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Tesla to export China-made Model 3 vehicles to Europe
19 October 2020
BEIJING/SHANGHAI: Tesla Inc said today it would start exporting China-made Model 3 cars to more than 10 European countries this month, joining a growing number of automakers using ...
Cruise self-driving vehicle goes solo in San Francisco
19 October 2020
LOS ANGELES: Cruise, a General Motors (GM) majority-owned company along with investors Honda and Softbank, became the first company to receive a permit from the California Departme...
Light green shade for cars to dominate in Asia Pacific come ...
18 October 2020
FRANKFURT: A muted shade of green is expected to be the top colour choice for cars sold in the Asia Pacific in 2021, according to German automotive coatings maker BASF. Asia Pac...
British firm Langen cleans up two-stroke with new sports mot...
18 October 2020
LONDON: A British manufacturer has launched a sports motorcycle using a new version of the oil-burning two-stroke engine which once choked the streets with blue smoke until tough a...
Why electric cars are rarely suited to towing
18 October 2020
BERLIN: Electric cars, for all their advantages with cleaner mobility, come with one major drawback: They're not very good at towing. In fact, few electric cars are at all suite...
Pirelli reboots its R&D to stay on track through the pandemi...
18 October 2020
MILAN: When the coronavirus pandemic forced Italian tyremaker Pirelli to temporarily shut its factories in March, R&D chief Pierangelo Misani needed a rapid rethink. With a ...
Heat is now on EV makers, after battery fires
17 October 2020
NEW YORK: First, Hyundai Motor Co made headlines about its electric cars catching fire. Five days later, it was General Motors Co and Ford Motor Co. The next day, it was BMW AG. ...
BMW and MINI expand charging options with new electrificatio...
17 October 2020
Munich. BMW Charging and MINI Charging are set to introduce their latest fifth-generation electrification kit. Innovative charging solutions and digital services for easy and co...
All Lucid Air models now available for booking in US
17 October 2020
LOS ANGELES: Lucid Motors has unveiled new details about the full Lucid Air model range, including the pricing of the entry model of the range, called Lucid Air. The base model ...
PSA to ditch its two small gasoline city cars, say sources
17 October 2020
PARIS: PSA is ending the production of Peugeot and Citroën small city cars, say three sources, withdrawing from an increasingly unprofitable market as its starts a strategic review...
Live showrooms, interactive 3D imaging: how carmakers are ta...
17 October 2020
PARIS: After Volkswagen created an interactive digital experience for its new launches last April, now Peugeot is giving virtual access to its latest models. As most major motor...
Renault electrifies the Mégane
16 October 2020
PARIS: Renault is entering a new chapter in its history with the Mégane eVision which is currently a show-car but one that showcases the brand's latest line of electric vehicles an...
Choose your new Nissan Almera Turbo accessory package
16 October 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: Edaran Tan Chong Motor Sdn Bhd has released the pricing menu for  its optional accessory packages and customers can now personalize their new Nissan Almera Turbo. ...
Oct 17-23: Petrol prices up 1 sen, diesel up 5 sen
16 October 2020
PETALING JAYA: The retail prices of both RON97 and RON95 petrol will increase by one sen to RM1.98 per litre and RM1.68 per litre respectively for the period between Oct 17 and Oct...
Fisker closes deal for supplier Magna to build its SUV, take...
16 October 2020
DETROIT: Fisker Inc, which is going public through a merger with a so-called blank check company, said on Thursday auto supplier Magna International Inc will supply the vehicle pla...
By appointment aftersales services during CMCO at central Ma...
16 October 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: TC Subaru, the exclusive distributor of Subaru vehicles in Malaysia, will open its branches in central Malaysia for servicing, maintenance and repairs by appointment ...
Volvo Cars safety campaign to save 'a million more' lives
16 October 2020
PETALING JAYA: Volvo Cars is once again introducing an initiative that challenges the way industry and public perceive safety with the campaign titled ‘A Million More’ which hi...
Apple assembler Foxconn aims to supply to about 3 million EV...
16 October 2020
A scooter rider passing by a Foxconn office building in Taipei. — Reuters TAIPEI: Foxconn aims to provide components or services to 10% of the world's electric vehicles (EVs) by b...
JLR to launch electric Jaguar I-PACE in India in early 2021
16 October 2020
NEW DELHI: Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) plans to launch its electric Jaguar I-PACE sedan in India early next year, the automaker’s country head told Reuters on Thursday, as governments ...
Countryman singled out in latest MINI promo campaign
15 October 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: MINI is promoting the Countryman range in its latest "Catch of the Year" campaign that was announced today. The campaign from now until Dec 31 covers Countryman Pu...