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NCP cars and the loss they inflict

Posted on April 24, 2014 at 10:22 am by
NCP cars and the loss they inflict

Most of the non-custom paid vehicles are brought from Japan to Afghanistan and then smuggled into Pakistan via different routes. The cost of these automobiles ranges from one-third to half of the actual price of the cars of the same make and model in the Pakistani market. These cars do…

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E-Lane Stickers – Why and how should you get one?!

Posted on April 24, 2014 at 9:24 am by
E-Lane Stickers – Why and how should you get one?!

For people who don’t know, E-Lane stickers are the badges on your car which lets you cross military check posts at Cantonment/DHA locations swiftly without any hassle. There is a separate lane reserved for vehicles that have the E-Tags on them. Now let me emphasize on why you should get…

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Karachi’s roads have become a long enduring advertisement

Posted on April 23, 2014 at 12:00 pm by
Karachi’s roads have become a long enduring advertisement

There used to be Karachi, a peaceful and rich Karachi, my parents often tell me. There also used to be uninterrupted cricket matches both in the city and on the TV but then the terrorism took over the matches in the city and advertisements took over the TV. The problem…

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Suzuki Wagon R: PakWheels Test Drive Review

Posted on April 23, 2014 at 10:28 am by
Suzuki Wagon R: PakWheels Test Drive Review

I was present at the unveiling ceremony of the much-hyped Wagon R by Pak Suzuki. I also gave my initial review about the Wagon R on the launch occasion and now I got to drive it at a Suzuki showroom. Many people were asking me specifically the comparison between a…

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Is CT200H a real Lexus or just a Prius with Lexus make-over?!

Posted on April 22, 2014 at 11:47 am by
Is CT200H a real Lexus or just a Prius with Lexus make-over?!

Last week when I was driving, I saw a Lexus CT200h in my rear-view mirror and I just went WOW! It looked amazing, specially the black one I saw, I let it pass by me because I wanted to see it from behind (could not have stayed ahead of it,…

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Protecting yourself from petrol pump frauds

Posted on April 22, 2014 at 10:48 am by
Protecting yourself from petrol pump frauds

This scam (almost) happened with us (me and my brother), a while back and our experience is being shared so that more people do not fall prey to these thieves. This is a common tactic being used at petrol pumps by the filling staff to rip-off the hard earned money…

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A gentle plea for Pakistani drivers – Follow the rules!

Posted on April 22, 2014 at 9:58 am by
A gentle plea for Pakistani drivers – Follow the rules!

Every year, vehicles on roads of Pakistan are increasing by large amounts which is fine but please, when you buy a car, there are certain rules to drive it on the road which we tend to forget or just ignore. Your car might be insured but many doesn’t have theirs.
This…

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Chinese father built a tank to gift it to his son on his birthday

Posted on April 21, 2014 at 11:23 am by
Chinese father built a tank to gift it to his son on his birthday

How would you respond if someone builds a tank for you that can fire cannons? Will you be showing it to everyone? But I think the person will be arrested by officials for having operational (sort of conventional weapons)  tank at home. Or may be a license required for this unique habit, I don’t know what…

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Caltex Chevron about to depart from Pakistan

Posted on April 21, 2014 at 10:00 am by
Caltex Chevron about to depart from Pakistan

Yes, the news is confirmed. After years of business in Pakistan, Caltex chevron is on closing stages. Caltex fuel stations were already few in numbers as compared to Shell and PSO but throughout their business era in Pakistan, Caltex provided good quality services. Joint venture of French-Pakistan fuel stations TOTAL…

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2014 Suzuki Wagon R – First impressions

Posted on April 19, 2014 at 9:44 am by
2014 Suzuki Wagon R – First impressions

Pak Suzuki launched Wagon R yesterday in a unveiling event held at Faletti’s hotel. According to them, before launching the Wagon R they carried out an extensive survey of the 1000cc user market to ask people their requirements for a new vehicle. Fuel efficiency came out as the most important…

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