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Excited to see this SUV here?
It looks like another carmaker is joining the local automotive industry's hybrid-electric revolution.Mitsubishi Motors Philippines (MMPC) has announced that it plans to introduce the Outlander PHEV, the brand's flagship hybrid SUV, to the Philippine market. Along with this
It pays to have an F1 team
Renault is close to launching a super-novel hybrid system called E-Tech, developed with engineers from its Formula 1 team. It will come as a normal hybrid in the Clio and a plug-in version in the Captur.In the Clio,
The GT Edition, on the other hand, will be launched at MIAS this year
The doors to the 2020 Singapore Motor Show are finally open, and Subaru is kicking off this year's festivities with the official regional launch of two different versions of the Forester: the e-Boxer and the GT Edition.We got our
See how carmakers have strengthened their commitment to alternative-fuel vehicles
Arguably the world's first truly mass-market, mass-produced, purpose-built EV, the normal-looking Leaf arrived in 2010. In the last decade, Nissan has shifted almost half-a-million of the things (last year, it was the best-selling EV
That's five times more than the Prius in all of 2018
In September, Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) brought in the Corolla Altis Hybrid, once again kick-starting the country's slow shift towards alternatively-powered transport.We say 'once again' because this isn't the company's first foray into local hybridization. The
This leg hosted a record total of 465 students
It cannot be denied that in the Philippine market, hybrid and electric vehicles are still in the process of gaining traction. A big reason for this is that we Filipinos are deprived of the proper and full experience of EVs because of
It seems like Audi just keeps stepping up its EV game
Audi is going big on plug-in hybrids-so big that two have arrived more or less at once.Let's start small(er), with the A6 55 TFSI e quattro. The sedan pairs a 2.0-liter four-cylinder gasoline with
The compact SUV makes a strong case for a hybrid variant
Last month, Toyota Motor Philippines unveiled the all-new Corolla Altis with a special variant: a 1.8-liter hybrid. The way I saw it, this reveal indicated that change might be coming to the local market. Maybe, just maybe, our country
Hybrid versions of the S90, XC90 are available, too
Unless you've been living under a rock, you're probably aware that car manufacturers have been busy trying to kick start the Philippine hybrid revolution the past few months.Hyundai, Toyota, and even Geely have already introduced their respective hybrid offerings
Liking the darker look?
This is the Note e-Power Nismo Black Limited. Yes, we know the name's a handful, but thankfully the idea behind it is not: Basically, this is an even meaner-looking version of the Note e-Power Nismo.Frankly, a performance
And another new SUV to boot
We witnessed Sojitz G Auto Philippines Corporation (SGAP) officially launch the Geely brand in the Philippines last night, along with the introduction of the new Geely Coolray crossover. Following that, SGAP took another big step as it inaugurated the first-ever Geely
And an ‘electric overboost’ function
As of November, the ubiquitous BMW 520d is set to get a new mild-hybrid system. The setup comprises a 48V starter-generator and a second battery, and BMW says the additional power harvested will be used to power ancillaries and for
We hope this becomes available in the Philippines
The 2019 Tokyo Motor Show is happening next month, and one of the most highly anticipated debuts at this year's event is that of the next-generation Honda Jazz-one of the hottest sellers in the Japanese car manufacturer's lineup.
European engineering at its finest
If you live on this side of the world like we do, then chances are you didn't make it to this year's Frankfurt Motor Show.Then again, that doesn't mean you have to miss out on all the action-
Another compact sedan to consider
The local compact-sedan market has been a busy one this 2019. Kia Philippines got the party started in April by bringing back the Forte, with Honda and Mazda following later in the year with the launch of the refreshed Civic and
‘Delivery drivers of the world, are you ready to go hybrid?’
We like to think we're on top of everything that happens in the motoring world here at Top Gear. Unfortunately, despite our best efforts, there are some cars that slip through the net.The panel van version of LEVC's new
And it’s four-wheel-drive, too
Someone in Stuttgart fell asleep on their badge-making keyboard again, and the result is the 'Mercedes-Benz GLE350de 4Matic' That's a GLE with a diesel engine, electric power, and four-wheel drive. Obviously.Meanwhile, Merc's engineers were not asleep
This could be a game changer
So, Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) has finally launched the all-new Corolla Altis, and this time around, the long-running compact sedan is available locally as a hybrid.What does this mean for our market? Well, depending on how many kilometers per
A hybrid option is indeed available
Ladies and gentlemen, the long wait is over: The all-new Toyota Corolla Altis has been launched in the Philippines.Toyota Motor Philippines has finally unveiled the all-new iteration of one of the brand's most storied nameplates. After several weeks
It’s a hybrid V12 with supercapacitors
Meet the Siån, a limited-run evolutionary step of Lambo's V12 lineage. It's also the fastest and most powerful car to ever come out of Sant'Agata Bolognese.Yep, it's official: Lambo has gone hybrid. But not as
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