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Autotrivia Quiz – Friday 13 – 19 May 2011

Last week I asked what standard production vehicle had performance figures of 39 seconds for zero to 100 km/h?  Hint: production started in...

Can your computer kill you?

Can your computer kill you?  Well, it can.  Especially if it lands on your head from a great height.  However, sorry about the...

AFG goes motor racing

The Automotive Focus Group (AFG) on the Eastern Seaboard had a very different networking evening at the end of April.  Being a ‘stand-alone’...

Why is PACS significant in modern medicine?

Wouldn’t it be nice, if after you have been X-Rayed, you could get your “own” doctor back home to look at the X-Ray...

Royal Cliff Wine Club celebrates 10 years and really is deVine

  It was another full house for the 10th anniversary of Ranjith Chandrasiri’s spectacular wine club at the Royal Cliff, now called the deVine...

Turkish GP this weekend

The Turkish GP is on this weekend in the Istanbul “Otodrom”, which as the old song went, “You can’t go back to Constantinople,...

The Stig reveals all!

One of the “Stigs” from the popular TV series Top Gear has spoken out about some of the cars he drove while disguised...

A long wait for your Brio?

Following the disaster in Japan, Honda Motor in Thailand has had to stop taking orders for their new Brio eco-car, which had been...

Autotrivia Quiz -Friday 6 May – 12 May 2011

Last week I asked what car, allegedly “knocked up in a weekend” by a famous designer, is still available today, over 50 years later?...

Driving in “Full Auto” is almost here

The “auto” car is (almost) here, heralding the death knell for driving enthusiasts.  The world is getting ready to hand the control of...

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Long holiday draws crowds to Pattaya

It wasn’t officially a five-day weekend, but that didn’t stop Thai tourists from making the most of the Buddhist holidays, even if it required...

Pattaya fails at quelling Bali Hai taxi chaos

A meeting aimed at ending the public-transport chaos at Bali Hai Pier failed, with evidence quickly emerging online that nothing has changed. Officials held a...

Krabi fishermen object to east coast fishermen fishing on west coast

Krabi - Commercial fishing boat operators and fishermen in Krabi have filed a request for the National Fisheries Association of Thailand to reconsider and...

United States ready to work with Thai government

Bangkok - The Secretary of State of the United States of America, Mike Pompeo, has congratulated the new government of Thailand, expressing the readiness...

Strong quake hits near Greek capital of Athens, 4 hurt

Athens, Greece (AP) — A strong earthquake centered northwest of Athens shook Greece on Friday, causing frightened residents to run into the capital's streets...