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Singapore's quirky car market offers rare profit for some as...
21 October 2022
SINGAPORE: Almost everywhere in the world a new car begins to lose value as soon as it leaves the showroom, except sometimes in the rich little island state of Singapore and this i...
BMW tests hydrogen burner at German plant, expands battery a...
21 October 2022
LEIPZIG: BMW is testing a burner able to operate on both hydrogen and gas in its paint shop here, the carmaker said on Thursday, as it also announced an €800-million (RM3.7bil) inv...
Flying car by California startup Alef attracts early Tesla i...
21 October 2022
DETROIT: The concept of a flying car is not new — inventors have been trying to add wings to wheeled motor vehicles for decades, with only limited success. Jim Dukhovny, founder...
Ducati Malaysia wins three global recognition titles at inte...
21 October 2022
SARDINIA (Italy): Next Bike Sdn Bhd, the official distributor for Ducati motorcycles in Malaysia, won three titles at the recent Ducati Global Dealer Conference 2022 held at The Fo...
France will support any initiative that boosts Renault's all...
21 October 2022
PARIS: France will support any initiative aimed at boosting Renault's partnership with Japan's Nissan, the head of the French state shareholding agency said today. France holds ...
Extended warranty for Proton Certified Pre-Owned cars
20 October 2022
SUBANG JAYA: To provide additional peace of mind to buyers of used Proton vehicles, national car maker Proton will provide a one-year extended warranty for all Proton Certified Pre...
Geely billionaire owner said to eye bigger Aston Martin stak...
20 October 2022
LONDON: Chinese billionaire Li Shufu is considering boosting his stake in Aston Martin Lagonda Global Holdings Plc over time to foster collaboration with the struggling luxury carm...
Hyundai opens doors to world’s first car-powered hotel
20 October 2022
LONDON: Consumers can now get a glimpse of the world’s first car-powered hotel, as Hotel Hyundai opens its doors, offering the most unique off grid experience of 2022. The new o...
Tesla flags its cars not ready to be approved as fully self-...
20 October 2022
SAN FRANCISCO: Tesla Inc's advanced driver assistant software won't gain regulatory approval in 2022, CEO Elon Musk said in remarks which indicate the company is not yet able to sa...
Jeep announces further details about new electric Avenger SU...
20 October 2022
PARIS: Jeep has revealed its first EV – the Avenger – in full at the Paris Motor Show, with the brand announcing new details about the model. Slotting underneath the Jeep Renega...
Mercedes-Benz adds Apple Music to its vehicles with Spatial ...
20 October 2022
SAN FRANCISCO: Apple and Mercedes-Benz have teamed up to introduce Apple Music's premium immersive Spatial Audio in select vehicles from the German auto giant. Mercedes-Benz veh...
Know your seven types of drivers
20 October 2022
KUALA LUMPUR: There are lots of different types of drivers on the road. Some people drive smoothly and calmly, while others cut you off, flash their lights and honk out of anger...
Director, company fined RM350,000 for having over 21,000 lit...
20 October 2022
SHAH ALAM: A director and his company were fined a total of RM350,000 by the Sessions Court, here, today for possessing 21,035 litres of diesel without permission. Judge Rasyiha...
BMW X7 now also offered in M Sport grade at RM729K
20 October 2022
KUALA LUMPUR: The BMW X7 M Sport has arrived, introducing a second variant that seeks to show the sporty side of the SUV. The locally assembled X7 xDrive40i M Sport is priced at...
NamX takes a fresh approach to refueling with swappable hydr...
20 October 2022
PARIS: The new French-Moroccan manufacturer NamX is showcasing a prototype of its future hydrogen-powered SUV at the Paris Motor Show, which runs until Oct 23. The vehicle stand...
DASH Expressway records first fatality
20 October 2022
KUALA LUMPUR: The first fatality has been recorded on the Damansara-Shah Alam Elevated Expressway (DASH), which opened on Friday (Oct 14), involving a food delivery rider whose mot...
South Africa’s EV dream threatens US$8.5b in climate aid
20 October 2022
JOHANNESBURG: South Africa wants to spend billions of dollars fostering an electric vehicle industry, complicating efforts to finalise a US$8.5 billion (RM40.2bil) climate aid pack...
New extended limited warranty plans for Mercedes-Benz cars
19 October 2022
KUALA LUMPUR: Mercedes-Benz Services Malaysia and Mercedes-Benz Malaysia have introduced their upgraded Extended Limited Warranty Programme to all Mercedes-Benz customers in Malays...
BYD’s red carpet treatment puts Europe’s auto industry on ed...
19 October 2022
PARIS: Jerry, 34, grows cucumbers in Rotterdam and was familiar with China’s largest electric-vehicle maker from the family business using its commercial trucks. Next week, he a...
Taiwan's Foxconn unveils more electric vehicle prototypes
19 October 2022
TAIPEI: Taiwanese tech giant Foxconn unveiled two more electric vehicle prototypes on Tuesday, including a pickup truck, as it said commercial production on two other designs would...