Held at the famous Tsukuba Circuit
Each year, there's a British motoring event that shouldn't just be dog-eared into your diary, but tattooed. We are of course talking about the marvelous throwback spectacle commonly known as Goodwood Revival. The three-day festival celebrates the finest
Clients can get used to high-performance EVs by driving a Formula E car
Pininfarina willingly admits that most customers for the upcoming 1,900hp Battista will have never driven an EV before. It acknowledges that they'll have big collections of the world's rarest cars, but something like the Nissan Leaf might not exactly
“I’m not sure I’ll ever switch from fear to unbridled joy so quickly again”
I feel wretched. I've just pulled on a set of leathers for the first time, and nerves-those deep, bubbling in the pit of your stomach nerves-only swell with each rise of the zip, much as I imagine they'll
We rode a 40-year-old motorbike at the event
Having been around for more than four decades, Alpinestars has established itself as a household name for racers and riders. The company specializes in the design and production of a multitude of protective and performance motorsport gear that has been used by
A one-off model that makes 420hp
Back in 2018, Kia UK's pre-production Stinger was about to be retired from duty. It had fulfilled its purpose, and was on the verge of being sent to the crusher (as, indeed, all pre-production cars eventually are), when some
Only 12 seasoned racers were invited to the exclusive test ride in Spain
Remember the classic hit 'Some Guys Have All the Luck,' popularized by Rod Stewart in the '80s? Every time I see the photos of superbike racer TJ Alberto charging through the fast corners of Circuito de Jerez-Ángel Nieto on board the
An unforgettable experience
A few weeks ago, Porsche Asia Pacific invited us to Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia to try out its latest crop of hybrid-powered high-performance vehicles. In itself, that seems like an oxymoron: Since when are hybrids considered high-performance? Well,
One Korean build inspires another
This message landed in the Top Gear PH inbox not too long ago, and in it was an interesting request. Here's the letter:Hi, Sir Paulo! I know this may be a long shot, but I need your help! While browsing
Do you wear them behind the wheel?
Like my jackets (of which I have about 50 now), I also have an extensive collection of driving gloves.Each time I go to Super Autobacs Tokyo Bay Shinonome, I buy a pair of FET Sports driving gloves. I have four of
Will it affect performance?
Hi TG Team!Can you use the air-con while driving at high speeds on the track?Thanks in advance for your reply!Regards,Chito C.Dear Chito C.I know exactly where you're coming from. It can get rather hot
It's what we'd do if we had one
As far as hot hatches go, the Volkswagen Golf GTI is an enduring icon that's as fun to drive today as it was decades ago. As a treat for its customers, Volkswagen Philippines recently treated Golf GTI owners and potential customers
For those lucky enough to attend
When you reach the stage where you can afford car brands like Audi, you're naturally afforded some nice perks to go along with your status. One of these is being invited to things like Audi's recent Track Experience event. The
What it's like to be kids in a playground again
I have been riding motorcycles for quite some time now. Starting off with the humble Honda Dio of yore, and now riding big displacement bikes. I've always been interested in the versatility of this mode of transport. The versatility that a
A great time to be a car nut
Thirty-four degrees. That's how hot it was outside during the Mini Track Day held at Clark International Speedway on Labor Day. You could probably add another three or four degrees on account of the asphalt covering the racetrack. Honestly, standing
This luxury sports car is an aural assault
Ever since Jeremy Clarkson's review of the Jaguar F-Type on the Top Gear TV show, I had never gotten over the noise that car made. Then somewhere in the middle of flogging the car down British B-roads, he dropped
Truly a dream come true
There's just something about your first time that--for whatever reason--feels special. We've all been there: hands shaking, body dripping with sweat, adrenaline rushing through our veins. We've all had that "did I really just do that" feeling,
This is the roadster for everyone
With so many stories and news about the Mazda MX-5, there's no doubt that it's the sports car of the hour. And we have to give credit to Mazda Philippines for not being shy and secretive about its roadster
Mini track day, maxi fun
After we saw the five-door variant (F55) of the Mini Cooper and Cooper S at the 2015 Manila International Auto Show, it was time to sample it. But this wasn't just any normal test drive. Because it was a Mini,
  • TGP Rating:
    /20

    Starts at ₱

    TGP Rating:
    /20
    Starts at ₱