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Behold the 740hp ABT RS6-R muscle wagon
06 April 2020
MUNICH: German tuner ABT is at it again with the Audi RS6 Avant after having wowed us with the 700hp RS6 Avant Performance Nogaro Edition and the superlative 1,018-hp RS6-E hybrid....
BMW first-quarter sales slump as coronavirus hits all market...
06 April 2020
MUNICH: BMW AG’s first-quarter car deliveries sank by about 21% to 477,111 as the Covid-19 pandemic closed showrooms all over the world and idled production lines. BMW brand car...
Tesla engineers show ventilator prototype on YouTube
06 April 2020
NEW YORK: Engineers at Tesla showed a prototype for a ventilator on Sunday evening in a video published on the company’s YouTube channel, as hospitals around the country overwhelme...
Hyundai offers warranty extension for vehicles worldwide
06 April 2020
LOS ANGELES: Hyundai Motor has launched a warranty extension policy for its vehicles worldwide. Hyundai vehicles with original warranties that expire between March and June 2020...
Why Nissan said no to a tablet
06 April 2020
YOKOHAMA: It's a trend that's been hard to miss lately: many new cars have bulky, tablet-like screens smack in the middle of the dashboard. While these super-sized displays may ...
Nissan reports Covid-19 infection at Yokohama HQ
05 April 2020
YOKOHAMA: Nissan Motor Co. said an employee working at its global headquarters in Yokohama tested positive for the novel coronavirus. The employee hadn’t been at work since Marc...
Beijing autoshow postponed to September
03 April 2020
The 2018 Beijing auto show. — Reuters BEIJING: Organisers of the Beijing autoshow, which was scheduled to be held in late-April, said today the event would be held between Sept 26...
Mazda celebrates 100 years with special edition models
03 April 2020
HIROSHIMA: Mazda has today revealed its 100th Anniversary Special Edition series, a range of special versions of all the key passenger cars in the firm’s global line-up. Des...
April 4-10: Fuel prices sink further
03 April 2020
Nissan vehicle warranty expiring during MCO extended 30 days
03 April 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: Edaran Tan Chong Motor Sdn Bhd today announced that all Nissan vehicle warranties expiring during the movement control order (MCO) period will be extended by an addit...
The year’s hottest new cars just got cold as ice
03 April 2020
NEW YORK: At least three years and about US$1 billion (RM4.3bil). That’s roughly what it takes to make a new vehicle, from drafting table to dealerships. Car companies live and ...
Perodua gives RM2mil to the fight against Covid-19
03 April 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: Perodua has contributed RM2mil to the National Disaster Management Agency’s (Nadma) Covid-19 fund. Perodua also donated 150 mattresses, 200 pillows, 105 boxes of m...
GM to help Honda develop two new electric cars
03 April 2020
LOS ANGELES: General Motors and Honda have agreed to jointly develop two all-new electric vehicles for Honda, based on GM’s highly flexible global EV platform powered by proprietar...
Brits can now buy a Peugeot online
03 April 2020
LONDON: Car buyers in Britain can buy a new vehicle and access all the latest consumer offers through Peugeot Buy Online. The virtual showroom allows customers to buy any new Pe...
Young Driver programme teaches children as young as 10
03 April 2020
LONDON: Drivers as young as 10 years old are being taught how to drive under the Young Driver programme. The programme is the largest provider of driving lessons for pre-17 chil...
Proton adapts under MCO
03 April 2020
SUBANG JAYA: Under the movement control order (MCO), which began on March 18, Proton has followed its requirements and obtained approval from the relevant agencies for key operatio...
Skoda turns 125 - announces arrival of all-electric Enyaq SU...
03 April 2020
Skoda Vision iV concept starts the styling cues for the upcoming all-electric Enyaq SUV LONDON: Skoda is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year and 115 years since the comp...
Motorist claims trial to insulting cop, obstruction of duty
03 April 2020
PETALING JAYA: A 44-year-old sales manager claimed trial to two charges at a magistrate's Court here today over an incident in which she allegedly insulted a policeman. Tong Poh...
Scared workers staying away from factory floors, hitting out...
03 April 2020
PARIS: Philippe Petitcolin has had a hard time getting workers back on the factory floor. The Safran SA chief executive officer’s efforts to resume work at sites building jet en...
Audi e-tron Sportback planned for May debut
03 April 2020
INGOLSTADT: Audi has expanded its all-electric e-tron product line-up with the formal introduction of a sport utility vehicle (SIV) in the form of a Sportback 55 quattro that has 3...