Can it compete with the Toyota Vios and Honda City?
The year 2013 saw the reintroduction of the Volkswagen brand into the Philippines, and with the efforts of the Ayala's Automobile Central Enterprise Inc. (ACEI), it has enjoyed moderate sales success. Its lineup initially included the Jetta, Tiguan, Touran, Beetle,
Quick, practical and stylish
We're at Pradera Verde in Pampanga to shoot our landmark 150th Issue cover story, and for this special feature, we've put together a lineup of five cars and one superbike packing a combined total of more than 1,800hp. The
It started with typewriters
Just how much do you know about BMW's rakish alter-ego Alpina? Probably not as much as you think...If you thought it was just another aftermarket tuning company, you'd be wrong, for a start. Alpina Burkard Bovensiepen GmbH and
It's a busy weekend for carmakers
Volkswagen Philippines will be holding its VWorld Weekend mall display at the Glorietta Activity Center in Makati City this weekend.From September 16 to 17, shoppers can drop by the display to check out several of the brand's showcased cars, including
And we dig that about it
Lots of shiny stuff will grace the Frankfurt Motor Show, but few cars will please enormous driving nerds as much as this one. Meet the Porsche 911 GT3 with Touring Package. Or the GT3 Touring, for the sake of simplicity."What's
The gasoline variant is the practical choice
With the consumer's never-ending appetite for SUVs and stiff competition among its rivals in its segment, the second-generation Q7 was one of the most-anticipated premium SUVs of 2016. Looking at photos of it online, it appeared more dynamic
Driving enthusiasts wanted
The BMW 5-Series was recently unveiled at the BGC Arts Center in Taguig earlier today. The model, which we drove in Portugal last March for our cover story, is finally available here.The launch was classy, to say the least, and
Not your typical mid-cycle refresh
Like most cars, the Porsche 911 goes through a mid-cycle refresh. This usually includes minor tweaks to the exterior and the interior, as well as updates to the transmission. The changes to the 991 Carrera range, however, are much more than
Can you spot the difference?
There's no denying the timeless appeal of the Volkswagen Beetle. Despite the onset of new models from the German automaker, car lovers will always remain fond of the Bug's unmistakable shape.Still, no matter how well-loved a car is,
One of the most iconic Bimmers ever
The BMW M3 will always hold a special place in the heart of car lovers the world over. What was essentially a humble mass-production compact car was transformed into one of the most iconic track machines of all time. Simply put,
It has the tech to match the looks
To say that the world is in love with SUVs is a gross understatement. Simply take a look out your window while waiting at a stoplight, and you'll be amazed by the sheer number of these vehicles driving around.Don't
Based on the 6-Series, of course
Last year, BMW updated its stylish two-door performance tourer and gave us the 6-Series in either coupe, convertible or gran coupe. As if these rides weren't desirable enough, buyers who really wanted to make the most of their two-
With 800Nm of torque
The BMW M5 is arguably one of the most esteemed performance vehicles of our time. Imagine an executive sedan like the 5-Series having the power, handling and road manners of a supercar, and you'll know why enthusiasts the world over
In the heart of BMW country
Driving a brand-new car out of a dealer showroom is one of the best feelings in the world. The new-car smell, combined with the shimmer of the fresh paintwork, is simply priceless. So imagine how it feels to pick up
A promising European midsize sedan
Volkswagens may not be a common sight on our roads, but this, we believe, is due to the unfamiliarity of our market to the German carmaker's lineup beyond the Beetle, as well as the deep entrenchment of the Japanese car brands.
To replace the GLK
In April, we gave you a sneak peek at a concept car that seemed to blur the lines between sedan and SUV. That concept vehicle was the swoopy-looking Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe Concept. Nearly two months after the teaser, Mercedes has
Any takers out there?
The original air-cooled Volkswagen Beetle was in production for well over half a century. The Ferdinand Porsche-designed Love Bug has roots that date back to the darker days of Nazi Germany. After World War II, British Army officer Ivan Hirst
2-Series Active Tourer enters PH market
BMW Philippines (aka Asian Carmakers Corporation) has brought in a new MPV that is also the German brand's first front-wheel-drive car. As you read this today, ACC is launching in Nuvali the 2-Series Active Tourer, a vehicle most
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