Vince Pornelos

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Chokdee.info's Editor-in-chief draws on his education in political science, experience in automobile sales as well as a balanced passion for the daily route as much as the most exhilarating test drive. His commentary on the latest cars, the issues of the industry and his analytical, concise and honest reviews have become a staple of the Philippines' leading automobile website.

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We could see Ford's upcoming small off-road inspired crossover sooner than expected

posted August 13, 2018 17:05 by Vince Pornelos
Ford could launch rugged-looking baby crossover in 2019 image

LB tricks out the all-new Suzuki Jimny and Mercedes G Class as if they were twins

posted August 10, 2018 14:56 by Vince Pornelos
Twinning: Liberty Walk tricks out Suzuki Jimny, Mercedes G-Class image

Subaru ditches turbos, focuses on making Forester handle better, be safer, more usable

posted August 09, 2018 16:00 by Vince Pornelos
First Drive: Subaru's all-new and improved 2019 Forester image

VR and AR technology to enhance the Subaru customer experience in PH

posted August 08, 2018 06:18 by Vince Pornelos
Subaru PH showrooms will soon have augmented, virtual reality tech image

Expect improvements across the board with the new generation Subaru Forester

posted August 07, 2018 11:22 by Vince Pornelos
Subaru Asia launches new generation 2019 Forester image


Say goodbye to tilting plate holders and clear plastic or glass plate covers according to DOTC order

posted July 02, 2014 13:47 by Vince Pornelos
LTO clarifies ban on plate covers, holders and related accessories image

Unable to supply actual plates, the LTO orders a single design for temporary plates

posted February 06, 2017 16:54 by Vince Pornelos
LTO issues official specs for conduction-based temporary plates image

Looking for a first car? The Wigo might just be for you. Check out our review.

posted March 17, 2014 20:00 by Vince Pornelos
2014 Toyota Wigo 1.0G M/T image

House passes revised Tax Reform Bill (HB5636) with higher excise tax on autos, but lower than previously proposed HB4774.

posted May 31, 2017 23:05 by Vince Pornelos
House OKs new bill with higher automobile excise tax schedule image

How the final excise tax under Republic Act 10963 would affect the prices of your favorite cars

posted December 19, 2017 17:44 by Vince Pornelos
Excise Tax Simulation: How expensive will the cars of 2018 be? image