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Buying a used electric car? It's all about the battery and t...
09 September 2023
BERLIN: It's a no-brainer that the most important part of an electric car is the battery, and this is even more the case for used cars. The better the condition of the battery, ...
New locally-assembled Porsche Cayenne open for online bookin...
08 September 2023
SHAH ALAM: Porsche Malaysia, represented by Sime Darby Auto Performance, has opened the order book for the new Cayenne, made exclusively for the Malaysian market. Priced from RM...
BMW M 1000 RR with M Competition Package ups the ante
08 September 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: BMW Motorrad Malaysia today introduced the M Competition Package for the BMW M 1000 RR, raising the bike's price to RM289,500. Deliveries will begin in 2024. Th...
Lotus launches electric GT model as mass expansion plan roll...
08 September 2023
NEW YORK: Lotus unveiled a fully-electric grand tourer (GT) sports car here on Thursday, the latest step in the British-based carmaker's plans to go from a niche storied brand to a...
VW Golf Black Edition introduced in UK
08 September 2023
LONDON: Britons now have a chance to get the Volkswagen Golf in a Black Edition variant. The Golf Black Edition sits between the R-Line and GTE models and comes packed with excl...
China car sales return to growth in August, Tesla nearly dou...
08 September 2023
BEIJING/SHANGHAI: China's passenger vehicle sales returned to growth in August year-on-year, as deeper discounts and tax breaks for environmentally friendly and electric vehicles b...
Certified Peugeot and Mazda vehicles on offer Sept 8-10
08 September 2023
SHAH ALAM: Bermaz Anshin is introducing its latest fleet of certified pre-owned Peugeot and Mazda vehicles carnival via Bermaz Anshin Glenmarie this weekend from Sept 8 to 10. A...
JPJ collects over RM20mil from ‘M__M’ series number plates
08 September 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) has collected over RM20mil from the bidding of special "M__M" series vehicle registration number plates in conjunction with the 66...
EV batteries will have to be 50% lighter in future, says Ste...
08 September 2023
MILAN: Stellantis aims to develop lighter electric vehicle batteries, cutting weights in half to improve sustainability, the group's technology chief said today. Ned Curic said ...
Stellantis plans to expand battery capacity to 400 GWh
08 September 2023
MILAN: Stellantis aims to expand its battery building capacity to 400 GWh to support growing production of electric vehicles, its head of global propulsion systems said today. T...
Ford Mustang Mach-E all set for dirt trails
08 September 2023
DETROIT: The Ford Mustang Mach-E line-up is expanding with a Rally variant. The first-ever rally-inspired EV from Ford takes Mustang freedom and fun onto dirt roads. This mac...
What will the car interiors of tomorrow look like?
08 September 2023
MUNICH: At the International Motor Show here, automakers are innovating to make the interior of their cars as pleasant and comfortable as possible, whether by boosting the number o...
London vehicle pollution toll zone expands despite controver...
08 September 2023
LONDON: London's Ultra-Low Emission Zone has expanded to become the largest pollution charging scheme in the world but prompting protests from those angry at the extra financial bu...
Flagship touches filter down to Nissan Navara Black Edition
07 September 2023
The upgraded Navara in VL trim. KUALA LUMPUR: Nissan distributor Edaran Tan Chong Motor (ETCM) has unveiled the Navara Black Edition, which introduces PRO-4X inspired styling touc...
Volvo Cars opens new Tech Hub in Singapore
07 September 2023
GOTHENBURG: Volvo Cars is opening a new Tech Hub in Singapore. The new Tech Hub will be a key centre for data and analytics, software and advanced manufacturing development in l...
Stellantis sees long road ahead for internal combustion engi...
07 September 2023
MILAN: Stellantis believes internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicles could be on the road until 2050, making it necessary to contain their carbon emissions until they're finally re...
Toyota mobility tech unit CEO Kuffner to leave post
07 September 2023
TOKYO: James Kuffner, the chief executive of Toyota Motor's autonomous driving technology unit Woven by Toyota, will step down from his post effective Oct 1, the subsidiary said in...
Proton exceeds 100,000 vehicle sales in August 2023
07 September 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: Proton Holdings Bhd’s sales crossed the 100,000-unit mark for a fifth consecutive year in August, a month earlier than doing so in 2022. “With 13,955 units (domest...
Tesla unlikely to pursue Indonesian plant soon
07 September 2023
JAKARTA: Indonesia doesn’t expect Tesla Inc to invest in the country anytime soon, after coordinating minister Luhut Panjaitan met with Elon Musk last month. “I said fine, we ar...
BP launches Britain's largest EV charging hub near Birmingha...
07 September 2023
LONDON: BP today launched Britain's largest electric vehicle charging hub near Birmingham, capable of serving up to 180 cars. The hub, located at the intersection of three highw...