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Jan 18-24: RON97 petrol price down 9 sen
17 January 2020
Porsche 718 GTS 4.0-litre Cayman and Boxster: Manual gearbox...
17 January 2020
ATLANTA, USA: Porsche is adding two new models to its mid-engine sports car range: the 718 Cayman GTS 4.0 and the 718 Boxster GTS 4.0. The new mid-engine sports cars are powere...
Lexus creates lunar mobility concept sketch
17 January 2020
NEW YORK: ED2, the European Advanced Design Studio for Toyota and Lexus dedicated to advanced concept proposals and groundbreaking design, was selected to contribute a lunar mobili...
BMW M charts new sales record
17 January 2020
MUNICH: The BMW M GmbH has concluded the 2019 financial year with a new sales record of 135,829 performance/high-performance automobiles. Compared with the previous year, the nu...
Ferrari Museums welcome over 600,000 visitors in 2019
17 January 2020
MARANELLO, Italy: The Ferrari Museums set a new record in 2019, attracting more than 600,000 visitors, a 12% increase on the previous year. Both venues experienced strong growt...
Win a Proton X70 by fuelling at Petron stations with ATM car...
17 January 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: ATM cards can now be used at all Petron petrol stations' self-service fuel pumps, thanks to a collaboration between Payments Network Malaysia Sdn Bhd (PayNet) and Pet...
China embraces battery-swapping system for electric vehicles
17 January 2020
BEIJING: China is stepping up efforts to facilitate initiatives that allow swapping electric-vehicle batteries on-the-go, seeking to further spur the adoption of EVs in the world’s...
Making of the Bentley Bentayga Speed — shown from the air
17 January 2020
LONDON: The handcrafting of the Bentley Bentayga Speed is captured in a new film released on Wednesday. Shot entirely at the Bentley factory in Crewe, England, the two-minute fi...
Opinion: Foxconn may be about to prove Elon Musk wrong
17 January 2020
File pic of Foxconn employees at work. In a proposed deal with FCA to make electric vehicles, Hon Hai would be responsible for design, components and supply chain management.— NEW...
Mercedes-Benz has a mudguard fixation
17 January 2020
STUTTGART: What do a ladies’ hat, a driving licence and a bobble head sausage dog have in common? They are three of “33 Extras” that steer one’s attention towards the fascinating d...
Lower toll charges expected to ease cost-of-living pressure,...
17 January 2020
PETALING JAYA: The government’s move to ask PLUS Malaysia Bhd to once and for all fix its toll charges at lower rates is expected to slow down hikes in transportation costs, say ec...
Socar announces one-way intercity service
17 January 2020
PETALING JAYA: The new Socar One-Way Intercity service allows users to book one-way reservations to/from Kuala Lumpur, Penang and Johor Baru without any additional one-way fees. ...
You get to pay less toll on six PLUS highways from Feb 1
17 January 2020
PETALING JAYA: Six highways will start lowering their tolls as early as Feb 1 and there will be no more toll hikes for the next 38 years, says the Prime Minister's Office. In a ...
Japan firms take few steps to brace for increasing floods, s...
17 January 2020
Residents trying to salvage a vehicle in a flood-hit area in Kurashiki, Okayama prefecture in this 2018 file pic. — AFP TOKYO: Japanese companies have contingency plans for the fl...
iPhone maker gets into electric cars via Fiat venture
17 January 2020
The logo of Foxconn, the trading name of Hon Hai Precision Industry, is seen on top of the company's building in Taipei. — Reuters TAIPEI: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., the main...
Shape-shifting chair by Jaguar Land Rover simulates sensatio...
17 January 2020
LONDON: Jaguar Land Rover reveals that the company is working on a shape-shifting seat that will make users feel as if they were walking. The goal is to reduce the health risks ...
Tata Communications ends F1 partnership
17 January 2020
F1 cars in the heat of action at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix last month. — Reuters LONDON: Tata Communications has ended a partnership with Formula One after eight years working together...
BMW Group Malaysia offers CNY 2020 deals
16 January 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: BMW and MINI buyers will enjoy attractive offers, cash rebates and financing solutions this festive season at authorised dealerships. From now until March 31, new ...
Dr M: PLUS won't be sold, 20-year extension for toll concess...
16 January 2020
KUALA LUMPUR: The Cabinet has decided not to sell PLUS to any bidders as they are not attractive enough, says Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamed. "We have studied all the bi...
Continental wants you to see the ground under you while you ...
16 January 2020
LAS VEGAS: Automotive supplier Continental has been asking an interesting question: What if you could see through your car's bonnet and engine to the road beneath? Using footage...