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Friday June 18th, 2021
Autos

Sri Lanka auto workshops say they can fix state vehicles at a lower cost

Sri Lanka Automobile Service Association representing automobile repair workshops around the country say they could repair old state vehicles at a low...

2 minutes

New Range Rover Evoque — City Car or Softroader?

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A new leaf for MG? — The MG HS

The MG HS is the latest offering from the originally British but now Chinese-controlled auto manufacturer. Think not of the classic sports cars that t...

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BMW 530e — One for the drivers left amongst us

The BMW 5-Series is a hugely-important car in the Bavarian automaker's model architecture. The 3, 5, and 7 have been around longer than any other mode...

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Mahindra & Ideal Motors roll-out the KUV100 NXT K6+ to the market

The latest KUV100 from Mahindra has been launched to Sri Lankan consumers. Assembled in Sri Lanka, the first KUV100s have begun rolling off the assemb...

Sri Lanka auto garages lobby regulations for domestic protection

Sri Lanka's automobile repair service (garages) are pushing for state controls to stop agents of major brands from quickly repairing vehicles at their...

The King Goes Hybrid — Range Rover P400E Autobiography

When the covers came off the very first Range Rover in June of 1970, the whole world sat up and took notice, because the...

Sajiv Weerakoon

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Ford Ranger XLT: Can the blue oval's pick-up unseat the local competition?

The latest Ranger XLT comes into a market that is dominated by the likes of Toyota’s Hilux and the Mitsubishi L200, wi...

Jason Diaz

5 min read

Audi agent in Sri Lanka eyes stronger sales in 2020, pleads for stable policies

Drive One (Pvt) Ltd, agents for Germany-based Audi in Sri Lanka is expecting a revival in the vehicle market, which coul...

3 min read

Does the facelifted Jeep Renegade offer enough to be a credible SUV?

The Renegade spearheads this push to convert car users into Jeep-lovers, while offering an alternative for hard-core ent...

Sam D. Smith

3 min read

Sri Lanka's large engine car registrations slow to a trickle on luxury tax

Registration of cars with engines larger than 1,600cc has nearly halted in December 2019, which requires a rethink of th...

2 min read

Hyundai and Kia bet on London startup for electric cars

South Korea's Hyundai and its Kia affiliate announced plans Thursday for a major investment in London-based startup Arri...

2 min read

Sri Lanka KIA dealer expects pick up in market

KIA Motors (Lanka) Limited, agents for Korea's Kia vehicles said it was expecting a pick up in vehicle sales as it laun...

Mahadiya Hamza

2 min read

Sri Lanka scraps controversial carbon tax

Sri Lanka will scrap a controversial carbon tax from the end of the year, under tax changes passed in parliament.

1 min read

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