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  • NADDC Partner Coscharis On Automobile Designs

    The National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC) in collaboration with the Coscharis Group Ltd has embarked on a two weeks digital training of south-east youths on automobile designs. Speaking during the opening ceremony, the Director General of NADDC, Jelani Aliyu, said the council decided to partner Coscharis to impact a digital knowledge of vehicle …

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  • How to prevent your car from overheating

    1. Park your car in the shade You can feel the temperature difference between the shade and the sun – and so can your car. Parking in the shade not only keeps you cool, but can prolong the life of your car. No shady spot? Use a sunshade to reduce heat inside the car. 2. …

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  • 2021 Mercedes-Maybach S-Class Pricing Announced, Starts At $184,900

    2021 Mercedes-Maybach S-Class pricing announced, starts at $184,900, excluding destination charges.  Costs $11,900 more than the previous-generation Maybach S-Class. The cost of 2021 Mercedes-Maybach S-Class is a hefty $68,600 over the 2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class. Adding options to the 2021 Maybach S-Class will likely increase the price to over $200,000. Mercedes has announced the pricing for …

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  • Lagos, CIG Motors Establish Vehicle Assembly Plant, Ride-Hailing Scheme

    Lagos State Government and CIG Motors Company Limited have formally signed a Joint Venture Agreement for the establishment of Vehicle Assembly Plant in the State. Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, at the ceremony held at the State House in Marina on Thursday also unveiled a new e-hailing taxi schemein partnership with the Chinese automobile …

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  • Mercedes-AMG introduces E-Performance brand, teases hybrid GT 4-Door variant

    Mercedes-AMG and the Mercedes-AMG Formula One team are going to be working even closer together in the years to come. The announcement today about increased cooperation and technology sharing between the two births a new branding: E Performance. It’s used on the new F1 car, and it will be used on future hybrid road cars, too. AMG is …

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  • Hyundai Launches Petrol, Electric Cars In Nigeria

    Hyundai Motors Nigeria has launched locally assembled petrol-powered Hyundai Kona and the all-new 2021 Hyundai Grand i10 Sedan into the Nigerian market. Electric Cars In Nigeria The company launched the Hyundai Kona Electric last year in Lagos and Abuja respectively. The new petrol-powered cars are to provide options to the Hyundai Kona Electric vehicle customers. The …

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  • Importance Of Wheel Alignment And Tire Balancing

    Tire Balancing Properly balanced tires help minimize uneven wear and extend their life. When tires are balanced, small weights are attached to the wheels to limit vibration of the tire and wheels as they turn. Newly installed tires should be balanced, and thereafter whenever a vibration is noticed. Balancing is also called for whenever a …

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  • NADDC Trains 30 Graduates On Digital Automotive Design

    The National Automotive Design and Development Council (NADDC) has commenced the training of youths on how to design and develop automobiles digitally. The training was flagged off in Sokoto with 30 youths drawn from the seven states of the northwest geopolitical zone. The training is in collaboration with the with Midas IT Company of South …

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  • Nigeria’s First Locally-assembled Electric Car, Hyundai Kona, Will Go 482-Km On Full Charged, Charging Takes 9.35 Hrs

    Stallion Motors, Nigeria’s leading auto assembler, has disclosed one of the features of the Hyundai Kona EV. According to the Stallion Motors, the Kona EV, Nigeria’s first locally-assembled electric car, will go 482km when fully charged. Recall that Nigeria’s first locally assembled electric car, Hyundai Kona, was unveiled in a grand style at the Nation’s Federal Capital …

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