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There’s a common belief that light commercial vehicles are more into function over form. And that’s true for the 2018 Nissan Urvan. The newest version of this popular vehicle remains close to its utilitarian roots despite the design changes. So while it may not wow you and your guests with …

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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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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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Most Filipinos, especially those living in Metro Manila, choose to buy a brand-new or used car because the daily city commute is stressful. It is stressful because Manila’s urban jungle doesn’t have an efficient public transport system. With that in mind, there are several cars available in the Philippine market …

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A plethora of features it may not have; and neither does its strength lie in its safety amenities. But what it lacks for modern conveniences, it more than makes up for performance and efficiency, because at the end of the day, the Hyundai Accent hatchback doesn’t just walk the talk—it …

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The Mitsubishi Montero Sport has enjoyed a long reputation of toughness and great off-road skills on any terrain. This is true–particularly if you choose the 4WD variant. Couple it with good on-road manners and more comfortable and luxurious interiors, and it reveals a softer side that adds a gentler aspect …

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Mitsubishi has finally put the obsolete Adventure to rest and replaced it with the sleeker, more stylish and more premium Mitsubishi Xpander. Unfortunately for the popular Japanese car manufacturer, it’s a bit late into the game, as Toyota, Honda, and Suzuki have beaten it to punch with the Rush, Mobilio, …

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The Honda Jazz (or Honda Fit) is a fun car to drive. What’s more, it manages to balance function, safety, and performance like an expert juggler balancing on a 16-inch alloy wheel platform. And like a good bottle of wine that only grows better with time, it’s something you get …

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Some say that the Toyota Rush is the sibling of the popular Fortuner–a baby Fortuner perhaps. Others say it’s almost like a slightly bigger Avanza (considering they share the same platform), or a rebadged Daihatsu Terios/Taruna. And then, there are those that claim it’s a toned-down version of the RAV …

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It’s an SUV world we live in right now, with car manufacturers left and right trying to one-up each other just get a slice of the lucrative SUV market pie. Projected to take up 50 percent of all car sales by 2020, it’s no wonder why even sports car brands …

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If there’s one thing that Audi is known for, it’s the German manufacturer’s uncanny ability to combine sophistication with an unassuming low profile. Though the Audi A8 L Quattro is very much a top-of-the-line luxury vehicle, it’s not an attention-grabbing magnet like many executive sedans in its class. So if …

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Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI) has a new challenger in the tightly-contested, seven-seater midsize SUV segment in the Philippines. Meet the all-new 2019 Santa Fe, an SUV that’s now in its fourth-generation. This Korean SUV first made its Philippine debut at the Manila International Auto Show (MIAS) last April 2018. …

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The Toyota Land Cruiser 200 commands respect. And it’s not just because its immense size looks imposing on the road. This vehicle has been in existence for more than half a century already, and if its 67-year old heritage is not enough to get your nod, then its performance as …

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Mazda has certainly been making great strides in the motoring world ever since it implemented its signature SkyActiv technology. With every release, Mazda has shown that it can push the envelope of design, performance, fuel economy, and ride experience. As the first fully-SKYACTIV model, the Mazda CX-5 is the Japanese …

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It’s known as the Daihatsu Ayla or Agya in Indonesia and Perodua Axia in Malaysia, but in Brunei, Sri Lanka, and the Philippines, it’s known as the Toyota Wigo. Many tend to underestimate the Wigo, which is a travesty in and of itself.  This car has done far bigger than …

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