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GM moving to new Detroit headquarters in 2025
16 April 2024
DETROIT: General Motors in 2025 will move its headquarters deeper into downtown Detroit, the US automaker said on Monday, after spending more than 20 years in its riverfront home a...
HeiTech Padu wins RM190mil MySikap contract from JPJ
16 April 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Heitech Padu Bhd has secured a contract worth RM190.01mil from the Road Transport Department Malaysia (JPJ). In a filing with Bursa Malaysia, HeiTech Padu said the...
Tesla lays off more than 10% of staff globally as sales fall
16 April 2024
BERLIN: Tesla told staff it is laying off more than 10% of its global workforce, an internal memo seen by Reuters on Monday shows, as it grapples with falling sales and an intensif...
Peugeot Malaysia to preview new 408 at 'Sinar Raya' promotio...
15 April 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Peugeot Malaysia is previewing the new 408 at its “Sinar Raya Open House Weekend” on April 20-21 from 9am till 6pm. The new 408, expected to launch in May, will ar...
Volvo Car Malaysia offers special deals
15 April 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Volvo Car Malaysia will host the Volvo Birthday Sale to celebrate the marque's 97th anniversary this month, offering the grand birthday prize of a trip to Sweden for ...
Xpeng expands into Hong Kong, Macau via Sime Darby Motors pa...
15 April 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Xpeng Motors, a Chinese smart electric vehicle (Smart EV) company, has expanded its footprint through a dealer partnership with Sime Darby Motors in Hong Kong. The...
Nissan Formula E Team unveils 'Electric Legacy' soundtrack
15 April 2024
YOKOHAMA: Experience the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship through music tailored for the occasion. As part of a special collaboration with Nissan Formula E Team for the 2023...
Cashless parking for Seremban and Nilai from May 2
15 April 2024
SEREMBAN: The Seremban City Council will start charging motorists for parking in several areas under its jurisdiction in Nilai and here from May 2. The council said the areas ar...
UK helmet maker taps Cardo's mesh tech for better group comm...
15 April 2024
LONDON: Cardo Systems has joined forces with Ruroc, a top British helmet manufacturer, to enhance the connectivity features of Ruroc’s new flagship helmet, the EOX. Cardo, an Is...
Honda’s first US-made EV to share assembly line with petrol ...
15 April 2024
DETROIT: Honda Motor Co. plans to start manufacturing its first US-made fully electric vehicles at a plant in Ohio next year on a production line that will also build traditional p...
Germany's Scholz in China: we want fair auto market but no d...
15 April 2024
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Ticket sales start for Volkswagen GTI Fanfest in Wolfsburg
15 April 2024
WOLFSBURG (Germany): Less than four month to go until the big GTI party takes place, from July 26-28. For the first time, the legendary GTI meetup will be held at locations arou...
Police in KLIA 1 to get electric scooters to aid patrols
15 April 2024
SEPANG: Police at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport Terminal 1 will soon be using electric scooters for more efficient patrols. "With them, we can respond faster and cover ...
German carmakers oppose punitive tariffs on Chinese electric...
15 April 2024
BERLIN: German car manufacturers are against the possible European punitive tariffs on the import of electric cars from China. The German Association of the Automotive Industry ...
EVs head for junkyard as mechanic shortage inflates repair c...
14 April 2024
LONDON: Electric car sales already are in a funk in key markets around the globe. Challenges finding enough repair technicians threatens to further stifle demand in the UK, wher...
Aston Martin to make petrol cars 'for as long as allowed'
14 April 2024
LONDON: British luxury carmaker Aston Martin Lagonda will continue to produce traditional combustion-engine vehicles for as long as legally possible, its boss told UK media last we...
New VW Golf starts rolling off assembly line at Wolfsburg pl...
14 April 2024
WOLFSBURG: Production of the eighth generation Volkswagen Golf started at the plant here, marking nearly 50 years since the first Golf was manufactured in Germany. Wolfsburg, re...
Volvo Cars uses biogas to achieve its first climate-neutral ...
14 April 2024
GOTHENBURG: Volvo Cars' Taizhou plant has switched to biogas, making it its first plant in China to achieve climate-neutral status. The plant’s switch from natural gas will result ...
Will EVs take off in Malaysia?
13 April 2024
PETALING JAYA: The electric vehicle (EV) industry has a lot of ground momentum driving its growth and adoption globally, but there are still key chokepoints that could impede any w...
Cost of EV ownership
13 April 2024
PETALING JAYA: As more electric vehicles (EVs) are sold in Malaysia, a pivotal question emerges: Are consumers ready to embrace this shift amid broad changes in fuel subsidies and ...