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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...
BMW Malaysia celebrates six Malaysia Book of Records titles ...
03 November 2022
KUALA LUMPUR: BMW Malaysia celebrated the achievement of six Malaysian BMW owners who were each awarded a title by the Malaysia Book of Records (MBOR) at the recent M4NTAP Track Da...
Nissan stops taking orders of Sakura EV, X-Trail in Japan
03 November 2022
TOKYO: Nissan Motor Co has temporarily stopped taking new orders of its recently unveiled light electric vehicles (EVs) because of prolonged delivery periods of a year or more, a N...
Over 200 Hyundai Staria 10-seaters sold within a month of la...
03 November 2022
PETALING JAYA: Hyundai Staria 10-seater is selling like hotcakes, according to distributor Hyundai-Sime Darby Motor Sdn Bhd (HSDM). It said over 200 units of the Staria 10-seate...
EVs and hybrids account for 43% of third-quarter EU new car ...
03 November 2022
LONDON: Electric and hybrid vehicles accounted for 43% of sales of new cars in the European Union in the third quarter, data from the European Automobile Manufacturers Association ...
AI chip startup SiMa.ai launches auto business with former B...
03 November 2022
Rangasayee showing his machine learning system. — Reuters OAKLAND: Silicon Valley-based AI chip startup SiMa.ai today said it is entering the automotive industry and has recruited...