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Nissan Gripz Concept Makes Global Debut in Frankfurt : Watch the Preview Video

  Designed to build on Nissan’s pioneering Crossover leadership, Nissan’s Gripz Concept will make its global premiere at this year’s Frankfurt Motor Show. Inspiration for the Nissan Gripz Concept came from the legendary 240Z desert racers as well as the sleek two-wheel world of road cycling. The design explores a new sporty direction for a Crossover concept and was conceived ...

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Help, My RAV4 Air-Conditioner is Not Blowing Cold

Dear Editor, October last year, I bought a 2007 Toyota RAV 4. Its air-conditioner was not blowing cold, whenever I switched it on and was told its gas needed re-filling. I got the gas filled, and it started working normally, but for less than a year. Few days ago, I found out the A/C had stopped blowing cold again. Kindly ...

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Breaking News: President Buhari to Continue Auto policy

…Mandates FG Ministries, Others to Acquire Locally-Assembled Vehicles Contrary to the fears expressed at certain quarters across Nigeria, after the recent general election, the federal government has affirmed its commitment to the continuity of the Nigerian Automotive policy. Director General of National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC), Engr. Aminu Jalal made the disclosure in his office in Abuja while ...

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Automatic Fits and Energy Offers Free Service to Motorists

Automatic Fits and Energy, Nigeria’s leading quick automobile servicing outfit located at Total filling stations across the country, has commenced offer of free service to motorists. The promotion offer, which, at the moment, is limited to selected designated centres in Lagos State, entitles motorists to have free wheel alignment/balancing and bio wash, and it is valid for only one vehicle. The ...

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Lagos Moves to Ensure Free Flow of Traffic

…Adopts Alternative Strategy to Apprehend Offenders In its bid to ensure free flow of traffic across the metropolis, officials of the Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) have been directed to adopt a system of booking traffic offenders, rather than apprehending their vehicles. Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Transportation, Mr. Oluseyi Whenu handed over the directive to the officials while briefing ...

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Bugatti Vision Gran Turismo Premieres at Frankfurt Motor Show

Bugatti fans, petrol heads and gamers have reason to look forward to the 66th International Motor Show in Frankfurt. Specifically for the motor show, Bugatti has transformed a virtual project into tangible reality. For the French super sports car brand will be presenting its virtual concept Bugatti Vision Gran Turismo, which it developed in cooperation with Polyphony Digital Inc., creator ...

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Hyundai’s New High Performance Sub-Brand ‘N’ Takes Centre Stage At Frankfurt Motor Show

Hyundai Motor will showcase its high performance sub-brand N at the Frankfurt International Motor Show 2015. The result of intensive testing and product development, the sub-brand N builds on Hyundai Motor’s successful motorsport experiences and technology capability to drive future performance-oriented and race-track-capable models forward and bring ‘the most thrilling winding road’ fun to customers who truly love cars. The ...

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Chevrolet Restores Damaged One Millionth Corvette

After more than four months and 1,200 man-hours of painstaking craftsmanship, restoration of the milestone one millionth Corvette – a white 1992 convertible – is complete. The car, which was unveiled last Friday at the National Corvette Museum, where it returned as part of the permanent exhibit, was damaged on Feb. 12, 2014, when it and seven other rare Corvettes ...

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Volkswagen Group Inaugurates Engine Plant in Russia

Following three years of construction, the Volkswagen Group last Friday inaugurated its new engine plant at Kaluga in the presence of the Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, Thomas Schmall, Member of the Board of Management of the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand responsible for Components, and the Governor of Kaluga Region Anatoly Artamonov. In future, the plant will produce the newly ...

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