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AFG meets a ‘slippery customer’

The dynamic Automotive Focus Group (AFG) was treated to a most interesting presentation on Tribology at their monthly meeting, which was held at...

Canadian GP this weekend

The Grand Prix circus returns to Canada, a ‘real’ circuit for ‘real’ drivers, and none of the imitation glitz of the Monaco processions....

A website to remember with nostalgia

I really do feel that motor cars and the driving of same has regressed over the years.  Take Porsche for example.  A 1973...

The UK still loves a Lexus

Each year the J.D. Power’s annual ownership satisfaction survey is done and Lexus has topped the charts for the 11th year in a...

Thunder from Down-Under at Bira

The Supercar category will have two additions this year in the form of Australian Falcon V8 Supercars, driven by two New Zealand drivers...

A very brief road test

The family Fortuner clicked over 75,000 kays the other week.  It is the 3 liter diesel, and was the top of the line...

Autotrivia Quiz – Friday 10 June – 16 June 2011

Last week, I asked what rally had five starters?  Clues: the winner waited 50 km from the finish so that a lavish reception...

Sheraton and Broken Hills Wine Dinner

Broken Hills is an Australian label, using grapes from all over the great sunburned land, and with their winemaker Leigh Gilligan being available,...

The Euro IceLAB Cryo-Spa – Is it for you?

The range of conditions that are improved by a therapy course in the IceLAB Cryo-Spa is nothing short of amazing.  The other amazing...

Nitto 3K race meeting at Bira this weekend

The very relaxed Nitto 3K race meeting is this weekend at the Bira Circuit on Highway 36 (about half way between the Regents...

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