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Korean car brand Ssangyong is still showing its teeth in the Philippine market as they approach yearend as they have just launched their latest version of the Korando in the market. The all-new Korando– launched at the AutoFocus Test Drive Festival–completed the local diesel-powered lineup. Japeth Castillo, President of Ssangyong …

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Ford Philippines has just announced the coming of their  upcoming model, Ford Transit.  Carmudi Philippines got the invites for for the launching of the upcoming model and we are definitely eager beavers about it. The launch will be made on November 27 and we will surely be providing information to …

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The Department of Transportation (DOTr), in the strongest terms, belies claims that the Build, Build, Build (BBB) program of the government is a dismal failure. In a statement, the agency noted that BBB is comprised of thousands of infrastructure projects, majority of which have already started or have been completed. …

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Senator Franklin Drilon claimed that the Build, Build, Build Program of President Rodrigo Duterte is a “dismal failure“. According to Drilon, the administration’s program is a dismal failure as nine out of 75 projects started construction. “That is only 2 percent of the total,” Drilon was quoted as saying. However, …

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Planning to watch the opening ceremony of the 2019 SEA Games this November 30? Then it’s a good  idea to use point-to-point (P2P) buses that will take you to the the Philippine Arena in Sta. Maria, Bulacan to avoid traffic congestion. This is according to a radio interview with Metropolitan Manila …

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Porsche continues to extend its lead in the 2019/2020 FIA World Endurance Sports Car Championship. This as Porsche drivers scored double podium finishes at Shanghai International Circuit, where the third round of the championship was held on November 10. Porsche was already leading the World Endurance Championship (WEC) points standings …

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The Philippines is home to some of the best off roading experiences an adventurous driver could have. From the Rice Terraces in Banaue, Ifugao to the extremely treacherous tracks in Iligan City, Soccskargen, going off road is only advisable if you’re both prepared and skilled in maneuvering your vehicle. And …

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With automakers constantly changing and updating their lineup, more and more cars get better and better. Cool, new features and updated safety tech equipment seem to be the rage these days. Along with this, it seems as if a lot of manual transmission cars get replaced by those with automatic …

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Good news for South Luzon! A temporary steel on-ramp will be put up to connect the Alabang viaduct to the Skyway. In statement from the San Miguel Corporation quoting its president and chief operating officer Ramon Ang, the ramp will be operational starting December 1.  Such move is expected to significantly improve traffic …

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People travelling southern part of Quezon Province towards Bicol Region will get to their destination quickly and safely with the opening of another bypass road in the Fourth Congressional District of Quezon. Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Secretary Mark Villar formally opened to vehicular traffic on Friday the …

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Local automotive titan Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) has just announced its inventory clear-out sale this month. The promo, dubbed as November Price Knockdown promo, will provide massive discounts and exclusive packages on eleven (11) of Toyota’s best-selling models: Vios, Innova, Fortuner, Avanza, Corolla Altis, Hiace, Wigo, RAV4, Yaris, Hilux, and …

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Subaru has been a household name for all-wheel-drive vehicles–particularly the WRX STi and Impreza, if names have to mentioned. But it has also provided some good family-centric runabout just like the Forester and for this review, the XV GT edition. The Subaru XV GT edition, which was locally introduced at …

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The premium in cars is not just about getting a fancy interior. It’s a contributing factor, yes but, it is not the tell-all when it comes to getting your money’s worth. Korean car brand SsangYong fielded the SsangYong Tivoli Premium Sport to take on the challenge of providing class and …

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The subcompact sedan category has always been one of the busiest markets in the local automotive scene. But it seems that despite the crowded market that it is already, everybody wants to take a piece of that pie. Take the case of the Kia Soluto as an example. The Soluto …

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There’s no denying that the market–the Philippines or otherwise– loves SUVs. It’s even been predicted that by 2023–which is only four years away–the biggest automotive markets in the world will have as much as 90 mainstream and crossover SUV models, along with 90 luxury models. Even a huge carmaker like …

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