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Targeted subsidies for diesel to be implemented next year, s...
18 May 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: The implementation of targeted subsidies for diesel is expected to begin next year, says Domestic Trade and Cost of Living Minister Datuk Seri Salahuddin Ayub. He ...
Tyre-makers under pressure as too much rubber hits the road
18 May 2023
LONDON: Tyre-makers are under pressure to almost literally reinvent the wheel as regulators turn their scrutiny to tyre pollution that is set to surge with the rise of electric veh...
JPJ takes action against 40 vehicles retrofitted with LED, H...
18 May 2023
SIBU: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) Sibu branch has taken action against owners of 40 vehicles found to be retrofitted with light emitting diode (LED) and high intensity disc...
Ducatistis paint the town red with riding event
18 May 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: Ducati Malaysia recently hosted the highly anticipated #WeRideAsOne event, which saw the participation of more than 350 bikes from passionate Ducati riders across the...
Top Toyota scientist says world lacks the resources to go al...
18 May 2023
Pratt. HIROSHIMA: Toyota Motor Corp.’s top scientist warned that transitioning to electric vehicles too quickly could lead drivers to hold on to old gas guzzlers and called for hy...
Tesla held talks with India on auto incentives, battery maki...
18 May 2023
NEW DELHI: Tesla Inc has held discussions with Indian officials about domestic incentives being offered to car and battery manufacturers, said a person with direct knowledge of the...
Aston Martin soars after Geely to double stake
18 May 2023
LONDON: Aston Martin Lagonda Global Holdings Plc’s shares surged after it said China’s Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd will double its stake and become the UK sportscar maker’s third...
German carmakers call for post-Brexit rules to be postponed
18 May 2023
BERLIN: Germany's powerful auto industry association is urging the European Union and Britain to postpone post-Brexit rules it says would hamper the transition to electric vehicles...
Tesla delays Roadster once again
18 May 2023
LONDON: Tesla has pushed back the release of its Roadster model once again, with the firm’s CEO Elon Musk stating that it would "hopefully" arrive next year. Announced during Te...
VW launches limited-edition Polo GTI Edition 25
18 May 2023
WOLFSBURG: Volkswagen on Wednesday celebrated 25 years of the Polo GTI by introducing the Polo GTI Edition 25. The limited edition is based on the current 152 kW (207 PS) Polo G...
BFGoodrich launches g-Force Phenom T/A ultra-high-performanc...
17 May 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: The new BFGoodrich g-Force Phenom T/A on-road, ultra-high-performance tyre is billed as taking vehicle performance to the next level, in both wet and dry conditions. ...
McLaren F1 star Lando Norris collects his MSO McLaren 765LT ...
17 May 2023
LONDON: Formula 1 star Lando Norris has collected his own McLaren 765LT Spider, personalised by McLaren Special Operations (MSO) and originally presented to him at the McLaren Prod...
Suzuki, Daihatsu and Toyota to jointly launch electric mini-...
17 May 2023
TOKYO: Prototype zero-emission, battery electric powered mini-commercial vans jointly developed by Suzuki, Daihatsu and Toyota will be unveiled at an exhibition from May 18 to 21. ...
Renault Zoe EV arrives officially from RM165,000
17 May 2023
PETALING JAYA: TC Euro Cars (TCEC), the sole franchise holder of Renault vehicles in Malaysia, has officially launched the new Renault Zoe 100% Electric which is available for outr...
Electric cars catch fire less often than fossil-fuelled ones...
17 May 2023
STOCKHOLM: Dramatic news and media reports on electric car fires may suggest they occur more often than is really the case, according to a new study in Sweden. The research by t...
BMW Group has new light channel for testing headlights
17 May 2023
MUNICH: The BMW Group now has a new light channel at its disposal for testing the headlights and exterior lighting of new models. The new Light Channel Next, constructed in a fo...
Peugeot Roadshow at 1Utama Shopping Centre from May 17-25.
17 May 2023
e-2008. PETALING JAYA: Bermaz Auto Alliance Sdn Bhd will be showcasing a range of  Peugeot models and a special preview of the e-2008 electric vehicle at the Peugeot Roadshow. ...
Fisker enters next phase of production for electric Ocean
17 May 2023
LOS ANGELES/MUNICH: Fisker Inc is starting the next phase of production as it accelerates its global launch of the electric Fisker Ocean SUV, and is planning to deliver to next cus...
Elon Musk says Tesla will try advertising
17 May 2023
AUSTIN: Tesla Inc. chief executive officer Elon Musk said the electric-car maker will dabble in advertisements, a major shift for the company that’s largely avoided traditional mar...
VinFast sees sales boom, path to breakeven
17 May 2023
HANOI: Vietnam's VinFast expects to sell as many as 50,000 electric vehicles (EVs) this year, an almost seven-fold increase over 2022 as it ramps up exports to North America and st...