These will help in keeping your car in good running condition
There are certain instances in a car owner's lifetime that he will need to leave his beloved steed locked up for extended periods of time. It's almost inevitable-you're lucky if you've never found yourself in such sticky
The lone turbodiesel-powered subcompact crossover in a petrol-dominated segment
Save for a few small but effective design changes, the 2020 SsangYong Tivoli is as visually impressive today as when it first landed on our shores. And with a new engine and some fresh digs, it has suddenly become perfectly poised to
A rollicking drive in Vietnam cements its hallowed off-road status
Many of us have lusted after the Ford F-150 Raptor from the first time we saw that massive V8 behemoth gracing our TV screens on Top Gear. Here was a Baja race truck in road trim, and available to us mortals.
For those who thought the ‘standard’ one was too tame
Tough, practical, and ready to take on Metro Manila's pockmarked roads-these are traits that Mitsubishi Motors Philippines (MMPC) would have you believe come with the Xpander Cross's package. Well, we've seen it in the metal and are happy
Because Metro Manila is noisy
Cars aren't the only things we're big on here at Top Gear PH-we're pretty fond of gadgets and accessories, too. I, for one, am a sucker for good earphones and headphones. But ever since I got my first
A surprisingly easy fix you can do at home
Seatbelts make our car journeys far safer. In fact, we now have laws that require their use. However, as seatbelts get older, they don't work quite as well as they used to. For seatbelts to work properly, they must retract and
Another day, another addition to this heavily stacked segment
Arguably one of the most stacked segments in the Philippine automotive landscape just got even more competitive, with Maxus Philippines's launch of the all-new 2020 Maxus T60.This new ute has now officially penetrated the market, and it'll go
What does the new pickup have to offer?
Remember the pickup wars from about half a decade ago? Those sure were fun times. Back then, the market was suddenly flooded with all-new iterations of well-known models, each with its own loyal customer base. Now, we may be in
There are many good deals out there
Not everyone buys brand-new cars. In fact, most car enthusiasts prefer to buy used cars. The primary reason: Used cars are less expensive. The moment a brand-new car rolls out of the dealer's lot, it's a used car
Better safe than sorry
After a long, adventure-filled day of off-roading for work or play, it's always best to give your four-wheel-drive vehicle a thorough inspection before getting back on the road. This is important to ensure your safety and the
A 4x2 is enough for most needs
Buyer dilemmas between similarly priced and spec'd models in the same segment are perhaps the very reason that we motoring journalists even have jobs in the first place. In every review, we do our best to be objective and to identify
It’s tedious work
Even if you regularly clean your motorcyle helmet and its fabric liner, you will, after years of using the lid, want to restore its brand-new shine and refresh the cheek pads and liner foam.Most helmets come with an interior liner
Is the TRD kit worth the upgrade?
In all my years of being a car journalist, I have never actually tested or owned a Toyota Fortuner. Recently, I felt that after close to nine years of writing, it was about time I change that fact.The Fortuner is an
A genuinely enjoyable package
Driving a luxury car and being objective at the same time can be tricky. The price tag can play mind games on you, leading you to think the car you're driving is better than other offerings simply because it's more
To car owners with young kids, do you already own a child seat?
Have a car in your garage? Have a kid in your car? If your answer to both questions is yes, then we hope you own a proper child restraint system for your vehicle. It isn't just for your kid's sake,
We drive the new subcompact crossover to find out
Let's backtrack a bit. Chery first entered our market in 2007. You can still see one puttering around the metro every now and then. In particular, we remember spotting the Chery QQ mini hatchback quite often in those days. Then, it
I wish we loved hatchbacks more
Call us odd, but we look at automotive sales figures the way Operators look at the Matrix. To most eyes, they're just random numbers and letters, but to us, they show a fascinating pattern. When we got the per-model breakdown
Putting a little effort into prevention will go a long way
At the end of December 2019, a novel strain of coronavirus (initially known as nCoV, but know called COVID-19) was reported in Wuhan, China. A coronavirus is just one type of over 200 viruses that cause the common cold. This particular
The Ranger lineup just got even bigger
To start off 2020, Ford Philippines expanded its Ranger lineup with the local reintroduction of the Ranger FX4. After some time away, the feisty version of Ford's popular truck has made its way back to our shores.There's already a
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),
  • TGP Rating:
    /20

    Starts at ₱

    TGP Rating:
    /20
    Starts at ₱