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Mazda is planning to reveal its first battery-powered vehicle at next month’s Tokyo Motor Show, reports say. News of the Japanese car manufacturer’s plans for an electric vehicle (EV) has been circulating around since June of this year, when Mazda CEO Akira Marumoto told reporters that their first EV offering …

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Mitsubishi Motors has announced that it will reveal a new plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) concept at the 46th Tokyo Motor Show. No performance details have been released on the yet-unnamed vehicle, but the Japanese car manufacturer describes the unit as “an electric SUV that delivers unparalleled driving pleasure and …

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Automobili Lamborghini enjoys immense popularity on YouTube. How popular, you may ask? Well, the Italian car maker’s number of subscribers on that particular social media channel has now exceeded the one-million mark. To celebrate the momentous occasion, YouTube presented Lamborghini with the ‘Gold Creator Award,’ a special citation given to …

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Getting their first car is a rite of passage for many teens–helping them transition to adulthood and bigger responsibilities. Of course, the ‘sweetness’ of the car your parents end up giving you depends largely on how fat their bank accounts are. So what car do you get your son for …

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Baguio City Mayor Benjamin Magalong said he is seriously considering the proposed three-year closure plan for Kennon Road to make way for its total rehabilitation. “I’m glad na finally pinag-iisapan nila isara ‘yan ng three years,” Magalong said in a radio interview. Magalong said that the local government was able …

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Drone strikes said to be initiated by Iran attacked an oil processing facility in Saudi Arabia on Saturday, September 14. The attack destroyed 5.7 million barrels of crude oil, which amounts to 50 percent of the Middle Eastern kingdom’s daily oil production. The strikes, which came at dawn, hit the …

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Crossovers and SUVs have certainly become robust segments in the local automotive industry, with every major player making sure they have models in both categories. Ford’s mid-size SUV, the Ford Everest, is one of the more popular choices in the Philippine market today. We show you why in this 2020 …

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If you’re one to think of parking lots as your own personal garage rather than a space you share with plenty of other drivers, you better hope you don’t come across employees like these ones from Argentina the next time you badly park your car in a commercial establishment. Someone …

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MINI cars are easily distinguishable as is, but if you want your little city car to stand out from the other 10 million MINIs out there, these new Original Accessory floating hubcaps will certainly do the trick. The caps are available in two versions, either with the MINI or John Cooper Works emblem. …

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Genesis Motor, the independent luxury vehicle division of Hyundai Motor Group, saw its concept car win a top award at the 2019 International Design Excellence Awards held at the IDEA Ceremony last August 21 in Chicago. The prototype car, dubbed the Essentia Concept, won the Gold Award for Automotive and …

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Kia Motors made its presence felt in the e-sports arena when it sponsored the League of Legends European Championship (LEC) Summer Finals 2019 in Athens for the first time. As the event’s official partner, Kia took the opportunity to showcase its all-new Kia Ceed and latest Kia Sportage models while …

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The latest Land Rover Defender offers its owners with a gamut of ways to customize their ride. For dog lovers out there, know that the 2020 version of the ultimate off-roader has got some excellent treats for your furry four-legged family members. The Pet Care and Access Pack–one of the …

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The Caltex Havoline autoPro network added to its growing list of workshops with the opening of its latest service center in Banawe, Quezon City. The latest Caltex Havoline autoPro workshop, the fifth in the nation, is strategically situated in what is widely considered the national hub of spare parts and …

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While many automakers have adapted their infotainment systems to accommodate both Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, Toyota has consistently been stubborn on the issue, and along with BMW, has opted to hold out on incorporating these interfaces into its cars for the longest time. This week, Toyota has finally given …

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Audi launched two new products at the 2019 International Motor Show Germany, otherwise known as the Frankfurt Motor Show. One is the Audi RS 7 Sportback, and the other is the AI:TRAIL Concept. Additionally, Audi will also unveil the e-tron FE06 to the public for the first time. The new …

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