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Books! Books! Books!

The UK is a great place for books.  And not for much else, I will add, and sorry if that offends any UK...

One manufacturer we missed out on

Thailand has been touting itself as the Detroit of Asia for some years.  We have managed to attract several Japanese manufacturers, and get...

Blood Pressure, the real story

I had my annual medical the other day and my Blood Pressure (usually denoted by the letters BP) was reported as being marginally...

The passing of an era (and remembering an ERA)

Reader Mike Day alerted me to the fact that Ceril Heycock, the first wife of Prince Bira (of ERA fame and remembered in the...

350 horsepower pick-up

I was given the opportunity the other day to experience a racing pick-up at the local Bira Circuit, and it was certainly a...

Some ‘rare’ cars on the Eastern Seaboard

The first is the Ginetta G32 spotted by regular Autotrivia winner Kevin Maguire. The second pic came from Jules...

New seven-seater Tesla coming

Tesla has a Model S which promises power and torque and seating for seven.  Most electric and hybrid vehicles struggle with the weight...

All go on the Eastern Seaboard

General Motors is certainly active these days.  A new press line for GM Thailand has been installed to support its production, especially for...

Six wheeled fantasy?

The motoring world is going ga-ga again over six wheels.  An Italian group called Covini Engineering has partnered with PMI SpA to finally...

Will Peyronie’s disease drive you round the bend?

Will Peyronie’s disease fix Brewer’s Droop? Peyronie’s disease is a condition characterized by the development of fibrous plaques or nodules in the...

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