Top-selling models of Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation (MMPC) and Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) were proclaimed as the ‘2019-2020 Auto Focus Automobile of the Year’ (AOY) in their respective Standard and Premium/Luxury categories at the Awards Night of the 2019-2020 Auto Focus People’s Choice Awards (AFPCA) held Wednesday evening, October 16, …

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If you can, fill up on fuel tomorrow as petroleum companies have started to announce a rollback on their products then. First to announce the rollback at around 8 AM today is independent oil company PTT Philippines, with its gasoline prices going down by PHP0.25 per liter and diesel at …

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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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German auto brand Volkswagen has expanded it footprint in the Philippines after inaugurating its ninth dealership in the country. Through its local distributor Volkswagen Philippines–in partnership with Greencars Mindanao Corporation (GMC)–the carmaker opened the latest dealership in Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental. Situated along Pueblo Business Park at the …

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The first batch of the much-awaited Kia Seltos is already in the Philippines, with around 100 units arriving in the country last October 12. Earlier, CARMUDI PHILIPPINES shared the Seltos’ prices prior to its November 6 unveiling. Kia Philippines has also announced that a PHP50, 000 discount will be given …

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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 Land Transportation Office’s (LTO) in Central Visayas now has a newly-built lounge for clients with special needs. Named ‘Malasakit Lounge,’ it’s exclusively open to senior citizens, pregnant and nursing mothers, overseas Filipino workers, and persons with disabilities who transact business with the LTO Operations Division and for car registration …

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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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Bad news for commuters who use the R1 Expressway: Starting October 24, 2019, the Cavitex Infrastructure Corporation (CIC) will charge new toll fees for motorists who will use the 2.2-kilometer segment 1 of CAVITEX-C5 Link South Expressway that runs along Coastal Road in Paranaque. This came following the petition for …

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With its inventive spirit, MINI continues to turn heads with its iconic design both on and off the track. MINI celebrates its 60th birthday this year, and to this day, there is no other brand quite like it. To commemorate this landmark occasion, MINI Philippines will be celebrating ’60 Years …

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What happened to the cute Honda Jazz we’ve grown to like over the years? Has it grown up? Perhaps it realized that after four generations of looking bubbly and charming, it needs to build a bit of lean muscle and look more grown-up. Yes, a couple of heftiness won’t hurt …

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Angkas

Let’s face it: with traffic congestion happening in the country today, commuters will find ways to arrive to their destination on time–even if it means hitching a ride on motorcycles-for-hire–or what many refer to as “habal-habals.” Yet despite being an accepted mode of transport for many Filipino commuters today, these …

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The Police Regional Office 3 (Central Luzon) received a big boost in its anti-criminality efforts after accepting 36 newly-acquired Honda XRM motorcycles from the Philippine National Police’s (PNP) Logistics Support Service. The new motorcycles will be distributed to the seven police provincial offices of the region as part of the capability …

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The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) has started the widening of the main road leading to Lake Sebu town in South Cotabato to improve access to top tourist destinations in the area. Eddie Amir, head of South Cotabato’s 1st District Engineering Office, said the PHP95-million project is one …

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