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Don't bend the Bugatti — a new bonnet costs a fortune
27 November 2022
HAMBURG: If you are one of the few ultra-rich who drive a Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+, you may not need to worry too much about finding "small change" for a repair. As a mat...
Abarth goes electric with 'better than petrol' version of Fi...
27 November 2022
ROME: Abarth has revealed its first electric model with the new 500e – a hotter version of Fiat’s 500 EV. Set to be sold alongside petrol versions of the Abarth 595, this 500e s...
New BMW 3.0 CSL debuts with 560hp/550Nm
26 November 2022
MUNICH: The 3.0 CSL that BMW has just unveiled signifies the culmination of celebrations worldwide this year to mark the 50th anniversary of M. We saw the arrival of the new M3 ...
Vehicle pollution zone to cover all of London
26 November 2022
LONDON: Heavily polluting vehicles will have to pay to enter the entire metropolitan area of London from next year, the British capital's mayor said. Sadiq Khan said on Friday t...
Mercedes-Benz criticised for hiding fast acceleration behind...
26 November 2022
STUTTGART: Mercedes-Benz is facing a backlash from fans and industry media after it emerged that owners will need to pay a US$1,200 (RM5,394) yearly subscription fee in order to ge...
Your body might be unscathed after a car crash, but your min...
26 November 2022
BERLIN: After a road accident, physical injuries tend to be immediately clear. The impact on mental health, however, can take weeks or months to manifest itself. That's because ...
Rimac Nevera has set new speed record sped for EV
26 November 2022
BREMEN: Croatian manufacturer Rimac has set a new top speed record for an electric car, with its Nevera, which succeeded in reaching a speed of 412kph. Rimac's Nevera supercar h...
Porsche launches 911 as lightweight Carrera T
26 November 2022
BERLIN: Lose some weight, gain some fun: Every now and then Porsche builds a purist 911 according to this formula, and the new 911 Carrera T is trying to prove that you don't have ...
Philippines to cut tariffs on electric vehicles, parts
25 November 2022
MANILA: A Philippine inter-agency panel chaired by President Ferdinand Marcos Jr on Thursday approved removing tariffs on electric vehicles (EVs) to spur demand amid high fuel cost...
Mazda hints at new electric sports car and details huge EV i...
25 November 2022
LONDON: Mazda has hinted at a new electric sports car as part of a new confirmation that it was investing US$10.6 billion (RM48bil) in its electrification plans. The Japanese ca...
Shell in partnership to develop low-carbon road fuels by 203...
25 November 2022
PARIS: Shell has teamed up with French company Global Bioenergies to develop low-carbon road fuels. The idea is to offer a "cleaner" alternative to current components by 2035. T...
Head for the hills with Hennessey's overland Mammoth pick-up
25 November 2022
NEW YORK: Some will know Hennessy as the maker of a potent cognac, but it's also the moniker of the US tuning shop behind the V8 Mammoth pick-up which is not for the faint-hearted....
Stellantis looks to India for affordable EVs for Europe amid...
25 November 2022
NEW DELHI: Fiat parent Stellantis has concluded it can't currently make affordable electric vehicles in Europe and is looking at lower-cost manufacturing in markets such as India, ...
VinFast ships first electric vehicles to US customers
25 November 2022
Vinfast EV cars are seen during a car shipment to the US in Haiphong today. — Reuters HAI PHONG: Vietnam's electric vehicle maker VinFast said today it had shipped its first batch...
Tesla's Full Self-Driving Beta now available to all in N. Am...
25 November 2022
AUSTIN: Tesla Inc's Full Self-Driving Beta software is now available to everyone in North America, Elon Musk said on Thursday, as the automaker awaits regulatory approval for its c...
Stellantis to reorganise European dealer network from July 2...
25 November 2022
MILAN: Franco-Italian carmaker Stellantis said on Thursday it would reorganise its European dealers' network in July next year, starting from Austria, Belgium, Luxembourg and the N...
Goodyear Assurance ComfortTred unveiled
25 November 2022
KUALA LUMPUR: Goodyear Malaysia has expanded its Assurance tyre portfolio with the latest introduction of its ComfortTred tyre which is now available at Goodyear Autocare and parti...
VW delivered 500,000 ID.s a year ahead of schedule
25 November 2022
WOLFSBURG: Volkswagen has delivered half a million ID.s a year ahead of schedule, saying this meant they are well accepted by customers globally. The order bank at Volkswagen re...
BYD increases price of EVs, hybrids on input costs, subsidy ...
25 November 2022
HONG KONG: Chinese electric vehicle giant BYD Co. is raising the price of some cars, blaming changes in government subsidies and volatile raw material costs. The Warren Buffett-...
Penang parking app bags gold at Jakarta convention
25 November 2022
(Front row, from fourth right) Jagdeep and MBSP mayor Datuk Azhar Arshad showing the gold award received by Penang Smart Parking. — LIM BENG TATT/The Star GEORGE TOWN: The Penan...