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BYD brings floating SUV to Geneva to win over European buyer...
27 February 2024
GENEVA: BYD is underscoring its European ambitions at the Geneva car show this week by showing off models including a 1,200-horsepower luxury sport utility vehicle that can float o...
Govt fleet to begin EV transition this year, says Nik Nazmi
27 February 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: The use of electric vehicles (EVs) for the government’s fleet will start this year, says Nik Nazmi Nik Ahmad. The National Resources and Environmental Sustainabili...
BYD SEAL U DM-i makes European entrance at Geneva show
27 February 2024
GENEVA: BYD has introduced the SEAL U DM-i with Super DM (Dual Mode) Technology at the Geneva Motor Show, marking its European premiere. The SEAL U DM-i, a plug-in hybrid SUV, p...
Four Fiat concept cars to set the tone for the new Panda fam...
27 February 2024
ROME: Fiat is preparing to launch the next Panda generation and this time wants to turn it into an entire family of cars with at least four very different models making up a new mo...
TNB to replace 30% vehicles with EVs by 2030
27 February 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Utility giant Tenaga Nasional Bhd (TNB) says it will electrify 30 per cent of its operational fleet by 2030, totalling more than 1,000 vehicles. President and chie...
Renault leads Europe's EV defence in Geneva as Chinese rival...
26 February 2024
GENEVA: Renault and China-owned MG launched new electrified cars in Europe at the Geneva car show today as Chinese automakers seek to take more market share from legacy European ri...
Renault 5 returns as an affordable electric runabout
26 February 2024
GENEVA: A zero-emission Renault 5 is the latest electric re-imagining of an original petrol car to emerge and the update of the classic formally broke cover today at the Geneva Mot...
Tesla opens two AC charging stations in Penang
26 February 2024
The Destination Charging Station at The Ship Campus. KUALA LUMPUR: Tesla in Malaysia has expanded its charging network to Penang with two charging stations at The Ship Campus, Bat...
Hong Leong Industries' Tekhne venture to produce automotive ...
26 February 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Hong Leong Industries Bhd's (HLI) latest venture, Tekhne Sdn Bhd, will produce automotive spare parts for both 2- and 4-wheelers. Tekhne will venture into the Orig...
SAIC's MG unveils MG3 hybrid model for European market
26 February 2024
GENEVA: MG Motors, a unit of China's SAIC today unveiled its hybrid hatchback MG3 model for the European market, taking advantage of slowing growth demand for electric vehicles by ...
BMW R 18 Roctane to debut, estimated price at RM160K
26 February 2024
PETALING JAYA: BMW Motorrad Malaysia is set to unveil the new BMW R 18 Roctane at the BMW Premium Selection Showcase 2024. Price is estimated at RM160,000. As the fifth model...
Renault Scenic E-Tech voted European Car of the Year 2024
26 February 2024
GENEVA: The Renault Scenic E-Tech electric car has been awarded the European Car of the Year 2024 title. The win was announced at the Geneva Motor Show. Selected from seven f...
Potholes, a British obsession with a heavy price
26 February 2024
LONDON: Potholes across the UK are thought to number more than one million, according to vehicle-breakdown company RAC, owing to a widely-perceived lack of government investment fo...
Hong Kong’s first hydrogen bus hits the road
26 February 2024
The hydrogen bus follows a daily schedule of 6 to 8 trips in the initial phase. HONG KONG: The first hydrogen double-decker in Hong Kong rolled out and plied its initial route o...
BYD unveils RM1mil electric supercar to rival Ferrari, Lambo...
26 February 2024
SHANGHAI: BYD Co. debuted its most expensive car on Sunday, a 1.68 million yuan (RM1.1mil) high-performance fully-electric supercar pitted against gas-guzzling options offered by r...
After the Ineos Grenadier, here comes the Fusilier
26 February 2024
LONDON: Ineos Automotive has introduced its latest 4X4, the Ineos Fusilier here. Announced by Sir Jim Ratcliffe, the vehicle boasts off-road capabilities and on-road performance...
HyperloopTT relocates to Italy to continue high-speed travel...
26 February 2024
VENICE: Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HyperloopTT) on Friday announced it is relocating from Toulouse, France, to Veneto, Italy. The Italian location offers a larger te...
Lucid Air becomes the most powerful saloon in the world
26 February 2024
SAN JOSE: Lucid, the US automotive company pushing electric performance to newer highs, has announced what it describes as the most powerful saloon in the world, a Sapphire-badged ...
Touch ‘n Go’s first-ever Chinese New Year Edition Charm
25 February 2024
KUALA LUMPUR: Touch ‘n Go is ushering in the year of the Dragon with the launch of its limited-edition Touch ‘n Go Chinese New Year Edition Charm. The charm’s design of a mystic...
Cycle & Carriage: Three benefits of owning an EV in Malaysia
25 February 2024
PETALING JAYA: More electric cars are entering the Malaysian market at various price points from those in the luxury segment to the relatively more affordable ones. Chinese auto...