Broadcaster Paula-Anne Porter Jones considers herself a biker chick. She rides a Honda Nighthawk 250 that she purchased last May. It is her first bike.
As car enthusiasts converge on the annual Guangzhou auto show, few have anything except a shiny new set of wheels in mind. But explosive growth that transformed China into the world's largest auto market is also giving life to a new industry - used cars.
Fidelity Motors treated customers to its second yard sale for the year yesterday, following a first staging in February. Held at its Hanover Street head office, parts for both newer and older Nissan models were made available at discounted prices.
After starting yesterday at the Police Officers' Club, 34 Hope Road, St Andrew, the Jamaica Used Car Dealers Association (JUCDA) will conclude its 2013 automotive show today. The show is being staged with the intention of the association giving back to the public for its continued support during challenging economic times.
Beep Beep Tyres, Batteries and Lubes Limited, headquartered in Ocho Rios, St Ann, has turned to Mexican company, Mexicana de Lubricantes, and its Akron line of petroleum products to fill a gap it perceives in the local market.
The St Catherine School Transport Association (Contract) Limited is changing the way students in the parish commute to and from school.
In Mexico's booming auto industry, the cars rolling off assembly lines may look identical, but how safe they are depends on where they're headed.
Some vehicle manufacturers have placed greater emphasis on seating comfort with the introduction of the memory seat (or seats with memory) function. Branded as multicontour seat packages by some, the technology allows a driver to save a seating position and recall it if it is subsequently adjusted.