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FOTON’s BIG SHOW 2023 Poised to Unveil Industry-changing Carriers in the Philippines Including the First Electric Light Duty Truck

In celebration of FOTON Motor Philippines Inc.’s 16th year in the Philippines, gates will open for the biggest commercial vehicle show called FOTON’s BIG SHOW 2023: Commerce and Mobility Synergized. The giant fleet of the mobility solutions company will be on full-blast display at the World Trade Center in Pasay City on February 10, 11, and 12, from 10:00 A.M ...

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All-New Toyota Prius HEV Launched in Japan

Toyota City, Japan, Jan 10, 2023, Toyota Motor Corporation announces today that it has commenced sales of all-new Prius Series Parallel Hybrid (HEV) models. It will also launch Plug-in Hybrid (PHEV) models around March this year. Launched in 1997 as the world’s first mass-produced hybrid car, the Prius has driven uptake of HEVs as a new-generation eco-car with outstanding fuel efficiency. ...

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Astara Welcomes New Brand Head for GAC Motor Philippines

Astara Philippines, the new distributor of GAC Motor, has announced Redentor “Jun” Cajayon as Brand Head for GAC Motor Philippines.  Jun comes to Astara Philippines with close to 30 years of extensive sales, marketing and network development experience gained from the automotive industry. As Brand Head for GAC Motor Philippines, Jun will be responsible for driving strategic marketing direction, sales ...

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“Dim Dem Damn Lights!” Super Bright LED are Dangerous and Hazardous to Health

From late 2021 up to the middle of this year, local news outlets, websites, automotive-related forums and chat groups were in a writing frenzy about the campaign of the Land Transportation Office (LTO) and the Philippine National Police – Highway Patrol Group (PNP-HPG) against super bright LED headlights and auxiliary lights on motor vehicles and motorcycles. In the end, the ...

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Award-winning Isuzu D-MAX Dominates 3 Categories in 2022 Philippine Rallycross Series

The back-to-back Pick-up of the Year in the recent Annual C! Awards, Isuzu D-MAX, has once again proven its dominance in the dirt time trial racing competition as it conquers three (3) vehicle classes in the 2022 Philippine Rallycross Series (PHRX). The two (2) D-MAX 3.0 LS-E 4×4 AT rally vehicles, both sporting minimal modification, were driven by professional rally ...

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ROOKIE Racing and TOYOTA Motor Corporation announce participation in the 25-hour endurance race in Thailand

ROOKIE Racing Co., Ltd. (ROOKIE Racing) and Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) announced their competition in the IDEMITSU 1500 SUPER ENDURANCE 2022 (Thailand 25H Endurance Race) at the Chang International Circuit in Thailand from December 17 to 18, 2022. They will race with the ORC ROOKIE GR Corolla H2 concept, a hydrogen engine vehicle., and the ORC ROOKIE GR86 CNF Concept, ...

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Isuzu Philippines Appoints Tetsuya Fujita as New President

Isuzu Philippines Corporation (IPC) announces change in leadership beginning 2023, with the appointment of Tetsuya Fujita as its new president. Fujita, who will arrive in January is a Senior Executive of Isuzu Motors Limited Japan (IML) and has more than three decades of experience under IML handling different overseas markets like the United States and Latin America. With his extensive ...

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Celebrate the Most Wonderful Time of the Year with Special Deals From Toyota

  It’s finally the much-awaited month of the holiday season! With celebrations just around the corner, December is the perfect time to give oneself and the whole family the gift of mobility. This month, Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) is spreading Christmas cheer by offering exciting deals and promotions for its wide range of vehicles. Pay Low, Pay Light, or Cash ...

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Ford Philippines Gives Away 25 Prizes For 25th Anniversary Celebration

  In celebration of its 25th anniversary in the country, Ford Philippines is giving away twenty-five (25) prizes, including a brand-new Ford Territory as the grand prize, for its special anniversary promotion. The promotion is open to all Ford customers getting select models of the next-gen Ford Ranger and next-gen Ford Everest, as well as the Ford Territory and Ford ...

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Ford Philippines Enriches The Ownership Experience With Launch of FordPass

Ford Philippines today announced that it is officially launching FordPass in the country, offering customers a richer ownership experience through a smart, one-stop platform with an array of useful features for the customers. FordPass is an application that customers can download on their mobile devices to access vehicle-specific content and support. With FordPass, customers whose vehicles are equipped with FordPass ...

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