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Ukraine invasion sets back Musk's dream for cheaper EVs, for...
07 March 2022
SAN FRANCISCO: Surging raw materials costs, made worse by Russia's invasion of Ukraine, could set back the dream of Tesla chief executive Elon Musk and other auto executives to rol...
Klang Valley hit by flash floods again
07 March 2022
PETALING JAYA: Flash floods have hit in and around the Klang Valley today, with areas such as Sungai Buloh and parts of Kuala Lumpur badly affected. The Malaysian public took to...
Japan transport ministry raids Hino Motors after false emiss...
07 March 2022
TOKYO: Japan's transportation ministry today raided the Tokyo offices of truck maker Hino Motors Ltd days after the Toyota Motor Corp unit said it had falsified emissions data, tri...
Nissan's e-4ORCE technology delivers bowl of ramen perfectly
07 March 2022
YOKOHAMA: Nissan released today a video of the Nissan e-4ORCE Ramen Counter project that shows how the company's latest vehicle control technology can provide a comfortable ride in...
Enjoy the electric vehicle lifestyle through Flux subscripti...
07 March 2022
KUALA LUMPUR: Vehicle subscription service provider Flux has now added electric vehicles (EVs) to its fleet in a move to broaden the appeal of its service. The new additions inc...
More benefits for Bosch loyal programme members under Allian...
07 March 2022
PETALING JAYA: Robert Bosch Sdn Bhd (Bosch) has entered into a deal with Allianz General Insurance Co (Malaysia) Bhd (Allianz General), marking an industry-first collaboration betw...
RM Sotheby’s consigns US$100mil car collection, biggest ever
07 March 2022
SAN FRANCISCO: One of the most valuable car collections ever amassed will be sold on Aug 19 during the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance auctions in Carmel, California. RM Sotheb...
Still room to continue fuel subsidies, says Mustapa
06 March 2022
KOTA BARU: The soaring world crude oil prices currently give some room to the government to continue providing fuel subsidies, says Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed. However, the Mini...
Electric cars could keep the kettle boiling in a power cut
06 March 2022
LONDON: Electric cars could come to the rescue when storms hit the grid by powering homes with enough electricity for essentials, according to British-based EV consumer advice orga...
Microcars are back and you only need a moped licence for the...
06 March 2022
BERLIN: Opel's Rocks-e is a departure from the carmaker's usual passenger cars. It's a boxy, compact two-seater that is fully electric - officially classified as a light motor vehi...
VW's sharp new Amarok pickup has North American genes
06 March 2022
BERLIN: Volkswagen's new Amarok pick-up, which has been developed together with Ford in order to cut costs, has plenty of North American DNA but it remains a genuine Volkswagen, th...
Polluting drivers may have to pay in all of London
05 March 2022
LONDON: A road-charging scheme targeting more polluting cars in London could be expanded to cover the entire metropolitan area of the British capital, the city's mayor said. The...
World’s top two-wheeler maker forays into EVs with new brand
05 March 2022
NEW DELHI: Hero MotoCorp Ltd., the world’s largest manufacturer of motorcycles and scooters, is foraying into electric vehicles with a new brand as part of its plan to switch to cl...
Sony and Honda team up to develop and sell electric vehicles
04 March 2022
Sony Vision-S 01 and Vision-S 02 electric vehicles are displayed during CES 2022 in Las Vegas, on Jan 5. — Reuters TOKYO: Japan's Sony Corp and Honda Motor Co Ltd said today they ...
New Lamborghini centre opens in Glenmarie, Shah Alam
04 March 2022
SHAH ALAM: Lamborghini Kuala Lumpur has opened a new showroom and service centre in Temasya Industrial Park Glenmarie under a new distributor. In partnership with SunAgata Super...
A deal with Putin leaves Renault trapped in Russia
04 March 2022
PARIS: Volkswagen AG, BMW AG and Toyota Motor Corp. have idled Russian plants and suspended shipments to the country as part of a broader retreat by global corporate giants. The...
Rolls-Royce Black Badge Ghost arrives, yours from RM1.8mil
04 March 2022
PETALING JAYA: Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Kuala Lumpur launched the Black Badge Ghost today - a car catering to a younger set of customers who it says are "bold and non-conformist". ...
Detroit's Big Three automakers to let workers stop wearing m...
04 March 2022
WASHINGTON: Detroit's Big Three automakers said on Thursday they will allow autoworkers to stop wearing masks at workplaces where US health officials have said it is safe to do so....
Mitsubishi to launch new Outlander PHEV in NZ on March 6
04 March 2022
TOKYO: Mitsubishi Motors Corporation will launch the plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) model of the all-new Outlander, a crossover SUV, on March 6 in New Zealand, which is the...
Pan Borneo Highway expansion and MRT 3 get go-ahead
04 March 2022
PETALING JAYA: The government has approved the Klang Valley Mass Rapid Transit Line 3 (MRT3) project and the expansion of the Pan Borneo Highway project, says Datuk Seri Ismail Sab...