Tara, road trip?
The freedom we enjoyed before a certain virus ravaged the globe feels so long ago now that we can view it with rose-tinted nostalgia. Two years ago, the world felt like a desert with endless oases just a drive or plane
The brand sold 3,748 vehicles last year—more than a third of them were Stonics
It looks like Kia Philippines had a great year in 2021. The carmaker has shared that it was able to sell 3,748 vehicles last year, equal to a 76% year-on-year increase.The brand's biggest sales driver? The Stonic.
Are you digging the burly new appearance?
As far as minivans go, the Kia Carnival has long been one of the most well-rounded packages in the segment. Its practical configuration and stylish appearance made it a sensible choice, and the South Korean car manufacturer built further upon this
Does it have the makings of a legitimate competitor in its segment?
The local subcompact crossover segment already feels a bit too crowded at this point. But carmakers still keep bringing in new models left and right anyway. In 2021 alone, we've seen a number of refreshed nameplates and entirely new models make
Choosing fleet vehicles is no easy task
Purchasing fleet vehicles is no easy task for any company. Business owners must have an immense amount of trust in a particular car from a specific brand before they pull the trigger. After all, these vehicles will be servicing employees and will
“Nag-class ako dati, eh kaso natatakot ako”
Late in July, Filipino weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz became a household name after nabbing our country its first-ever gold medal in the Olympic games. Not surprisingly, local businesses jumped at the chance to reward her as soon as she landed back on
Well-deserved
Uplifting news to end the week, folks: Days after Hidilyn Diaz came home with the Philippines' first-ever Olympic gold medal, she has now received the brand-new Kia Stonic that Ayala Corporation and Kia Philippines promised her.The company just shared
The two-tone finish will cost an extra P45,000
Volkswagen Philippines gave us a mere sneak peek at the Multivan Kombi the last time around. Today, the carmaker has released more specs as well as the introductory prices of its new people-hauler.First, let's talk pricing. Contrary to the
DPs will be settled as hold-out deposits and can be withdrawn after 24 months
If you're in the market for a brand-new sedan, you might want to check out Volkswagen Philippines' latest promo.For the month of July, the carmaker is offering its vehicles with no cash-out through its 'Zero in on a
It’s scheduled for a a launch in the third quarter
After the successful debut of the T-Cross, Volkswagen Philippines has its sights set on the launch of another big model: The Multivan Kombi. The Kombi-also known as the Type 2-is arguably one of Volkswagen's most iconic nameplates apart
The subcompact SUV will officially go on sale later this month
They're officially here, people. Volkswagen Philippines has just confirmed that the T-Cross has already landed on local ports, and the company was kind enough to share with us some actual photos of the new arrivals.According to VW Philippines, the
Deals on the Santana, Santana GTS, Lavida, and Lamando are available
If you're in the market for a brand-new car this summer, you've got to check this out. Volkswagen Philippines is offering massive discounts on four different models-the Santana, Santana GTS, Lavida, and Lamando.The Santana MPI MT is
Were you planning on dropping by?
Well, Metro Manila and several other areas have been placed back in enhanced community quarantine (ECQ). The move comes as authorities grapple with yet another surge in COVID-19 cases ahead of the Holy Week holiday weekend.In line with this, several
Two more VWs will also be on their way after this launch
Volkswagen Philippines teased the launch of a new subcompact SUV last month, and our initial guess was it's the T-Cross that's on its way here. Well, we finally have confirmation.In a recent roundtable discussion, company president Felipe Estrella
Do you think this would be a good addition to VW’s local lineup?
Does our market need another crossover? We'll go out on a limb and say no. But will carmakers continue bringing them here anyway? Well, it appears so, whether we like it or not.Volkswagen seems to be up next on the
Worth checking out?
For the longest time, Volkswagen was a brand that was relatively outside the budget of most Filipino car buyers. Then came the Santana, and the company's lineup changed forever.The subcompact sedan was launched in May 2018, spearheading the German carmaker'
It has us excited—and hopeful—for what the brand has in store for us next
It feels like Maxus has entered our market in an unorthodox fashion. Unlike other Chinese carmakers such as MG and Geely, Maxus arrived with a big lineup-literally.Instead of the usual crossover- or SUV-stuffed roster we see from other marques
Another enticing seven-seater crossover enters the market
Good news for those of you who've been keeping an eye out for the new Maxus D60: The seven-seater has officially entered the market.As expected, the local D60 debuts packed with a 1.5-liter four-cylinder turbopetrol that
An ideal starter car?
When the Kia Stonic was introduced to the Philippine market in late 2020, it struck me as a vehicle that could potentially punch above its weight class. After all, its looks and feature package were on point, and it was well within
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