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The oil catch can is an aftermarket device that’s attached into the car’s cam/crankcase ventilation system. If you’ve ever seen the engine bay of a highly-modified car, you may have seen one of these mechanisms up close and wondered what they’re for. Here’s how they work, and why you might …

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Is the summer heat taking its toll on your car comfort? These days, it can get so hot that even with the air-conditioner on full blast, the sun’s rays can still manage to irritate. There’s actually a practical and inexpensive way for you to protect yourself from the sun’s glare …

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ACDelco, one of the forerunners in the automotive aftermarket parts industry, has expressed confidence with its latest partner in the Philippines in taking on the the Japanese market with its wide array of offerings. During an interview at the 2019 Manila International Auto Show (MIAS), Rommel Ramos, area aftersales leader …

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Planning an out-of-town trip this summer? If you need more cargo carrying capacity for your car, or if you want to keep your wares protected in a truck bed, then a Coleman All-Weather Storage Bag will do you good. With it, you can free up a lot of room in …

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Summer is fast approaching, which means you’ll soon be using your car’s AC more to keep yourself cool and get some relief from the heat while on the road. Unfortunately, turning up the blower and lowering the temperature puts more stress on your engine and battery, resulting in higher fuel …

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Aftermarket brake pads offer a lot of advantages over OEM (original equipment manufacturer) brake pads. More often than not, they are less prone to brake fade, offer shorter stopping distances, and provide a more consistent pedal feel than their OEM equivalents. Much more if they’re manufactured by a highly trusted …

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For the beginner automotive enthusiast, aftermarket exhaust systems are an attractive vehicle enhancement. Not only do they catch the eye, but the ears as well. Most aftermarket exhaust systems are available in ready-to-install kits, but not all kits are equal. Before you set your mind on purchasing an exhaust kit, …

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2017 Manila Auto Salon

Following numerous complaints about the Land Transportation Office (LTO)–and more recently, the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA)–suddenly apprehending 4×4 vehicles for what the law enforcement officials are calling “illegal modifications” on “modified vehicles,” the Department of Transportation (DOTr) has stepped in to clarify the issue for the benefit of the …

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Subaru WRX

Your car may look great as it is, but if you want to improve the look or give it your own personal flair, fiberglass body kits are among your most popular options toward this end. It’s been used by racers in most racing circuits because of its amazing properties, but …

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2nd PhilAPEX

The local car parts manufacturing industry is once again showcasing its products at the 2nd Philippine Auto & Parts Expo (PhilAPEX) which runs until today, August 10, at the SMX Convention Center in the SM Mall of Asia complex in Pasay City. First staged last year at the Philippine Trade …

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Drive+ Car Care Center

Targeted to provide utmost and quality service without spending much, Drive+, the true home of car care experts in the Philippines, formally announced its opening last August 2. Leading the ribbon cutting ceremonies of the Drive+ Car Care Center were Brand Manager, Jason Manabat, and Peter Hoffman, the former Asia-Pacific …

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car park

Nowadays, a dashcam is practically a necessity. But what about backup cameras? Though they don’t get as much traction as their forward-facing cousins, there’s no denying that these ‘eyes on your six’ are every bit as useful. Many modern car models–especially those that belong to upper trims–already come equipped with …

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2018 Trans Sport Show

The 2018 edition of the Trans Sport Show–now on its 27th iteration–is happening this weekend at the SMX Mall of Asia Convention Center. Just in case you need a reason to go to the country’s longest-running motor show, we’ve taken the liberty of showing you some of the cars you’ll …

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Maztech Philippines

Bermaz Auto Philippines, the exclusive distributor of Mazda vehicles and parts in the country, recently conducted the 4th Maztech Philippines Customer Service Skills Competition last December 2, 2017 at the Philippine Trade Training Center in Pasay City. The annual skills competition is designed to promote camaraderie and showcase the talents, …

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IIMS 2017

The 2017 Indonesia International Motor Show isn’t just about brand-new cars and motorcycles; a significant area of the JIExpo (Jakarta International Expo) Kemayoran is actually dedicated to modified cars and motorcycles, with one section of the venue set aside exclusively for the Live Builder Show where custom motorcycles are actually built and …

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