The seventh-generation Lexus ES is set to redefine its status among entry-level executive sedans. Long known for its unparalleled comfort, refinement and luxury appointments, the 2019 Lexus ES builds on its strengths with an all-new chassis that allows for a more dynamic exterior design and the introduction of the first ES F SPORT.
Uber moves to prevent drowsy driving
Uber has introduced a new hour policy for driver-partners across Sub-Saharan Africa, including Nigeria to help enhance driver and passenger safety. The e-hailing firm said it is committed to doing its part to help prevent drowsy driving, as it has become an issue for all who share the road.
V-Class, combination of van, Mercedes-Benz saloon
Following its market launch in 2014, the Mercedes-Benz V-Class became an international success and more so in Nigeria since its introduction in 2017, Weststar Associates Limited...
Vehicles in Nigeria hit 11.7 million
Latest report from the Nigerian Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has estimated the total number of vehicles in the country at about 11.7 million with commercial vehicles holding about 58.08 per cent of the number.
Land Rover introduces Discovery Sport landmark edition
Land Rover has enhanced its record-breaking Discovery Sport range with a new special edition.Besides, the sports utility vehicle (SUV) reached its peak in sales, selling 126,078 units in 2017. The new Landmark Edition salutes Discovery Sport’s success as the fastest-selling Land Rover of all time, coinciding with the brand’s year-long 70th anniversary celebrations.
Sales of electric cars to rise by 24% yearly
A report by the International Energy Agency (IEA) has revealed that the sales of electric cars may rise by 24 per cent yearly till 2030.The agency estimated that there would be 125 million electric vehicles on the road, based on existing policies, which could further rise to 220 million if strategies become more ambitious to meet global climate goals ...
Substandard engine oils are destroying Nigerian cars, says Westoil boss, Bidemi Fahm
Some of the engine oils currently being sold at petrol stations, auto part shops, and some other sales outlets in Nigeria can cause damage to your engine, an Oil and Gas expert, Bidemi Fahm has decried. Speaking recently on the proliferation of engine oil, Fahm who is Chief Executive officer of Westoil Petroleum Services Limited…
Stallion Motors deepens facility to produce CS35 SUV
Stallion Motors Limited, assembler of Changan automobiles in Nigeria has said its facility in Lagos has been intensified to produce competitively priced entry level CS35 sport utility vehicle (SUV).
13 cities lead initiative to ban use of cars
To accelerate climate action, urban planners and policy makers around the world have started to think out possible ways that cities could create more space for pedestrians and lower carbon-dioxide (CO2) emissions from cars. Climate change, also called global warming, refers to the rise in average surface temperatures on earth. Scientific consensus maintains that climate…
China to cut tariffs for cars, auto parts
In what could prove to be a major turning point in China’s tough stance on trade in the auto sector, China’s Finance Ministry has confirmed cuts for import tariffs on cars and car parts.
Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid offers best driving dynamics
Porsche is continuing to implement its performance-focused hybrid strategy in the new Cayenne: with electrical engine performance enhanced by over 43 per cent and around 30 per cent more battery capacity...