Ferdinand Piëch, the grandson of Ferdinand Porsche and the chairman of the Volkswagen Group from 1993 to 2002, has passed away at 82. According to Bloomberg.com, Piëch was having dinner at a restaurant on the night of August 25 when he collapsed. Piëch was then brought to a clinic where …

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Honda Cars Philippines, Inc. (HCPI) has announced a new recall for over 14,000 of its vehicle models to replace the front passenger airbag inflators. The affected units, the model years, and the breakdown of the vehicle number by models are: Model Model Year Number of Affected Units Accord 2003 290 …

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Representative Frederick W. Siao from the lone district of Iligan City has filed House Bill (HB) No. 1987 for the first regular session of the 18th Congress. The bill, which is known as the ‘Philippine Responsible Driving and Accountability Act,’ seeks to “update the country’s road safety laws” and establish …

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Just over two years after the Supreme Court (SC) ordered the Land Transportation Office (LTO) to refund the fees it collected from vehicle owners for its aborted Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) project, the agency is finally pushing through with the refund, with a total amount of PHP359 each. Broken down, …

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Ford Philippines is launching the updated Ford Everest tomorrow, August 9, as a precursor to its annual Ford Island Conquest which will be held at the MegaTent Events Venue in Libis along E. Rodriguez Jr. Avenue in Quezon City, with the two-day public test drive for the midsize SUV happening …

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Residents near Sevilla Bridge, the bridge that connects Shaw Boulevard in Mandaluyong to P. Sanchez Street in Manila, should expect heavier traffic than usual in the area this coming weekend as it will be closed to traffic from  10 PM of August 10, Saturday, to 10 AM of August 11, …

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We called it! No, we weren’t given exclusive info that we then passed off as “old-fashioned sleuthing” as some sites do. We just made a judgment call that turned out 100-percent correct, which we’ve been doing good so far. Back in June 2018, Ferrari announced that it has created a …

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Bus Terminal

Planning to go from Valenzuela to Santa Rosa, Laguna but the prospect of having to endure numerous stops on the way to get there seems needless and daunting? Well, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has some good news for you as it is now accepting applicants for …

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Bus Terminal

Despite a preliminary injunction filed by the Quezon City Regional Trial Court, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will continue with its scheduled plan to implement its dry run of banning provincial buses on EDSA starting tomorrow, August 7. We haven’t received a copy of the Writ of PI. As such tuloy …

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Don’t be surprised if the usual fare you pay for your daily commute with a transport network vehicle service (TNVS) has changed as effective August 2,  2019, the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has adjusted the fares of the aforementioned units depending on the vehicle’s body type. For …

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Grab Driver

In May 2019, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) announced that it has created a new set of guidelines for what it calls as Premium Taxis as part of its ‘Taxi Modernization Program.’ Two months later and the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has issued Memorandum Circular (MC) No. …

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What’s one of the best things to do when going on a road trip? The food you get to sample where you’re at, because you otherwise won’t get it if your destination is far from home. In our case, for our first-ever ‘Food Trip/Road Trip’ video, it’s a seven-hour drive …

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The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has scheduled for tomorrow, July 31, a public consultation/hearing for the procedural guidelines for the planned National Motor Vehicle Inspection and Maintenace Program (NMVIMP) drafted jointly by the agency together with the Department of Transportation (DOTr) and Department of Environment and Natural Resources …

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One of the interesting activities at the Philippine Autocon 2019–organized by beepbeep.ph–is the live auction of cars HMR Auctions will be holding on the final day of the four-day event on July 28. Scheduled to begin at 11 AM, 20 cars of different makes and models will go under the …

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Following its dialogue with the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) and Transport Network Vehicle Service (TNVS) operators, the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) has determined that the former has committed seven irregularities with regards to the issuance of Provisional Authority’s (PA’s) and the granting of the Certificate of Public …

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