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You can save money when driving your motorcycle; in fact, you actually save money even before you drive it. Allow us to give you an example: Right now, a new Yamaha Mio Sporty costs around PHP68,000 in the Philippines, and a Yamaha MIO Soul i 125/s costs around PHP80,000. Its …

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Do you think you have what it takes to squeeze out the most mileage from the Isuzu mu-X SUV or Isuzu D-MAX pickup? If you do, then head on over to your nearest Isuzu dealership and pit your fuel-efficiency skills against other drivers in Isuzu Philippines Corporation’s “2018 Isuzu Fuel …

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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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Pickup trucks may not be the most fuel-efficient vehicles today, but that doesn’t mean there are those rare ones that offer great mileage as well. The recent Department of Energy’s (DOE) Fuel Economy Run last November 20-22, 2017 at Clark Pampanga proves just that. The results showed several pickup trucks …

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2017 DOE-Petron Eco Run

A few days ago, we released the initial results of the 2017 Department of Energy (DOE)-Petron Eco Run, in which 52 vehicles–equally split between the diesel- and gasoline-powered ones–participated in, with the 2.0-liter SsangYong Rodius topping the former at 33.12 kilometers/liter (km/L) and the 1.3-liter Kia Picanto leading the latter …

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It’s amazing that Honda’s founder, Sochiro Honda, grew his company from a humble wooden shack that manufactured bicycle motors to a highly-respected, multinational automobile and motorcycle manufacturer in the world. But what’s even more spectacular was that he didn’t have any formal education when he first started. Now, sixty-nine years later from where …

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Mitsubishi is considered one of the biggest industrial groups in Japan, with a strong presence in hatchback, sedan, and SUV segments. Recently, fuel-economy scandals and dwindling sales have led to a merger between Mitsubishi and Renault-Nissan. Now with a $2.3 billion (34%) stake in Mitsubishi Corporation, Renault-Nissan plans to share, access, and swap …

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With gas prices ever spiraling upwards, finding ways to ensure fuel efficiency has become an integral part of car ownership. If you’re worried about the price of gas, there are measures that you can take to ensure you spend minimally on fuel costs. For instance, do you follow your vehicle’s …

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Fuel efficiency is among one of the most important deciding factors car buyers look for in a car, especially for sub-compacts, mid-size or family cars. A market research study in the US revealed that 84 percent of car customers consider a car’s fuel economy when making a purchase. Filipinos, for …

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Hybrid cars got their name because they use two engine technologies- a standard gasoline powerplant and an electric motor which gets its power from a rechargeable battery pack. It was developed as an environmentally friendly vehicle that releases low carbon emissions and has improved gas mileage. But even so, there …

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Sports Utility Vehicles (SUVs) are perhaps one of the most popular types of car in the Philippines. They are literally everywhere, from the lonesome roads of the countryside to the busiest streets of Metro Manila; which begs the question- what are the most fuel efficient SUVs in the Philippines? Carmudi …

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With the price of fuel skyrocketing and endless traffic jams, motorists nowadays have become more conscious about how to save and achieve the best fuel economy. For others, they believe that acquiring a brand new car is the best way to go because of lesser maintenance which results in better …

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