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Car-free living takes off in car-centric cities across US
16 March 2023
A rendering of The Plant, a converted industrial space envisioned as the anchor for a car-free development in Houston. LOS ANGELES: A car-free development that’s long been hailed...
Audi to bring back lower-priced models as chip shortages eas...
16 March 2023
INGOLSTADT: Audi will normalise its product mix and offer lower-priced models to customers now that chip shortages are easing, the company said. The premium brand had a bumper y...
New Putrajaya MRT Line free until March 31, says PM
16 March 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: The newly launched Putrajaya MRT Line will be free for all commuters until March 31. Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim said commuters looking to use the new ...
Beam Mobility launches central warehouse in Subang Jaya
16 March 2023
SUBANG JAYA: Asia Pacific’s largest micromobility operator, Beam Mobility, has launched its Malaysian central warehouse in Subang Jaya, Selangor. The 8,000 sq ft central warehou...
Cabinet committee on public transport to be set up in April,...
16 March 2023
PUTRAJAYA: A Cabinet committee to tackle public transport issues will be set up in early April, says the Transport Minister. Anthony Loke said that committee members would be fr...
Carsome announces Women Take the Wheel initiative
16 March 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: Carsome, Southeast Asia’s largest integrated car e-commerce platform, has announced its Women Take the Wheel initiative to be rolled out in Malaysia, Indonesia and Th...
New Zenvo Aurora V12 hypercar to debut in August
16 March 2023
COPENHAGEN: Zenvo Automotive has announced a new hypercar called Aurora. Just 100 Aurora units will be built with over 30% already reserved. The V12 hypercar features a modul...
Škoda testing train warning tech
16 March 2023
LONDON: Škoda is piloting innovative train warning software with Czech railway company Leo Express. Real-time train locations are regularly transmitted to the cloud, which Škoda...
VW gets ready to reveal a people’s car for the electric age
15 March 2023
FRANKFURT: Volkswagen is about to do what Tesla didn’t during its recent investor day: show off an affordable electric vehicle for the masses. The German automaker plans to prev...
Pure electric BMW 5 Series to show up in 2023
15 March 2023
MUNICH: An electric BMW 5 Series is coming when the eighth generation of the 5 Series makes its global debut in October. The first-ever i5 Sedan will be followed by the i5 Touri...
2023 BMW M340i xDrive arrives at RM392K; 330Li M Sport at RM...
15 March 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: BMW Malaysia has enhanced the 2023 3 Series line-up with the new all-wheel drive M340i xDrive and rear-wheel drive 330Li M Sport, featuring a refreshed exterior and r...
BMW Panoramic Vision: A HUD that stretches across windscreen...
15 March 2023
MUNICH: BMW will introduce in 2025 the BMW Panoramic Vision, a new head-up display (HUD) across the entire width of the windscreen. It will go into production with the first Neu...
Ducati has revamped the Borgo Panigale Experience in Bologna
15 March 2023
BOLOGNA: Ducati has revamped the Borgo Panigale Experience with new activities, methods of visit and collaborations to offer all enthusiasts ever more engaging and unforgettable ex...
Kia EV9 revealed
15 March 2023
SEOUL: Kia today revealed full images of the exterior and interior design of the EV9, its first three-row electric flagship SUV. The EV9 will make its digital global premiere in...
MRT Putrajaya Line Phase Two to start operations on March 16
15 March 2023
PETALING JAYA: The MRT Putrajaya Line Phase Two will start operations at 3pm on March 16. Phase one of the line that connected Kwasa Damansara station to Kampung Batu station, b...
BMW says EVs, high-end models to offset weakening demand
15 March 2023
HAMBURG: BMW AG expects 2023 profit margins around last year’s level as sales of its most expensive vehicles like the 7 Series offset weaker pricing for entry-level luxury models. ...
New feature on Grab app allows passengers, drivers to record...
15 March 2023
AudioProtect will act as a safety measure for users and drivers when on a ride. - ST SINGAPORE: Grab Singapore introduced a new feature on its app that allows passengers and the d...
BMW says e-fuels have highest impact for current fleet, not ...
15 March 2023
BERLIN: BMW chief executive Oliver Zipse said he viewed e-fuels as having the biggest impact for decarbonising transport if used in existing car fleets, rather than in new cars as ...
Tesla accused in consumer suit of monopolising repairs, part...
15 March 2023
SAN FRANCISCO: Tesla Inc. was sued by customers who claim they’ve been forced to pay exorbitant prices and endure long waits to repair their cars due to the company’s monopolisatio...
March 16-22: Fuel prices stay unchanged
15 March 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: The retail prices of RON97 and RON95 petrol and diesel will remain unchanged for the period from March 16-22. The Finance Ministry, in a statement today, said that...