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Oil slides 3% on U.S. Debt Deal Struggles, OPEC+ Talks Uncertainty

Oil prices fell by about 3% on Tuesday as concerns about the U.S. debt ceiling pact cooled the market's risk-on sentiment and mixed messages...

Toyota, Daimler Strike Deal to Merge Truck Business

Daimler Truck Holding AG and Toyota Motor Corp have struck a preliminary deal to combine their truck units in Japan, the companies said on...

Lewis Hamilton Finishes Fourth at Monaco Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton finished fourth, just ahead of George Russell who finished fifth in the 2023 Monaco Grand Prix held on Sunday. Lining up fifth and...

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Road Safety

Executive Chat

Latest Reviews

Oil slides 3% on U.S. Debt Deal Struggles, OPEC+ Talks Uncertainty

Oil prices fell by about 3% on Tuesday as concerns about the U.S. debt ceiling pact cooled the market's risk-on sentiment and mixed messages...

Toyota, Daimler Strike Deal to Merge Truck Business

Daimler Truck Holding AG and Toyota Motor Corp have struck a preliminary deal to combine their truck units in Japan, the companies said on...

Lewis Hamilton Finishes Fourth at Monaco Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton finished fourth, just ahead of George Russell who finished fifth in the 2023 Monaco Grand Prix held on Sunday. Lining up fifth and...

Motor Sport

Lewis Hamilton Finishes Fourth at Monaco Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton finished fourth, just ahead of George Russell who finished fifth in the 2023 Monaco Grand Prix held on Sunday. Lining up fifth and...

Hamilton Says New Mercedes Deal is close, Denies Ferrari Talk

Lewis Hamilton denied talking to Ferrari about a move to the Italian Formula One team and said on Thursday he was close to agreeing...

Nissan Z Racing Concept Ready for Fuji 24-Hour Race

Nissan Z Racing Concept, which runs on carbon-neutral fuel, is set to enter the NAPAC Fuji SUPER TEC 24-h race, the second round of...

Jaguar Racing Team Takes Runner-Up Finish in Majestic Monaco

Jaguar TCS Racing driver, Mitch Evans took his third podium of the season, with a runner-up finish on the iconic streets of Monaco. The Kiwi...

Features

Choosing an Alternative Fuel – Part One

EUGENE HERBERT The move toward electric vehicles (EV) is well underway internationally. In recent years, major inroads have been made globally. In South Africa, Nigeria and...

Revealed: Why OPEC is Cutting Oil Output

OPEC and its allies, including Russia, agreed on Sunday to widen crude oil production cuts to 3.66 million barrels per day (bpd) or 3.7%...

How Sporty is the MINI Cooper S 5-Door?

Flaunting sporty character, the MINI Cooper S 5-door shows its sporty side. The character full body color Island Blue, the color-contrasting roof and mirror...

Are Electric Vehicles More Efficient?

EUGENE HERBERT The move toward electric vehicles (EV) gained momentum in the northern hemisphere, because of environmental concerns, cost-effectiveness and developments in the technology. However, ere...

My Life My Car

“Why I Drive Only Air-Cooled Cars”, by a Freak, Who Owns 150 VW Vehicles

It's hard to mistake Damon Dayton's affection for Volkswagen. His garage is chock full of vintage Buses and Beetles. He has multiple Volkswagen tattoos,...

Untold Story of Romano Artioli, The Man Who Revived Bugatti

In 1991, Italian-born Romano Artioli brought Bugatti back to life and created the EB 110 – at the time the fastest super sports car...

Meet The Engineer Who’s Bringing GT-R Exhilaration to Nissan’s Electric Vehicles

Naoki Nakada is definitely a car lover. As one of Nissan’s chief powertrain engineers, he’s been in charge of developing some of the brand’s...

How Grandmum Drove Through over 257,000 Km in Two Years

Every night around 9 p.m., Terry Krech sets out in her Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV to deliver an essential service to Twin Cities-area residents, and...

Motoring Advice

Does Cruise Control Save Fuel?

EUGENE HERBERT Internationally, many countries face steep increases in fuel prices, although Nigeria, unlike most nations globally, still subsidizes fuel to the tune of trillions...

Can Cops Pull Over Autonomous Vehicles?

EUGENE HERBERT A concern noted, particularly in areas where autonomous vehicles are already, or will soon be, a reality, is how these vehicles will be...

Fuel Saving Gimmicks You Should Avoid

EUGENE HERBERT It cannot be stressed enough that the only thing intended to go into your fuel tank...

Is it Necessary to Warm-Up Your Car Daily?

Across Nigeria, many motorists believe they need to warm up their vehicles. While still getting dress to go to work, a...

Opinion

From Grin to Glare : Nigeria’s Auto Industry under President Buhari

By: FEMI OWOEYE For the past seven years, Nigeria’s automobile Industry wondered in the wilderness of policy inconsistency and somersault. Before President Muhammadu Buhari assumed office...

Why Digital Car Buying Will Always Need Some Human Interaction

MARK DOMMISSE Industries, in general, are aware of the need to address a variety of challenges presented by the digital world in which we now...

Nigeria’s Auto Industry in Catch-22: Open Letter to President Buhari

Your Excellency, unfortunately, you are not being rightly informed about certain contentious issues affecting the nation’s automobile industry. There is no doubt about this because...

Buhari’s New Move to Kill Nigeria’s Auto Industry

ROTIMI ASHER The history of Nigeria’s auto industry is a paradox. For three decades, the nation’s successive governments failed to key into the industry’s viability. And...

Motoring Humour

Traffic Law that Violates Human Right?

Chatting on Whatsapp, a member of a group of University school mates informed others of latest anti-one-way traffic law introduced in Lagos state.  Response...

Motoring Humour: Car Pushing Test for the Insane?

A psychiatrist wanted to know how many of his patients have been cured of madness. So he assembled them in a big classroom...

Man Left Wife at Petrol Station

A Macedonian drove six hours across Italy and into Germany before noticing he had left his wife at a petrol station. Ljubomir Ivanov , 35,...

Drunk Home with Flashing Car

A man goes to a party and has too much to drink. His friends plead with him to let them take him home. He...

LATEST ARTICLES

Oil slides 3% on U.S. Debt Deal Struggles, OPEC+ Talks Uncertainty

Oil prices fell by about 3% on Tuesday as concerns about the U.S. debt ceiling pact cooled the market's risk-on sentiment and mixed messages...

Toyota, Daimler Strike Deal to Merge Truck Business

Daimler Truck Holding AG and Toyota Motor Corp have struck a preliminary deal to combine their truck units in Japan, the companies said on...

Lewis Hamilton Finishes Fourth at Monaco Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton finished fourth, just ahead of George Russell who finished fifth in the 2023 Monaco Grand Prix held on Sunday. Lining up fifth and...

Inject Fuel Subsidy Savings into Automobile Credit Scheme, Expert Tells Tinubu

To cushion the effect of Fuel subsidy removal on Nigerians, President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has been advised to make locally assembled/manufactured commercial vehicles affordable...

Auto Industry Stakeholder Sets Agenda for President Tinubu, Advocates Reversal of 2020 Finance Act

ROTIMI ASHER President Bola Ahmed Tinubu has been implored to restore investors’ confidence in Nigeria’s automobile industry by accelerating the passage and assenting of the...

FG Commissions Automotive Training Centre in Ekiti State

In continuation of its poverty alleviation programme, the Federal government of Nigeria has established an Automotive Training Centre in Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State. One of the...

FG Flags-off N90bn Dualisation of Akure-Ado-Ekiti Road

The Minister of Works and Housing,  Babatunde Fashola, on Thursday, flagged-off the 49km dilapidated Akure/Ado-Ekiti road, saying the new road which will be dualised...

Hamilton Says New Mercedes Deal is close, Denies Ferrari Talk

Lewis Hamilton denied talking to Ferrari about a move to the Italian Formula One team and said on Thursday he was close to agreeing...

Nissan Z Racing Concept Ready for Fuji 24-Hour Race

Nissan Z Racing Concept, which runs on carbon-neutral fuel, is set to enter the NAPAC Fuji SUPER TEC 24-h race, the second round of...

Oil Prices Drop, as Russia Downplays Additional OPEC+ Cuts

Oil prices fell more than $3 at one point on Thursday, after Russian Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Novak played down the prospect of further...
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