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President Rodrigo Duterte is set to announce the suspension of the scheduled oil excise tax hike for 2019, as crude oil prices in the international market have reached critical levels. “Today’s price and multiple estimates of crude prices over the next two months show that the average price will stay …

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Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) is proud to announce its partnership with Grab, the leading online-to-offline mobile platform in Southeast Asia. What started as an initiative by Grab to aid its drivers and micro-entrepreneurs into having an easier and faster way of securing their own vehicles has become a venture of …

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Toyota Prius

Toyota Motor Philippines is recalling has issued an advisory regarding a special service campaign for the engine wire harness of certain Toyota Prius models. The said recall campaign affects 82 Toyota Prius models sold locally that were assembled between November 27, 2015 to September 27, 2017. According to the Japanese …

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In support of the growing automotive industry in the Philippines, the Department of Trade and Industry–Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions (DTI-CITEM), sent a delegation to participate in the Automechanika Frankfurt, the world’s biggest automotive aftermarket event, held from September 11 to 15, 2015 at the Messe Frankfurt in …

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The Senate has started the process of ironing out the details of a bill which would require prospective vehicle owners to present proof that they have a parking space for the new vehicle, a bill which Senator Win Gatchalian believes will help ease traffic congestion in the country. The Senate …

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Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corp. (MMPC) announced that its truck brand Fuso will participate at the seventh Philippine International Motor Show (PIMS). Fuso is all set to highlight its fleet of trucks and buses at the upcoming PIMS. Fuso said in a statement that its display in PIMS will allow showgoers …

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The first phase of C5 South Link Expressway will be operational by March 2019—three months ahead of its planned delivery date on June next year. “CIC is nearly halfway in terms of construction accomplishment. They are currently working on the 2.2-kilometer Segment 3A-1 from SLEX/C5 Road to Merville, crossing on …

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The Covenant Car Company (TCCCI), the official distributor of Chevrolet and Volvo cars in the Philippines, announced on Thursday, October 11, that it is now the exclusive importer of the MG (Morris Garages) brand of vehicles as well. With the addition of MG to its lineup, TCCCI announced that it …

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Ford Driving Skills for Life

As the saying goes, safety starts at home. From looking both ways before we cross the road to handing over a pair of scissors by holding them by the closed blades, safety is one of the very first things taught to use by our parents. As Ford Philippines marks the …

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This November, Toyota Motor Philippines is bringing back one of the most-awaited celebrations of beautiful music and talent in the Toyota Classics 2018. Now on its 19th rendition, enjoy a delightful performance by the internationally-renowned Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment (OAE) from London under the baton of conductor and …

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Good news to all motorists traveling south of Metro Manila. The Southern Tagalog Arterial Road (STAR) Tollway‘s RFID system is now fully-operational starting this October. Now, passengers have the option to use the regular cash lanes available at the tollway, or they can also use the Radio-Frequency Identification (RFID) tag …

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House Bill 7774, otherwise known as the Taxi Passenger Rights Bill, has been approved on its third and final reading this Monday, October 8. The bill, which seeks to establish transportation service standards to address the basic right of taxis, tourist car transport services (TCTS), and other vehicles for hire …

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Following an 8.1 percent month-over-month (MoM) growth in August, the Philippine auto industry saw another uptick in MoM sales this September 2018, albeit at a measly 2.6 percent, selling 31,116 units this month against the previous month’s 30,313 units. The results were posted in a joint report by the Chamber …

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Petron Typhoon Ompong

Nearly 3,000 families in Cagayan Province and Ilocos Norte, the areas hardest hit by Typhoon Ompong, were given assistance by Petron Corporation through its service station network in Northern Luzon. Around 30 Petron service station dealers spearheaded on October 4 the distribution of 10 kilos of rice per family in …

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Caltex Fuel Your School

With the academe, government, private sector and community all involved, almost 52,000 public high school students and 1,781 of their teachers will be able to use 21st century learning tools as they study Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). The days of learning calculus and physics with Manila paper and …

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