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Vince Pornelos

Ford working with 3M, GE to make ventilators, respirators, PPEs image
Ford working with 3M, GE to make ventilators, respirators, PPEs

The U.S. auto industry is moving forward to build essential equipment to fight the pandemic

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Trump orders GM to make ventilators via Twitter... in all caps

Trump invokes Defense Production Act, compels American automakers to build ventilators quickly

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Suzuki will build another car factory in South East Asia

Myanmar will have another Suzuki factory, can Philippines build one too?

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Ford could temporarily shut down Thai-factory for Ranger, Everest

Will coronavirus pandemic force Ford to stop the assembly lines in Thailand?

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2019 Honda BR-V 1.5 V CVT - Long Term Test

Will the Honda BR-V perform as expected over a longer time in our garage?

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LIST: Major roads where NCR COVID-19 quarantine checkpoints will be set up

Movement to and from Metro Manila and the provinces will soon be difficult due to COVID-19

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Which roads to Metro Manila could be closed for COVID-19 "lockdown"?

President Duterte confirms travel ban between NCR and provinces

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Mitsubishi design boss behind your Montero Sport, Xpander is retiring

Tsunehiro Kunimoto will retire on April 1 after revamping Mitsubishi's design

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PH has about 300 firm orders for 2020 Lexus LM minivan

Customers continue to line up to get their own Lexus LM

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Manila International Auto Show postponed due to COVID-19

MIAS organizers cite viral outbreak as primary reason for delaying the show

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This Azkarra mild hybrid is Geely's next SUV for PH

Geely to launch Boyue Pro mild hybrid as Azkarra for PH market

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PH auto parts industry aims for huge US market

With auto manufacturing environment in PH questionable, PPMA looks at other markets for revenue

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Honda plant shutdown to cost PH parts industry at least PhP 240M

When a car factory closes, there's a bigger network of parts makers and suppliers affected

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Suzuki PH releases prices for 2020 XL7 and S-Presso

Prices for XL7 SUV and tall S-Presso hatchback are out

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What we know about PH-spec 2020 Nissan Leaf EV... including pricing

Curious about what the Nissan Leaf for the Philippine market will be like?

LTO issues official specs for conduction-based temporary plates image
LTO issues official specs for conduction-based temporary plates

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

LTO clarifies ban on plate covers, holders and related accessories image
LTO clarifies ban on plate covers, holders and related accessories

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

Stolen cars show up with no alarms on Text LTO image
Stolen cars show up with no alarms on Text LTO

We test the LTO's text service with stolen plates; the information sent back was surprising.

2014 Toyota Wigo 1.0G M/T image
2014 Toyota Wigo 1.0G M/T

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

House OKs new bill with higher automobile excise tax schedule image
House OKs new bill with higher automobile excise tax schedule

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

Excise Tax Simulation: How expensive will the cars of 2018 be? image
Excise Tax Simulation: How expensive will the cars of 2018 be?

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

LIST: Major roads where NCR COVID-19 quarantine checkpoints will be set up image
LIST: Major roads where NCR COVID-19 quarantine checkpoints will be set up

Movement to and from Metro Manila and the provinces will soon be difficult due to COVID-19