PUJ Driver's Academy

The Department of Transportation (DOTr), together with the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) recently conducted on October 19 a training seminar for public utility jeepney drivers and operators in the northeastern part of Metro Manila. Attended by 162 participants from the Villa Vienna Lagro Operators and Drivers Group, …

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Porsche Taycan

The electrification of Porsche has begun as it not only will soon start the production of the Porsche Taycan, its first purely-electric electric sports car, but it will also produce a four-door version of it in the Mission E Cross Turismo. “We predict that over 50 percent of Porsche models …

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Suzuki Jimny

If you’ve been living under a rock for most of the year, then you might’ve missed out on all the hype about the all-new, fourth-generation Suzuki Jimny. And the hype is real since our stories about it are some of the most-read ones for the year, especially the one where …

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Ford GT

It seems Ford isn’t done with the Ford GT as the American carmaker will produce 350 more units of its second-generation supercar from its original production allocation plan of only 1,000 units. “The response to our Ford GT has been unprecedented, with initial demand outstripping supply by more than six-to-one,” …

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Jeepney

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) recently gave Filipino commuters a double whammy by approving the fare hikes for both public utility jeepneys (PUJs) and buses (PUBs) on the same day, October 18. The jeepney fare hike for the National Capital Region and Regions 3 and 4 under …

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Grab Uber Logos

The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) may have approved Grab Philippines’s acquisition of Uber Philippines on August 10 but it seems the antitrust authority isn’t finished yet with the whole matter as it has meted a PHP16 million fine on both companies “for violating key provisions of the Interim Measures Order …

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Hyundai Modern Jeepney

If you haven’t been to the Hyundai Power Solutions Business Mobility Expo, which is on its last day today at the LausGroup Event Centre in San Fernando, Pampanga, now would be a good time to do so because on display at the venue is the prototype of the Hyundai Modern …

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2017 Manila Auto Salon

Following numerous complaints about the Land Transportation Office (LTO)–and more recently, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA)–suddenly apprehending 4×4 vehicles for what the law enforcement officials are calling “illegal modifications” on “modified vehicles,” the Department of Transportation (DOTr) has stepped in to clarify the issue for the benefit of the …

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Hyundai Power Solutions

Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI), the official distributor of Hyundai vehicles in the Philippines–including its line of trucks and buses–is holding the first-ever Hyundai Power Solutions Expo at the LausGroup Event Centre in San Fernando, Pampanga until October 18. The event marks the first time HARI has highlighted its commercial …

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Audi

Audi AG‘s ‘Dieselgate’ scandal has officially come to an end. Following the issuance of an administrative order against the German carmaker by Munich’s public prosecutor yesterday, October 16, for illegally manipulating the diesel test emissions of some of its V6 and V8 diesel vehicles, followed by the imposition of a …

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Toyota Prius

Toyota Motor Philippines is recalling has issued an advisory regarding a special service campaign for the engine wire harness of certain Toyota Prius models. The said recall campaign affects 82 Toyota Prius models sold locally that were assembled between November 27, 2015 to September 27, 2017. According to the Japanese …

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Honda Civic Type R TCR

If you’re looking to run a Honda Civic Type R as a race car but don’t have the heart to strip it of its comfort-oriented features–after all, you paid anywhere from just below PHP3 million to over PHP4 million depending on who you bought it from–then Honda Performance Development (HPD) …

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Ford Driving Skills for Life

As the saying goes, safety starts at home. From looking both ways before we cross the road to handing over a pair of scissors by holding them by the closed blades, safety is one of the very first things taught to use by our parents. As Ford Philippines marks the …

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Ford GT

Ford is recalling around 200 units of the 2017-2018 Ford GT due to the possibility of the hydraulic fluid leaking from the the valve block assembly located underneath the rear wing and onto the exhaust which may start a fire. While the recall has so far been unannounced by both …

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MetroExpress P2P

As MetroExpress Connect, Inc., the Premium Point-to-Point (P2P) bus service that operates the Cavite–via Bacoor and Dasmariñas–to Makati route (and vice versa), celebrates its 10th anniversary, it will lower its fare for today, October 10, to just PHP10. There is a catch though, and that is the heavily discounted fare will …

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