Motoring

Dino Mari Testa

HOV Lane Guide: Top 15 Carpool Etiquette Rules To Remember

Starting next Monday, a dry run of the high occupancy vehicle (HOV) lane along EDSA will be conducted by the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority.Beginning 6am on December 11, private vehicles with least one passenger can use the dedicated carpool lane on...

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Dino Mari Testa

Money News Roundup: Bank Officials Suspended For Fraud, A Two-Tier Auto Excise Tax, New P5 Coin Unveiled

It is the second week of December, that most wonderful time of the year when the Christmas holidays are almost upon us. We know your busy ticking things off your gift list but set aside a few minutes to look back at the important news in the financial and moto...

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Dino Mari Testa

The Seat Belt Law In The Philippines And Why You Should Take It Seriously

Did you know that the Philippines has a seat belt law? And that there actually is a penalty for violation of it?According to Republic Act No. 8750, also known as the Seat Belts Use Act of 1999: “The driver and front seat passengers of a public or private mot...

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Dino Mari Testa

Money News Roundup: Jaguar Land Rover Returns, Restrictions On Foreign Companies Lifted, Philippine Workforce Lacks Soft Skills

Welcome to the end of November, where the yearend looms and is paved with Christmas lights and much-anticipated holiday feasts.While our eyes are already trained on our bonuses and shopping lists for the holiday season, the world doesn’t stop revolving and n...

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Dino Mari Testa

7 Upcoming Cars We Wish To See In The Philippines In 2018

Dear Santa, on behalf of car enthusiasts and prospective car owners, thank you for this wonderful year.Although not everyone has enough money to buy the shiny Honda Civic Type R (even if we can take out a car loan to finance it), we were still lucky enough to ...

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Dino Mari Testa

Money News Roundup: Stricter Motorcycle and PUV Lanes, DICT and Facebook Team-Up, Two New Tesla EVs

The biggest news of last week must have been the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) 2017.   Leaders from neighboring countries came to the Philippines to tackle the current issues in the region as well as secure deals and trades with other nation...

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Diana Lyn Balbalosa

8 Ways You Unwittingly Damage Your Car

Being a good car owner can be daunting. Just like a good parent, there are certain things you need to always keep in mind: do a regular car wash, never skimp on preventive maintenance, and never drive without car insurance.These, among other things, are how y...

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Dino Mari Testa

Waze Tags Philippine Roads As World's Worst - Again

The verdict is in: according to Waze’s 2017 Driver Satisfaction Index, the Philippines ranks high as far as driver dissatisfaction is concerned.The study, which analyzes the experience of Waze users from different parts of the world, ranked countries using a...

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Dino Mari Testa

What's The Catch? Low Down Payment Schemes For New Vehicles

We are less than a month away from the Christmas season and already there is another smell that lingers in the air apart from the savory aroma of ham and “chestnuts roasting”. We’re also getting a whiff of the smell of money, with bonuses flying left and...

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Diana Lyn Balbalosa

Bad Drivers & Other Things That Worsen Traffic In The Philippines

“The city is really suffering now from lack of mobility, not only in terms of mobility, it’s really the total absence of infrastructure,” said President Rodrigo Duterte. President Duterte has said that one of the aims of his administration is to fashion ...

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