Crazy rich Asians

No, this article isn’t about fabulously wealthy Asians. You’ll have to watch the movie or read the Kevin Kwan novel for that. This story is about cars—specifically Asian cars that are breathtakingly expensive. ...

The monster from Munich: BMW M5

You don’t have to be an astrophysicist to know that the term “launch” has always been used when firing rockets or space shuttles into space. But “launch” couldn’t be a more apt word to use for the unveiling of ...
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Test: Isuzu mu-X 1.9 RZ4E A/T

It’s funny how people can be such bandwagoners. Or at least suckers for a pretty face. Yes, the Fortuner is one slick-looking SUV (and one with that precious Toyota nameplate). And the Ford Everest has that rug...
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Test: Foton Toplander 4×2 EX A/T

When the Foton Toplander debuted in the Philippine market three years ago with a price tag just under a million pesos, I thought it would sell like hotcakes. Here was an SUV in the Fortuner/Montero/Everest/mu-X...
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Test: Ford Everest Titanium 2.2 4×2

Here’s an SUV that needs no introduction. The Ford Everest (together with the Ecosport and Explorer) is responsible for making the Blue Oval a top contender in total vehicle sales. It’s also responsible for mak...

The 700 Club

Way back in 1975, Porsche introduced the 911 Turbo, the fastest accelerating car in the world at that time (zero to 60mph in five seconds flat). It had 300 horsepower and was available only to a handful of weal...