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EV maker Nio invests in nuclear fusion startup
20 May 2023
SHANGHAI: Chinese electric vehicle maker Nio has invested in a startup firm that is developing fusion technologies, according to a source with direct knowledge and a company filing...
Japan's Hitachi Astemo flags lapses in quality tests over de...
20 May 2023
Honda Astemo, a joint venture between Hitachi Ltd and Honda Motor Co Ltd, found that employees had wrongly handled test and other procedures at 11 domestic and four overseas plants...
Ferrari boss pitted against his mother in Agnelli inheritanc...
20 May 2023
John Elkann, 47, now leads Exor, which owns slices of prestigious businesses and brands including national newspapers and soccer club Juventus . — Reuters MILAN: A court in Turin ...
The rich barred from using subsidised fuel from 2024, says A...
19 May 2023
PONTIAN: Those in the T20 group will no longer be able to reap benefits meant for lower and middle income earners with the implementation of targeted fuel subsidies for RON95 petro...
Ora Good Cat now offered in new 'Pistachio Green' colour
19 May 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: The Ora Good Cat electric hatchback is now available in green, according to a statement today by distributor Great Wall Motor (GWM). The Pistachio Green colour is ...
Hyundai Pony coupe concept restored 50 years on
19 May 2023
COMO (Italy): Hyundai Motor Co recently celebrated the restoration of the Pony coupe concept at a reunion held at historic Villa Pliniana in Lake Como, Italy. At Hyundai's debut...
BYD beefs up autonomous driving credentials with new unit, h...
19 May 2023
SHANGHAI/BEIJING: BYD Co Ltd may be China's biggest electric vehicle maker by a country mile but it knows it lags rivals in autonomous driving, and has set up a new division and em...
BMW S 1000 RR arrives, tagged at RM129K and RM149K
19 May 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: BMW Motorrad Malaysia has unveiled the latest iteration of the S 1000 RR series, priced at RM129,500 (Style Passion) and RM149,500 (M Package). Prices are on the r...
April 2023 vehicle sales register 19% yearly drop
19 May 2023
PETALING JAYA: Total vehicle sales slipped 19% year-on-year to 46,583 units last month, mainly due to the end of the sales tax exemption period and shorter working month following ...
Three contra-flow lanes in KL from July 3 to ease peak-hour ...
19 May 2023
PUTRAJAYA: Contra-flow lanes will be implemented in Kuala Lumpur from July 3 to ease traffic congestion, says Anthony Loke. The lanes would be applied at three specific location...
More EVs to choose from GoCar subscription
19 May 2023
PETALING JAYA: GoCar Malaysia, a leading on-demand mobility-as-a-service platform, has included some of the latest electric vehicles (EVs) to the GoCar Subs Electric line-up, with ...
Hyundai, Kia agree to US$200mil settlement over US car theft...
19 May 2023
WASHINGTON: Hyundai Motor and Kia Corp agreed to a consumer class-action lawsuit settlement worth US$200 million (RM909mil) over rampant car thefts of the Korean automakers' vehicl...
KEMB swipes the top 3 wins in Scania’s A Good Driver competi...
19 May 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: The best Konsortium E-Mutiara Bhd (KEMB) drivers won the first, second and third place in Scania’s ‘A Good Driver’ Competition. The winners drove coaches that are...
Prizes worth RM900,000 in FUSO Canter 60th anniversary conte...
19 May 2023
PUCHONG: Hap Seng Trucks Distribution (HSTD) has presented a Mercedes-Benz C-Class C200 to the first draw grand prize winner of its FUSO Canter 60th anniversary contest 2023. Th...
Bidding period for 'FF' series number plates extended until ...
19 May 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) has extended the bidding period for the "FF" series of number plates through the JPJeBid system by one day to 10pm today. Trans...
Porsche adds support for Apple Maps EV routing in Taycan
19 May 2023
ATLANTA: Porsche Taycan owners can now use Apple Maps EV Routing to plan their journey. In conjunction with Apple, Porsche Digital Inc. has enabled the ability for US-based cust...
BMW aims to also build new class of EVs in China from 2026
19 May 2023
BERLIN: BMW aims to produce its new class of electric vehicles in China as well as Europe from 2026, requiring an investment of around 1.3 billion euros, BMW production chief Milan...
Gentari activates first charging points in Thailand in partn...
18 May 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian clean energy solutions provider Gentari Sdn Bhd and Bangkok-based electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure provider Evolt Technology Co Ltd, have activ...
VinFast to launch its first four right-hand drive EVs
18 May 2023
BANGKOK: Vietnam's VinFast is planning to introduce its first four right-hand drive EVs (electric vehicles) and expand into the Southeast Asia, in addition to its focus on key mark...
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 ...