Japanese automakers are busy one-upping the other as the date for the Tokyo Motor Show draws near. After Mitsubishi earlier this month, it’s Mazda‘s turn to drop a hint, releasing a 15-second clip–the third in the series–for its upcoming all-electric crossover coupe. Unfortunately, all that we’re treated to is a …

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Actor Daniel Craig, the latest to play James Bond, was given the chance to design his own Aston Martin DBS Superleggera for the fantasy gift catalogue of American luxury department store chain Neiman Marcus. Only seven of these ultra-rare cars are being offered, selling for a wallet-draining USD700,007 (PHP 36 …

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One by one, Chinese car manufacturers that failed to make their mark locally are re-establishing their presence in the country. Hot on the heels of Geely‘s example, this time, it’s Chery‘s turn to stage a comeback. Partnering with United Asia Automotive Group, Inc. (UAAGI), Chery’s return marks the fourth reintroduction of …

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The third-gen Nissan Navara’s 4×4 N-Warrior trim (sold locally for PHP 1,629,000) is a formidable ute, earning praises from every aisle ever since its release. It’s a popular pickup especially in places where ravenous terrain is the norm, such as in Australia. For those who thought the top-of-the-line pickup can’t …

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Iconic American bike brand Harley-Davidson (HD) announced that it has ceased production–for the meantime–for its first electric motorcycle, the LiveWire, after the discovery of a charging issue during the final quality inspection process. Some bikes have already reached their owners, as Harley-Davidson had already begun shipping them this September. For …

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Funny how a simple thing as learning to drive is considered one of the biggest milestones in life when you’re young. Do you remember the exhilaration you felt when you were able to parallel-park your car for the first time? What about the time you finally got your driver’s license? …

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Sharper, prettier, larger, more fuel efficient, and endowed with tech: if you’ve ever had this picture of the Toyota Yaris in mind, consider your wish granted. The Japanese automotive giant recently unveiled the fourth-generation 2020 Toyota Yaris, and it’s a doozy. “New-generation compact car surpasses its class by offering driving …

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Gazoo Racing, Toyota’s performance development arm, recently turned its attention to a kei car produced by Toyota’s wholly-owned subsidiary Daihatsu, and gave it a hot-rodded spin. Dubbed as the Copen GR Sport, the tiny roadster is slated to make its physical appearance at the upcoming Tokyo Motor Show at the …

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Filipinos love cars, that’s why we have so much of them. We love them so much that we’re willing to forego the perfectly sensible ’20 percent down payment, 5 years to pay’ auto loan and go with even a ‘0 down, 7 years to pay’ variety. Just so we can …

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Subaru Forester

Subaru of America is recalling a total of 366,282 Foresters in all, because the front passenger airbag may not deploy during a crash. The source of the potential issue is a faulty electrical connection in the front passenger seat–part of the Occupant Detection System–which may loosen over time and prevent …

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Hyundai‘s Spanish division launched a provocative new campaign with Olympic athlete and brand ambassador Mireia Belmonte, which puts her in a bubble directly breathing the ‘exhaust fumes’ of the Nexo, Hyundai’s brand-new hydrogen fuel cell SUV. When Hyundai announced the Nexo late last year, many had a hard time believing …

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In case you didn’t know, BMW has drastically altered its iconic kidney grille design into something that looks less like kidneys and more like human lungs (The ‘Iron Lung’ design language?). Unfortunately for the brand, the shift has brought significant backlash, with some calling the new look downright ridiculous. Despite …

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While shopping for a new car, you’ve probably come across the term ‘electronic stability control‘ and wondered what it’s for. To avoid confusion and to ensure you know what you’re buying, Carmudi provides you with key pieces of information about this extremely helpful safety feature. What is electronic stability control? …

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It seems that many of the advanced self-driving technologies equipped in cars today fail to live up to expectations. A recent study conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) found that many drivers remain unconvinced about the effectiveness of lane-centering systems. This comes a week after AAA announced …

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Remember when you asked your dad to buy you a toy, but he couldn’t afford it so he’d build one for you instead? The masterpiece robot, car, or sword that your father came up with was probably made with pieces of wood, sardine cans, plastic bottles, and other waste materials …

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