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Sri Lanka Automotive Sports Calendar for 2013

| Car News, Drag Races, Motorsports, Sri Lanka | December 17, 2012

Sri Lanka Automotive Sports Calendar for 2013

Sri Lanka Automotive Sports Calendar for 2013 consists of around 25 events throughout the year, though some are not yet confirmed.

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Colombo Night Race 2012 results

| Auto Shows, Racing, Sri Lanka | December 16, 2012

Colombo Night Race 2012 results

Colombo Night race completed successfully for the second time in Sri Lanka facilitated by Carlton Motor Sports Club with collaboration with Carlton Sports Network (CSN). 8 events were held and the participants included racers from India and Malaysia as well.

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Police Officer Turned Car Racing Enthusiast

| Racer Profiles, Sri Lanka | December 12, 2012

Police Officer Turned Car Racing Enthusiast

Dyan Seneviratne chats to Anil Jayakody …

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Drag race Katukurunda, December 2012

| Car News, Drag Races, Sri Lanka | December 9, 2012

Drag race Katukurunda, Sri Lanka - December 2012

Here are the official results of the CMSC Katukurunda Drags:

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1,400 Mitsubishi vehicles lost in shipping!

| Mitsubishi | December 9, 2012

1,400 Mitsubishi vehicles lost in shipping

A cargo ship carrying 1,400 Mitsubishi vehicles from Japan and Thailand collided with another vessel off the coast of Belgium and the Netherlands on 5 of December. The 485-foot Baltic Ace was carrying cars from Zeebrugge, Belgium to Kotka, Finland when it collided with the 439-foot Corvus J. While the Corvus J sustained damage during the incident, it is not in danger of sinking, and its 12-man crew is currently still on board.

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Hybrid Motors Lanka announces urgent voluntary recall of Toyota Hybrids

| Car Industry, Car Maintenance, Car News, Recalls, Sri Lanka, Toyota | December 3, 2012

Hybrid Motors Lanka announces urgent voluntary recall of Toyota Hybrids

In support of the President and the Government of Sri Lanka’s vision of safeguarding the environment, Hybrid Motors Lanka Private Limited took the initiative to launch the first Hybrid Engineering and Maintenance Centre in Sri Lanka. Aimed at delivering exacting quality service to Hybrid owners, the company recently announced a Toyota voluntary safety recall of over 2.7 million cars worldwide, some of which are in Sri Lanka.

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i3 Coupe Concept continues to evolve BMW’s electric aspirations

| BMW, Concept Vehicles, Emerging Technologies | November 29, 2012

2i3 Coupe Concept continues to evolve BMW's electric aspirations

BMW has unveiled the i3 Coupe Concept recently. Like the automaker’s other i efforts, the i3 Coupe boasts a carbon fiber body, and an electric motor with a maximum output of 170 horsepower helps shuttle the two-door down the road.

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2013 Nissan Leaf: More range, better charging

| Japan, Nissan | November 22, 2012

2013 Nissan Leaf: More range, better charging

Second-gen Nissan Leaf was unveiled in Japan this week, and it comes with a lot of improvements. This is still the Leaf people know and (mostly) love, but it’s incrementally better all around.

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Small car prices up after the budget

| Car Industry, Car News, Sri Lanka | November 20, 2012

Small car prices up after the budget

With the budget 2013, prices of small cars may go up by 200,000 and trucks by about 400,000, and three wheelers by about 25,000 following tax changes announced in the budget, industry officials said.

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Removing restrictions on duty-free vehicles

| Car Industry, Car News, Sri Lanka | November 19, 2012

Removing restrictions on trading duty-free vehicles

The Sri Lankan government has decided to remove the ban on the sale of duty-free vehicles imported by senior public servants to another party.

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