Is the technology all it’s cracked up to be?
Much has been said and written about the Honda Civic Type R since its explosive debut in the country two years ago. During the 2017 Manila International Auto Show, it was the most fawned-over car in the building, with attendees jostling
A passenger’s first impressions this time
We recently went on a trip up north with Honda Cars Philippines to put the all-new Brio to the test. I wasn't part of the driver rotations for that model, but I was in for a pleasant surprise: I was
It's called the Civic Type OveRland
The internet seems to quite like Civic Type Rs. We suspect it'll really like these two.Honda's UK arm appears to have decided, with some delusion, that the 316hp, spoiler-clad Type R isn't anywhere near fast or striking
All you need to know about this model, plus how to keep it running strong
The Honda Civic is an interesting study in model evolution. From its student-car beginnings, it slowly shed its street-racer roots and morphed into a plush sedan for the general populace. The 9th generation of the Civic, the car that gave
Yes, it can handle humps
This is a Honda Civic EG with a Pandem widebody kit, packing a B16C1 engine taken from an Integra GS-R. Unlike other cars with this type of aero, this '90s legend is driven daily, has its maintenance in order, and was
The company first announced the plans for closure in February
It's official: Honda has confirmed that its Swindon factory is to close. The plant, which employs 3,500 people, will shut down when the current Civic goes out of production in 2021.Honda first announced plans to close the factory, which
MIAS revealed a fair number of new models
Chevrolet Camaro (P3,298,888) The Covenant Car Company, Inc. has finally introduced the latest Camaro. This stylish pony car features a retro-futuristic exterior that blends classic '60s muscle car styling with the sharp-edged design language we see on the
Blink, and you might miss the subtle details
I've been standing in front of the 2019 Honda Civic RS for several minutes, and I haven't quite realized it yet. Okay, so maybe I should be a little embarrassed, as a veteran motoring writer, not to have noticed the
Here are the new prices
The 10th-generation Honda Civic managed to do two things upon its release in 2016: It brought the fun factor back to the iconic nameplate, and it got Filipino customers and enthusiasts excited. Following up that initial success, Honda Cars Philippines (HCPI)
A new compact sedan has entered the market
The local compact-sedan scene has remained relatively unchanged over the past few years. When you bring up the segment, the first nameplates to come to mind are the usual industry staples: Honda Civic, Toyota Altis, Mazda 3. Anything past them is
Honda Cars Philippines, hear our prayer
In an ideal world, each of us Top Gear PH staffers would have garages that would make Jay Leno blush. They'd be the size of parking lots, and each car would be in immaculate condition. Of course, occupying a slot would
A look at the refreshed compact sedan in Thailand
In the Southeast Asian automotive world, popular car models that surface in Thailand are almost always guaranteed to make their way to the Philippines as well. Late last year, Honda revealed the facelifted Civic in the Thai market, and at this year'
Joycee Castro shares her passion for Civics
We love it when people get in touch with us to share stories about their beloved rides. The bond between man and machine is a beautiful thing. But in this case, the relationship is between a lady and her wheels. Let Joycee
She makes driving a souped-up Civic look easy
In some cultures, coming face to face with a car girl is almost like seeing a four-leaf clover. You sit there mesmerized as you deal with being in the presence of a real-life Letty from The Fast and the Furious.
Looks like something straight out of a video game
A car with good aftermarket support can provide an enthusiast with thousands of ways to customize his car. This owner, however, had something different in mind. The main attraction of this Honda Civic EG is its bodykit. With a lot of parts
Big discounts on some popular models
Looking to purchase a date car this Valentine's? Don't want Manong Grab Driver to hear your sweet nothings? If so, Honda Cars Philippines is holding a special promo this month. From February 14 to 17, the Japanese carmaker is offering
That's pretty steep
Fancy owning a pristine Honda Civic SiR equipped with Mugen accessories? If yes, you'll be happy to know that there's one such example floating around, for sale, on social media.Asking yourself why, considering the vehicle's immense popularity,
Meet the Mugen RC20GT
Opinions on the styling of the Honda Civic Type R vary wildly, but we'd wager very few of them bemoan its timidity. It is, without much question, a punchy-looking thing.Not if you work at Mugen, though. Honda's tuning
Mod it and make it your own
The Honda Civic is a favorite among local tuners and enthusiasts. We have encountered many project cars through the years. Here are three stand-outs and the stories behind them.Driving with very low ride height in Metro Manila can be a
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