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Comparing the 2019 Audi Q7 and 2020 Lincoln Aviator

Lincoln has reintroduced its Aviator SUV for 2020. This new three-row luxury SUV is spacious, comfortable, and at the forefront of the brand's efforts to introduce more attractive and desirable vehicles. To find out how far Lincoln has come, Edmunds has compared the... Read More

China's auto sales fall 5.8% in October
BEIJING (AP) — China's auto sales fell 5.8 per cent from a year earlier in October as demand for electric cars plunged, an industry group reported recently, extending a painful squeeze in the global industry's biggest market.... Read More

New SUV models boost BMW profits despite technology costs
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Automaker BMW reported recently that net profit increased 11.5 per cent from a year ago to 1.55 billion euros (US$1.72 billion) in the third quarter, helped by a rejuvenated model line and the absence of last year's market disruptions due to troubles with diesel...... Read More

LEWIS HAMILTON racing the record book
SAO PAULO, Brazil (AFP) — Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes will dig deep for true motivation at this weekend's Brazilian Grand Prix when they return to action for the first time since celebrating a unique sixth drivers' and constructors' double this year.... Read More

OWNERS TO FACE MUSIC

By Balford Henry Observer senior reporter balfordh@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, November, 8 2019    

 OWNERS of motor vehicles involved in Road Traffic Act (RTA) breaches stand a chance of losing them, if accumulated tickets are unpaid. Read More

An alluring

Friday, November, 8 2019    

Recently, ATL Automotive unveiled the new Audi Q3 at its Oxford Road branch in New Kingston to rave reviews.In fact, all the models initially ordered were sold out at the launch.Today, we are giving readers a rear-view glance of that memorable event. Read More

FATALITIES TO PASS 400 MARK

By Balford Henry Observer senior reporter balfordh@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, November, 8 2019    

MINISTER of Transport and Mining, Robert Montague, is appealing to motorists to exercise greater caution to contain the number of deaths on the roads. Read More

Hamilton hails Caribbean family after historic sixth title

Wednesday, November, 6 2019    

AUSTIN, Texas (CMC) — Formula One superstar Lewis Hamilton has celebrated with his Caribbean family connections after clinching his sixth world title by winning Sunday's United States Grand Prix on Sunday, to become the second most successful F1 driver in... Read More

BALANCING ACT

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer daleyr@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, November, 1 2019    

Last Sunday's Off Roading on the Farm: Stage IV may have been short on competitors, but not on excitement. The event was held at Brighton River in St Elizabeth. Read More

Airbag repairs to continue

By Rory Daley Observer writer daleyr@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, November, 1 2019    

ATL Automotive is continuing its free repairs on Honda and Acura airbags until all are rectified, according to Christina Thwaites, group marketing manager — ATL Automotive.The initiative started three years ago, and targets vehicles from 2001 to 2016, whether the vehicle was... Read More

Isuzu to the Nth power

Friday, November, 1 2019    

Recently, the Corporate Area-based Vehicles and Supplies Limited added a new vehicle to their Isuzu offerings: the 2020 N-Series truck. Read More

Marathon MOVES

By Brian Bonitto Associate Editor — Auto & Entertainment bonittob@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, November, 1 2019    

NEXT year, Marathon Insurance Brokers (MIB) Limited intends to raise $400-million from the market for the second phase of its technological shake-up of the $20-b sector.“We haven't tied down the number yet. But we think it may be north of $300m to $400m. We would hope to go in... Read More

Hamilton hopes to avoid hit-man Verstappen in Texas showdown

Thursday, October, 31 2019    

Mexico City, Mexico (AFP) — Lewis Hamilton hopes to steer clear of Max Verstappen at next weekend's United States Grand Prix in Texas, where he aims to clinch his sixth drivers' world championship. Read More

Hamilton's hopes fade after Mexico practice flop

Saturday, October, 26 2019    

Mexico City, Mexico (AFP) — Lewis Hamilton's hopes of wrapping up his sixth drivers world title this weekend dimmed on Friday when he languished in fifth place behind Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari, after a second free practice at the Mexican Grand... Read More

Bigger, better Off Roading on the Farm this weekend

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer daleyr@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, October, 25 2019    

Staying true to his promise to make each instalment of Off Roading on the Farm bigger and better, event organiser Troy Bernard has moved to a two-day format for this weekend's event at Brighton River in St Elizabeth. Read More



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