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Bad news for anyone who wants to catapult themselves hundreds of feet into the air
Aston Martin is looking to the future with an all-electric supercar in Bond 25, but the British manufacturer hasn’t forgotten its past. Why would you when it’s filled with secret machine guns and spinning license plates?As if the limited re-release of the ...
 
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This droptop doesn't compromise on speed
Convertible supercars have traditionally been about compromise. If you wanted the option of taking down the top to feel the sun and see all that Arizona sky, then you’d be paying the price on speed and feel compared with its coupé equivalent. ...
 
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In the market for your first car? Check these ones out.
When you’re finally ready to splurge and get your own set of wheels, the first question is what, exactly, are you going to get? Car buyers today are spoiled for choice, as automobile manufacturers have realized first-time car buyers are a booming ...
 
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At Alex Restoration, the formula for success involves more than just the cars.
We’ve all been there: A rich friend hands you an expensive item for safekeeping and you decline for fear of wrecking it. You're like “No, I’m not keeping your thousand-dollar watch, thank you very much.”Imagine doing the opposite and actually wanting to ...
 
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We hope so.
The Tesla electric pick-up truck is set to be officially unveiled later this year, but up to now any actual details have been very thin on the ground.Thankfully Turkish-Canadian designer Emre Husmen has stepped in to this information vacuum to offer his own interpretation ...
 
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The local automotive sector is mourning the death of an industry leader.
Pampanga-based businessman Liberato “Levy” Laus was one of three men killed when the helicopter they were riding crashed in Malolos, Bulacan at past noon on Thursday, April 25. The other two were the pilot, identified as Capt. Ever Coronel, and Laus' driver ...
 
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If car heaven was on earth, the new PGA Cars showroom would be it.
For people who go shopping for cars like they do for clothes or gadgets, here’s some good news. Four of the world’s most coveted car brands are now housed under one roof in Bonifacio Global City (BGC), Taguig. PGA Cars Inc has ...
 
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New styling and convenience features update the 10th generation Civic.
Since it was first introduced in 2016, the latest iteration of the Civic has sold almost 10,500 units in the country, making it one of Honda Philippines Inc.’s top sellers. To excite fans further, the Japanese car giant has added new styling ...
 
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Is the stick really going extinct?
"Manual is dead." These three words strike fear into the hearts of old-school car guys and purists the world over. As much as we hate to admit it, the end of the stick is probably coming. One after the other, carmakers are shifting (hehehe) ...
 
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The Japanese car giant has been on a roll, and it looks like it’s not stopping anytime soon.
In the consumer space, capturing market share is a laborious process. All your competitors are working just as hard as you are in wooing customers, so progress is hard to come by.Not in Nissan’s case though. How does a 100-percent increase in ...
 
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The fascinating history of how cars arrived in the Philippines.
An index of affluence for Filipino in the days of the American rule was the possession of an automobile. To this day, having a car—next to owning a house—continues to top the list of goals of every working Pinoy. The car industry ...
 
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These transportation apps made in the Philippines aim to make commuters’ lives just a little bit easier.
It’s no secret that traffic in the major urban centers of the country is horrible. A 2017 report revealed that traffic in Metro Manila caused the Philippines to lose over P4 billion that year. And with no end in sight, various transportation ...
 
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Expect it to take effect soon.
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is serious about fixing our traffic problem by lessening the number of cars on the road.Major thoroughfares under the jurisdiction of the MMDA no longer have number-coding window hours under the expanded Unified Vehicular Volume Reduction ...
 
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First launched in 2015, the Everest holds up well as an all-around mid-sized SUV.
In 2015, I took part in an adventure drive featuring the latest iteration of the Ford Everest in the sleepy town of Chiang Rai, Thailand. Although the mid-sized SUV shares the same engine and transmission as the Ranger, officials were clear it ...
 
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As timeless as a classic should be
Modern cars are cool and all, don't get us wrong. But there's a certain appeal that comes with driving a classic nameplate. Maybe it's because of the nostalgic feelings they evoke, or their Instragam-worthy curves, or the admiration you get from fellow ...
 
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The XC40 is Volvo’s first car designed and built around its new Compact Modular Architecture.
For a car company based out of Sweden, it’s telling that Volvo has never won the European Car of the Year trophy. Until last year.Volvo finally broke that streak with the XC40, its compact SUV that completes the car marque’s range of ...
 
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Land Rover Club PH is celebrating its 20th anniversary
This is something to look forward to whether you are a Rover nut or not. Here is the announcement of Land Rover Club of the Philippines (LRCP) president Robby Consunji:“Check out the transformation of the Range Rover through the years at the ...
 
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It’s always handy to have a skill ready for when you encounter car emergencies.
Knowing how to jumpstart a car with a dead battery is an essential life skill.We all live busy lives, and it’s very easy to forget to turn off the lights, radio, air conditioner, or any other electrical gadget inside the vehicle after ...
 
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Watch the prototype in action
It looks like James Bond is going green. According to The Sun, director Cary Joji Fukunaga has spearheaded a move to get 007 an eco-friendly electric Aston Martin Rapide E for Bond 25.“This is something Cary pushed for and Daniel and the producers ...
 
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The world's most famous spy is going green.
James Bond is not typically thought of as an activist. There's the boozing, the womanizing, the license to kill. More than a few submarines downed in the ocean. That mess on the Russian border couldn't have been good for anybody. But Daniel Craig is ...