The Automobile Association Philippines (AAP) held its 24th annual Motor Sport Awards at the recently-concluded 2019 Manila International Auto Show. As the summer season marks the starts of the new racing calendar for various motorsport disciplines throughout the country, AAP honors the drivers who have made their mark in the …

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Mazda-AAP-MSDP

Bermaz Auto Philippines (BAP), the exclusive distributor of Mazda vehicles and parts in the country, and the Automobile Association Philippines (AAP), the country’s oldest and biggest auto club, renew their partnership to train, develop and discover young drivers in the field of motorsports. For 2019, Mazda Philippines hands over a …

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Ivan Isada

Racecar driver and two-time National Rally Champion Ivan Isada is now the Automobile Association Philippines’ (AAP) Motorsports Manager, taking over the helm held for 13 years by Mark Desales, as the latter moves up the organization as its new Chief Operations Officer. The AAP is the only local auto club affiliated …

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The leadership of the Automobile Association Philippines (AAP) expressed concern over the government’s move to get Euro 2-quality  diesel to curb the effects of oil price hikes in the country. In an interview, AAP President Gus Lagman said that getting a lower Euro 2 diesel can have an adverse effect …

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Hyundai H350

Hyundai Asia Resources Inc. (HARI), represented by its luxury Hyundai H350 van and by the Hyundai Grand Starex, shone once again on the global stage as an Official Vehicle Partner of the 2018 FIA Sport Conference, organized by the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) in collaboration with the Automobile Association …

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Mitsubishi Xpander

The Mitsubishi Xpander is the most fuel efficient car in its class, according to the results of a new test overseen by the Automobile Association Philippines (AAP). Two Xpander variants–a GLX MT and a GLS Sport AT–were driven simultaneously with four other competitive models along the Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway (SCTEX) and …

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AAP Towing Service

Due to the Bureau of Internal Revenue‘s (BIR) reclassifying of the Automobile Association Philippines‘ (AAP) tax status as a value-added taxable entity, the organization has had to adjust the rates for the services it offers as the exclusive towing provider of the North Luzon Expressway (NLEX) and the Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway …

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FIA Sport Conference 2018

The Automobile Association Philippines (AAP), which represents the Federation Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) as the national sporting authority, has signed San Miguel Corporation (SMC), Petron Corporation, and BMW Philippines as partners for the upcoming FIA Sport Conference 2018. To be held in the Philippines for the very first time, the …

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Ford Everest

The Ford Everest was among the top fuel efficient vehicles in the recently-concluded Petron TriAction Performance Run–Diesel Edition. The Ford Everest landed on the 3rd spot among 10 participating vehicles with a fuel mileage achievement of 27.21 km/L. It was also one of the most improved in terms of fuel …

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Felipe Massa

The Philippines, through the Automobile Association Philippines (AAP) with the support of the Department of Tourism (DOT), will host the FIA (Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile) Sport Conference 2018 and gracing the event will be former Formula 1 driver Felipe Massa. Massa–who retired from the sport after the 2017 season, took …

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Online car platform Carmudi Philippines and the Automobile Association Philippines (AAP), the country’s biggest and oldest auto club, has forged a partnership that aims to promote safer mobility for brand-new and second-hand car owners. Last February 20, Carmudi Philippines Managing Director Abhi Mohan and AAP President Gus Lagman signed a …

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The Society of Philippine Motoring Journalists (SPMJ) recognized the outstanding corporate social responsibility (CSR) programs in the automotive industry at the first-ever “Driven To Serve Awards” held last February at the Ceremonial Hall of the Marriott Grand Ballroom of the Resorts World Manila. The winners are as follows:   ROAD …

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