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Car imports fell by 51 percent in the fiscal year 2013-14

Posted on July 22, 2014 at 5:06 PM by
Car imports fell by 51 percent in the fiscal year 2013-14

Imported cars are showing up on Pakistani roads in better numbers, leading us to almost believe that Pakistanis have forfeited the resale culture and now seek value for their hard earned money. But statistics reveal otherwise. In the fiscal year of 2013-14, import of cars have fallen immensely by 51%…

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Highway Toll Plazas will be computerized

Posted on July 22, 2014 at 2:22 PM by
Highway Toll Plazas will be computerized

Computerization is synonymous to technological advancement in Pakistan, a county which is strife with corruption and a digital system would only do its best in bringing down, and yet, that is the reason why we’re slow to move from typewriters and ‘parchi’ system to computers. National Highway Authority (NHA), though…

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The Karachi Auto Show is coming!

Posted on July 18, 2014 at 5:35 PM by
The Karachi Auto Show is coming!

PakWheels, the last bastion of automotive lust in Pakistan is also the country’s largest automotive fraternity which goes on all cities around the country all year to organize a festival of speed, leather, torque, horsepower, technology, beauty, it is a celebration of everything automotive. The time of the year is…

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Booking opens for the 2014 Toyota Corolla

Posted on July 16, 2014 at 2:29 PM by
Booking opens for the 2014 Toyota Corolla

There’s still some time remaining in the launch event of new Corolla, but Indus Motor Company announced today i.e., Wed, July 16th, that the booking for their new Corolla has initiated. Meaning that you can now walk into the Toyota dealership and book one car right now and wait quite…

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2014 Toyota Corolla prices are out!

Posted on July 15, 2014 at 2:41 PM by
2014 Toyota Corolla prices are out!

UPDATE: News pictures added.
The biggest event of the year is just over the horizon for the automotive enthusiasts. While Honda has released an TV advertisement to show the country that they are very much present too, Toyota has just released the prices of the new Corolla.
Just recently, Toyota Eastern Motors…

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Rediscover Pakistan through Moin Khan’s lens

Posted on July 12, 2014 at 6:40 PM by
Rediscover Pakistan through Moin Khan’s lens

Ever since terrorists began to blow us up, we’ve been the victims, and the perpetrators in the eyes of the world as well. So Pakistanis try to do what they can by showing the different side of Pakistan every now. While Dawn shows us the ultra-elitist lifestyle, a blogger with…

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A day with the bus drivers of Karachi

Posted on July 9, 2014 at 4:48 PM by
A day with the bus drivers of Karachi

We all know that bus driving in Karachi isn’t an easy job. Tempers, robbery, police, condition of buses, CNG holidays and so are just the tip of the problems that the both drivers and passengers face but, a film made by RSA Pakistan Calling in partnership with University of Karachi’s…

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NUST Formula NAS14 is Pakistan’s bet for the Formula Student Championship

Posted on June 23, 2014 at 3:58 PM by
NUST Formula NAS14 is Pakistan’s bet for the Formula Student Championship

Formula Student Championship is like an apprenticeship for students of automotive engineering to make their way into the pinnacle of motorsports i.e., Formula One and automotive companies to create the cars for today and tomorrow. But like any job, you first need to get internships and then gradually make it…

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The evolution of Pakistani Corolla in one single infographic

Posted on June 6, 2014 at 12:43 PM by
The evolution of Pakistani Corolla in one single infographic

Infographics are cool, they are an interactive image giving information about everything in one single page with immediate facts and figures. We thought that the new Corolla, perhaps the best selling car in Pakistan is around the corner, so we created an infographic detailing the evolution of Corolla in Pakistan.
There…

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17.4 per 100,000 people die in road accidents in Pakistan

Posted on June 6, 2014 at 10:37 AM by
17.4 per 100,000 people die in road accidents in Pakistan

We have always wondered about the statistics of deaths occurring through accidents as we don’t have good roads and even worse safety measures taken to secure our roads and the people that drive on them. The response time for an accident on the highway would be just drastic as well…

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