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SoftBank-backed used-car startup Kavak becomes first Mexican...
01 October 2020
A logo of used autos platform Kavak is pictured on a car in Mexico City. — Reuters MEXICO CITY: SoftBank-backed used-car platform Kavak has become Mexico’s first tech “unicorn” af...
Germany puts first auto boss on trial over 'dieselgate'
01 October 2020
Stadler leaving the Stadelheim prison courtroom in Munich after the first day of the trial on Wednesday. — Bloomberg MUNICH: Former Audi CEO Rupert Stadler on Wednesday became the...
Electric truck startup Nikola puts off December event
01 October 2020
Nikola has put out a timetable with targets for completing a US factory, finishing vehicle prototypes and starting production. — Reuters NEW YORK: Electric truck startup Nikola sa...
Terengganu JPJ collects more than RM700,000 through compound...
01 October 2020
KUALA TERENGGANU: The Terengganu Road Transport Department (JPJ) has collected RM759,541 in traffic summonses following the 70 per cent compound reduction offered since Aug 3. I...
European carmakers' leather use fuelling deforestation, says...
01 October 2020
LONDON: Some of Europe's biggest car giants including BMW and Jaguar Land Rover use leather linked to deforestation in South America, threatening the most vulnerable tribes, enviro...
DBKL introduces cashless parking payment from Oct 1
30 September 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: Motorists in the city will no longer have to face the hassle of looking for parking payment machines, as payment will now be done through mobile applications and e-wa...
MINI Countryman Sports line-up gets two new variants
30 September 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: MINI in Malaysia has expanded the Cooper S Countryman Sports offering with two new variants. The variants are the Countryman Sports with Blackline Package priced a...
Proton X50 looking like a winner from the get-go
30 September 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: The much-anticipated Proton X50 has received an overwhelming response from customers since its initial preview in Tanjung Malim, Perak recently. Proton Edar chief ...
Entry-level Mazda CX-30 gets power tailgate
30 September 2020
SHAH ALAM: The Mazda CX-30 Skactiv-G 2.0L 2WD variant is now equipped with Power Tailgate. Bermaz Motors Trading said other features of the variant with model code DGE4RBL remai...
A day with the new Honda City RS
30 September 2020
PEGOH: It seems like we have been putting the spotlight on the as-yet-to-be launched, all-new Honda City for awhile now but it's actually been over a month since announcing that th...
Tesla to roll out China-made Model 3 cars with cobalt-free L...
30 September 2020
BEIJING: Tesla Inc is poised to start selling some Model 3 vehicles made in China equipped with cobalt-free lithium iron phosphate (LFP) batteries, two people familiar with the mat...
Emissions crunch drives VW to overhaul its supercar strategy
29 September 2020
WOLFSBURG: Volkswagen is reviewing the future of its high-performance brands Lamborghini, Bugatti and Ducati as part of broader quest for more economies of scale as it shifts to ma...
Ford Mustang gathering breaks record
29 September 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: Mustang Club Malaysia set a new record in the Malaysia Book of Records for holding the largest gathering of Ford Mustang vehicles in the country recently. Held on ...
New Mitsubishi 3S centre opens in Petaling Jaya
29 September 2020
PETALING JAYA: Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM), the official distributor of Mitsubishi Motors vehicles in Malaysia, together with authorised dealer Ingress Motors Centre (IMC), ha...
Over a million tune in to Toyota Esports Championship
29 September 2020
PETALING JAYA: The two-day Toyota Gazoo Racing (GR) Velocity Esports Championship, which was held recently at the UMW Toyota Motor Sdn Bhd (UMWT) headquarters in Shah Alam, garnere...
Syndicate preying on luxury car owners for prized auto parts
29 September 2020
Shafa’aton (right) inspecting some of the automotive components and half-cut vehicles after police crippled a syndicate involved in fraudulent disposal of stolen vehicles. — RAJA F...
GM still working on Nikola deal
29 September 2020
DETROIT: General Motors Co and Nikola Corp have not finalized their deal to jointly build electric pickup trucks and hydrogen fuel cell tractor-trailers, one day ahead of the date ...
10 nurses gifted Perodua Myvis by Johor Sultan
29 September 2020
JOHOR BARU: Ten nurses from the royal ward of Hospital Sultanah Aminah (HSA) here each received a brand new car from the Sultan of Johor. Photos of the happy recipients with the...
Mechanics are Castrol's Unsung Heroes
28 September 2020
PETALING JAYA: 20 Malaysian mechanics have been voted by the general public as Castrol Unsung Heroes award winners in conjunction with the Castrol ‘Hari Mekanik Malaysia’ campaign....
Hyundai electrifies performance with RM20e debut
28 September 2020
BEIJING: Hyundai Motor Company has introduced the next-generation electrified RM20e Racing Midship Sports Car to the world at the Beijing International Automotive Exhibition 20...