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Honda Recalls More Vehicles Affected by Takata Airbag

Honda has made further recall of 2003 – 2004 Honda CR-V models sold in the United States. The announcement was a follow-up to a recent defect determination by Takata, the vehicle’s airbag inflator supplier. As contained in a release last week, the latest recall expansion will add approximately 127,000 passenger front airbag inflators not previously subject to either a recall ...

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PDP Chieftain Lauds Automatic Fit Quick Service Centres

…Tells Motorists to Obey Traffic regulations By: MATILDA FRANCES The Chairman Ekiti State Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Kolawole Idowu Faleye, has given mark of excellence to standard of service offered by Automatic Fits and Energy Company, Nigeria’s leading automobile quick servicing centres located at Total Filling Stations across the country. The PDP Chieftain gave the commendation at Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti ...

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Change in Action: Buhari Scraps Fuel Subsidy

…Cuts Down PMS Pump Price Below N87 Per Litre …as Motorists Pay Over N130 Per Litre Across The Country To ensure that fuel pump price in Nigeria reflects the crumbled world crude oil prices, the Federal government has resolved to, from January 2016, stop payment of fuel subsidy to marketers and still ensure that Nigerian motorists buy petrol at pump ...

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Road Rehabilitation: Ambode Gives February Deadline

…Frowns at Indiscriminate Parking of Cars on Road Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode on Thursday paid an unscheduled visit to Ago Palace Way in Okota, Isolo where he expressed dissatisfaction over the slow pace of construction work on the road, which he said was vital to the economy of the area. The Governor, who was accompanied on the inspection ...

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Oyeyemi Cautions Drivers against Road Obstruction

The Corps Marshal of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Boboye Oyeyemi has cautioned drivers against blocking the highways while attempting to fuel their vehicles at the petroleum stations, warning that perpetrators of such acts could have their vehicles impounded and the drivers prosecuted for traffic violation. Oyeyemi gave the warning recently while monitoring traffic along Lagos-Ibadan expressway. While expressing ...

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Fast Car Festival: A Major New Event For 2016

An all-new show with a festival feel and a wide variety of performance car action is set to be a must-attend event in the 2016 show season when it takes place next summer. Holding on the last weekend in July 2016, Fast Car Festival will feature a live stage full-on festival atmosphere as well as Lotus, the honoured marque for ...

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Two Millionth Land Rover Defender Sells For £400,000

A one-of-a-kind Land Rover Defender, last week, sold for a record £400,000 at a prestigious charity auction at Bonhams. Proceeds from the sale will be donated to Land Rover’s humanitarian and conservation partners. The unique vehicle, the two-millionth of the iconic Series Land Rover and Defender models manufactured at Land Rover’s Solihull plant since 1948, was sold to a bidder ...

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Kia Motors Granted Autonomous Driving License

…Plans To Roll Out Partially Driverless Car in 2020 Kia Motors has been granted a license by the US state of Nevada to carry out testing of its autonomous driving technologies on public roads for the first time in real-world conditions, an important part of its roadmap for autonomous driving. Alongside sister company Hyundai, Kia plans to introduce a range ...

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VW Group Continues Structural and Staff Realignment

The Volkswagen Group is becoming more streamlined and speeding up its internal decision-making process. To that end, functions in the area of responsibility headed by CEO Matthias Müller are being restructured. The number of top managers reporting direct to the CEO has been almost halved, and new appointments to several posts will take effect in the first quarter of 2016. ...

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