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Decline and fall?

Saturday, April, 28 2018    

BAKU, Azerbaijan (AFP) — Lewis Hamilton seemed to be the man least concerned by his own decline yesterday, after another unexceptional performance saw him finish fifth in practice for this weekend's Azerbaijan Grand Prix. Read More

Road Traffic Act likely passed today

BY BALFORD HENRY Observer senior reporter | Friday, April, 27 2018    

The long-awaited Road Traffic Act (RTA) takes another step to implementation today when the Senate meets to debate the Bill. This should be the final step for the Bill which is to repeal and replace the existing 1938 Act. Read More

A match made in racing heaven

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer | Friday, April, 27 2018    

THE weekend of May 12 and 13 will see the Jamaica Race Drivers' Club (JRDC) combining its efforts with the operators of Jamwest Speedway in Negril for the staging of the Seaboard Marine Caribbean Motor Racing Championship (CMRC) at the venue. Read More

Auto show tomorrow

Friday, April, 27 2018    

Hot Rides: Link Up is scheduled for 35 Dunrobin Road in St Andrew tomorrow at 8:00 pm.The event is free to the public. Read More

Audi gets the Advantage

Friday, April, 27 2018    

Audi Jamaica launched its latest customer-focused endeavour, The Audi Advantage, to a packed venue at its Oxford Road showroom in New Kingston, last Thursday evening. Read More

BMW 330e PHEV: the best of both worlds

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer daleyr@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, April, 27 2018    

FOR those of the purists who champion the internal combustion engine and proponents of electric-powered vehicles, the 2018 BMW 330e PHEV offers the best of both worlds. Read More

Kia Cerato: a cut above the rest

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer daleyr@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, April, 20 2018    

THE compact sedan market is the bread and butter of every major car brand, making it a very competitive field. For 2018, Kia adds some of its South Korea flavour to a very familiar set of automotive ingredients to ensure the Cerato continues in its role as the best-selling model in the... Read More

Magnificent Mandeville Magnificent Mandeville

Friday, April, 20 2018    

Residents of cool Manchester were in for a treat last Sunday when the Jamaica Classic Car Club (JCCC) made their annual trek to the parish. Read More

Drag racing Heads North

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer | Friday, April, 20 2018    

DRAG racing organisers say this year's staging, which begins on Sunday, May 27, will be at a totally new venue — the Ken Jones Aerodrome in St Margaret's Bay, Portland. Read More

Ready to RALLY!

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer | Friday, April, 20 2018    

JAMAICA'S rally season will open with the Macklin Peterkin Memorial Rally in New Works, St Catherine, this Sunday. Action is scheduled to start at 10:00 am. Read More

AUDI S3: Style, Sophistication & Speed

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer daleyr@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, April, 13 2018    

PRICED just under $10 million, the 2018 Audi S3 is the best compact sports sedan, hands down. There just isn't another vehicle of its type within its class or price range that has a similar performance pedigree. Read More

IGL goes LNG route

Friday, April, 13 2018    

IGL Limited, Jamaica's leading energy and gas distribution company, has taken a significant step to reduce its carbon footprint by introducing three LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas)-powered tractor heads, fuelled by New Fortress Energy, a United States-based global leader in the energy... Read More

PHOTO FINISH: Revisiting Dover Raceway

Friday, April, 13 2018    

RACING enthusiasts from all walks of life converged at Dover Raceway in St Ann for the Jamaica Race Drivers Club (JRDC) Total Lubricants Carnival of Speed season opener on Easter Monday. Read More

State of improvement

BY BRIAN BONITTO Associate Editor — Auto & Entertainment bonittob@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, April, 13 2018    

ASSISTANT Commissioner of Police (ACP) Ealan Powell, commanding officer of the three-month-long state of public emergency in St James, said, since its declaration, there has been a vast improvement in motorists' behaviour on the roads. Read More

63% of licensees meet road licence renewal deadline

Saturday, April, 7 2018    

The Transport Authority says it has received 38,859 applications for the various categories of road licences and commercial carriers since the February 12, 2018 commencement of the 2018/19 road licensing period. Read More



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