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BMW teams up with Rimac on EV solutions
10 April 2024
MUNICH/ZAGREB: BMW has announced a long-term partnership with Rimac Technology, based near Zagreb, Croatia, to co-develop and produce innovative high-voltage battery solutions for ...
Tesla settles wrongful death lawsuit from fatal crash
10 April 2024
SAN FRANCISCO: Tesla has settled with the family of an engineer killed when his Model X crashed in Silicon Valley six years ago, avoiding a trial, according to court filings on Mon...
Mazda may move auto shipments to another port from Baltimore...
10 April 2024
LOS ANGELES: Mazda Motor will probably have to temporarily move shipments to another port from Baltimore to avoid delays, the automaker's CEO said in a CNBC interview. The Port ...
BMW iX rental promotion from Sime Darby Auto Bavaria and Her...
09 April 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Sime Darby Auto Bavaria (SDAB) and Sime Darby Rent-A-Car (SDRAC) - Hertz Malaysia will be extending their collaboration on the fully electric BMW iX vehicle rental pr...
Allianz Road Rangers on standby for roadside assistance ahea...
09 April 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Allianz Road Rangers, a premium roadside assistance service for the company’s motor comprehensive policyholders, is on standby with a fleet of more than 300 tow truck...
Petron promotes road safety awareness this Hari Raya
09 April 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Petron Malaysia, in collaboration with Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM), Road Transport Department (JPJ), Applecrumby, NESQ, Farm Fresh, and snskidz is promoting road saf...
Porsche partners with ClearMotion for its smooth suspension ...
09 April 2024
LONDON: Porsche has partnered with ClearMotion to validate the US startup's active suspension technology and road-reading software and has signed a licensing agreement for its tech...
Bangkok motor show reports 28% rise in orders, Toyota leads ...
09 April 2024
BANGKOK: Thailand's Bangkok International Motor Show recorded a 27.5% rise in orders, with Toyota leading sales, while traditional cars still dominated despite electric vehicles ga...
MARii working to strengthen technicians' EV skills
09 April 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysia Automotive, Robotics and IoT Institute (MARii) is tackling the rising complexity of electric vehicle (EV) systems through a series of measures. Chief ...
Frequent travellers urge Johor to adopt QR code system quick...
09 April 2024
JOHOR BARU: Frequent travellers between Malaysia and Singapore are hoping for a swift implementation of the QR code immigration clearance system at the two land border checkpoints ...
Motorists urged to use stickers on mirrors to help them 'thi...
09 April 2024
LONDON: Drivers in the UK are being urged to place small “think bike” stickers on their wing mirrors to remind them to look out for those on two wheels. The UK's AA motoring clu...
Kia EV9 open for booking, launch soon
09 April 2024
PETALING JAYA: Kia distributor Dinamikjaya Motors Sdn Bhd says the EV9 electric SUV with three-row seating is now open for booking ahead of its official launch that's expected to b...
Hyundai Motor, Kia to partner with India's Exide Energy on E...
09 April 2024
SEOUL: Hyundai Motor Co and Kia Corp on Monday signed a memorandum of understanding with India's Exide Energy Solutions Ltd to supply batteries for their electric vehicles in a bid...
Registration of interest starts for Jaecoo J7 estimated at R...
09 April 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Jaecoo Malaysia opened the registration of interest its upcoming J7 premium sports utility vehicle (SUV) estimated from RM150,000. Prospective customers can lock i...
Cruise to reintroduce human-driven vehicle fleet in Phoenix
09 April 2024
SAN FRANCISCO: General Motors' autonomous driving startup, Cruise, said on Tuesday it would reintroduce a small fleet of human-driven vehicles in some cities, starting with Phoenix...
Toyota tightens oversight over scandal-hit small car unit Da...
09 April 2024
TOKYO: Japan's Daihatsu Motor said on Monday it will streamline the way it reports on development and certification to its parent Toyota Motor as the compact car maker seeks to ove...
Ferrari steps up battery know-how though no plans to make th...
09 April 2024
BOLOGNA: Ferrari wants to increase its expertise in battery cells given their importance in its shift to electrified vehicles, but it has no plans to manufacture them itself, its C...
Malaysia's Graphjet Technology to set up graphite facility i...
09 April 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's Graphjet Technology said on Monday it would build a commercial artificial graphite production facility in Nevada, as the US looks to reduce its dependence ...
Tesla Cybertruck previewed in Malaysia
08 April 2024
The Cybertruck is flanked by the Model Y (blue car) and the Model 3. Technologies showcased in the Cybertruck are to be found in the Model Y and Model 3. CYBERJAYA: Tesla's much a...
Traffic build-up expected today
08 April 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: The traffic flow is expected to increase as road users take advantage of free tolls on all highways starting today. However, a spokesman for the Malaysian Highway ...