All-new Vitara stages much-awaited comeback

Story and photos by Randy S. Peregrino THERE’s an addition to the wide range of subcompact sport-utility vehicle (SUV) in the country as Suzuki Philippines...

Keep your car in tip-top condition during the rainy season

JUST like the dry season, the wet season can be harsh to your car. Although the key in keeping your car in tip-top condition,...

Intelligence that moves

Story & Photo by Ronald Rey M. de los Reyes THE late US President Ronald Reagan once said, “There are no great limits to growth...

Lexus loves simplicity to the hilt

WHEN the invite comes from Lexus, it’s inviting.  Always. As it was anew one recent weekday. Not weekend, mind you, because Lexus has obviously...

Isuzu introduces the new D-Max and mu-X in Cebu

Story & photos by Patrick P. Tulfo IF the size of the crowd is the gauge of the success of a product launch, for example, then...

Clarified and electrified

Story & photos by Randy S. Peregrino EVEN before the Tokyo Motor Show 2017 media convention, Honda already provided us a better understanding on the...

Toplander lands atop the City of Pines

Story & photos by Ronald Rey M. de los Reyes IF the 16th-century poet William Shakespeare would have been first to initiate the question: “What’s...

Suzuki: Demand for 2018 realized this year

THE one good thing I like in Satoru Suzuki, the always dapper president of Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP), is that he always makes it...

The future of mobility according to Honda

INDEED, the world is heading to the future, where vehicles will be run by green energies and more in-sync with humans. That is why...

Mitsubishi’s message for the next century: Drive your ambition

MITSUBISHI Motors Corp. (MMC) had one of the most conspicuous and eagerly awaited presentations during the Press Day of the 45th Tokyo Motor Show...

Toyota was there all the way

WELL, what can I say?  As always, I say it like it is.  I learned early in life that if you tell the truth,...

Operation Build the Nation

Story & Photos by Ronald Rey M. de los Reyes HINO Motors Philippines (HMP) is in full throttle this year. After expansion initiatives in Mindanao...

Why I keep covering the Tokyo Motor Show

AS you read this, I could be already in Tokyo—dear God permitting.  I’m set to cover the Tokyo Motor Show from October 22 to November...

Pioneer showcases DAF trucks and other offerings

Story & Photo by Patrick P. Tulfo VAN Doorne Aanhangwagen Fabriek (DAF), which simply means Van Doorne’s Trailer factory, is a Dutch truck company that started...

Honda launches new motorbike models

Story & photos by Randy S. Peregrino DURING the recently concluded Inside Racing Bike Festival at the World Trade Convention Center in Pasay City, Honda...

Shell Bike Fair 2017 wraps up in Manila

Story & photo by Mike Besa MOTORCYCLE riders in the Philippines continue to grow in number every year. According to the Industry Government Online, Metro Manila...

Isuzu’s blue means green

Story & photos by Randy S. Peregrino ONE of the surprises during the 20th anniversary celebration of Isuzu Philippines Corp. (IPC) last month was the...

BYD continues to shine as they celebrate their 4th year anniversary

Story & photos by Patrick P. Tulfo WHEN Solar Transport and Automotive Resources Corp. (Star Corp.) brought in the Chinese car brand BYD or Build...

Form over function redefined 

2017 Hyundai Veloster 1.6 Turbo GDi Story & Photos by Ronald Rey M. de los Reyes WHEN the first Hyundai Veloster first made its presence felt...

The Hatch gets hotter

Story & photos by Patrick P. Tulfo VOLKSWAGEN Philippines has something for their ardent Golf GTI fans to cheer about nowadays, as their beloved “Hot...