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BMW to unveil all-new Roadster

BMW will unveil two concept vehicles on August 17th, at the Lodge at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance Reviewing Stand area on the 18th green. Speakers will include Bernhard Kuhnt, new President & CEO BMW of North America and Adrian van Hooydonk, BMW Group Head of Design. After the North American ...

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Mercedes-Benz records 1.3m sales, begins Q3 with double-digit growth

Renowned automobile firm, Mercedes-Benz has sustained its successful streak of double-digit growth since the beginning of the year. Already, the firm has commenced the third quarter with a new sales record of 181,791 vehicles sold in July. This now adds up to a total global sale of 1,326,065 vehicles worldwide ...

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Toyota, Mazda to invest $1.6b in U.S

Japanese car giants Toyota and Mazda have teamed up to invest $1.6bn in a new car plant in the US. The new factory aims to produce 300,000 vehicles a year and expects to employ about 4,000 people. President Donald Trump tweeted the decision was “a great investment” in US manufacturing. ...

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KIA targets 5m passengers yearly with AfDB-funded international airport expansion project

The construction of a new terminal at the Kotoka International Airport – is expected to make the country a destination of choice with a yearly target of 5 million passengers. The project, funded by the African Development Bank (AfDB) with a US$120-million facility, will improve air transport in the country. ...

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Kia hands over secondary school, healthcare center to communities

As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Kia Motors Corporation has handed over a community-run school to a local community in Tanzania and a healthcare center in Malawi. According to the company, “these are the latest facilities to be constructed and opened under Kia’s Green Light Project’ corporate social ...

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Mazda recalls 19,000 more vehicles

  Mazda Motor Corp. is recalling 19,000 cars in South Africa due to airbag safety concerns as the Japanese carmaker extends a global recall to cover a wider manufacturing period, its local unit said on Monday. The recall was prompted by investigations in Japan and North America for three different ...

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Honda recalls 2.1m Accords worldwide

  American Honda will voluntarily recall 2.1 million Accord models worldwide made between 2013 and 2016, after five reports that the vehicle’s battery sensors caused engine fires. Honda said 1.1 million of the recalls would take place in the U.S. and another 1 million around the world. Four of the ...

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Kia introduces Stonic SUV

  Kia’s new B-segment crossover will be named ‘Stonic’. An eye-catching and confident compact crossover with true European design flair, the Stonic is inspired by the form and function of larger Kia Sports Utility Vehicles (SUVs). The name ‘Stonic’ combines ‘Speedy’ and ‘Tonic’, which refers to the first and last ...

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How President Buhari Personally Negotiated Lagos-Calabar Rail Project Funding-Osinbajo

Yemi Osinbajo, Nigeria’s Vice President “The vision of our President for our Nation is one where the Federal Government partners with the States to create industrial, commercial and professional opportunities for all our citizens.” June 2, 2017/Press Release SPEECH DELIVERED BY HIS EXCELLENCY ACTING PRESIDENT YEMI OSINBAJO, SAN, AT THE ...

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