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Ford launches new protection shields to distance Transit and...
16 July 2020
LONDON: Ford has announced a new range of protection shields in the UK that can be quickly and easily fitted to a wide selection of the company’s commercial vehicles, designed to h...
US fast food chain Chipotle to expand drive-thrus
16 July 2020
LOS ANGELES: US fast food chain Chipotle on Wednesday announced it planned to expand its drive-thru lanes and hire as many as 10,000 new employees. Chipotle, known for its tacos...
Michigan governor warns car plants may shut if masks aren’t ...
16 July 2020
DETROIT: Michigan governor Gretchen Whitmer warned Wednesday that auto factories in her state could be shut down again if residents don’t follow her order to wear masks and slow th...
Work-from-home culture will cut billions of miles of driving...
16 July 2020
DETROIT: Working from home and online shopping have become the new normal and that will reduce driving in the United States by up to 270 billion miles a year, according to new stud...
Navistar to develop self-driving trucks with TuSimple
16 July 2020
CHICAGO: Truck maker Navistar International Corp has bought a minority stake in TuSimple and aims to co-develop self-driving trucks by 2024 with the technology company as it rolls ...
Fiat and PSA brush up on Latin, conjure up Stellantis
16 July 2020
The Stellantis name will be used only at the group level as a corporate brand. — Reuters NEW YORK: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and Peugeot maker PSA Group paged through Latin dic...
VW brand freezes new hiring until end 2020
16 July 2020
FRANKFURT: Volkswagen has stopped hiring new staff at its core brand until year end, VW’s brand’s chief said on Wednesday. Despite a slight recovery in demand, car sales remain ...
Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 and 718 Spyder set for digital launch...
16 July 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: Porsche is up for a local launch of another product tonight. Its distributor, Sime Darby Auto Performance, will be staging a digital debut of the most powerful mem...
UMW Toyota taking orders for up-rated GR Supra from RM590K
15 July 2020
SHAH ALAM: UMW Toyota has introduced an updated version to its GR Supra that's on its way and it isn't limited to just a power upgrade. Currently, the Japanese brand is welcomin...
MINI introduces Convertible Sidewalk Edition in limited numb...
15 July 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: MINI Malaysia has a new offering for fans of this British brand with the introduction of the Convertible Sidewalk Edition that's an ode to the original 2007 model. ...
Rolls-Royce creates the cleanest micro environment in a car
15 July 2020
LONDON: Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has launched a new Micro Environment Purification System (MEPS), which creates the cleanest micro environment available in a motor car. Using the ...
Range Rover Sport gets new straight-six mild hybrid diesels
15 July 2020
LONDON: The Range Rover Sport gets new six-cylinder Ingenium diesel engines with 48V Mild-Hybrid Electric Vehicle (MHEV) diesel tech. Developed in-house, the new in-line engine...
Vanzo launches new sterilising air freshener
15 July 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's car perfume manufacturer Vanzo Asia has launched its new Sterilizing Air Freshener and also named artist Lin Min Chen as its ambassador again. Eddie Ng,...
Mercedes-Benz C 200 upgraded to AMG Line
15 July 2020
PETALING JAYA: Mercedes-Benz Malaysia has announced the availability of a modified C-Class variant, the Mercedes-Benz C 200 with AMG Line priced at RM251, 587.39 (on-the-road witho...
Michelin unveils four new motorcycle tyres
15 July 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: Michelin has unveiled four new motorcycle Power tyre models, namely the 5, GP, Cup and Slick - priced from RM423 to RM706. “All four new products are targeted a...
American wheels and Harleys hit Kuala Lumpur
15 July 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: Route 77 Harley-Davidson of Kuala Lumpur, located at Jalan Ampang here, recently organised the American Cars Meets Motorcycle Drive & Ride event. The event gat...
Perodua Myvi gets safety tech for three variants, new colour...
15 July 2020
PETALING JAYA: One of Malaysia’s most popular cars, the Perodua Myvi, has received a significant safety boost and a new body colour for 2020. And it is now available for booking...
'Urban canyons' causing signal black-out for driverless vehi...
15 July 2020
LONDON: Autonomous vehicles could face signal black-out caused by "urban canyons" in cities across the world due to the continued growth of skyscrapers and urban infrastructure, ac...
Nissan unveils electric Ariya SUV and logo redesign
15 July 2020
YOKOHAMA: Nissan Motor Co. unveiled a new electric vehicle and redesign of its "hamburger” corporate logo, seeking to make a fresh start after months of management turmoil and decl...
Road traffic microplastics flooding world's oceans, says stu...
15 July 2020
PARIS: Airborne microplastics from traffic pollution may be entering the world's oceans at a similar rate to that from rivers, according to new research Tuesday warning that the pa...