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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The Odyssey is now the largest Honda you can buy in the Philippines

posted October 18, 2018 09:21 by Vince Pornelos
Honda Cars PH has stopped selling the Pilot, Legend image

This proposed law will also make businesses responsible for damage to paid parking vehicles

posted October 16, 2018 10:41 by Vince Pornelos
Sen. JV Ejercito wants to regulate parking fees, PhP 40 for first 8 hours image

One last drive with the BMW 3 Series, and in M Sport trim

posted October 11, 2018 16:35 by Vince Pornelos
2018 BMW 320d M Sport image

Potential Hyundai Eon successor has rear AC vents, automated manual

posted October 11, 2018 09:29 by Vince Pornelos
This all-new Santro could become the next Hyundai Eon image

Bigger chunk of Lexus Philippines sales composed of hybrids in 2018

posted October 09, 2018 08:33 by Vince Pornelos
Excise tax convinced more Lexus PH customers to go hybrid 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