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Honda Brio

Honda Cars Philippines, Inc. (HCPI), Honda’s automobile unit in the Philippines, has launched the all-new, second-generation Honda Brio hatchback as Honda’s entry to the A-Segment passenger car category in the Philippines as “a response to customers who aspire to own and experience Honda’s signature sporty and practical characteristics in an …

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It has been called many names: Mazda Demio, Mazda Metro, Ford Festiva Mini Wagon, or Mazda 121. But we like to make things simpler by just calling it Mazda 2. This B-Segment small hatch may not win accolades for its size; but rest assured it will compensate in other ways– …

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The 2018 Chevrolet Spark may not fit even half of a basketball team; and yes, it can look a tad bit quirky for those who want to make a serious impression to those seriously uptight, snotty, and  marginally-constipated elitists. But then again, who cares? This subcompact car is built for …

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The Ayala Corp. has taken over the reigns of Kia, and it announced this particular development in a big way with the launch of the new Soluto sedan. Known as the Pegas in China, where the car is assembled, the Soluto is Kia’s latest entry into the subcompact category, where …

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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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Hyundai Accent

Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI)—Hyundai‘s authorized vehicle distributor in the Philippines–has finally revealed the prices and variants of the all-new, fifth-generation Hyundai Accent, just over a month after the subcompact car made its local debut in December 2018. As we earlier reported, the Accent is offered with two powertrain choices: …

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Toyota Vios XE

Local automotive titan Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) has expanded its variants for the country’s best-selling subcompact sedan with the all-new Toyota Vios XE. The Vios XE is designed to provide customers an entry-level but top-quality sedan. Priced at PHP735,000, the Vios XE is fitted with a Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT). …

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After months of teasers, the long wait is finally over, and Mercedes-Benz now ushers in the second generation of its compact executive car, the Mercedes-Benz CLA, by launching the vehicle at this year’s CES The 2020 CLA, based on Mercedes’ next-gen Modular Front Architecture Platform (MFA2), grows up a bit …

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If you’ve been to Bonifacio High Street in Bonifacio Global City in Taguig recently, you would’ve undoubtedly noticed a big, red box sitting right in the middle of the strip with a countdown timer in it and the phrase “Unboxing 01.30.19” on it. Now, if you’ve been to Kia Philippines‘ …

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Mercedes-Benz A-Class

Auto Nation Group, Inc. (ANG), the distributor of Mercedes-Benz‘s range of vehicles in the Philippines, is set to launch an all-new model from the German marque this week, and we believe it’s the all-new Mercedes-Benz A-Class. Launched globally in February 2018, the all-new A-Class is available with three different engine …

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Volkswagen Santana MAN

MAN Automotive Concessionaires Corporation (MACC) has just recently become the third company in the Philippines–after CW Home Depot and Diamond Rent-A-Car–to choose the Volkswagen Santana subcompact sedan for its corporate fleet. Last October, Volkswagen Philippines turned over Santana units to MACC–the exclusive Philippine importer, distributor and aftersales provider of MAN …

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2018 Toyota Vios

Toyota Motor Philippines recently launched the all-new Toyota Vios, and if you’re looking to buy one, then you’ll be glad to know it’ll keep you and everyone in it safe as it scored a 5-Star rating during the series of tests conducted in the fourth quarter of 2017 by the …

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Suzuki Dzire

Suzuki Philippines (SPI) is launching two all-new models tomorrow: the Suzuki Swift subcompact hatchback and its sedan counterpart, the Suzuki Dzire. Earlier this month, SPI invited the local motoring media to try out the Dzire and its new Auto Gear Shift (AGS) transmission that supposedly combines the efficiency of a …

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Suzuki Dzire

The race in the subcompact sedan poses a very steep competition as most car buyers are shifting to it for economical purposes. That being a proven fact–as can be seen in the market–here comes Suzuki Philippines (SPH) bringing in the all-new Suzuki Dzire, expanding further the choices for the automotive …

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Suzuki Dzire

Suzuki Philippines has revealed the all-new Suzuki Dzire prior to its official launch on June 27, and months after it debuted at the Manila International Auto Show in April. Last June 4-5, selected members of the motoring media got a glimpse of the one of the two highly-awaited unveiling after …

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