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Renault planning all-electric Twingo with 270-km range
03 November 2020
BERLIN: Renault's Twingo has long been a favourite for city dwellers looking for a compact and cheap runabout, and Renault is now also seeking the same success on electric avenue. ...
A special edition DBX to go with an Aston Martin luxury home...
03 November 2020
NEW YORK: Remember the Aston Martin Residences in Miami? Well, even before that project is finished, the British luxury car maker has already set its sights on a New York play. ...
Over 50,000 potholes in Selangor reported on Waze
03 November 2020
SHAH ALAM: A whopping 52,295 reports on potholes in Selangor were recorded on mobile navigation app Waze between January 2019 and September 2020 by road users. From the total, 3...
Steady increase in sales of electrified cars during Covid-19...
03 November 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: While demand for cars has plummeted due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the automotive market has seen a steady increase in sales of electric vehicles (EVs), battery EVs, a...
Persona led October sales as Proton powers ahead
03 November 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: The Persona led sales in October as Proton continued its march up the charts for the fifth consecutive month, recording a sales growth of 20 per cent in October to 11...
Five motorists sentenced under stiffer Road Transport Act
03 November 2020
Logeswwaran,  Tan, Chua, Sin  (first from right, dark blue shirt) and Khoo being led out of court after they were sentenced for drunk driving at a magistrate's court in George Town...
Volvo's Polestar banned in France over logo row
03 November 2020
PARIS: Citroën took Volvo to court over the use of the logo in the latter's plug-in hybrid Polestar 1 which the French marque claims it bears more than an uncanny resemblance to. ...
Perodua sets new record in car sales for October
03 November 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: Perodua recorded a fresh record with highest-ever monthly sales of 26,852 cars in October after the all-time high of 25,035 units in September. Perodua president a...
Lamborghini goes TikTok
03 November 2020
BOLOGNA: Lamborghini is wooing the so-called Generation Z and Millennials by opening a TikTok account, making it the first company in the luxury sports car industry to join the sho...
Ford honours its distributors
03 November 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: The Ford annual Chairman’s Award programme recently announced its winners for 2019. The programme - launched regionally in 2016 - honoured its distributors at the ...
Prolintas uses smart system to monitor its highways
03 November 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: The Prolintas Group of Companies has launched the Prolintas Smart Surveillance System (S3) Highway Monitoring System, which uses artificial intelligence and machine l...
WATCH: Rotary-only car show in Japan
02 November 2020
TOKYO: Youtuber noriyaro recently showcased a unique car meet in Japan and the only way to get a featured spot is that it has to be powered by a rotary-engine from Mazda. The ca...
WATCH: Chip Foose doesn't like new BMW M3 face, decides to d...
02 November 2020
LOS ANGELES: Following BMW's reveal of its latest M3 and M4 performance vehicles, its styling cues haven't sat well with enthusiasts and fans of the German brand. In particular,...
China's GAC Motor picks up eighth consecutive award in recen...
02 November 2020
GUANGZHOU (China) JD Power recently published its 2020 China Initial Quality Study (IQS) report and has revealed that GAC Motor has emerged as the China brand champion for the eigh...
HondaTouch app introduced for Malaysians
02 November 2020
PETALING JAYA: Honda Malaysia has introduced its latest digital feature - the HondaTouch application (app) that's been touted to offer feature-packed convenience. The app, which...
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...