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Two plug-in hybrids expand 8th-gen VW Golf line-up
25 August 2020
WOLFSBURG: Volkswagen is electrifying the eighth generation of the Golf with two new plug-in hybrid versions: the Golf eHybrid and Golf GTE. This means that no less than two Gol...
Ford will reveal the hotly anticipated P1 at Gamescom 2020
25 August 2020
COLOGNE: This Thursday, August 27, at the next Gamescom event, Ford will unveil the results of its P1 project, the company's first car that has been conceptualised together with ga...
Thailand approves new warrant against Red Bull heir over hit...
25 August 2020
Vorayuth missed eight court summonses before authorities issued an arrest warrant five years after the incident. — The Nation/ANN BANGKOK: A Thai court today issued a new arrest w...
Carsome opens KL flagship centre, new company logo debuts
25 August 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: Regional used car trading platform Carsome has opened a flagship Carsome Experience Centre here. The company also introduced its new logo to mark the milestone. ...
All-new Honda City RS hits the road
24 August 2020
PETALING JAYA: Now you can take a closer look at the all-new Honda City as it starts a nationwide tour starting Aug 29 at Sunway Pyramid mall and Tesco Cheras in Selangor. The c...
Proton recalling over 6,000 Perdana units over airbag flaw
24 August 2020
SUBANG JAYA: Proton is recalling 6,342 units of Perdana units made from 2012 to 2018 over defective airbags. The company is appealing to Perdana owners it has been unable to con...
Tesla’s Model 3 is doing what other EVs have not: retain val...
24 August 2020
NEW YORK: It’s early, but there are signs Tesla Inc.’s Model 3 could be as exceptional in the used market as it has been in the new-car world. The sedan has sold at volumes no o...
BMW M debuts new M8 Gran Coupe MotoGP Safety Car, MotoGP rid...
24 August 2020
SPIELBERG (Austria): BMW M presented over the weekend the new M8 Gran Coupe MotoGP Safety Car at the Red Bull Ring in conjunction with the BMW M MotoGP Grand Prix of Styria, where ...
Ford trials tech to help foresee traffic incidents
24 August 2020
LONDON: A consortium led by Ford is developing an innovative predictive road safety tool which, using data from connected vehicles and intelligent roadside sensors, could help to m...
BMW works with Shell to offer two new car care programmes
24 August 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: BMW Malaysia has teamed up with Shell Malaysia to introduce its latest engine oil service and maintenance parts programmes that feature the Shell Helix Ultra Professi...
First AMG Experience Centre opens in China
24 August 2020
AFFALTERBACH/ ZHEJIANG: Mercedes-AMG has set up its first Experience Centre in the world at the Zhejiang International Circuit in China. As the name of the venue suggests, custo...
London’s Tower Bridge closed to cars after getting stuck ope...
24 August 2020
LONDON: London’s Tower Bridge isn’t falling down, but it’s not working very well at the moment. The iconic bridge across the River Thames was stuck open Saturday after opening t...
VW steps up electric offensive with ID.4 production
24 August 2020
WOLFSBURG: Following the production of the ID.3 electric car, Volkswagen has moved on to series production of the ID.4 electric crossover. Both models are being produced at VW's...
Ford syncs up with INRIX to steer drivers to cheaper parking...
24 August 2020
DETROIT: As people around the world start driving more again, Ford and INRIX will soon help them find cheaper options for fuel prices and that elusive open parking spot. INRIX, ...
Williams no longer a family affair, US investment firm buys ...
24 August 2020
LONDON: The historic Williams Formula One team has been bought by US-based investment firm Dorilton Capital, ending 43 years of family ownership, it was announced last Friday. F...
Automakers urge FTC to seek appeal after defeat in Qualcomm ...
24 August 2020
WASHINGTON: A group of tech companies and automakers including Ford Motor Co, Honda Motor Co Ltd, Daimler AG as well as Tesla today urged the US Federal Trade Commission to seek an...
Harley's activist investor backs business reboot strategy
24 August 2020
CHICAGO: An activist investor who shook up Harley-Davidson Inc earlier this year said he is impressed with the changes initiated by new chief executive Jochen Zeitz to turn around ...
Volta Zero electric commercial truck to launch online on Sep...
24 August 2020
LONDON: Electric truck maker Volta Trucks has confirmed that the full-electric Volta Zero will be revealed at an online launch event at 10:00 BST (5pm in Malaysia) on Sept 3. As...
Mexican welder gained fame from 'Wedding Beetle' creations
24 August 2020
MEXICO CITY: Ever wanted to take a spin in Cinderella’s magical coach? Look no further than the Wedding Beetle, an enchanting white, wrought iron-bodied coachbuilt car from the 196...
Germany probes Porsche over suspected petrol engine manipula...
24 August 2020
The investigation is focused on engines developed between 2008 and 2013, including those of the Panamera and 911 models. HAMBURG/MUNICH: Germany’s motor vehicle authority KBA is i...