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A soundtrack. Yes, you’ve heard it right–a BMW engine soundtrack to be more specific. Let’s include noise in the equation here as well. Believe us, it can be a problem in vehicles–especially the electric or hybrid ones available in the market today. And really, too much or too little can …

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Regular car maintenance is a must to avoid the hassle brought upon by certain car issues. However, sometimes, your ever-reliable car encounters an issue despite trying your best to keep it in tip-top shape. Issues such as engine overheat, a flat tire, or a faulty air conditioner are obviously not …

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Choosing the right vehicle to purchase might be essential for everyone, but choosing which engine to make it move is equally important. Because at the end of the day, no one really likes a hunky piece of metal and rubber taking huge, valuable space doing nothing–except taking valuable space. It’s …

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They’re called different names: gasoline additives, fuel treatments, fuel additives, or gas treatments, but their purpose remains the same: to improve your vehicle’s engine performance. Should you use fuel treatments for your engine? You don’t really need fuel additives if your car’s new (or comes with a new engine). This …

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Peugeot wants to make its cars more eco-friendly as the French automaker revealed its new plug-in hybrid gasoline engines–the Hybrid and Hybrid4. The new plug-in hybrid engines are available for the Peugeot 3008 SUV, all-new 508 and 508 SW by 2019. The Hybrid engines feature several driving modes such as …

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Prevention is better than cure and this is the reason why you should never take regular car maintenance for granted. There are several things every car owners should check in order to keep their vehicles in good running condition. Aside from checking the tire pressure, condition of lights, and coolant …

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With the busy urban jungle lifestyle, some of us tend to forget the basic things in life such as doing a regular car maintenance. However, taking basic things for granted can lead to an uneventful scenario. This is why it is recommended to take car maintenance seriously, especially if you …

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Toyota Motor Corporation and Isuzu Motor Limited announced that their 12-year-old capital tie-up on joint diesel development has ended. The two Japanese automakers decided to put an end to its partnership due to the current trend of the global market, which demands more eco-friendly vehicles. Toyota and Isuzu signed an …

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You might think that the engine is the most important component of a vehicle, but if there’s no fuel pump to do its work, then your engine’s practically useless. This often underappreciated car part is the one that supplies the needed fuel to power your car engine. Without it, even …

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How can something good-looking be powerful? Just ask the 2019 Mazda MX-5. This uber popular and lovable roadster has gotten a significant power surge from its engineers, now boosting a hefty 181 hp (and 205 Nm of torque) from its original 155-hp engine. Still, this isn’t really the sole purpose …

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Imagine buying a car where the engine allows you to get the best of what gasoline and diesel can offer. The result: an extremely thermally-efficient engine that leads to increased engine power, better fuel efficiency (especially for low emission semi-trucks and off-highway vehicles), and cleaner emissions. Its name? The Reactivity …

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Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corporation (PSPC) has introduced the Helix Ultra engine oil, which is said to be developed using “ground breaking technology” to “meet every motorists’ needs.” The company adds that the Helix Ultra delivers better engine performance and protection. The statements mentioned above are a bit vague. As such, …

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One of the most expensive car parts to replace is your car’s engine. For instance, a full, serious, blown-out engine will require you to shell out the following expenses: Standard repair service charge: P20,000+ Piston rings: P900 to 2000 per piece (four pieces are needed here) Pistons: P2,500 to P4,600 …

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