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Hagley Park/Maxfield Avenue intersection closes this weekend

THE Hagley Park Road/Maxfield Avenue/Eastwood Park Road intersection, which converges at the St Andrew Parish Church in Half-Way-Tree, will be closed this weekend – Saturday, February 29 and Sunday, March 1. Read More

Auto making readers winners
IN the third week of the Jamaica Observer's weekly Auto magazine Instagram Swag Bag Giveaway, Keeana Senior, Loriann Newell-Green and Andrew Ramsaran were happy winners of gift...... Read More

Success for Seltos
IT was a full house for the launch of the new Kia Seltos sub-compact sport utility vehicle at the brand's Oxford Road showroom in Kingston, last Friday.... Read More

Shantui joins SHACMAN
So your SHACMAN F3000 dump truck is sitting idle on site. What do you do? You take your F3000 tractor trailer and pick up your Shantui SL50WN front-end loader and head back for some serious billable work hours.... Read More

Fatalities climb to 76

BY KEDIESHA PERRY Observer writer | Friday, February, 28 2020    

A pall of gloom hangs over the George Alleyne Hall at the University of The West Indies's Mona campus in Kingston, following the death of three residents in a motor vehicle collision yesterday morning. Read More

Toyota Corolla, the best yet

BY RORY DALEY Observer senior writer daleyr@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, February, 21 2020    

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Auto readers win gifts

Friday, February, 21 2020    

PRINCE Palmer, Toni-Ann Dyer, and Stacy-Ann Dunbar are this week’s winners in Jamaica Observer’s weekly Auto magazine Instagram Swag Bay Giveaway. Read More


By Rory Daley Observer writer daleyr@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, February, 21 2020    

With 25 years of experience in the mining business, Lydford Mining Company Limited is no stranger to the rigours associated with the sector. Read More

Audi Q3 Sportback set to SOAR

Friday, February, 21 2020    

THE all-new 2020 Audi Q3 Sportback is the latest compact SUV added to the Q range, and the second with the dynamic coupé shape. Read More


By Balford Henry Observer senior reporter balfordh@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, February, 21 2020    

THINGS are chugging along nicely for the Jamaica Railway Corporation (JRC), according to the Estimates of Expenditure tabled in the Gordon House by Finance and the Public Service Minister Nigel Clarke recently. Read More

Tank-Weld banks on SHACMAN trucks

By Rory Daley Observer writer daleyr@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, February, 14 2020    

TANK-WELD Equipment (TWE), regional dealers for the SHACMAN brand, is confident in the Chinese-made truck. The company recently created a five-acre, 16-bay workshop, four-truck showroom in Ferry, St Catherine. Read More

Classics head for North Coast

Friday, February, 14 2020    

The Jamaica Classic Car Club (JCCC) will head for the north coast this Sunday as part of their monthly lyme events, the destination, Roxborough Restaurant Bar and Grill, St Ann's Bay, St Ann. Read More

Big prize for dexterity

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer | Friday, February, 14 2020    

Team Streetz, organisers of the Asphalt Assault dexterity series, has high hopes for 2020 as they've created a championship with a $500,000 prize package up for grabs. The news came at the series media launch on February 11 at Waterfalls, St... Read More

Auto readers are winners

Friday, February, 14 2020    

Two lucky readers of the Jamaica Observer's weekly Auto magazine, Frederick Northover and Gary Williams, received gifts courtesy of SHACMAN Jamaica, when they participated in the section's Instagram Swag Bay Giveaway. Read More


BY RORY DALEY Observer writer daleyr@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, February, 14 2020    

CALL it a match made in motor vehicle heaven. In June, Kenito and Jodianne Murdock will celebrate a decade of love, partly by their mutual love of speed. The pair is a common sight at JamWest Speedway in Little London, Westmoreland, where they compete in the Drag Rival... Read More


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