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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 ...
 
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Imagine all the luxury possible in a car. And then some.
For most of us, it takes years to save up for a new car because we want to get most bang for our hard-earned buck. But for a select few who have that “F you money,” the question isn’t how much a ...
 
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It's actually a good deal.
It’s finally arrived. BMW Philippines has launched the fourth-generation X5, and it’s putting the entire segment on notice with its rugged looks, tech-filled interior, and—wait for it—a five-year or 200,000km warranty.The design alone makes this SUV worth checking out. The all-new X5, ...
 
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The eighth generation of the midsized executive sedan is the best Camry yet
In case you haven’t noticed, SUVs are continuing their march towards global domination. Forbes, quoting automotive industry consultant LMC Automotive, reports that SUV sales rose globally in 2017, while passenger cars fell two percent. Go back further to 2013 and the trend ...
 
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Didn't we already talk about this?
Remember the driver-only ban the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority(MMDA) wanted to put into effect on EDSA a while back? Well apparently, the idea is as alive as ever, as the agency says it continues to push for its implementation.Before we continue, let’s jog our memories. ...
 
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We speak to the man behind the new Porsche 911
‘Evolution not revolution’ is a phrase so well-used in the business of car design that it can now trigger automatic eye roll. There is one model though in which it still feels totally appropriate.“In its overall concept the 911 has always stayed true to ...
 
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Motoring shift took place 70 years ago
A day in March marks an important milestone for Philippine motoring because it was on March 10, 1945, that President Sergio Osmeña signed Executive Order No. 34, which directed Filipino motorists to drive on the right side of the road. Until that time, Philippine vehicles ...
 
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These peak performers make for the garage of dreams
You may not think you’re the type to spend idle moments daydreaming about which contemporary cars you might have in your ultimate collection and that’s fine. But we’ve done exactly that. Here are eleven of our favorites that would be vying for ...
 
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Esquire takes the Ghibli out for a quick spin
Even in its native Italy, few people drive Maseratis. This was according to Marcello Puglisi, a professional racecar driver and instructor who was riding shotgun with me on the paved roads and highways of Clark, Pampanga. It was a drive organized by ...
 
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Bye-bye, turbo
The all-new Forester has been revealed and Subaru’s popular AWD crossover offering will be available in the Philippines in three variants, and here are the prices:If you’ve been following news surrounding this vehicle’s Philippine arrival, you’ll know that the Forester no longer packs a ...
 
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The wait is over car fans.
While women everywhere were going gaga over Paul Walker in The Fast and Furious, the first film in the franchise, male fans were gushing over his ride instead: the 1995 Toyota Supra Turbo. By then, it had been two years since the Supra ...
 
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It's the luxury car company's first ever warehouse sale.
Planning to replace your current ride with something a little more toward the premium end of the automotive spectrum? Now might be the perfect time to do so, because Audi Philippines will soon be holding its first-ever factory warehouse sale.The sale will take place ...
 
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Few are aware of his passion for the automobile
Matinee-idol status aside, Richard Gomez is, in fact, a dyed-in-the-wool car aficionado who has a passion for motorsports and an impeccable taste in automobiles.After his acting career took off, Richard immediately began to have an interest in karting. Clothing giant Bench built ...
 
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It's time to break away from the past
Wini Camacho is no stranger to us. He is our kababayan who has made a name for himself as a designer at Mercedes-Benz. He also did something really cool for Top Gear PH when, in 2010, he sent us his sketches for ...
 
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Do you agree with our picks?
Another year, another handful of worthwhile automotive arrivals to choose from. Granted, consumers were a little bit stingier this year due to the onset of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion Law (TRAIN)—but you’d hardly be able to tell with the ...
 
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In real life, Coco Martin also has a motorcycle and a tank.
Thomas Magnum, is that you? Just kidding. Coco Martin’s new Ford Mustang has got nothing on Tom Selleck’s 1979 Ferrari 308GTS (or the reboot’s Ferrari 488 Spider, for that matter). Nevertheless, it’s one badass ride—one fit for a cop show, too, if ...