Car Accident Statistics in August: 473 Accidents, 40 Kills & 600+ Injured

A friend of mine compiled the TMC stats for car accidents during the month of August and shared them in a graph. The numbers are alarming to say the least and nothing much is being done to prevent further accidents and promote road safety. I'm not sure how the numbers compare to previous months or last year, but 437 car accidents resulting in 40 casualties and over 600 injuries is A LOT in one month!…

Abdo Feghali Impressive Run Earns Him 4th Spot at 2018 Red Bull Drift Shifters

The 2018 edition of Red Bull Drift Shifters took place this year in Liverpool and Abdo Feghali "Dado" pulled an impressive run to end up in fourth spot overall, and one of four drivers to score over 4 million points in their runs. Red Bull Drift Shifters brings together the world's best drifters on a custom city track. The final results were as follows: Fredric Aasbø 5.08m Forrest Wang 4.86m Gaz Whiter 4.49m Abdo Feghali…
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Turkey To Renovate Tripoli’s Train Station, China Wants to Revive it

7 months ago
It appears that Chinese investors are interested in reviving the long forgotten railway between Tripoli and Syria while The Turkish General Directorate of Monuments and Museums has signed a collaboration protocol with the General Directorate ...
Automotive

I Spent Over 17 Hours In Traffic This Week!

8 months ago
It’s been three months since works started at the Jal el Dib bridge and traffic is getting worse by the day. In the last two weeks, they started closing additional sections on the highway and ...
Automotive

Don’t Blame Rising Gas Prices on the Government

8 months ago
It’s easy to blame the authorities here for everything and we’re usually right most of the time, but believe it or not, the rise in local oil prices is not something the government can control. ...
Automotive

Uber Offering Free Rides on Elections Day, Use Promo Code (Sawwet18)

9 months ago
Uber announced few weeks back that it’s offering free rides on Elections Day and has just unveiled the promo code to be entered on Uber’s ride-sharing mobile app. Two free rides (up to $7 per ...
Automotive

No Mécanique in 2018?

9 months ago
I don’t know how I missed this piece of information, but it appears that Interior Minister Mashnouq has issued a statement whereby all motorists who successfully passed the inspection last year will not need to ...
Automotive

Did Anyone Try City Centre Beirut’s New System to Locate Your Car?

9 months ago
I always forget where I park in malls, especially in ones that I don’t go to very often. Yesterday as I was leaving City Centre Beirut, I had completely forgotten where my car was, not ...
Automotive

Who’s Biking to Work Tomorrow?

9 months ago
The Chain Effect is organizing for the second year in a row a “Bike to Work” event whereas thousands of people will be leaving their cars at home and hitting the streets of Beirut with ...
Automotive

#UltimateEXPEDITION With Ford in Ras Al Khaimah, Dubai

10 months ago
A couple of weeks back, I flew to Dubai to a first hand experience with Ford’s latest SUV: the all-new 2018 Ford Expedition. We’ve already been to several experiences in Dubai with Ford and they ...
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