Articles about Subcompact Hatchback

Living its best life over in Japan
Want a Honda Jazz in the Philippines? Since the hatchback has already been discontinued locally, your best shot at owning one now is our country's secondhand market. The model continues to live its best life over in Japan, though, where it
It’s called the Fit there, of course
It's been over a year now since the Philippine market bid goodbye to the Honda Jazz-a move that makes sound business sense given the existence of the City Hatchback for our region, but which has left fans of the nameplate
Here are our first impressions of the new hatchback
Suzuki Philippines (SPH) recently shook things up with the launch of the all-new Celerio. Its arrival marked the addition of yet another affordable offering to the carmaker's local lineup.The new Suzuki Celerio brings with it a highly fuel-efficient
This hatch has something that the quirky S-Presso doesn’t
Filipinos have been slowly gravitating toward bigger vehicles over the past few years, and for good reason. Budget-conscious car buyers wouldn't bother throwing money at a low-riding sedan that can fit five, when they know they can get a
That’s even better than the figures published during the hatch’s global debut
Suzuki Philippines (SPH) has just revamped its lineup by introducing yet another new budget-friendly offering: the all-new Suzuki Celerio.As expected, a ton of people were asking about the Celerio's fuel economy. When it made its global debut, Suzuki
Yay or nay?
For the longest time, Suzuki was a brand known primarily in the Philippines for its city-friendly hatchbacks. This is no longer the case, though, with the company's sales now being driven by the Ertiga and the Dzire, and the Jimny
Add this to the list of reasons why we’d like to see it in our market
Hyundai calls the Casper a mini SUV, but just like the Suzuki S-Presso, it's basically just a subcompact hatchback. Does it really matter, though? It's quirky, it's got style, and most important, it's affordable. We're simply
The hatchback gets new wheels to go along with other aesthetic upgrades
Suzuki Philippines (SPH) is giving one of its best-selling models, the S-Presso, some changes for 2022. Meet the new Suzuki S-Presso Special Edition.This new variant of the popular hatchback gets a host of aesthetic upgrades. Most notable are
The hatch stickers for P1.195 million, while the crossover for P1.49 million
We've already run through the new hybrid offerings in Mazda Philippines' lineup, so it's time to get the lowdown on the gasoline-powered models that just received new faces.First up is the updated Mazda CX-3. This new crossover
This hot hatch wants commitment
What is love? At its most superficial, love is attraction, a powerful force that draws you in. It's looking at an object for the first time and seeing the toys you played with as a kid, the rally cars you idolized
The five-door is now the sales leader among B-segment hatchbacks
Say what you want about the Honda City Hatchback, because it appears a lot of people are still buying it, anyway.According to Honda Cars Philippines (HCPI), the new five-door is now the sales leader in its segment. Since the launch,
Will it receive as much love as the Jazz?
The Honda Jazz is dead. Long live the Jazz. But as the Jazz exits, we get the new City Hatchback, a more traditional-looking hatchback that shares much of its hardware and styling with the City sedan. As the market marches forward
What would you add to this list?
As much as we love hatchbacks, we know that they aren't really sales drivers for many car brands here in our market. That's why we've already come to accept the fact that there are just some hatchbacks that'll
In case you’re waiting for more affordable units to come in
The Jazz has been discontinued in the Philippine market, ending an epic run by what was perhaps the most beloved hatchback to ever grace our market. There's a silver lining in all of this, though, as Honda Cars Philippines (HCPI) has
Ready to make a reservation?
We already know the GR Yaris is coming, and how much it will cost when it lands-that'll be P2.65 million, please, if you're serious about getting one. And how soon will you be able to drive your unit
*Really, it is
There's a strange connection between Top Gear editors and the Honda Jazz. At one point in our publication's timeline, no less than three of our staffers owned this subcompact hatchback: former editor-in-chief Vernon B. Sarne, former managing editor
For the five-door lovers out there
Yes, the Honda City Hatchback has arrived on our shores. Surprised? Well, you shouldn't be, if we're being honest-this vehicle's local launch has been widely speculated since rumors began surfacing that Honda Cars Philippines (HCPI) was doing away
So... is the GR Yaris up next?
Well, what do you know-it looks like our speculations were right yet again. Sort of. Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) has now officially launched the refreshed Yaris, the one we previously said might be arriving in 2021.We may have missed a
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