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Latest Ferrari : A 769-Horsepower Beast

Latest Ferrari : A 769-Horsepower Beast

For the modern automaker, building a fast car even an absurdly fast car is rarely the end of the story. Behold the Ferrari F12 TdF, a muscled-up, hunkered-down evolution of the Italian automaker’s already monstrous twelve-cylinder F12 grand-tourer. This special edition takes its name from the long-defunct Tour de France endurance motor race, a contest […]

Zambia Missed An Opportunity To Launch National Airline – Francis Simenda

Zambia Missed An Opportunity To Launch National Airline – Francis Simenda

FRANCIS Simenda says Zambia missed an opportunity to launch its national airline in 2013 when almost all the formalities for the initiative were done. There have been numerous attempts by the government to put up a national airline, the country’s official flag bearer. During the official opening of the fifth session of Parliament on September […]

BMW i8: The Hyper Hybrid

BMW i8: The Hyper Hybrid

Imagine having all the best bits of a sports car – the performance, the handling and the style – with the kind of running costs you’d normally associate with a Ford Focus. That’s what BMW aims to deliver with its petrol-electric plug-in hybrid i8. OK, it’s not cheap to buy, but by combining a small […]

Russian Billionaire Unveils His £260m Superyacht Which Has 8 Floors And An Underwater Observation Room

Russian Billionaire Unveils His £260m Superyacht Which Has 8 Floors And An Underwater Observation Room

When money is no object, it pays to keep up with the times. And that’s exactly what one Russian billionaire has done as he has upgraded his £190million superyacht for a new model – at a cost of £260million. Andrey Igorevich Melnichenko’s ‘Sailing Yacht A,’ which Mr Melnichenko is thought to have named ‘A’ to […]

The V6 ample powered 2015 Toyota Avalon

The V6 ample powered 2015 Toyota Avalon

The 2015 Toyota Avalon has comfort down. While it’s not sporty looking, it’s a surprisingly satisfying car to drive—in some ways mimicking a Lexus for less money. The Avalon now duels with the equally impressive Chevy Impala for our attention. And with strong competition from the likes of the Kia Cadenza, Hyundai Azera, and Ford […]

The Toyota RAV4 2015 stands above the rest

The Toyota RAV4 2015 stands above the rest

Since its introduction in the ’90s, the Toyota RAV4 has grown up from a compact player in an emerging niche, into a mid-size, best-selling family crossover. The RAV4 has improved as it’s grown, but competitors have kept pace too, with offerings like the Ford Escape and the Subaru Forester now among our higher-rated vehicles in […]

Ford F-150 – Innovative Features on Ford’s Best-Selling Truck

Ford F-150 – Innovative Features on Ford’s Best-Selling Truck

For the past thirty-odd years, the Ford F-150 has been the best-selling truck and vehicle in the U.S. Pickup trucks have always been locked in a battle for capability—tow ratings, payload ratings, bed size, and crew capacity with fuel economy being an also-ran consideration, It isn’t anymore. Trucks are being reined in by new requirements […]

The first aircraft of Boeing’s 777X family will have a big cabin and gigantic, folding wings

The first aircraft of Boeing’s 777X family will have a big cabin and gigantic, folding wings

Big rumblings are going on at America’s airplane capital — the Boeing Co. aircraft factory north of Seattle. Engineers are moving forward with building the world’s biggest twin-engine jetliner. They’re calling it the 777-9X, the first aircraft of the 777X family. For air travelers and aviation enthusiasts, there’s a lot to be excited about. For […]

Uganda Pledges to Make Thousands of Hybrid Cars

Uganda Pledges to Make Thousands of Hybrid Cars

By 2018, Uganda’s planned automotive industry will be making 7,000 hybrid cars a year, says Paul Isaac Musasizi, acting CEO of the state-run Kiira Motors Corporation (KMC). The petrol and electric car, called the Kiira SMACK, will have five seats, a top speed of 180 kilometres an hour and will be able to travel 50 […]

2015 Jaguar XJ is the future of luxury cars

2015 Jaguar XJ is the future of luxury cars

The 2015 Jaguar XJ is the luxury brand’s largest offering, and its flagship model. Yet an aluminum body and structure keep it from being a heavyweight. It’s built on a pretty daring design and represents a big departure from the nameplate’s history; meanwhile, this model’s relative lightness imparts nimble handling and a smaller, sportier feel. […]

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