High drama at MX opener

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer | Friday, February, 15 2019    

SIX-year-old Craig Powell Jr in the 50cc class was among the winners at the opening round of the MX Jamaica's 2019 season at Temple Hall, St Andrew, last Sunday.His father Craig Powell Sr was ecstatic about his son's win. Read More

Roadworks on track

By Brian Bonitto Associate Editor --- Auto & Entertainment | Friday, February, 15 2019    

LAST year's heavy rains which caused massive flooding along sections of Marcus Garvey Drive and Mandela Highway did not disrupt the timeline for roadworks along these major corridors, according to the National Works Agency (NWA). Read More

An Ultimate Upgrade

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer | Friday, February, 15 2019    

ATL Autobahn, the ATL Automotive division responsible for the BMW and MINI... Read More

Excuse Me Driver protecting the youth

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer | Friday, February, 8 2019    

If Ramona Samuels, creative director of The Voicebox, has her way, the ears of Jamaica's travelling minors will be free of the vulgar music being fed to them via the sound systems on public transportation. She intends to achieve this via her Excuse Me Driver... Read More

Remote cars put on show

Friday, February, 8 2019    

WITH a total prize package of US$700, Jamrock Remote Control Car Club (JRRCCC) revved up the intensity at their 8th annual RMP Challenge held at Sovereign Centre on the Boulevard, St Andrew, recently. Read More

Electric Launch For Mini

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer | Friday, February, 8 2019    

ATL Automotive unveiled the first in their MINI Electric line, the MINI Cooper Countryman S E ALL4, at their swanky Lady Musgrave Road showroom in St Andrew last Friday.“We've been trying to look at a way to bring a more effective car into the country in terms... Read More

The making of a classic

By Rory Daley Observer writer | Friday, February, 1 2019    

German has always been known for their fast sedans. Called Q-cars for their understated performance, these fast, four-door rockets have been common on the country's Autobahn for decades, causing much trouble for what are considered true sports cars. Then in 1994 Audi... Read More

Type Rs on Parade

By Rory Daley Observer Writer | Friday, February, 1 2019    

As the numbers of the newest generation of Honda Civic Type R increases, ATL Honda has moved to the forefront to help owners enjoy their cars with a series of activities that began on January 20. Read More

Here Comes The Ride!

Friday, February, 1 2019    

 Cars are a significant part of our lives and share in some of our best memories. Therefore, it was no surprise that the Victours Classics vehicles were a must see at the Bridal Fantasy Show on the east lawns of Devon in Kingston last Sunday. Read More

Prelim South Coast roadwork to begin

BY BALFORD HENRY Observer senior reporter | Friday, February, 1 2019    

PRELIMINARY roadwork on the South Coast is set to begin before the end of March. This came out of the recent Cabinet six-day pre-budget retreat, which gave the nod to five sub-contracts. Read More

Subaru's King of The Forester

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer | Friday, January, 25 2019    

 From its origins as a quirky station wagon, the Subaru Forester has long matured into its sport utility vehicle role. For 2019, it graduates to Subaru's Global Platform (SGP) making it the best iteration so far. Read More

New year for classics

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer | Friday, January, 25 2019    

Not even the afternoon rains could dampen the enthusiasm about the first meet of the year for the Jamaica Classic Car Club (JCCC) at Hope Gardens in St Andrew last Sunday. Read More

The Super Supra!

Friday, January, 25 2019    

The Toyota Supra has been dominating the news cycle with its worldwide resurgence. Read More

ATL Auto, CR-V on top

BY BRIAN BONITTO Associate Editor — Auto & Entertainment | Friday, January, 25 2019    

IN the fiercely competitive automotive world, being number one is everything. And the Adam Stewart-led ATL Automotive has a lot to celebrate. At the close of 2018, the auto juggernaut not only dominated the local market share, but its Honda CR-V also topped sales of the mid-size SUV... Read More

Audi Q8: the game changer

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer | Friday, January, 18 2019    

WHILE rivals are into multiple production cycles of their luxury-coupé SUVs, Audi is now just entering the segment with the boldness and assuredness that exudes from every bolt and body panel. Meet the 2019 Audi Q8. Read More


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