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Lexus can change your mind about texting and driving in 4.6s
07 April 2021
PLANO (Texas, USA): How long do you think it takes to glance at a text message when you’re driving? One second? Two seconds? You’re not alone. Most drivers believe that texting ...
Ioniq 5: Hyundai powers EV race with car that can cook dinne...
07 April 2021
SEOUL: Hyundai Motor Co. is pitching its new Ioniq 5 as being able to do more than the average EV. In a series of promotional videos on YouTube, a camper is shown running on a t...
Ministries come together to improve ambulance driving skills...
07 April 2021
PUTRAJAYA: The Health Ministry and Transport Ministry are working together to improve driving skills of ambulance drivers and train them to be safety conscious. Both ministries ...
Voltage shifting tech holds promise to shift future of renew...
07 April 2021
SAN JOSE: A new type of battery system, Switching Battery, offers a glimpse of hope for electric vehicle (EV) charging from renewable energy directly. The Switching Battery will...
MR D.I.Y. Group expands trucking fleet with Isuzu
07 April 2021
SERI KEMBANGAN: Isuzu Malaysia recently delivered eight units of medium-duty trucks from its Forward Series (F-Series) range to popular homegrown retail giant MR D.I.Y. Group (M) B...
Polestar aims to create first climate neutral car by 2030
07 April 2021
GOTHENBURG: In Polestar’s first annual review, published today, the Swedish electric performance car brand declares its moonshot goal to create the first truly climate neutral car ...
JPJ rules out personalised licence plates for the moment
07 April 2021
KUALA PILAH: Car owners hoping to get personalised registration numbers will have to wait as the Road Transport Department (JPJ) is not planning to introduce vanity plates anytime ...
China's electric scooter maker Niu launches kick-scooter mod...
07 April 2021
A man riding a Niu electric scooter through a puddle in Beijing. — Reuters BEIJING: China’s electric scooter maker Niu Technologies said today it would roll out its first kick-sco...
Tony Fernandes sells Caterham Cars to Japanese group
07 April 2021
LONDON: Caterham Cars has been acquired by Japan-based automotive group, VT Holdings, from AirAsia's Tony Fernandes and Kamarudin Meranun. The company assumes custodianship of t...
GM to build Chevrolet Silverado electric pickups at Factory ...
07 April 2021
DETROIT: General Motors Co said on Tuesday its first electric vehicle assembly plant at Detroit-Hamtramck, Michigan, will make a Silverado electric pickup truck under Chevrolet bra...
JPJ raking in money from online bidding of number plates
06 April 2021
KUALA PILAH: The JPJeBid (electronic bidding for vehicle registration number plates) system is one of the highest contributors to the revenue collection of the Road Transport Depar...
Ritzy collectors follow Bieber, LeBron into brash car wrappi...
06 April 2021
Tony King's Porsche 964 in Martini Racing theme. NEW YORK: Tony King, known to some as Champagne Tony, was planning to join a family road trip from Denver to the West Coast, and h...
No new directives on inter-state travel requirements, says C...
06 April 2021
KUALA LUMPUR: There are no new directives on the requirements for interstate travel permits despite a notice on a police station door demanding strict proof. Cheras OCPD Asst Co...
Mitsubishi records historical high sales
06 April 2021
KUALA LUMPUR: Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM), the official distributor of Mitsubishi Motors vehicles in Malaysia, recorded a historical high sales performance of 4,156 units for ...
Apple chief Tim Cook talks of autonomous cars
06 April 2021
Cook hinted that an option could be for Apple to build an autonomous-driving technology platform used by auto makers. — AFP SAN FRANCISCO: Apple chief Tim Cook portrayed self-driv...
Jeep sales climbing in Japan as younger people warm to the b...
06 April 2021
TOKYO: While American-branded cars have historically struggled in Japan, Jeep, the rugged-looking sports utility vehicle, looks to be gaining popularity, particularly among younger...
Carsome leverages on motorsports for brand-building
06 April 2021
KUALA LUMPUR: Carsome has made its foray into motorsports sponsorship as part of its brand-building commitment. The Southeast Asia’s largest integrated car e-commerce platform i...
These street lamps in Seoul allow you to connect to WiFi or ...
06 April 2021
SEOUL: South Korea is taking another step towards becoming a smart city by implementing streetlights that meet new needs. In South Korea, about 20 so-called smart street lamps h...
Silicon Valley self-driving startup Gatik works with Isuzu t...
06 April 2021
SAN FRANCISCO: Silicon Valley self-driving startup Gatik and Isuzu North America Corp on Tuesday said they will work together to build autonomous delivery trucks that Gatik will us...
GMC HUMMER EV SUV unveiled
06 April 2021
DETROI: GMC’s electric supertruck lineup expands with the addition of the 2024 HUMMER EV SUV — and it is loaded with smart, purposeful technology. New technologies include trail...