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Nissan refines Sentra with fuel economy, styling technologies

Nissan refines Sentra with fuel economy, styling technologies

By Phillip Oladunjoye Senior Correspondent, Lagos   Nissan has said that it has restyled the Sentra with upscale features that are evidently glaring and trendy to give the car an…

25,000 made in Nigeria Vehicles ready this year

25,000 made in Nigeria Vehicles ready this year

Nigeria auto manufacturing companies will produce 25,000 vehicles by the end of this year, while the new tariff regime for the automotive industry will take effect from July 1. Director…

Coscharis Group to establish auto plant

Coscharis Group to establish auto plant

Stories by Phillip Oladunjoye Senior Correspondent, Lagos   The management of Coscharis Group has said it is now ready to establish an auto plant in the country in line with…

Hyundai Motors Nigeria lifts Africa’s Film, TV Industry at Awards

Hyundai Motors Nigeria lifts Africa’s Film, TV Industry at Awards

Hyundai Motors Nigeria has donated two new Hyundai cars to support Africa’s film and TV industry at the just ended 2014 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards (AMVCA). The vehicles, which…

All-new Haval 5, Wingle poise to ruffle rivals

All-new Haval 5, Wingle poise to ruffle rivals

CFAO CICA Nigeria Limited, distributors of Great Wall range of vehicles, has unveiled two new models into the market, the Haval H5 SUV and the upgraded Wingle Pick up. Commercial…

Proforce armoured vehicles excite law enforcement agencies

Proforce armoured vehicles excite law enforcement agencies

Proforce Limited, an indigenous company, is carrying out a technological revolution of sorts in the quiet town of Ode-Remo, Ogun State, where it is designing and manufacturing armoured vehicles for…

Honda introduces free check-up camp

Honda introduces free check-up camp

The Honda Place (THP) has said it is currently running free check-up camp for customers with old and new Honda models at three service locations including Lagos (Apapa and Amuwo-Odofin);…

Chevrolet Suburban: Making waves in the SUV segment for four decades

Chevrolet Suburban: Making waves in the SUV segment for four decades

Chevrolet has said that its Suburban, which was introduced in 1935, was the original SUV and the oldest continuous nameplate in automotive history. The auto maker noted that seventy-eight years…

Dana Motors launches All-new Kia Quoris

Dana Motors launches All-new Kia Quoris

Dana Motors Limited, the sole distributors of Kia Motors in Nigeria, has launched the all-new flagship sedan - Kia Quoris – into the Nigerian auto market.…

Škoda Octavia prides on safety, receives five stars from Euro NCAP

Škoda Octavia prides on safety, receives five stars from Euro NCAP

ŠKODA has said that its new Octavia was awarded five-star safety rating, noting that protection for adults and children in the car contributes to Octavia’s excellent overall result. According to…

Dunlop tyre returns to Nigeria

Dunlop tyre returns to Nigeria

The Dunlop tyre brand was recently formally reintroduced into the Nigerian market by the Chief Executive Officer of Dunlop South Africa, Mr. Riaz Haffejee, supported by the Head of International…

World Bank Country Director commends LASG on development, transport plans

World Bank Country Director commends LASG on development, transport plans

World Bank Country Director for Nigeria, Ms. HYPERLINK “http://www.worldbank.org/en/about/people/marie-francoise-marie-nelly”Marie Francoise Marie-Nelly, has expressed confidence in the ability of the Lagos State Government through Lagos Metropolitan Area Transport Authority (LAMATA) to…

NCPC Set For Easter Pilgrimage exercise

NCPC Set For Easter Pilgrimage exercise

The 2013 Easter pilgrimage exercise would kick –off on 25 February, the Executive Secretary of Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC), John …

FG should complement NAC fund with effective patronage – Madueke

FG should complement NAC fund with effective patronage – Madueke

Mr. Arthur Olisa Madueke is the executive director of Nigerian Automotive Manufacturers Association (NAMA). In this interview with Phillip Oladunjoye, he speaks on the importance of the automotive industry to…

BMW wins awards for outstanding engine performance

BMW wins awards for outstanding engine performance

The BMW Group is fast becoming renowned for superb engine construction in all categories of auto manufacturing.…

Stallion Motors introduces Hyundai 2013 models

Stallion Motors introduces Hyundai 2013 models

By Phillip Oladunjoye, Senior Correspondent, with agency reports Hyundai Motors Nigeria Limited, distributors of Hyundai range of vehicles, has introduced four variants of 2013 Hyundai models into the Nigerian market. At a…

Toyota Camry: Enhanced for better fuel economy

Toyota Camry: Enhanced for better fuel economy

Toyota Camry has been upgraded to provide excellent fuel economy to meet the needs of midsize car buyers. The Camry model is now available in Camry, LE, SE, and XLE…

Lexus refines LX 570 with luxury package

Lexus refines LX 570 with luxury package

By Phillip Oladunjoye, Senior Correspondent, with agency report Lexus said it has enhanced its LX 570 with new optional luxury package and other enhancements to help keep the luxurious eight-passenger model at…

Santa Fe wins safest in class honour

Santa Fe wins safest in class honour

• Hyundai begins production of HB20 at new Brazilian Plant By Phillip Oladunjoye, Senior Correspondent, with agency report Hyundai Motors has said that its new Generation Santa Fe has been named as…

Honda wins awards on Civic, CR-V, introduces all-new Urban SUV concept

Honda wins awards on Civic, CR-V, introduces all-new Urban SUV concept

By Phillip Oladunjoye, Senior Correspondent, with agency report Honda has said that two of its hot-selling models, Honda Civic and the Honda CR-V recently earned Polk Automotive Loyalty Awards for “superior performance…

Porsche records high sales figure in 2012

Porsche records high sales figure in 2012

Porsche AG has said it sold more sports cars in 2012 than ever before, noting that it recorded 141,075 customer deliveries, making an increase of 18.7% compared to previous year’s…

Hyundai models win first spot in Strategic Vision’s Total Value Award

Hyundai models win first spot in Strategic Vision’s Total Value Award

By Phillip OladunjoyeSenior Correspondent, with agency reports Hyundai Motors has said that three of its models – Elantra, Sonata and Equus – took first place in their respective categories in the…

Suzuki SX4: A crossover vehicle with SUV capabilities

Suzuki SX4: A crossover vehicle with SUV capabilities

Suzuki SX4 is gradually becoming the toast of sleek car lovers around the world. Its affordable price and the style of designs, no doubt, have contributed to its attraction in…

Coscharis, Ford Motors donate HIV/AIDS kits to hospital in Ajegunle

Coscharis, Ford Motors donate  HIV/AIDS kits to hospital in Ajegunle

By Phillip OladunjoyeSenior Correspondent, with agency reports The management of Coscharis Motors in collaboration with Ford Motors recently donated100 units of HIV Test Kits to the general hospital in Ajegunle, Lagos…

Nissan Murano poises to set new standards for style and sportiness

Nissan Murano poises to set new standards for style and sportiness

Nissan has announced that it has improved its Murano with enhanced technology and safety devices so as to offer the best performance to buyers. Nissan said the crossover now offers…

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