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

Hyundai completes tests, quality checks of new Tucson
Hyundai completes tests, quality checks of new Tucson

Hyundai Motor Company announced that the all-new Tucson is now fully ready for its market launch following an intensive development period in Hyundai testing centers, proving grounds and roads across

Sep 10, 2020
Porsche dives deep into synthetic fuel research
Porsche dives deep into synthetic fuel research

Many first world economies such as the UK and Germany are targeting to move to a completely electrified auto industry by 2040, which means zero gasoline and/or diesel vehicles running on the streets.

Sep 10, 2020
Bentley launches new Motorsport Collection for racing enthusiasts
Bentley launches new Motorsport Collection for racing enthusiasts

Bentley is giving its fans a chance to bring along their love for the brand wherever they go with the new Bentley Motorsport Collection. Featuring a range of high-performance accessories and gifts for

Sep 09, 2020
Porsche flagship 718 models now come with dual-clutch gearbox
Porsche flagship 718 models now come with dual-clutch gearbox

Buyers of the current Porsche 718 Spyder as well as the 718 Cayman GT4 can now opt for a Porsche Doppelkupplung (PDK) transmission, which is the German marque’s fancy name for its signature 7-speed du

Sep 09, 2020
Nissan all set to wow at Auto China 2020
Nissan all set to wow at Auto China 2020

Auto China, aka Beijing Motor Show, is easily one of the biggest and most important motor shows in the world. Naturally, carmakers want to make a big splash there, and hope that their marketing effort

Sep 09, 2020
Toyota Japan now has an online used vehicle store
Toyota Japan now has an online used vehicle store

Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) recently “broke ground” on a new store for selling used cars, only you can’t visit this one in the real world. The new Toyota Used Vehicle Online Store contains every a

Sep 09, 2020
Ford showcases next-gen SYNC’s machine-learning capabilities
Ford showcases next-gen SYNC’s machine-learning capabilities

Ford is certainly not shy about its goal to be at the forefront of automotive tech. After announcing the fourth-generation SYNC infotainment platform along with the unveiling of the Mustang Mach E lat

Sep 08, 2020
16-year-old girl sets fastest slalom record in 2020 Porsche 718 Spyder
16-year-old girl sets fastest slalom record in 2020 Porsche 718 Spyder

The Guinness World Record has declared 16-year-old Chloe Chambers, a seasoned kart driver with seven years of experience, as the new title holder for Fastest Vehicle Slalom. Beating out a previous re

Sep 08, 2020
Jeep boosts PHEV lineup with Wrangler 4xe
Jeep boosts PHEV lineup with Wrangler 4xe

Jeep has just revealed its latest plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) offering, the Wrangler 4xe. The new model is the first electrified version of the Wrangler off-road SUV, and joins the Renegade

Sep 08, 2020
Electric Ford Mustang Cobra Jet prototype exceeds test expectations
Electric Ford Mustang Cobra Jet prototype exceeds test expectations

Gone are the days when all-electric cars could only dream of matching up with the hyper-performance capabilities of the combustion-equipped brethren. Following the footsteps of Tesla’s 3.0-second spe

Sep 07, 2020
2021 Honda Trail 125 makes US market debut
2021 Honda Trail 125 makes US market debut

Bike aficionados understand the value of the Honda Trail. Rising to popularity in the 1960s due its dynamic combination of reliable performance and affordability, the bike has been a steady marque for

Sep 07, 2020
Hyundai hypes up new Tucson’s revolutionary design
Hyundai hypes up new Tucson’s revolutionary design

Hyundai Motor Company has just released the first images of the latest version of its Tucson crossover, revealing a new signature headlamp design named ‘parametric hidden lights’ that feature “bold, a

Sep 07, 2020
Hyundai reveals 2022 Kona with sleeker lines, N Line variant
Hyundai reveals 2022 Kona with sleeker lines, N Line variant

Hyundai Motor Company has just unveiled the 2022 edition of its Kona subcompact crossover, and the updated exterior styling is immediately apparent. The addition of a new, performance-focused N Line v

Sep 04, 2020
Mustang Mach-E’s sci-fi "engine" sounds get turned into song
Mustang Mach-E’s sci-fi "engine" sounds get turned into song

Due to the lack of an internal combustion engine (ICE), electric vehicles don’t make the usual sounds you hear from traditional vehicles. In fact, you won’t hear any rev or rumble from them at all. W

Sep 04, 2020
2021 Honda Civic Hatchback makes US debut
2021 Honda Civic Hatchback makes US debut

Coinciding with the arrival of the 2021 Honda Civic Type R at US dealerships, Honda North America has announced that the 2021 Honda Civic Hatchback has begun arriving in dealers, with a suggested star

Sep 04, 2020
At long last! 2021 Honda Civic Type R is on its way to US dealerships
At long last! 2021 Honda Civic Type R is on its way to US dealerships

The 2020 Honda Civic Type R was launched at the beginning of the year, first at the 2020 Tokyo Auto Salon in January, then at the 2020 Chicago Show in February. The latter launch came with the announc

Sep 04, 2020
40,000th Bentley Flying Spur rolls off production line
40,000th Bentley Flying Spur rolls off production line

Bentley just hit a huge milestone with the Flying Spur, which it lovingly dubs as “the ultimate grand touring luxury sedan.” The upscale British marque has announced the completion of Bentley Flying S

Sep 03, 2020
2021 Peugeot 3008 receives better refinement, electrified powertrain
2021 Peugeot 3008 receives better refinement, electrified powertrain

With more than 800,000 units produced since its launch in 2016, the Peugeot 3008 is easily one of the French automotive manufacturer’s most successful releases. Now, Peugeot looks to make the popular

Sep 03, 2020
New Nissan Z all set for September 15 debut
New Nissan Z all set for September 15 debut

Remember the Nissan 370Z? You’ll be forgiven if you’ve all but forgotten this particular sports car from the Japanese marque. Receiving its last major overhaul in 2013, the Nissan 370Z has long been e

Sep 03, 2020
2020 Kia Soul named among 10 most dog-friendly cars
2020 Kia Soul named among 10 most dog-friendly cars

If you’re the “hooman-in-charge” of a four-legged friend, chances are your pet is a major consideration when you’re out shopping for cars. Especially if you intend to take her along with you frequentl

Sep 03, 2020

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