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Evergreen Mercedes G-Class gets another makeover
31 October 2023
BERLIN: The seemingly endless story of the Mercedes G-Class continues, with news that the Stuttgart maker will not be phasing out the chunky G-wagon any time soon after all. Instea...
StarCarSifu Editors’ Choice Awards 2023: A reason to win
31 October 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: After months of tracking and evaluating the cars of 2022/23, the winners of the StarCarSifu Editors’ Choice Awards 2023 were finally announced at a presentation event...
Poor compliance to traffic rules, says JPJ
31 October 2023
JITRA: The awareness and compliance among motorists to traffic rules and regulations, involving commercial vehicles, is still low, said Road Transport Department (JPJ) senior enfor...
Union reaches deal with GM, ending strike against Detroit au...
31 October 2023
Union workers picketing outside the Ford Michigan assembly plant in Wayne last month. — Reuters DETROIT: General Motors and the United Auto Workers (UAW) struck a tentative deal...
StarCarSifu Editors' Choice Awards 2023: Big wins for BMW, P...
30 October 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: The 2023 edition of the StarCarSifu Editors’ Choice Awards saw Proton, Toyota and BMW emerging as the big winners. Proton X90 Flagship won the Local Car of the Yea...
Govt drawing up p-hailing guidelines for road safety, says L...
30 October 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: P-hailing operational guidelines are being developed to ensure the safety of riders and other road users, says Anthony Loke. The Transport Minister said the P-hail...
EPMB launches RM30mil car seat plant in Tanjung Malim
30 October 2023
(From left) Huang, Ahmad Razlan, Saarani, Hamidon and Li. KUALA LUMPUR: EP Manufacturing Bhd (EPMB) has launched its RM30mil hi-tech car seat manufacturing facility in Tanjung Mal...
MyEG, subsidiary get three-year contract extension from JPJ
30 October 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) has extended the services contracts of My EG Services Bhd (MyEG) and its wholly-owned unit, MY EG Sdn Bhd (MYEGSB), for three year...
Electrifying future of mobility
30 October 2023
STARPICKS Volvo's PHEVs provide a refreshing solution as the perfect first step for owners who might not have immediate access to charging facilities or those who occasionally fre...
Solar company Verdant Solar offers free Tesla Model Y in sal...
30 October 2023
A Verdant Solar home installation. KUALA LUMPUR: Solar company Verdant Solar has announced a Tesla Model Y giveaway when Malaysians install a residential solar panel installation ...
VW ID.3 passes ADAC endurance test with flying colours
30 October 2023
MUNICH: Europe's largest automobile association ADAC has given the Volkswagen ID.3 a positive review after conducting an endurance test on the vehicle. The test involved driving...
Mercedes E-Class and EQE SUV earned Euro NCAP praise over as...
30 October 2023
STUTTGART: Euro NCAP has awarded two Mercedes-Benz vehicles, the E 400 e 4MATIC Saloon and the EQE 500 4MATIC SUV, for their high-performance assistance systems. Both vehicles r...
Hyundai overhauls design ops to better prepare for all-elect...
30 October 2023
SEOUL: Hyundai Motor Group has announced the formation of the Hyundai Motor Group Global Design Division, which will focus on designing all-electric vehicles and future mobility so...
Volvo to build EX30 in Belgium as part of global capacity bo...
30 October 2023
GOTHENBURG: Volvo Cars has announced that it will begin production of its new fully electric EX30 at its Ghent plant in Belgium from 2025. The decision comes in response to high...
Lamborghini and Ducati working on bike-to-car communication ...
30 October 2023
BOLOGNA: Ducati recently took part in a demonstration to showcase the effectiveness of motorcycle-car connectivity systems developed through the Connected Motorcycle Consortium (CM...
Vinnie Jones picks Isuzu D-Max AT35 for Discovery TV shoot
30 October 2023
LONDON: Car makers love celebrity endorsement. It's good for the brand and it helps boost sales. Isuzu UK is feeling that way after award-winning actor Vinnie Jones decided to c...
Proton HQ gets 100kWh DC fast charger, open to public
29 October 2023
Haikal (left) with Roslan at the new Gentari DC fast charger installed at Proton's headquarters. SUBANG JAYA: One more public fast charger has arrived with the introduction of a 1...
Tesla faces automated driving rival in Geely and Baidu EV
29 October 2023
SHANGHAI: Competition is intensifying in China’s automated-driving scene with the arrival of Jiyue 01, the first electric vehicle from a joint venture between Zhejiang Geely Holdin...
BYD Seal and Dolphin get top marks in Euro NCAP safety tests
29 October 2023
SHENZHEN: The BYD Seal and Dolphin have received five-star safety ratings from Euro NCAP. The D-segment Seal sedan showed exceptional active and passive safety features, thanks ...
Kawasaki unveils Ninja 7 Hybrid, the world's first hybrid mo...
29 October 2023
BARCELONA: Kawasaki kept rumours about its upcoming hybrid motorcycle on the boil for several years and now the machine has finally arrived. After numerous patent drawings, prot...