It’s good to be included in the IIHS’ Top Safety + list winners*. Believe us–it’s not easy to get in. So if a vehicle is listed there, then you know they mean business when it comes to safe driving. The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) offers one of the most …

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Guess who’s celebrating its 40th anniversary this month? It’s no other than the Mitsubishi Strada. Launched way back in September 1978, it has been sold globally as the L200, Forte, D-50, Plymouth Arrow Truck, Mighty Max, and the well-known Triton around the Asia Pacific. Mitsubishi originally produced this pickup in …

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There comes a point in your vehicle’s life when its battery gives out on you and then goes completely dead. There are many reasons why this can happen. For one, it just might be old. Experts say that the average life span of a car battery can reach five years …

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The Toyota Land Cruiser 200 commands respect. And it’s not just because its immense size looks imposing on the road. This vehicle has been in existence for more than half a century already, and if its 67-year old heritage is not enough to get your nod, then its performance as …

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A hybrid petrol-electric sports car may have been a far-flung idea for Ferrari once upon a time, but the Italian carmaker has already decided to shift to hybrids four years from now. “By 2022, nearly 60 percent of the models we produce will be built around hybrid powertrains,” newly-minted CEO …

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There seems to be a bit of confusion when it comes to a wax and a sealant. And while both of them can add shine and protect your vehicle, they’re really not the same, mainly because of what they’re made from. Car Wax vs. Car Sealant Car Wax A car …

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Getting rid of mold and mildew is not that difficult; the more important question here is this: What should you do to to prevent them from recurring once again? Here are some easy and practical things you can do to keep them at bay: 1. Treat the root cause of …

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It’s known as the Daihatsu Ayla or Agya in Indonesia and Perodua Axia in Malaysia, but in Brunei, Sri Lanka, and the Philippines, it’s known as the Toyota Wigo. Many tend to underestimate the Wigo, which is a travesty in and of itself.  This car has done far bigger than …

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“There will be no new 16-cylinder, this will be the last of its kind.” This statement came from Bugatti CEO Stephan Winkelmann, as he confirmed the final chapter of its W16 engine to CarAdvice. The 16-cylinder engine first made its debut in the 1,000-hp Bugatti Veyron. It offered a top …

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It’s one of the names that pioneered the crossover revolution, so yes, the Honda CR-V understands a thing or two about Sport Utility Vehicles (SUV). Now that it has evolved into the “ultimate urban SUV”, the CR-V is once again taking itself to a higher level, offering generous space to …

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The government has recently tied up with human resources consulting firm FindWork Philippines in helping match employers and companies working in the ‘Build, Build, Build’ infrastructure program. This mobile application service will target mostly skilled workers and TESDA  (Technical Education and Skills Development Authority) graduates in the country. “More than half …

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It’s that noticeable smell that gets you before anything else–and it almost smells like a blend of sour milk and gym socks that haven’t been washed in a month. Of course, you may be more fluent than us and have a better way to describe them, but whatever olfactory term …

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Who would have ever thought that a team of twelve men that produced bicycle engines would not just become the world’s biggest motorcycle manufacturer, but also the second largest car manufacturer in Japan and eighth largest in the world today? Indeed, Honda has gone a long way from its humble …

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Good news to all commuters who take the Cavite-Makati route: The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has announced that P2P buses has now started operating the said route. You can now expect the 120-passenger Metro Express Premium P2P buses to ply through the Bacoor-Makati and Dasmariñas-Makati routes regularly. Both routes will …

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We know you want it–admit it. The Nissan Navara has recently topped the Toyota Hilux in the best-selling pickup trucks category these past few months, so there must be more to it than its good looks alone. Boasting of its good powertrain and comfort, this truck has gone a long …

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