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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Seems like even Toyota's sales agents are in a bit of a Rush

posted April 19, 2018 13:28 by Vince Pornelos
2018 Toyota Rush prices, variants, colors revealed by sales agents image

Reports indicate that Grab had been charging an extra time-based fare since mid-2017

posted April 19, 2018 11:09 by Vince Pornelos
DOTr says Grab will answer for PhP 2 time-based charge image

Toyota made some big changes to the Yaris this year, but did they make it better?

posted April 16, 2018 14:09 by Vince Pornelos
2018 Toyota Yaris 1.3E CVT image

First official live shots and videos of Nissan Terra released

posted April 12, 2018 23:52 by Vince Pornelos
Nissan Terra officially makes global reveal image

LTO, other agencies being cleansed of corrupt personnel upon orders from President, DOTr Secretary

posted April 12, 2018 11:46 by Vince Pornelos
DOTr sacks officers from LTO and other agencies for corruption, extortion 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