KUALA LUMPUR: Goodyear Malaysia recently donated used tyres to Sekolah Kebangsaan Seksyen 20 (SK 20) in Shah Alam to help impart the importance of recycling onto students for the sake of the environme...
COVENTRY: The all-new Peugeot 2008 SUV will be the second vehicle to follow the ‘choose your Peugeot, choose your powertrain’ philosophy when it arrives later this year.
Peugeot 2008 | Peugeot | SUV | COVENTRY | SUV segment | Cockpit | Drive Assist | Lane Positioning Assist | Full Park Assist | Speed limit recognition | WLTP | 50kWh | Driver Attention Monitoring | MyPeugeot | Automatic Emergency Brake Assist | Peugeot Smartbeam Assistance | BlueHDi | Adaptive Cruise Control | Stop & Go | Lane Departure Warning | Active Blind Spot Monitoring | Euro | PureTech | 2008
NEW YORK: Formerly identified by its codename AM-RB 003, Aston Martin’s latest mid-engined hypercar collaboration with Red Bull Advanced Technologies and Adrian Newey has been officially named the ...
NEW YORK | Aston Martin | Aston Martin Valhalla | Vantage | Red Bull Advanced Technologies | Adrian Newey | DB2 | Valkyrie | V6 | Coupe examples | Norse | Vantage designation | V | DB5 | Group Chief Executive Officer | President | Vanquish Vision Concept | V8 | Andy Palmer | Aston Martin Lagonda | 2005 | 1951
PUTRAJAYA: The Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry will meet with the Finance Ministry this month to finalise the targeted fuel subsidy scheme.
BERLIN: Getting your windscreen hit by a stone is always annoying, but not enough to make most drivers immediately get it fixed.
Conghui presenting Geometry A. Geely believes in keeping to its word, notably when it said in 2015 that more than 90% of the vehicles it would sell by 2020 would be ‘electric’ cars, either in pure...
MUNICH: BMW has finally released details of the rumoured 4-door 8 Series Gran Coupe, which is slated for a world premiere at the inaugural BMW Group #NEXTGen event here.
Barely a month after unveiling the M8, BMW has unveiled yet another variation of the 8 Series – the 8 Series Gran Coupe.
Suzuki introduced the all-new Jimny in its home market back in July 2018, before rolling the model out to various markets across the world.
It comes as no surprise that Proton’s best-selling model, the Saga, will be updated real soon.
STUTTGART: Porsche has unveiled two models that will be topping the mid-engine lineup thanks to their fresh new six-cylinder boxer engines: the 2020 Spyder and the 2020 Cayman GT4. On Tuesday, Porsch...
The X50 is based on the Geely Bin Yue (above) and is positioned as a rival to the Honda HR-V and the Toyota C-HR. SHAH ALAM: After the success of the Proton X70, customers are looking forward to the l...
X50 | Proton | Geely Bin Yue | C-HR | HR-V | Honda | Toyota | X70 | SHAH ALAM | 4S | SUV | Ammie Lim | Equipment list | 255Nm | 177ps | Geely Auto | Volvo Cars | China | RM75 | Japanese | Proton 3S | 3S | Jutania Otomobil Sdn Bhd | Petaling Jaya | Sea Park | Lane Departure Warning | Adaptive Cruise Control | Blind Spot Information System | Autonomous Emergency Braking | RM95 | 000 | RM75 | 000 | RM40 | 000 | RM25 | 000 | 2020
BEIJING: Tesla Inc. is revamping its organization in Asia to put more focus on China as the company prepares to start manufacturing in the world’s largest electric-car market, people familiar with t...
One in four people aged 80 or over drives a car every day, the Japanese government said in a survey published Tuesday.
Globally, deliveries are of sedans of all sizes and segments have been on a downtrend.
Proton is introducing a new insurance product that provides additional benefits to its consumers.
The Borgward BX5 first made its appearance in Malaysia in left-hand-drive form last April, and was initially set for a launch that following September.
Proton has organised a nationwide competition for university students, challenging them to come up with the most creative way to market the Proton X70. The automaker says that it is seeking to find st...
2019 Lexus NX 300 range officially launched – now with Lexus Safety System+, lowered prices fr RM314k
Lexus Malaysia has officially launched the 2019 Lexus NX 300, an updated version of the facelifted first-gen SUV that first surfaced in 2017.
Lexus NX 300 | SUV | Urban | AHS | Malaysia | Pre-Collision System | 8AR-FTS | LED projector headlamps | All | Customers | Torque Control AWD | NX 300 | NX 300h | LSS+ | Lexus | Lexus Safety System | LED chips | Brake Collision Assist | Lane Tracing Assist | NX 200t | LTA | Lane Departure Alert | LDA | LED daytime | Adaptive High Beam | ACA | Dynamic Radar Cruise Control | Active Cornering Assist | DRCC | 2019 | 2017
It looks like the new Nissan Leaf is on course for its mid-year debut in Malaysia, as announced during the KLIMS18 preview last year – three transporter loads of the second-generation all-electric v...
BMW Malaysia, together with distributor Lee Motors Autocare, have opened the doors to the revamped 4S Centre (Sales, Services, Spare Parts and Systems) in Kedah to better serve customers in the northe...
BMW | Lee Motors Autocare | Malaysia | Sales | Services | 4S Centre | Spare Parts | Kedah | Systems | Peninsular Malaysia | Eugene Lee | BMW Premium Selection | Sheer Driving | BMW Lifestyle | GKL | Isetta Bar | BMW Customer Lounge | Grand Klasse | Lorong Perak | Alor Setar | No. 86-C | Lorong Perak
BMW Malaysia has finally revealed the official price for the G02 BMW X4 xDrive30i M Sport, which goes for RM364,800. The locally-assembled Sports Activity Coupe (SAC) was first introduced at the end o...
X4 | BMW | G02 | Malaysia | Sports Activity Coupe | X4 CKD | BMW Tyre Warranty | ZF | B48 2.0 | RM365k | GLC 300 Coupe | RM35k | Mercedes-Benz | C253 | CKD | LED daytime running lights | LED headlights | RM400k | Carbon Black | Phytonic Blue | Alpine White | Flamenco Red | M Aerodynamics | RM380 | 000 | RM364 | 800
BERLIN: It sounds romantic: throw your luggage in the car and head off on your roadtrip vacation.
Musk has a history of being playful with his Twitter account.
STOCKHOLM: Sweden’s AB Volvo is joining forces with Nvidia to develop artificial intelligence used in self-driving trucks, in a boost for the US chipmaker that was ditched by Tesla last year.
TALLAHASSEE: Florida governor Ron DeSantis signed a bill late last week that would allow autonomous vehicles to be tested and operated without a backup human driver inside.
The job of a photographer is never an easy one.
SUBANG JAYA: Intent on tapping the wellspring of creativity, Proton has embarked on a nationwide quest to find students with leadership qualities to lead meaningful marketing campaigns centred on the...
PETALING JAYA: Have you ever driven or been in a car without any auto film?
MUNICH: BMW has published a series of ambiguous photographs by artist Thomas Demand of BMW's upcoming Vision M Next concept, a model that will allegedly represent what the "new era of Sheer Driving Pl...
The Hummer H3. NEW YORK: A zero-emission Hummer sounds as paradoxical as non-alcoholic whiskey, but General Motors Co. is mulling over the idea of building an electric vehicle that would bring the def...
SEOUL: Earlier this year, Kia began teasing a compact SUV with nothing but design sketches and badge images.
Volkswagen’s fleet of electric vehicles under the ID.
Porsche’s entry-level sports car and roadster have finally gotten the GT treatment and for the first time ever, the Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 and 718 Spyder shares the same technical base.
With visibility sometimes reduced to under 50 metres, driving through the torrential rain in Malaysia can be an absolute nightmare and let’s not even start with the parking that can be almost imposs...
We at AutoBuzz.my are strong advocates for the use of child seats and are in full support of the Government’s move of enforcing mandatory use of child seats by 2020.
BMW Choose Your World roadshow from June 21 to 23 – check out the new G02 X4, F39 X2 M35i and G05 X5
Recently, BMW Group Malaysia introduced a range of new models in its X family of SUVs – the G02 X4, F39 X2 M35i and G05 X5 – and now the company is inviting members of the public to check these ca...
G02 X4 | G05 X5 | BMW Group Malaysia | SUVs | X | Plaza Arkadia | F39 X2 M35i | Choose Your World | Intensity Interval Training | Strength | X3 | X1 | GLC 300 Coupé | Malaysia | M Performance | GALLERY | HIIT | Mercedes-Benz | BMW Choose Your World | F39 BMW X2 M35i | Outdoor Carpark 3 | RM640 | 000 | RM400 | 000 | RM380 | 000 | 23 | June 21
It’s no secret that Proton is preparing a facelift for the Saga as part of a wholesale rejuvenation of its entire lineup.
KUALA LUMPUR: Setel, Malaysia’s first mobile app for fuel payment at the pump, is now available at all Petronas stations in the Klang Valley.
PETALING JAYA: BMW Group Malaysia is organisng a roadshow in Kuala Lumpur to highlight its range of Sports Activity Vehicles.
BMW Group Malaysia | PETALING JAYA | Kuala Lumpur | Sports Activity Vehicles | Vehicles | Visitors | X1 | Test drives | Plaza Arkadia | Choose Your World | Stunt performances | X3 | X4 | X2 M35i | X5 | Keywords | Participants | BMW Lifestyle Merchandise | Intensity | Interval Training sessions | Playground Fitness | June 21 | 23
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysians are increasingly starting their car-buying purchases through online channels, with the Malaysian market forming the biggest in the region.
COLOGNE: Once summer arrives, sun protection lotion will be bought in increased quantities and, added to hand sanitiser use, such products are good for our health but bad for our cars.
LONDON: Idris Elba ("Luther," "Avengers" franchise, "The Jungle Book") and renowned rally driver Ken Block will star in a car-stunt series called "Elba vs.
Ken Block | Idris Elba | LONDON | Quibi | Elba vs. Block | Luther | Avengers | The Jungle Book | Actor | Block | DJ Elba | Car Tightrope | Streaming service | Ken | Flaming Obstacle Course | Wall of Death | Docklands | Jeffrey Katzenberg | Meg Whitman | Green Door Pictures for Quibi | YouTube | Gymkhana | EndemolShine UK | Workerbee | Guillermo del Toro | Antoine Fuqua | Jennifer Lopez | Steven Spielberg | 2020 | April 2020
32 years after BMW released its first ever 3 Series Touring, the brand has just unveiled the all-new sixth generation model, in an effort to combine the driving dynamics of the G20 3 Series with a wh...
NANJING: Chinese EV startup Byton has revealed three photos of the upcoming production M-Byte's interior; the creamy, quilted-leather cabin will feature a trio of touchscreens with the biggest one mea...
Getting fuel for your car from a tanker is probably one of the ideas petroleum companies thought of but never got to implementing.
Remember the jaw-dropping Lexus LC Convertible Concept awhile ago?
Running away from the cops is never a good idea; in fact it should never be an idea but if you’re mad enough to apply yourself in the real world, just like you would in Grand Theft Auto, make sure y...
The Alpine A110 is a back to basics lightweight, mid-engined, rear-wheel drive two-seater sportscar – the same formula as the original A110 Berlinette that won the 1873 Monte Carlo Rally.
Petronas Dagangan has announced the introduction of ROVR, the country’s first mobile refuelling service.
KUALA LUMPUR: Food delivery services are booming.
PARIS: PSA, owner of the Peugeot, Citroen and DS brands, will start assembling batteries for its hybrid and electric cars at its plant in Trnava, Slovakia, and later at its plant in Vigo, Spain.
2019 Mazda 3 Malaysia launch in July – hatchback and sedan, 1.5L and 2.0L engines, est price from RM137k
The fourth-generation Mazda 3 was officially revealed back in November 2018, and is set to make its local debut in Malaysia later in mid-July this year.
DALLAS: Toyota Motor North America has announced that most models with a 2020-year designation will be equipped with both "Auto Shut Off" and "Automatic Park" features.
HANOI: Vietnam's homegrown carmaker VinFast will deliver its first cars on June 17, the company said Friday as it showcased a factory in one of Asia's fastest growing economies.
JPJeBid online number plate bidding system to start in Federal Territory from June 21, with VDN plate series
The transport ministry has announced that the operational scope of the JPJeBid online vehicle number plate bidding system will be expanded from next week, when the road transport department (JPJ) will...
It’s Friday again, which means the weekly fuel price update resumes its normal run after the Raya festive period, and there’s more good news for RON 97 users, with the price of the fuel continuing...
The government will have a special programme for the disabled (OKU) to obtain a public service vehicle (PSV) license, which will allow them to be legal e-hailing drivers.
Express bus firms plying the Kuala Lumpur-Seremban route must now provide buses exclusively for women on a daily basis, transport minister Anthony Loke announced yesterday.
BANGKOK: The facelifted Honda BR-V, first available in Indonesia, is now making its way to Thailand. However, you can be sure Honda Malaysia will introduce the refreshed model in Malaysia soon eno...
PARIS: Alpine has released the A110S, the latest addition to the lightweight sports car range.
LONDON: Aston Martin will challenge for outright victory in the Le Mans 24 Hours race in 2021 with its Valkyrie hypercar, the British luxury sportscar maker announced on Friday after organisers rewrot...
Aston Martin | Andy Palmer | Adrian Newey | Le Mans | LONDON | British | Valkyrie | Toyota | World Endurance Championship | FIA | McLaren | Automobile Club de L'Ouest | V12 | Formula One | Red Bull | Williams | Japanese | Roy Salvadori | Carroll Shelby | American | Reuters | Ferrari | London Stock Exchange | RM717mil | RM359mil | RM13.2mil | 2018 | 1959 | 2021
PUTRAJAYA: Online bidding for Kuala Lumpur's "VDN" licence plate numbers will be opened from June 21, says Anthony Loke.
SHANGHAI: Audi, Nissan and other car makers are banking on talking cartoon characters and other virtual reality experiences to keep drivers and other occupants of future autonomous vehicles entertaine...
TOKYO: Mitsubishi's ASX compact SUV has been given a major makeover inside and out and enters showrooms with a new two-litre engine.
DALLAS: It was reported this week that Lexus will be launching a production version of the convertible LC concept that debuted at the Detroit Auto Show earlier this year.
The Ministry of Finance Malaysia has announced the updated prices of petrol and diesel fuels starting from 15th June to 21st June.
SETIA ALAM: Besides new variants of its popular Elf commercial trucks with 6-speed Automated Manual Transmissions (AMTs), Isuzu Malaysia has also launched a new 19-tonne Forward FVR34 variant.
KUALA LUMPUR: Following Mercedes-Benz Malaysia's launch of its flagship S 560 e and the subsequent showing of the EQC all-electric SUV, the company also showcased the C 300 e plugin hybrid electric v...
KUALA LUMPUR: The Mercedes-Benz flagship S-Class model range in Malaysia gets expanded with the inclusion of the S 560 e (W222) plugin hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) that boasts of up to 50km worth of...
S 560 e | PHEV | Mercedes-Benz | Malaysia | KUALA LUMPUR | Lithium-ion battery pack | V6 combustion engine | Magic Vision Control | S 400 | Wallbox | 700Nm | 476hp | RM6 | Agility Financing | W222 PHEV | 500Nm 3.0 | Nappa | Assist Plus | LED headlights | Adaptive Highbeam | RM658 | 888 | RM7 | 745 | RM6 | 588
KUALA LUMPUR: Mercedes-Benz Malaysia gave local members of the media a preview of the all-electric EQC in left-hand drive form following the launch of its flagship S 560 e plugin hybrid and the showca...
“Smashing” his way into the national badminton scene at just 17 years old, Datuk Lee Chong Wei’s career has taken him from a small town in Perak to the global stages of badminton.
Datuk Lee Chong Wei | Smashing | Perak | Datuk LCW | Myvi | F430Nothing | Silver medals | Super Series | World Championship | Olympic | RProbably | Lamborghini | Ferrari | GallardoLee Chong Wei | GT | Lamborghini Gallardo | Bentley Continental GTUsually | Nissan | World No.1 | Saya sudah berjaya | AventadorRemember | Images | Facebook | Chinese | GT-R
Alongside the brutish S 450 L, Mercedes-Benz Malaysia has added the new S 560 e PHEV, priced at RM658,888, to their luxury limousine line up.
Razer Pay is celebrating its partnership with the Malaysia Tech Week 2019 conference by tying up with Proton in a new contest.
Today’s official introduction of the Mercedes-Benz S 560 e plug-in hybrid and the ASEAN premiere of the all-electric EQC also saw Mercedes-Benz Malaysia displaying the new C 300 e as a technology sh...
UMW Toyota Motor has released a new price list for its range of cars, and all figures are unchanged except for that of the Toyota Camry 2.5V. The D-segment sedan is now priced at RM196,888 on the road...
UMW Toyota Motor | Camry | Toyota Camry 2.5V | Safety Sense | D-segment sedan | Beautiful Monster | LED daytime running lights | LED turn signals | LED fog lamps | CBU | Thailand | TNGA | KLIMS 2018 | Lane Departure Alert | Camry 2.5 | Steering Assist | 2AR | XV50 | Pre-collision System | Blind Spot Monitor | Dynamic Radar Cruise Control | Automatic High Beam | Rear Cross Traffic Alert | Graphite Metallic | Red Mica | Silver Metallic | Pearl Mica | Burning Black CS | Toyota | Optitron | JBL | HUD | RM189 | 900 | RM6 | 988 | RM196 | 888 | 2018
BERLIN: There are lots of things that can go wrong when a bicycle is mounted to your car, from unexpectedly long braking distances to something falling off and hitting the car behind you.
Le Maire denied he was responsible for derailing the proposed Renault-FCA merger.
PARIS: Alpine is expected to take advantage of the 87th annual 24 Hours of Le Mans event in France on June 15 and 16 to unveil the sport version of the A110. The brand has posted six teaser photos on...
SEOUL: South Korean battery maker LG Chem Ltd said on Thursday it had signed an agreement to set up a joint venture with China’s Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd to produce batteries for electric vehic...
A motorcycle airbag vest. — Image from Amazon.com BERLIN: Airbags for motorcyclists can reduce the risk of injury from falls at high speeds.
SETIA ALAM: Isuzu Malaysia has launched new variants of its popular Elf and Forward commercial trucks, with 6-speed Automated Manual Transmissions (AMTs) and a 19-tonne Forward variant.
SAN FRANCISCO: Elon Musk announced on Tuesday that the company has some new products in the works including a car with a 644km range, the first Tesla-branded electric pickup truck (above), and maybe e...
After a series of teasers and previews, Mercedes-Benz has finally unveiled its latest compact SUV – the GLB Class.
They’ve teased us with a concept in 2015, whet our appetites with a concept in 2018 and riled us up with a video of it slippin’ and slidin’ on ice earlier this year but it’s getting closer.
Yes, you heard it right. As if the previous price tag of RM189,900 did not raise enough alarms, UMW Toyota Motor has updated its asking price for the new Camry to RM196,888; although prices for the re...
SAN FRAMCISCO: The first heavily automated mass-market vehicles for consumers could go on sale as soon as 2022, if one or more vehicle manufacturers adopt a new sub-US$500 lidar sensing package being ...
LONDON: Aston Martin Lagonda’s second British plant has started to produce cars, as the latest pre-production models of its first SUV, the Aston Martin DBX, are built.
WASHINGTON: Uber Technologies Inc unveiled its newest Volvo self-driving car in Washington on Wednesday as it works to eventually deploy vehicles without drivers under some limited conditions.
WASHINGTON | XC90 | Uber Technologies Inc | Volvo | Washington | Raquel Urtasun | Ford Fusion Hybrid | Argo AI | Hyundai Motor Co | Sweden | No. | Uber Advanced Technologies Group | Ford Motor Co | U.S. | Detroit | Carmakers | Alphabet Inc's Waymo | Arizona | Lyft Inc | Kia Motors Corp | South Korea | Aurora | General Motors Co | Tel Aviv | Israel | January 2018 | 2019
SAN FRANCISCO: Uber on Tuesday selected Melbourne, Australia, as the first non-US city for its aerial ridesharing service that is expected to launch in 2023, as it unveiled new partners for the ambiti...
SEOUL: Hyundai Motor Co said today it would invest in self-driving car software startup Aurora along with Kia Motors Corp to speed up development of autonomous vehicle technologies.
The all-new fourth generation Nissan Almera has been sighted in Thailand, just two months after the model was first shown to the public in Florida.
Nissan Almera | Thailand | Florida | Nissan | B-segment sedan | N18 | US | High Beam Assist | Lane Departure Warning | Intelligent Driver Alertness | Rear Cross Traffic Alert | Rear Automatic Braking | Automatic Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection | Blind Spot Warning | Intelligent Cruise Control | Indonesia | Honda City | ASEAN | Malaysia | Eco Car | 2012 | 2014
Effective today, the selling price for the all-new Toyota Camry has been raised by RM6,988, bringing the new price to RM196,888 (excluding insurance).
Just two days after going on sale in Thailand, the Mercedes-Benz C300e has been revealed in Malaysia alongside two other electrified models, the S560e as well as the EQC.
The Swedish government has set a target of becoming neutral by 2045.
Mercedes-Benz Malaysia has introduced the electric EQC here in Malaysia, marking the debut of the company’s EV in the Southeast Asian region.
Mercedes-Benz Malaysia has introduced the new S560e in Malaysia, adding a plug-in hybrid to its S-Class line-up.
Mercedes-Benz Malaysia has just launched the new S560e plug-in hybrid, retailing at RM658,888, with Agility Financing starting from RM6,588. On the outside, there’s not much to distinguish the new p...
BMW Group Malaysia, in partnership with ParkEasy, Shell Malaysia, and Sunway Group, has unveiled the new ‘Reserve + Shell Recharge Bays’ at Sunway Pyramid shopping mall.
Malaysia | BMW Group Malaysia | Sunway Pyramid | ParkEasy | Reserve + Shell Recharge Bays | Recharge Bays | Sunway Group | Shell | Bays | Hotel | EV | Perak | Weil Hotel | Parking zone | Malacca | Plug-In Hybrid | Penang | Banjaran Hotsprings Retreat | Sunway Velocity | Sunway Pinnacle | BMW i Wallbox Plus | Type 2 | Ramada Plaza | Kuala Lumpur | Bangsar Shopping Centre | Level CP2 | 740Le xDrive | Park Easy