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Jaguar to revive sports cars with new XK

Jaguar to revive sports cars with new XK

Rasheed Bisiriyu Jaguar Land Rover has announced plans to revive its sports cars with the relaunch of the Jaguar XK, about four years after discontinuing the production of the XK. The firm’s Head of Product Strategy, Hanno Kirner, confirmed that that the automaker was working on a proposal for a whole family of sports cars. […] …

Chinese model, Changan CS35, attracts more SUV buyers

Chinese model, Changan CS35, attracts more SUV buyers

Rasheed Bisiriyu This is certainly not be the best of times for automakers and dealers of new vehicles following a drastic drop in sales, no thanks to the rising cost of such automobiles and the high cost of living in Nigeria. But some assemblers of cheap brands including a Chinese auto brand, Changan, are cashing […] …

BA offers customers rewards with Avios

BA offers customers rewards with Avios

Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi British Airways says it is offering customers more ways to spend their Avios, by giving them the opportunity to use it to select their seats. Avios are the reward currency used by airlines including British Airways for customers. “British Airways customers can now use Avios to cover all, or part, of the cost to […] …

NURTW to enforce HIV/AIDS test on Plateau drivers

NURTW to enforce HIV/AIDS test on Plateau drivers

Friday Olokor, Jos The National Union of Road Transport Workers has perfected arrangements to enforce a compulsory test for the HIV/AIDS on all its members in Plateau State. This will top the agenda of its Statutory Administrative Council billed to take place this month, where members and their families are expected to go for the […] …

National carrier not feasible by December – Aviation unions

National carrier not feasible by December – Aviation unions

Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi The Association of Nigerian Aviation Professionals says the Federal Government’s declaration that the proposed national carrier will commence operations in December is not achievable. The ANAP General Secretary, Abdulrasaq Saidu, told journalists on Tuesday that it was all a game of politics as the Federal Government had failed to explain to Nigerians what happened […] …

Rolls-Royce rolls out first SUV for adventurous customers

Rolls-Royce rolls out first SUV for adventurous customers

Rasheed Bisiriyu About three years after super luxury car manufacturer, Rolls-Royce, confirmed its plans to venture into the sport utility vehicle production, it has finally rolled out an ultra-luxury go anywhere 4×4, which it calls Cullinan. It is said to sit above the Rolls-Royce Ghost and below the Rolls-Royce Phantom in brand’s line-up. And with […] …

Transport industry requires more funding to grow – AMCON

Transport industry requires more funding to grow – AMCON

Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi The Managing Director, Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, Ahmed Kuru, has said that the aviation as well as the entire transport industry in general, requires solid capital to make it deliver the goods for the Nigerian people. According to him, the industry will require a measure of policy consistency, governmental support and good […] …

British Airways expands African network

British Airways expands African network

Maureen Ihua-Maduenyi British Airways is expanding its African network by starting three weekly flights directly from London Heathrow to Durban, South Africa. The airline stated that the service would be the only non-stop link between Europe and Durban and to be operated by its newest aircraft, the Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner. “Durban is the second new […] …

Toyota introduces hydrogen fuel cell bus

Toyota introduces hydrogen fuel cell bus

Rasheed Bisiriyu Toyota Motor Corporation has commenced the production and sale of hydrogen fuel cell bus called Sora that shares technology with the Mirai. Sora is an acronym for Sky, Ocean, River, Air, representing the earth’s water cycle, an online auto journal, Motor1, reports. The production volume is said to be very small as Toyota […] …

Coscharis flaunts new Ford Escape features

Coscharis flaunts new Ford Escape features

Rasheed Bisiriyu Coscharis Motors says the new Escape just released to the Nigerian market has been equipped with Ford’s trend-setting design, fuel-efficient1.5-litre EcoBoost engine, world-class safety features, and smart technologies. These and other features were revealed at the just concluded Lagos motor show, where the mini-sport utility vehicle was launched. Coscharis Motors, the exclusive distributor […] …

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