Motoring

The new Ferrari spider

As far as wishful ‘thinking’ goes I’d probably sell it but for the money but if you’re a true car enthusiastic – you’d probably do the same if you’re expecting to drive it in Fiji, wouldn’t you. I’m talking about the hottest most powerful series production Ferrari convertible you’ve ever seen by far. The Independent...

Hummingbird electric folding bike

After decades of ponderous milk floats, feeble golf buggies and those annoying squeaky-wheeled airport terminal transporters, electric vehicles have slowly transformed themselves into lean, clean driving machines. Now, at last, a similar metamorphosis is happening in the world of electric bikes. Website the Guardian reports the past couple of years has seen a revolution in...

The new generation

Porsche has unveiled the 992-generation. Carrera S and Carrera 4S versions of the evergreen German sports car will be available in Australia from the second quarter of 2019, priced from $AUS286,500 (about $F4309,48) and $302,600 (plus on-road costs) respectively. Power comes courtesy of 3.0-litre turbocharged flat-six engine, tied to manual or new eight-speed automatic transmissions....

Testing ground for self driven cars

Silicon Valley may be the birthplace of self-driving technology, but Arizona has become its testing ground. That’s where Uber and Waymo, Google parent company Alphabet’s self-driving subsidiary, have both set up shop to test their self-driving cars. The road hasn’t always been smooth—in addition to being dragged into a major intellectual-property lawsuit, both Waymo and...

Car deals are still on

SAKURA Carz is the place to be when you are looking for your very own second-hand car as they got the best deals in Suva. According to director Irshad Jan the company has just received its new shipment of cars for 2019. Here are a few offers buyers can take advantage of at Sakura Carz:-...

Built to be the best SUV

INTRODUCING the all new Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross designed and built to be the best SUV inside and out with 1.5L direct-injection turbocharged gasoline engine, 18inch alloy wheels, LED daytime running lights and more features. Every aspect of Eclipse Cross is designed to stand out with fuses bold design, the latest technology and exceptional safety in...

Why it’s the best ute on the market

More durable — When you drive off in your brand new Amarok you won’t see the guys at the service centre until you’ve clocked up 10,000km. That’s quite the distance, especially when other Utes have a service interval of 5,000km. More pull The Volkswagen group owns Scania and M.A.N, two of the world’s most respected...

Hashim’s boxer engine

Hashim Singh, 26, didn’t know much about cars until his uncle bought a Toyota Levin and transformed it into a spectacle ride. The same uncle that taught him about cars since Hashim was in Year 9. He said his uncle owned a garage and got him involved in modifying cars. The more he worked on...

Crazy deals on wheels

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 centres around country. Normal lube service is carried out before the sale of vehicle at...

A merry Christmas to you

TODAY is a very special day for Christians around the world. Today is when Christians celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. They will remember, and rejoice with the story of the little baby who was born in a manger in Bethlehem. It is a story that has been retold many times. It is as familiar...

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...

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