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The future looks bright and electrifying as numerous manufacturers are bringing to our shores their various offeringss for sustainable and greener mobility. For one, the Public Utility Vehicle  Modernization Program (PUVMP) is targeting to upgrade some 200,000 public utility jeepneys over the next six years. In the said project, manufacturers …

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Here’s one question: if there’s an airbag to protect you and your passenger inside, how come there aren’t any airbags to protect your vehicle outside? Well, ZF Friedrichshafen AG has developed this type of technology at last. Introduced last year at the Airbag 2018 Symposium in Germany, these external airbags …

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Did you know that the first-ever license plates were made from porcelain that was baked over ceramic and iron? It was then followed by leather and wood. What’s more, did you know that during World War 1, license plate makers had to resort to soybean-based fiberboard license plates because metal …

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If you think waiting for the final season of Game of Thrones was as excruciating as the torture scene of Ramsay Bolton and Theon Greyjoy, then perhaps you haven’t talked to Enrico Galliera. He is the commercial and marketing head of Ferrari, and offers a real glimpse as to what …

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Rally racing in the Philippines is making a remarkable resurgence, with a boost coming from enthusiasts that stage events to ensure the sport would gain traction anew. After more than a decade of absence in the local scene, the discipline is slowing and surely creeping in with the Philippine Rallycross …

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No one can deny the importance of tires. But honestly, they’re so common and plain these days–once you’ve seen one, you’ve seen all, right? Wrong. Truth is, technology has kept up with modern wheels and have produced remarkable ones that are truly impressive, to say the least. Here are some …

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So, you’re thinking of buying a phone mount for your vehicle? You probably think it’s easy; and of course it is–if you’re only buying the standard ones that are available in the market today. When choosing a phone mount for your car, there are three things you need to consider: …

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Making an impact involves big gestures–the first step of man on the moon, the jet writing in the sky, and front-page headlines with dramatic images. Meaningful impact, however, can come in different shapes and sizes. Usually, it starts with small and sincere steps aimed at bettering people and helping the …

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Honda Civic Type R

After ten generations, the Honda Civic has managed to remain one of the most popular cars in the market. Over the years, Honda’s flagship four-door has consistently delivered the perfect balance of modern style, fuel-efficient performance, and cutting-edge automotive technology into one reliable, affordable and feature-rich package. It’s worth noting …

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Republic Act 11229, also known as the Child Safety in Motor Vehicles Act, clearly states that passengers under are 12 years old and under 150 cm tall are obliged to be riding in a child car seat. The recently-enacted law, which was signed by President Rodrigo Duterte last February 22, …

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Arnold Schwarzenegger might have retired his Terminator persona a long time ago and gone to politics, but who says he can’t be a car salesman/environmentalist as well? According to MotorAuthority, Schwarzenegger went undercover as Howard Kleiner, a used car salesman in the comedy series entitled: “Kicking Gas”. His goal was …

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Taking your driver’s license tests soon or perhaps you’re a veteran driver who’s forgotten what those road signs and markings on the road mean? Well, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) and the Land Transportation Office (LTO) has some good news for you as they recently released a primer that’s simply …

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Standard Insurance has become one of the household names in the non-life insurance industry. Many identify the company with cars, which is one of its strongholds, but last April, it partnered with the M1 Freedom Party to show that it’s not just all work and that it knows how to …

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Top non-life insurer Standard Insurance shows its love not just for our possessions but of maritime life as it took part in the Chairman’s Cup Regatta 2019. The inaugural Chairman’s Cup Regatta was organized by the Subic Sailing Club. Subic Sailing Club Executive Director Zedrik Avecilla said that the inaugural …

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Chevrolet launched its Corvette Stingray in the Philippines. Not only is the iconic nameplate highly coveted by fans of performance cars, it also has a history of fetching more than USD1 million at collector car auctions, often for the benefit of charities. That means buying a Corvette could prove a …

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