Tito F. Hermoso

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Tito's deep love for cars and extensive experience in banking, government, higher education, project finance, engineering, publishing and economics both here and abroad has equipped him with unique and penetrating insights into the global automotive industry, making his commentary a must read for the movers and shakers in automotive, marketing and management circles.

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To some, taking your car to the “casa” for servicing is like pulling teeth. Why this fear?

posted March 05, 2018 13:50 by Tito F. Hermoso
Do you have faith in your car's 'casa'? image

The Inside Man covered the roads of 1988 in the last installment. Now, he turns his attention to motoring from the era

posted February 05, 2018 17:45 by Tito F. Hermoso
Philippine Motoring 1988 - Roads, cars and places to go to (Part 2) image

What was it like on the roads 30 years ago? The Inside Man takes us down memory lane

posted January 17, 2018 17:35 by Tito F. Hermoso
Philippine Motoring 1988 - Roads, cars and places to go to (Part 1) image

As the saying goes “be careful with what you wish for. You just might get it.”

posted December 18, 2017 18:00 by Tito F. Hermoso
Tax Reform: Are you on board the passing TRAIN? image

One year on, what has 'Build build build' got to show? The Inside Man gives his two cents.

posted December 06, 2017 13:08 by Tito F. Hermoso
Who's delaying 'Build, build, build'? image


Though 3-4 hours Manila-Baguio remains a pipe dream, traffic armageddon long weekends can be avoided by taking diversions to avoid the toll plazas.

posted January 13, 2015 00:40 by Tito F. Hermoso
Avoiding long toll plaza queues on NLEX, SCTEX, TPLEX image

While we are all excited about the new 5-year LTO license, many of us have to brave the longer wait, says the Inside Man

posted October 16, 2017 09:35 by Tito F. Hermoso
Why it takes longer to renew your driver's license image

How the proposed excise tax on cars will dampen progress of our country's car manufacturing sector.

posted December 05, 2016 17:39 by Tito F. Hermoso
Death by taxes; The excise of the auto industry image

The Department of Transport and Communications (DOTC) will end easy license renewal in thirty minutes if its proposal pushes through.

posted February 24, 2014 10:18 by Tito F. Hermoso
Goodbye easy driver's license renewal image

Today's Hi-Ace, like all Toyotas, is built not only to last but to dominate. Previously, Toyota supplied highly differentiated versions to different markets, with the Granvia-Regius Hi-ace versions heading for Europe while the Middle East,

posted July 29, 2011 17:22 by Tito F. Hermoso
2011 Toyota Hiace Super Grandia image