City Kart Racing (CKR) launched its first major project for the year, “Race to Boracay”. Expecting more than 500 drivers to vie for the “fastest driver” title, “Race to Boracay” could easily be the biggest motorsports event Manila has ever seen. It will be the perfect occasion to meet and mingle with fellow speed enthusiasts.
A test case invoking the Philippine Lemon Law, the new legal protection for Filipino consumers who purchase new motor vehicles that turn out to be defective, has been filed in the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI).
The revitalization of the local automotive manufacturing industry is expected to generate as much as 300,000 new jobs under the Comprehensive Automotive Resurgence Strategy (CARS), a program that contains fiscal and nonfiscal incentives for Philippine carmakers.
By Amy R. Remo
The Philippine automotive sector continued its stellar performance in September, as it posted a 41.7-percent surge in vehicle sales to 20,924 units, reportedly a record high in monthly sales of members of the Chamber of Automotive Manufacturers of the Philippines Inc. (Campi).
Toyota on Monday said it was recalling about 690,000 Tacoma pickup trucks in the United States to fix a suspension system flaw that could result in vehicle fires.