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ThrowBack Cars In Nigeria: BMW 3 Series E21 Review.

It was initially available as a 2-door sedan, to replace the 02 Series. At launch, all models used carburetted 4-cylinder engines, however fuel injected models were introduced in late 1975 and 6-cylinder engines were added in 1977. A cabriolet body style - manufactured by Baur - was available from 1978 to 1981.
The BMW E21 is the first generation of the BMW 3 Series compact luxury vehicle and was produced from 1975 to 1983.

Manufacturer
BMW

Production
1975–1983
1,364,039 built

Assembly
West Germany: Munich
Malaysia: Kuching (SMI)

Designer
Paul Bracq (1972)

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Posted on March 2017,09   // Author: Admin  

WCW: 15 Years Kimberly Anyadike becomes youngest African American female to pilot plane cross-country

Kimberly Anyadike is a record breaking 16 year old. She has a record breaking sister, Kelly Anyadike who is 17 years old and broke a record for being the youngest African-American girl to fly four vehicles in one day.

Kimberly Anyadike (born c. 1994) is known as the first Nigerian American teen to fly across the United States. Her Dad is an Igbo from Nigeria, and Anyadike means (Eye of a Warrior) in the Igbo language.

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Posted on March 2017,08   // Author: Admin  

Young boy builds a small tricycle in Aba, Abia state.

This image of a young boy that created a tricycle went viral on the internet last week. The young boy in Aba, Abia state.

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Posted on March 2017,07   // Author: Admin  

WCW: Meet Mrs Ijeoma Ekpereama, shares her ordeal as a commercial tricycle in the city of Lagos.

Survival Strategies of a Working Strong Woman: Each African woman has a unique story and history of challenges in a man dominated business environment. Meet Mrs Ijeoma Ekpereama, a graduate, the owner of this tricycle shares her ordeal as a commercial tricycle in the city of Lagos And given the recent economic recession in Nigeria. Some people have not allowed societal issues of inequality or bias to deter them of earning a living. Here is a quick CPN SALUTE to a determined and courageous Nigeria She has refused to be a victim of circumstance and has chosen to survival. Carpartsnigeria SALUTES Mrs IJEOMA EKPEREAMA ... Read more

Posted on March 2017,01   // Author: Admin  

The five most important characteristics that are considered when selecting a brake pad material

The material's ability to resist brake fade at increased temperatures

The effects of water on brake fade (all brakes are designed to withstand at least temporary exposure to water)

The ability to recover quickly from either increased temperature or moisture

Service life as traded off vs. wear to the rotor

The ability of the material to provide smooth, even contact with the rotor or drum (rather than a material that breaks off in chunks or causes pits or dents)

 

Car Parts Nigeria makes selling brake pads easy by coming to your home or office to diagnose or fix issues. You ca... Read more

Posted on February 2017,28   // Author: Admin  

Man Builds Helicopter That Can Fly As High As 7ft

Meet Mubarak Abdullahi; 24-year-old Kaduna resident who builds helicopters that can fly as high as 7ft. All from old car and bike parts.

 

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Posted on February 2017,27   // Author: Admin  

ThrowBack Thursday: First Airplane To Land In Nigeria.

It landed In Polo Field, Kano in the year 1925 Nigeria Airways Ltd., more commonly known as Nigeria Airways, is a defunct Nigerian airline. The company was founded in 1958 after the dissolution of West African Airways Corporation. It was wholly owned by the Government of Nigeria, and served as the country's flag carrier until it ceased operations in 2003. At the time of dissolution, the company's headquarts were at Airways House, located in Abuja. The airline's operations were concentrated at Murtala Muhamme... Read more

Posted on February 2017,23   // Author: Admin  

WCW: Asakpa, The Life Of A Female Taxi Driver

Her passion to be distinct and self-employed led Susan Asakpa to venture into the cab business. And though women have started emulating men in the area of commercial transportation, Susan Asakpa, a young university graduate in Abuja, is determined to take the venture a notch higher, by building a reputable organisation out of her cab business solely for other women that may be interested in her line of business. She is also hoping that it outlives her.

The graduate of accountancy from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, is no stranger to business. While observing the compulsory one-year National Youth Service in Taraba, she was i... Read more

Posted on February 2017,22   // Author: Admin  

Toyota seals deal with Suzuki on business partnership

Toyota President, Akio Toyoda (left) with Suzuki Chairman, Osamu Suzuki, during the announcement of the partnership last October

 

The coast is now clear for the business partnership between Toyota Motor Corporation and Suzuki Motor Corporation to take off as the two Japanese auto companies, Monday, sealed the final deal on the partnership . Recall that at a media briefing last October, the two companies announced their desire to work together with the aim to jointly contribute to what they described as resolution of social issues and achievement of sound and sustainable development of an automobile... Read more

Posted on February 2017,22   // Author: Admin  

Drone Taxis To Be Launched in Dubai

Ever dream of having a car that flies?
Without the day-to-day hassles and stress of moving in a traffic. Dubai, well known for its technological prowess has set an intriguing precedent for the rest of the world.

A flying drone taxi. Teams are working on hyperloop trains and driverless metro lines. Flying drone taxis seem to be a logical fit, looking at the bigger picture. Whether or not they can pull it off, is a different matter entirely, that much is certain. There are quite a few intriguing details about these taxis that warrant a closer look.

This particular model, the Ehang 184, can travel 62 miles an hour at a... Read more

Posted on February 2017,21   // Author: Admin