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The big boys have gone SUV crazy

Call it a revolution if you like or a new wind of change. This is what is happening in the automobile  industry at the moment. The real big boys in the auto industry have decided to take the SUV world by storm. Never in my wildest dream could I have imagined Rolls Royce, the ultimate luxury car maker breaking its tradition of building luxury sedans after many decades in the business nor could I have imaged Lamborghini building sport utility vehicles in addition to its known area of speciality, which  are sport cars. What about Aston Martin and Bentley toeing the same line of building SUVs at this present time? But then, the only constant thing in life is change.
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FRSC records 11% decrease in accident deaths during 2018 Eid-el-fitri

The Federal Road Safety Corps FRSC,  has said that the agency recorded 11 per cent decrease in the number of people kill in road traffic crashes nationwide compared to 57 deaths during the same period, in 2017 of Eid-El-Fitri Salla period. The Corps Public Education Officer, Bisi Kazeem, revealed that there was a significant increase in the number of people rescued without injury during the 2018 Sallah special patrol exercise which was given a wider coverage than previous years, when compared to the same period of Easter celebration in 2017.
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Hyundai hands over 530 vehicles to World Cup

Hyundai hands over 530 vehicles to World Cup

The four-yearly vehicle handover ahead of the World Cup finals is thus a familiar event, with two weeks before the first game, the ceremony for this year has just taken place. A total of 530 Hyundai-branded vehicles will be used by World Cup players, match officials and VIPs. The bulk of them will be SantaRead More
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Hand-assembly of most powerful Jaguar begins

Hand-assembly of the new Jaguar XE SV Project 8, the most powerful, agile and extreme performance Jaguar road car ever, begins this month. The first examples of Project 8, a limited-edition sports sedan with genuine supercar performance, will be delivered to performance driving enthusiasts this summer. 
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Van or saloon, Mercedes Benz V-Class fits in

Automobile makers are responding to the needs of their customers with their new models. Research has shown that automobiles of today go beyond just one purpose. They can be deployed for various purposes as the need may arise. This must have necessitated the launch of the Mercedes-Benz V-Class, which combines the dual purpose of a van and luxury saloon.
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Smart safety features that stand Ford Ranger Pickup out

Safety features usually rank very high on a parents’ list of priorities when looking to buy a new family car. But with so many advances in technology and engineering in the auto industry in recent years, it can be a bit overwhelming for buyers to make sense of all the terminology, and know exactly which features to look for during the decision-making process.
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EID-EL-FITRI: FRSC to cover 45 corridors in special patrol

EID-EL-FITRI: FRSC to cover 45 corridors in special patrol

Hand-assembly of the new Jaguar XE SV Project 8, the most powerful, agile and extreme performance Jaguar road car ever, begins this month. The first examples of Project 8, a limited-edition sports sedan with genuine supercar performance, will be delivered to performance driving enthusiasts this summer.
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Apply caution in the rain, FRSC warns drivers

The Federal Road Safety Corps Marshal, Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi has appealed to drivers to apply common sense speed limits while driving to avoid disasters associated with heavy downpour during this rainy season.
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Mercedes-Benz posts 63rd consecutive sales record

Mercedes-Benz posts 63rd consecutive sales record

Mercedes-Benz sold more vehicles around the world last month than ever before in May. A total of 198,187 cars with the three-pointed star were handed over to customers (+2.3%). The premium brand thus achieved best-ever unit sales for the 63rd month in succession. In the first five months of this year, 985,063 units were sold, which is 5.4% more than in the prior-year. Mercedes-Benz was the premium brand with the most new registrations in May in countries including Germany, France, Belgium, Portugal, Greece, USA, Canada, Brazil, South Korea, Japan and Australia.
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