Philippines' Special Forces Recruitment Video Kicks Ass At Kicking Ass

I’ve seen a lot of military recruitment and promotional videos, and most of the time they just seem like either over-produced Michael Bay wanna-be junk or slogan rich diatribes that try to pull on a few viewers heart strings. The Philippines Special Forces took another, more straight forward route that really gives a… »8/06/15 7:30pm8/06/15 7:30pm


Toyota Recalls 625,000 Prius Hybrids In Japan, North America, and Europe

Welcome to The Drift where Jalopnik East rounds up the highlights from all around the Pacific Rim. In today’s headlines, Toyota recalls 625,000 Prius Hybrids because of a potential software error and its union negotiates for a better family allowance, while Mitsubishi takes over a Ford plant in the Philippines. »7/15/15 7:00am7/15/15 7:00am

Air Asia Jet Overshoots Runway In Philippines

AirAsia has suffered a second incident within the span of only a couple of days, as one of its Airbus A320 planes overshot the runway at Kalibo, in the Philippines. Thankfully, this time everyone survived. This incident will hopefully be the last in an unusually traumatic year for commercial aviation.… »12/30/14 12:27pm12/30/14 12:27pm

The Manila Speed Show in 35 photos

Last weekend, Filipino-Swiss Formula Renault 3.5 Series driver Marlon Stockinger recently visited his home country, the Philippines, to spread Formula One in the country, as he is one of seven drivers of the Lotus F1 Junior Team. In tandem with the road show, he also showcase the local aftermarket scene. Here is my… »5/06/13 2:09pm5/06/13 2:09pm