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Think collisions only involve the car and the passengers inside? Think again. Some collisions also involve passengers colliding with each other. Also called ‘secondary” impacts,’ the European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association reported that this passenger collision is accountable for 45 percent of the head injuries in side-impact collisions. The Hyundai Motor …

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A year ago, on September 2018, Lexus unveiled the Lexus LY 650, a yacht that it co-developed with Marquis Yachts and was inspired by the Lexus Sport Yacht Concept it unveiled in January 2017. At that time, Lexus said that the first completed production-version will be finished in the second half …

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The Audi RS Q3 returns with even more power. Imbued with the same turbocharged 2.5-liter five-cylinder engine found in the RS3 and TT RS, the new RS Sportback version of the crossover now makes 394 hp and 480 Nm of torque—up by 59 hp and 40 Nm from the previous …

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Michelin Chief Representative to the Philippines, Michael Nunag, has announced that Sony PlayStation has selected Michelin as the “official tire technology partner” for its “Gran Turismo” franchise, the best and most authentic driving game. Under the multi-year agreement, Michelin becomes the “official tire supplier” of the FIA-Certified Gran Turismo Championships, …

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It has always been the resiliency of the Filipinos that take them to new heights same as the case of the two riders who fought over their recent win at Round 6 of the Asia Road Racing Championship. Prior to them joining–and eventually bagging the overall lead in the standings–Masato …

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Toyota and Subaru have agreed to a new business alliance “with the aim of further developing and strengthening their long-term partnership,” starting with the “joint development of the next-generation Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ.” In addition, both companies will also jointly-develop all-wheel-drive models “that offer the ultimate sensation in all-wheel …

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The 2019 Tokyo Motor Show is going to be a special one for Subaru as it says ‘Hello’ to an all-new model and ‘Goodbye’ to an iconic engine. Saying ‘Hello’ will be the all-new, second-generation Subaru Levorg, albeit in its production prototype guise. “Taking full advantage of its latest technologies, …

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In line with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles’ (FCA) EUR5-billion investment program for Italy, Maserati announces its innovation plan for production, electrification, and autonomous driving technologies. With regards to production, Maserati announces plans for its lineup of new and electrified products at Modena, Cassino and Turin (Mirafiori and Grugliasco). All of Maserati’s …

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How a vehicle is parked can be a big deal. This is especially true if it’s seen in an iconic album from The Beatles. Take the case of the white Volkswagen Beetle that appears in The Beatles’ iconic “Abbey Road” album. If you look really close at it, you’ll notice …

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Whoever thought that the era-defining box-type design of the ’80s would make a comeback in today’s sleek- and curvy-centric times? The Toyota HiAce, Mahindra Enforcer and Suzuki Jimny has certainly enjoyed robust sales with the style revival, and now a Michigan startup vehicle company, Bollinger Motors, is also cashing in …

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Hollywood actor Samuel L. Jackson, along with a host of other celebrities, are lending their voice for Amazon’s virtual assistant Alexa later this year, the tech company announced on Wednesday, September 25. The voice assistant will also be made available to General Motors (GM) vehicle models from 2018 onward starting …

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As local oil prices went up by as much as PHP2 yesterday, September 24, following the attack on two oil processing facilities in Saudia Arabia in the early morning hours of September 14, the prices in the global market went down as as investors’ worries eased with news that the …

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For the first time ever, Ford is offering aftermarket leveling kits for the Ford Ranger and the Ford F-150 “for even better off-road performance and greater vehicle customization.” “Ford Performance Parts developed these kits to make the off-road experience even better for our Ranger and F-150 customers,” said Eric Cin, …

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INEOS Automotive, “a subsidiary of INEOS Group, a leading manufacturer of petrochemicals, speciality chemicals, and oil products” has revealed that it is creating what could possibly be the true spiritual defender of the classic Land Rover Defender. Although Land Rover debuted the next-generation Defender at the recent Frankfurt Motor Show, …

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After successfully dipping its fingers in e-sports, Kia Motors involves itself in a physical sporting event–the most popular in the world, to be precise. As an official partner of the 2019/20 Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) Europe League season, the South Korean car brand launched a series of marketing …

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