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Test-drive Peugeot 408 and stand chance to win attractive pr...
09 July 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Peugeot Malaysia is running two campaigns that ties into the world of fashion. The first one offers the public a driving experience behind the all-new 408 as well ...
MAN presents electric, hydrogen and diesel drive systems
09 July 2024
MUNICH: In the run-up to the IAA Transportation 2024, MAN Truck & Bus gave a preview of its trade fair appearance in September at the beginning of July. The focus of the test d...
Bridgestone provides tyres to Olympic and Paralympic Games P...
09 July 2024
PARIS: Bridgestone Corp is contributing a variety of tires, services and performance products at the Olympic and Paralympic Games Paris 2024. As a Worldwide Olympic and Paralym...
Hybrid Honda Prelude Concept to make Euro debut at Goodwood
09 July 2024
LONDON: It's been known for some time now that Honda is bringing back the Prelude nameplate. In keeping with the times, it will be offered as a hybrid. In its latest announce...
Porsche stops production of some combustion models early
09 July 2024
FRANKFURT: Porsche is sticking to its guns in its transition to electric vehicles, bringing forward the end of production of some internal-combustion models, the carmaker's head of...
Chery launches €28,000 Omoda 5 in Italy as it plans Europe e...
08 July 2024
MILAN: Chery Auto is starting sales in Italy with a petrol version of its Omoda 5 crossover SUV, priced from €27,900 (RM143,000), as the automaker assesses its options to expand it...
China's Maxus takes on VW's Transporter with new electric va...
08 July 2024
BEIJING: China's automotive industry is picking up even more speed – not just in everyday electric cars, but also in the commercial vans. While everyone is watching BYD, Nio, an...
BYD acquires 20% stake in Thai dealer Rever Automotive
08 July 2024
BANGKOK: BYD will acquire a 20% stake in its local distributor Rever Automotive in Thailand, its largest market outside of China where it is an electric vehicle market leader, the ...
More powerful Maeving RM1S electric motorcycle launches in U...
08 July 2024
LONDON: British electric motorcycle maker Maeving has expanded its US line-up with its RM1S model. Priced at US$8,995 (RM43,000) and initially launched in California with additi...
BMW gets approval for combination of Level 2 and Level 3 aut...
08 July 2024
MUNICH: BMW says it is the first carmaker in the world to receive approval for a combination of a Level 2 driving assistance system (the BMW Highway Assistant) and a Level 3 system...
Hydrogen buses to power Sarawak Metro’s KUTS project
08 July 2024
KUCHING: Sarawak Metro Sdn Bhd will buy 55 additional hydrogen buses for its ambitious Kuching Urban Transport System (KUTS) project. These buses will serve as the feeder bus ne...
Hyundai and Hilton Grand Vacations to team up on enhancing c...
08 July 2024
TOKYO/SEOUL: Hyundai Motor and Hilton Grand Vacations APAC & Hawaii (HGV) have agreed to work together to expand customer electric vehicle (EV) experience and discover potentia...
Toyota finds no new wrongdoing in certification probe
08 July 2024
TOKYO: Toyota Motor did not find any new cases of wrongdoing in the certification applications of its car models beyond the ones it had already reported last month, the Japanese au...
Renault's promo videos showing controversial hand sign spark...
08 July 2024
SEOUL: Renault Korea, the South Korean subsidiary of French carmaker Renault, is grappling with a backlash over promotional videos that included a controversial finger-pinching ges...
Toyota Australia introduces V-Active 48-Volt tech to 2024 Hi...
07 July 2024
SYDNEY: Toyota Australia has introduced V-Active technology to the Hilux to deliver better fuel efficiency as well as improved smoothness, response and off-road prowess. V-Activ...
If you're buying a used car, the mileage doesn't tell the wh...
07 July 2024
MUNICH: Many might hesitate before buying a used car that has already got 100,000km or far more on the odometer. But think twice, as a higher mileage is not necessarily bad news, s...
Geely's Radar Auto named Riddara for foreign markets, to ent...
06 July 2024
BANGKOK: Geely Holding Group's Radar Auto brand for electric pickup trucks will use the Riddara brand in overseas market. Riddara also announced its participation in the 41st Th...
New cars have gained nearly 400kg in seven years
06 July 2024
LONDON: The average weight of new cars has increased by almost 400kg in just seven years, according to British website Autocar. The widespread popularity of SUVs and the rise of...
Caterham car uses Puma HC2 helicopter parts in special tribu...
06 July 2024
LONDON: Caterham and the UK's Royal Air Force (RAF) have unveiled a special one-off car built using exterior and interior components from a Puma HC2 helicopter. The Caterham Sev...
Redtiger F4 dashcam improves safety with voice-control tech
06 July 2024
ZHOUSHAN CITY (China): A Chinese automotive electronics maker says it is upgrading the driving experience with the launch of the F4 dashcam. The Redtiger device integrates voice...