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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The Inside Man takes a fond look back at motoring from 2001, until now

posted November 19, 2018 10:35 by Tito F. Hermoso
About making a difference image

Modernizing the Jeepney? Why not? It was already old when it first hit the streets.

posted October 29, 2018 10:52 by Tito F. Hermoso
Why PISTON rejects efficient transport modernization image

After another failed experiment along EDSA, the Inside Man explores another option to decongest the busy thoroughfare

posted August 27, 2018 09:23 by Tito F. Hermoso
Odd-Even and HOV: The Mother of all Coding image

Loss of brakes, the most common excuse of traffic collisions has given rise to the age old belief in SUBL - sudden unintended brake loss.

posted August 13, 2018 08:38 by Tito F. Hermoso
The problem with driving is braking image

With so many grand projects for the south, here’s one worthwhile project for the North

posted July 03, 2018 15:17 by Tito F. Hermoso
A 'Build-Build-Build' project for the North 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