It’s the year for you to “re-emerge”, figuratively and literally. After months of careful sheltering, and weathering whatever challenges 2020 could dish out, a bright and full year ahead is spread out for you and your young family. It’s time to come out and step back into the groove, and get back on track to what you’ve been always intending ...Read More »
Monthly Archives: February 2021
1995 Jaguar XJ6 4.0 SWB Part 4: Our Big Cat is Alive and Running!
In Part 3 of our Power Wheels Magazine Project Car series, we gave our 1995 Jaguar XJ6 4.0 SWB a long-overdue carwash ourselves just so we can remove around three years worth of grime off the Sea Frost Blue paint finish, as well as glide our hands across the British luxury car’s graceful curves. We were able to fix the ...Read More »
A Moment Last For Seconds But Memories Lasts Forever With The New Toyota Innova
Leading mobility company Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) is once again empowering Filipinos to create new memories and share stories with the 2021 update of its best-selling Multi-Purpose Vehicle (MPV), the Toyota Innova. As one of TMP’s locally manufactured vehicles, the Innova itself has a rich heritage and meaningful story with the Filipino people, having been the preferred car of generations ...Read More »
Luxury Cars of Tomorrow That You Can Drive Today
Lexus launched the world’s first self-charging luxury hybrid in 2004. Today, the majority of luxury Self-Charging Hybrids on the road are Lexus. With almost 2 million of Lexus’ luxury hybrids sold globally, Lexus is the only premium brand with over 15 years of experience in sales and servicing of hybrid cars. It has the widest range of Self-Charging Hybrids available, ...Read More »
Ford Unveils New Ranger with Bolder Design and Exterior Enhancements, Introduces ‘Live the Ranger Life’
Ford Philippines launched the refreshed Ranger lineup, which boasts of new design and exterior enhancements across its Ranger XLS, XLT, and Wildtrak variants to offer customers a new look more attuned to today’s needs and lifestyles. “Our new Ford Ranger lineup will allow us to continue building on our leadership in the pickup segment in the country,” says PK Umashankar, ...Read More »
Rodger Yu’s 1928 Ford Model A: One in Four Million
In the early 1900s, Henry Ford saw the increasing demand for more efficient mobility beyond the “horseless carriage”. He designed and created the very first production line that made his car, the Ford Model T, more affordable for the common man. From 1980 to 1927, the Model T sold over 15 Million units and was considered responsible for putting America ...Read More »
1995 Jaguar XJ6 4.0 SWB Part 3: A Bath and a Battery for our Big Cat
In our previous report, we had our 1995 Jaguar XJ6 4.0-liter short wheelbase (SWB) luxury sedan, which we bought for only P50,000, towed by an Auto Transporter flatbed tow truck from its “resting spot” behind the MMM Building along the East Service Road in Parañaque to the workshop of JSK Custom Paint and Auto Works in Marulas, Valenzuela City. Once ...Read More »
2021 Maxus T60 Pro 4×2 A/T: Are You Tough Enough?
We’ve been doing a lot of cleaning and organizing during the COVID-19 pandemic. When the metropolis was under Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ), we did a general clean-up of our residence and home office while under quarantine. When the restrictions were eased, we had some repairs done to our house. These past few months, we’ve been reorganizing our other businesses to ...Read More »
1995 Jaguar XJ6 4.0 SWB Part 2: We Got Ourselves a British Luxury Car for Only P50,000!
In our previous report, we wrote that on December 17, 2020, we went to Parañaque to inspect a 1995 Jaguar XJ6 4.0 short wheelbase (SWB) luxury sedan (known as the X300 within the factory) that was left unattended after its owner died while in another country. We found that it had deteriorated significantly after being exposed to the elements for ...Read More »
1995 Jaguar XJ6 4.0 SWB Part 1: Finding an Abandoned Cat
It started innocently enough. On October 11, 2020, we were having a snack after test driving the 2020 Jaguar I-Pace electric vehicle around the Arthaland Sevina Park real estate project in Biñan, Laguna. I was halfway through a delectable Wolfgang Angus Beef Burger when Chris Ward, the president of All British Cars, Inc., asked me a question that would unwittingly ...Read More »