Editorial: Fatal road rage

Motorcycle driver Roberto Estandarte’s life ended at 45 during his argument with the driver of a four-wheeled vehicle in Barangay Subangdaku, Mandaue City. Their altercation on Monday night, Aug. 8, 2022 ended in violence when the four-wheeled vehicle driver drew his firearm and shot him, hitting him in the chest.Estandarte’s live-in partner was spared, and […]

MPTC unit expects up to 10% rise in CAVITEX vehicle count by Nov.

AN INCREASE in average daily vehicle volume of up to 10% is expected on the Manila-Cavite Expressway (CAVITEX) when physical classes resume in November, according to Cavitex Infrastructure Corp. (CIC), a unit of Metro Pacific Tollways Corp. (MPTC). “With more vehicles expected to ply the 14-kilometer CAVITEX going to different schools and universities in Metro […]

PHL vehicle sales accelerate in June

VEHICLE SALES in the Philippines accelerated by 27% in June, driven by increased demand for commercial vehicles. A joint report from the Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the Philippines, Inc. (CAMPI) and Truck Manufacturers Association, Inc. (TMA) showed total vehicle sales reached 28,601 units in June, up by 26.8% from 22,550 units sold in the […]

Toyota Releases Storage Battery System for Residential Use Based on Electrified Vehicle Battery Technology

TOKYO, Jun 2, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) has developed batteries based on the concept of “safe, long service life, high-quality, good value for price, and high performance” so that customers can use them with peace of mind. This technology utilizing many years of electrified vehicle development as well […]

Half a million new plates unclaimed

MORE than 500,000 motorcycle and motor vehicle private plates remain unclaimed by their owners in Central Visayas as of May 19, 2022.Data from the Land Transportation Office (LTO) showed that about 451,379 motorcycle private plates remain unclaimed since 2014 onwards; while 66,290 motor vehicle plates also remain unclaimed since 2015.LTO 7 Director Victor Caindec, however, […]

Honda Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Teito Motor Transportation and kokusai motorcars as Part of Aim to Launch Autonomous Vehicle Mobility Service in Central Tokyo

HIROSHIMA, Japan, Apr 21, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Honda Mobility Solutions Co., Ltd. (HMS), a Honda subsidiary for mobility service (MaaS) business in Japan, today announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with two transportation (e.g. taxi and limousine) service providers in Japan, namely Teito Motor Transportation Co., Ltd. (Teito) […]

Wuling Motors: Integration of Advantageous Resources, New Progress in New Energy Restructuring

HONG KONG, Apr 4, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – On March 31, Wuling Motors Holdings Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as “Wuling Motors” or the “Company”, 00305. HK) released the “Disclosable Transactions and Related Party Transactions and Continuing Related Party Transactions Regarding the Capital Increase of Wuling New Energy”. Wuling Motors, Guangxi Automobile Group, […]

Fujisawa Toyama Group Releases the Report on Electric Vehicle Gains

TORONTO, CA, March 2, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – Recently, Fujisawa Toyama Group has released the report on Electric Vehicle Gains. Analysts from Fujisawa Toyama Group have highlighted that Russia, one of the world’s largest oil producers, continues to drive its prices higher due to the recent sanctions imposed by western countries. With tensions still escalating in Ukraine, increasing oil prices give investors […]

BYD Partners with Nuro to Manufacture All-Electric Autonomous Delivery Vehicle

LOS ANGELES, CA, Jan 18, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – BYD Co., Ltd. announced its partnership with leading autonomous vehicle company Nuro to begin producing the company’s third-generation electric autonomous delivery vehicle. The partnership is expected to scale Nuro’s more affordable, eco-friendly, and convenient services to millions of people across the country. Nuro’third-generation […]

Dongfeng Honda to Build a Dedicated Electric Vehicle Production Plant

BEIJING, China, Jan 6, 2022 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Honda Motor (China) Investment Co., Ltd., a wholly-owned Honda subsidiary in China, today announced that Dongfeng Honda Automobile Co., Ltd., a Honda automobile production and sales joint venture in China, will build a new dedicated electric vehicle (EV) production plant to establish sufficient production […]

Shell is ‘fuel provider of choice’ for Toyota’s Batangas Vehicle Center

TOYOTA MOTOR Philippines Corp. (TMP) recently selected Pilipinas Shell Petroleum Corp. (PSPC) as its fuel provider for the first fill of its new imported vehicles delivered and processed at the newly launched Batangas Vehicle Center (BVC). In a virtual signing ceremony, PSPC President and CEO Cesar Romero expressed his appreciation for the service partnership. He […]

Inmarsat’s First I-6 Satellite – Core Component of ORCHESTRA Network – Successfully Delivered to Target Orbit by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries’ H-IIA Launch Vehicle

TOKYO, Dec 23, 2021 – (JCN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Inmarsat, the world leader in global, mobile satellite communications, and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd (MHI), one of the world’s leading launch services providers, announce the successful launch of Inmarsat’s first satellite in the Inmarsat-6 series (I-6 F1) by MHI’s H-IIA Launch Vehicle No. 45 (H-IIA […]