Category Archives: Motoring

More power, features for Porsche 718 GTS models

By Theodore Opara PORSCHE is expanding its mid-engine range with the new two-seater 718 Boxster GTS and 718 Cayman GTS. The power output has been increased to 365 hp (269 kW) thanks to a newly developed air intake-duct and an optimised turbocharger for the 2.5-litre, four-cylinder boxer engine. With these improvements, the engine delivers 15 […]

Toyota RAV4, new SUV legend of the future

By Theodore Opara TOYOTA RAV4 Sport Utility vehicle, SUV, is one of the most sought after compact SUVs in the country despite its high cost. But this has not deterred those who have the money to purchase the car as they see it as the best SUV money can buy in its segment. Many factors […]

Son leads Kia design team in China

By Theodore Opara KIA Motors has appointed prominent car designer, Oleg Son, 56, as Head of Kia Design China – leading the brand’s design activities in China and strengthening its design capability in the rapidly expanding Chinese market. Son will be based in Shanghai as Executive Director and Head of Kia Design China. He reports […]

Hyundai ranks among world’s top-valued brands

By Theodore Opara HYUNDAI has maintained its position as one of the world’s 40 most valuable brands for the third year in a row, according to the latest Best Global Brands report from respected international consultancy Interbrand. The carmaker retained its place as the world’s 35th most valuable brand and sixth most valuable automotive brand, […]

Coscharis Motors to unveil All-New BMW 5 Series

By Theodore Opara Coscharis Motors Plc is set to launch the all new seventh generation of the BMW 5 Series Sedan, a sporty, elegant and stylish figure, at the Banana Island Festival tomorrow. This is in furtherance to the car hitting the roads around the world in 2017. According to Abiona Babarinde, the General Manager, […]