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Tips for improving fuel economy

Oil prices are climbing and motorists are hurting. Although there seems to be little likelihood that those prices will drop anytime soon, motorists can...

Auto sales decline further in July

Automobile sales further declined in July, according to the latest report by auto and truck manufacturers. In the joint report by the Chamber of Automotive...

Toyota to target tripling China production over next decade

Toyota Motor Corp. is aiming to triple car production in China by as soon as 2030 in a renewed push to make up lost...

BGC to follow one-way traffic next month

Bonifacio Global City (BGC) is set to implement a one-way traffic scheme in select roads next month to address the worsening traffic in the...

Tugade: 2017 license plate backlog to be cleared by November

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) said it will clear its 2017 license plate backlog by November this year as license plates are now being...

LTFRB to launch anti-colorum TNVS drive in September

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) said it will launch an “anti-colorum drive” against unregistered transportation network vehicle services (TNVS) next month. “ffective...

After Grab, LTFRB orders Hype to explain P2-per-minute charge

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) has issued a show-cause order to transport network company (TNC) Hype Transport Systems, Inc. for allegedly...

Where are the most congested roads in Metro Manila?

By Jochebed B. Gonzales, Senior Researcher In 2017, the average volume of vehicles that passed through Metro Manila's circumferential and radial road each day was...

How many vehicles pass through EDSA everyday?

With 367,728 vehicles traversing daily on the average, EDSA remains the National Capital Region's most congested road, based on 2017 estimates. Vehicles that pass through this highway account for 13.6% of the average daily traffic in Metro Manila, which is reported at 2.7 million.

Millennials, Toyota wants you to buy its internet-ready Corolla

In the Corolla, Toyota Motor Corp. has the best-selling car of all time. The problem is the people who bought the model when it...

Ride-hailing firms rush into Philippine gridlock

A SLEW of ride-hailing ventures are taking to the gridlocked streets of Manila, undeterred by the market dominance of Grab now that it controls...

Electric cars may be cheaper than gas guzzlers in seven years

Electric cars may be cheaper than their petroleum counterparts by 2025 if the cost of lithium-ion batteries continues to fall. Some models will cost the...

February vehicle sales decline on new excise tax regime

Automotive sales contracted in February, as the new tax regime that raised excise taxes on vehicles began to bite particularly the passenger car segment. Sales...

LTFRB to study allowing TNVS outside Metro Manila

The Land Transportation and Franchising Regulatory Board (LTFRB) is looking into allowing transport network vehicle services (TNVS) to operate in more regions in the...

Auto sales grow 4% in January

The Philippine automotive industry recorded in January 2018 a 4% sales growth over the same month last year. Based on the joint report issued...

Ride-sharing quota for Metro Manila may rise

THE Department of Transportation (DoTr) said it is considering an increase in the number of ride-sharing vehicles in Metro Manila and surrounding areas. In a...

Auto sales up 8.7% in Aug. – CAMPI, TMA

CAR sales in August rose by 8.7% to 35,309 as most vehicle categories continued to post double-digit growth, the latest industry tally show, bringing...