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This retro car radio delivers modern features in a clunky 90...
06 November 2022
BERLIN: An old car tends to come with an old radio, and, despite the welcome retro aesthetic, the sound and feature set will probably be less than impressive. That's where one v...
The tale of the ducktail: 50 years of the Porsche 911 Carrer...
06 November 2022
STUTTGART: When Porsche presented the 911 Carrera RS 2.7 at the Paris Motor Show in October 1972, the sporty coupe struck a chord. Dubbed "the ducktail" because of its spectacul...
Apollo's Vredestein Quatrac Pro EV is Europe’s first dedicat...
06 November 2022
AMSTERDAM: Apollo Tyres has confirmed that the new Vredestein Quatrac Pro EV, which will become Europe’s first dedicated all-season electric vehicle (EV) tyre when it goes on sale ...
Not happy? Facial recognition tech used to monitor driver en...
06 November 2022
LONDON: A wide grin on a driver's face may seem proof enough someone is happy at the wheel, but it is not enough for one performance carmaker now using a suite of sensors to measur...
Jumping on the EV bandwagon: The Malaysian experience
05 November 2022
PETALING JAYA: Electric vehicles, or EVs in short, are the buzzword the world over. Locally, a growing number of listed companies have announced plans to get involved in the sector...
Honda launches new EV model concept in China
05 November 2022
TOKYO: Honda Motor Co unveiled the second model of its new China-only electric vehicle (EV) lineup today, targeting the fast-growing, battery-driven car segment in the world's larg...
Nissan says talks with Renault focused on better competing i...
05 November 2022
TOKYO: Nissan Motor Co's talks with Renault SA on revamping their alliance are focused on strengthening competitiveness as equal partners and getting the most from their investment...
Helmet airbag among Autoliv's innovations to be showcased at...
05 November 2022
STOCKHOLM/MILAN: Autoliv, Inc. is looking beyond the car and developing a series of products to significantly improve motorcycle safety. The concepts include the world's first m...
Davinci Motor to debut DC100 electric motorcycle to the Euro...
05 November 2022
MILAN: Davinci Motor, the new Chinese manufacturer of high-performance robotic electric motorcycles, is making its European debut at EICMA, the world's leading exhibition of motorc...
North Kosovo Serbs quit state jobs in licence plate row
05 November 2022
People displaying Serbian flags following local Serbs' decision to leave Kosovo institutions, in North Mitrovica, Kosovo today. — Reuters MITROVICA (Kosovo): Minority Serbs in the...
High auto demand, backlog to stay this year
05 November 2022
PETALING JAYA: Sustained demand and high volume of backlog orders will remain as the growth drivers for the automotive sector this year, says CGS-CIMB Research. The research hou...
Mitsubishi 3S centre opens in Kluang, Johor
05 November 2022
KUALA LUMPUR: A new Mitsubishi Motors 3S Centre has opened in Kluang. This latest expansion increases the Mitsubishi Motors dealer network to seven showrooms in Johor. The de...
What will Ring's first connected car alarm look like?
05 November 2022
LOS ANGELES: Specialising in surveillance cameras and connected video doorbells, Amazon subsidiary Ring is poised to launch its first ever car alarm. Two years after announcing ...
Hivemapper starts issuing crypto tokens for vehicle dashcam ...
04 November 2022
SAN FRANCISCO: Drivers around the world from Nov 3 can generate cryptocurrency by installing a dashcam and sharing images with a San Francisco startup that aims to nab some buyers ...
Honda Malaysia opens its biggest 3S centre in Kuching
04 November 2022
KUCHING: Honda Malaysia has opened its biggest showroom in the city with the introduction of the new 3S centre here by Northmont Capital Sdn Bhd. The new Honda 3S centre is stra...
US police busts catalytic converter theft ring that extracte...
04 November 2022
A Los Angeles deputy sheriff gets under a vehicle to engrave the catalytic converter with a traceable number. — AFP LOS ANGELES: US authorities said they arrested 21 individuals...
BMW plans direct sales of its cars, CFO tells newspaper
04 November 2022
BERLIN: Buyers of a BMW should be able to order a car directly from the manufacturer in the future with no need to involve a car dealer, its finance chief told Muenchner Merkur. ...
Garrett Motion exploring options Including sale
04 November 2022
CHICAGO: Garrett Motion Inc., a maker of turbochargers and other automotive equipment, is exploring strategic options including a sale, according to people familiar with the matter...
Proton Jan-Oct sales hit 115,366 units, exceed 2021
03 November 2022
KUALA LUMPUR: Proton Holdings Bhd has recorded its highest sales volume of 115,366 units in the Jan-Oct 2022 period, surpassing 114,708 units sold for the whole of 2021, boosted by...
Stellantis to refocus China strategy with Jeep, Maserati bra...
03 November 2022
MILAN: Stellantis sees its future as a niche player in China though its premium brand Jeep and luxury brand Maserati, its chief financial officer said today, as the carmaker rethin...