Toyota Alabang just opened what is said to be the largest Toyota service center in Asia. Located a few kilometers away from the Toyota Alabang dealership along Alabang-Zapote Road in Las Piñas, the vehicle repair and maintenance facility boasts five stories, a total floor area of 14,000 sqm, and the …

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Tires on the Road

Most car owners don’t check their tires. Some that do, never check as frequent as they should, which should be once or twice a week, depending on how often the vehicle is used. Are you guilty of these bad habits? Going over your tires on a regular basis is something …

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HPBS Bus Davao

A total of 45 buses will be arriving in Davao City this month as part of the High Priority Bus System (HPBS) legacy project of Mayor Sara Duterte. The 45 buses, the first batch of the initial 90 buses that will kick off the HPBS, are part of the comprehensive …

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BMW Z4 Concept

The 2019 BMW Z4 is scheduled to be revealed at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance at the end of the month. Ahead of the big reveal however, photos of the car have leaked online at SupraMkV.com, exposing the car’s design completely. The leaked images suggest that the car’s exterior didn’t …

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Ride-hailing app Grab unveiled its latest feature: a new in-app ‘Emergency’ button designed to enhance the safety of drivers and passengers alike. One tap automatically dials 911 and connects the user directly to the proper authorities. The Emergency button can be found in three locations in the app: on the …

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If you’ve brought your car in for repairs many times before, you’ve probably encountered a service shop that gives you a nagging feeling that you’re overpaying or getting unnecessary work done. Although there are plenty of good service shops around, there will always be those who prey on the vulnerable. …

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Nothing thrills a Porsche aficionado than to see hundreds of cars of this German sports car make all lined up and running about in one location, and in Southeast Asia, in no other event is that possible than on Sportscar Together Day in Bangkok, the region’s largest Porsche gathering that …

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The Volkswagen Beetle is not only an iconic car, it is also the bestselling car in the world. So when VW announced that it was going to end production of “The Lovebug” in March this year, suffice to say that many hearts were broken.It’s a good thing though that we …

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Mazda, Suzuki, and Yamaha became the latest manufacturers discovered for improper testing practices and tweaking fuel economy and emissions results, the Japanese government said on Thursday, August 9. The announcement is the latest episode in a growing list of vehicle companies and automotive parts suppliers found to falsify data in …

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The people inside emergency vehicles, from police cars, ambulances and fire trucks, put their lives at risk to help those in need. When you see these vehicles in your rearview mirror with their warning lights flashing and sirens blaring, getting in their way doesn’t help anyone at all. These vehicles …

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Cars are useful assets. Unfortunately, they’re depreciating assets. Their decrease in value kicks in the moment you drive them off the dealership, and in three to five years, they are likely to be worth half of what you paid for them. With that in mind, you need to make sure …

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Uber Press Photo

California-based peer-to-peer ridesharing company Lyft is starting a new marketing campaign in Chicago to prove that people in major cities don’t need to own a car to survive. The campaign itself is a test of sorts, with 100 Chicagoans being asked to lock their cars in the garage for 30 …

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The local automotive industry is currently reviewing its second semester sales numbers as initial figures bode a grim outlook for the rest of the year given rising interest rates, weak peso, and higher vehicle price tags due to the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) Law. Nevertheless, the industry …

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The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is looking to defer the implementation of the provincial bus ban on EDSA, which is scheduled to begin August 15 after being moved from August 1. MMDA General Manager Jojo Garcia said that the possible deferral of the new bus policy stems from concern …

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Just when you thought Daniel Ricciardo is done with Red Bull after his surprise announcement that he’s switching to Renault next season, out comes a short video showing the F1 driver trotting across America with the 2011 title-winning Red Bull RB7. In the video, Ricciardo drives the RB7 in three …

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