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The Philippine automotive industry has a tightly-contested subcompact sedan segment. These type of cars are a common sight in local roads due to its reasonable price point, decent body dimensions, and fuel-efficient engines. The 2018 Suzuki Dzire is one of the locally available subcompact sedans. This car is competing against …

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We don’t know about you, but mention the phrase “reliable car” and the first thing that comes to mind is the Toyota Corolla Altis. This car is literally an institution in the automotive world, and has set the gold standard for reliability since it was first introduced as Toyota Corolla more …

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We have to admit–the 2018 Mitsubishi Mirage isn’t for the serious car fanatic who nitpicks each spec for sublime, utter perfection. Instead, this car is for those who begrudgingly force themselves to wake up everyday at 5:00 or 6:00 am, skips breakfast occasionally, and tries to avoid the mad rush of stressed-out …

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The 2018 Toyota Fortuner looks subtly sharper now–and more defined. Now with more length, width, muscle, and grit, this popular SUV doesn’t need long ramblings and descriptions to make its presence known. In fact, you don’t even need to talk about it. Just one look at its imposing stance and …

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2018 Mercedes Benz GLE

The Mercedes-Benz GLE-Class is the car that launched the luxury CUV segment back in 1997. Certainly, the 2018 version has a prestigious heritage to live up to, and to ensure it does, the engineers at Daimler AG made sure that it’s bigger, fancier, safer, and far more upmarket than the …

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It’s been dubbed the cheapest Volkswagen to date. And with the German car brand’s reputation for being expensive, it’s only fair to ask: should we fear the 2018 Volkswagen Santana because of its price? CARMUDI PHILIPPINES takes a look at whether VW’s most affordable offering deserve your hard-earned moolah. First, …

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Subcompact hatchbacks should be on your list if you’re looking for a vehicle that could easily drive through the urban jungle. The dimensions of these type of cars are ideal when you need to tackle tight city streets. Moreover, the power-to-weight ratio of subcompact hatchbacks enable these vehicles to have …

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Aston Martin DB11

Cranking up its looks and performance to 11, the Aston Martin DB11 continues to raise the bar when it comes to packing all the style and power possible into one car. With the V12 version released February last year, a V8 convertible coupe unveiled in October a few months later, …

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The 2018 Nissan Navara is one of the ideal choices in the Philippine market if you’re considering to purchase a brand-new pickup truck. Among the many reasons why the Navara is a good choice is that Nissan has been building pickups for around 80 years, which is a clear indication …

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Cars with high water wading depth are an ideal weapon of choice if you live in a country where sudden downpour leads to flash floods (hello, Philippines). Speaking of which, pickup trucks are one of the vehicles that can drive through floods due to its water wading depth. It is …

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2018 Mini One

The MINI hatchback is one of the world’s most popular small cars. It has already achieved iconic status, and the prestige that precedes it is reason enough to choose this stylish urban rider. Now on its third generation under BMW, this entry-level MINI just keeps getting better and better. Enter the …

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The Nissan Juke is one of–if not, the–most eccentric cars on the market today. It’s unique, that’s for sure. Many even hated the look when it initially came out, but they soon changed their minds with time. That’s the thing about the Juke–it grows on you.  Fortunately, peculiarity isn’t the …

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The Hyundai Santa Fe has become one of the strongest sellers for Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI) in the country. January 2018 sales saw the model’s sales numbers jump by 279 percent compared to the year before, and the unit continues to sell well as the year goes by. Check …

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Seven-seater vehicles are like a blockbuster movie hit in the Philippine market. With its competitive pricing, functionality, and versatility, Filipinos easily fell in love with it. This love affair isn’t a surprise because Pinoys like to travel in groups and have close family ties. The demand for seven-seater cars pushed …

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Bauhaus architecture is known for it–in fact, it’s one of its most basic tenet. “La forma segue la funzione“, or form over function, believes that the shape of the building or object should relate to its purpose. It’s the same with the 2018 Subaru Forester. This vehicle knows a thing …

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