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July 3, 2024

BYD Proves Their Cars Aren't Just Good In A Straight Line

Aside from their zero emissions, electric cars are known for their quickness. The instant delivery of power to the wheels makes them a new option for those with a need for speed. Some of them are even pitting EVs against performance cars.

July 2, 2024

Lexus Extends Midyear Offers To RZ And UX EV Models

Lexus Philippines is extending its mid-year promo to its battery electric vehicles (BEVs) this July. 

50 Years Of Porsche Turbo: Beyond The Engine

50 years ago, Porsche introduced the Turbo model designation to the 930 generation 911. At the time, when the world faced an oil crisis, Porsche was planning for the future—one that highlighted their technical progress as an automaker while also bridging a direct link between their success on the racetrack and the showroom floor. The resulting 911 Turbo brought with it not just a stronger motor, but also a myriad of upgrades to maximize the potential of the 911 platform. Turbo, in Porsche parlance, is born.

Electrify Your Drive With Audi's Midyear Deals

Audi Philippines is currently offering an exclusive midyear promotion on select models, featuring various financing options that make Audi ownership more attainable.

Jetour Auto PH On Track To Hit 2,300-Unit Sales By End-2024

Buoyed by the global success of Jetour Auto in 2023, Jetour Auto Philippines sets its sights high as it held its 2024 mid-year business conference.

All-New MG HS To Make Global Debut On July 11

The next-generation MG HS compact SUV is slated for a global reveal this July 11 at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in the United Kingdom. The RAV4-sized SUV will feature a ground up redesign and a variety of new powertrains including a confirmed plug-in hybrid system.

July 1, 2024

First Drive: 2024 Mitsubishi Triton

It’s been a busy first half in the motoring beat. New cars, new brands, a car show, and out of country trips came one after another that there was barely any breathing room for us in the media. Even Mitsubishi found it hectic as they cannot schedule a drive after launching the Triton pickup in January.

7 Filipino Teams Gear Up For 2024 Shell Eco-Marathon In Lombok, Indonesia

As Shell Pilipinas celebrates its 110th Anniversary, seven teams from various universities in the Philippines are set to showcase their creativity, engineering skills, and teamwork in Lombok, Indonesia for the Shell Eco-marathon 2024 Asia Pacific and Middle East (APME) competition.

Toyota Supplies 3,374 Next-Gen Sustainable Mobility Solutions To Paris 2024

In the lead-up to the Olympic and Paralympic Games Paris 2024, Toyota is elevating its long-standing global partnership with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC), with the delivery of 3,374 sustainable mobility vehicles to support athletes, officials, volunteers, accredited media, and spectators at the Games. These mobility solutions have been specially designed to incorporate the visual identity of Paris 2024 to highlight the strong partnership between Toyota and the Games.

Thanks To Its Classification As A BEV, Nissan PH Lowers The Kicks e-Power's Price

With the Department of Energy (DOE) recognizing the Kicks e-Power as a Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) despite being, in all intents and purposes, a serial hybrid, Nissan Philippines has passed on additional savings gained from excise tax cuts to would-be customers.

Toyota Motor PH Discontinues Vios 1.5 Starting July

In what could be our clearest sign of an impending shakeup in Toyota Motor Philippines’ sub-compact sedan game, the country’s number one automaker has continued to cut the number of Vios variants starting this July 1.

Owners Share Their Positive Experiences With The GAC GS3 Emzoom

In celebration of the GS3 Emzoom subcompact crossover’s milestone of 1,500 units sold right before its launch anniversary, GAC Motor Philippines, thanked Emzoom owners with a celebratory drive from different GAC dealerships in Luzon to Pampanga.

Geely Has Sold Over 3.86 Million Emgrand Sedans Around The World

The Geely Emgrand has reached a global sales milestone with over 3.86 million unit sold in 15 years. Exemplifying Geely’s desire to produce high-value cars, it’s their most popular sedan, and is sold in around 20 countries and regions globally.

United Asia Automotive Group Shows Strength In Numbers With Milestone Drive Event

Established automotive distributor and importer United Asia Automotive Group Inc. (UAAGI) held a two-day drive event showcasing its four automotive brands: BAIC, Chery, Foton, and Lynk & Co. The ride and drive, with the theme “Choose your own adventure”, happened on June 24 and 25, taking members of the motoring media on a drive from Metro Manila to ACEA Beach Resort in Subic.

Geely's Self-Developed Blade Battery Promises A 50-Year Lifespan, Improved Safety

Taking a page straight off BYD’s tech book, Geely has unveiled its own self-developed lithium iron phosphate blade battery that promises better battery life, charging speed, and safety. The Geely New Short Blade EV Battery Technology—as it’s officially called—will also offer increased energy density, volume utilization, and increased flexibility to future vehicle design.

Suzuki Set To Axe The Jimny In Early 2025

Classic car speculators are about to have a field day with the Jimny as Suzuki announces it’ll be discontinued in one major market by early 2025—at the latest.

Nissan Partners With Department Of Tourism For 36th CAP-CSA Meeting And 1st UN Tourism Regional Forum On Gastronomy Tourism for Asia and the Pacific

In partnership with the Department of Tourism (DOT), Nissan Philippines has been assigned as the Official Mobility Partner for the 36th Joint Meeting of the UN Tourism Commission for East Asia and the Pacific and the UN Tourism Commission for South Asia (36th CAP-CSA) and the 1st UN Tourism Regional Forum on Gastronomy Tourism for Asia and the Pacific, held last June 26 to 28, 2024 in Cebu.

June 30, 2024

Toyota Motor PH Recalling Select Hilux GR-S Models For Potential Cracking

Toyota Motor Philippines is announcing a recall on select Hilux GR-S pickup trucks to replace the standard sports bar.

June 29, 2024

Zeekr Launches In The Philippines With Zeekr 001 And Zeekr X

The Autohub Group of Companies has officially launched Zeekr in the Philippines. A maker of premium electric vehicles, it will start with two models—the Zeekr 001 (Zeekr 001 Long Range, Zeekr 001 Privilege) and Zeekr X (Zeekr X Premium, Zeekr X Priviledge).

June 28, 2024

White Is The Favorite Color Of Ford Ranger, Everest Buyers

Ford has come a long way from the day Henry Ford told customers they could buy their Model T in any color their heart desired, so long as it was black.

The 2025 BMW M5 Has Put On Weight, Is Slower Than Before

The all-new, seventh-generation BMW M5 is now out and with it brings the quintessential sport sedan into the electrified age with its first-ever plug-in hybrid powertrain.

Dongfeng EVs Arrive In Davao

Diamond Auto Group EV Corp has announced that they have landed in Davao with the arrival of their Rich6 EV pickup truck at dealer Davao Bonifacio Motors, Inc.

Get An Apple Watch And Jacket When You Reserve And Take Delivery Of Your Mitsubishi Xforce Before July 31

Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corporation (MMPC) will hold the official public launch of the Xforce on Friday, July 5 at SM Aura in Taguig. With a tagline, “Be The Force,” it’s a groundbreaking addition to MMPC’s lineup that sets new standards in design, comfort, and technology.

Just Who Will Buy The 2025 Mitsubishi Xforce?

The 2025 Xforce is Mitsubishi Motors Philippines’ first 5-seater crossover since the ASX and given it’s competing in a highly competitive yet fast-growing segment, the three-diamond brand believes it’ll play a vital role in pushing annual sales up to 94,000 units this year—up 15 percent from last year’s 81,473 units.

Here's Our Honest Take On The 2025 Mitsubishi Xforce GT

Compact crossover buyers can sense a great disturbance in the force. Just when you thought the market has settled down to a constant rhythm, here comes the Mitsubishi Xforce and its promise of bringing everything you know and considered on its head (check out the full specs here or watch our video here).

Everything You Need To Know About The 2025 Mitsubishi Xforce (w/ Specs)

Mitsubishi Motors Philippines has finally revealed the full specs, prices, and variants of the 2025 Xforce compact crossover (you can read our First Drive here or watch our Unboxing here).

June 27, 2024

5 Things Filipino Families Love With The Suzuki Ertiga Hybrid

Suzuki has a proven reputation of making small and economic cars. And while the Suzuki Ertiga isn’t exactly small, it should be on the list of Filipino families thanks to its combination of style, functionality, and of course, fuel efficiency.

2025 Hyundai Inster: This Is It

“Intimate” and “Innovative,” the 2025 Inster is Hyundai’s small EV yet. The A-segment sub-compact EV SUV offers not just a unique design but segment-leading driving range, versatility, and technology as well.