Vince Pornelos

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AutoIndustriya.com's Editor-in-chief draws on his education in political science, experience in automobile sales as well as a balanced passion for the daily route as much as the most exhilarating test drive. His commentary on the latest cars, the issues of the industry and his analytical, concise and honest reviews have become a staple of the Philippines' leading automobile website.

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Ayala's AC Industrials signs distributor agreement with Kia Motors Corporation

posted December 05, 2018 16:40 by Vince Pornelos
Kia Philippines will now be run by Ayala Corporation image

Despite crisis over Carlos Ghosn's arrest, world's number one automaker by sales volume to stay together

posted December 04, 2018 13:05 by Vince Pornelos
Renault Nissan Mitsubishi Alliance to stay the course amidst Ghosn crisis image

No-nonsense MMDA executive Nebrija named as manager of Metro Manila's primary radial road

posted December 04, 2018 10:17 by Vince Pornelos
MMDA's Bong Nebrija is the new Traffic Boss of EDSA image

Can Jaguar's sophomore effort at the crossover SUV be enough against its competition?

posted December 03, 2018 17:05 by Vince Pornelos
2018 Jaguar E-Pace D150 R-Dynamic S AWD image

Go Anywhere drive shows the capabilities of Nissan around the world

posted November 27, 2018 18:45 by Vince Pornelos
Driving the 2018 Nissan Terra, Titan, Navara, Patrol on the Moroccan Sahara image


Say goodbye to tilting plate holders and clear plastic or glass plate covers according to DOTC order

posted July 02, 2014 13:47 by Vince Pornelos
LTO clarifies ban on plate covers, holders and related accessories image

Unable to supply actual plates, the LTO orders a single design for temporary plates

posted February 06, 2017 16:54 by Vince Pornelos
LTO issues official specs for conduction-based temporary plates image

Looking for a first car? The Wigo might just be for you. Check out our review.

posted March 17, 2014 20:00 by Vince Pornelos
2014 Toyota Wigo 1.0G M/T image

House passes revised Tax Reform Bill (HB5636) with higher excise tax on autos, but lower than previously proposed HB4774.

posted May 31, 2017 23:05 by Vince Pornelos
House OKs new bill with higher automobile excise tax schedule image

How the final excise tax under Republic Act 10963 would affect the prices of your favorite cars

posted December 19, 2017 17:44 by Vince Pornelos
Excise Tax Simulation: How expensive will the cars of 2018 be? image