Tito F. Hermoso

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Tito's deep love for cars and extensive experience in banking, government, higher education, project finance, engineering, publishing and economics both here and abroad has equipped him with unique and penetrating insights into the global automotive industry, making his commentary a must read for the movers and shakers in automotive, marketing and management circles.



As the School season resumes, the authorities are being forced to take decongestion measures to the ultimate severity.

posted June 11, 2018 12:19 by Tito F. Hermoso
Back to school traffic blues image

The Inside Man winds back the clock to explore the North, circa 1988

posted May 28, 2018 07:57 by Tito F. Hermoso
Places to drive in 1988: Heading Northbound image

With any luck, a portion of Skyway Stage 3 Section 01 [Buendia to Quirino Ave./Plaza Dilao] will open in time for School Year 2018-2019.

posted May 07, 2018 20:26 by Tito F. Hermoso
Skyway Stage 3 Opens in June? image

Traveling South of the metro, circa 1988

posted April 23, 2018 18:12 by Tito F. Hermoso
The places to drive in 1988: Around the Metro, North and South image

What was city life back in 1988? The Inside Man takes us on a trip through memory lane

posted April 02, 2018 19:01 by Tito F. Hermoso
The places to drive in 1988: The City life image


Though 3-4 hours Manila-Baguio remains a pipe dream, traffic armageddon long weekends can be avoided by taking diversions to avoid the toll plazas.

posted January 13, 2015 00:40 by Tito F. Hermoso
Avoiding long toll plaza queues on NLEX, SCTEX, TPLEX image

While we are all excited about the new 5-year LTO license, many of us have to brave the longer wait, says the Inside Man

posted October 16, 2017 09:35 by Tito F. Hermoso
Why it takes longer to renew your driver's license image

How the proposed excise tax on cars will dampen progress of our country's car manufacturing sector.

posted December 05, 2016 17:39 by Tito F. Hermoso
Death by taxes; The excise of the auto industry image

The Department of Transport and Communications (DOTC) will end easy license renewal in thirty minutes if its proposal pushes through.

posted February 24, 2014 10:18 by Tito F. Hermoso
Goodbye easy driver's license renewal image

Today's Hi-Ace, like all Toyotas, is built not only to last but to dominate. Previously, Toyota supplied highly differentiated versions to different markets, with the Granvia-Regius Hi-ace versions heading for Europe while the Middle East,

posted July 29, 2011 17:22 by Tito F. Hermoso
2011 Toyota Hiace Super Grandia image