Discussions to extend CARS program ongoing

A PROPOSED extension to the Comprehensive Automotive Resurgence Strategy (CARS) program is currently being discussed, according to the Department of Trade and Industry. Ceferino S. Rodolfo, Trade undersecretary and Board of Investments (BoI) managing head, told reporters in a recent briefing that the two CARS participants, Toyota Motor Philippines Corp. and Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corp., […]

Tour de Cebu 2022: The return of Southeast Asia’s finest car rally

IF THERE is one thing that can match the Filipinos’ undying obsession for basketball, it’s the love of cars. And thanks to the country’s Western-influenced tastes and its undeniably breathtaking scenery, the Filipinos’ love for motoring has only amplified tenfold through the years.With more and more car enthusiasts from every generation appearing in the Philippines’ […]

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Unveils GR GT3 Concept and GRMN Yaris as Embodiments of Making Ever-better Motorsports-bred Cars

CHIBA CITY, JAPAN, Jan 14, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – TOYOTA GAZOO Racing (TGR) and Lexus are exhibiting the following vehicles and parts at Tokyo Auto Salon 2022(1) at Makuhari Messe (Chiba City) from today to January 16. GR GT3 Concept TGR is committed to further accelerating customer motorsports activities to make the […]

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing will announce challenges for making ever-better motorsports-bred cars at Tokyo Auto Salon

Toyota City, Japan, Jan 7, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – TOYOTA GAZOO Racing (TGR) will exhibit at the Tokyo Auto Salon 2022 customized car event held at the Makuhari Messe (Chiba City) for three days from January 14 to January 16, 2022.* TGR strives to “offer ever-better motorsports-bred cars”, and is participating in […]

AutoIndustriya turns 21

1 of 2 HOMEGROWN automotive portal AutoIndustriya.com marks 21 years of “bringing the latest auto news and reviews to Filipinos online.” AutoIndustriya.com went live on Sept. 25, 2000, founded by two young automotive enthusiasts: Brent Co and Benjamin Ngo. Online media were still quite new at the time in the Philippines, but AutoIndustriya.com quickly became […]

“Booking Car”, A Cloud Service for Company Cars, Launched at Toyota Dealers and Toyota Rental & Lease Agencies in Japan

Toyota City, Japan, Jul 1, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) today announced that Toyota dealers and Toyota rental & lease agencies in Japan have begun accepting applications for “Booking Car,” a cloud service developed by Toyota Mobility Service Corporation for corporate customers nationwide who use company cars. Since the […]

Toyota and KINTO Aim to Provide ‘Cars That Evolve in Tune With People’

Toyota City, Japan, Jun 7, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and KINTO Co., Ltd. (KINTO) announced today that, amid rapidly advancing technological innovation surrounding cars and based on a mutual desire to swiftly deliver the evolution of cars to customers, they have taken on the challenge of providing “cars […]

Carmakers produced less than half of CARS volume

CAR companies participating in a government incentives program to support domestic parts production have manufactured less than half of the required volume so far. Toyota Motor Philippines Corp. and Mitsubishi Motors Philippines Corp. are participating in the Comprehensive Automotive Resurgence Strategy (CARS) program, which offers fiscal support to car companies that produce in the Philippines […]

Mayor: Family in car crash on SRP safe

MEMBERS of the family who were onboard a yellow Sedan that figured in an accident on Cebu South Coastal Road in Talisay City on Friday, April 2, are safe. Talisay City Mayor Gerald Anthony “Samsam” Gullas Jr. said in a Facebook post that the accident happened around 10 a.m. of Good Friday. A video of […]