Honda opens assembly plant in Nigeria
Honda Motor Co., Ltd. has announced that it began local production of the Accord sedanin Nigeria. The car plant is expected to be the first assembling attempt of thefirm in Africa. In a statement made available to The Guardian, Honda which is targeting the automobile surge in Nigeria, said Honda Automobile Western Africa Limited (HAWA),…
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Lanre Shittu Motors mulls vehicles components manufacturing in Nigeria
AS part of effort to ensure that the production of components and vehicles of international standard is achieved in Nigeria, Lanre Shittu Motors has said that it will begin vehicle assembling, part and truck manufacturing in Nigeria.
CFAO unveils new Mitsubishi L200
DISTRIBUTOR of Mitsubishi Motors in Nigeria, CFAO Motors, has unveiled the all-new Mitsubishi L200 into the Nigerian market. According to the firm, the Mitsubishi is now in its fifth generation, and the new model adds car-like sophistication, driving dynamics and running costs to its predecessor’s long list of standard kit and attractive prices.
Renault showcases Talisman as replacement for Laguna
Renault has unveiled its long-awaited Laguna replacement, Talisman. The new sedan will go on sale early 2016 and be joined, later on, by a larger wagon. . Measuring 4.85m long and 1.87m wide, the big French sedan is set to be offered with state-of-the-art technology and come with new innovations to the sub-premium sedan class, like four-wheel steering.
Lincoln Continental set to return next year
THE Lincoln Continental Concept revealed on Monday resurrects one of the brand’s most iconic nameplates, and previews the production car that will launch next year. The four-door sports a classic sedan shape clearly inspired by the iconic Continentals of the 1960’s, and introduces the company’s new grille design, a rounded rectangular mesh of Lincoln logo-shaped…
Land Rover unveils Defender to mark two million production milestone
AS parts of efforts to mark the 2,000,000th production milestone and 67th year of the iconic automobile manufacturer, Land Rover has revealed the production of Defender jeep. With a bespoke design and an all-star cast of special guests helping to complete the momentous build, ‘Defender 2 000 000’ has been created to be a fitting…
Chevrolet seeks first mainstream brand with long-range EV
GENERAL Motors has accelerated development of the Chevrolet Bolt electric vehicle as the automaker tries to have the first mainstream brand with a long-range EV on the market. GM engineers said last week that they’ve pulled ahead their timetable for Bolt production, though they wouldn’t say by how much or give a production target date.…
Fifth-generation Audi A4 debuts in grand style
THE fifth-generation Audi A4 has been unveiled, revealing its evolutionary exterior, contemporary interior, heavily revised petrol and diesel engine line-up and newly developed chassis ahead of a planned public premiere for Ingolstadt’s crucial new executive class saloon and estate at the Frankfurt motor show in September.
Nigerians emerge finalists in Ford Ranger Odyssey
TWO Nigerians, Moyosore Fawol and Giftson Onuiri have been selected as part of the top 20 finalists chosen for experience of a lifetime in this year’s 12-day adventure with the Ford Ranger.
Toyota defies convention with new 2016 Avalon
REGARDED as one of the hit cars of Toyota Motor Corp and popular brand in the automobile market in Nigeria, the new 2016 from Toyota will not only set standards but stand tall in global lineup, defying convention with its sport suspension, commanding presence and striking new front end.