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A new Ghost is coming and Rolls-Royce CEO pens an open lette...
27 July 2020
LONDON: Rolls-Royce's chief executive officer Torsten Müller-Ötvös has issued an open letter to drum up some buzz ahead of the new Ghost debut. Below is the message he wanted to...
Harsher fines, longer jail time for reckless driving in prop...
27 July 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: Those charged with causing death due to dangerous or reckless driving can face up to 10 years in jail and a maximum fine of RM50,000 if convicted. These are among ...
Lotus Cars to set up tech hub with Warwick university
27 July 2020
LONDON: Lotus Cars will set up an advanced technology centre at the University of Warwick’s Wellesbourne Campus. The new technology centre will also be home to a new headquarter...
3D rider model to optimise BMW S 1000 RR aerodynamics
27 July 2020
MUNICH: The FIM Superbike World Championship (WorldSBK) may have been forced to take a break from racing for a few months, but engineers have been fine-tuning the aerodynamics of t...
Mazda to resume full factory ops worldwide in August
27 July 2020
LOS ANGELES: Starting in August, Mazda will return to normal factory operations, or pre-Covid-19 levels, amid increased sales and future forecast for product demand in the US. I...
Audi joins other car makers in bidirectional V2G research
27 July 2020
PARIS: Audi is just the latest in a string of manufacturers to announce work on a bidirectional recharge system. Auto makers are hoping to do their bit for the energy transition...
BMW’s X5 SUV will get a hydrogen fuel-cell version in 2022
27 July 2020
MUNICH: BMW AG will make a version of its X5 SUV that runs on hydrogen fuel-cells, part of the carmaker’s plan of producing as many drive variants as possible until one technology ...
Kia India releases first image of Sonet compact SUV
27 July 2020
MUMBAI: Kia Motors India has revealed the first official rendering of the new production-ready Kia Sonet compact SUV. The Sonet concept was unveiled for the first time at the 2...
JPJ collected RM8.55bil in revenue in 2019 and 2018, says Tr...
27 July 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) collected a total of RM8.55bil in revenue in 2018 and 2019, said Transport Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wee Ka Siong. According to Dr...
Malaysia-Singapore travel via 2 land links resumes from Aug ...
27 July 2020
Hishammuddin (right) greeting his Singapore counterpart, Dr Vivian, at the Causeway on July 26. JOHOR BARU: The Causeway, closed off to most traffic due to the Covid-19 pandemic, ...
Functions on demand: Upgrade your car's system whenever you ...
27 July 2020
BERLIN: Thanks to digitisation, in the not-so-far future, you may find yourself able to tack new functions onto your car - kind of like adding apps to a smartphone - long after it'...
Worried about keeping your car dashboard clean? Water works ...
26 July 2020
BERLIN: If you're thinking of shining up your car's dashboard, there are countless products available at the store. Usually though, water will work just as well as any of the fanci...
Drive like an emperor: How luxurious is the Toyota Century?
26 July 2020
TOKYO: When you enter the Toyota factory in Higashi, you suddenly find yourself in another world. While the Japanese manufacturers usually produce thousands of cars a day, on this ...
Mercedes to roll out GLA in the form of three AMG models soo...
25 July 2020
STUTTGART: Mercedes is further flexing its muscles with its small SUVs, bringing the GLA back as an AMG model in three different varieties: the GLA 34, 45 and 45 S, all of which co...
BMW M135i xDrive launched at RM356K
24 July 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: BMW Malaysia has introduced the third-generation flagship M135i Drive (F40) which got its formal introduction in Malaysia together with the X1 sDrive18i. Known uno...
BMW X1 sDrive18i launched at RM208K
24 July 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: BMW Malaysia has introduced the entry-level X1 sDrive18i (F48) Sports Activity Vehicle (SAV) during the launch of the M135i xDrive. The locally-assembled (completely...
July 25-July 31: Petrol prices down four sen, diesel down fi...
24 July 2020
Online game unveiled by Rolls-Royce
24 July 2020
GOODWOOD: In honour of the newly unveiled Wraith Kryptos Collection, Rolls-Royce launched an entertaining and interactive online game, for members of the public and enthusiasts aro...
New vehicle sales in Malaysia to hit 470,000 units in 2020
24 July 2020
PETALING JAYA: Malaysian Automotive Association (MAA) has revised upwards it’s total industry volume (TIV) forecast to 470,000 units from 400,000 units initially, on the back of th...
Subaru Asia presents Asian Dream reality singing competition
24 July 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: Subaru Asia has partnered with global music legend Michael Bolton to launch the first season of Asian Dream, a reality singing competition which spotlights six talent...