Motoring

Expected to appeal to the young city commuters

Chinese giant, Great Wall Motors, has introduced a fourth brand to its portfolio with the launch of ORA, its new brand for electric vehicles. Standing for Open Reliable Alternative, ORA is being introduced initially in the Chinese market, with the first of its battery electric vehicles set to hit the road by the end of...

Land Rover Defender Works V8 2018 review

Is this a new future classic car? Just more than two years ago the last of the classic Land Rover Defenders rolled off the production line in Solihull about two million units and more than 67 years after it started. So what on earth, you might rightly ask, is this “new” Defender Works V8 suddenly...

Five decades of experience

ANHUI Forklift Group Co Ltd (AFG) manufacturers of CHL brand of forklifts has grown into the great enterprise with profound foundation, continuous innovation and numerous achievements after more than five decades of development. Since its foundation in 1958, it is striving as the responsible partner for all its clients and employees with specialised manufacturing. Today...

Mother’s Day specials

LOOKING for a Mother’s Day gift but don’t know where to go? Rest assured because Sakura Carz is currently having a Mother’s Day sale where prices on all vehicles are reduced. Apart from their Mother’s Day sale the school holiday extra special sale is still on and this is something teachers would not want to...

Sweden builds electrified roads

Here’s a new twist to electric vehicles, it is the world’s first electrified road that recharges the batteries of cars and trucks driving on it has been opened in Sweden. About 2km (1.2 miles) of electric rail has been embedded in a public road near Stockholm, but the government’s roads agency has already drafted a...

Robust commercial vans

THE biggest news about the latest Volkswagen Caddy is that the glove-box now has a lid — previously it was just a gaping hole in the dashboard. Which sounds like a strange way to open a story, but it illustrates the new direction in which VW is aiming the Caddy. That is, moving it mildly...

Fun drive sporty package

Luckily, the new Cruze can help you keep everything in check. Available in LT & LTZ Sedan, this ride offers the technology you crave, plenty of cargo room and efficiency you could practically brag about. The best part? It’s all wrapped up in a fun-to-drive, sporty package. Don’t worry, you’ll get used to the stares....

The wait is over

THE long awaited new Range Rover Sport and Range Rover Velar has finally landed in Fiji. You could say that the luxury SUV was born in 1970 with the original Range Rover. It was a novel idea to offer a vehicle that would be a comfortable city commuter during the week, transforming into a countryside...

The deals to beat

SHREEDHAR Motors has a wide range of quality and well-maintained trade-in used cars that offer Fijian customers the best options to choose from low and affordable prices. All pre-used and trade-in vehicles are physically and mechanically inspected at our service centre. Normal lube service is carried out prior to the sale of vehicle at any...

Make dreams a reality

Sachin Raj was once fascinated about off-road mag-wheel vehicles. As a child he would draw his fascination on paper during his spare time at Holy Trinity Anglican School. Mag wheel cruisers he thought were the coolest vehicle in the world. Idolising it as the “big boss” car, he never expected he would eventually get to...

Quality trucks

PROVEN quality, durability and reliability, combined with class-leading chassis versatility, the Hino 500 Series remains the medium duty truck of choice for operators around the world. With more than 90 models available, the outstanding Hino 500 Series range continues to offer trucks buyers total flexibility and choice. The all new Hino 500 Series Wide cab...

A clean car makes it more valuable

Cleaning the interior of your car does increase your car’s value if you are selling it. Extend the life of your vinyl or leather components such as the dashboard and seats. Website www.yourmechanic.com gives tips to improve your satisfaction with your vehicle Interior detailing can be as simple as vacuuming the carpets and floor mats,...

Customer choice drives makers

FROM the beginning, Chevrolet has focused on making the best possible vehicle to meet every customer’s needs. After building specialised trucks to serve its factory, Chevrolet introduced its first trucks to customers in 1918. They included the half-ton Light Delivery and the 1918 one-ton truck. Both were offered with an open chassis behind the windshield...

Special for teachers

PLANNING to buy a car but do not know where to go? Look no further Sakura Carz has everything you need and look for in a car. And that’s not all, they are also having a massive sale on this two weeks holiday and this is something teachers would not want to miss out on....

Aston Martin in Aussie

The luxurious Aston Martin Vantage, a vehicle with super-fast speed classed for those with bigger pockets has rolled into Australia. Website www.motoring.com.au reports that there were only 10 cars available with each costing more than $F600,000. For any average Fijian, that’s a whopping price for a house with a pool or maybe two houses. However...

Most powerful ute in its class

THE Volkswagen Amarok had a makeover in late 2016 but, rather than undergoing extensive cosmetic surgery, VW’s one-tonne pick-up contender opted for a course of steroids instead. The old model’s relatively puny 2.0 TDI engine was junked and dealers now offer the Amarok for sale with a meaty 3.0 V6 TDI, which means it boasts...

One of the best family rides

EDMUNDS.com, Parents Magazine named the Hyundai Tucson as a 10 Best Family Car. Parents Magazine is one of the most trusted publications for parents and Edmunds.com is one of the most trusted sources for car shoppers. The two esteemed outlets joined forces and awarded the Tucson for its safety and kid-friendly features, roominess and more....

How to look after your car

KEEPING your car clean is like keeping your room clean except everyone can see your car and know how clean or dirty you are. If you have a car remember the car maintenance becomes your responsibility. The investment you make today will save you money down the road. Here are some tips by website www.artofmanliness.com...

Check out the deals

SHREEDHAR Motors has a wide range of quality and well-maintained trade-in used cars that offer Fijian customers the best options to choose from low and affordable prices. All pre-used and trade-in vehicles are physically and mechanically inspected at our service centre. Normal lube service is carried out prior to the sale of vehicle at any...

Fast Car

GROWING up he was always different in the family because of his love for cars during his school days. Owning a fast car was something Krishneel Deo, 24, had always wanted since he was a small boy. Luckily for him his dream came true when his father bought him a Honda Cr-z 2010 model for...

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