As the year 2018 draws to a close today, the government looks back at the first year of the implementation of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Law. Part of the TRAIN Law cut workers’ tax rates and increased the level of tax-free annual income to PHP250,000, giving …

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With the second tranche of the looming oil excise tax just days away, Senator Win Gatchalian wants the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and the Department of Energy (DOE) to form a joint task force that will guard against individuals and organizations that seek to profit from it by …

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'Michael 50' Ferrari Museum

Despite spending the twilight of his Formula 1 career racing for another brand, Michael Schumacher will always be associated with Ferrari–the team which he brought back into the limelight by winning five of his seven Drivers’ titles with and which he helped win six straight Constructors’ titles from 1999 to …

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Missed out on the ‘Puma x Hot Wheels’ sportswear collection which came out earlier this month? Well, we’re giving you a head start on its newest one as the athletic sportswear brand has just released a few hours ago its ‘Puma x Transformers’ collection. For the latest collection, Puma has …

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MMDA Illegal Parking

Drivers in Metro Manila have a few more days to improve their habit of parking just anywhere or face increased penalty for illegal parking effective January next year, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) declared. “MMDA Chairman Danilo Lim has moved the enforcement of higher fines on illegal parking to …

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Ken Block Gymkhana 10

We reported about its impending arrival and even made a compilation of the past videos. Well, Ken Block’s ‘Gymkhana 10’ is finally out, and it’s an epic, 19-minute-long, tire-slaying video that took months of preparation and perhaps just as long to shoot. That’s because unlike the other nine videos that …

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Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross T1 Prototype

The last time Mitsubishi Motors Corporation competed in the Dakar Rally was at the 2012 staging of the event held in South America through independent outfit Wevers Sport where it finished at a dismal eighth place overall in its category–a far cry from its glory days in the early 2000s …

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Aston Martin Valkyrie

Aston Martin is currently busy working on the V12 engine of its upcoming limited-production hybrid hypercar in the Aston Martin Valkyrie. Working alongside longtime technical partner Cosworth, the new V12 engine is “the ultimate expression of the internal combustion engine,” and that’s because its maximum rpm figure reportedly goes up …

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Angkas

The operations of motorcycle ridesharing service provider Angkas has been suspended once again, this time by the Supreme Court (SC), after it handed down a temporary restraining order (TRO) based on a petition filed by the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) and the Department of Transportation (DOTr). The …

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OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition

The McLaren Group, the British conglomerate that’s behind supercar manufacturer McLaren Automotive and Formula 1 outfit McLaren Racing, has teamed up with smartphone manufacturer OnePlus to create “the superfast, ultrapowerful” OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition handset. “The OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition is a combination of speed, technology, and beauty,” McLaren said …

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Volvo XC40

Sixty jurors from Japan’s 40 most influential automotive publications have named a gaijin from Sweden as the 2018 Japan Car of the Year–the Volvo XC40 premium subcompact crossover. This is the second similar honor received by Volvo for the XC40 as it was also named the 2018 European Car of …

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Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign

Nissan has confirmed that the Nissan GT-R50 by Italdesign, which is a substantial redesign both in and out of a 2018 Nissan GT-R Nismo that commemorates the 50th anniversaries of both the GT-R and Italdesign, will go into production for a very limited run of 50 units. According to Nissan, …

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Grab Driver

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has approved two new transportation network companies (TNCs) in Aztech Solution International Corporation with its Snappy Cab service, and RYD Global Inc. with its, well, RYD Global service. “With two new TNCs, there will be more choices for commuters,” the LTFRB said …

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Grab Driver

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has approved two new transportation network companies (TNCs) in Aztech Solution International Corporation with its Snappy Cab service, and RYD Global Inc. with its, well, RYD Global service. “With two new TNCs, there will be more choices for commuters,” the LTFRB said …

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Katipunan Avenue Extension

Traffic on Katipunan Avenue in Quezon City will soon improve now that the Katipunan Avenue Extension project is back on track with the government after the signing of a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) between the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) via Secretary Mark A. Villar and the Metropolitan …

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