Sunday's drag showdown

By Rory Daley Observer writer | Friday, July, 21 2017    

THE third event in the National Drag Racing Circuit's (NDRC) 2017 Full Throttle series will take place at Vernamfield in Clarendon on Sunday. Read More

The heat IS ON!

Friday, July, 21 2017    

SUMMER is on and Exotic Cars & Fashion Hot Rides Link Up turned up the heat in Portmore, St Catherine, recently. Held at the Buy Big Plaza, near the city's commercial centre, the occasion brought out several hot rides and equally hot females. Jamaica Observer's weekly Auto magazine was on... Read More

Coin shortage eased but no rollback of toll on North South Highway

Thursday, July, 20 2017    

THE transport ministry says it will not at this time ask the operators of the North South Highway to roll back the increase in toll rates which it said it rounded up in April as a result of a shortage of coins which made it challenging to come up with change for some motorists in some... Read More


Monday, July, 17 2017    

Mandeviille , Manchester — The Manchester police are once again urging road users to drive, ride and walk with due care following a surge in road deaths in the central parish. Read More

Work on St Thomas leg of South Coast Highway to begin 2018

BY KIMONE FRANCIS Observer staff reporter | Saturday, July, 15 2017    

WORK on the St Thomas leg of the South Coast Highway is to begin in 2018, the National Works Agency (NWA) has said. Read More

Hot Rides turn on flames in Portmore

Friday, July, 14 2017    

P atrons were more than pleased with the return of automotive night life to Portmore, St Catherine, with the recent staging of Exotic Cars & Fashion Hot Rides Link Up held at Buy Big Plaza close to town's centre. Read More

Honda Pilot: Redefining the limits

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer | Friday, July, 14 2017    

LEAVE it to Honda to set the pace with the 2017 Honda Pilot. Given its price point, having seven-seater capabilities is rare enough. However, the Pilot seats eight. Read More

Audi expands SUV line-up

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer | Friday, July, 14 2017    

ALTHOUGH the 2018 Audi Q2 had its official launch on Wednesday, Damien Kerr, head of business for Audi at ATL Automotive, is saying its already a success.The unveiling took place at the ATL Automotive's Audi terminal on Oxford Road in New Kingston. Read More

PHOTO: Senior citizen dies in crash

Saturday, July, 8 2017    

A man, identified as 69-year-old Glaston Heron of Four Paths, Clarendon, was killed when his Suzuki Swift motor car (pictured here) and two other vehicles — an International truck and a Kenworth motor truck — crashed yesterday on the Spur Tree Hill main road in Manchester. Heron, the... Read More

Hamilton's hopes hit by five-place grid penalty

Saturday, July, 8 2017    

SPIELBERG, Austria (AFP) — Lewis Hamilton's hopes of reducing Sebastian Vettel's 14-point lead in this year's drivers' world championship suffered a setback late yesterday when he was handed a five-place grid penalty for this weekend's Austrian Grand Prix. Read More

Few takers for CMRC Trinidad &Tobago leg

Friday, July, 7 2017    

It will be a small Jamaican team that heads to the second round of the Caribbean Motor Racing Championship (CMRC) as only three confirmed competitors will make today's shipment date, allowing them to arrive in Trinidad and Tobago for the July 30... Read More


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