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Binotto praised for helping Vasseur’s Ferrari F1 handover

Former Ferrari Formula 1 team principal Mattia Binotto has been praised by replacement Fred Vasseur for helping talk him through their handover.

YouTuber Buys Four Flood-Damaged Teslas Sight Unseen, Sparks Start Flying

B Is For Build is known for some wild car creations, and now he wants to modify some Teslas.

F1 champion Button "definitely interested" in NASCAR road course outings

The 2009 Formula 1 World Champion Jenson Button says competing in NASCAR Cup races on road courses is something he is "definitely interested in".

Russian firms behind illegal ride-hailing app

THE Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) warned the public against patronizing two ride-hailing apps that are being used by illegal transport network companies (TNCs). LTFRB Chairman Teofilo Guadiz 3rd said the apps Maxim and InDrive are owned by companies operating in Russia and are purportedly operating in several countries, including the Philippines. Guadiz said for InDrive, fares are supposedly decided through...

Daytona 24: Ganassi Cadillacs top final GTP practice at Daytona

Renger van der Zande produced the fastest lap for Chip Ganassi Racing Cadillac in the new GTP class’s final systems check before tomorrow’s 61st Daytona 24 Hours.

Bird's Diriyah FE podium a "reward" for Jaguar team's hard work

Sam Bird says that his return to the podium at the Diriyah E-Prix was an "amazing reward" for Jaguar's work after the Mexico Formula E opener.

Tesla To Use 4680-Type Battery Cells In Megapacks: LFP or NCM?

Does it mean also LFP battery chemistry in a 4680-type format?

Jeep To Offer Settlement On Wrangler, Gladiator "Death Wobble" Issue

This could also mean reimbursement for owners who have already paid for repairs related to the issue.

Is Drag Den with Manila Luzon 'Too Political'?

Spoiler alert: Drag is and has always been political.

Here's an updated list of available LTO license plates in Region X

The list isn’t in alphabetical order, though

Toyota CEO Akio Toyoda is stepping down

But the grandson of Toyota founder Kiichiro Toyoda won’t be leaving completely

Kubica out of F1 as Orlen moves to AlphaTauri and Alfa Romeo lands new sponsor

Former Alfa Romeo Formula 1 team title sponsor Orlen has switched to AlphaTauri in a move that could spell the end of Robert Kubica’s career in grand prix racing.

Ride-hailing app users urged to report suspicious activities amid reports of fake drivers

A ride-hailing app advised the commuting public to immediately report to them any suspicious or irregular activities after reports of fake drivers using its name circulated online. Grab Philippines said that it remains “fully committed to ensuring utmost safety standards” across its platforms in response to the reported encounters. “We are deeply concerned by the […]

Will Lidar remain centric in the future of autonomous driving? Learn about companies advancing Lidar technology.

Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) uses laser to render the world in 3D. It has been an essential element in making self-driving cars. Recently, Tesla announced that it would no longer use this technology in its cars and questioned its "smartness". It is yet to be determined whether this technology remains crucial for autonomous driving but for those betting in its favor, we've collected the companies advancing lidar technology. This list's...

Rolex 24, Hour 3: Ganassi Cadillac leads Acura, Porsche at Daytona

The #01 Chip Ganassi Racing Cadillac V-LMDh leads the Acuras of Meyer Shank Racing and Wayne Taylor Racing after three hours of action in the 61st running of the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona.

Toyota PH all-out support for FIBA World Cup 2023, SBP

THE Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) welcomes Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) as a local major sponsor and key partner that will help move it forward in the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023.TMP has also entered into a partnership with Gilas Pilipinas."It is with great appreciation and warmth that we welcome Toyota Motor Philippines to the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 family," SBP Chairman Emeritus Manny V. Pangilinan said. "Even as we thank...

1966 Batmobile Replica Made By Ohio Man Is The Best We've Seen So Far

Its creator even staged a Joker chase scene meant to demonstrate the Batmobile's notable gadgets.

Here Are The Best Used EVs That Qualify For The $4,000 Tax Credit

Starting in 2023, buyers of certain used electric cars can receive a $4,000 tax credit. We've compiled the best options that qualify.

Endurance Race taps Army Navy

MANILA, Philippines — The Club200 200/50 Endurance Race, touted as the biggest motorsports spectacle in the country this year, has hooked up with food chain giant Army Navy for its Feb. 11 leg at the Clark International Speedway. Army Navy CEO Eric Puno led the signing of the partnership with Club200, represented by founding members Miguel Bichara, Patrick de Leon and Bong Natividad, together with Club200 secretary Noah Ampil. The novel...

Diriyah E-Prix: Wehrlein claims Saudi double from Dennis

Pascal Wehrlein completed a Diriyah E-Prix clean sweep, sharing a 1-2 with Jake Dennis once again to take the Formula E championship lead.

Diriyah E-Prix: Evans snatches top spot from Ticktum in FE FP3

Jaguar's Mitch Evans snatched top spot at the end of the Diriyah E-Prix's third free practice session, knocking Dan Ticktum off the top of the Formula E timing board.

Hughes "happy to feel a nudge" over the line from Evans after Diriyah FE energy shortage

McLaren Formula E driver Jake Hughes says he was "happy to feel a nudge" from Mitch Evans in the Diriyah E-Prix, which pushed him over the finish line for fifth.

Vergne: New Formula E tyres 'like concrete', renews calls for slicks

Jean-Eric Vergne has renewed calls for Formula E to switch to slicks, having been unimpressed by the lack of grip in Hankook's "concrete" new tyres in the Mexico City E-Prix.

Will solid state batteries transform the EV industry? Here are the best companies to watch.

A key question for Electric Vehicle (EV) industry is whether solid state batteries will become the new norm. Solid state batteries are smaller, lighter, and could be more efficient than traditional lithium-ion batteries, and they have the potential to radically transform the EV market. Many major automakers are already investing heavily in solid state battery technology. For these reasons, investments in solid state battery technology could pay...

Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio Tries To Hit Top Speed On Autobahn

It sounded ferocious too with Akrapovic exhaust installed.

Genesis X Convertible Concept To Enter Production As Flagship EV

Luc Donckerwolke, Genesis' chief creative officer, reportedly told dealers that the X Convertible concept will go into production.

Extreme Lightning, the 2040 hp electric hypercar ready to break the record at the Nurburgring

Estrema Fulminea is ready to go into production and at the same time try to break the record of the Nurburgringcircuit. The car is capable of developing 2040 hp of power and will be unveiled to the public in June. To finance the project, the Italian company Automobili Estrema founded in 2020 by entrepreneur Gianfranco Pizzuto, has launched a campaign of crowdfunding out of Kickstarter to raise 97,863 euros. Currently, 11,440 euros have already been raised from 39 supporters. Estrema Fulminea is able to deliver 1.5 MW of power equal to 2,040 hp and collects two important technological innovations. The battery pack is designed and manufactured in collaboration with IMECAR Elektronik.

Porsche: Daytona 24 Hours will “deliver answers” on GTP’s competitive order

Porsche’s head of motorsport Thomas Laudenbach believes today’s Daytona 24 Hours will deliver a telling verdict on the competitive order of IMSA’s new GTP cars.

Mercedes‑Benz Actros Wooden Replica Created To Welcome New Year

The Vietnamese carpenter/YouTuber made it as a tribute to all the fans who have supported him over the years.

Van der Linde pleased by Diriyah FE qualifying despite "uphill battle" debut

Kelvin van der Linde was buoyed by his Diriyah E-Prix qualifying performance after minimal running, although felt his first Formula E race was an "uphill battle".

VinFast North America Launches, Will Combine US And Canadian Operations

The Vietnamese automaker continues to expand at a remarkable rate.

Tesla Production Sites By Model Assignment, Capacity: January 2023

The production potential of all plants is estimated at close to 2 million units annually.

Got a Toyota Lite Ace pickup? Why not turn it into a camper?

Wait until you see the interior

Friday favourite: The Kent happy hunting ground that demands drivers' respect

Martin Donnelly's 100% International Formula 3000 record at Brands Hatch is one reason for him picking the famous Grand Prix circuit as his favourite track. But the Ulsterman also relishes its fast and challenging corners, which rewards thinking drivers just as much as bravery

Three-Row BMW X7 M60i Challenges Lamborghini Urus In A Drag Race

Did BMW understate the power figures of the X7 M60i?

5 EV charging station stocks for long-term investors as the industry continues to rapidly evolve.

Many transportation experts see electric vehicles as the way of the future. One obstacle to widespread adoption is the lack of charging stations. In order for electric vehicles to become the new norm, there must be a infrastructure in place to support them. This means a significant investment in charging stations which many see as an opportunity. The demand for electric vehicles is expected to grow significantly in the coming years, and those...

Tandy: Night pace could fluctuate "dramatically" in Daytona 24 Hours

Porsche driver Nick Tandy is expecting the pace of GTP cars to change "quite dramatically" when they switch to the new cold-temperature Michelin tire in this weekend's Daytona 24 Hours.

Toyota WEC star Conway relishing Lexus Daytona 24 Hours GTD outing

Toyota FIA World Endurance Championship star Mike Conway says he is relishing the chance to pick up "new skills" driving a Lexus GT3 car in this weekend's Daytona 24 Hours.

FEJODAP seeks deadline extension for PUV modernization cooperatives, corporations

A group of jeepney operators and drivers are calling for an extension on the March 2023 deadline for public transport franchise holders to consolidate into a single entity - cooperative or corporation - under the PUV Modernization Plan. In an interview on Dobol B TV on Saturday, Federation of Jeepney Operators and Drivers Association of the Philippines (FEJODAP) President Boy Rebaño said the group is asking to “extend for the meantime itong...

Terrafirma stuns Meralco

ANTIPOLO, Philippines — Unleashing a hot-shooting Juami Tiongson and putting up a courageous stand, Terrafirma broke free from Meralco’s stranglehold and boosted its own stock. With Tiongson waxing hot with 30 big points, the Dyip secured a 96-88 stunner over the erstwhile unbeaten Bolts to wheel back on track in the PBA Governors’ Cup last night at the Ynares Center. Tiongson rifled in six triples out of nine attempts, doing the most damage in...

Inflation reduction act puts charge in electric vehicle market! Here are the top EV stocks to watch.

Inflation reduction act passed the senate among raging debates about what it actually brings to the consumers and economy. Nevertheless, it will be good news for EV makers as it provides $7,500 tax credit for EVs beginning in 2023 for a decade! This will charge an already hot EV sector even more. With traditional automakers like Ford and General Motors entering the battle for the best EVs, picking the best EV stocks can be challenging. The...

Autonomous Driving: Here are the top 5 stocks innovating the way we drive.

Autonomous driving has an immense potential to revolutionize transportation industries. The market size makes it very appealing for big auto and tech companies. With so much at stake, it's clear that autonomous driving is one of the most important technological advancements to watch in the coming years. Investors who believe in these advancements may look for opportunties within this space with the highest returns. Securities within this list...

The BMW M3 CS has been launched, can top 302kph

Meet the fastest factory BMW M3 to date

6 dead as jeep crashes into truck in Sorsogon

MANILA, Philippines — Six people, including two teachers, died while 14 others were injured when a passenger jeepney collided with a cargo truck in Castilla, Sorsogon on Friday afternoon. Marible Pardillo, 45, and Karen Maquinana, 45, both teachers at the San Rafael National High School; Amparo Bajaro, 60; Heidy Albao, 58; Erik Dino Deonida, 19, and Janelle Abarientos, 17, were pronounced dead on arrival in a hospital. Lt. Col. Ma. Luisa...

Missing Formula 1? Here are the car launch dates for 2023

Here's your pre-season Formula 1 fix

This Ferrari F40 by Liberty Walk might annoy some purists

Like it or not, it's...different

Go after fake TNVS drivers, government urged

MANILA, Philippines — The government should crack down on fake transport network vehicle service (TNVS) drivers, Sen. Grace Poe said yesterday. She made the call following complaints on social media about motorists posing as a ride-hailing app user’s booked driver. “It threatens the safety and security of passengers as the ride offer could be used as cover for other criminal intent,” Poe said. She said the police, Land Transportation Franchising...

Watch Audi Activesphere Concept Change From Pickup To Fastback

Audi probably won’t put something like this into production, but it would be really cool if it did.

Buemi: Diriyah FE pole pace just the beginning, "sad" at how Nissan spell ended

Sebastien Buemi says his pole position pace at the Diriyah E-Prix is "just the beginning", but conceded it left him "sad" at how his time with Nissan ended.

How 1.30am burgers fuelled Maserati MSG's overnight rebuild

The Maserati MSG team's miraculous turnaround to repair Maximilian Gunther's car overnight after his Friday Diriyah E-Prix qualifying crash ultimately yielded 10th on the grid on Saturday.