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Tesla suspends production at US vehicle plant due to coronav...
20 March 2020
A view of Tesla Inc's US plant. — Reuters SAN FRANCISCO: Tesla Inc on Thursday ended a standoff with local California authorities concerned about the spread of the coronavirus, sa...
Covid-19: Nissan and Toyota temporarily halt production in N...
20 March 2020
TOKYO: Nissan and Toyota have announced the temporary suspension of production in the US while Toyota has added Canada and Mexico to their list. Nissan's production halt in the ...
Beeeeep be-beep: How to speak Cairo's taxi driver horn langu...
20 March 2020
Saad deciphers the honking code of Cairo. — spa CAIRO: In Egypt's hopelessly gridlocked capital, beeping your horn has become something of an art form, a secret language that coul...
Covid-19: VW suspends US production
20 March 2020
WOLFSBURG: Volkswagen (VW) has announced its Chattanooga plant in the US will suspend production for one week. The German carmaker added that it plans to resume production on Ma...
Ferrari and Fiat look at helping Italy make ventilators in c...
20 March 2020
MILAN: Italian carmakers Ferrari and Fiat Chrysler are in talks with the nation’s biggest ventilator manufacturer to help to boost production of the life-saving machines that are u...
Legendary Mercedes 190 E Evo celebrates 30th anniversary
20 March 2020
The  190 E 2.5-16 Evolution II along with the 190 E 2.5-16 Evolution and 190 E 2.3-16. STUTTGART: As the name suggests, the "Evolution II" was the successor to the Mercedes-Benz 1...
Tesla reduces US factory personnel as Musk offers to produce...
20 March 2020
SAN FRANCISCO: Tesla Inc has told employees it lowered the number of workers at its California vehicle factory to comply with government guidelines to curb the spread of coronaviru...
Shared handlebars: Coronavirus halts urban electric scooter ...
20 March 2020
The urban mobility movement has begun responding to fears that their modes of transport could help spread the coronavirus in cities. — dpa MUNICH: The coronavirus pandemic, making...
Covid-19: JPJ decides to close until March 31 (updated)
19 March 2020
PETALING JAYA: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) has decided to close its counters from Friday until March 31. Other agencies in the ministry would also stop counter services....
Goodyear upgrades its driving simulator with VI-grade
19 March 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: The Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company announced that it will enhance its product development capabilities with the purchase of new VI-grade driving simulators, includi...
Covid-19: One positive case at DRB-Hicom subsidiary in Pekan
19 March 2020
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): DRB-Hicom Bhd has informed that an employee of its subsidiary, DRB-Hicom Auto Solutions Sdn Bhd (DHAS) in Pekan, Pahang has been tested positive with Covid-...
2021 Hyundai Elantra launched: Sportier, longer and roomier
19 March 2020
LOS ANGELES: Hyundai has launched its all-new 2021 Elantra and Elantra Hybrid at The Lot Studios in West Hollywood. The 2021 Elantra features Hyundai’s latest Sensuous Sportines...
Covid-19: Rolls-Royce manufacturing plant in UK suspended fo...
19 March 2020
LONDON: Rolls-Royce Motor Cars announced  that production at the company’s Goodwood-based manufacturing plant will be suspended from Monday, March 23 for two weeks. In order to ...
New Renault Zoe goes on sale in the UK
19 March 2020
LONDON: The pioneering Renault Zoe electric vehicle (EV) is back with a third-generation iteration. Touted as the most popular EV sold in Europe, the latest Zoe is being sold in...
BMW 530e M Sport: Visionary business sedan
19 March 2020
Hailing from a long line of premium sedans, the latest BMW 5 Series continues to solidify its appeal among businessmen and enthusiasts. With electrification being the forward di...
Alfa Romeo 105 / 115 Series (1963 - 1977) to be reborn in ca...
18 March 2020
LONDON: UK-based Alfa Romeo restorers Alfaholics has produced new "clothes" for the 105 / 115 Series (Giulia) that had its production run from 1963 to 1977. And it's all made out o...
Kia Sorento finally gets global launch
18 March 2020
SEOUL: The flag-ship fourth-generation Kia Sorento received its global unveiling and has been touted to have been engineered to take on everything life throws at it. This sport ...
BMW x 3T creates "sheer cycling pleasure"
18 March 2020
MUNICH: German carmaker BMW and Italian bike manufacturer 3T have announced their collaboration to deliver "sheer cycling pleasure" to BMW customers. “We are extremely proud tha...
BMW eDrive Zones help clear the air in urban areas
18 March 2020
MUNICH: With the new digital service of BMW eDrive Zones designed to support all-electric drives, BMW Group is providing greater support for its plug-in hybrid models within city l...
New functions coming to MBUX
18 March 2020
STUTTGART: Weather report, horoscope or puzzles: with the keyword "Hey Mercedes", passengers in a Mercedes-Benz now have access to four new entertainment options via the MBUX (Merc...