Articles about Subcompact Sedan

We finally decided to leave the auto ‘start-stop’ feature on, for once
So, 19km/L. I switch on the shiny orange Nissan Almera I've just been handed, and 19km/L is supposedly the best this particular unit has done during its more than 3,000km on Philippine soil.That's a pretty impressive
The budget-friendly subcompact sedan is set to be discontinued in our market
Over the past few months, we've been keeping an eye out for news regarding Hyundai and its status here in our market. While things have been a bit bleak as of late, there are now some significant developments regarding the matter.
For the budget-conscious buyers out there
Depending on your budget, the definition of a 'starter car' could be anything from a city hatch to a basic subcompact sedan. Hell, even crossovers are getting in on the action, with a handful of very affordable mini models entering the market
Based on spy photos and leaked information
The current Toyota Vios was introduced in 2018 but under its curvy swoopy skin lies the same bones as the third-generation Vios which was introduced nine years ago. The current Vios and its ASEAN Yaris hatch sibling are one of the
Is it a worthy competitor in the local subcompact sedan segment?
For years, the local subcompact sedan segment has been dominated by mainly two nameplates: the Toyota Vios and the Honda City. To this day, the two cars are still some of the top-of-mind choices for car buyers on a budget-
The more, the merrier
When it comes to buying a car, you can never have too many options to consider. MG Philippines knows this, and as such, it is expanding its local subcompact sedan lineup with the addition of the MG 5 Core Plus.The MG
Just how practical is the popular subcompact sedan?
Pump prices continue to rise (although we're thankful for recent rollbacks), which is why more than ever, car buyers are starting to look for the most practical and fuel-efficient options available before they pull the trigger on a brand-new
A full tank costs a fortune these days, even for smaller cars
Fuel prices are at an all-time high. And with the skyrocketing pump prices, some of you might be wondering: How much would a full tank of gas now cost?Well, we're here to indulge you. We compiled seven subcompact sedans
See how the new Emgrand stacks up against its subcompact-sedan rivals
There's a new Geely in town, and this time, it's no budget-friendly crossover or SUV. No, the new Geely Emgrand is a sedan. A subcompact sedan.This means Geely is now competing in a segment that's been long
The top-of-the-line variant is priced at P908,000
Sojitz G Auto Philippines (SGAP) has officially launched the all-new Geely Emgrand. With this new model, the carmaker is now dipping its toes into the subcompact-sedan segment.Geely has its work cut out for it as the Emgrand enters a
We set out to see just how thrifty the new 1.0-liter turbocharged engine is
When Nissan Philippines (NPI) launched the all-new Almera, a lot of our readers couldn't help but ask about the new 1.0-liter turbocharged gasoline engine. Most of the questions, to no surprise, were about its fuel consumption.In order
Does this have a shot against the Toyota Vios?
Geely made a splash in the Philippine market several years ago with the launch of lovable Coolray. Since then, the brand has followed the small crossover up with larger offerings like the Okavango and Azkarra. A sedan wasn't in the brand'
Only 300 units of this will be available
The new Mitsubishi Mirage G4 is a stylish sedan, especially when compared with its predecessor. But naturally, some might still think the car lacks a bit of pizzazz.Well, if you're one of those people, then you should take a look
Is it still the top choice for fleet owners and penny pinchers?
When it launched in 2013, the Mirage G4 was noteworthy for being the lightest sedan on the market. Not the prettiest. Not the sportiest. But at 905kg, definitely the lightest. And arguably the most economical. And priced so low, a friend and
It isn’t a raffle, though
Heads up, car buyers: You can end up with a brand-new sedan without having to throw money at a dealership this month. All you need to do is have the Shopee app installed on your smartphone and pay attention on December
Can it now compete with the top dogs of the subcompact-sedan class?
The old Almera just didn't get any respect. Despite having a gutsy engine, great comfort, and good handling, it was never a roaring sales success beyond the taxi-fleet crowd-mainly thanks to its rather challenging looks.But Nissan's ugly
It’s easily one of the most stylish subcompact sedans right now
It sure is. Nissan has taken the Almera's design to new heights with this all-new model, and it's become one of the more handsome offerings in its segment right now.Very well, but there's a bit to take
The subcompact sedan now comes with Nissan Intelligent Mobility features
Nissan Philippines (NPI) is on a roll this year. After launching the refreshed Navara, the Leaf, and most recently, the new Terra, the carmaker has now officially introduced the all-new Almera."The all-new Almera is the smart and stylish sedan
Mark your calendars
It's official: The all-new Nissan Almera is being launched in the local market on October 8, 2021.This confirmation comes just a week after teaser material for the subcompact sedan began making rounds on social media, and Nissan Philippines has
The latest refresh was just announced in Thailand
It's only been a little over a year since Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) brought in the refreshed Vios, but the subcompact sedan is already getting yet another facelift in Thailand.Known as the Yaris Ativ in that market, the updated model
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