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StarCarSifu Auto Show 2023: Volvo PHEVs
08 August 2023
IT’S worth noting that in 2016, Volvo Car Malaysia (VCM) marked a milestone as Malaysia was the first market to locally assemble the XC90 PHEV outside of Sweden, paving the way for...
StarCarSifu Auto Show 2023: Volvo BEVs
08 August 2023
IN March 2022, Volvo Car Malaysia (VCM) embarked on its electrification journey with the launch of the XC40 Recharge Pure Electric, the company’s first pure electric vehicle (EV) p...
Vehicular Child Presence detection to spur automotive radar ...
08 August 2023
LONDON: Driver and occupant monitoring systems will be the fastest-growing active safety system over the decade, growing at a CAGR of 25% between 2023 and 2030, according to a new ...
Maserati's 730hp track car named MCXtrema
08 August 2023
MODENA: Maserati's "Project24" track car finally has a name. It's called MCXtrema, to encapsulate all the disruptive force of a 730-hp racing car – with no type approval to be driv...
BMW and Gentari to work on green mobility and RE
07 August 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: Clean energy solutions provider Gentari Sdn Bhd (Gentari) via its wholly-owned subsidiary, Gentari Green Mobility Sdn Bhd, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (M...
EV upgrader shows off Tesla Model Y as police car
07 August 2023
LOS ANGELES: A Tesla Model Y as a police patrol car? Yes, it's possible and it has become reality. California electric vehicle upgrader Unplugged Performance recently unveiled i...
Lamborghini unveils one-off Huracán Sterrato Opera Unica
07 August 2023
BOLOGNA: This is the Lamborghini “Opera Unica” Huracán Sterrato, a one-off piece of art in a unique crystal-effect paint process created by the company's Ad Personam department. ...
EVE Energy builds new US$422mil battery plant in Kulim
07 August 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: Global lithium battery manufacturer EVE Energy Co Ltd today announced the groundbreaking ceremony for its new manufacturing facility with an initial investment of US$...
Toyota sales on stronger footing in July
07 August 2023
SHAH ALAM: UMW Toyota Motor reported strong sales in July, with monthly total sales of 8,349 units (Toyota + Lexus), comprising 8,200 units for Toyota and 149 units for Lexus. T...
Ni Hsin proposes fundraising via issuance of utility tokens
07 August 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: Ni Hsin Group Bhd's wholly-owned subsidiary Ni Hsin EV Tech Sdn Bhd has proposed to conduct an inital exchange offering (IEO) exercise to raise funds for its electric...
WATCH: Brand new Lamborghini Huracan Sterrato hits dirt road...
07 August 2023
PETALING JAYA: You are supposed to break in a brand new car gently but in this video by American YouTuber Ron, he does it the contrarian way with a Lamborghini Huracan Sterrato. ...
Fisker's got an electric SUV. Now it wants to deliver on con...
07 August 2023
LOS ANGELES: Fisker Inc. showcased its future vehicle lineup at Huntington Beach near here last Friday. The California-based carmaker presented four vehicles, as well as technol...
Hyundai Mobis unveils new glove box for EVs inspired by airc...
06 August 2023
SEOUL: Hyundai Mobis will introduce a new type of glove box specifically designed for electric vehicles (EVs) to Kia's large electric SUV, the EV9. This innovative development n...
Stellantis plans sub-€25,000 Panda EV to take on Renault, BY...
06 August 2023
The Fiat Panda mild hybrid. PARIS: Stellantis NV is planning to add a second lower-priced electric vehicle to its arsenal to compete with Renault SA and Chinese carmakers as consu...
BMW iX M60 and M2 unveiled
05 August 2023
SEPANG: BMW Group Malaysia has introduced the all-electric and all-wheel-driven iX (I20) M60 alongside two variants of the second-generation M2 (G87) compact high-performance coupe...
Online payment for road tax and driving licence still in tri...
05 August 2023
GEORGE TOWN: Online payment for the Motor Vehicle Licence and Malaysian Driving Licence will be announced after the completion of the "proof of concept" implementation, says Transp...
Car transport ship's Japanese owner to investigate Dutch fir...
05 August 2023
TOKYO: Japanese ship leasing company Shoei Kisen Kaisha, owner of the car carrier Fremantle Highway that caught fire off the Dutch coast last week, said on Friday it will investiga...
A guide to start-stop technology: Is it bad for my car?
05 August 2023
HAMBURG: Anyone who often drives in city traffic is familiar with the problem of constant starting and braking. In crowded streets, the car engine idles for between several seco...
Tesla offers US$420 shopping vouchers to lure Shanghai car b...
05 August 2023
SHANGHAI: Tesla Inc. is offering shopping vouchers worth 3,000 yuan (RM1,904/US$420) to new customers here, in conjunction with a local government incentive program aimed at boosti...
Hyundai, Kia recall 113,000 vehicles in North America over f...
05 August 2023
WASHINGTON: Hyundai Motor and Kia said they are recalling more than 113,000 newer vehicles in North America because of fire risks and urged owners to park outside and away from str...