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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...

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

Ford Motor is trying to body slam actor and WWE wrestling superstar John Cena for selling his 2017 Ford GT supercar to net a profit soon after taking possession in violation of his purchase agreement.In a case filed in US District Court in Michigan...

Published:Sunday | December 3, 2017 | 12:35 AM

Published:Sunday | December 3, 2017 | 12:00 AMJason Lawson

BMW's offering to the compact luxury crossover SUV segment, the X3, is an improvement in styling over its first-generation predecessor, looking similar to the larger X5 but with a few styling differences. This face-lifted model does not have an...

Published:Sunday | December 3, 2017 | 12:00 AMMickella Anderson

He was just five years old when he mounted his first bike."It was a CRF50 - a semi-automatic - so it had no clutch on the handle bar. My father taught me how to ride it. It was the best thing because in that time, which was a hurricane season, we...

Published:Sunday | November 26, 2017 | 12:00 AM

TNS:Don't bury the internal-combustion engine just yet.Nissan luxury brand Infiniti is claiming a breakthrough in engine technology that will allow for variable compression for the first time in a production vehicle.The technology provides more...

Published:Sunday | November 26, 2017 | 12:00 AM

SEARS POINT, California:Troll the parking lots of Google and Apple and there's a good bet you'll spot the latest high-tech talisman on four wheels: the 2018 McLaren 720S.Where most auto companies strive to inject a dollop of tech in their...

Published:Sunday | November 26, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Baseball star Roy Halladay's fatal crash opened a window on the growing popularity of smaller aircraft that are cheaper to fly than traditional private planes but that also carry risks because pilots don't need as much training to fly them.Halladay...

Published:Sunday | November 26, 2017 | 12:00 AM

LOS ANGELES (TNS):BMW took its M3 performance sedan and made it even racier.The result, which will be seen at the Los Angeles Auto Show later this month, is the new BMW M3 CS.This week BMW released photos...

Published:Sunday | November 19, 2017 | 12:00 AM

KINGSTON, Jamaica:Land Rover launched the original Range Rover in 1970 and last Tuesday in their showroom in Kingston, almost half a century later, that same spirit of innovation was...

Published:Sunday | November 19, 2017 | 12:00 AMPhoebe Wall Howard

DETROIT (TNS):The Ford Mustang, after more than 50 years as a top-selling sports car in the United States, hopes to reach global domination with the help of Chinese buyers.So far, it seems to be working. Ford is reporting 33 per cent sales growth in...

Published:Sunday | November 19, 2017 | 12:00 AM

Despite the showers of blessings last Tuesday night, the official grand opening of the Porsche Centre Montego Bay was done with quite a fanfare.After months of anticipation following the Porsche Centre Kingston launch earlier this year, Porsche...

Published:Sunday | November 19, 2017 | 12:00 AMKareem Latouche

Officially introduced to Jamaica in 2012 by ATL Automotive Ltd, the Amarok is a relative newcomer to the pick-up market and is aiming to add some style and class to the segment. Its unmistakable sleek design is guaranteed to stand out in the highly...

Published:Sunday | November 12, 2017 | 12:00 AMRuss Mitchell

SAN FRANCISCO:When Leon Musk talks about the future of factory automation at Tesla, he envisions new breeds of robots and smart machines compressed in dense factories, with little room for human operators, guided by self-learning software."At the...

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