Proton sets up new 3S centre in Kuantan
KUANTAN: Proton has officially opened its new 3S (Sales, Service and Spare parts) centre in Kuantan - making it the third dealer outlet in the state of Pahang to carry the company’s new corporate id...
Caltex fuels the future campaign
PETALING JAYA: Visitors to the Caltex service station in Bukit Jalil today experienced a pleasant surprise when pulling up to refuel their vehicles.
Proton 1 Tank Adventure returns
PETALING JAYA: The second running of Proton’s 1 Tank Adventure, the event that invites Proton owners to experience the sights, sounds and cuisine of Malaysia while driving economically, is set to ki...
Delphi develops new tech to halve EV charging time
FRANKFURT: Delphi Technologies is the first in the industry with volume production of a 800 V silicon carbide (SiC) inverter, one of the key components of highly efficient next-generation electric an...
Volvo's entire product range electrified
GOTHENBURG: Volvo debuted the hybrid version of the XC40 SUV, the final model in the brand's entire product range to become available with an electrified powertrain.
The Honda Civic Type R fit for a King
PETALING JAYA: Honda Malaysia presented the Civic Type R to His Majesty Seri Paduka Baginda The Yang di-Pertuan Agong XVI Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah Ibni Almarhum Sult...
VW kicks off new chapter with updated logo
FRANKFURT: In a preview before the first Frankfurt Motor Show press day, Volkswagen unveiled their redesigned brand logo representing the company's fully electric and connected future.
Finland to back increase in fossil fuel taxes
OSLO: Finland’s new government will propose a tax increase later this year on fossil fuel used for transport, as well as measures to help expand electric-vehicle-charging networks, the country’s e...
Climate groups clamour for SUVs to be banned
FRANKFURT: Climate groups including Greenpeace and Deutsche Umwelthilfe called today for sports-utility vehicles (SUVs) to be banned as part of a wider campaign to curb pollution by the auto industry.
Toyota brings TNGA platform to small cars
BRUSSELS, Belgium: New platforms under the Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) philosophy have delivered a step-change in the ride, handling and styling of new models.
2020 2nd-gen Nissan JUKE launched in Europe
LONDON: The new 2020 second-generation Nissan JUKE compact crossover made its global debut recently in five cities across Europe (London, Paris, Milan, Barcelona and Cologne).
Catch the world premiere of Porsche Taycan tonight
STUTTGART: Porsche's first all-electric sports car, the Taycan, will celebrate its world premiere on Sept 4 September from 3pm CEST (9pm Malaysia) – on three continents at the same time at NewsTV.
Beetle convoy heads to VW Fest 2019
SHAH ALAM: Beetle Club Malaysia (BCM) recently organized their second-year Merdeka Convoy to VW Fest 2019 where 22 Beetle owners took part.
Ford to hold Ranger Raptor Deep Dive Workshop
KUALA LUMPUR: Sime Darby Auto Connexion (SDAC), the sole distributor of Ford in Malaysia, announced that the company will be holding its ‘Ranger Raptor Deep Dive Workshop’.
The initiative is free...
Aston Martin unveils first video of upcoming SUV
LONDON: Aston Martin had shared photos of an almost-complete prototype of the DBX in late 2018, showing off a sturdy capable of tackling extreme terrains from the Arctic to the sweltering deserts of t...
Ford's 2020 Explorer Hybrid amps up fuel efficiency
DETROIT: The hybrid version of Ford's family-oriented Explorer SUV recently received a refresh focused on improving the model's fuel economy - one of the variants has an EPA-estimated range of over 80...
Porsche's Macan Turbo gets an update
STUTTGART: Despite Porsche launching the Macan S in December with the company's "sport" designation, the new Macan Turbo's updated engine has power that outshines the athletic compact SUV by 80hp.
Sono unveils Sion's moss-covered interior
MUNICH: A few months after Sono Motors revealed the production exterior of the Sion EV, the company has unveiled its minimalist interior whose air is cleaned by integrated moss.
Mitsubishi opens showroom in Sitiawan
SITIAWAN: A new Mitsubishi Motors 3S centre (sales, service and spare parts) was opened in Sitiawan, Perak recently by authorised dealer Lofty Ambition Sdn Bhd.
New VW Golf enters final testing phase
WOLFSBURG: A new Golf is rolling up to the starting grid, marking the eighth generation, and VW is heralding its imminent arrival with a teaser photo showing the car in camouflage.
MINIfest returns with The 60 Years Special
PETALING JAYA: MINI Malaysia invites MINIacs to celebrate 60 passionate years of MINI which is taking place on Sept 7, 2019 at the Indoor Arena of Bukit Kiara Equestrian & Country Resort.
Volkswagen's former chairman Ferdinand Piech dies
FRANKFURT: Ferdinand Piech, Volkswagen AG’s former chairman and chief executive, who transformed the German company from a struggling midsized carmaker into a global automotive powerhouse, has died,...
The 'Oxford' rides again
KUALA LUMPUR: In 1955, a team of six Oxford and Cambridge university students armed with two Land Rovers embarked on a 10,000 mile journey on-land from London to Singapore and now, 64 years later, the...
Modenas Power Store opens in Kota Damansara
PETALING JAYA: Motosikal Dan Enjin Nasional (Modenas) has opened its flagship Modenas Power Store 3S (sales, service and spare parts) centre in the Kota Damansara area and features riding gear, test-...
Proton opens flagship 4S centre in Sabah
KOTA KINABALU: Fook Loi Corporation (Sabah) Sdn Bhd (Fook Loi), officially opened the first Proton
flagship 4S Centre in Malaysia and the opening ceremony was officiated by the Chief Minister of Sabah...
Hino Truck hits reliability milestone
PETALING JAYA: A Hino truck operated by courier company GD Express Sdn Bhd (GDEX) has reached one million kilometres without the need to go through an engine overhaul, and this was celebrated in a Rel...
1,200hp Drako GTE supercar revealed
SAN FRANCISCO: Silicon Valley-based startup Drako Motors unveiled last week its first production model, a limited production electric supercar called the Drako GTE.
2019 Audi A6 arrives here at RM590K
KUALA LUMPUR: The new 2019 Audi A6 sedan with a 3.0-litre TFSI quattro S tronic configuration has arrived in Malaysia, priced at RM589,900.
The 3.0-litre TFSI V6 turbocharged petrol engine accelerate...
Audi A8 L luxury sedan launched at RM880K
KUALA LUMPUR: The Audi A8 L flagship luxury sedan with a 3.0-litre TFSI quattro Tiptronic powertrain and mild hybrid technology is launched in Malaysia at RM879,900.
Only offered here in the long whe...