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Peugeot e-2008 electric SUV heads to Malaysia Autoshow 2023
02 May 2023
PETALING JAYA: Bermaz Auto Alliance will be previewing the all-electric Peugeot e-2008 at the May 4-7 Malaysia Autoshow 2023 ahead of its launch in Q4 this year. The stylish sma...
Hyundai Mobis invents world’s first rollable vehicle display
02 May 2023
SEOUL: Hyundai Mobis says it has succeeded in developing the world’s first rollable display for automotive applications. Users can adjust the display size depending on situation...
Japan's automakers have a made-in-China sales crisis
02 May 2023
People walking past Honda's booth at Auto Shanghai last month. — Reuters TOKYO: Japan's automakers are facing a sales crisis in China, data shows, as a rapid shift to electric ...
DBKL's response to illegal parking bay 'booking' comes under...
02 May 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) enforcement officers say city folk should take proactive action when dealing with people who illegally reserve parking bays. Unlike c...
Goodyear designs tyre for Lancia concept
02 May 2023
TURIN: Customisation, aerodynamics, and design lie at the heart of the latest collaboration between Goodyear and the reborn Lancia brand. Goodyear was selected to produce a besp...
Hyundai Mobis reveals breakthrough airbag technology
02 May 2023
SEOUL: Conventional airbags installed in mass-produced cars and similar equipment offered by other automakers don't fully prevent a passenger's head from turning or getting injured...
NZ narrows car rebates, favours fuel efficiency
02 May 2023
WELLINGTON: Buyers of electric cars with low emissions will be favoured as New Zealand extends its car rebate scheme to further boost sales of green vehicles, the government said t...
Geely transfers entire equity interest in Proton
02 May 2023
PETALING JAYA: Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co Ltd’s (Geely) wholly-owned subsidiary, Geely International (Hong Kong) Ltd (GIHK) has completed the transfer of its entire equity int...
Klang Valley traffic jams: Local authorities get deadline to...
02 May 2023
PUTRAJAYA: Traffic congestion in the Klang Valley due to road closures will be a thing of the past by the end of this month, says Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. The Deputy Pr...
Sneezing at the wheel? Get your car's pollen filter replaced
02 May 2023
BERLIN: Research has found drivers suffering from acute pollen allergies are potentially as accident prone as drunk drivers, as one sneeze at 100kph can mean driving blind for abou...
Extensive Manufaktur range for new Mercedes-AMG S-Class
02 May 2023
STUTTGART: A new Manufaktur range allows Mercedes-AMG S-Class buyers to customise their cars even more extensively: special paint finishes and high-quality interior trim expand the...
BMW Group and E.ON team up for intelligent home charging
02 May 2023
MUNICH: The BMW Group and E.ON have agreed on the first pan-European cooperation for intelligent charging at home. BMW AG management board member Frank Weber, responsible for de...
Ops Selamat: Pahang records 656 accidents, 17 deaths
02 May 2023
KUANTAN: Pahang recorded a total of 656 accidents with 17 deaths during the eight days of the Op Selamat 20 period which began on April 20, in conjunction with the Aidilfitri celeb...
SAIC Motor holds groundbreaking ceremony for Thai energy par...
02 May 2023
BANGKOK: Chinese car manufacturer SAIC Motor has expanded its current portfolio in Thailand by breaking ground on a new energy industrial park as part of its long-term development ...
Tesla ups prices in US, China, Japan and Canada
02 May 2023
AUSTIN: Tesla Inc has raised prices in a range of up to US$290 in Canada, China, Japan and the United States, its website showed on Monday, after having slashed prices on its top-s...
US govt may delay decision on electric vehicles biofuel prog...
02 May 2023
NEW YORK: The US government could delay a decision on giving electric vehicle (EV) manufacturers tradable credits under a renewable fuel scheme, due to concern about legal challeng...
No safety issues with 2023 Vios, says UMW Toyota Motor
01 May 2023
SHAH ALAM: Sales of the new 2023 Toyota Vios will continue as there are no issues with the safety standards and quality of the vehicle, says UMW Toyota Motor. In a statement, UM...
Mercedes says China buyers sticking with luxury combustion m...
01 May 2023
STUTTGART: Mercedes-Benz AG said it remains the go-to brand for top-end vehicles in China, where luxury buyers continue to favour combustion cars like its flagship S-Class sedan ev...
Tesla Models S, X unavailable in some Asia-Pacific countries...
01 May 2023
AUSTIN: Tesla's Model S and Model X were not available for order in some Asia-Pacific countries, including Australia, Thailand, Singapore and New Zealand, the automaker's website s...
Japan's 'cringeworthy' cartoon cars make image U-turn
01 May 2023
Some 'itasha' cars on parade. — Screengrab from YouTube/Sammit TOKYO: Yosuke Takahata doesn't care what people think of his "itasha" car, which has his favourite anime character —...