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Hydrogen fuel cell maker aims to make zero-emission mobility...
02 April 2024
LONDON: A smaller and more powerful hydrogen fuel cell system has been revealed for the passenger car market. UK-based fuel cell developer and manufacturer Intelligent Energy ha...
Kawasaki Johor Baru opens its doors
02 April 2024
JOHOR BARU: Edaran Modenas Sdn Bhd (EMOS), the wholly owned subsidiary of Motosikal dan Enjin Nasional Sdn Bhd (Modenas) has launched its fourth All-Star showroom, Kawasaki Johor B...
MACC gets OK to charge director of company handling govt veh...
02 April 2024
PUTRAJAYA: The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has been given the green light to charge a managing director - a Tan Sri - of the company handling the procurement and ma...
2024 Bangkok Motor Show: Top picks
02 April 2024
BANGKOK: Considered to be the most important automotive showcase and sales platform for Thailand, the Bangkok International Motor Show (BIMS) acts as a gateway of things to come to...
IKEA Foundation backs emerging market EV push with US$100 mi...
02 April 2024
LONDON: A global initiative to accelerate electric vehicle uptake has received a US$100 million (RM476mil)  funding boost from the IKEA Foundation to help developing countries bypa...
Hyundai i30 gets new look for 2024
02 April 2024
LONDON: The Hyundai i30 has received an updated design with new connectivity and safety features. The Ford Focus rival has always been a sensible choice among buyers and this up...
Electric cars pass the tipping point to mass adoption in 31 ...
02 April 2024
NEW YORK: New technologies have a tendency to blindside. When colour TVs were introduced in the 1950s, for example, they seemed like a flop. The devices were expensive, progr...
Here are the most common parts to go wrong with used cars
02 April 2024
LONDON: Batteries, alternators and coil springs are the most common parts to fail on a car, according to recent research. Warranty Solutions Group (WSG) analysed data exclusivel...
Would-be Tesla buyers snub company as Musk's reputation dips
02 April 2024
Marketing, polling and car experts said controversies surrounding Musk's increasingly right-wing politics and public statements are weighing on Tesla's brand and demand. — Reuters ...
Tesla Model Y now available in 3 new colours for Malaysia
01 April 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Tesla Model Y, the world’s best-selling electric SUV, is now offered with three new colours in Malaysia namely Quicksilver, Stealth Grey and Ultra Red. Model Y is ...
Hyundai Ioniq 5 N eN1 Cup Car: Born to race
01 April 2024
SEOUL: Hyundai last week unveiled the Ioniq 5 N eN1 Cup car at the official practice round for participating teams in the upcoming Hyundai N Festival motorsports event. This uni...
Sumitomo’s intelligent new sensor detects loose wheel nuts
01 April 2024
FRANKFURT: Sumitomo Rubber Industries (SRI), the maker of Falken Tyres, continues to develop its "Sensing Core" intelligent tyre technology with a new wheel detachment function set...
Honda launches new dog-first technology, PAW-S
01 April 2024
LONDON: Honda has launched a state-of-the-art, dog-first technology, PAW-S, (PAW-sensor), for our beloved furry friends. This ground-breaking, vehicle entry activation system al...
Harlequin paint set for a VW comeback
01 April 2024
LONDON: The Harlequin paint made famous in the 1990s with the Volkswagen Polo looks set for a super-dupe-r return with the ID.3 – but this time with a flashy twist. Volkswagen i...
Xiaomi’s EV buyers face up to seven-month wait for car, app ...
01 April 2024
BEIJING: Xiaomi is advising would-be buyers of its new SU7 electric sedan that they could face an up to seven-month wait, its app showed on April 1, in a sign that the Chinese elec...
Chery offers tax breaks, subsidies on some combustion vehicl...
01 April 2024
The Arrizo 8. BEIJING: Chery announced today that it would offer purchase tax breaks, trade-in subsidies and auto finance discounts on some of its best-selling combustion models, ...
Bookings open for Toyota HiAce Super Long Wheelbase (SLWB) w...
01 April 2024
SHAH ALAM: UMW Toyota Motor has started order taking for the all-new Toyota HiAce Super Long Wheelbase (SLWB) window van, which redefines spaciousness and performance in utility ve...
Vietnamese motorcycle makers shift towards niche market
01 April 2024
An employee inside a motorbike showroom in Hanoi. Manufacturers in Vietnam are focusing on large displacement vehicles to cater to the growing high-end customer base. — AFP HANOI:...
Customs dept seizes Range Rover without AP
01 April 2024
A generic image of a Range Rover. SEPANG: The Customs Department seized a Range Rover SV that did not have an import permit (AP) in the MasKargo Complex at the Kuala Lumpur Intern...
US finalises new tailpipe emissions limits for heavy duty ve...
01 April 2024
WASHINGTON: The US government said on Friday it was finalising tighter tailpipe emissions standards for heavy duty vehicles like semi-trucks and buses, but the new rules would not ...