What’s it like after a P500,000 price drop?
This is the top-spec, seven-seat Kia Grand Carnival...except it's different from the top-spec, seven-seat Kia Grand Carnival you might've known before. Gone is its glorious V6 engine and joyous 276 horses-a victim of the
Provided you aren’t the one driving, of course
We've all been there: Snoozing in the backseat of a Grab or a friend's car as it crawls along EDSA, only to wake up at our destination wishing we had another half-hour stuck in traffic to relax and recharge. "
It was the ultimate barakada-mobile in the '90s
The Toyota Liteace first arrived locally in the early '80s in the form of the Townace available on the gray market. Those who fancied one but didn't want the gray-market option, though, had to wait until the late '80s, when
A triple treat
When it comes to special variants, few local carmakers can match the enthusiasm Honda Cars Philippines has for releasing them. It seems like the Japanese manufacturer never runs out new colors, exterior enhancements or interior features to add to its vehicles.For
A Northern oddity with much to offer
Haima is a brand unfamiliar to many Mañilenos, and for good reason. The brand's official distributor, the Laus Group, is keen to build the brand a loyal following before expanding outside of its northern market, up in the Pampanga region.
Transportation in comfort and luxury
Spending seven days with the Honda Odyssey EX-V Navi 2018 has given me a newfound appreciation for the kind of vehicle space that a father can provide for his family. Although we are happy and content with a four-door sedan,
The color is like Jordans on a Saturday
Having fallen into a slightly JDM-shaped hole on the Internet one evening, a couple of things popped up. And then became one of those tiny obsessions for a few days: Weird Japanese minivans.It started by spotting a local Mitsubishi Delica
More style, power and features
The new Toyota Alphard has arrived in the Philippines with more style both inside and out, better performance, and a handful of added convenience features for both passengers and driver.The Japanese premium minivan was revealed by Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) earlier
Better in the right places
There was a time, about a generation ago, when the Honda Odyssey matched up with Toyota's Alphard in terms of power and price. But when the all-new Odyssey arrived in our market, it lost its thirsty (for a Honda) V6
Company also announces Formula E plans
It didn't take long for the all-new Nissan Leaf to get Nismo-ed. Launched just last month, the Japanese carmaker's flagship EV is packed with intelligent features like ProPilot autonomous driving tech; ProPilot park, which does the parking job
Thanks to a self-charging feature
Greetings from the floors of Tokyo Motor Show 2017, where electric is all the rage. Nissan's booth has a few EVs on display, and here's one electric minivan that can (somehow) endure Metro Manila's gridlock.Meet the Serena e-
Be cautious going down this route
Hi, Botchi! I'm currently in the market for a secondhand seven-seater. Minivans are my picks. Do you have any suggestions? My budget is at P600,000.As of now, a 2006 Toyota Previa (facelifted version) and a 2011 Mitsubishi Grandis
An ideal family vehicle?
When it comes to cherished childhood memories, weekend family trips to the grocery would have to rank somewhere near the top of my list.Few recollections are sweeter to me than filling a shopping cart to the brim with a week's
Families will love this
If you're viewing this on a mobile device and can't see the video, please click here.It's not every day that a minivan rolls into the Top Gear garage, so you can imagine the joy on our faces when
An ideal barkada getaway vehicle
We're assuming most of you guys are headed out of town for the upcoming Holy Week break. Whether it's out to the beach for a weekend under the sun, or to far-flung provinces to visit the relatives, you've
An MPV worth looking into
The Honda Odyssey is getting an upgrade. Honda Cars Philippines has announced that it will be equipping the classy Japanese minivan's 2.4 EX-V Navi CVT variant with a host of new aesthetic tweaks and convenience features for 2017.Style-
An impressive French alternative
We're quite a big family. Seven kids plus two senior-citizen parents means we need a serious family hauler, despite the fact that my older brother and I have moved out of the house. Sundays are sacred, not just for Sunday
Second gen launched in Japan
The Honda Jazz has been described as being a "mini" minivan thanks to its versatile cargo and seating configuration, and the acres of space within its relatively compact footprint. But did you know that the Jazz has spawned an actual minivan version?
Amazingly, the engine wasn't swapped
When it comes to fun-to-drive rides, minivans are probably the last thing we think of. Spacious, versatile, and kid-friendly are far better adjectives to describe America's favorite family hauler. Well, except maybe for this particular example.We're
To attract midsize SUV buyers
We didn't see this move coming. Honda Cars Philippines has just announced a more affordable variant of its Odyssey MPV with an additional seat. It's called the Odyssey EX, and it gets new front and rear bumper designs, a new
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