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VW Beetle Owner of 51 Years Reunite With ‘Annie’ After Once-In-A-Lifetime Restoration

Kathleen Brooks bought her first Beetle in December 1966 in Riverside, Calif.-a red 1967 model she quickly named “Annie.” Ever since, Annie has been...

70 Years On: Retired Land Rover Employee’s Emotional Reunion with Series I Land Rover 

Thanks to a chance encounter this summer, Land Rover has fulfilled a lifelong dream of retired employee Dorothy Peters to go off-road in the...

“How I Bought a Made-in-Nigeria car with N2,800”-Otunba Femi Pedro, former Deputy Governor, Lagos State of Nigeria

Although Otunba Femi Pedro, Former Deputy Governor of Lagos State, has a deep passion for automobiles made in Nigeria, he is a lover...

“When My Future Racing Career Was At Risk…The Turning Points” – Mercedes-Benz Racing Driver, Lucas Auer

Quick on the track and yet very easy-going at the same time – that’s how people in the DTM see Tyrolean all-rounder Lucas Auer,...

How I Managed to Race Twice, Despite Heart Problem”- Maro Enge, German professional racing driver

Born 27 August 1985, Maro Engel, who had previously raced in the DTM, V8 Supercars, F3000 and F3 and indeed a long-time Mercedes-AMG...

Football Manager, Mourinho Makes Surprise Visit to Jaguar Production Line

…Becomes 100,000th Jaguar F-PACE Customer José Mourinho made a surprise visit to Jaguar Land Rover’s factory in Solihull, UK, to watch employees build his...

Mazda Racer Dwyer, 2011 Explosive Victim, Gets New Inspiration for Recovery

“I swear, if people knew what happened in my life on a daily basis,” said Marine Staff Sgt. (Ret.) Liam Dwyer, “they would say...

Children Day Special: Ford Develops Clever Cot that Simulates Car Journeys so Baby Can Get to Sleep at Home – without Mum or Dad...

For many new parents, there is only one guaranteed solution to putting their baby down at the end of the day – a night-time...

What Has Car got to do with Beauty and Shea Butter?

FEMI OWOEYE Last Friday,I was at the Nigerian headquarters of Mercedes-Benz, Weststar Associates Limited, for a press conference, during which Beauty Business Week was...

Is Belting out Music Tunes at the Wheel Good for the Soul?

Playing desired music on wheel does not only energise our mood, but also releases hormones that make us happy, breathing improves, and stress is...

Favourite Pet Names Britons Give to Cars

Do you give your car a pet name? If so, you’re not alone! New research reveals that almost one in seven drivers name their...

Why I Like Small Cars – Deji Badejo, Head of External Relations, Lagos State Ministry of Environment

To many Nigerians, an SUV is the ultimate, especially when it comes to the choice of automobile or even a dream car. Judging by...

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Nigeria’s First Electric Car Awarded 5-star Green NCAP Rating

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Conversion of Petrol Cars to use Compressed Natural Gas is Free – FG

ROTIMI ASHER The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva, has assured Nigerian motorists that conversion of their cars to use Compressed Natural...

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