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Carmart introduces the svelte new Peugeot RCZ

| Car Industry, Peugeot | March 6, 2014

Carmart introduces the svelte new Peugeot RCZ

Continuing a sixty year partnership with French automaker Peugeot, Carmart (Pvt) Ltd introduces a stunning addition to its range with the newly face-lifted RCZ sports coupe.

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Honda stops Insight production

| Car News, Honda, Hybrid | March 2, 2014

Honda stops Insight production

Honda will end production of its Insight model, the first hybrid vehicle introduced in the U.S., after demand plunged and sales lagged behind Toyota’s Prius.

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Honda Fit Hybrid And Vezel Hybrid Recalled

| Honda, Japan, Recalls | February 15, 2014

Honda Fit Hybrid And Vezel Hybrid Recalled

Honda’s Japanese-market Fit Hybrid and Vezel Hybrid were affected by a third transmission recall on 12th February 2014.

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Toyota recalling 1.9M Prius models globally for software update

| Car Industry, Recalls, Toyota | February 13, 2014

Toyota recalling 1.9M Prius models globally for software update

Toyota has announced a set of voluntary recalls covering 960,000 Prius, RAV4, Tacoma and Lexus RX350 models in the United States to address two separate issues. Worldwide, Toyota will have to recall a total of 1.9 million Prius cars.

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Test Drive – Micro Rhino

| Car Industry, Micro, Sri Lanka, Test Drives | February 9, 2014

Test Drive - Micro Rhino

Srilankan car maker Micro cars, who have been at the forefront in the introduction of many innovative new models to the Sri Lankan market, have once again introduced yet another new model fully assembled here in Sri Lanka … namely the Micro Rhino MUV (multipurpose utility vehicle). The Rhino is an established people carrier in India and is manufactured by the Sonalika group who are the fourth largest tractor manufacturer in India. The Rhino is made and marketed there by its car division the ICML (International Car and Motor co Ltd) and is equipped with a 2 litre Rover G2 diesel engine

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Pre-paid card system launched for private buses

| Sri Lanka, Transportation Alternatives | February 7, 2014

Pre-paid card system launched for private buses

The Private Transport Services Ministry launched ‘Sri Lanka Travel Card’ for private buses to avoid inconveniences faced by passengers.

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Apollo Tyres expands its footprint to SL

| Car News, Sri Lanka | February 6, 2014

Apollo Tyres expands its footprint to SL

Apollo tyres opens its first ‘Apollo Zone’ in Sri Lanka, Chairman/Founder IDEAL Group of Companies, Nalin Welgama told the Daily News Business that they will be opening ‘Apollo points’ throughout the country. They hope to open the first Apollo branch in the Southern area of Sri Lanka.

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Goodbye Cefiro, Hello Teana

| Car Reviews, Japan, Nissan | February 5, 2014

Goodbye Cefiro, Hello Teana

The Nissan Teana is Nissan’s largest sedan sold in Sri Lanka. Previously known as the Cefiro or Maxima, it is a mainstay of the senior executive market and for those in search of discrete, reliable luxury conveyance.

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VW Sri Lanka to introduce new Polo GT TSI

| Car News, New Cars, Performance, Volkswagen | February 4, 2014

VW Sri Lanka to introduce new Polo GT TSI

Volkswagen, Europe’s largest car maker is introducing the 1.2L new Polo GT TSI for the Sri Lankan market through their local agent Senok.

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India’s first monorail begins operation in Mumbai

| India, Railway services, Transportation Alternatives | February 2, 2014

India's first monorail begins operation in Mumbai

After years of delays and overcoming many operational hiccups, the India’s first Monorail finally made its debut here on 1st February 2014 with Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan inaugurating the service.

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