Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Honda Car Club Community Convene at PIMS


The different Honda car clubs gathered at the 6th Philippine International Motor Show (PIMS). Honda’s participation at PIMS became the best time for the car clubs to meet and gather with their much-loved cars.

Chevrolet Colorado and Trailblazer Makes Special Delivery to Typhoon-Stricken Areas in Cebu


Demonstrating the power of play, Chevrolet and One World Play Project made a special delivery of 500 ultra-durable One World Futbols to six disadvantaged schools in isolated parts of Cebu during the Trailblazer and Colorado regional drive. Using the capable Colorado pickups and Trailblazer SUVs, the delivery made it through the harsh and challenging road conditions.

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Ford Philippines Quietly Introduces Ranger FX4


Here’s something that pretty much escaped under the radar: a new Ranger variant. That’s right—Ford Philippines is beefing up its Ranger portfolio by introducing a new variant that’s the meat between value-oriented XLT and bells-and-whistles Wildtrak sandwich. Meet the tasty FX4.

First Drive: 2016 MINI Cabriolet Cooper S and Clubman Cooper S (w/ Video)


Bali—the Island of the Gods. One of the most exotic destinations in Asia, it’s best known for its vibrant, and sometimes wild, beach life. And while this is the most opportune moment to sip Piña Coladas while ogling at bikini-clad women, this isn’t the time. Instead, it’s time to explore Bali in the most captivating way possible: aboard two of MINI’s newest offerings, the Cabriolet and the Clubman. Armed with sunnies and sunblock, it’s time to set off in the MINI Adventure 2016.

Monday, September 26, 2016

2017 Audi A4 Lands in the Philippines (w/ Specs)


More powerful, more efficient, and more intelligent: the all-new Audi A4 is finally in the Philippines. Featuring numerous premium technologies that set the bar higher for its segment, the 2017 Audi A4 blends elegant design with innovative technologies; while lightweight construction meets new, efficient drivetrain solutions. The resulting all-new A4 is truly a high-tech experience.

Caltex Rolls Out Promo with Ford Cars at Stake


Chevron Philippines Inc. (CPI), marketer of the Caltex brand of fuels and lubricants, continues to provide customers with its best fuel ever: Caltex Platinum with Techron. Starting today, CPI’s customers, old and new, will get a chance to choose their own prize with Caltex’s Gas Up On Platinum, Win a Ford.

Could the Ferrari GTC4Lusso T be the Perfect Daily Driver?


Ferrari is spreading forced-induction love with the brand’s first four-seater turbocharged V8 grand turismo: the GTC4Lusso T. Set to be unveiled at the upcoming Paris Motor Show, it’s aimed for owners who want something that’s sporty yet versatile and perfect to be driven on a daily basis.

Sunday, September 25, 2016

Honda Cars Lunar Silver to Jazz Color Palette


Honda Cars Philippines, Inc (HCPI), releases the Jazz in Lunar Silver Metallic, a color emanating a tastefully upscale appeal that befits the pioneer in the subcompact hatchback segment. The Lunar Silver Metallic color option will be offered on all Jazz variants: the 1.5 V MT, the 1.5 V CVT, the 1.5 VX CVT, and the 1.5 VX+ CVT.

Volkswagen Inaugurates Pampanga Dealership


Volkswagen Philippines, in partnership with The Laus Group of Companies, inaugurated Volkswagen Pampanga along McArthur Highway. The dealership becomes Volkswagen’s first in Central Luzon.

Nissan Philippines Spruces Up Juke with New N-Sport Variant (w/ Brochure)


For those who think the Nissan Juke isn’t stand out enough in terms of styling, Nissan Philippines is offering a spruced up version of its sub-compact crossover featuring both exterior and interior enhancements.

SEAOIL Offers Discounts to Uber Drivers


SEAOIL Philippines, Inc., the largest independent fuel player in the country today, has partnered with Uber to provide its drivers five percent discount on gasoline and two percent discount on diesel.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

PIMS 2016: Foton Shows Off Latest Wares


Foton Philippines showed off its wares for the first time as a member of the Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the Philippines (CAMPI) at the recently concluded 6th Philippine International Motor Show.

The Fastest Honda Ever is Powered by a 660-cc 3-Cylinder Engine


The S-Dream is the fastest Honda ever, beating the record set by the BAR Honda Formula One car in 2006. It set a new FIA world record of 261.875 mph (421.447 km/h) in a mile and 261.966 mph (421.593 km/h) in a kilometer for its class. And to get that new world record, it needed just a 660-cc (0.66 -liter) three-cylinder powerplant based off the Honda S660 sports car.

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Peter Schreyer Marks 10th Year at Kia Motors


Peter Schreyer is marking ten years of leading new car design for Kia, a period during which the Korean brand’s global sales have risen from around 1.1 million cars in 2005, to 3.05 million in 2015.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Mahindra Holds Service Caravan in PNP Region 1


A Mahindra Summer Caravan that made a clean sweep of the provinces, cities, and municipalities comprising Region 1 from August 30 to September 2 was conducted by Mahindra Philippiones (Asianbrands Motor Corporation), Exclusive distributor of Mahindra vehicles in the Philippines, through its authorized dealership in Northern Luzon, Mahindra Nueva Ecija.

Bring These Cars Home with Petron's Supercar Series Promo


Enthusiasts now have a chance to add to their toy car collection with the Petron Supercar Series Limited Edition promo running from September 15 to October 15, 2016. For every P 500 worth of single or accumulated purchase of  Petron Blaze 100, Petron XCS, Petron Xtra Advance, Petron Turbo Diesel, Petron Diesel Max, Petron Ultron, Petron Rev-X, or Petron Sprint 4T, you are entitled to buy your choice of big toy car for only P 700 each at participating Petron stations nationwide.

Monday, September 19, 2016

The Honda BR-V Goes on Tour!


Honda Cars Philippines, Inc. (HCPI), Honda’s automobile business unit in the Philippines, will display the All-New BR-V, Honda’s newest 7-seater SUV, at select malls and Honda dealerships beginning September 20, 2016.

Toyota Motor Philippines Introduces Hilux TRD and Fortuner TRD (w/ Price List)


With Toyota Motor Philippines serving as the country’s official distributor of TRD parts, it’s only appropriate that they give their best-selling Fortuner and Hilux the full-on racy treatment. Well, that’s exactly what happened when Toyota showed off the 2017 Toyota Hilux TRD and Fortuner TRD at the Philippine International Motor Show.

Philippines, These Are Your Nissan GT Academy Season 2 Champions


Nissan Philippines Inc. (NPI) has announced the six Filipinos who qualified to compete in the Nissan GT Academy Race Camp Week in Silverstone, United Kingdom.

GoBounce: The Home-grown Ride Sharing App for Motorcycles Launched


In a simple ceremony held at the Metrotent along Meralco Avenue Pasig, Gobounce Asia founder Kevin Moylan formally launched the mobile motorcycle booking application aptly called “GoBounce”. The app is currently available for download from Google Play Store for android phones and soon from App Store for iPhones and iPads.