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Over 8,000 potholes on Federal roads patched up since last y...
12 June 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 2,138 potholes were repaired under the “Zero Potholes” programme as of April this year, says the Works Ministry. Its Deputy Minister Datuk Seri Abdul Ra...
Touch ‘n Go is offering free Apple services (iCloud, Arcade,...
12 June 2023
PETALING JAYA: Touch ‘n Go (TNG) ewallet is offering free subscriptions to a number of Apple services, including Apple Music, Apple TV+, Apple Arcade and iCloud+, to iPhone users. ...
Saudi Arabia inks US$5.6bil deal with Chinese EV company
12 June 2023
DUBAI: Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Investment has signed a US$5.6 billion deal with Chinese electric car maker Human Horizons to collaborate on the development, manufacture and sale...
Over-the-top encounter for 240 participants at Ducati Riding...
12 June 2023
SEPANG: Some 240 riders across Asia Pacific rode to their hearts' content during the recently concluded Ducati Riding Experience (DRE) Racetrack Academy at the Sepang International...
Porsche’s new Mission X Concept shows electric supercar ambi...
11 June 2023
STUTTGART: A question long asked by Porsche fans to Porsche brass may finally have an answer: “When are you going to make a new supercar?” Announced last Thursday on the 75th an...
Johor Sultan revealed to be owner of 'FF1' number plate
11 June 2023
The Johor Sultan and Loke showing the 'FF1' number plate. — Photo from Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar's Facebook page JOHOR BARU: The owner of the special “FF1” number plate has b...
LG Innotek comes out with new automotive lighting
11 June 2023
SEOUL: South Korea's LG Innotek has developed an automotive lighting product that it said is brighter and provides more uniform lighting. "Nexlide-M", a flexible stereoscopic au...
German students build car that can hit 130kph on solar power
11 June 2023
AACHEN (Germany): Students in Germany have developed a solar-powered car that can reach speeds of up to 130kph and with a battery range that rivals Tesla's Model S. The students...
Self-driving car from Google's Waymo company runs over dog
11 June 2023
SAN FRANCISCO: In a rare accident involving a self-driving car, a vehicle from Google's sister company Waymo killed a dog that ran into the road in front of it. The car was driv...
This is the Lexus TX
10 June 2023
AUSTIN: Lexus revealed the all-new TX here along with the new GX on June 8. The TX was developed exclusively for the North American market and was introduced as part of Lexus' e...
All-new Lexus GX unveiled
10 June 2023
AUSTIN: The new Lexus GX made its world premiere here and is set to be released in stages to different regions, starting from the end of 2023. Positioned between the LX and RX, ...
Motor insurance claims ripe for digitalisation
10 June 2023
PETALING JAYA: The insurance industry is experiencing some technologically-driven changes with the impending digitalisation of motor claims. This is in relation to the way claims a...
EV breakdowns from empty batteries dropping sharply, UK figu...
10 June 2023
LONDON: In a sign that the greatest fear about electric mobility may no longer be founded, new figures from the UK show that the proportion of electric vehicle breakdowns caused by...
1980s Lada for sale is possibly the world's most expensive
10 June 2023
MOSCOW: What is probably the world's most expensive Lada car is up for sale on a Russian website for an eye-watering US$283,000 (RM1.3mil). The rustic Niva has a loyal following...
BYD launches Fang Cheng Bao ‘Formula Leopard’ range
09 June 2023
SHENZHEN: BYD Co. unveiled a new vehicle range called Fang Cheng Bao, expanding its lineup in the higher end of the market. Fang Cheng Bao, which translates literally as Formula...
GM embraces Tesla's EV charging system, Wall Street cheers
09 June 2023
WASHINGTON: General Motors will join Ford in adopting Tesla's North American charging plug standard and give GM electric-vehicle buyers access to the Tesla Supercharger network und...
Rolls-Royce Spectre wraps up global testing
09 June 2023
LONDON: The Rolls-Royce Spectre electric car has now completed a 2.5-million-kilometre testing programme simulating more than 400 years of use. In the most demanding development...
Two BMW dealerships to offer Solaroo rooftop solar panel cha...
09 June 2023
(From left) Lee, Sze and Tang holding up the partnership documents. SHAH ALAM: Solaroo Systems Sdn Bhd, a leading provider of rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) solutions and a wholl...
First Tokyo Auto Salon Kuala Lumpur opens at MITEC
09 June 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: The inaugural Tokyo Auto Salon Kuala Lumpur at the Malaysia International Trade & Exhibition Centre (MITEC) today officially opened its doors to custom car fans a...
UMW Toyota Motor continues sales push in May
09 June 2023
SHAH ALAM: UMW Toyota Motor ended May with a dominating position recording an impressive 7,875 units sold for Toyota and 129 units for Lexus. The combined Toyota and Lexus total...