Toyota, Mazda seal pact on technology sharing
TOYOTA and Japanese rival Mazda are expanding their partnership to a long-term one focusing on technologies in the areas of safety and fuel efficiency.
Jaguar XE-R takes aim at BMW M3
BUOYED by one of the freshest product lines in the industry with the XE being joined by the brand-new F-Pace crossover and the second-generation XF by the end of this year - the British manufacturer intend to roll out halo editions that will appeal to well-heeled customers in key markets.
Safety on Nigerian roads: The change we need
THE Nigerian populace deserves a better deal in terms of ensuring safety of lives and property in the Highway Transportation System (HTS).
Opel targets VW Golf, Ford Focus with new Astra lighter
Opel has made its new Astra lighter, roomier and more agile to help the car compete better in climes heavily contested compact car segment against rivals including the Volkswagen Golf and Ford Focus.
KIA Motors unveils Nigerian-made SUV
TO strengthen Nigeria’s local automobile market, KIA Motors, has unveiled the 2015 made in Nigeria Sorento in the country. According to the firm, the KIA Sorento is redesigned with a sleeker, more sculpted exterior and exudes sophistication with an edge, highly stylized, modern utility vehicle with improved handling and dynamic power coupled in Nigeria.
Audi partners Cubic Telecom over connectivity solutions for automobiles
AUDI has acquired a stake in Cubic Telecom through its subsidiary, Audi Electronics Venture GmbH (AEV), to develop connectivity solutions for the automobiles of the its brand.
BMW’s Q1 profit rises by 21% on stronger U.S., Europe demand
BMW has reported a 21 percent jump in first-quarter profit on stronger demand in the U.S. and Europe for models such as the X5 SUV.
Stallion Group to expand operations, investments in Nigeria
The attempt by the Federal Government to ensure the survival, growth and sustainable development of the Nigerian automotive industry using local human and material resources has received a new commitment as the Stallion Group has promised to expand its operations and investments in Nigeria.
China's second-biggest auto firm Dongfeng gets new chief
China's second-largest car maker Dongfeng said on Wednesday that its chairman was being replaced, but denied a rumoured merger with another auto giant, China FAW Group.
Lotus to build SUV in China for Europe, others
British sports car maker Lotus plans to build its first SUV in China and export it to Europe and possibly the United States. Lotus aims to launch the SUV in 2019.