Toyota C-HR compact crossover looks promising
Mar11

Toyota C-HR compact crossover looks promising

Compact Utility Vehicles (CUVs) have become all the rage these days especially in the Philippine market where there’s a premium for bigger vehicles considering the potholes and floods vehicles are subjected to. The CUV market has started to get loaded in the form of the popular Ford EcoSport, the Mitsubishi ASX (which has a reputation as a gas guzzler), the Chevrolet Trax, the new (well, newly-introduced and funky) Nissan Juke,...

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Hardcore Nissan Juke confirmed
Nov05

Hardcore Nissan Juke confirmed

A few months ago, Nissan hinted that it will be building a hardcore Nissan Juke with a GT-R-based concept.  I’m not too sure if the Juke has ever landed on our shores but I haven’t seen one and I haven’t seen a press release from Nissan Philippines about it. Anyway, the Juke’s a mini crossover that Nissan primarily markets in the US. Nissan thinks of  making the 480 bhp Juke monster a reality by doing a one-off...

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Nissan pays Juke owners for spec error
May20

Nissan pays Juke owners for spec error

Nissan Juke owners in the United States should be pretty happy to find checks amounting $400 written to their names. It’s Nissan’s act of contrition for mixing up the specs for the Juke’s fuel tank. The all-wheel drive version really has a 11.8 gallon tank but marketing materials indicate that all Jukes have 13.2 gallon fuel tanks. This is only true for the front-wheel drive version. So that’s basically a...

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