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Sandy Stuvik’s 2011 calendar

The Royal Automobile Association of Thailand (RAAT) and Sport Authority of Thailand (SAT) have officially announced their support for 15 year old Sandy...

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...

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Pakistani hospital hit by female suicide bomber, 9 killed

Dera Ismail Khan, Pakistan (AP) — A female suicide bomber struck outside a hospital in Pakistan on Sunday as the wounded were being brought...

Thai farmers race their buffaloes in show of gratitude

Chonburi, Thailand (AP) — Farmers in eastern Thailand on Saturday celebrated the start of the sowing s eason by racing their buffaloes, whose usual duty...

Thailand puts strict anti-Ebola measures in place

Bangkok - The World Health Organization (WHO) has made an announcement declaring Ebola virus a global health emergency after a recent outbreak in the...

Armed Forces to destroy landmines on Aug 6

Bangkok - The Royal Thai Armed Forces (RTARF) will destroy 4,970 blacklisted landmines in its inventory according to guidelines in the Ottawa Convention signed...

British Airways, Lufthansa suspend Cairo flights

London (AP) — British Airways and Lufthansa both said Saturday they were suspending flights to Cairo for unspecified reasons related to safety and security. The...