10 Warning Signs to Watch Out for in Older Vehicles

If you are using an older vehicle, there are certain red flags or warning signs to watch out for. Knowing them and taking precaution to deal with them will further prolong the use of the vehicle. Consumer Reports identifies and explains 10 of such signs.

vehicle maintenance

Getting 322,000 kilometers of use – or more – from a vehicle is an impressive feat, but it’s not impossible. Owners should be aware, though, that as a vehicle approaches that milestone, many of its components will start to wear out. You’ll see some warning signs, or red flags. Pay attention to them and you […]

Michelin has developed a new way to change a tire

Its Vision concept is an airless ‘tweel’ made from 3D-printed bio-sourced materials that allow for new and different treads to be applied as they wear down or the seasons change. Designed to mimic the structure of coral, it is stiff at the center and gets gradually softer as it approaches the outside edge. With its […]

The worst 5 Toyota cars and models since year 2000

The Toyota brand is one of the leading and most recognized car brands in Nigeria and all over the world. Various Toyota cars and models doted the Nigerian roads and are specifically sought after for their reputed second-hand value. Founded in by Kiichiro Toyoda in 1937 as a spinoff from his father’s company, Toyota Motor Corporation […]

Honda Accord: The 5 Most Problematic Models since 1997

The Honda Accord is one of the most popular cars in Nigeria and in many countries around the world. It is also reputed to be one of the best-selling cars in the United States since 1989. Excellent engineering, comfort, and reliability are some of the reasons why this car has been the choice of many Honda […]

Firms set to launch electric cars in Nigeria

A firm, Carbon Credit Network (CCN) has concluded plans to storm the world with made in Nigeria electric cars through her renewable energy drive. The Chief Executive Officer of the company, Mr. Femi Oye disclosed this at the fourth anniversary ceremony in Lagos recently. According to him, “The technology is already here only waiting for […]

Isuzu set to begin exportation of vehicles from Nigeria

The National Automotive Policy received a boast last week when a Japanese automaker, Isuzu Motors Limited in collaboration with a Nigerian company, Kewalram Chanrai Group, has promised to start exporting locally-assembled trucks to West African countries. The two auto giants said work had started on the assembly plant site in Lagos, saying that the first […]

Isuzu auto plant comes alive next year

Koncept Autocentre Limited, representatives of Isuzu brand in Nigeria has disclosed that the brand will commence the production of its light trucks in Nigeria by the second quarter of next year as part of its efforts to ensure the growth of the nation’s auto industry Mr Victor Eborajolo, Director of Koncept Autocentre said that the […]

Nigeria to phase out Tokunbo cars by 2034

Indication emerged on Thursday that imported used cars, otherwise known as Tokunbo, would still be around for the next 19 years. A new report by PricewaterhouseCoopers said tokunbo cars would be phased out of Nigeria’s automobile industry by 2034 if the Federal Government under Muhammadu Buhari would judiciously implement the auto policy introduced in 2013 […]

Nigeria Suspends Licence Issuance to Auto Makers

Nigeria Suspends Licence Issuance For Establishment of new Auto Assembly Plants The Federal Government of Nigeria has suspended issuance of licence to new vehicle assembly plants, Aminu Jalal, the Director General of the National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC), stated on Friday. Mr. Jalal said the action was to enable the council to consolidate […]

Mercedes retains world’s best-selling luxury car brand position

MERCEDES-BENZ has again emerged world’s best-selling luxury car brand for the third consecutive month in September, surpassing BMW and Audi as demand for coupe like SUVs helped its sales grow twice as fast as its competitors. A London-based analyst for IHS Automotive, Tim Urquhart said deliveries at the Daimler AG luxury unit rose 16 per […]

join our mailing list


Get all the latest and most popular news, tips, articles and information from our website delivered straight into your inbox.

Thank you for subscribing to our mailing list. You will now start recieving our periodic newsletter.

Powered byRapidology