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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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Suzuki Wagon R launch – First images

Posted on April 18, 2014 at 3:46 pm by
Suzuki Wagon R launch – First images

These are the first images of the Suzuki Wagon R launch in Pakistan. It is indeed the same Karimun Wagon R from Indonesia as we told earlier.
Pak Suzuki revealed the following at the event:
There would be three variants of Wagon R; VX, VXR and VXL.
Prices would be as followed:
VX: 899,000
VXR:…

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Team PakWheels at the Suzuki Wagon R launch event

Posted on April 18, 2014 at 2:34 pm by
Team PakWheels at the Suzuki Wagon R launch event

Suzuki Wagon R launch event is currently ongong in Lahore but Suzuki officials are saying that the launch and unveil will have to face a little delay due to the rain in Lahore has made it difficult for some guests to reach.
Stay tuned to PakWheels for update on the blog…

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If CNG supply can continue for Metro Bus, than why not for others?!

Posted on April 18, 2014 at 12:31 pm by
If CNG supply can continue for Metro Bus, than why not for others?!

PakWheels’ Exclusive: Problems with public transportation and its irregularities are common in Pakistan. Major cities are dealing with severe traffic and transportation issues. Is there any spark you see to rehabilitate our public transportation? After Metro bus service in Lahore, some of the difficulties may get resolved, although other sources…

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Savaree is a car sharing app for Pakistan

Posted on April 18, 2014 at 11:19 am by
Savaree is a car sharing app for Pakistan

Public transport is a mess in Pakistan, whether it be any city in the entire country. Things got even worse after the government introduced CNG holidays and then came the death-traps also known as Qingqis; which miraculously carry 8 people including the driver despite the small 70cc motorcycle which pulls…

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