It was already eye-catching enough. Now, a powerful shade of red is taking e-mobility to the top from a visual perspective too–the Volkswagen ID.R will sport a special livery for its record attempt on Tianmen Mountain in China. The red stands for the fully-electric, 500-kW (680-PS) prototype’s fifth record attempt, …

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A transport group has called for the modernization of tricycles plying the inner roads in the country to give commuters convenience while traveling and protect the environment. Orlando Marquez, president of the Liga ng Transportasyon at Operators sa Pilipinas (LTOP), said tricycles must not be left behind by the Public …

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To further boost the police’s operational capability and visibility, the Philippine National Police (PNP) has acquired PHP784-million worth of vehicles, guns, and other equipment as part of its effort to improve operational capability, especially in the provinces. PNP Chief, General Oscar Albayalde, who personally witnessed the blessing of newly-procured police …

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The Senate Committee on Public Services is set to look into the proposed provincial bus ban along Epifanio de los Santos Avenue (EDSA) on Tuesday next week, August 13. In a statement, Senator Grace Poe, panel chair, said transport officials would be invited to explain the traffic that has choked …

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Leading automotive firm Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI) has partnered with Mutya Pilipinas, Inc. (MPI) to be the official eco-tourism mobility provider of Mutya Pilipinas 2019 this August. A fleet of 14-seater Hyundai H350 luxury vans will transport the 40 Mutyas (‘muse’ or ‘darling’ in Filipino) and organizers during the …

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This August, Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) celebrates 31 years of reliably moving the Filipino people by offering big discounts and savings on select models of its best-selling lineup. Customers may now avail up to PHP 85,000 cash savings and free maintenance package for up to 20,000 kilometers on Toyota Fortuner …

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The Philippine National Police-Highway Patrol Group (PNP-HPG) operatives have apprehended motorists using stickers bearing HPG’s logo and name, averaging 10 violators per week in the province. Major Juanito Guinid, HPG provincial chief, warned the public of the consequences of using their sticker as a reiteration of orders from acting provincial …

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Majority of provincial buses continued to ply Epifanio delos Santos Avenue (EDSA) despite the voluntary provincial bus ban on the major thoroughfare on Wednesday, an official of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said. MMDA Edsa Special Traffic and Transport Zone head Edison ‘Bong‘ Nebrija said in a radio interview …

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The 2019 Philippine Autocon made history as the first Autocon to ever take place in the country. The event lasted for four days, from July 25 to 28 at the World Trade Center in Pasay City, and it was a mecca of beautiful cars and everything else car enthusiasts enjoyed. …

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Sustaining its commitment to contribute to nationwide efforts at rebuilding Marawi City, HARI Foundation, Inc. (HFI), the corporate social responsibility arm of Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI), donated 10 boxes of laptop and desktop computers to Marawi City National High School and the City Schools Division of Marawi. The turnover …

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has pushed through with the provincial bus ban dry run on EDSA as the agency’s general manager, Jose Arturo ‘Jojo’ Garcia, has confirmed that at least 15 bus operators have agreed to participate in the program last week. Garcia clarified the MMDA will not …

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To boost its efforts in bringing vehicle electrification closer to the public, automotive leader Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) established a partnership with De La Salle University (DLSU) and staged the second leg of its Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) Campus Tour in the university’s Manila campus. The partnership, meant to expand …

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More local government units are joining forces with the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) to follow President Rodrigo Duterte’s directive in clearing all road networks from obstruction as the 60-day timeframe of the Department of Interior and Local Government passes by. On the morning of August 5, MMDA Chairman Danilo …

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A Manila court has convicted a Philippine Army reservist for the killing of a bicycle rider in a road rage confrontation incident caught on security camera footage in 2016. In a statement issued yesterday, Monday, August 5, Justice Undersecretary Markk Perete said Manila Regional Trial Court Branch 14 Judge Buenaventura …

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Lamborghini recorded its first-ever Japanese Super GT300 victory courtesy of Team JLOC’s Tsubasa Takahashi, Andre Couto, and Kiyoto Fujinami in the 500-mile race at Fuji. The trio, driving the #87 Lamborghini Huracán GT3 Evo, started from 13th on the grid after a red flag interrupted qualifying session and maintained that …

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