Motor

EBL introduces Hybrid Electric Vehicle battery revitalising technology to Sri Lanka

/ Friday, 29 July 2016 00:00

  Edirisinghe Brothers Ltd. (EBL) announced the opening of Hybrid Hub, a purpose-built facility for the testing, conditioni...


Toyota appoints Sri Lankan Director for Toyota Lanka

/ Friday, 29 July 2016 00:00

Toyota-Tsusho Corporation, a member of Toyota Group Japan has recently appointed Manohara Atukorala as the Director of Toyota Lanka from July. ...


DIMO, University of Moratuwa celebrate top achievements of Sri Lankan race car

/ Thursday, 28 July 2016 00:00

DIMO Management together with the victorious TeamSHARK from University of Moratuwa celebrate ground-breaking achievements of Sri Lankan ra...


Toyota Lanka rewards top performers at National Dealer Conventions 2016

/ Wednesday, 27 July 2016 00:00

Toyota Lanka Ltd. celebrated ‘A Decade of Excellence-United’ at its Annual Spare Parts and After Sales Services Dealer Conve...


Negombo gets Suzuki inspection campaign from AMW

/ Wednesday, 27 July 2016 00:00

Associated Motorways Ltd. (AMW) held yet another session of their highly effective inspection campaigns for Suzuki and Suzuki Maruti motor vehicles...


‘Kansha’: Sterling’s way of presenting a night full of gratitude

/ Wednesday, 27 July 2016 00:00

A company that was founded with the prime objective of supplying high quality motor vehicles to different overseas markets from Japan celebrated j...


Anuradhapura gets Suzuki inspection campaign from AMW

/ Wednesday, 27 July 2016 00:00

Associated Motorways Ltd. (AMW) held yet another session of their highly effective inspection campaigns for Suzuki and Suzuki Maruti motor vehicles...


Würth Lanka to continue growth momentum with SAP implementation

/ Monday, 25 July 2016 00:00

The Würth team with Managing Director Rohan Amirthiah      Würth Lanka Ltd., the local subsidiary of German after-...


Land Rover launches extended warranty offer to customers

/ Monday, 25 July 2016 00:00

Land Rover launches extended warranty offer to customers SML Frontier Automotive, the sole authorised distributor of Land Rover in Sri Lank...


VIAL’s Business Conference 2016 echoes need for eco-friendly vehicles

/ Monday, 25 July 2016 00:00

Minister Harin Fernando addressing the Business Conference looked on by Ranjith Halwela, Sri Lanka Treasury, Dr. Lesly Gamini, ADGC, Custo...


Edirisinghe Brothers continues long tradition of pioneering steps in automotive engineering

/ Monday, 25 July 2016 00:00

The visionary team behind EBL (seated centre): EBL Managing Director Gamini Edirisinghe and (standing from left): EBL Hybrid Hub Co-Chief Operating...


Range Rover Evoque hits five years of UK production

/ Friday, 15 July 2016 00:00

The world’s most recognisable and luxurious compact SUV, the Range Rover Evoque, reached a historic milestone as it celebrated its f...


‘Automall’ brings AMW’s rock-solid reputation to Matara

/ Friday, 15 July 2016 00:00

Brought together by the common goal of providing outstanding customer experiences, AMW’s family keeps growing stronger with the opening of it...


Influential consumer magazine urges Tesla to disable Autopilot steering

/ Friday, 15 July 2016 00:00

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Consumer Reports magazine on Thursday urged Tesla Motors Inc to disable the automatic steering function on its electric vehi...


Honda Motor to recall 190,578 cars in India to replace Takata airbag inflators

/ Friday, 15 July 2016 00:00

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Japanese carmaker Honda Motor Co’s India unit is recalling 190,578 vehicles in the country to replace Takata Corp&rsquo...


Nissan launches auto drive features, stresses difference from hands-free driving

/ Thursday, 14 July 2016 00:00

  YOKOHAMA (Reuters): Nissan Motor Co. Ltd. launched a suite of semi-autonomous driving functions on Wednesday stressing they...


DIMO and University of Moratuwa unveil Formula Student 2016 race car

/ Thursday, 14 July 2016 00:00

  Diesel & Motor Engineering PLC (DIMO), a leading automobile company in Sri Lanka, together with the engineering student...


Honda co-develops first hybrid car motor free of heavy rare earth metals

/ Thursday, 14 July 2016 00:00

Reuters: Honda Motor Co Ltd. on Tuesday said it has co-developed the world’s first motor for hybrid cars that uses no heavy rare earth metals...


Kia Motors rolls out K5 plug-in hybrid electric vehicle

/ Thursday, 14 July 2016 00:00

  Kia Motors has started selling its K5 plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) along with the 2017 K5 lineup, Tuesday, Korea ...


Fiat Chrysler to offer rewards to hackers who help it find security flaws

/ Thursday, 14 July 2016 00:00

Reuters: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV will offer rewards of as much as $1,500 to ethical hackers who tell the auto maker about data security weakne...


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SL can’t sit on the sidelines; we must join the race for trade and jobs

29 July 2016

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe speaking recently in Singapore     The Prime Minister’s move to fast-track the FTAs with Singapore and China and a revised ETCA is a good move. He knows we cannot...


Jaffna University – When entitlement is rejected

29 July 2016

On 16 July, a clash happened between students at Jaffna University over the inclusion of Sinhalese cultural spectacles in the welcome event. Below is a brief of the events but a more in-depth report of the goings-on can be found on DBS Jeyaraj&rsq...


The New Republic: Making it or Faking it?

29 July 2016

A week and more ago, those of us who remembered celebrated humanity’s greatest adventure yet: our first (manned spacecraft) moon landing on 20 July 1969. And yet a significant segment of web-crawlers still believes that the whole operation w...


The Development (Special Provisions) Bill and the Coalition Government

28 July 2016

“The proposal made by Hon. Prime Minister, Ranil Wickremesinghe, in his capacity as the Minister of National Policies and Economic Affairs, to publish the Sri Lanka Sustainable Development Bill in a gazette and present the same in Parliament...


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