Tag Archives: automotive

  1. Al Habtoor Motors Ramadan promotion assures perfect peace of mind for Mitsubishi customers

    Al Habtoor Motors, the official distributor of Mitsubishi in the UAE, lines up an exciting array of benefits for Mitsubishi SUV customers during the Holy Month. The Ramadan offer promises a rewarding drive with Mitsubishi – the best value Japanese vehicles with a hassle free drive until Ramadan 2022. Furthermore, all vehicles come with Free […]

    April 24, 2021BusinessNo comments
  2. Price Increase with Kerosene, Diesel & Gas For April

    Barbadian consumers will be paying more for petroleum products, effective midnight, Sunday, April 4. The retail price of gasoline, diesel, kerosene and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) will increase, in keeping with prices for these products on the international market. Gasoline will be sold at $3.77 per litre, an increase of 20 cents; the price of […]

    April 5, 2021Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  3. Lotus Evija hypercar returns to the Middle East

    The Lotus Evija hypercar has returned to the Middle East for a month-long tour of the region. It previously visited Dubai and Abu Dhabi in September 2019 as part of a world tour that included North America, Japan and China. The car’s appearance was a huge success with numerous VIP private viewings and several customers […]

    March 13, 2021TechnologyNo comments
  4. SR1 Cup added to Radical Caribbean Cup for 2022

    The organiser of the Radical Caribbean Cup (RCC) has confirmed that it is to expand its regional championship in 2022 and include the ‘entry level‘ SR1, to complement the SR3, which has been the sole chassis raced in the category since it was established in 2015; there will be two separate championships going forward, with […]

    March 6, 2021RallyNo comments
  5. New Online Process for Vehicle Registration and Commercial Renewal

    Effective Monday 11th January 2021, the Barbados Revenue Authority will process first-time vehicle registrations for private and commercial motor vehicles as well as registration renewals for commercial vehicles online only. Payments will be facilitated through the SurePay online payment platform, or its physical outlets. The Authority is also looking to expand the payment facility […]

    January 13, 2021Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  6. BRA urges Patience with Vehicle Sticker Reminder

    The Barbados Revenue Authority (BRA) reminds the public that registration stickers for privately owned vehicles are issued via the post. Please be informed that the revised process introduced in response to the current pandemic environment remains as follows: Owners of private vehicles are no longer required to visit the Authority‚Äôs offices to collect registration stickers. […]

    December 23, 2020Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  7. “WAYNE” with Mark McKenna, Ciara Bravo and Jon Champagne

    Wayne, a 16 year-old Dirty Harry with a heart of gold, sets out on a small two stroke road bike from Boston to Florida with his new friend Del to get back the shit-hot 79′ Trans-Am that was stolen from his father before he died.

    November 5, 2020Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  8. Barbadian Expat David Gittens on the Ikenga GT – the spiritual Supercar

    ‘Brown Car Guy & Buddies’ – Meet David Gittens, the first black supercar designer – he created and built the Ikenga GT supercar over half a century ago – that’s after being a staff photographer on Car & Driver in 1958!

    October 30, 2020Technology, Video GalleryNo comments
  9. Black Car Designers & Racing Drivers You Never Heard Of!

    As part of UK’s Black History Month, in this episode “browncarguy” looks at Black Motoring History – including car building and design, driving and touring, and of course motor sports. Some amazing events and individuals emerge, people who were pioneers and struggled against the odds to accomplish the extraordinary…

    October 29, 2020Technology, Video Gallery1 comment

    Roger Hill and Barry Mayers are joint leaders of the Barbados Rally Club’s (BRC) Champion Driver title chase following the coronavirus-delayed start to the season at last month’s HammerTime 20, jointly organised with the Motoring Club of Barbados Inc (MCBI). Mayers leads the 2wd Championship too, while there are also joint leaders of the 4wd […]

    September 5, 2020RallyNo comments

    Police arrested and formally charged Rohan Ramon Spooner, 28 years, of Pool Land No. 1, St. John after seen driving on the evening of the 22nd this month along the Ronald Mapp Highway, St Thomas. 1. Breach of Curfew 2. Driving a vehicle without insurance 3. Used a vehicle when it was not registered with […]

    April 24, 2020Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments

    With the Barbados Rally Club’s (BRC) innovative new ‘Test Stage’ just two weeks away (March 28), preparations are in high gear for the domestic rally and speed event season. As island drivers bring their competition cars to full readiness, so the local entries for Sol Rally Barbados have been flowing in, with last year’s winners […]

    March 18, 2020RallyNo comments
  13. Flow King of the Hill joins St John We Gatherin’ calendar

    Flow King of the Hill, the annual precursor to Sol Rally Barbados, is set for major growth in the second year since its return to the iconic Stewart’s Hill venue in the island’s south-east corner. Scheduled for Sunday 24th May, the event has been adopted by the committee responsible for the parish of St John’s […]

    February 18, 2020RallyNo comments

    Sol Rally Barbados is inscribed on the calendar of the world governing body, the Federation Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA), for the first time in 2020 as it becomes a round of the NACAM Championship. The 31st running of the Barbados Rally Club’s (BRC) premier event is scheduled for Friday to Sunday, May 29 to 31, […]

    January 19, 2020Featured, RallyNo comments

    Roger Skeete, the most successful driver in the history of the Barbados Rally Club’s (BRC) premier event, is switching roles with son Dane for Sol Rally Barbados 2019, the event’s 30th running. With 13 victories under his belt, ‘The Sheriff‘ is stepping down to facilitate “an all-Barbadian crew capable of taking the attack to them […]

    March 25, 2019RallyNo comments