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Porsche flags €20bil electric, software push
29 June 2023
STUTTGART: Porsche AG will spend more than €20 billion (RM102bil) in the coming years to equip models including its planned new Cayenne sport utility vehicle with top-line electric...
Over five million vehicles expected on major highways
28 June 2023
North-bound traffic on the North-South Expressway reduced to a crawl near the Sungai Buloh Hospital at 5.30pm today. In contrast, traffic in the opposite direction was free-flowing...
Motorists urged to follow traffic rules as Aidiladha exodus ...
28 June 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: Traffic along the North-South Expressway (NSE), Elite and Kuala Lumpur-Karak Expressway is slow along certain sections as people begin to balik kampung for the Hari R...
Cycle & Carriage Ipoh hosts Luxury Living and Mercedes-Benz ...
28 June 2023
IPOH: In line with its commitment to delivering exceptional journeys, Cycle & Carriage recently treated its customers in Ipoh to a taste of the luxurious Mercedes-Benz ownershi...
Nissan will not fill COO position left open by Gupta's depar...
28 June 2023
TOKYO: Nissan Motor Co has decided to not fill in the chief operating officer position vacated by Ashwani Gupta under a new management structure, the Japanese automaker said today....
Small pickups fall short in rear seat safety, US study shows
28 June 2023
WASHINGTON: Small pickups fell short of the standards expected in protecting the passengers on the rear seat of the vehicle, tests conducted by the US Insurance Institute for Highw...
US advances New York City vehicle congestion pricing plan
28 June 2023
WASHINGTON: A New York City plan to charge a daily toll on vehicles entering or remaining in the central business district got a boost on Monday from the US Department of Transport...
UMW Toyota Motor and Toyota Gazoo Racing Malaysia to continu...
28 June 2023
SHAH ALAM: UMW Toyota Motor and Toyota Gazoo Racing Malaysia have announced their continued support for Malaysian motorsports for on-track and virtual racing activities with the co...
June 29-July 5: Fuel prices unchanged
28 June 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: The retail prices of RON97 and RON95 petrol and diesel will remain unchanged for the period from June 22-28. The Finance Ministry, in a statement, said that RON97 ...
Socar celebrates mid-year milestones
28 June 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: Socar's subsidiary Trevo, a peer to peer car sharing platform, will be expanding its services in East Malaysia. In a statement, Socar, Malaysia’s top car-rental a...
Volvo Trucks Malaysia to deliver 54 Euro 5 prime movers to F...
28 June 2023
SHAH ALAM: Volvo Trucks Malaysia has inked a deal to deliver 54 units of Euro 5 Prime Movers to FGV Holdings Bhd (FGV), Malaysia's premier food and agribusiness company. The Let...
Lucid scores a sorely needed win with Aston Martin EV order
28 June 2023
LONDON: For two companies struggling to stem losses and sort out operational issues, Aston Martin Lagonda Holdings Plc and Lucid Group Inc. are awfully boastful about their plans t...
Budget car brand Dacia to stick with combustion engines beyo...
28 June 2023
BELGRADE: Renault's low-cost sub-brand Dacia aims to sell cars with internal combustion engines at least into the next decade, chief executive Denis Le Vot says. "We want to be ...
John Goodenough, Nobel laureate and battery pioneer, dies at...
28 June 2023
Goodenough was 97 when he received the 2019 Nobel Prize for Chemistry together with two other scientists. — Reuters DETROIT: Nobel laureate John Goodenough, a pioneer in the devel...
A second life for EV batteries? Depends how long the first i...
28 June 2023
File pic of a lithium-ion car battery pack being stripped down for recycling. — Reuters LONDON: Global automakers have touted plans to re-use electric vehicle (EV) batteries when ...
Tesla charging technology put on fast track to become US ind...
28 June 2023
The CCS connector is bulkier than Tesla's, which is winning over carmakers. PITTSBURGH: Tesla's electric-vehicle charging technology is being put on a fast track to become a US st...
Tesla on Autopilot crashes into stopped truck in Pennsylvani...
28 June 2023
SAN FRANCISCO: A Tesla vehicle that was operating on its Autopilot software crashed into a stationary truck on a highway in Pennsylvania on Friday night, police said, adding to scr...
Indonesia's Pertamina, Electrum sign battery packs developme...
28 June 2023
JAKARTA: Indonesia's state energy company Pertamina said late on Monday it plans to develop battery packs for electric motorcycles with Electrum, a firm that aims to put millions o...
Latest bonkers Brabus G-wagon comes with matching boat and w...
28 June 2023
BERLIN: Does anyone actually need a beefy off-roader with a matching boat and wristwatch, all finished in a military hue? No, but here comes the latest Brabus SUV, boat and watc...
2024 Toyota C-HR SUV unveiled: Hybrids only in Australia
27 June 2023
SYDNEY, Australia: The all-new 2024 C-HR sport utility vehicle (SUV) is the first Toyota in Australia to be offered with hybrid-only powertrains, in 1.8-litre (two-wheel drive) and...