Tag Archives: for

No cars, ACs for Uttarakhand govt till schools get chairs

HIGHLIGHTS “Don’t all officers sit on cushioned chairs? So why not students?”, the Uttarakhand HC asked. The court had directed the hill state’s government in November 2016 to provide “at least bare minimum infrastructure”. File photo used for representation. NAINITAL: Riled over non-implementation of its order to provide basic facilities in government schools of Uttarakhand, the high court on Thursday ... Read More »

Vote for the best air and auto shows, races, NASCAR tracks and casinos

This summer, Readers’ Choice is setting out to name the best motorsports races, American air and car shows, NASCAR tracks and U.S. casinos, and we need your help. Our panel of travel experts have nominated their 20 favorites in each category, and now it’s time for you to weigh in and help us pick our winners. Click on each category ... Read More »

Looking for a used car? A new used car retailer is coming to the Grand Strand

CarMax, a used car retailer, is coming to Myrtle Beach, located at 4649 Factory Stores Blvd, acting as the fourth location in South Carolina along with Charleston, Greenville and Columbia. According to CarMax public relations representative Dietta Slayton, the Myrtle Beach location will have around 200 vehicles in stock, and will operate with other CarMax stores to transfer vehicles across ... Read More »

Need a new car? Here are 31 hatchbacks for less than R200 000

Image: Wheels24 / Charlen Raymond Cape Town – South Africa’s economy is still reeling from its downgrade to junk status. With an increase in vehicle prices and inflation, many motorists are bearing the brunt of the ailing auto industry. The new car market is especially affected by the poor economy as consumers are finding that much harder to purchase a new ... Read More »

Review: ‘Cars 3’ a vehicle for Lightning McQueen’s maturation

In “Cars 3,” Lightning McQueen’s mind is strong, but his flesh is weak. Er, metal. His metal is weak. For his third lap around the cinematic track, the Owen Wilson-voiced red racecar faces a great horror: his impending obsolescence. When the movie opens, he’s eating up pavement quicker than any other car on the circuit, until Jackson Storm (Armie Hammer) comes along. ... Read More »

Russ Darrow Group ranked first in Wisconsin for used car sales

Russ Darrow Group was again ranked as the number one used car dealer in Wisconsin based on results compiled by Automotive News and published in the publication’s March 2017 issue. Darrow was ranked number 43 in the country, selling 13,691 used vehicles in 2016, an increase of more than three percent when compared to the group’s 2015 used car sales. ... Read More »

10 Best New-Car Deals For June 2017 By KBB.com

IRVINE, Calif., June 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — To kick off the summer selldown season, the expert editors at Kelley Blue Book www.kbb.com have compiled a list of their top 10 lease, financing and cash back deals for new models available this month from a variety of automakers. “With many of these offers available through the Fourth of July holiday weekend, ... Read More »

New York Auto Show Model Claims Hyundai Fired Her for Having Her Period

A model working with Hyundai at the New York International Auto Show in April claimed that she was fired from her post after she got her period at work, according to The New York Post. According to the Post, 27-year-old Rachel Rickert was told by her agent Erika Seifred on April 15 that she had been let go. “Hyundai heard ... Read More »

Sault Area Auto Show set for Saturday

The Sault Area Auto Show will return for its eighth straight year this weekend. The event, which will once again be held on the grounds of Sault Ste. Marie’s City Hall, runs from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Registration for participating car owners lasts from 10 a.m. until noon and the cost is $10. Along with a laundry list ... Read More »

Stunning car babe ‘FIRED for having her period’

DISCRIMINATING: Rachel has filed an official complaint Stunning blonde Rachel Rickert had been booked to model at the high-profile New York International Auto Show for Hyundai. The 27-year-old was greeting guests at the booth in a black dress when she left for a toilet break. But she didn’t manage to get there in time to change her tampon. Tokyo’s Auto ... Read More »