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Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company Completes Acquisition of Cooper Tires

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, one of the world’s largest tire companies, announced on June 7, 2021 that it has completed the acquisition of Cooper Tire & Rubber Company, finalizing the merger agreement made public on February 22nd this year.  The combination unites two leading tire companies with complementary product portfolios, services and capabilities to create a stronger U.S.-based leader ...

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Goodyear AutoCare Wins Gold in the 2021 Reader’s Digest Quality Service Awards

Goodyear AutoCare, the retail and service center of Goodyear Philippines, Inc., recently took home Gold, winning the 2021 Reader’s Digest Quality Service Award under the tire retailer category. The achievement highlights the commitment and dedication of Goodyear AutoCare’s dealership network in delivering the best level of service to its valued customers. After capturing the Silver award last year, the 2021 ...

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Bridgestone Philippines Breaks Ground on Classroom Donation Project in Mangaldan, Pangasinan

The hot balmy Friday afternoon of May 14, 2021 witnessed the ceremonial groundbreaking of the three-classroom, single-story building at the Talogtog-Bateng Elementary School in Mangaldan, Pangasinan, which is donated by Philippine Allied Enterprises Corporation (PAEC), the official importer and distributor of Bridgestone tires in the Philippines. The construction of the classrooms was done in coordination with the Department of Education ...

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“No More Jazz”, Says Honda Cars Philippines

Honda Cars Philippines, Inc. (HCPI), the automobile business unit of Honda Motors in the Philippines, officially announced the discontinuation of the 5-door subcompact hatchback, the Honda Jazz. Introduced in the Philippine market in July 2004, the Honda Jazz was launched as an exciting and innovative vehicle in HCPI’s roster of models. Since its introduction in the country, the Jazz has ...

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MDPPA Looks Forward to a More Active Role in Road Safety for 2021

The Motorcycle Development Program Participants Association, Inc. (MDPPA), the Philippine association of motorcycle manufacturers, is looking forward to a more active role in its advocacy for road safety this year. The MDPPA recently inducted its 2021 Board of Directors which is headed by Norminio “Boying” C. Mojica of Suzuki Philippines, Inc (SPH) as President; Virgilio A. Montaño of Kawasaki Motors ...

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Bridgestone Philippines Delivers on Promise to Children Amidst Pandemic

Philippine Allied Enterprises Corporation (PAEC) the official importer and distributor of Bridgestone tires in the Philippines, has fulfilled its promise to fund the construction of three classrooms for the Talogtog Elementary School in Mangaldan, Pangasinan. The commitment is to be executed in partnership with Friends of Hope Inc. as the acting-coordinator for the Department of Education (Dep.Ed) As an industry ...

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SGAP Opens its Own Dealership in Makati City

  Sojitz G Auto Philippines (SGAP) is adding another outlet in its fast-growing roster of dealerships this March as it opens Geely Makati. Geely Makati will operate under the management of SGAP. SGAP, based in North Edsa, Quezon City, is the official local distributor of the Geely brand in the country. It manages Geely North Edsa and now Geely Makati. ...

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Toyota PH Gears Up For Vios Cup and GR GT Cup 2021

It is the announcement Philippine motorsport patrons, racers, and racing fans have been waiting for. Leading mobility company and motorsport supporter Toyota Motor Philippines (TMP) has confirmed its plans to re-open its race series for its Toyota Vios one-make-race cars. Coming from a successful inaugural season of its e-Motorsport tournament, the GR GT Cup, TMP likewise announced the launch of ...

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Make the Summer Sizzle With A Brand-New Lexus

  Summer is here and the open road beckons. As the sun beats down, imagine sliding into the cool and comfortable cockpit of a brand-new Lexus and heading safely to your favorite vacation spots with your loved ones. Whether you are heading to a pristine beach or to lush mountains cities, any of these Lexus models will be an ideal ...

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Women’s World Car Of The Year 2021 Declares Land Rover Defender Supreme Winner

The Land Rover Defender has been named Supreme Winner Women’s World Car of the Year 2021. The triumph is the first time a Land Rover has won the top prize at the awards and is the latest in a series of international honors for the most capable Land Rover ever made. Defender remains true to the pioneering spirit that has ...

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