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New Toyota Yaris order books open
02 November 2020
SHAH ALAM: UMW Toyota Motor has opened the order books for the newly styled Yaris that boasts of added sportiness, dynamism, safety, convenience and connectivity. The Yaris is s...
Japan's Nidec plans US$2bil EV motor factory in Europe, says...
02 November 2020
TOKYO: Nidec Corp will spend 200 billion yen (RM7.9bil) on a new plant in Serbia to build motors for electric vehicles as it seeks to win more business from automakers turning away...
Hyundai names ex-design chief Luc Donckerwolke chief creativ...
02 November 2020
SEOUL: Hyundai Motor Group said today it has appointed Luc Donckerwolke, former head of the group's design centre, as chief creative officer in a move to strengthen its design comp...
Renault takes on 'range anxiety' in electric sales push. But...
02 November 2020
PARIS: Steve Tomlin, who runs a Renault dealership in Britain, says sales of the Zoe small electric car have shot up this year, a turnaround he partly puts down to a fading of “ran...
Ferrari Roma wins Car Design Award
02 November 2020
MARANELLO: The Ferrari Roma, produced from 1984 to 1997 and then relaunched in 2016, has been awarded the Production Cars category of the prestigious Car Design Award.The prize-giv...
Japan's GLM shows off its take of electric scooter for senio...
02 November 2020
KYOTO: Japanese EV maker GLM Co Ltd has released a spherical electric scooter concept designed for senior drivers that promises freedom of mobility. It is expected to go into se...
West Coast Expressway to be completed by 2024
02 November 2020
The West Coast Expressway passes through Tanjong Karang.— Bernama SHAH ALAM: The Selangor State Legislative Assembly was today told the route of the West Coast Expressway (WCE) in...
Build more segregated motorcycle lanes and cut speed limit, ...
02 November 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: Build segregated motorcycle lanes like those along the Federal Highway and lower the speed limit for motorcyclists. These were among the suggestions social activis...
Mercedes boss Wolff dismisses Hamilton 'quit' talk
02 November 2020
With Wolff (centre) are drivers Hamilton (right) and Valtteri Bottas. IMOLA (Italy): Mercedes team chief Toto Wolff has dismissed the possibility that Lewis Hamilton is poised to ...
Volvo loosens up subscription plan in US
02 November 2020
NEW YORK: Volvo has made its car subscription plan in the United States more flexible by allowing new customers to have the option to upgrade or return a new subscription any time ...
Nissan Almera Turbo priced from RM80K to RM92K
01 November 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: Prices of the new Nissan Almera Turbo have been revealed today. The B-segment sedan is offered in three variants, starting with the VL at RM79,906, the VLP at RM85...
EON unveils new logo, announces nine Proton dealerships
01 November 2020
  KUALA LUMPUR: Auto distributor Edaran Otomobil Nasional Bhd (EON) has unveiled a new logo for the brand, marking the inclusion of Proton as a new marque under their s...
F1 fears lockdowns may hit end of season races
01 November 2020
IMOLA: Formula One fears that further Covid-19 lockdowns across Europe could hit the sport as Lewis Hamilton heads towards a record-equalling seventh world title, his Mercedes team...
Starting with spare parts, 3D printing poised to transform c...
01 November 2020
BERLIN: A broken plastic lever or worn-out cog for the windscreen wiper motor: Certain spare parts are either hard to find or not available at all. The only thing that helps is a c...
Even a quarter-century later, the Renault Spider still feels...
01 November 2020
BERLIN: The 1990s roadster revival may have been triggered by Mazda's MX-5, but it was the Renault Spider, an outsider more radical than anything that had ever rolled out of German...
New VW Golf R teased ahead of Nov 4 world premiere
31 October 2020
WOLFSBURG: Volkswagen will introduce the new Golf R on Nov 4. The new Golf R is the most powerful Golf model in the history of this best-seller, of which more than 35 million un...
PAL-V flying car is now street legal
31 October 2020
ROTTERDAM: Dutch flying car PAL-V Liberty has been approved for use on public roads — at least in EU member countries. However, further tests are still required of the prototype...
Qualcomm, FedEx, auto executives to propose transport polici...
31 October 2020
WASHINGTON: A group of business leaders and public policy experts is launching a new body to grapple with thorny questions surrounding the future of transportation including self-d...
New Hyundai Kona and Sonata launched in Malaysia
30 October 2020
PETALING JAYA: Hyundai-Sime Darby Motors (HSDM) has two new models in the Malaysian market – the D-segment Sonata sedan and the compact SUV, Kona. The Kona is available in three...
AB Volvo and Isuzu Motors sign final agreements for strategi...
30 October 2020
STOCKHOLM: Truckmaker AB Volvo and Japan's Isuzu Motors have inked a binding agreement for their previously announced strategic alliance, which includes Isuzu buying Volvo's UD Tru...