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Published:Sunday | February 18, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Last Sunday, Toyota Jamaica held its first excursion of the year, where TJAM 4x4 Club members were invited to a day of fun. The Toyota team had invitees waking up early, with the option of meeting them at their headquarters on Spanish Town Road at 7...

Published:Sunday | February 11, 2018 | 12:00 AM

DETROIT, Michigan:Sean Kiernan is a paint salesman with a dream who lived on a horse farm outside Nashville. And somehow that dream came true - but it is also just beginning.This is the story of how a rusty '68 Ford Mustang ended up being the...

Published:Sunday | February 11, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Picture that iconic scene of a beautiful horse rearing up with the rider before settling down to a full gallop, and you'll understand the feeling I got when I put the 2018 VW Tiguan into sport mode and urged it on with my right foot. For this test,...

Published:Sunday | February 4, 2018 | 12:00 AMKareem Latouche

Truth be told, many persons loved the front half of the previous model CRV but felt a bit indifferent about the C pillar to the trunk, it just seemed out of place. Now Honda has addressed this problem and has redesigned this flub, which now makes...

Published:Sunday | February 4, 2018 | 12:00 AM

When Macy Claprood was making the commute to Miami for her summer job, she glanced at the instrument panel in her Nissan Leaf and realised she had to fill up on electricity.Claprood, 21, of Fort Lauderdale, had to stop halfway at a mall parking lot...

Published:Sunday | January 28, 2018 | 12:00 AM

DETROIT :Auto shows often spotlight the fanciful the dream cars that represent a designer's flight of fancy. Or they can be the vehicles that people actually buy and drive.This year's North American International Auto Show has plenty of both, but...

Published:Sunday | January 28, 2018 | 12:00 AMKareem Latouche

From an exterior standpoint, the XV looks a bit more refined and slender than the previous model. The most noticeable change is the pronounced angular running daytime LED which sits above the headlights. There is also a detachable housing for the...

Published:Sunday | January 21, 2018 | 12:00 AMJason Lawson

The new Porsche Cayenne Platinum Edition attempts to bridge the gap between the sports cars Porsche have been known to build and the SUVs that modern consumers are demanding and have become accustomed to. Some may wonder if Porsche can build an SUV...

Published:Sunday | January 21, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Los Angeles Times (TNS):Say what you will about the French Art Deco cars of the 1930s or the British sports cars of the 1960s. There had never been a better time in the automotive world than 2017.Cars and trucks were faster, safer, more fuel...

Published:Sunday | January 21, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Robot vehicles might rip apart the business model of the car industry in the coming years, but for now, automakers are still selling lots of cars and light trucks.US sales for 2017 are expected to come in at17.2 million vehicles, to be adjusted...

Published:Sunday | January 14, 2018 | 12:02 AMMickella Anderson

Kirk McGregor knew he needed something more in a car. He couldn't - refused to - settle with 'ordinary' and, so, what he drives today is something he describes as...

Published:Sunday | January 14, 2018 | 12:00 AM

PHILADELPHIA (TNS):A sporty black sedan speeds dangerously close to a cliff on a road winding through an arid landscape.The car recovers and swerves back on to the cracked asphalt, but another sharp turn is coming. It straddles the edge of the cliff...

Published:Sunday | January 7, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Kingston, Jamaica:In the current economic environment, consumers are seeking to get more value for their dollar. RUBiS Energy Jamaica Limited has partnered with Mercedes-Benz Jamaica to launch the 'More Miles per Gallon, Drive Around Jamaica'...

Published:Sunday | January 7, 2018 | 12:00 AMKareem Latouche

Since its debut in 1972 as a two-door model, the Civic has come a far way in the compact sedan market, especially during the '90s when its reign as an automotive favourite was unassailable. This also helped the brand to form hordes of ardent...

Published:Sunday | December 31, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Those seeking a reliable, safe, and affordable car need go no further than the 2018 Toyota Corolla. This model is a carryover from the face-lifted 2017 version.Toyota is known to upgrade their models every three years, so the 2018 falls smack dab in...

Published:Sunday | December 31, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Avi Silverman, deputy director of the Federation Internationale de L'Automobile (FIA) Foundation, commended the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) and the Jamaica National Group for the establishment of a new state-of-the-art Road Safety Hub at the...

Published:Sunday | December 24, 2017 | 12:00 AM

For 34 children at The Nest Children's Home, the holidays officially began with a Christmas treat hosted by the Ignite IGL Foundation last week Friday, where the youngsters engaged in an immersive experience at the home on Mannings Hill Road.The...

Published:Sunday | December 24, 2017 | 12:00 AM

In an effort to have a positive impact on children's lives, automotive dealer ATL Automotive has launched the "Drive Away Hunger" initiative, which will see a portion of funds from cars sold going towards a feeding programme for children in need....

Published:Sunday | December 17, 2017 | 2:59 AM

WITH ROAD fatalities now at 300 since the start of the year, it is imperative that drivers stay focused on our roads, especially during the festive season. Thankfully, technology has provided many solutions to help drivers...

Published:Sunday | December 17, 2017 | 12:00 AMMickella Anderson

For Mark Bogie, a love for dirt biking is something that cannot be contained and has allowed him to extend himself in service to the younger generation as a teacher of all things dirt bikes.He told Automotives, "I've been riding since Papine...

Published:Sunday | December 17, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Local Hyundai Magna Motors are not being shy about their 2018 line-up. We test drove the Tucson 2 Plus. This is a step up from the basic two-wheel drive version and comes with a good dose of creature comforts.It is slotted at the mid-point of the...

Published:Sunday | December 17, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Los Angeles Times:Jared Mazzaschi went car shopping well prepared. He was a cash buyer who knew what he wanted, and he had agreed on the price of the car with the dealer in Glendale, California.Seven or eight hours later, after an "endurance test"...

Published:Sunday | December 10, 2017 | 12:00 AM

The Los Angeles Auto Show features hundreds of new cars and trucks, many of them on display for the first time in North America and some for the first time in the world.Here are our nominees for the most beautiful, the most significant, and the most...

Published:Sunday | December 10, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Appropriately enough, it was on a road trip along the sugar cane fields of South Florida that it hit me: Volkswagen may have hit the sweet spot for family touring with its new-for-2018 Atlas.The midsize crossover SUV, a long overdue entry from the...

Published:Sunday | December 10, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Petroleum products still power nearly all the cars driving the world's highways, minus a nano-point or two for the rare alternative-fuel vehicle. But something new is stirring. Call it elektrifizierung. That's German for electrification.While big...

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