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Hyundai Motor‘s vision of zero carbon emission in its trucks is realized in the company’s recently-unveiled hydrogen-powered fuel cell electric truck, the HDC-6 Neptune. Featuring a futuristic design, Hyundai claims that the truck’s design cues are actually inspired by the past–the 1930s to be exact, with a streamlined bullet shape …

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Kia released a few teaser images of the all-new Kia Optima on Facebook ahead of the sedan’s launch in South Korea later in December. The teased photos reveal a midsize sedan that brings a new look and attitude to the car known as the K5 in its home country. Though …

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After teasing a collaboration with the Star Wars franchise earlier this month, Porsche finally reveals what the tie-up is all about–the German automobile manufacturer is helping build a new ship for the series finale, “The Rise of Skywalker.” Porsche, along with Star Wars-brand owner Disney, plans to unveil the new …

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Porsche and Boeing signed a Memorandum of Understanding to explore the premium urban air mobility market and the extension of urban traffic into airspace. With this partnership, both companies will leverage their unique market strengths and insights to study the future of premium urban air mobility vehicles.   “Porsche is …

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Aston Martin lends its ‘wings’ badge to fellow English brand Brough Superior Motorcycles as the two companies announced their collaboration at the EICMA motorcycle show in Milan, Italy. With the collaboration, the iconic Aston Martin wings will make their first appearance ever on a motorcycle. The partnership looks like a …

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The new flagship of Kawasaki’s Z line bares its bones at the 46th Tokyo Motor Show this week. With 197 hp and 137 Nm coming from its 998 cc supercharged liquid-cooled four-cylinder engine, the H2 is undeniably a Z in every way. Weighing in at 239 kgs, the new bike …

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It was inevitable, really, considering how he helped tested the Toyota Hilux the Japanese carmaker plans to enter at the 2020 Dakar Rally. But Toyota Gazoo Racing has finally made it official as it announced its lineup for the famed rally raid, which includes multi-awarded, multi-discipline driver Fernando Alonso. For …

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There are many pros to owning an SUV: broader visibility, more space, and better road versatility. Of course, if we look at the other side of the coin here, having such a huge size can have one big downside–and that is higher gas emissions. According to the World Energy Outlook …

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The cruise control feature has been around since the ’60s, and since then, has helped take the stress off the foot of many drivers during long stretches of travel. It has even evolved into the adaptive cruise control we now have today, where a vehicle automatically applies the brakes when …

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Two years ago, we reported that white is the most popular paint color in the world. Now, a new study by paint and chemical producer BASF reported that the consumer trend for 2018 and 2019 is leaning towards paint coatings that are in blue shades. This comes as no surprise. We said …

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Mazda MX-30

After years of holding off on producing electric vehicles, Mazda Motor Corporation has finally joined the bandwagon by unveiling its first mass-production electric vehicle, the Mazda MX-30, at the 2019 Tokyo Motor Show. When Mazda held its ‘SkyActiv Technology Forum’ for ASEAN motoring journalists in 2013, the Japanese carmaker believed …

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The Honda Fit, known locally as the Honda Jazz, became the quintessential subcompact hatchback immediately after its local release back in 2005. Its combination of style, space and safety helped it win the hearts and wallets of many Filipinos ever since, and Honda hopes to keep that winning streak running …

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Swedish car brand Volvo recently launched one of the most ambitious plans in the automotive industry, aiming to reduce its lifecycle carbon footprint per car by 40 percent between 2018 and 2025. The said plan is the initial step to becoming a climate-neutral company by 2040. The move came after …

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When Volvo touted its first all-electric offering’s high safety marks early this month, it didn’t yet have a name. With the car’s official release on October 16, the Swedish carmaker has finally announced its formal moniker: The Volvo XC40 Recharge. Volvo pulled the covers on its first fully battery-powered vehicle …

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Following the announcement of the battery-powered Taycan Turbo and Turbo S, Porsche reveals their third car to be given the fully-electric treatment, the Porsche Taycan 4S. Featuring a twin electric motor, the new model is capable of 522 hp, 407 to 463 kms of range (using the Performance battery and …

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