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5 driving habits that should stop in 2020

Whether you are driving a manual stick shift (which, in my opinion. is a rare skill nowadays) or an automatic transmission, driving...

Auto Focus pre-yule test drive fest draws record numbers

The 2019 Auto Focus Pre-Christmas Multi-brand Test Drive Festival, presented by Phoenix Petroleum, held a four-day test drive event at the SM...

BMW PH opens country’s largest Motorrad showroom

With the recent inauguration of Motor Ace BMW in Cavite, SMC Asia Car Distributors Corp., the official importer and distributor of BMW...

Superchargers vs. turbochargers

Superchargers and turbochargers. You often hear these two terms used interchangeably, and we can’t really blame anyone for it since they’re both...

Slow down and learn about your brakes

Car brakes are simple enough to understand, and modern iterations work so flawlessly that we tend to take them for granted.

Understanding the ‘yellow light of death’

What does it really mean when your vehicle’s “check engine” lamp (also known as the dreaded “yellow light of death”) comes on?...

Turbocharging 101

Fitting a turbocharger onto your vehicle's internal combustion engine will increase its efficiency and power output by pushing compressed air into the...

A show of strength for GAC Motor in China

I was very privileged to be one of six people invited by Legato Motors, Inc., the exclusive...

Care for a 5-minute boost?

Did you know that there’s a simple device to give your car an extra boost – virtually eliminating lag that’s present in all...

Sounding off on your muffler and exhaust system

Growing up a car nut, I believe this topic is second only to the check engine light when it comes to misconceptions. When...

Bolt-on upgrades and mods that work

When they buy your first car – whether brand-new or used – most car enthusiasts can’t help but get that itch to modify...

‘Reflashing’ for more power, speed, and efficiency

Ever wonder how you can increase a car’s performance without plugging in a single modification?  We are accustomed to...

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‘SEE YOU AT LTO’: Brokenhearted woman gets summoned for failure to wear helmet

The Land Transportation Office (LTO) has summoned the woman in a viral clip for not wearing a helmet while on board a...

LTO launches online portal for student driver’s permit, driver’s license applications

Those who would like to apply for a student driver's permit or a driver's license may now utilize the online portal of...

Woman driving without license arrested after assaulting MTPB enforcer

A 26-year-old female driver was arrested after assaulting, resisting, and disobeying a Manila Traffic and Parking Bureau (MTPB) officer in Malate, Manila...

Beating the deadline: How and where to get an EasyTrip/AutoSweep RFID

Last month, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) issued an advisory that moves the start of the mandatory implementation of cashless toll collections...

WATCH: Scenic ‘Daang Kalikasan’ in Pangasinan nears completion

The worsening traffic situation in Metro Manila has long killed the fun out of driving for most of us. Aside from the...