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Gregg sprints to top

Friday, September, 7 2018    

It was a battle to the finish for Kyle Gregg at the second sprint of the Drivers Rallysport Club's (DRC) 2018 season in Brighton River, St Elizabeth, on Sunday, August 26. The GB Energy/Texaco-sponsored driver kept his rivals at bay to secure maximum points in the... Read More

'Twas all 'Hype' at Slippery Wen Wett

Friday, September, 7 2018    

It was a welcome victory for Montegonian driver Cleve “Cutta Hype” Ottey in his Toyota Starlet at Slippery Wen Wett: The Return of the Hype, held at Pines Plaza, St Elizabeth, recently. Read More

Texaco goes LPG way

BY BRIAN BONITTO Associate Editor — Auto and Entertainment bonittob@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, September, 7 2018    

GB Energy Texaco, operators of the Texaco brand in Jamaica, has embarked on a programme to ensure the needs of its liquid petroleum gas (LPG) customers, as well as that of Jamaica are met. Read More

We're Ready!

Friday, August, 31 2018    

POLICE Commissioner Antony Anderson promises, when school reopens next week, members of the more than 300-strong Public Safety and Traffic Enforcement Branch (PSTEB) will be out in their numbers to ensure a smooth traffic flow, especially along the major corridors under... Read More

JUTC Pushes Out Earlier

BY BALFORD HENRY Observer senior reporter balfordh@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, August, 31 2018    

IN an effort to avoid the lengthy traffic delays due to road repairs, the Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) will be expanding its “early bird” service to Portmore, St Catherine, to provide some relief come Monday morning, the start of the new school... Read More

Eleven injured in Winston Jones Highway crash

Monday, August, 27 2018    

MANDEVILLE, Manchester — The Manchester Police say that a two-vehicle collision on the Winston Jones Highway after 8:00 am on Wednesday, August 22, resulted in the injury of 11 people. Read More

Hyundai freshens up its accent

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer | Friday, August, 24 2018    

For Hyundai, it starts with the Accent. The model leads the company's sedan line-up and, for 2018, it's been redesigned to offer a higher-value proposition compared to its rivals, with expectations to keep owners within the brand's vehicular... Read More

Dust settles on Vernamfield

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer | Friday, August, 24 2018    

AN era of Jamaica's motorsport came to an end at the venerable Vernamfield in Clarendon on Sunday, August 12. Dubbed One Last Vernam, One Last Time, the occasion was hosted by the National Drag Racing Circuit (NDRC). Read More

IMPROVED SERVICE - Transport group promises better experience

By Brian Bonitto Associate Editor — Auto & Entertainment bonittob@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, August, 24 2018    

AT least one public-passenger transport group service is promising commuters an improved service come mid-September. Read More

BMW X3: Three times the performance

BY RORY DALEY Observer writer | Friday, August, 17 2018    

The BMW X3 has always been in the middle of the brand's X line of sport utility vehicles; offering a combination of size and ability. Read More

Hagley Park Road traffic changes

Friday, August, 17 2018    

The National Works Agency (NWA) is advising the motoring public that traffic heading towards Half-Way-Tree along Hagley Park Road has been diverted on to West Road and East Road to exit on to Hagley Park Road by way of either Elspeth Avenue or Carpenter... Read More

Slippery Wen Wett on Sunday

Friday, August, 17 2018    

Pines Plaza's parking lot in St Elizabeth will be the venue for long-running dexterity series Slippery Wen Wett on Sunday. The event, dubbed The Return of the Hype, is scheduled to start at 2:00 pm. Read More

Double the fun for TJAM4x4 Club

Friday, August, 17 2018    

It was two days of fun for the hardcore and adventurous members of the Toyota Jamaica 4x4 Club (TJAM4x4Club) who made the trek to Paradise Park in Westmoreland last weekend.It was the club's first- ever overnight camping event. Read More

FARE HIKE UNLIKELY

BY BALFORD HENRY Observer senior reporter balfordh@jamaicaobserver.com | Friday, August, 17 2018    

DESPITE requests by the relatively new Transport Operators Development Sustainable Services (TODSS) with an aim to discuss a 100 per cent hike in route taxi fares, no meetings have been held so far. Read More

Motocross Summer Series in high gear

Friday, August, 17 2018    

COME September, round three of Irie Racing Motocross Summer Series is scheduled to return to DaCosta Farms in St Catherine. Read More



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