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Mercedes-Benz Malaysia gets new vice-president
19 April 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: Mercedes-Benz Malaysia has announced the appointment of Bettina Plangger as its vice-president and head of marketing and sales for Mercedes-Benz Cars Malaysia and SEA...
smart #3 unveiled at Auto Shanghai 2023 and slated for local...
19 April 2023
SHANGHAI: National carmaker Proton’s move into the New Energy Vehicle (NEV) market continues to gain momentum as senior management members attended the global unveiling of the smar...
CATL unveils condensed battery planned to power planes
19 April 2023
SHANGHAI: China's CATL said today it was working with partners to develop electric passenger planes as they unveiled a condensed matter battery it said was strong enough to power s...
Shanghai auto show crowds flock to BYD's Seagull
19 April 2023
A group of visitors expressing great interest in the Seagull at the 2023 Auto Shanghai show. — Reuters SHANGHAI: At the Shanghai auto show this week, the largest crowds can be fou...
Trevo rolls out balik kampung promotions
19 April 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: Peer-to-peer car-sharing platform Trevo has unveiled its Raya Bersama Trevo promotions for users to balik kampung in style and save money. Users will be entitled t...
Special RM50 rate applies to all traffic summonses except th...
19 April 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: All traffic summonses issued for violations in 2022 and earlier are eligible for the special settlement rate of RM50 except those which are pending settlement in cour...
Johor CIQ needs to be 100% efficient ahead of Raya exodus, s...
19 April 2023
JOHOR BARU: With Hari Raya Aidilfitri just a couple of days away, Johor Mentri Besar Datuk Onn Hafiz Ghazi has expressed dissatisfaction on the efficiency shown at Bangunan Sultan ...
April 20-26: Fuel prices unchanged
19 April 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: The retail prices of RON97 and RON95 petrol and diesel will remain unchanged for the period from April 20-26. The Finance Ministry, in a statement today, said that...
Raya exodus: Toll-free days to cost govt RM93mil
19 April 2023
KUCHING: The government has to bear about RM93mil to implement the free ‘Rahmah’ toll initiative for four days from today, said Deputy Finance Minister I Datuk Seri Ahmad Maslan. ...
Sarawak JPJ to intensify patrols at 52 accident hotspots
19 April 2023
KUCHING: The Sarawak Road Transport Department (JPJ) will step up patrols at 52 accident-prone locations throughout the state in conjunction with the Aidilfitri celebration. Dep...
Festive promotion for buyers of Ford Ranger models
19 April 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: A two-year free service package is offered to new buyers of the Ford Ranger XL double cab (automatic and manual variants) and Ranger XLT. The Raya campaign runs f...
US firm reinvents Wankel engine in potential leap for small ...
19 April 2023
WASHINGTON: US engineering company Liquid Piston claims to have reinvented the old rotary Wankel piston engine to create a mini-powerhouse that weighs only a tenth of a comparable ...
VW to launch electric vehicle R&D, procurement centre in Chi...
19 April 2023
BERLIN/SHANGHAI: Volkswagen is investing around 1 billion euros (RM4.9bil) in a new development and procurement centre for electric vehicles in Hefei, China, the company said today...
BMW has completely new supply chain approach after Covid, sa...
19 April 2023
SHANGHAI: BMW AG has adopted “a completely new approach” to supply chain management as a result of Covid, with a much deeper focus on upstream companies that are three or four step...
Li Auto aims to nearly triple electric model line-up to 11 b...
19 April 2023
SHANGHAI: Chinese electric vehicle (EV) maker Li Auto Inc said on Tuesday it plans to expand its line-up to 11 models by 2025, up from four currently, targeting the market for vehi...
China debut for Nissan Max-Out convertible concept
18 April 2023
SHANGHAI: At Auto Shanghai 2023, Nissan premiered two concepts - the Max-Out convertible sports car, which made its China debut, and the Arizon SUV, which made its global debut. ...
Global debut for Nissan Arizon SUV concept
18 April 2023
SHANGHAI: At Auto Shanghai 2023, Nissan premiered two concepts - the Max-Out convertible sports car, which made its China debut, and the Arizon SUV, which made its global debut. ...
Once-dominant foreign auto brands pledge comeback in China
18 April 2023
Honda's electric vehicle e:NS2 is displayed at the 2023 Auto Shanghai. — Reuters SHANGHAI: Global automakers, including Toyota and Volkswagen, took the stage at the Shanghai aut...
World premiere of new Lexus LM luxury MPV at Auto Shanghai 2...
18 April 2023
SHANGHAI: At Auto Shanghai 2023, Lexus celebrated the world premiere of the all-new Lexus LM luxury flagship MPV which is billed as reinterpreting chauffeur-driven personal mobilit...
Polestar 4 SUV coupe steps forward in Shanghai
18 April 2023
GOTHENBURG/SHANGHAI: Polestar today introduced the Polestar 4, an electric performance SUV coupé and the second SUV in the brand’s line-up. Design cues first seen on Polestar’s ...