Tag Archives: 2009

Manila Auto Salon 2009 – Mad About Styling and Tuning

If you missed it, you’ve missed half of your life! Watch Top Gear Philippines’ coverage of the 2009 Manila Auto Salon and drool your heart out! This is the ultimate gathering of all the most beautiful examples of automotive craftsmanship … Continue reading

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2009 Car Of The Year Philippines: The Subaru Legacy GT

The all-new 2.5L 265hp 2009 Subaru Legacy GT wins the overall title as the Philippines’ 2009 Car Of The Year! Congratulations to Subaru for bagging the title for the second year in a row after winning last year with the … Continue reading

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2009 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution – Defy Physics

This is Mitsubishi Australia’s latest TV advertisement about the 2009 Lancer Evolution. The whole time we were watching this ad, we were waiting for the car to transform so we can find out whether it’s an Autobot, or a Decepticon. … Continue reading

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Captured on Video: Bugatti Veyron crashes into Lake


Stories of a poor $1.6 Million-worth Bugatti Veyron in Texas driven straight into a saltwater lagoon has spread across the world. According to the Galveston Daily News, the driver blames it on a low flying pelican: Andy Lee House, 34, … Continue reading

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King Of The Hammers 2009

This is rapidly becoming the toughest one day off-road race in the world. The King Of The Hammers is an extremely brutal race which combines rock cock crawling with Baja and Dakar style desert racing. You have got to have … Continue reading

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DMF Drift at Formula D Thailand (Nov 7-8, 2009)

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Mad Mike Whiddett wins the 2009 Formula Drift Thailand


Mad Mike Whiddett, Formula Drift Pro and D1NZ (New Zealand) Champion, won the Formula D Asia Pacific Drift Championship in Thailand last November 7-8, 2009 in his Red Bull sponsored Quad-Rotor Mazda RX-7. He has come out triumphant over fellow … Continue reading

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2009 Hyundai Genesis Coupe

The new Hyundai Genesis Coupe is already being sold here in the Philippines. The top-of-the-line version, with the 3.8L LAMBDA engine, has already been reviewed by our friends at Auto Industriya. We’ve seen some marketing at Sulit.com about it. Now … Continue reading

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Hyundai Genesis Coupe Epic Lap Commercial

This is totally awesome! Hyundai’s official Epic Lap Super Bowl Commercial. Music is from Billy Corgan and Jimmy Chamberlin of the Smashing Pumpkins, and the driving was performed by Rhys Millen. Video is courtesy Hyundai. Ahhh! I already want one! … Continue reading

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The Uncredited Heroes pursuing the Typhoon Ondoy Relief Operations


The 26th of September, 2009 is the day when Metro Manila was hit by the most devastating calamity in decades – Typhoon Ondoy. With a month’s worth of rainfall pouring within just 6 hours, almost 80% of Metro Manila became … Continue reading

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