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Volvo Cars in talks to reach emissions deal with California
01 April 2020
WASHINGTON:Volvo Cars confirmed Tuesday it is in talks with California to reach a voluntary emissions agreement. Mary Nichols, who heads the California Air Resources Board, disc...
Two strangers, narrow pavement: Social distancing at its har...
01 April 2020
You should walk against traffic so that you can see and avoid any oncoming cars. — dpa BERLIN: There's motorised traffic and then there's pedestrain traffic. Most people are doing...
Workshop offers free breakdown services to Covid-19 fighters...
31 March 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: Prestige CarCare is offering complimentary emergency services to all Covid-19 frontliners. These include doctors, health workers, policemen and Rela volunteers who...
BMW joins Toyota, Kia and Hyundai on hydrogen bandwagon
31 March 2020
MUNICH: Despite having invested heavily in battery technology for electric vehicles, BMW has also been dabbling in the alternative hydrogen fuel cell powertrain technologies. Th...
Mazda explores algae as biofuel
31 March 2020
HIROSHIMA: Mazda is currently involved in joint research projects and studies as part of an ongoing industry-academia-government collaboration to promote the wide-spread adoption o...
Coronavirus may prove virtual sports game changer
31 March 2020
PARIS: With an unprecedented captive audience of three billion people in coronavirus lockdown virtual sports events are wooing fans after traditional live sports were shut down and...
Honda e and CBR1000RR-R Fireblade pick up Red Dot Award
31 March 2020
TOKYO: Honda announced that its new Honda e electric vehicle and CBR1000RR-R Fireblade motorcycle has won the Red Dot Award for product design. The Honda e was given Red Dot's "...
Woman arrested for shouting at police at PJ checkpoint
31 March 2020
The woman being led to a police car following her outburst. PETALING JAYA: A motorist was arrested after she shouted at police personnel manning a roadblock here. The woman wa...
Ford to produce 50,000 ventilators in 100 days
31 March 2020
DEARBORN: Ford Motor Company, in collaboration with GE Healthcare, announced today it will begin producing in Michigan a third-party ventilator with the goal to produce 50,000 of t...
Aston Martin may need more cash even after bailout by billio...
31 March 2020
LONDON: Aston Martin Lagonda Global Holdings Plc said it may need to tap into high-interest notes it was trying to avoid drawing down, even after a £536 million (RM2.8bil) capital ...
Hyundai to set up lab in Singapore for EVs, future tech
31 March 2020
SEOUL: Hyundai Motor Co. is setting up an innovation centre in Singapore to develop and test technology across the automotive supply chain, including trialing the manufacturing pro...
Fiat Chrysler executives, salaried employees to take pay cut...
31 March 2020
DETROIT: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV’s top executives and salaried workers around the globe will take pay cuts in an act of “shared sacrifice” brought on by the coronavirus pandem...
How VW Atlas Cross Sport delivers concert-quality sound
31 March 2020
WOLFSBURG: You may be among the millions of vehicle owners who have never taken note of how many speakers your car has. But for many, car audio systems matter greatly – after all, ...
Venue of Detroit auto show turned into temporary Covid-19 ca...
31 March 2020
DETROIT: Just like the Geneva Auto Show, New York Auto Show and now even the Paris Motor Show, which wasn't scheduled to take place until October, the North American International ...
MBM Resources donates RM300,000 to anti-Covid-19 cause
31 March 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: MBM Resources Berhad donated RM300,000 to help support the nation’s healthcare system in the ongoing battle against the novel coronavirus (Covid-19). Channelled th...
China takes steps to heal virus-hit economy as infections fa...
31 March 2020
Workers wearing protective suits check customers' health QR codes at the entrance of a re-opened shopping mall in in Wuhan on Monday. — AP WUHAN: China ramped up efforts on Monday...
GAC Honda to absorb Honda Automobile (China)
31 March 2020
GUANGZHOU: GAC Honda Automobile Co., Ltd. (GAC Honda), a joint venture company of Honda in China, announced that it will absorb its wholly owned subsidiary, Honda Automobile (China...
Toyota Mobility Foundation helps Thailand with 10 sanitised ...
31 March 2020
BANGKOK: Toyota Mobility Foundation announced that it will provide 10 connected and sanitised shuttles for free to some Thai hospitals handling Covid-19 cases. These shuttles wi...
Coronavirus could force GM to delay its redesigned 2021 SUVs
31 March 2020
DETROIT: General Motors told suppliers on Monday it is postponing work on at least half a dozen future models to conserve cash during the coronavirus pandemic and suggested it coul...
Hyundai's wearable robot VEX wins for innovation
31 March 2020
SEOUL: Hyundai Motor Group’s latest exoskeleton wearable robot, Vest Exoskeleton (VEX), has won the Product Design category (Innovative Product field) at the Red Dot Design Awards,...