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Happy Verstappen triumphs in sweltering Miami
09 May 2022
Verstappen, Leclerc and Sainz celebrating on the podium during the F1 Grand Prix of Miami on Sunday. — AFP MIAMI GARDENS (USA): World champion Max Verstappen resisted a late at...
BYD probed for pollution amid reports of nosebleeds in child...
09 May 2022
SHENZHEN: BYD Co., the Chinese automaker backed by Warren Buffett, has come under fire for pollution at one of its factories that residents say has caused nosebleeds in hundreds of...
JPJ has issued over 16,000 summonses as of May 8
09 May 2022
TUMPAT: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) has issued 16,377 summonses for various traffic offences to motorists nationwide under the 2022 Hari Raya Aidilfitri Operation since las...
57,000 parking coupons exchanged in Selangor as of April 18
09 May 2022
PETALING JAYA: Nearly RM40,000 worth of parking coupons in Selangor have been exchanged into digital credits in the Smart Selangor Parking (SSP) system. State local government, ...
India's Mahindra and Mahindra says no plans to split company...
09 May 2022
A Mahindra and Mahindra dealership in New Delhi. It is managed and operated by an all-women team, a first in India. MUMBAI: Mahindra And Mahindra Ltd said it has no plans to restr...
Genesis reinvents itself with plush GV60 electric crossover
09 May 2022
BERLIN: Genesis has unveiled its long-awaited GV60 electric crossover, which has an intriguing gear shifter called the the "Crystal Sphere." The glowing orb looks like a paperwe...
Norway may scale back EV perks to boost public transport
09 May 2022
OSLO: Norway is considering paring back some of the incentives that made it the leading nation in electric car sales in a bid to boost public transport usage. The government has...
Driver, vehicle owner liable for unlicenced underage driving...
08 May 2022
PUTRAJAYA: Both the driver and vehicle owner will be held responsible in cases of underage driving and driving without a licence, says Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong. The Transport ...
Hyundai to sell some 10,000 NFTs in effort to build dedicate...
08 May 2022
SEOUL: Hyundai is launching its first exclusive NFT collection around the concept of "metamobility," named "Shooting Star." Nearly 10,000 non-fungible tokens will go on sale ove...
Ultra-compact cars all the rage in China
08 May 2022
PARIS: In Europe, Citroen's Ami, released in France in 2020, sparked curious looks and headlines for its miniature size, its gadget-like appearance as well as its small price. Howe...
Car caught being driven at high speed against traffic flow i...
08 May 2022
PETALING JAYA: A car was caught on camera being driven against the flow of traffic along the Federal Highway. A video of the incident has been making its rounds on social media,...
Heavy traffic on major highways leading to Klang Valley
08 May 2022
KUALA LUMPUR: Traffic was heavy at several locations in major highways, especially those leading to the Klang Valley, as of 10pm today. A Malaysian Highway Authority (LLM) spoke...
Fuel supply to normalise by May 9, say petrol dealers
07 May 2022
PETALING JAYA: The shortage of petrol is likely due to refilling issues caused by massive jams on the highway, says the Malaysian Petrol Dealers Association. "The issue isn't th...
Thailand launches electric motorcycle taxi pilot project
07 May 2022
BANGKOK: The Thai government and the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) jointly launched a pilot project for electric motorcycle taxis in Thailand. Some 50 electric motor...
Pump prices in Singapore surge up
07 May 2022
Prices of 92-octane petrol have reached new highs, while diesel breached the S$3 mark for the first time. - The Straits Times/ANN SINGAPORE: Fuel pump prices are on the rise aga...
Mercedes-Benz announces sales launch of DRIVE PILOT self-dri...
07 May 2022
STUTTGART: Mercedes-Benz has released details of the sales launch of DRIVE PILOT in Germany. The system for conditionally automated driving (SAE Level 3) can be ordered from May...
Ipoh gears up for full digital parking fee system by 2024
07 May 2022
IPOH: Payment for public parking here will be fully digital by 2024. Ipoh mayor Datuk Rumaizi Baharin said all payments would be made via the Park@Perak app as physical parking ...
Proton's April sales stumble
06 May 2022
SUBANG JAYA: Domestic car maker Proton got off to a softer second quarter in April with a 32.2% lower sales compared with March. Sales for April ended at 8,839 units (domestic +...
BFGoodrich Advantage Touring rolls out
06 May 2022
KUALA LUMPUR: BFGoodrich, a brand with over 150 years' history under Michelin, has unveiled the BFGoodrich Advantage Touring designed for sedans, pick-up trucks, multi-purpose vehi...
Goodbye blind spots? How digital mirrors on trucks could sav...
06 May 2022
MUNICH/STUTTGART: When Marco Schieber manoeuvres his 40-ton truck through city traffic, there’s always a bit of fear. It’s not that the experienced truck driver can’t easily cop...