- CAR LAUNCH: Ford Philippines launches 2015 Escape (w/ Brochure).
- FIRST DRIVE: 2015 Mitsubishi ASX GSR.
- FEATURE: Volkswagen TDI Eco Fun Run.
- CAR LAUNCH: Ford upgrades Focus line-up.
- CAR LAUNCH: Hyundai Starex Gold Premium and Platinum.
- FIRST DRIVE: 2015 Nissan X-Trail 4WD.
- DRIVER'S SEAT: Honda Brio and Brio Amaze take on Bicol.
- CAR LAUNCH: Honda adds yet another City variant, now has GPS map support for selected models.
Thursday, October 30, 2014
It will be a grand and unique test drive experience for prospective car buyers and motoring enthusiasts as fourteen (14) carmakers and distributors gather for the “2014 Auto Focus Pre-Christmas Test Drive Festival” to be held November 6-9, 2014 at the huge open Concert Grounds at Block 12 of the SM Mall of Asia. Free test drives will be offered to qualified motorists who can select their preferred models from a wide, multi-brand roster that will include: BAIC, BYD, Chevrolet, Ford, Honda, Hyundai, Isuzu, Lexus, Mazda, Mitsubishi, MINI, Nissan, Peugeot, Toyota and Volkswagen.
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
It seems Ford Philippines is re-defining what ‘premium’ in ‘premium compact crossover’ really means with the all-new 2015 Escape. Available in two variants, the 1.6 SE and 2.0 Titanium, it’s bound to draw comparisons with the best compact crossovers available in the market as of now namely, the Subaru Forester, Mazda CX-5, and Nissan X-Trail.
Who says having a family ends your dream of buying a muscle car? Well, it may not sport a two-door body, but the new 2015 Explorer Sport sure does come close in giving you muscle car performance wrapped in a very practical body. Alongside the Ford Escape, Ford Philippines unveiled the latest addition to their Explorer family, one that adds EcoBoost technology to the already potent 3.5-liter V6 engine.
UPDATE: here is the 2015 Ford Escape vs the competition. (10/28)
Christmas came early for would-be compact crossover buyers as Ford Philippines has finally unveiled (and priced) their all-new 2015 Ford Escape. Continuing Ford’s value-for-money approach, the all-new Escape is available in two competitive variants: the 1.6 EcoBoost SE 2WD and the 2.0 EcoBoost Titanium AWD. Both models are already available for reservations at Ford dealerships nationwide with deliveries starting in January 2015.
|Photos by Ulysses Ang|
Sunday, October 26, 2014
The Association of Vehicle Importers and Distributors (AVID), expanded by 37% year-on-year (YoY) in September ending the month with 3,043 units sold. Exceptional growth was seen in both the Passenger Car (PC) and Light Commercial Vehicle (LCV) segments.
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Over the past few days, car-sharing company Uber became the victim of a sting operation by the Land Transportation Franchising Regulatory Board or LTFRB. During the said operation, an Uber driver was fined and his vehicle impounded. In light of this matter, we have sought the official statement from Uber’s Press Office. This is their official response:
Friday, October 24, 2014
|Photos by Ulysses Ang|