Earth Dreams Technology 2.4-liter, DOHC i-VTEC 4-cylinder engine

When you use your car, the engine bay becomes an extremely hot and dank place to be. Such an environment invites the accumulation of dirt, grime, and sludge. And things can only get worse if there’s any fluid leaking from the components. Succinctly put, the more you drive your car, …

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German car brand BMW has revealed the 2019 version of its X7 SUV, and ‘huge‘ is the first thought that comes to mind. The new X7 gets three rows of seats, effectively becoming the first BMW to have such a seating configuration. As if to signal the massive capacity, the …

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After the scandal brought by the questionable purchase of 2,054 Mahindra vehicles costing PhP1.89 billion in 2015, the Philippine National Police (PNP) tightened the reigns on its bidding practices, enabling it to save enough money this year for the purchase of 107 additional brand-new patrol vehicles, PNP officials revealed last …

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Many issues can arise from your car’s braking system, and since your brakes are critical to your on-road safety, you must deal with its issues immediately. Whether it be a spongy pedal, longer stopping distances, or leaks, these are all signs that say your braking system demands special attention. The …

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You probably know that some engines use timing belts, while some use timing chains. You probably also know that both timing belts and timing chains serve the same purpose–which is to synchronize the rotation of the crankshaft and camshaft so that combustion occur at exact intervals. So why do car …

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For the beginner automotive enthusiast, aftermarket exhaust systems are an attractive vehicle enhancement. Not only do they catch the eye, but the ears as well. Most aftermarket exhaust systems are available in ready-to-install kits, but not all kits are equal. Before you set your mind on purchasing an exhaust kit, …

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Isuzu Motors Limited and diesel and natural gas engine manufacturer Cummins Inc. have signed a Letter of Intent to evaluate how they can collaborate on developing better diesel engines for the future. In a press release by Isuzu, the Japanese truck giant stated its belief that the humble diesel engine …

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President Rodrigo Duterte is set to announce the suspension of the scheduled oil excise tax hike for 2019, as crude oil prices in the international market have reached critical levels. “Today’s price and multiple estimates of crude prices over the next two months show that the average price will stay …

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As industry-wide preference continues to shift from sedans to SUVs, sport-utes like the Chevrolet Trailblazer continue to grow in popularity. With its refined toughness and go-anywhere capability, the Trailblazer certainly has a lot going for it. From its sophisticated exterior and soft-touch interior materials, to its tall, athletic stance and …

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Jumper cables are a must-have in every car-owner’s emergency kit. They allow you to help a fellow motorist in need, and vice versa. Even if you’ve never had your battery fail on you before, the unexpected can always happen, that’s why it’s important to always have a jumper cable on …

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In support of the growing automotive industry in the Philippines, the Department of Trade and Industry–Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions (DTI-CITEM), sent a delegation to participate in the Automechanika Frankfurt, the world’s biggest automotive aftermarket event, held from September 11 to 15, 2015 at the Messe Frankfurt in …

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Toyota is recalling a total of 2.4 million gasoline hybrid vehicles in Japan and abroad over an issue which could cause the vehicle to stall. The recall, which affects Prius and Auris models, covers vehicles manufactured between October 2008 and 2014. According to Toyota Motor Corp., the recall includes 1.25 …

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There’s no arguing that the Ford EcoSport is one of the most popular crossovers in the country today. As one of the Blue Oval’s top three sellers locally (the Everest and the Ranger are the other two), the EcoSport has managed to strike it big in the hearts and wallets …

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Airbags are an ‘out of sight, out of mind’ kind of deal. They are literally right in front of you when you drive, but because they are completely hidden from view, it’s easy for anyone to overlook them, much less care about their importance. But when they spring to action, …

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The Covenant Car Company (TCCCI), the official distributor of Chevrolet and Volvo cars in the Philippines, announced on Thursday, October 11, that it is now the exclusive importer of the MG (Morris Garages) brand of vehicles as well. With the addition of MG to its lineup, TCCCI announced that it …

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