Toyota, Chevy, GMC earn IIHS safety test
The Toyota Tacoma double cab, Tacoma access cab, Chevrolet Colorado crew cab, and GMC Canyon crew cab earned top marks in a small-overlap front crash test of eight midsize pickups by the Insurance institute for Highway Safety.
Toyota boosts investment in ride-sharing
Toyota Motor Corp. is diversifying into ride-sharing with a partnership with Singapore-based transport company, Grab Inc.The new pact, which Toyota announced on Wednesday, could make the automaker dive deeper into the ride-hailing business as global automobile sale plummets.
Ford goes deeper into EV
Ford said it will bring back the Escape hybrid as a plug-in, and roll out hybrid versions of its full-size sport utility vehicles (SUVs), as it makes a bigger push into electrification.
Kia Sportage wins 2017 IVA
Kia Sportage has won the AutoPacific’s 2017 Ideal Vehicle Award (IVA), earning the highest marks in the Compact Crossover SUV category.
Ford, Coscharis woo customers with discounted service parts
Ford’s sole dealer in Nigeria, Coscharis Motors, is offering a 10 per cent discount on select genuine Ford parts, as part of measures to deliver quality aftersales service.
Honda’s all-new Civic Si may get best fandom
The Civic is a well-liked and respected member of the compact-car class, but its tuned-up sibling, the Civic Si, has inspired a completely different level of fandom over the years.
Oba of Lagos calls for patronage of Peugeot vehicles
The Oba of Lagos, Rilwanu Akiolu has on government agencies to patronise made-in-Nigeria Peugeot vehicles.
Auto Report Africa becomes authorised GeBe trader, agent for West Africa
A leading global player in the automotive aftermarket spare parts supplies, IKA Germany (IKA Industrie- und Kraftfahrzeugausrüstung GmbH), has appointed...