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The 6.75-liter L-series unit has seen over 60 years of service
Kawaii!
In 2019, Japan's best-selling car shifted 253,500 units. We don't have the end-of-year stats for the Philippine market yet, but for a bit of context, our 2019 midyear report showed that the best-selling brand in
There is a lot riding on this model
Ah, you spotted the litter of sponsor decals, though they're really more of a distraction than a disguise: Aston Martin's reminder that this is not yet the finished article. I'm in Oman driving the DBX. The two are a
Music to our ears
In a world of increasing complication, Porsche's boss has promised Top Gear that his firm will keep building straightforward drivers' cars as long as people want them."We will continue with our puristic sports cars-GT3, GT3 RS, GT2 RS, and
When you find the McLaren 720S Spider too mild
Toward the end of 2018, German tuning company Novitec decided it would inhabit the nightmares of other road users by unveiling an angry, widebody version of the McLaren 720S. Every single body panel was changed. It featured a Senna-like front end,
So far, it’s only been confirmed for Europe
You needn't look further than last week's GR Yaris reveal for proof that western markets generally have it better when it comes to Toyota's premier offerings. Next to this, there's the Corolla hatchback, and also the RAV4 Prime.
It beat the old record by just over 15 meters
The Hyundai Kona has claimed the title of the world's highest-driven electric vehicle, after the crossover made its way up to Tibet's Sawula Pass-an altitude of approximately 5,731 meters-on January 8, 2020.With that height, the
The online secondhand-vehicle scene can be tricky to navigate
It has been many years since I last bought a brand-new vehicle. Ever since discovering the wonders of secondhand vehicle shopping (both cars and bikes) and the joys of depreciation (as in you let someone else bear the brunt of it),
It can actually come in handy
When Volkswagen launched the eighth-generation Golf last year, it was clear that this iteration of the famous hatch is truly an all-new vehicle. Not because of its looks, no, but because of all the features the cabin had in store.
Hopefully other regions follow its example
Driving clean is a relatively simple proposition, provided you have the money to shell out for a zero-emissions vehicle. Keeping the manufacturing process of said vehicle clean, on the other hand, takes considerably more effort.Toyota, though, has just shown the
Maybe Porsche’s really listening to us after all
You certainly can't accuse Porsche of not listening. Nor being afraid of a public U-turn. We could probably do with having them in government. A decade after switching its horrid PDK button shifters for conventional paddles, it's put six-
The luxury SUV accounted for 4,962 of the 8,205 Lambos sold worldwide last year
If you've a romantic notion that the Lamborghini factory is a quiet shed in a sleepy Italian village-where a few mad petrolheads cycle down a few times a week to drop noisy engines into the middle of wedge-tastic sports
Good news if you’re eyeing this car
Toyota's cars just keep impressing in the safety department. The latest of the Japanese car manufacturer's offerings to pass ASEAN NCAP crash tests with flying colors? The all-new Toyota Corolla Altis.The results of the sedan's ASEAN NCAP
A conversation with Ron Simons, founder and CEO of RSRNurburg
You can't call yourself a real gearhead if you haven't heard about the Nürburgring or understand what it represents. Nestled in the thickly forested Eifel mountains, about an hour-and-half drive from Frankfurt, the Nürburgring is the
Stylish, practical, electric—and unofficial
Apple is known for its laser focus on user experience and its distinctive minimalist designs. So, what if the tech company built a pickup and applied the same basic concept?Well, here's our attempt to answer that question-an unofficial render
We think it’s the FX4
Ford Philippines is reinforcing its local Ranger lineup next week with the launch of a new variant.The American car manufacturer has already sent out invitations for the upcoming launch event. Attached to the invites is a single photo of the pickup
“Air transportation has been a long-term goal”
Is Toyota getting into the business of getting the Corolla and Camry to take flight? Not exactly, but perhaps this new development could lead to something like it down the line.Toyota has just announced a $394-million investment in California-based
The Group collectively sold 2,520,307 vehicles last year
The past year was pretty big for some names in the automotive industry, the BMW Group included. The Group collectively sold 2,520,307 vehicles worldwide last year, marking a 1.2% increase in overall sales compared to 2018. This marks nine
A father searches for an MPV that’s just right
Whenever we are about to head out of the house, whether for school or for malling, our two kids would often ask: "Daddad, which car are we bringing?" The "wife's" Mazda MX-5 is what they fondly call 'the small car,'
The basics, evolved
Subaru was once one of the smaller Japanese manufacturers. Upon its introduction, it was generally a niche brand compared with the juggernauts of Japan. Something changed in the noughties, though, and that change was partly driven by the popularity of the Forester.
Don’t underestimate the effects of highly abrasive volcanic dust and particles
I'm sure many of us have already cleaned off the thick layer of volcanic ash that has settled on our cars following the recent eruption of the Taal Volcano. You probably already know, however, that simply cleaning the vehicle's exterior
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