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Showing posts with label Safety. Show all posts

April 15, 2024

Self-Driving Hyundai Ioniq 5 Passes Driver's License Test

A Hyundai self-driving car (robotaxi) based on the Ioniq 5 has successfully passed a process similar to obtaining a U.S. driver’s license test to convey the safety and trustworthiness of Hyundai’s autonomous driving tech.

April 14, 2024

Honda HR-V: The Sub-Compact SUV Made Safer

Sub-compact SUVs are a dime a dozen nowadays. In fact, apart from those that we already know, there are even more that are entering the category as we speak. Ultimately, this undeniable influx begs the question – is there even a difference anymore between all the brands that are currently on the table? The answer is simple. The difference lie in a dedication to consistently delivering the best product, with an undeniable commitment to innovation that goes with it.

April 12, 2024

Mitsubishi Triton Aces Tough ANCAP Safety Test

The all-new Mitsubishi Triton continues to show its adherence to global safety standard by acing yet another New Car Assessment Program or NCAP test. After getting a 5-star rating at the ASEAN NCAP, Mitsubishi’s next-generation pickup truck managed the same in the more stringent Australasian New Car Assessment Program or ANCAP.

March 23, 2024

Toyota Motor PH Recalls Select Land Cruiser 300, Lexus LX SUVs

Toyota Motor Philippines is announcing a special service campaign for select Land Cruiser 300 and Lexus LX 600 models.

March 14, 2024

Honda Cars PH Announces Recall On 2022 Civic

Honda Cars Philippines, Inc. (HCPI) is conducting a safety recall of 1,025 2022 Honda Civic units to replace the Electric Power Steering Gearbox.

March 7, 2024

Euro NCAP To Dock Points For Overreliance On Touchscreens

The European New Car Assessment Program or Euro NCAP intends to downgrade the safety rating of vehicles which primarily rely on touchscreens instead of buttons.

March 3, 2024

Omoda 5 EV Passes Two Crucial Safety Tests

Leading up to its market launch at the Manila International Auto Show, the Omoda 5 EV has successfully passed two crucial safety tests: water wading and underbody scraping.

February 29, 2024

Mazda Has The Most Top Safety Pick+ Rated Cars For 2024

If you’re looking for a car brand that’s focused on safety, look no further than Mazda. The U.S.-based Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has just awarded the carmaker with the most Top Safety Pick+ for the 2024 model year.

February 23, 2024

2024 Jaecoo 7 Boasts Of Global 5-Star Safety Standard Construction

Set to be launched at the Manila International Auto Show in April, Jaecoo has revealed that its first Philippine model—the J7—has met global 5-star safety standards.

February 22, 2024

Toyota Motor PH Recalling Select Avanza, Veloz, Yaris Cross For Front Shock Issue

Yet another recall is affecting select units of the Toyota Avanza, Veloz, and Yaris Cross in the Philippines. This time, it has something to do with its front shock absorber.

February 21, 2024

Select Mazda CX-60, CX-90 Subject Of Special Service Campaign

Bermaz Auto Philippines, the exclusive distributor of Mazda vehicles in the Philippines has confirmed that a number of CX-60 and CX-90 SUVs are part of a global recall.

February 11, 2024

New 2024 Audi Q5 Aces IIHS Safety Test

Progressive technologies in the new Audi Q5 SUV, complemented by cutting-edge yet practical design and a dynamic character, are key to the midsize luxury model receiving top safety scores from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS).

February 4, 2024

Honda Foundation Holds First Road Safety Summit In Pasig City

Honda Foundation, Inc. (HFI) and the Municipality of Pasig (Pasig City) collaborated for the first ever Road Safety Summit in Pasig Rainforest Park. The Road Safety Summit (RSS) aims to develop road safety mindset and riding and driving proficiency among road users for the protection & welfare of the society through partnership with the local government unit (LGU). Likewise, the RSS provides practical road safety know-how to the community in an easy-to-understand and enjoyable learning approach.

January 16, 2024

Toyota Motor PH Announces Recall On Raize, Avanza, Veloz Due To Potential Brake Issue

A total of 10,975 Toyota Raize, Avanza, and Veloz models are affected by a recall in the Philippines due to an issue that surrounds the disc brake cylinder slide pin boot.

December 29, 2023

Daihatsu Admits To Forging Safety Tests For More Than 30 Years

Daihatsu, the Japanese automaker owned by Toyota, has admitted to forging the results of safety tests for its vehicles for more than 30 years.

Q7 Is Latest Audi Model To Get Top Safety Pick+

The full-size, seven-seat Audi Q7 is the latest Audi SUV model to be awarded with the Top Safety Pick+ rating by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), the USA’s foremost organization dedicated to evaluating vehicles’ safety features and standards.

December 26, 2023

December 20, 2023

Toyota Raize, Wigo, Avanza, Yaris Cross Affected By Safety Irregularity

Toyota is once again embroiled in safety test irregularities because of Daihatsu. The carmaker issued a statement that in an investigation, they have found irregularities in 174 items in 25 test categories. These are in addition to the door lining irregularity and side collision test irregularity found early this year.

Chery Tiggo 7 Pro Scores Perfect At Safety Test

Chery is showing MG how to ace safety tests as its Tiggo 7 Pro managed to bag a perfect 5-star Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) score. This is the second 5-star vehicle from Chery after its T1X platform mate, the Omoda 5, received the same rating.