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Flyover at Welikade-Rajagiriya junction worth 4.3 billion

| Road Developments, Sri Lanka | January 10, 2016

Flyover at Welikade-Rajagiriya junction worth 4.3 billion

The Welikada-Rajagiriya junction, one of the most congested locations in Colombo, will have a flyover to ease traffic, said Highways Minister Lakshman Kiriella.

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India’s ‘Kool Utility Vehicle’ is a tiny SUV from Mahindra

| 4x4, Car News, India, Mahindra & Mahindra, SUV | January 4, 2016

India's 'Kool Utility Vehicle' is a tiny SUV from Mahindra

Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M & M), India’s leading SUV manufacturer, revealed its much awaited compact SUV code named S101, calling it the Mahindra KUV100 (pronounced as KUV ’1 double Oh’). The company also unveiled an all new, world-class engine family named mFALCON, marking its entry into the ground up petrol space.

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2763 deaths by Road Accidents in 2015

| Car Industry, Sri Lanka | January 2, 2016

2763 deaths by Road Accidents in 2015

Traffic DIG, Amarasiri Senarathna told Hiru News that the above number is the highest reported ever in history.

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The Mazda MX-5 is named Car of the Year in Japan

| Car News, Japan, Mazda | December 27, 2015

The Mazda MX-5 is named Car of the Year in Japan

The Japanese have always been proud of their own products, but one so well made as the Mazda MX-5, second guess the Car of the Year has not been difficult. In the 2015-2016 edition, the Mazda roadster has become the most important award in the Japanese market.

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BMW and Nissan partner to deploy dual-standard public fast chargers in USA

| BMW, Car News, Electric Vehicles, Emerging Technologies, Nissan, USA | December 27, 2015

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This is what happens there in US, to promote the use of EVs by the vehicle manufactures, while in Sri Lanka we try to establish few DC fast charging stations paying a high tax for owning an EV.

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මොනවද මේ VVTI , V-TEC කියන්නේ?

| Auto Technology, Performance, Sri Lanka | December 26, 2015

මොනවද මේ VVTI, V-TEC කියන්නේ?

අද අපි බලමු මේ හැමෝම දැකල තියන VVTI, V-TEC, MIVEC කියන්නේ මොනාද කියල

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OPEC says 94% of all cars will burn gas in 2040

| Car Industry, Electric Vehicles, Fuel Cell Vehicles, OPEC, Transportation Alternatives | December 25, 2015

OPEC says 94% of all cars will burn gas in 2040

Once again, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) it polishing its crystal ball and sees nothing but good things as the world continues to burn its product for many decades to come. In fact, in the 2015 World Oil Outlook (WOO), OPEC thinks its future will shine so bright that the new report says, “By 2040, only 6% of the passenger car stock and 5.3% of commercial vehicles will be running on non-oil fuels.”

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Introducing Nissan Leaf 2016 with 270km range by Spark EV

| Car News, Electric Vehicles, EVs, Nissan, Sri Lanka | December 20, 2015

Introducing Nissan Leaf 2016 with 270km range by Spark EV

This would probably be a happy news for all the EV owners in Sri Lanka.

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Volkswagen Teases Electric Concept Car

| Car News, Concept Vehicles, Electric Vehicles, USA, Volkswagen | December 18, 2015

Volkswagen Teases Electric Concept Car

Next week, Volkswagen will show off its all-electric concept car as it tries to distance itself from the diesel emissions cheating scandal that has eviscerated sales and forced the company to restructure.

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Sunrise Engineering to Commence Landmark renewable energy Project at Canowin Arcade

| Car Industry, EVs, Green Culture, Sri Lanka | December 12, 2015

Sunrise Engineering to Commence Landmark renewable energy Project at Canowin Arcade

Sunrise Engineering to deploy Sri Lanka’s first fully integrated ‘Rapid Charging Points’ for Electric Vehicle’s.

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