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Idris Elba is most famously known for playing Heimdall in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. What’s more, he’s known to have played pivotal roles in popular films like the Pacific Rim, Thor,  Star Trek:  Beyond, and Hobbes and Shaw (Fast and Furious).  But beyond the silver screen, the British actor’s versatility …

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Mitsubishi gives its bestselling vehicle a mild refresh for 2020 that includes new tech features and slight updates both inside and out. Without breaking the PHP2 million barrier in both of its available trims, Mitsubishi’s sporty seven-seater is easily one of the most affordable SUV options available, pound-for-pound. Check out …

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Sharper, prettier, larger, more fuel efficient, and endowed with tech: if you’ve ever had this picture of the Toyota Yaris in mind, consider your wish granted. The Japanese automotive giant recently unveiled the fourth-generation 2020 Toyota Yaris, and it’s a doozy. “New-generation compact car surpasses its class by offering driving …

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Volvo is practically synonymous with safety, and the Swedish marque ensures its latest offering–the XC40 electric SUV–perfectly encapsulates what the brand is known for. Set to arrive next month, Volvo’s first fully-electric vehicle builds on the stellar safety standards of the original XC40. However, due to the absence of an …

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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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Audi launched two new products at the 2019 International Motor Show Germany, otherwise known as the Frankfurt Motor Show. One is the Audi RS 7 Sportback, and the other is the AI:TRAIL Concept. Additionally, Audi will also unveil the e-tron FE06 to the public for the first time. The new …

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The Golden Bow Tie has finally removed the covers on the 2020 C8 Chevrolet Corvette, and it’s a doozy. Widely known as America’s sports car, the latest ‘Vette looks poised to conquer not only the American market, but the globe as well. The 2020 Corvette–which comes in Stingray form–distances itself …

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Months after its big reveal at the 2018 Paris Motor Show, the BMW 3 Series finally finds its way to the Philippine automotive market. The 2019 BMW Series, which was two years in the making, brings forth the German brand’s latest styling and tech direction for its flagship sedan. The …

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2019 Geneva Motor Show

The Geneva International Motor Show is arguably the most important car show in the world. Perhaps because Switzerland has always been considered ‘neutral ground’ by everyone, most carmakers use the annual event to reveal their newest projects, from small-scale manufacturers like Koenigsegg with the Jesko to industrial giants like Toyota …

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2019 Suzuki Jimny

Depending on how you look at it, it’s either the long wait is over or it came in ahead of time. That’s because after nine months of clamoring for it since it first broke cover in June 2018 to finally receiving it in March 2019–or four to five months ahead …

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The 2019 Chicago Auto Show opened its doors to the public this weekend, less than a month after the Detroit Auto Show–or the North American International Auto Show, as it’s officially known. With just a few weeks separating the two shows, you’d think there won’t be anything new to see …

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Kia Soluto

As promised back in December 2018, Kia, the Korean carmaker that has been in the doldrums for the past couple of years, has been relaunched by the Ayala Group yesterday, January 30. Now operating under the auspices of AC Industrials, a wholly owned subsidiary of Ayala Corporation (AC), Kia Philippines …

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2019 Mitsubishi Strada

Mitsubishi Motors Philippines has launched the updated Mitsubishi Strada, and the changes have been very thorough. Already evident is the new face as it adopts not just the ‘Dynamic Shield’ front fascia of the Montero Sport–tying up its looks with the Mitsubishi Xpander as well–but also its teardrop taillight design. …

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Mitsubishi Strada

Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corp. (MMPC) will launch the updated Mitsubishi Strada midsize pickup today, and just like we did with an MPV that was launched earlier this week, we got in touch with our friends from different dealerships to ask around if they have the prices for it already. Ever-dependable …

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Subaru Forester

Motor Image Pilipinas Inc., the authorized distributor of Subaru vehicles in the Philippines, has officially launched the all-new, fifth-generation Subaru Forester. Built on the Subaru Global Platform, a new chassis that Subaru claims is more rigid and thus more responsive but also lighter which provides for a more comfortable ride, …

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