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Scientists pave way for lithium-ion batteries capable of ope...
06 March 2024
HONG KONG: Researchers at Zhejiang University in China have developed a lithium battery capable of withstanding temperatures as low as -80 degrees Celsius. According to the rese...
Tesla Germany halts work as Musk calls suspected arson 'extr...
06 March 2024
BERLIN/FRANKFURT: Tesla's European Gigafactory near Berlin has halted work until further notice after what CEO Elon Musk called an "extremely dumb" suspected arson attack nearby le...
Sime Darby Auto ConneXion rolls out assurance programme for ...
05 March 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: As part of its commitment to continuously enhance the customer experience, Sime Darby Auto ConneXion (SDAC) has launched "Ford Assured," a programme that offers certi...
JPJ to roll out electronic driving test in April
05 March 2024
HULU LANGAT: The electronic driving test system (eTesting) will be introduced at three driving institutes next month, says Transport Minister Anthony Loke. He said candidates ma...
Suzuki Jimny Rainforest and Black editions introduced from R...
05 March 2024
PETALING JAYA: Naza Eastern Motors introduced the Suzuki Jimny in special variants of Rainforest and Black Edition. The Rainforest Edition is priced at RM168,900 before insuranc...
GWM Tank 300: Malaysia launch in 3Q2024, premium off-road SU...
05 March 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Great Wall Motor or GWM also previewed its Tank 300, alongside the Ora 07 all-electric coupe and Haval H6 mid-sized C-segment hybrid SUV at a recent media event at Th...
GWM Haval H6 hybrid: Malaysia launch in 2Q2024, Proton X70 r...
05 March 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Great Wall Motor or GWM also previewed its Haval H6 mid-sized C-segment hybrid sports utility vehicle (SUV), alongside the Ora 07 all-electric coupe and GWM Tank 300 ...
GWM Ora 07 previewed: Two variants, Long Range - 640km range...
05 March 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Great Wall Motor's Ora 07 all-electric coupe is the Chinese automaker's vanguard for its ambitious 2024 lineup in Malaysia, heralding the upcoming releases of the GWM...
Proton X50 to launch in Trinidad and Tobago
05 March 2024
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago: The Proton X50 is set to be launched in Trinidad and Tobago soon, according to a video on Ansa Motors' Facebook page. Ansa Motors, a subsidia...
Startup Gravity opens 500kW chargers — fastest in US — to pu...
05 March 2024
NEW YORK: Google-backed EV infrastructure startup Gravity Mobility has opened the fastest charging solution in the United States to the public, as it looks to attract fleet custome...
Hyundai adds sporty Ioniq 5 N Line in 2024 updates
04 March 2024
SEOUL: Hyundai has introduced a new variant of the Ioniq 5 as part of updates made to the model. The Ioniq 5 N Line is a sporty variant that will be positioned between the upgra...
Yamaha YZF-R25 now in Glacier White
04 March 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Hong Leong Yamaha Motor has introduced a new stylish colour of Glacier White for the Yamaha YZF-R25. The bike will also be offered with the all-time popular Racing...
Olympian Motors is making minimalist EVs for drivers sick of...
04 March 2024
NEW YORK: When Eren Canarslan, the co-founder and chief executive officer of Olympian Motors, removes the car cover from one of his company’s prototypes on a rainy fall day in Broo...
Proton on mission to optimise parts delivery
04 March 2024
PETALING JAYA: Delays in getting spare parts for servicing or accident repair works have been a common refrain by car owners in the days of the pandemic and the massive floods of 2...
Tow truck man turns EV evangelist
04 March 2024
JURU: After rescuing countless motorists in Penang whose vehicles broke down over the last 15 years, tow truck company owner Chan Kok Hoe has seen many different ways of cars faili...
New BMW 5 Series starts production at Dingolfing plant
04 March 2024
MUNICH: BMW'S Dingolfing plant marked the official start of production for the latest BMW 5 Series Touring, featuring not only traditional petrol, diesel, and plug-in hybrid option...
Air taxi company Volocopter gets green light for series prod...
04 March 2024
BERLIN: Volocopter is set to begin series production of its flying taxis after receiving approval from authorities in Germany, the manufacturer has announced. Volocopter, among ...
Customs Dept seizes 28 luxury vehicles with unpaid duty of R...
04 March 2024
IPOH: The Customs Department has seized 28 luxury vehicles with a combined duty value of about RM10mil at several locations in Perak and Selangor. Its Perak director, Datuk Abdu...
BYD prices new version of best-selling EV lower than predece...
04 March 2024
BEIJING: China's leading electric vehicle (EV) maker BYD today launched a new version of its best-selling car at a price lower than the final price of its discontinued predecessor,...
Lawyers who voided Elon Musk's pay as excessive want US$6 bi...
04 March 2024
Musk blasted the request as 'criminal'. — AFP WILMINGTON (USA): The lawyers who voided Elon Musk's US$56 billion (RM265bil)  compensation as excessive on Friday sought a record ...