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Nissan picks up from before

Nissan picks up from before

BADGED NP300, Nissan has re-launched its Spanish-built Pickup model at the CV Show, dropped when Euro-IV emissions regulations came into force in 2006. Now it’s back to satisfy a demand for a more basic working vehicle than the larger Navara. The NP300 will be available with a single cab, extended […]

PUTTING YOUR FOOT DOWN

PUTTING YOUR FOOT DOWN

Women are meant to be good at shopping, right? But shopping for men can be quite a challenge. Particularly when shopping for gifts for special occasions, such as Father’s Day. People are quite right when they say it’s the thought that counts, not the present, but it would be good […]

QUESTION TIME

AND then, the inevitable happens. You’re at a dinner party, or some other social occasion, when someone, somewhere happens to let slip that you are a motoring journalist. What happens next is as sure as the laws of causality. Like a scene from Groundhog Day, time after time, the public […]

RIVERDANCE

RIVERDANCE

A Norfolk taxi driver ended up stranded after he followed his sat-nav system’s directions – into a river. The mini-bus driver was on his way to collect a fare near King’s Lynn, when he took a wrong turn into the River Nar. Fortunately he had no passengers aboard – but […]

Peugeot 207cc orders exceed expectations

Peugeot 207cc orders exceed expectations

Though not officially launched in Malaysia, Nasim Sdn Bhd (NSB) has reported that the initial batch of 20 units of Peugeot 207cc has been sold out and those who order now will have to wait at least four months for the next shipment. “The sales performance of the 207cc is […]

Goodyear introduces Autocare concept in Malaysia

Goodyear introduces Autocare concept in Malaysia

In collaboration with Bosch, Goodyear Malaysia recently launched its first Goodyear Autocare store. The launch also marked Goodyear?s collaboration with Shell and together with Bosch, customers will be able to get a complete range of specialised tyre and automotive services at the one-stop centre. All Goodyear Autocare stores will be […]

Naza Corporation to increase Forza production

Naza Corporation to increase Forza production

The Forza was launched in Bangkok last month Following the successful launch of the Naza Forza in Thailand last month, Naza Corporation is increasing production of the model as it has met with strong and positive response in Thailand. At its launch during a motorshow, Naza Corporation’s importer in Thailand, […]

Fiorino van prices announced

Fiorino van prices announced

PRICES have been announced for the Fiat Fiorino van. Competitively priced at £7,999 for the entry-level Cargo Base 1.4 8v Petrol 75, the van has been designed especially for delivery companies and tradespeople who work in and around busy cities. Small but practical, the Fiorino comes packed with equipment and […]

Volkswagen commercial collects awards

Volkswagen commercial collects awards

FOR the second year running, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has received two accolades at Professional Van and Light Truck (PV&LT) magazine’s annual awards. Volkswagen was particularly pleased to collect the PV&LT Compact Van award for the new Caddy Maxi, launched only a matter of weeks ago, as well as a second […]