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'We're ready for the road'

By Balford Henry Observer senior writer balfordh@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, August, 30 2019    

COME Monday morning, start of the school year, the Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) says commuters should have one less thing to worry about. Read More

Amarok voted Pick-Up of the Year

Friday, August, 23 2019    

Fresh off winning the International Pick-Up Award for 2018, the Volkswagen Amarok has been awarded another trophy, this time Pick-Up of the Year 2019 by United Kingdom monthly automobile magazine and website WhatCar? Read More

Smooth Crews Control

BY RORY DALEY | Friday, August, 23 2019    

†Jamaica's top car crews came out in their numbers for Crews Control 2019 on August 17 in Priory, St Ann. Read More

JKA round six sizzles

Friday, August, 23 2019    

August 11 brought another hot day of racing as the Jamaica Karting Association (JKA) hosted round six of its 2019 season at Palisadoes International Raceway, Kingston. Read More

PM assures better road traffic management

BY BALFORD HENRY Senior staff reporter balfordh@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, August, 23 2019    

†Road traffic problems affecting mainly the Corporate Area should be brought under control by the first week of September, Prime Minister Andrew Holness has promised. Read More

Q3 cuties

Friday, August, 23 2019    

Auto makes a U-Turn to July 26 when the all-new Audi Q3 was launched at the Audi Terminal on Oxford Road, New Kingston. The compact sport utility vehicle made quite a splash as did these lovely ladies in attendance. Read More

BOSS SALE IS BACK! Event runs from Aug 15 to 18

Friday, August, 16 2019    

ATL Automotive Group, Jamaica's leading automotive company, has announced the date for the 2019 staging of the company's highly anticipated Boss's Sale — Jamaica's biggest auto sale. Read More

Kyle Reynolds reigns at MX outing

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer daleyr@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, August, 16 2019    

Kyle Reynolds was the standout performer at the fourth round of the MX Jamaica 2019 Motocross Championship series held at DaCosta Farms in St Catherine, on Sunday, August 11. Read More

Independence Queens

Friday, August, 16 2019    

Jamaica Race Drivers' Club held their annual Independence of Speed race meet at Dover Raceway in St Ann on August 4. The day was hot and the racing action hotter, but our camera couldn't resist capturing some hot patrons attending the event. Read More

Fraser McConnell looks to France

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer daleyr@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, August, 16 2019    

JAMAICA'S Fraser McConnell has his sights set on the Bretagne World Rallycross in Lohťac, France, on Saturday, August 31. Read More

Gregg reigns at Dover

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer daleyr@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, August, 9 2019    

AFTER an amazing performance at Independence of Speed on August 4 at Dover Raceway in St Ann, Kyle Gregg has set his eyes on Barbados. He is scheduled to participate in the Williams Industries International Race Meet 2019 at Bushy Park on August 31. Read More

'Bad gas' report prompts new regulations

BY BALFORD HENRY Observer senior reporter balfordh@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, August, 9 2019    

News that nearly 400 motorists are likely to benefit from the $24.5 million compensation the government says should be paid to motorists, who suffered from the 2015 sub-standard petrol or 'bad gas' saga, made the headlines last week. Read More

'What A DRIVE!'

Monday, August, 5 2019    

Hungary (AFP) — Lewis Hamilton regained momentum in the World Championships with a memorable strategic victory yesterday, when he overcame young rival Max Verstappen with three laps to go in a tense Hungarian Grand Prix. Read More

Audi Q3: Miles ahead of the competition

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer daleyr@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, August, 2 2019    

It was another successful milestone for Audi at their Oxford Road showroom in Kingston with the launch of the 2019 Q3 subcompact sport utility vehicle last Friday, as all their order books sold out. Read More

Traffic deaths still rising

BY BALFORD HENRY Observer senior reporter balfordh@jamaiacaobserver.com | Friday, August, 2 2019    

It is no secret that road traffic deaths are rising rapidly in Jamaica, leaving public agencies like the Road Safety Unit (RSU) concerned that this year could well set a record. Read More


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