Showing posts with label News. Show all posts
Showing posts with label News. Show all posts

Sunday, January 10, 2021

Mercedes-Benz Will Now Make Your Entire Dashboard a Touchscreen

Mercedes-Benz has unveiled the largest touchscreen infotainment system with its MBUX Hyperscreen. Measuring at 56 inches wide it’s more than three times bigger than the current industry standard—the one used by Tesla. 

Global Chip Shortage May Delay New Car Launches, Cut Supply

A global shortage in computer microchips isn’t just affecting the launch of next-generation video game consoles like the PlayStation 5, PCs, and smartphones, they are now beginning to affect automotive production as well.

Saturday, January 9, 2021

This is GM's New Logo

General Motors, the parent company of brands like Chevrolet and Cadillac is so committed to its zero-emissions push that it used the occasion to re-design its logo. Now, they’re sort of reminding people that they make appliances on four wheels. If you’re not convinced, take a gander at their new logo on top.

Friday, January 8, 2021

Nissan North EDSA Now Under New Management, Caloocan Soon to Open

Nissan in the Philippines is bringing its product and services closer to more Filipinos nationwide as they announce that Nissan North EDSA is now under new management.

Ford is America's Best-Selling Car Brand Yet Again

Ford has maintained its position as the best-selling car brand in the U.S. for the 11th straight year thanks in huge part to the strong showing of its truck and SUV portfolio. In total, they sold 2.044 million vehicles including the Lincoln luxury brand.

Nutriasia Affiliate Re-Fleets with Isuzu N-Series Trucks

Isuzu Philippines Corporation (IPC), the country’s leading assembler and distributor of brand-new trucks, turned over N-Series light duty truck to First PGMC Enterprises Inc., an affiliate of Nutriasia Inc. thru Orix Rental Corporation to complete the fleet of 46 units.

GAC Philippines to Launch 7-Seater GN6 MPV in February

GAC Motor is prepping its very own mid-sized MPV fighter with the 2021 GN6. Launching next month, it’s poised to give the likes of the Toyota Innova and Maxus G50 a run for its money.

Get the Mercedes-Benz E-Class for Just P 3.590M This January

“Star” the year right with Mercedes-Benz. The premium automaker is offering discounts as much as P 600,000 on the E-Class and P 400,000 on the V-Class only until the end of January.

Geely is Still the Best-Selling Chinese Brand Globally

Geely Automobile Holdings reports that its in-house brands—Geely and Lynk & Co managed to sell 1,320,217 units in 2020, despite COVID-19-related market shutdowns during the first quarter of the year. This positions Geely as the best-selling Chinese brand for the fourth consecutive year.

Thursday, January 7, 2021

2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L Brings Fight to Ford Expedition, Chevrolet Suburban

Jeep breaks ground in the full-sized SUV segment with the introduction of the all-new 2021 Grand Cherokee L. It is the first-ever three-row version of the Grand Cherokee, and is built from the ground up to give it a refined sense of style and craftsmanship without any detriment to its class-leading off-road capability.

The Hyundai Accent Now Starts at Just P 630k

Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc., the exclusive distributor of Hyundai vehicles in the Philippines want you to join the thousands who already swear by the Accent sub-compact sedan’s performance and fuel efficiency with its enticing price that starts at just P 630,000 for a limited time.

Singer Transforms a 1990 Aircooled Porsche 911 into a High-Speed Rally Machine

Porsche restoration specialist Singer, known for their work on the 911 1989 to 1994 964 chassis, has come up with this unique effort inspired by the golden era of Porsche rallying in the 1980s. And while it was done at the request of one client, they’re opening it up to others as well.

Latest Automotive Trends Report Reveals Cars Are Getting Bigger, Less Fuel Efficient

Thanks to the insatiable appetite for crossovers and SUVs, the average fuel economy of carmakers as a whole dropped in one of the largest markets in the world, the U.S. According to the Environmental Protection Agency or EPA, carmakers as a whole saw their average fuel economy drop to 24.9 mpg or 10.58 km/L, while CO2 emissions went up by 1 percent compared to 2018.

Select BMW Dealerships are Now Autosweep RFID Installation Sites

SMC Asia Car Distributors Corporation, the official distributor of BMW cars and motorbikes in the country, in cooperation with its sister company, SMC Tollways Corporation is transforming selected BMW dealerships into Autosweep RFID installation centers this month.

The Subaru XV and Forester Comes with Two Years of Free PMS This January

Motor Image Pilipinas, the official distributor of Subaru vehicles in the Philippines is giving one additional reason to consider either the Subaru XV or Forester this January with their worry-free ownership package.

Wednesday, January 6, 2021

It's Official: This is Kia's New Logo and Tagline

After being leaked through the South Korean patent office, Kia has officially revealed its new corporate logo and brand slogan—a signal that they want to become a leader in the future mobility industry.

Skyway Stage 3 to Temporarily Close Evenings of January 8 to 13, 2021

The newly soft-opened Skyway 3 project from Buendia, Makati to North Luzon Expressway will be temporarily closed from 10 PM to 4 AM from January 8 to 13, 2021 to make way for additional work on the elevated expressway, prior to its official opening on January 14 (Note: this article was updated to reflect the new closure dates. Prior to this, SMC announced that the closure would be from January 6 to 7 only).

Selected Subaru Dealerships Now Open for Service Even for Sunday

In a bid to further improve customer service, selected Subaru dealerships will start to accept vehicle for service even on Sundays.

Luxury Cars, Indian, and Malaysian-Made Vehicles Excluded in DTI's Safeguard Tariff

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) has finally released more information surrounding its “safeguard measure” against imported passenger cars and light commercial vehicles. As expected, it will affect mainstream passenger cars. What is surprising is that it will give a free pass to luxury vehicles.

The 400-Horsepower 2021 Audi RS 3 has Arrived

The 400 horsepower Audi RS 3 sedan is now in the Philippines. Along with the RS Q8 SUV and RS 6 Avant, the RS 3 spearheads the arrival of the Audi Sport brand in the country. As the high-performance division of Audi, it develops all the RS models.