Motoring

Car Insurance Coverage Philippines
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Your Best Guide To Choosing The Right Car Insurance Coverage

Congratulations on taking your first steps on the tricky but satisfying road to responsible car ownership!Having your very own car is very convenient. However, it also comes with a lot of responsibilities.If you’re a responsible vehicle owner, then you’ll ...

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Grab Fine
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Grab Slapped With P10 Million Fine For Overcharging Riders

The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) slapped My Taxi.PH, operators of Grab in the Philippines, with a P10-million fine for illegally charging its customers P2 per minute.Last July 9, the agency ordered the transport network company ...

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Kamote Driver
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14 Signs You're A Certified 'Kamote' Driver

They’re everywhere.You can see them behind the wheel of a luxurious Chrysler 300C, or zipping through traffic on a two-wheeler. They may drive vehicles with varying engine displacements but at the end of the day (or the road), they're all cut from the same m...

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EDSA Provincial Bus Ban
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Provincial Buses To Be Partially Banned On Edsa

Starting August 1, the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) will begin barring provincial buses from plying Edsa.Initially, the agency was looking at July 15 as the target date of implementation. However, confusion among the public prompted the MMDA to mo...

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pros cons car loans
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Bank Vs. Dealer Financing: Know The Pros And Cons Of Getting A Car Loan

Getting a vehicle can take a long time if you intend to save up until you can completely pay it off in cash. Fortunately, an auto loan via bank or dealer financing can help you finally drive your own ride.Since not everyone can pay for a car using cold hard ca...

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Acts of Nature
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Acts Of Nature, Acts Of God: What You Need To Know About This Car Insurance Coverage

A few weeks into the country’s infamous rainy season and we’ve already seen how a small amount of rain can cause flooding.Aside from the torrential rains brought by the southwest monsoon, Filipinos also must constantly contend with passing typhoons.Accordi...

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Basag Kotse Gang: How To Prevent Thieves From Breaking Into Your Car

As you've probably seen in the news, elements of the Basag-Kotsegang don't choose a time or place. They could strike night or day, in an open parking lot or right in front of your house.Thing is, these thieves won’t just steal valuables from your car; they ...

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Flood Prone Areas
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Check Out This List Of Flood-Prone Areas In Metro Manila

There is only one rule when driving through a flooded street: Don't.When brave flood-prone areas in Manila and wade through flood and standing water, your car's tires lose contact with the ground, which is likely to result in "aquaplaning," or you losing ab...

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car steps selling
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A Five-Step Guide To Selling Your Car In The Philippines

Unless you have a limited-edition vintage ride in your garage, chances are you’re thinking of selling your car eventually.In fact, you’ve probably thought about it while you were still shopping for your next ride—and that’s all right. There’s also no...

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Vehicle Classifications in the Philippines
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Vehicle Classifications Guide: Which Segment Does Your Car Really Fall Under?

When it comes to vehicle classifications in the Philippines, there is a gray area on whether the basis should be engine displacement or body type.Although there are scores of cars available in the Philippine market right now, the truth is we don’t have our o...

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