All News

Finance Ministry says no to higher fuel subsidy
06 March 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: The government will not lower the current ceiling prices of RON95 petrol and subsidised diesel, says the Finance Ministry. In a written reply published on the Parl...
Subaru makes CEO change as Japan's carmakers play catch-up o...
06 March 2023
TOKYO: Subaru appointed Atsushi Osaki (inset) as chief executive officer and president, following Toyota Motor Corp.’s decision to overhaul its top ranks, suggesting a greater urge...
Malaysia's strong electrical, electronics base reason for Te...
06 March 2023
PASIR GUDANG: Tesla’s decision to enter Malaysia is due to the strong foundation of the electrical and electronics (E&E) ecosystem, says Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Tengku Abdul A...
Tesla cuts US Model S and Model X prices between 4% and 9%
06 March 2023
AUSTIN: Tesla Inc has cut prices on its two most expensive electric vehicles in the United States, according to the company's website, days after Chief Executive Elon Musk said rec...
Ford creates new unit to develop semi-autonomous driving tec...
06 March 2023
DETROIT: Ford Motor Co. is forming a new unit to focus on semi-autonomous features and is hiring about one-quarter of the workers from its former self-driving affiliate Argo AI. ...
Indonesia to provide incentives to boost EV sales, attract i...
06 March 2023
JAKARTA: Indonesia will provide incentives to boost sales of electric vehicles (EVs) starting March 20, as part of efforts to accelerate adoption and attract investment from compan...
Ford taps masses of vehicle data to stay ahead in commercial...
06 March 2023
LONDON: Ford Motor Co's push to use reams of data generated by its vans and trucks - from engines to oil filters or brake pads - to attract more customers in the European and US co...
Workshop operator offers to repair cars affected by flood fo...
06 March 2023
KLUANG: DRS auto workshop here is offering to repair cars damaged by floods for free to assist victims affected by the disaster. Its owner, Mohammad Naim Yacob, 38, said he took...
myTukar rolls out enticing Raya festival offers
06 March 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: myTukar, is kicking off Raya festivities by giving out huge savings of up to RM27,000 on selected myTukar Certified cars along with giveaway prizes worth up to RM100,...
Man who crashed car into six other vehicles in KL arrested
06 March 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: The police have arrested a 40-year-old man who was at the wheel of a Lexus car that crashed into six vehicles on the Bukit Jalil Highway last Saturday after he was fo...
Car battery run out? Jumpstart it then take a drive to recha...
06 March 2023
MUNICH: If your car battery goes flat while you are on the road, try and jump start it. After that, continue to drive for a certain amount of time to make sure your alternator can ...
AC Cars to reveal AC Cobra GT Roadster in April
05 March 2023
LONDON: AC Cars, Britain’s oldest active vehicle manufacturer - having been in business since 1901, will unveil its new model, the AC Cobra GT Roadster, this April with the first c...
Audi aims to recycle more materials for new cars
05 March 2023
INGOLSTADT: With its joint project "MaterialLoop”, Audi is taking the next step towards closing more material cycles in the automotive industry. Together with 15 partners from t...
New Toyota Prius PHEV to go on sale in Japan on March 15
05 March 2023
TOYOTA CITY: Toyota will start selling its all-new Prius plug-in hybrid (PHEV) in Japan on March 15. The front-wheel drive model will be priced at 4,600,000 yen (RM152,000). ...
Mercedes-Benz starts building battery recycling plant in Ger...
05 March 2023
FRANKFURT: Mercedes-Benz has laid the foundation stone for a sustainable battery recycling factory in Kuppenheim, southern Germany. The pilot plant will have an annual capacity ...
Mechanics upskilling to keep up with modern cars
04 March 2023
Lim showing a diagnostics device at his workshop in Bukit Mertajam. BUKIT MERTAJAM: Should your car break down, it might be a case of “too much technology is not a good thing.” ...
BMW R nineT 100 Years launched at RM130K, 10 units allocated...
04 March 2023
KUALA LUMPUR: BMW Motorrad Malaysia introduced the new BMW R nineT 100 Years on Friday. Limited to only 1,923 units worldwide – a tribute to the founding year of BMW Motorrad – ...
Taiwan's Foxconn seeks chip, EV cooperation with India
04 March 2023
TAIPEI: Major Apple Inc supplier Foxconn said today it was seeking cooperation in India in new areas like chips and electric vehicles (EVs) after a visit to the country by its chai...
Honda CEO touts EVs, but combustion engines could last until...
04 March 2023
MARYSVILLE (Ohio, USA): Honda Motor Co is moving rapidly to catch up with electric-vehicle competitors in global markets, but the company's top executive said combustion engines co...
VW's Scout to build US$2bil plant in South Carolina
04 March 2023
WASHINGTON/FRANKFURT: Volkswagen's off-road brand Scout Motors said on Friday it would build a US$2 billion plant near Columbia, South Carolina, for trucks and SUVs. The investm...