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Czinger announces worldwide reveal plans for 21c hypercar
09 March 2020
LONDON: Due to the cancellation of 2020 Geneva Motor Show due to the coronavirus outbreak, Czinger Vehicles will globally launch as a brand and unveil its 21C hypercar in London, U...
Rare Volkswagen Golf Mk1 up for auction
09 March 2020
LONDON: An incredibly rare 1979 Volkswagen Golf GTI 1.6 Mk1 Series 1 in museum quality condition with ‘unicorn’ status will go under the hammer with leading online classic car auct...
New Nissan Sentra ad features actress Brie Larson
09 March 2020
NASHVILLE: Nissan and Academy Award-winning actress Brie Larson are partnering to make a bold statement on how the all-new Sentra can empower customers and encourage them to ne...
As one of China's 'Detroits' reopens, world's automakers wor...
09 March 2020
An employee wearing a face mask works on a car seat assembly line at Yanfeng Adient factory in Shanghai. — Reuters BEIJING: Automakers across the world face the possibility of ext...
Vehicle sales expected to grow 9% this year amid scepticism
09 March 2020
PETALING JAYA: The Malaysia Automotive Robotics and IoT Institute (MARii), an agency under the International Trade and Industry Ministry, has forecast total industry volume (TIV) t...
Maserati starts testing MC20
09 March 2020
MODENA: Maserati has begun testing of the prototype MC20 super sports car. The model is expected to be available in three variants: with V6 petrol engine, hybrid and an all-elec...
Bahrain F1 race to be held without fans due to coronavirus
09 March 2020
The Bahrain race in April 2018. The Formula One race this month in Bahrain will be run without spectators over fears about the new coronavirus. — AP DUBAI: The Bahrain Formula ...
US ride-hailing and food delivery companies to compensate dr...
09 March 2020
SAN FRANCISCO: US ride-hailing and food delivery companies including DoorDash Inc and Instacart are in discussions to compensate drivers and delivery personnel affected by the nove...
Uwe Gemballa's son faces suit from Gemballa GmbH
09 March 2020
Marc Philipp in Dubai with the last vehicles crafted by his father, Uwe. STUTTGART: The son of Uwe Gemballa is being sued for allegedly infringing on Gemballa's trademarks and pro...
Pollution from tyre wear 1,000 times worse than exhaust emis...
08 March 2020
LONDON: Pollution from tyre wear can be 1,000 times worse than what comes out of a car’s exhaust, Emissions Analytics has found. Harmful particle matter from tyres – and also br...
100 students learn how to code at VW's AutoUni
08 March 2020
WOLFSBURG: One hundred students have started their “Faculty 73” qualification programme at Volkswagen's AutoUni. They included students from seven countries including Malaysia. ...
Formula One scraps rule limiting driver helmet designs
07 March 2020
LONDON: Formula One has scrapped a rule which limited the number of different helmet designs a driver could wear during the course of a season. The governing FIA said on Friday ...
Venezuela's biker Ratgirls ride against sexism
07 March 2020
A member of female motorcycle club 'Ratgirls' taking a break outside a bar in Caracas. — AFP CARACAS: When she rides alone around the streets of Caracas astride a Suzuki GS500, ...
SEAT tech can detect if the driver falls asleep
07 March 2020
BARCELONA: SEAT is developing an AI-powered technology for cars that detects if a driver falls asleep and responds accordingly. SEAT is working with Eyesight Technologies to tra...
Bentley's latest special edition droptop Continental GT pays...
07 March 2020
LONDON: Bentley Mulliner has introduced the Continental GT Convertible Equestrian Edition. The branch of the British brand responsible for creating totally customised cars prese...
Prince Harry and F1 champion Lewis Hamilton open Silverstone...
06 March 2020
Harry and Hamilton posing with one of Hamilton's helmet as they visit the Silverstone Experience at Silverstone circuit, in Towcester, Britain, today. — Reuters SILVERSTONE: Princ...
Tesla wins approval to sell longer-range China-made Model 3 ...
06 March 2020
BEIJING: Tesla Inc has secured Chinese government approval to sell longer-range China-made model 3 vehicles in China, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology said today...
Coronavirus could kill off the auto show, once and for all
06 March 2020
File pic. In a social media-obsessed environment, the pillars sustaining the need for an auto show is already starting to look shaky. — Relaxnews NEW YORK: On Tuesday, Feb 25, Ben...
March 7 to 13: Fuel prices take a dive
06 March 2020
BMW Motorrad presents M Performance parts for S 1000 RR
06 March 2020
MUNICH: BMW Motorrad has come out with a range of M Performance parts for the new BMW S 1000 RR superbike similar to the offer available for BMW M automobiles. These components ...