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Finalists for the 2018 World Car of the Year

Finalists for the 2018 World Car of the Year

Another 10 days to go before the 2018 World Car of the Year is announced at the New York International Auto Show. Over 30 models introduced in 2017 were nominated and three were selected as finalists for 6 categories, including the overall World Car of the Year award. The finalists […]

Lexus to go into premium yacht business next year

Lexus to go into premium yacht business next year

Mention Toyota (or Lexus) and the first thing that comes to mind is cars. That’s not surprising since the company has been making such products since 1936. However, the company actually started off in the 1920s as a manufacturer of automatic looms to weave fabrics. In the decades that followed, […]

Fastest ever McLaren model to be unveiled this year

Fastest ever McLaren model to be unveiled this year

McLaren Automotive has revealed that its forthcoming new hyper-GT model, codenamed BP23, will achieve the highest top speed of any McLaren car yet. It will be able to exceed the 390 km/h peak speed of the legendary McLaren F1 road car. The next addition to the McLaren Ultimate Series will […]

TAPA 2018 Presents Clean Innovation for the Future

TAPA 2018 Presents Clean Innovation for the Future

The world’s automotive part suppliers will be converging into Bangkok, Thailand this coming 5-8 April 2018 (days 5-7 are trade days while day 8 is a public day) at Hall 101-104 BITEC, Bangkok. The theme for this year’s convention titled “Innovation Clean for the Future” focuses on the future development […]

New chassis frame SUV to be launched by Nissan

New chassis frame SUV to be launched by Nissan

The first vehicle from Nissan’s Frame and LCV (Light Commercial Vehicles) division to launch under the company’s mid-term plan, Nissan M.O.V.E to 2022, will be a SUV called the Terra. The new model will make its debut in China soon. Nissan’s Frame and LCV business unit, made up of frame […]