These are exciting times for the auto industry, most especially when it comes to electric vehicles. Although comparatively still taking up a small percentage of overall car sales, the double-digit growth of electric vehicles (EV) sold and used globally is something to watch out for. Nearly every global vehicle manufacturer …

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This Toyota Racing Development variant embodies the tenet that a great vehicle, whether by design or performance, can elicit a certain positive emotion or feeling.   All you need to do is look at it to feel its very essence, its reason for being. To explain it in terms far …

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The first thing you need to decide on is if you really need a car. The cost of a car goes beyond its acquisition cost as cars require maintenance, meaning additional costs, and they depreciate faster than the US dollar. A car is not an asset or investment in the …

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Carmudi Philippines provided more color to the world of car shows by joining the longest running car show in the country—the 26th Trans Sport Show at the SMX Convention Center in the SM Mall of Asia complex. Held last April 20 to 24, Carmudi Philippines got its own booth at …

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In their bid to bolster their presence to help the automotive sector, the local arm of online business classifieds Carmudi recently joined one of the biggest and the most anticipated auto event of the year, the 2017 Manila International Auto Show (MIAS). From March 30 to April 2, Carmudi Philippines …

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With Flood Guard, never be afraid of inundation again   The Philippine archipelago is no stranger to typhoons. As a tropical country, it has two distinct seasons — dry and rainy. The latter brings around 10 to 15 monsoons annually. In the past, torrential rains and deluges were expected between …

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It has become a fairly common occurrence, at least in Bonifacio Global City which Carmudi Philippines calls home: motorists in their vehicles who, at the tail end of the flow of traffic, fail to reach the green light and slowly inch back as much as possible to avoid blocking the …

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Carmudi Racing Team attains podium finish anew in Flat Out Race Series   There was no fooling around last April 1 for Team Carmudi Racing as it finished strong in the second round of the 2017 Flat Out Race Series (FORS) at the Batangas Racing Circuit. Managed by Carmudi Philippines …

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A Vespa might carry an SRP sticker more double its less illustrious counterparts, but that’s merely the price of admission the access the impeccable breeding and history of the Italian “wasp.” If we heard it once we’ve heard it a thousand times; traffic in Metro Manila is the worst. It …

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Online car platform Carmudi Philippines and the Automobile Association Philippines (AAP), the country’s biggest and oldest auto club, has forged a partnership that aims to promote safer mobility for brand-new and second-hand car owners. Last February 20, Carmudi Philippines Managing Director Abhi Mohan and AAP President Gus Lagman signed a …

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Whether you’re driving or commuting, never be caught without any of these indispensible apps Commuting has always been a way of life for most Filipinos. Behind the backdrop of noisy streets, a sometimes chaotic landscape, and perennial congestion, Filipino commuters often place themselves in situations that drain their time, money, …

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Dear motorists, let’s do our part in making the air safer to breathe We all know that the world’s air is getting dirtier. Yet despite so many cleanup measures all over, it doesn’t look like the quality of air is improving. According to a recent report by the United Nations …

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For a quick weekend beach trip away from the stresses of the city, San Juan in La Union is always a good idea. I should know; I go there at least once or twice a year. I can’t claim to be an honest-to-goodness, sun-kissed, abs-to-show-for-it surfer, but whenever the beach …

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With customer profitability as the starting point, Sweden-headquartered commercial vehicle manufacturer Scania aims to be the leading provider of sustainable transport. For the company, this means integrating sustainability fully into the business and working with others to tackle impacts, transform our industry and create lasting value. “Scania entered the local …

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The recent proposal on the excise tax increase on automobiles has, unsurprisingly, agitated the local automotive industry; never mind that the government’s Comprehensive Automotive Resurgence Strategy (CARS) Program has failed to attract enough investors. Under the program, Mitsubishi and Toyota – the only participants approved by the government – are …

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