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Nissan 370Z wows the Down-Under market

There are a few Nissan 370Zs floating around Thailand, but with our Draconian import duties, you would be lucky to see any.  Down-Under...

Chinese GP this weekend

The Chinese Grand Prix is at Shanghai this weekend, and also in Pattaya the start of the Songkran festival.  Tuesday the 19th is the...

Anyone wanting a hot BMW 7-Series?

Brazen car thieves had a bonanza in Detroit when two car-jackers made off with a new US$94,000 BMW 750i xDrive sedan which had...

What ever happened to the Tiger Rally?

Tiger had more than a few problems this year, which is a shame, as the concept of having ‘classic’ cars on show, touring...

What did we learn from the Malaysian Grand Prix?

Well, we learned that the DRS (Drag Reduction System) did actually work with long straights.  We also learned that the KERS (Kinetic Energy...

The amazing Adrian Newey

Formula 1 designer Adrian Newey became the winner of the Segrave Trophy for 2010, for being the only Formula 1 designer to have...

Autotrivia Quiz – Friday 15 – 21 April 2011

Last week I asked you to identify this car and its propulsion.  Hint: 1978. It was a McKee Mk 16 battery electric car....

More to Havana than Fidel Castro

  Nestling in the front of the Holiday Inn on Beach Road is a sleeper of a bar/restaurant named Havana, complete with photographs of...

Alois Wine Dinner – no April Fool!

Friday April 1 was more than just April Fool’s Day for some of the gourmets in Pattaya, as they descended en-masse to the...

Checking up cheaply

Are check-ups really of much value?  After all, we are all going to die one day - even me, though having been told...

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LINE-Facebook scammers arrested

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