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Fuel Scarcity Looms, as IPMAN Threatens Strike Action

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria, IPMAN, Suleja/Abuja Unit, has threatened to embark on industrial action over alleged extortion by officials of the...

What to Do When Civil Protest Finds you on the Road

Since the outbreak of COVID-19, Nigeria has witnessed much civil unrest. There have been, for instance, ENDSARS, Secession, and June 12 among others.  Usually,...

Police Foil Armed Robbery in Abuja, Recover Mazda Space Wagon, Pistol, Others

Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command says it has foiled an armed robbery attempt at a hotel in Kubwa, Abuja. The command’s Police Public Relations...

Motor Sport

Toyota Yaris WRC to Face another Challenge on Africa’s Return

The TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team is getting ready to take on the epic challenge of the Safari Rally in Kenya on June...

Triple Threat: Hyundai to Race Elantra N TCR, i30 N TCR, i20 N at ‘Nürburgring 24 Hours’

Hyundai Motor Company is set to race Elantra N TCR, i30 N TCR and i20 N at the 49th ADAC TOTAL ‘Nürburgring 24 Hours’ in...

Lamborghini eSports Announces Second Edition of The Real Race Competition for Sim Racers around the World

The first edition of Lamborghini eSports’ The Real Race in 2020 was a major success, attracting more than 2500 drivers from 109 countries. The...

Hamilton Clinches 98th Formula One Win at Spanish Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes produced a brilliant, attacking, strategic race to beat Red Bull's Max Verstappen in the Spanish Grand Prix. Hamilton's third win in...

Features

Drivers of Long-term Global Electric Vehicle Market

The resilience of global electric vehicle (EV) sales during 2020 provided some optimism as to the maturing state of the electric vehicle market. However, sales...

Research Report: Why Robot Shuttles are not Robotaxis

Robotaxis are nothing more than repurposed autonomous cars used for ride-hailing. Some may be bought by ride-hailing companies and Tesla sees you being able...

Revealed: Why Driverless Vehicles will Take off Fully in 3 Years time

For the past 5 years or so, a standard sentence from the automotive industry  has been: “Autonomous cars will be here in 2 years.” Now there...

What’s Novel in the Latest Nissan Qashqai?

Underpinning the all-new Nissan Qashqai is the new Alliance CMF-C platform, which has allowed Nissan’s product planners, designers and engineers to create a vehicle...

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

What to Do When Civil Protest Finds you on the Road

Since the outbreak of COVID-19, Nigeria has witnessed much civil unrest. There have been, for instance, ENDSARS, Secession, and June 12 among others.  Usually,...

How to Prolong Your Auto Battery’s Lifespan

Acar battery is its soul. Unfortunately, the rainy season or winter, as the case may be depending on which region you are in, is...

How to Stay Ahead Of Fuel Price Hikes

The Nigerian news wave has recently been polluted with calls for a fuel price increase from about N165 per litre to almost N400 per...

International Lessons: Effect OF COVID-19 on Road Safety

EUGENE HERBERT While a number of countries saw a dramatic drop in road crashes and deaths during the 2020 holiday periods, the same cannot be...

Opinion

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...

Can We Rise From COVID-19 Ashes and Win Climate Battle?

By:PATRICIA SCOTLAND (Commonwealth Secretary-General) When 197 countries adopted the Paris Agreement on Climate Change in 2015, I remember feeling an extraordinary surge of hope –...

#Police Brutality against Motorists: Critical Ingredients for Reform

FEMI OWOEYE So much has been said about Special Anti-robbery Squad, SARS. The echo has been so loud. You would think SARS officers were not...

At 60: Why the Auto Industry can’t Breath in Nigeria

MATILDA FRANCES Being a woman, I can happily multi-task. But, for me, writing is a hobby. Aside Motoring, I write about any subject under the...

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...

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Fuel Scarcity Looms, as IPMAN Threatens Strike Action

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria, IPMAN, Suleja/Abuja Unit, has threatened to embark on industrial action over alleged extortion by officials of the...

What to Do When Civil Protest Finds you on the Road

Since the outbreak of COVID-19, Nigeria has witnessed much civil unrest. There have been, for instance, ENDSARS, Secession, and June 12 among others.  Usually,...

Police Foil Armed Robbery in Abuja, Recover Mazda Space Wagon, Pistol, Others

Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Police Command says it has foiled an armed robbery attempt at a hotel in Kubwa, Abuja. The command’s Police Public Relations...

Toyota Yaris WRC to Face another Challenge on Africa’s Return

The TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team is getting ready to take on the epic challenge of the Safari Rally in Kenya on June...

Porsche to Set Up Joint Venture with Battery Maker

Volkswagen's luxury sports car unit Porsche AG is setting up a joint venture with Customcells to produce high-performance batteries that will significantly reduce charging...

Gas explosion: 13 injured, 25 cars destroyed in Lagos

No fewer than 13 persons sustained various degrees of injuries on Thursday night following a Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) tanker explosion at Mobolaji Bank...

How to Prolong Your Auto Battery’s Lifespan

Acar battery is its soul. Unfortunately, the rainy season or winter, as the case may be depending on which region you are in, is...

EFCC Recovers 32 Automobiles, N6bn, Others – Official

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it has so far recovered 32 automobiles and over N6 billion between March and June this...

Gov Sanwo-Olu Inspects Six-Lane Ibeju-Lekki-Epe Highway Project, Promises Delivery 2022

Barring an unanticipated event, the construction of an 18.7-kilometer six-lane rigid pavement carriageway from Eleko Junction in Ibeju Lekki to Epe T-Junction in Lagos...

PEUGEOT 106 to Become Collectors’ Car, As It Marks 30th Birthday

The PEUGEOT 106 will be celebrating its 30th anniversary in September 2021 and will become a young timer eligible as a collector car. The PEUGEOT...

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Fuel Scarcity Looms, as IPMAN Threatens Strike Action

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria, IPMAN, Suleja/Abuja Unit, has threatened to embark on industrial action over alleged extortion by officials of the...

What to Do When Civil Protest Finds you on the Road

Since the outbreak of COVID-19, Nigeria has witnessed much civil unrest. There have been, for instance, ENDSARS, Secession, and June 12 among others.  Usually,...

Police Foil Armed Robbery in Abuja, Recover Mazda Space Wagon, Pistol, Others

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