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Make motorists who abuse parking bays for disabled pay dearl...
14 December 2020
PETALING JAYA: Widespread misuse of parking bays meant for the disabled is a common complaint received by local authorities. The parking bays, painted blue with a wheelchair sig...
Puspakom's JB branch shutters after worker found infected by...
14 December 2020
Generic image of a Puspakom centre. JOHOR BARU: Puspakom’s Johor Baru branch has been closed temporarily beginning Sunday after one of its workers tested positive for Covid-19. ...
East Klang Valley Expressway ready by Q3 2021
14 December 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: The developer of the East Klang Valley Expressway, EKVE Sdn Bhd, has said that the project is on course to be completed by the third quarter of 2021 despite being ham...
MINI Countryman Boardwalk released
14 December 2020
MUNICH: MINI has put together a limited edition Countryman it calls the Countryman Boardwalk. It comes in three variants. The SUV features an exterior finish in Deep Laguna m...
Q Motorsport becomes Audi factory team
14 December 2020
SINGAPORE: Audi will compete in the Dakar Rally for the first time with a hybrid electric prototype entry in 2022. The race in the world’s toughest cross-country rally will be c...
French and British vehicle testing firms aim to scale up wit...
14 December 2020
LONDON: The French group UTAC CERAM and the British group Millbrook, both of which are key partners to automotive customers in Europe and around the world, have today announced the...
Nordic nations set pace in electric planes after green-cars ...
14 December 2020
OSLO: The Nordic region’s pace-setting push into green transport is set to extend from cars to the air-travel market. Iceland this month signalled plans to move towards carbon-f...
Carsome secures RM120mil funding
14 December 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: Carsome, Southeast Asia’s largest integrated car e-commerce platform, recently completed its Series D fundraising and has announced that it managed to raise US$30mil ...
Jaguar F-TYPE Heritage 60 Edition pays homage to E-type
13 December 2020
LONDON: Jaguar is marking the 60th anniversary of the E-type sports car in 2021 with the introduction of a new limited-edition 575PS V8 Supercharged F-TYPE Heritage 60 Edition. ...
Proton to ramp up exports in 2021
13 December 2020
SUBANG JAYA: With domestic sales on a tear in 2020 despite a pandemic, Proton is looking at stepping up exports in 2021. As many as five market introductions will take place in ...
Land Rover Defender 110 earns 5 stars from Euro NCAP
13 December 2020
LONDON: The new Land Rover Defender 110 has earned another five-star review – this time from the safety experts at Euro NCAP. Land Rover’s most capable and durable model ever ha...
Maserati taps into Cambodia's growing list of millionaires
12 December 2020
MODENA: Maserati thinks Cambodia is its next growth market, and has announced its foray into the South-East Asian country. It has partnered with Cambodia's HGB Group, which will...
How Hyundai's Hidden Lighting technology works
12 December 2020
FRANKFURT: Hyundai Motor has released new details about its signature Hidden Lighting technology, which recently made its debut in Europe with the launch of the all-new Tucson. ...
Ferrari's Camilleri will be a hard act to follow
12 December 2020
MILAN: Ferrari was facing a fresh challenge of finding a new leader of the same standing as Louis Camilleri on Friday, just as the Italian luxury carmaker is rolling out new hybrid...
KL motorists fear falling objects from expressway works
12 December 2020
PETALING JAYA: The construction of Sungai Besi-Ulu Klang Elevated Expressway (SUKE) on both sides of Jalan 1/144a, Taman Bukit Cheras in Kuala Lumpur, is worrying motorists. Tho...
Tesla teams to visit Indonesia to check on investment in EV ...
12 December 2020
File pic of a worker monitoring the nickel melting process at a nickel smelter near Sorowako, Indonesia. — Reuters JAKARTA: Tesla will send delegations to Indonesia next month t...
Morgan x Piston Gin is world’s first gin infused with ash wo...
12 December 2020
LONDON: The Morgan Motor Company has long been famous for its use of ash wood in the construction of its cars, but the 111-year-old firm has now discovered a creative use for the s...
Hyundai to buy robot maker Boston Dynamics from SoftBank
11 December 2020
A boy in a stroller reacting to Boston Dynamics' four-legged robot Spot during its demonstration at Tokyo Robot Collection, Japan Sept 18. — Reuters SEOUL: Hyundai Motor Group uni...
Hyundai introduces dedicated fuel cell brand HTWO
11 December 2020
DETROIT: Hyundai Motor Group on Thursday said it is launching a brand dedicated to its hydrogen fuel cell system in a move meant to boost that business. Hyundai Motor Group, whi...
Louis Camilleri steps down as Ferrari CEO, Philip Morris cha...
11 December 2020
A source said Camilleri’s illness was not the reason for his resignation. — Reuters MARANELLO: Ferrari chief executive officer Louis Camilleri has retired citing personal reasons ...