Column on the ins and outs of the Philippine motoring world presented in well-written articles and essays.

Philippine Motoring 1988 - Roads, cars and places to go to (Part 2) image
Philippine Motoring 1988 - Roads, cars and places to go to (Part 2)

The Inside Man covered the roads of 1988 in the last installment. Now, he turns his attention to motoring from the era

Philippine Motoring 1988 - Roads, cars and places to go to (Part 1) image
Philippine Motoring 1988 - Roads, cars and places to go to (Part 1)

What was it like on the roads 30 years ago? The Inside Man takes us down memory lane

Tax Reform: Are you on board the passing TRAIN? image
Tax Reform: Are you on board the passing TRAIN?

As the saying goes “be careful with what you wish for. You just might get it.”

Who's delaying 'Build, build, build'? image
Who's delaying 'Build, build, build'?

One year on, what has 'Build build build' got to show? The Inside Man gives his two cents.

Keeping TRAIN (tax reform bill) on Track image
Keeping TRAIN (tax reform bill) on Track

Will a watered down TRAIN (tax reform legislation) derail the administration's Build build build program?

Metro's traffic, one year under Du30 image
Metro's traffic, one year under Du30

The Inside Man takes a look at the progress of traffic a year into the Duterte Administration. Will we see less stressful travel soon?

Why it takes longer to renew your driver's license image
Why it takes longer to renew your driver's license

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

Building the Metro subway and BRT: How hard can it be? image
Building the Metro subway and BRT: How hard can it be?

With billions earmarked for Metro Manila traffic alleviation, 2 projects will not only get the bulk of the finance and the headlines, but also the bulk of the headaches.

Rebooting the Jeepney system image
Rebooting the Jeepney system

The Inside Man's proposal to get the aging Jeepneys off the streets and provide stable job opportunities for the PUJ stakeholders.

SCTEx: Built against all odds image
SCTEx: Built against all odds

The Inside Man explains how the SCTEx a prime mover in the Philippine road network and the birthing pains behind its fruition

Build, build, build unto debt disaster? image
Build, build, build unto debt disaster?

What is the price of progress? 'Build, build, build' might just lead us into more debt. The Inside Man explains

What every (new) MMDA chairman should know image
What every (new) MMDA chairman should know

The Inside Man has a few suggestions for the new MMDA chief, and it's not just about coding

Long live the E-Pass image
Long live the E-Pass

Even with today's latest ETC technology, E-PASS still peforms better reckons the Inside Man

The Senate: The last stand vs. high auto excise taxes image
The Senate: The last stand vs. high auto excise taxes

The the vehicle excise tax looming, The Inside Man voices his opposition, and his proposals, to HB 4774

The growing pains of infrastructure overhaul image
The growing pains of infrastructure overhaul

Playing catch up to a 40 year back log in infrastructure with a projected 8.0 trillion budget, the current administration needs to surmount delays caused by legal hurdles.