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The year 2017 has been a big year for the car industry. Record-breaking sales month to month and quarter to quarter.

Are you one of those drivers who often underestimate and overlook a small car on the road because of its size?

The Honda Odyssey’s smooth ride and spacious and luxurious interior make it a favorite when it comes to road trips.


While most other carmakers wowed the crowds at the recently concluded Singapore Motor Show with gleaming new sheet metal, Subaru went the opposite way and showed off the heretofore invisible technologies that set their cars above the norm.

The word “segue” (pronounced “seg-wey”) is a verb that describes a smooth and uninterrupted transition from one thing to another (Merriam Webster Dictionary). I literally segued (“seg-weyed”) into 2018 with a Segway.

Replacing a model that accounts for 30 percent of your global sales sounds like a daunting task, but it seems the all-new Volvo XC60 is up to the challenge. It’s been close to a decade since the world first saw Volvo’s premium mid-sized SUV and now, the second-generation one has arrived in the Philippines.

“Nawalan ng preno”, or brake failure is one of the most used, overused and abused reasons of drivers for road accidents, especially for horrendous ones. It’s seldom, or perhaps never driver error, as I guess no driver is stupid enough to admit that.

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As 2017 comes to a close, the Philippine automotive industry has shown no signs of slowing down.

It’s that time of the year, when The Philippine STAR’s Motoring team sit down to decide what, for them, are the top cars of the year.

The all-new 3rd generation BMW X3-series has finally been released and it delivers more than we expected.

Ford Philippines has unveiled its year-end sale deals offering customers more opportunities to own a Ford vehicle this 2017.

Uber is coming clean about its cover-up of a year-old hacking attack that stole personal information about more than 57 million of the beleaguered ride-hailing service’s customers and drivers.

BMW made a big splash in Tokyo this year as it held Asian debuts for two significant, new models: the future flagship BMW Concept 8 Series and the much-anticipated BMW Concept Z4 roadster—the latter receiving special attention from the Japanese as it is said to be sharing its platform with Toyota’s upcoming high-end Supra J29 sports car.

“This is what the future of Nissan Intelligent Mobility will look and sound like...” exclaimed Daniele Schillaci, Nissan’s EVP for Global Marketing and Sales, as he opened the presentation of the Nissan booth before the numerous international press, at the 45th Tokyo Motor Show two weeks ago.

The theme of the Isuzu booth in this year’s Tokyo Motor Show is “Driving the New Age of Transport.”

Hino Motors Philippines (HMP), the exclusive distributor of Japan’s leading brand of trucks and buses in the country, celebrated another milestone with the grand opening of its newest dealership along United Nations Avenue in Manila last Thursday.             

Pioneer compact car company Suzuki Philippines (SPH) supports the series of activities organized by several car clubs from the growing Team Suzuki Philippines (TSP) family.