Road-Trip Ready Post-ECQ

How’s life under quarantine? Are you up to your eyeballs doing nothing? Bet you’re just itching to hit the road and do some long distance driving once the quarantine lifts this April 13 (although that

Mar 31, 2020

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