Automotive and Transportation

Automotive and Transportation

LTFRB Suspends ALL UBER operations for 1 Month starting August 14, 2017

In a post just posted by the LTFRB Facebook Page, they are now ordering for UBER to cease and desist all operations as they are now under suspension for one (1) month. The cause of the suspension is not yet clear, but the order has been filed as of August 14, 2017. In the one month suspension, LTFRB strongly recommended...

LTFRB, Grab, and Uber finally reach a middle ground

Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB), Grab, and Uber has been all the hubbub the past few days due to an order issued by LTFRB that disallows Grab and Uber drivers without any Certificate of Public Convenience franchise to do business around the metro. A statement posted in Senator JV Ejercito’s Facebook page ascertains that Grab and Uber will...

Our take with the 2017 Chevrolet Colorado Pickup Truck

Recently, we got to experience the 2017 Chevrolet Colorado for our father's day weekend. What was a weekend suppose to be a retreat in Tagaytay, became a weekend for productivity and even quick road trips. This is our 2nd pickup truck to review for the blog and we are definitely smiling everytime we drive any new vehicle. So how did...

Local ride-sharing app U-HOP is here, zero commission for the next 6 months

Traffic in the metro is a daily grind. Aside from the congested highways and trains, ride-sharing apps like Grab and Uber makes life easier for the daily commuter. Local startup, U-HOP, aims to further improve on the ride-sharing app here in the Philippines. Initially founded back in 2015, U-HOP borrows Uber’s Uberpool option. Instead of 4-seaters, however, U-HOP uses shuttles,...

Honda Civic Type-R interest page now up for customers

With the recent announcement of the Honda Civic Navi Limited Edition, it seems Honda is indeed the busiest car brand this year with another news of their Type-R Civic is nearing its approach for Philippine customers. Since early May, we've been visiting the Honda PH website with our interest with the Civic. But today, a special landing page for the...

Our weekend with the new Chevrolet Sail

Chevrolet Philippines let us spent a weekend over the new Sail, a compact car that bring vibrancy in the lineup of Chevrolet. So, we thought of bringing it to Tagaytay for a spin and we did exactly that. This new car model is a balance of performance, size and functionality, in our experience this goes head to head with the...

No more flat rate parking during weekends and holidays – Various parking companies increased prices as of May 1

While everyone was busy with the 5 day holiday weekend in Metro Manila, several parking companies in BGC, Ortigas and Greenhills have implemented their new parking rates as of May 1, 2017.  Fetch, an online valet system in BGC just announced that their services will not be affected by the change of prices.  The new rates now completely removes the flat...

Get this Xiaomi Yi Smart Dashcam at 42% Off at Lazada’s Flash Sale

Getting a dashcam is hard, but one brand that defies all is Xiaomi. They have the record to bring affordability to customers but specifications of gadgets that flagship ones offer. So that's why this is a sweet deal, Lazada's flash sale will feature the Xiaomi Yi Smart Dashcam at only Php2,999! That's 42% off from the 5,200 price point and...

Caltex can cut your gas-up up time in half with Visa Paywave + A chance to be a millionaire!

When it comes to topping up gas, we all want to be served fast and just pay immediately. That's why Caltex and Visa partnered up to bring Paywave Visa to a majority of Caltex stations nationwide. Visa Paywave is the latest payment method that is EMV compliant for secure and fast transactions, a customer just needs to tap their Visa...

Ford Ranger 3.2L Wildtrak 4×4 AT Review – Payload Mover

If you play Overwatch, then you will encounter the phrase "Keep the payload moving" all the time. Now in the real world, that means that you need to keep on moving! And recently, I faced one of my challenges for 2017. Last March, the condo we were renting ended its contract. So we had to move all of our belongings...