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MCO 3.0: Govt to limit movement further, tighten enforcement
21 May 2021
UPDATE:Here's the gist of the tightened MCO 3.0 to take effect from May 25.   PETALING JAYA: The National Security Council (NSC) has decided to tighten the implementatio...
New Mercedes-AMG SL to get completely new bodyshell
21 May 2021
STUTTGART: The upcoming Mercedes-AMG SL will have a completely new vehicle architecture. Developed by Mercedes-AMG, the lightweight composite aluminum chassis provides the basis...
Pre-sales begin in Europe for Volkswagen ID.4 GTX
21 May 2021
WOLFSBURG: Volkswagen has started taking pre-sale orders for the recently premiered all-electric Volkswagen ID.4 GTX high-performance variant. Prices start from 50,415 euros in ...
Fastned and Tesla to power up Oxford with EV charging superh...
21 May 2021
AMSTERDAM: Dutch charging infrastructure company Fastned has teamed up with Tesla to build electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in Oxford, England, it said today. The hub of ...
Tesla cars barred from some China government compounds, say ...
21 May 2021
It isn't immediately clear whether all government offices in Beijing have imposed such restrictions on Tesla cars. — Reuters BEIJING: Staff at some Chinese government offices have...
Daimler Truck predicts engine job losses in transition to 'g...
21 May 2021
STUTTGART: The transition to zero-emission fuel cell trucks will slash about half the jobs at Europe's truck engine plants in the next 15 years, Daimler Truck chief executive Marti...
Huawei-Changan smart car partnership said to expand to inclu...
21 May 2021
SHENZHEN: China’s Huawei Technologies is expanding its smart car partnership with state-owned Chongqing Changan Automobile Co Ltd to include the design and development of auto-use ...
VW shows what an electric Golf GTI might look like with ID.X...
21 May 2021
FRANKFURT: Volkswagen is conjuring up the spectre of the Golf GTI for the electric age, and is considering pimping the ID.3 with some silent muscle, in what the company is marketin...
WATCH: Bugatti Chiron Sport races Dassault Rafale Marine jet
21 May 2021
PARIS: A car pitted against a jet plane is a scenario that has been done to death but it never fails to draw attention. And so a new round of the same thing happened again. New ...
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars hires ex-BMW man to be its new design...
21 May 2021
LONDON: Rolls-Royce Motor Cars today announced that Anders Warming has been appointed its design director. He will join the company from July 1. Warming, 48, joins Rolls-Royc...
WATCH: Get acquainted with Rolls-Royce Ghost Extended
21 May 2021
PETALING JAYA: This particular Rolls-Royce Ghost Extended shown in the video below has already found a buyer in Malaysia. But we had a chance to check it out last month before i...
California regulator adopts EV mandate for Uber, Lyft ride-h...
21 May 2021
A pick-up point for ride hailers in San Diego. — Reuters SACRAMENTO: California's clean air regulator on Thursday adopted rules to mandate that nearly all trips on Uber's and Ly...
Self-driving cars pose crucial question: who to blame in a c...
21 May 2021
WASHINGTON: A debate over who to blame - or sue - when a self-driven car hits someone is holding up legislation the industry says it needs to advance. “If another driver hits yo...
Carsome's data centre of excellence to boost business
21 May 2021
KUALA LUMPUR: Carsome has set up a data centre of excellence (COE) to revolutionise the used car industry through digitalisation. The Southeast Asia’s largest integrated car e-c...
JPJ grants nine months extension for learners’ driving licen...
20 May 2021
PETALING JAYA: Due to the ongoing movement control order to stem Covid-19, the Road Transport Department (JPJ) has granted a nine-month extension to Learners Drivers Licence (LDL) ...
Jaguar E-PACE enhanced in new R-Dynamic Black Edition
20 May 2021
LONDON: Jaguar has introduced the E-PACE range with the sophisticated R-Dynamic Black Edition that enhances design and visual appeal with a bespoke choice of exterior elements. ...
April vehicle sales surge, says MAA
20 May 2021
PETALING JAYA: Total vehicle sales in Malaysia surged to 57,912 units in April this year, as sales in the previous corresponding period were drastically affected by the implementat...
Nationwide total MCO proposal on the agenda
20 May 2021
PETALING JAYA: Malaysians are on tenterhooks as the National Security Council meets tomorrow to decide whether to impose a total movement control order (MCO) nationwide. Accordi...
Well-travelled Bugatti Chiron 4-005 prototype calls it a day
20 May 2021
MOLSHEIM (France): After eight years and mileage of more than 74,000km, notably in tough conditions, Bugatti's Chiron 4-005 prototype is now headed towards a deserving retirement. ...
Covid-19 ushers in new era of air conditioning in cars
20 May 2021
FRANKFURT: Disturbing odours, annoying pollen and now virus-laden aerosols: drivers value clean air inside their car more than ever, especially since the start of the pandemic. ...